Tweet This review of Young Romantics by Daisy Hay at Salon is 6 months old now but is well worth a read if you missed it. I am STILL waiting to get book from the library via my reserve list but it taking forever. I may just have to buy it because I am really […]

Tweet Emily, at From Dreams to Reality, has reviewed Mary Shelley’s post-apocalyptic novel, The Last Man. And I must make a confession. I have started and stopped that novel more times than I can count. As much as I want to read it and as much as I enjoy post-apocalyptic and dystopian settings, I can’t […]

Tweet Well, call me clueless. I didn’t even know such a book existed and it’s been out for almost 7 years. I guess that’s what happens when you abandon your research for a decade. I would love to add to my Mary Shelley and Frankenstein collection but it’s bit pricey. Maybe it’s something to save […]

Tweet Apparently, Timur Bekmambetov, the director of Wanted, is going to be directing the Casebook of Victor Frankenstein by Peter Ackroyd. I am currently reading the Casebook of Victor Frankenstein but am not flying through it. While not as flowery and descriptive as Mary Shelley’s Frankenstein, overall, I think it’s dull. I like the way […]