The Turn of the Screw

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The Turn of the Screw  
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Henry James
Author Henry James
Language English
Genre(s) Horror novel
Publisher Macmillan
Release date 1898
Media type Print

The Turn of the Screw is a horror novel by Henry James. It was published in 1898. The story is about two children in a lonely country house. Their governess believes they are possessed by the ghosts of two dead servants. The novel was made into an opera by Benjamin Britten, and into a movie called The Innocents starring Deborah Kerr.