The human heart of a monster
Mary Shelley's original manuscript shows her efforts to humanise the monster.
10 minute read
Maxime Chattam is a French novelist specialised in the 'roman policier' (French detective/crime novel genre). He acted briefly, began writing and ended up studying criminal psychology. His novels blend crime, horror and thriller genres with fantastical elements. He has sold more than 7 million books in France, and has been translated into 20 different languages.