This year is the 200th anniversary of the publication of Mary Shelley’s Frankenstein, perhaps one of the most iconic gothic horror novels ever written. Almost as famous is the story of how Frankenstein came to be. Two years before its publication, in 1816, Mary Shelley and her husband Percy Bysshe Shelley vacationed with Lord Byron, […]
We’re a good way through this summer but in case you haven’t come across our list or are interested in a preview of some of the wildly talented writers that will be part of this year’s festival, here is our full Summer Reading List. Quiet reading is a great way to tolerate the coming heatwave.