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7 months ago at Mar 3 7:43
My apologies, but this review is going to be a bit frantic due to my brain being so oxygen-starved by the novel’s breath-stealing gorgeousness that I'm feeling a bit light-headed. So please forgive the random thoughts.

First: Mary Shelley…I love you!!

Second: Dear Hollywood - you lying dung pile of literature-savaging, no talent hacks…you got this all wrong. Please ... read more
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Description: Amazon.com Review Frankenstein, loved by many decades of readers and praised by such eminent literary critics as Harold Bloom, seems hardly to need a recommendation. If you haven't read it recently, though, you may not remember the sweeping force of the prose, the grotesque, surreal imagery, and the multilayered doppelgänger themes of Mary Shelley's masterpiece. As fantasy writer Jane Yolen writes of this (the reviewer's favorite) edition, "The strong black and whites of the main text [illustrations] are dark and brooding, with unremitting shadows and stark contrasts. But the central conversation with the monster--who owe ... (more)
Manufacturer: Bantam Classics
Release date: 1 June 1984
ISBN-10 : 0553212478 | ISBN-13: 9780553212471
Tags: Thriller (2), Horror (2), Sciencefiction (2), Mystery (1), Dark (1), Fiction (1)
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Kyle Ellis posted a review 7 months ago

“My apologies, but this review is going to be a bit frantic due to my brain being so oxygen-starved by the novel’s breath-stealing gorgeousness that I'm feeling a bit light-headed. So please forgive the random thoughts.

First: Mary Shelley…I love you!!

Second: Dear Hollywood - you lying dung pile of literature-savaging, no talent hacks…you got this all wrong. Please learn to read and get yourself a copy of the source material before you FUBAR it again.

Third: My heart shattered for the “monster” and I haven’t felt this strong a desire to “hug it out, bitch” since reading Grendel and Crooked Letter, Crooked Letter. The “wretch” is so well drawn and powerfully portrayed that he form the emotional ligament for the entire story. He is among the ” read more

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"Hermosa obra sobre la falta de moralidad y valentía del ser humano al tomar decisiones, se extiende incluso a más que eso, como el valor de los seres queridos y la fortaleza de los ideales; pocos errores puedo recalcar. Con gusto me explayaré más sobre el libro en el futuro. (Término de la lectura: 22 de diciembre de 2020)."


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