By Mary Shelley
Read by David Rintoul.Frankenstein is the chilling story of a student whose attempts to discover the secrets of creating life have tragic consequences for himself and his loved ones.
Rescued from the Arctic's icy wastes, Victor Frankenstein begins his extraordinary narrative.
In the pale moonlight, Frankenstein sees the monster he has created.
A terrible family tragedy sends Victor Frankenstein back home to Geneva.
Victor Frankenstein lives in constant fear that the monster he has created will perpetrate another dreadful deed.
The creature created in Frankenstein's laboratory describes in his own words the first few months of his troubled existence.
I am alone and miserable; man will not associate with me; but one as deformed and horrible as myself would not deny herself to me.
This being you must create.
Victor Frankenstein travels to the remoteness of the Orkney Islands to create a female companion for the monster.
Victor Frankenstein returns to Geneva to prepare for his marriage to Elizabeth.
Victor pursues his monstrous creation to the icy wastes of the Arctic.