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Review: Frankenstein

User Review  - Rachel Pieters - Goodreads

The book is far different from the movies. If the movies are your only reference to Frankenstein, then be prepared for a much slower-moving, but richer, version of the story. I also just want to add ... Read full review

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User Review  - Sarah - Goodreads

This is the first book that I have read in months that was actually a required reading, so I was a bit more pressed for time when reading Frankenstein. I had assignments to do while reading, which is ... Read full review

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User Review  - Eloise Mehan - Goodreads

I'm torn both ways with this. The story is legend - we all know the basic premise. I loved how it was written. The way Shelley strings sentences together and displays the strong feelings of the ... Read full review

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User Review  - Redg18 - Goodreads

The story of Frankenstein began as a challenge from Lord Byron to his friends to write a ghost story. The result is a story that is meant to entertain and sensationalize. The story is written in an ... Read full review

Review: Frankenstein

User Review  - Manny - Goodreads

"Pray tell me your story," I said, "if it will not weary you overmuch." He fixed me with an eye still firm of purpose. "I had long been fascinated by the dark arts of Parody and Homage," he began. "I ... Read full review

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User Review  - Bob Larson - Goodreads

After seeing and hearing about versions of this story for years it was very interesting to see what the original source material was. This story is great and works very well in the frame style of novel that was a feature of the era. Read full review

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User Review  - Jackson Hedrick - Goodreads

Most people consider this book a classic and after reading it, I can see why. Frankenstein, though a bit slow compared to some books, is extremely good. It has a ton of vocabulary, and in my opinion ... Read full review

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User Review  - Devyn Duffy - Goodreads

"When I looked around, I saw and heard of none like me. Was I then a monster, a blot upon the earth, from which all men fled, and whom all men disowned?" I am amazed at how different the novel ... Read full review

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User Review  - Abubakar - Goodreads

How can a young-abandoned-monster speak more eloquently and eruditely than any of my university professors? Either its miraculous or a total bullshit. And i think its the later. Nice theme though, man made stuff getting out of control is actually a fascinating theme. Read full review

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User Review  - Troi-Anne - Goodreads

It's been a while since I read this book, but every time I see it or someone mentions it, I get an overwhelming feeling of love and the desperate need to talk to someone about this beautiful book. But ... Read full review

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