Hideous Love

Hideous Love

The Story of the Girl Who Wrote Frankenstein

By Stephanie Hemphill

Balzer & Bray/Harperteen, Hardcover, 9780061853319, 312pp.

Publication Date: October 1, 2013

From award-winning author Hemphill ("Wicked Girls: A Novel of the Salem Witch Trials") comes the fascinating story of Mary Shelley, a brilliant teenager who wrote one of the greatest literary masterpieces of all time: "Frankenstein."

About the Author
Stephanie Hemphill is also the award-winning author of Wicked Girls: A Novel of the Salem Witch Trials, a Los Angeles Times Book Prize finalist; Your Own, Sylvia: A Verse Portrait of Sylvia Plath, a Michael L. Printz Honor Book; Sisters of Glass; and Things Left Unsaid: A Novel in Poems. She lives in Chicago, Illinois.