Mary Shelley & the Summer of 1816 by James Roy Daley
Approx. 7,500 words.
Published on March 22, 2013 by
Books of the Dead Press.
Mary Shelley is having problems in her personal life. She decides to leave her husband Percy, along with John Keats and Lord Byron, and venture away from the safety of her castle. She heads into a storm searching for inspiration, and finds more than that. A monstrous man challenges her thinking and offers her a glimpse of what she desires most. But will she survive long enough to tell the tale?