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Review: Frankenstein

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I must admit I had preconceptions of what this novel would be like, yet the reality could not have been further from my assumptions. A clever, captivating philosophical novel on the human condition. Read full review

Review: Frankenstein

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A modern Prometheus. A classic piece of genius by Mary Shelley. The work itself is as much a patchwork creation as the 'monster'. A mishmash of epistolary novel, first person narrative, and stories ... Read full review

Review: Frankenstein

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Let's have a party Victor. Let's get together and celebrate all things Gothic, and dark, and wonderful. Let's have it in an attic in an old house in the middle of a thunderstorm, and then afterwards ... Read full review

Review: Frankenstein

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This is easily one of my favorite books ever written. It amazes me that Mary Shelley created this amazing thought-provoking work when she was only 19-years-old! Mary Shelley gave birth to modern sic ... Read full review

Review: Frankenstein

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at one point, she had the monster tell his story through Frankenstein who was telling his story to the ship's captain who was telling his story in a letter to his sister. Read full review

Review: Frankenstein

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Maybe it's the lingering fumes from teaching the Romantic poets, or maybe it's from my penchant of always loving the monster more than the man, but I found myself fawning over Frankenstein more ... Read full review

Review: Frankenstein

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Probably one of my favorite novels. Read full review

Review: Frankenstein

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I never would have imagined that I would like Frankenstein. But, I kind of felt like it was a cultural literacy question. Compound this with the fact that one of my coworkers named it her favorite ... Read full review

Review: Frankenstein

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“How mutable are our feelings, and how strange is that clinging love we have of life even in the excess of misery!” Beautifully tragic and beautifully heartbreaking. The human condition of wanting to ... Read full review

Review: Frankenstein

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It has not been a week since I finished reading Frankenstein by Mary Shelley and still keep thinking about it almost all the time. It made a deep impression on me, so much so that I felt an urge to ... Read full review


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