Reviews

  • "A haunting, melancholy work of gothic beauty"

    Independent
  • "The most famous of all horror stories still packs a punch"

    Daily Mail
  • "A masterpiece"

    Phillip Pullman
  • "Frankenstein launched an entire genre of dystopian fiction, and a legacy of horror at the consequences of unbridled experimentation"

    Daily Telegraph
  • "Shelley’s speechifying, lonely, Miltonic monster remains one of the greatest characters in all of literature… The book may also be the greatest meditation on birth I have ever read."

    Siri Hustvedt, The Week