Tells about Frankenstein, who thinks he has the secret of life. He takes parts from dead people to build a new 'man'. But this monster is so frightening that everyone runs away from him. The monster is just a big baby who needs love. But nobody gives him love, and soon he learns to hate. Because he is strong, he next learns how to kill.

Frankenstein: 1000 Headwords 2000, Oxford University Press, Oxford

ISBN-13: 9780194230032

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