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Review: Frankenstein

User Review  - Emily May - Goodreads

I have love in me the likes of which you can scarcely imagine and rage the likes of which you would not believe. If I cannot satisfy the one, I will indulge the other. I was walking along earlier ... Read full review

Review: Frankenstein: Or, The Modern Prometheus

User Review  - Lynell - Goodreads

First our group talked a bit about how this story came about, as a group literary challenge, and the effects of this literary group on Mary's writing. It was also mentioned that, recently, a French ... Read full review

Review: Frankenstein: Or, The Modern Prometheus

User Review  - Thomas - Goodreads

While intellectual and thought-provoking, I thought this book was dull and its characters lacking life. Frankenstein especially exemplified melodrama. I can see why it's a classic - some of the themes ... Read full review

Review: Frankenstein: Or, The Modern Prometheus

User Review  - Eric Kalnins - Goodreads

Perhaps surprisingly had never read nor seen any of the multitude of films on Frankenstein. Really enjoyed and was surprised by themes and morals it raised. May be I need to read more classics ... they are classics for a reason. Read full review

Review: Frankenstein: Or, The Modern Prometheus

User Review  - Jessica - Goodreads

This book is tricky to review. I do truly appreciate what Mary Shelly created, for it was a whole genre and school of thought that had before her work been relatively absent. She also gets major kudo ... Read full review

Review: Frankenstein: Or, The Modern Prometheus

User Review  - Zehra Uzun - Goodreads

The book is an excellent example of how destructive humans are in reality. We destroy everything that is not like us whether they are good or bad. We do not consider how our actions will affect others; we only act in behalf of ourselves. Thus we create our own enemies. Read full review

Review: Frankenstein: Or, The Modern Prometheus

User Review  - Chooi - Goodreads

Rating: 4.5/5 I won't lie: I was ignorant of the original story of Frankenstein prior to reading it. My conception of it was filled with Hollywood's bastardizations of Frankenstein - angry mob with ... Read full review

Review: Frankenstein: Or, The Modern Prometheus

User Review  - Czarny Pies - Goodreads

Frankenstein is finally getting the recognition it deserves as one of the most important works of the European wide romantic movement. Shelley the author clearly had read and understood the debates of ... Read full review

Review: Frankenstein: Or, The Modern Prometheus

User Review  - Aaron - Goodreads

What a wonderful horrible book! Man I sure missed out in high school, if my English teacher could see me now... What are the effects of one choice? How do we live with consequences? Does compassion or ... Read full review

Review: Frankenstein: Or, The Modern Prometheus

User Review  - Marco Crosa - Goodreads

Frankenstein is one of those stories that anyone has heard about but that only a few have actually read. The imaginary of the book has become so much powerful to influence the later literary tradition ... Read full review

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