Haunted or Mad? That Is the Question… The Turn of the Screw Were their ghosts doomed forever to wander the manor? Will Miles now join them? Or, was the governess just a madwoman, a victim of isolation and mental illness combined? Examine these and several other theories with your class after you finish reading The Turn of the Screw.
Page by Page: Reading The Turn of the Screw The story is told in a flashback. There is a narrator who is hosting a party at Christmas. He wants all his guests to tell a ghost story; this is an English Christmas tradition.
Meet and Greet: An Overview Of The Turn of the Screw The Turn of the Screw is a ghost story written by Henry James. It is set on an estate in England. A woman is hired to take care of two young children. While she cares for them, she becomes convinced that the estate is being haunted by former employees.