“Grimly enlivens the prose while retaining its power to both frighten and engage sympathy for the monster-creator Victor Frankenstein. This is a richly morose. Gris Grimly’s Frankenstein has ratings and reviews. Gris Grimly, the New York Times bestselling artist and creator of the beloved Edgar Allan P. Gris Grimly’s Frankenstein is a graphic novel by Gris Grimly. Grimly uses captivating illustrations paired with Mary Shelley’s original text to create an experience.

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Victor strongly believed what he was doing was a mistake. Common Sense Media, a nonprofit organization, earns a small affiliate fee from Amazon or iTunes when you use our links to make a purchase.

I thought it was interesting that Grimly chose to focus on Dr. We display the minimum age for which content is developmentally appropriate.

In this way you can follow the story of each character just from the changes to their features. Unwind Dystology, Book 2. The Apprenticeship of Victor Frankenstein. I promise you won’t regret it!

I didn’t want to get behind in the challenges, so I hurried off to the library, got a new library card and proudly checked out a few books.

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The creature kills, Frankenstein is upset, and ultimately Frankenstein and his creation are doomed in an icy wasteland. The language is a bit h I really enjoyed this version of Frankenstein. He tore the body apart with no hesitation. Many, if not all, of the subtleties of feeling for the monster are gone. One splendid evening, he was alarmed by the scream of his wife and found her lying dead on the bed.


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I am new to Grimly illustrations, but I’m falling in love with them. New York Times bestselling illustrator Gris Grimly has long considered Frankenstein to be one of his chief inspirations.

User Reviews Parents say Kids say. He freaks out when it comes alive and runs away; the creature must fend for itself and although he isn’t inherently evil, takes a bitter view on the world because of his abandonment.

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I did like this because it brought a little of the 21st century to the 17th century. Elizabeth for instance is not featured very often in the novel, and yet her character remains central to the plot. A nice graphic novel to pick up.

He wears yrimly high boots with bones for buckles, he has some type of patch on the shoulder of his coat, and one drawing shows Victor with a tattoo. This creates a circle of destruction that eventually ends both creator. In the end, Gris Grimly’s Frankenstein is an admirable graphic version of the classic novel.


With his messy burst of dark hair and leather clothes, and his sharp cheekbones and intense gaze, he twists the usual “mad genius” image so often given to Frankenstein. I enjoyed vrankenstein the illustrations as much as I enjoyed reading the rich language the book uses. To ask other readers questions about Gris Grimly’s Frankensteinplease sign up. Just like Shelley’s novel, the graphic novel starts off with Walton’s four letters.

And just a quick note on Elizabeth, she is rockin’ a mohawk. The way various second string characters are treated refer to some important themes also. Nov 13, Dov Zeller rated it liked it Shelves: Books by Gris Grimly.

Gris Grimly’s Frankenstein

But actually, in Frankenstein I found that the beautiful style of narrative helped me love the story and characters even more. To see what your friends thought of this book, please sign up. It made me sad and happy all at once to finish the book.