Since 1997, you’ve been coming to to discuss everything from Stephen King to writing to Harry Potter. You’ve made our site more than a place to discover your next book: you’ve made it a community. But like all things internet, is growing and changing. We've said goodbye to our community message boards—but that doesn’t mean we won’t still be a place for adventurous readers to connect and discover.

Now, you can explore the most exciting new titles (and remember the classics) at the Barnes & Noble Book Blog. Check out conversations with authors like Jeff VanderMeer and Gary Shteyngart at the B&N Review, and browse write-ups of the best in literary fiction. Come to our Facebook page to weigh in on what it means to be a book nerd. Browse digital deals on the NOOK blog, tweet about books with us,or self-publish your latest novella with NOOK Press. And for those of you looking for support for your NOOK, the NOOK Support Forums will still be here.

We will continue to provide you with books that make you turn pages well past midnight, discover new worlds, and reunite with old friends. And we hope that you’ll continue to tell us how you’re doing, what you’re reading, and what books mean to you.

BN Editor
Posts: 291
Registered: ‎09-24-2006
0 Kudos

Further Reading

More Monstrous Classics

Book Cover Image: Title: Dracula, Author: Bram Stoker

Buy It
Bram Stoker
The sinister character of Count Dracula has inspired countless movies, books, and plays -- but few, if any, have been fully faithful to Bram Stoker's original novel of horror, love, sin and redemption. Dracula chronicles the vampire's journey from Transylvania to the murky streets of London, where he seeks out the blood of young men and women to sustain and empower him.

Book Cover Image: Title: The Strange Case of Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde, Author: Robert Louis Stevenson

Buy It
The Strange Case of Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde
Robert Louis Stevenson
In Robert Louis Stevenson's eerie classic, idealistic young scientist Henry Jekyll concocts -- and foolishly drinks -- a potent mixture he hopes will identify and eradicate human evil. Instead, the potion unleashes dark forces within him, transforming him into the murderous Mr. Hyde. The Strange Case of Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde dramatically illustrates the duality that can exist within one person.

Book Cover Image: Title: The Invisible Man, Author: H. G. Wells

Buy It
The Invisible Man
H. G. Wells
Wells's The Invisible Man is a classic combination of blood-chilling terror and psychological suspense -- the tale of an ambitious scientist who discovers the formula for invisibility -- a secret that eventually drives him into the depths of madness and despair.

Book Cover Image: Title: The Island of Dr. Moreau, Author: H. G. Wells

Buy It
The Island of Dr. Moreau
H. G. Wells
Here, Wells conjures up a mysterious island where a mad doctor experiments with turning animals into grotesque human-like creatures. The island is discovered by survivors of a South Pacific shipwreck, with disastrous results. This 1896 tale can be read both as a chilling social satire and as a premonition of future scientific developments.

Book Cover Image: Title: Moby-Dick, Author: Herman Melville

Buy It
Herman Melville
On a previous voyage, a mysterious white whale had ripped off the leg of a sea captain named Ahab. Now the crew of the Pequod, on a pursuit that features constant adventure and horrendous mishaps, must follow the mad Ahab into the abyss to satisfy his unslakeable thirst for vengeance.

Book Cover Image: Title: The Legend of Sleepy Hollow, Author: Washington Irving

Buy It
The Legend of Sleepy Hollow
Washington Irving
Washington Irving's classic tale tells the story of Ichabod Crane, a superstitious Connecticut schoolteacher who is driven out of town by Abraham "Brom Bones" Van Brunt, his rival for the hand of the fair Katrina Van Tassel. The eerie myth evoked in the story is that of the Headless Horseman, the ghost of a Hessian trooper who lost his head to a cannonball during a Revolutionary War battle."

See the latest news about book clubs in the Book Clubs Blog.
Users Online
Currently online: 34 members 270 guests
Please welcome our newest community members: