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Frankenstein Is Alive! At The Morgan Library

It’s alive! That famous exclamation by Dr. Frankenstein rang out in the 1931 version of the movie Frankenstein. Before the ...

I Am Mary Shelley’s Monster

Do you, too, have a slight (or not slight) obsession with Mary Shelley and Frankenstein? This post is for you.

5 New Biographies About Mary Shelley

Mary Shelley's masterpiece Frankenstein was published 200 years ago. Learn more about her fascinating life and work in these new books for young and old!

40 FRANKENSTEIN Quotes from Mary Shelley’s Classic

I went back to the text to see how relevant Mary Shelley's classic is today, and pulled these 40 Frankenstein quotes to show how truly great this class novel is.

Watch the Chilling MARY SHELLEY Trailer, Starring Elle Fanning

The brand-new MARY SHELLEY trailer shows Elle Fanning as the author of FRANKENSTEIN. This forthcoming feminist biopic on the life of Mary Wollstonecraft Godwin will be released May 25.

Book Fetish: Volume 278 — Science Fiction Edition

Bookish goodies for your literary life.

4 Frankenstein Retellings

Mary Shelley's legacy continues to haunt readers and writers. Check out these frightening Frankenstein stories told through comics, YA fantasy, and fiction.

10 Gothic Books in Honor of Mary Shelley

Creepy, gothic reads to celebrate Mary Shelley's upcoming 220th birthday.

Book Fetish: Spooky Edition

Bookish goodies for your literary life.

18 FRANKENSTEIN Covers From Around the World

18 great foreign edition covers for FRANKENSTEIN.

40 Great FRANKENSTEIN Covers

A look at 40 different book covers for Mary Shelley's classic FRANKENSTEIN.

5 Books to Celebrate Mary Shelley’s Birthday

5 books about Mary Shelley's life, work, and legacy.

The Genesis of Science Fiction

On the idea that science fiction didn't begin in the 17th or 18th centuries, but with our first myths thousands of years ago.

13 Creepy Bits of Bookish Trivia

These are in no particular order according to creepiness. However, if you’re like me and are terrified by your own ...

In Search of A Faithful Adaptation of Frankenstein

The trailer for Victor Frankenstein starring James McAvoy and Daniel Radcliffe dropped early last week to distinctly mixed reactions, especially ...