Originally Posted by mdamien13
The book isn't very terrifying or anything, but it definitely creates a great atmosphere of unease and disgust. Some of the imagery would be almost unfilmable for a movie, I think.
The chapter when the ectoplasm is secreted from the woman's hand and forms into a human was written very well.
The tension from the dr's wife and the other medium is well explained and in many parts you can almost sense the unease.