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This Monstrous Thing

Author: Lee, Mackenzi

Publisher: Katherine Tegen Books

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This Monstrous Thing :

A wildly creative Gothic fantasy retelling of Frankenstein, This Monstrous Thing is a wholly new reimagining of the classic novel by Mary Shelley and is perfect for fans of retellings such as Cinder by Marissa Meyer, fantasy by Libba Bray and Cassandra Clare, and alternative history by Scott Westerfeld.

In an alternative fantasy world where some men are made from clockwork parts and carriages are steam powered, Alasdair Finch, a young mechanic, does the unthinkable after his brother dies: he uses clockwork pieces to bring Oliver back from the dead.

But the resurrection does not go as planned, and Oliver returns more monster than man. Even worse, the novel Frankenstein is published and the townsfolk are determined to find the real-life doctor and his monster. With few places to turn for help, the dangers may ultimately bring the brothers together - or ruin them forever.

Category   Subject
Young Adult Fiction   Historical Fiction
Young Adult Fiction   Sci-Fi

ISBN 13:9780062382771
ISBN 10:0062382772
Size:8.56" l x 5.84" w x 1.29" h
Ages: 12+
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