• by Mary Shelley
  • Narrated by Jim Weiss
  • 9 hrs and 59 mins
  • Unabridged Audiobook

Publisher's Summary

Victor Frankenstein learns the secret of producing life, and so, by putting together parts of various corpses, he creates the Frankenstein monster. The monster is huge and disformed, but he means no harm to anyone--until constant ill treatment drives him to murder and revenge. This easy-to-read version of Mary Shelley's long-standing masterpiece easily captures the sadness and horror of the original.


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Who doesn't love Frankenstein?

Would you listen to Frankenstein again? Why?

This is the classic, not some ridiculous off-shoot and it is well worth the time to listen to. The story is far more interesting than any of the '60s movies ever portrayed the scientist, the monster, and the relationship that existed between them.

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- David A. Jones


The narrator inflects almost every word so it becomes monotonous. The book itself is important in its genre but it's not exciting.
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- Tricia Beales

Book Details

  • Release Date: 02-22-2011
  • Publisher: Listening Library