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QUICK NOTE...Update: 10/10/19

Good news: We're back home! Bad news: It's like Apocalypse Heck Part III.

The one year Hurricane Michael anniversary is already here. Where did the time go...and yet it feels like forever. You don't realize how much you take for granted until it's all gone. I'm grateful my family/fur babies survived, and I know they are just "things", but sadly, in this life, those "things" help us get through every day. So yes, "happy" yet not. Every day is still a struggle...not just for my family, but so many others.

Thanks for stopping by and sharing my bookish adventures. It helps remind me I'm not alone in this crazy journey called life.

Sunday, May 20, 2012

The Roving Reader

Mary Shelley's Frankenstein....as you've never seen it before!
Steampunk version, complete with illustrations from Zdenko Basic and Manuel Sumberac.

So what did you discover when out and about this weekend?
Do tell!

^_^

6 comments:

Melissa (My World...in words and pages) said...

Oh I do think I might need this one! I love the steampunk these days and to blend Frankenstein with it. Hmmm, It could be very good. :D Thank you!

Juju at Tales of Whimsy.com said...

Whoa. Too cool. I would love to check this out. Thanks for the heads up.

roro said...

this book lol
i saw it yesterday on gr

....Petty Witter said...

Great cover but I'm still not convinced by the re-telling/writing of these classics generally holding the belief if it ain't broke why fix it.

GMR said...

Melissa: Flipping through, it looked curious...

Juju: My pleasure!

roro: Small reading world after all. ^_^

Petty Witter: Gotcha...I understand, I do; but what if it's not a "fix" per se but simply another way to enjoy the classic? Maybe even bring it to the new generation?

Melanie said...

Is it rewritten or are illustrations simply added? I love that cover!

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