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LibraryThing Review

User Review  - lena_kate - LibraryThing

Unbelievable. This book was the core text for my undergrad dissertation on the psychology of horror fiction. It's just incredible how saturated this book is with psychological undertones... not just ... Read full review

My favorite book of all time.

User Review  - TheRavensLenore - Borders

I am in love with the "monster" portrayed in this book. From his point of view, it's when the coldness of the world changes us for the worse. To think that she wrote this novel at such a young age, it is profound. Read full review

A Brief review of "Frankenstein"

User Review  - VendettLia - Borders

Oh, This is a beautiful book. How its words flow just right with the story, is just Magnificiant. The story is captivating, not to mention wonderfully depressing.(^^) I really do have high respects ... Read full review

Review: Frankenstein

User Review  - Goodreads

I was impressed right from the introduction of this book. The edition that I borrowed from the library (which I don't have with me or I would tell you more about it) included a biography of Mary ... Read full review

Review: Frankenstein

User Review  - Rhys Thomas - Goodreads

Every Halloween I try and read a gothic horror. Last year I read this one. I have a lovely Reader's Digest edition with a pamphlet explaining a little of the book's background. Read full review

Review: Frankenstein

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(Reprinted from the Chicago Center for Literature and Photography [cclapcenter.com:]. I am the original author of this essay, as well as the owner of CCLaP; it is not being reprinted illegally.) The ... Read full review

Review: Frankenstein

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Most of the people just do not get Frankenstein. It is more along the lines of an epic Romantic poem in a novel's form. The fact that the monster was abandoned by his creator is a direct symbol of the ... Read full review

Review: Frankenstein

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I discovered book reviews that I wrote in 2003 and happened to have one for Mary Shelley's Frankenstein. It is a sure sign of my total burnout that I'm allowing 2003 me to speak for 2008 me, but there ... Read full review

Review: Frankenstein

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What happens when a man wants to compare himself to God in his actions and aspirations? What if he does not evaluate the consequences of his actions? Eager to prove, to himself in the first place and ... Read full review

Review: Frankenstein

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Mary Shelly wrote this book when she was only 18 years old. She was under the heavy influence of her politically radical, and powerful parents. And she was very much aware of the political movements ... Read full review


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