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Victor Frankenstein is the main character in Mary Shelley's 1818 novel Frankenstein; or, The Modern Prometheus. He is an Italian-Swiss scientist (born in Naples, Italy) who, after studying chemical processes and the decay of living beings, gains an insight into the creation of life and gives life to his own creature, often referred to as Frankenstein's monster, or often colloquially referred to as simply "Frankenstein". Victor later regrets meddling with nature through his creation, as he inadvertently endangers his own life, as well as the lives of his family and friends, when the creature se ...more
Children's Frankenstein Books
Mary Shelley in YA & Middle Grade Fiction
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Origins of Sci-Fi 1600s - 1800s
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Jazzy Creature Feature Challenge - Monsters / Bogey Man / Frankenstein / Orc / BEMs Bud-Eyed Monsters / Swamp Monster
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“ Imagine that you are more than nothing. Evil made you, but you are no more evil than a child unborn. If you want, if you seek, if you hope, who is to say that your hope might not be answered? ”
“ Oh! Be men, or be more than men. Be steady to your purposes and firm as a rock. This ice is not made of such stuff as your hearts may be; it is mutable and cannot withstand you if you say that it shall not. Do not return to your families with the stigma of disgrace marked on your brows. Return as heroes who have fought and conquered, and who know not what it is to turn their backs on the foe. ”
This group is for books written from 1700-1939*. I created this group because there are so many …more
[close] This group is for books written from 1700-1939*. I created this group because there are so many exciting and classic books written during this time. There is so much to learn about how people lived in the past and in different cultures. Some things are different compared to today but most things are just the same! Please read the rules for more details!
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Hollywood Horror About Group Of Horror Lovers. If you love horror literature, movies, and cult…more
[close] Hollywood Horror About Group Of Horror Lovers. If you love horror literature, movies, and culture, you're in the right place. Whether it's Draculas, vampires, werewolves, zombies, serial killers, plagues, or the Old Ones, you'll find plenty of great discussions and recommendations at you're in the right place. ...to Join and Share!! Anyone can join and invite others to join. Horror is a genre of speculative fiction which is intended to, or has the capacity to frighten, scare, disgust, or startle its readers or viewers by inducing feelings of horror and terror. ... Often the central menace of a work of horror fiction can be interpreted as a metaphor for the larger fears of a society. Reason for group: It was simply getting too crowded on. Please post here only horror and manuscript related post
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