Speculative fiction is a broad umbrella category of narrative fiction referring to any fiction story that includes elements, settings and characters whose features are created out of imagination and speculation rather than based on attested reality and everyday life. That encompasses the genres of science fiction, fantasy, science fantasy, horror, alternative history, and magic realism.
Remembering the Halloween that culminated in the massacre of an entire
family and a local television host's death on the air, the citizens of
Twainton are shocked when Druzeppa, the dead host, comes back to life
twenty years later.