9781784709952

Frankissstein

A Love Story

Jeanette Winterson


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ISBN: 9781784709952
Published: January 2020

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Condition: New

***LONGLISTED FOR THE BOOKER PRIZE 2019***

'Beware, for I am fearless and therefore powerful.'

Inspired by Mary Shelley's gothic classic Frankenstein, discover this audacious new novel about the bodies we live in and the bodies we desire.

In Brexit Britain, a young transgender doctor called Ry is falling in love - against their better judgement - with Victor Stein, a celebrated professor leading the public debate around AI.

Meanwhile, Ron Lord, just divorced and living with Mum again, is set to make his fortune launching a new generation of sex dolls for lonely men everywhere.

Across the Atlantic, in Phoenix, Arizona, a cryogenics facility houses dozens of bodies of men and women who are medically and legally dead... but waiting to return to life.

With a bold contemporary take on the same dilemmas that concerned Shelley, Winterson explores what it means to be human in a funny and furious love story about life itself.

'One of the most gifted writers working today' New York Times

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  • Format:
  • ISBN: 9781784709952
  • Published: January 2020
  • Publisher: Vintage Publishing
  • Number of pages: 352
  • Width (mm): 129
  • Height (mm): 198
  • Depth (mm): 21
  • Weight (g): 248

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