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Frankenstein, or ‘Modern Prometheus’ Audio Book Review

Frankenstein AudiobookCastle Frankenstein also known as Modern Prometheus is actually 1 of the most popular novels on the planet. The novel was written by Mary Wollstonecraft Shelley. Its’ main story concerns one Victor Frankenstein, who is a scientist who happens joins a university so as to study philosophy and chemistry. Victor Frankenstein decides to build or rather create a really grotesque monster which later becomes his greatest foe. Victor Frankenstein has absolutely no idea that this very powerful creature will actually destroy his life and the lives of those he loves the most. This great novel is quite popular in Audiobook format.

The popular audiobook version of the novel tells you just how Frankenstein came to be. The Frankenstein book is infused with elements of gothic novel and romantic movement, and is considered to be among the early examples of audiobook science fiction. It has also been argued that this Frankenstein novel should considered as the first real science fiction story because unlike in the previous stories which have fantastical elements which resemble the ones of later science fictions, the central character makes an actual deliberate decision and turns to the modern experiments in his laboratory so as to achieve some fantastic results. This book has had quite a considerable influence all across the popular culture and literature, and has spawned a full genre of films, horror stories and plays.

Mary Shelly’s Frankenstein novel is certainly one of the very greatest novels to ever be written, and the Frankenstein audiobook is definitely one of the audiobooks you should not skip. The Frankenstein audiobook story basically shows that if you play God, you may destroy your very own life, and even the lives of those you love. Some audiobook fans will find Victor Frankenstein to be a really excellent scientist who transgresses the boundaries without any fear and even manages to build or create something which nobody has ever created before. Some other audiobook fans may say that Victor was a total lunatic, who is incapable of dealing effectively with the problems which he himself caused. Just listen to the Frankenstein audiobook and get to make your very own judgment regarding Victor Frankenstein.

The audiobook story is basically read by several different people, enabling you to easily differentiate all the characters. It’s always obvious who’s speaking. All of the readers in the audiobook have a smooth and clear voice. The readers also have varying accents thus making the reading quite interesting. They also pace themselves excellently. The readers know where they need to speed up a bit so as to make this fascinating story sound much more dramatic, and they know exactly where to go slow for you to pay keen attention to all the details of this amazing story.