One dark and stormy night, a young author went to bed and had a nightmare about a scientist who created a living monster out of assorted body parts he had put together. It took her a year to write down her dream, but Mary Shelley's novel Frankenstein was finally published. Mary Shelley was just 20 years old!
Follow the bolt of lightning to the switch that will bring the monster to life.
People think “Frankenstein” is the name of the monster. But it is really the name of the scientist that created him. The monster is simply called “the monster”!