Frankenstein

  • Frankenstein

  • Narrator

    Frankenstein wanted fame as a scientist.

    Profile Picture of Narrator in Frankenstein
  • He wanted to find the secrets of life so that all people could live without fear of death.

  • But something went wrong— his creation was a monster, ugly and strong.

  • Even Frankenstein could not look on his creation with love— but only with fear.

  • Narrator

    No one gave the monster a chance.

    Profile Picture of Narrator in Frankenstein
  • All he looked for was friendship until he found that no one would love him.

  • Then he wanted revenge….

  • Narrator

    There lived a happy family in Geneva, Switzerland, in the mid-1700s.

    Profile Picture of Narrator in Frankenstein
  • After posing for this portrait painted by an artist…

  • Profile Picture of Elizabeth in Frankenstein

    Elizabeth

    “It was nice of you to have me in the picture since I’m not really one of the Frankenstein family!”

  • Profile Picture of Mother in Frankenstein

    Mother

    “What does it matter that your parents are dead, my dear, whom we took into our family?

  • We love you just as we do our own three boys, even though we say to others you are their 'cousin.'”

  • Profile Picture of Elizabeth in Frankenstein

    Elizabeth

    “And I love you like brothers.”

  • Profile Picture of Ernest in Frankenstein

    Ernest

    “Me, too, Elizabeth?”