Touchstones: Essays on the Fantastic by John Howard is essential reading if you want to learn more about the genre’s roots. Click on the link to discover more.

“In all there are twenty-two essays, every one of ‘em readable and informative thanks to Howard’s winning combination of clarity, enthusiasm, and erudition” and Touchstones has something for everyone who is interested in the highways and byways of weird fiction.” – Supernatural Tales