Mary Shelley

Mary Shelley

Mary Wollstonecraft Shelley (maiden name: Wollstonecraft Godwin) (1797–1851) was a British writer. Mary Shelley was the daughter of William Godwin and she was married to Percy Bysshe Shelley.

Mary Shelley is best known for her historical and Gothic novels. Her book Frankenstein, or The Modern Prometheus (1818), in which a scientist creates life in human form, has been a lasting inspiration to other writers, filmmakers and scientists.


Edited: Darkki February 24, 2008
Book Covers
Frankenstein, Or the Modern Prometheus7.10
The Last Man
The Mortal Immortal: The Complete Supernatural Short Fiction of Mary Shelley
Gris Grimly's Frankenstein
Mary Shelley's Frankenstein: Now with Extra Monsters!

Speculative Fiction Novels (5)


2017 | science fiction, horror

2013 | horror, young adult

1996 | horror, short stories

1826 | science fiction

1818 | science fiction, horror