“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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Middle volume of organ transplant trilogy extends suspense. If you love every incarnation if Frankenstein, read it. One splendid evening, he was alarmed by the scream of his wife and found her grimpy dead on the bed.

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But alas, the “handwritten” scripted letters I found so difficult to read, I skipped them. Although Frankenstein’s creation was fantastical, the story was not. We are unable to find iTunes on your computer. I found the read visually pleasant, and even if the artwork wasn’t totally for my tastes, it perfectly conveyed the emotions, the atmosphere and the gothic side with a touch of steampunk.

Nov 01, Sara rated it really liked it.

Only thing I disliked was having to read letters to characters in cursive, because trying to figure out something that my school didn’t teach me in the third grade was not worth the struggle! Trivia About Gris Grimly’s Fra Grimly’s novel received critical praise, sparked new interest for a younger audience, and received 4.


In the afterword, Gris Grimly states that he spent 4 years on this book, and it shows. I have a hard time reading cursive sometimes, so it was a bit of a struggle to read grimoy letters.

Gris Grimly’s Frankenstein

To the modern reader, the title character of Frankenstein may not seen particularly sympathetic. Images of skeletons, bones and organs are scattered indiscriminately throughout the story. It was really amazing. Overall I can not say enough how in love with this book I am and I’m really upset that I borrowed a friend’s copy. The panel featuring frankensteih sleeping form, as The Creature frames her for the murder of William, is perhaps the most classically frankensteinn portrait of the entire novel.

Here color is scarce, but plays an important role. Victor traveled along a passable path in his car toward home.

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His bright red coat is the only bright color used. Frankenstein is happiest when enjoying free time with Cherval. From the bones and flesh of the original, he has cut and stitched Mary Shelley’s text to his own artwork, creating something entirely new: Many, if not all, of the subtleties of feeling for the monster are gone.

A nice graphic novel to pick up. It is ghastly, grisly, horrific and often moving. So go get a copy and read it!

What parents need to know Parents need to know that Gris Grimly’s Frankenstein is a lavishly illustrated abridgement of Mary Shelley’s classic novel. I grew up in the country, on a farm, and I just didn’t fit in growing up.


He takes great care to draw Justine in a very traditional way. Walton is determined beyond reason to reach the North Pole, much in the same way Frankenstein was committed to discovering the mystery of death. He was so obsessed with natural philosophy that he sneaked out of the university to dig up bodies from their graves to conduct his experiments. Frankenstein, despite common misunderstanding, is not the monster itself, but instead its creator.

Customer Ratings We have not received enough ratings to display an average for this book. Frankenxtein the way his parents came to be married may seem inconsequential it is another instance where a woman relies on a man which recurs later. One thing that irrationally bothered me is that Frankenstein didn’t seem to do that great a job of cobbling his monsters together.

I’m very happy with my purchase of this book and it looks gorgeous on my bookshelf!