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The Stopped Heart by Julie Myerson review – a deeply chilling ghost story

Past and present merge in this psychological twister set in a picturesque country cottage<p>Haunted houses can be a difficult trick to pull off in fiction: it is testament to Julie Myerson’s skill that her 10th novel features a haunted house that is not only entirely believable but deeply …

16 Great Indies from 2016 to Stream on Netflix

<i>2016 wasn’t all bad. For proof, one need look no further than the impressive array of independent films released last year, some of which have now</i> …

Ava DuVernay

The 50 funniest films… chosen by comedians

Comedy,David Baddiel,Sarah Millican,Stewart Lee,Romesh Ranganathan,Tim Key,Stephen Merchant,Alan Davies,Bridget Christie,Bridesmaids,When Harry Met Sally,Team America: World Police,Borat,The King of Comedy,This Is Spinal Tap,The Wolf Of Wall Street,Ghostbusters,Sisters,Monty Python's Life of …

Five toys that will get kids of all ages interested in technology

It’s that magical time of year, when you can force your own interests on other people via the act of gifting. If you’re interested in technology and want to make sure the children in your life grow up with similar knowledge (more than just how to text or use an iPad), then holiday gifts are a good …

Lego

A Guide to Parental Controls By Device

Smartphones. Tablets. Gaming systems. With so many options, it seems almost impossible to limit what (and how much) your child views. Don’t worry: We’ve got a plan to regain control.<p>Despite the American Academy of Pediatrics’ recommendation to select and view online content together with your …

Graphic, Novel: 8 Horror Comics to Keep You Up All Night

Cullen Bunn cut his horror comic teeth with the occult western <i>The Sixth Gun</i> (also well worth your time), but <i>Harrow County</i> is where his twisted …

Graphic Novels

The 75 Best Horror Movies of All-Time

Horror films are something you have to prepare for. Whether it’s gripping the seat or shielding your eyes or ears from the grossness, or wrapping …

20 scary books to terrify you this Halloween

19 Fascinating Crime Documentaries You Can Watch On Netflix Right Now

Prepare to be fascinated and disturbed in equal measure.

100 movies on Netflix that everyone needs to watch in their lifetime

But narrowing it down to just movies, you can put a good dent in some classics, if you have the right guide.<p>Well, that's why we're here.<p>We have searched through all of the titles on the streaming giant so you don't have to, and we put together the 100 movies streaming on Netflix you have to watch …

This hypnotic illusion will make you hallucinate – without taking drugs

Scientists believe they have found a way to induce hallucinations in healthy individuals for the first time and have released a trippy video to prove it.<p>Researchers say the clip will make you hallucinate and hope the 'breakthrough' will lead to new treatments for people with Parkinson’s who may …

15 Creepy Books to Read with Your Book Club This Fall

This Trailer for the French Scifi Movie Evolution Will Creep You Out So, So Much

The trailer for Lucile Hadzihalilovic’s <i>Evolution</i> begins with a young boy discovering a dead body, and that’s not even in the top 10 of the creepiest …

Horror

5 Books That Will Make You Happier, According to Bibliotherapists

A book a day keeps the doctor away?<p>We're all familiar with the way a book can help us temporarily escape from reality (that's why we love summer reading so much, after all), but did you know that reading books can literally act as therapy?<p>That's right: Reading therapy, a.k.a. bibliotherapy, is the …

The Healthology - The Healthology

Home Blog<p>Have you come across a bottle of Worcestershire sauce at the supermarket but didn’t bother to put it in your shopping cart because you had …

8 reasons your pain won't go away

One of only a handful of physicians in the country who is board-certified in Family Medicine and Pain Medicine, Gary Kaplan, DO, author of <i>Total Recovery</i> and founder of The Kaplan Center for Integrative Medicine, was able to apply his pioneering perspective to help answer one of the most difficult …

17 Books To Drop Everything and Read Right Now

Now that fall is here, the idea of wrapping up in a comfy fleece blanket with a cup of cider and a good book is all-encompassing. From lesser-known …

Books

The 15 Most WTF Movies of All Time

by Emily Casalena<p>– on<p>in Lists<p>Who doesn’t love seeing an utterly bizarre and inexplicable film every once in awhile? Luckily, the cinema world has …

The Insomnia Machine

In 1914, The Lancet reported on a clergyman who was found dead in a pool; he had left behind this suicide note: “Another sleepless night, no real sleep for weeks. Oh, my poor brain, I cannot bear the lengthy, dark hours of the night.”<p>I came across that passage with a shock of recognition. Many …

This Easy One-Pot Chicken Marsala Pasta Dinner Is Right Up Your Alley

Its creamy, its easy, and it's delicious!<p>Serves 6<p>3 tablespoons olive oil<p>1 ½ pounds boneless skinless chicken breast, cut in chunks<p>2 cups sliced white or button mushrooms<p>1 white onion, sliced<p>3 cups chicken stock<p>1 ½ cups heavy cream<p>1 cup Marsala wine*<p>3 cups uncooked penne pasta<p>1 cup shredded parmesan …

50 questions to ask your spouse on date night that can strengthen your marriage

You have caught the man of your dreams and love every second you spend together. That's great! Everyone wishes they could say the same thing. Even if …

Love Stories

The 19 best documentaries on Netflix

Netflix can be the perfect escape—especially when you’re talking <i>Stranger Things</i>, Winona Ryder and those adorable ’80s kids on a sci-fi quest. But the …

The 10 best TV shows to stream this summer: from Stranger Things to UnREAL

From 80s monster hunting to brain-eating space ants, Amazon, Netflix and Walter Presents have a lot to offer this season<p>The buzziest show of the year, Stranger Things is an unrepentant love letter to the 1980s. The story – essentially The Goonies Go Monster Hunting – is sharp and suspenseful, but …

11 Perfect Beach Reads

Originally published on Kirkus. For more from Kirkus, click here.<p>PHOTO GALLERY<p>11 Perfect Beach Reads<p>Follow Kirkus on Twitter: www.twitter.com/KirkusReviews

Books

5 Famous Novels That Will Reignite Your Creativity

When was the last time you read something this deep?<p>I am a writer, and part of being a great writer means reading--a lot.<p>But reading has so many other benefits that people tend to forget, one of which being it works your brain in a different way than reading blogs (like this one) or magazines or …