The setting of the novel ranges all over Europe, emphasizing places with which Shelley herself was familiar: Italy, Switzerland, Germany, France, England, Scotland, Ireland, and even the Arctic.
Frankenstein, or the Modern Prometheus by Mary Shelley, is one of the most celebrated classic of world literature. If you have yet not read it, this is your chance to discover that the most heinous of human existence is selfishness and pride.
Frankenstein, or the Modern Prometheus remakes the myth of Prometheus, a Titan of Greek mythology, who ... read more
Nightfall is a 1941 science fiction short story by Isaac Asimov about the coming of darkness to the people of a planet ordinarily illuminated at all times on all sides. It was adapted into a novel with Robert Silverberg in 1990. The short story has been included into 48 anthologies, and has appeared in six collections of Asimov's stories. The Science Fiction Writers of America voted "Nightfall" the best science fiction short story written prior to the 1965 establishment of the Nebula Awards, in 1968, and included it in The Science Fiction Hall of Fame Volume One, 1929-1964.... read more