October 9th, 2016
Episode 200 of 202 episodes
If you know the story of Harry Potter, Boy Wizard, you’ll know he spent years living under the stairs, lonely and unloved. Do you wonder why he didn’t read more? Writer Lev Grossman did, & he argues Harry should have read more nerdy fantasy, and it would have helped him enormously. And so in his cult series The Magicians, Grossmans characters are big readers. They know their Narnia.
Have you trembled ‘round the campfire as the ghost stories are told? Do tales of horrors wrought by nature and beyond strike fear in your soul? Is it best when you are afraid to turn out the light? Thrill to stories that strike at your deepest fears, as host Stephen Kilpatrick brings the best of horror fiction to your ears and your mind, read to you by the most chilling narrators that podcasting has to offer. <br /> <br /> Podcasting the finest in genre fiction, Tales to Terrify is where the depths of horror reveal the truths of good, evil, and the human spirit in the District of Wonders podcast network. Like all shows in the District of Wonders, Tales to Terrify is supported by a welcoming community of dedicated fans and contributors. Subscribe today, and begin your journey through the spine-tingling depths of storytelling.<br /> <br /> Everyone has a story in the District of Wonders. Come and find yours.