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Frankenstein, or the Modern Prometheus

Mary Shelley

Mary Shelley's classic gothic horror novel. The scientific young genius, Frankenstein, discovers a method for creating life in inanimate objects and sets about a project to build a human in his laboratory. He is successful in his aim, but in so doing, unleashes on the world a creature whose physical deformities make him repulsive to everyone who sets eyes on him. Starved of human affection, the monster becomes increasingly vindictive and violent, and turns the full force of his superhuman powers to the task of revenging himself on his own creator. At first Frankenstein is unaware of the fiend pursuing him. But soon the ghastly horror of his situation becomes terrifying clear... and the only solution is to find and destroy the monster, before he wreaks havoc on the entire world.

Mary Shelley's classic gothic horror novel. The scientific young genius, Frankenstein, discovers a method for creating life in inanimate objects and sets about a project to build a human in his laboratory. He is successful in his aim, but in so doing, unleashes on the world a creature whose physical deformities make him repulsive to everyone who sets eyes on him. Starved of human affection, the monster becomes increasingly vindictive and violent, and turns the full force of his superhuman powers to the task of revenging himself on his own creator. At first Frankenstein is unaware of the fiend pursuing him. But soon the ghastly horror of his situation becomes terrifying clear... and the only solution is to find and destroy the monster, before he wreaks havoc on the entire world.
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Genres:

Classics

Description:

Mary Shelley's classic gothic horror novel. The scientific young genius, Frankenstein, discovers a method for creating life in inanimate objects and sets about a project to build a human in his laboratory. He is successful in his aim, but in so doing, unleashes on the world a creature whose physical deformities make him repulsive to everyone who sets eyes on him. Starved of human affection, the monster becomes increasingly vindictive and violent, and turns the full force of his superhuman powers to the task of revenging himself on his own creator. At first Frankenstein is unaware of the fiend pursuing him. But soon the ghastly horror of his situation becomes terrifying clear... and the only solution is to find and destroy the monster, before he wreaks havoc on the entire world.

Language:

English

Narrators:

Cathy Dobson

Length:

8h 10m


Chapters

Chapter 1
Chapter 1

07:58


Chapter 2
Chapter 2

08:31


Chapter 3
Chapter 3

02:05


Chapter 4
Chapter 4

17:45


Chapter 5
Chapter 5

11:14


Chapter 6
Chapter 6

14:31


Chapter 7
Chapter 7

17:41


Chapter 8
Chapter 8

16:51


Chapter 9
Chapter 9

15:15


Chapter 10
Chapter 10

17:24


Chapter 11
Chapter 11

23:39


Chapter 12
Chapter 12

20:47


Chapter 13
Chapter 13

14:51


Chapter 14
Chapter 14

15:58


Chapter 15
Chapter 15

17:57


Chapter 16
Chapter 16

13:25


Chapter 17
Chapter 17

13:21


Chapter 18
Chapter 18

11:15


Chapter 19
Chapter 19

20:14


Chapter 20
Chapter 20

20:41


Chapter 21
Chapter 21

12:39


Chapter 22
Chapter 22

18:49


Chapter 23
Chapter 23

16:59


Chapter 24
Chapter 24

23:00


Chapter 25
Chapter 25

23:22


Chapter 26
Chapter 26

22:23


Chapter 27
Chapter 27

16:46


Chapter 28
Chapter 28

19:33


Chapter 29
Chapter 29

15:32


Chapter 30
Chapter 30

19:37