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Frankenstein

AuthorMary Shelley

NarratorJeff Bellamy

Duration8h 30m

CategoriesAdult Fiction, Horror

Key StageKS4

PublisherInhouse

VersionUnabridged

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Obsessed by creating life itself, Doctor Victor Frankenstein plunders graveyards for the material to fashion a new being, which he shocks into life using electricity. But his botched creature, rejected by Frankenstein and denied human companionship, sets out to destroy his maker...

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