Win! Mary Shelley’s Frankenstein – 200th anniversary giveaway

If you saw last week’s review of Restless Books’ shiny new edition of Mary Shelley’s much-loved novel Frankenstein, you are no doubt desperate to get your hands on a copy. Well, I have good news for you my friends – Restless Books have given E&T three copies of the book to giveaway to lucky readers of E&T. To be in with a chance of winning, just comment on this post by next Friday (1st July) at midday. Winners will be selected at random and notified via email once the giveaway has closed. Good luck! Terms and conditions This giveaway is open … Continue reading Win! Mary Shelley’s Frankenstein – 200th anniversary giveaway

Book Review: Frankenstein – Mary Shelley, with an introduction by Francine Prose

By Jade Fell In June 1816 on a rainy evening by Lake Geneva a young girl created a story about an enthusiastic young science student who developed a technique to bring life to non-living matter, with devastating consequences. The resulting novel, Frankenstein, or The Modern Prometheus, went on to become one of the greatest novels of the 19th century. This year, to celebrate the 200th anniversary of Mary Shelley’s fateful trip to Geneva, Restless Books has released a brand new edition of the acclaimed novel, with a new introduction by Francine Prose and stunning original artwork by acclaimed Mexican artist … Continue reading Book Review: Frankenstein – Mary Shelley, with an introduction by Francine Prose