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Review: Frankenstein

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Like many readers, I was well familiar with the narrative before I first laid eyes on the novel. I expected it to be scary - not that scary since I've never read horror before and the very concept of ... Read full review

Review: Frankenstein

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The story was rich in vocabulary and extraordinarily vivid. Her extremely complex narrative point of view on the story flowed beautifully made it more spellbinding. I'm very curious on how Mary ... Read full review

Review: Frankenstein

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This was a spectacular book, although not at all what I expected. Pop culture Frankenstein is all about the horror of the monster and Victor's obsession with creating life, but it really explored ... Read full review

Review: Frankenstein

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Everyone has probably either watched one of the multiple adaptions of Mary Shelley's novel or at least heard about the monster created by Victor Frankenstein, but if you haven't read the book itself ... Read full review

Review: Frankenstein

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"Frankenstein" is a wonderful book written (at least officially) by an 18 years old girl. It goes deep into human soul exploring the most popular theme of all, love, more than (the expected) death ... Read full review

Review: Frankenstein

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It's been fifty years since I had read Frankenstein, and, now—after a recent second reading—I am pleased to know that the pleasures of that first reading have been revived. Once again--just as it ... Read full review

Review: Frankenstein

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I read Frankenstein when I was 16 years old and it just made my jaw drop. I had never read anything like that before. Here was a novel that starts with a letter, which morphs into a flashback that ... Read full review

Review: Frankenstein

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This is a powerful classic. It's been a busy week for me or else this is one that I could have read in one sitting. Being a fan of horror I can now, not only check this off my to read list, but also found a book that is among my favorites. Read full review

Review: Frankenstein

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Wow !!That is one of the most powerful stories I have ever read. As far as classics go that was a pretty easy to understand story. Highly recommended! Read full review

Review: Frankenstein

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I've just read Mary Shelley's Frankenstein or, the Modern Prometheus, for the first time (published 1818 - and acknowledging its debt to Greek mythology in the title). It is of course the original mad ... Read full review


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