The Island of Dr. Moreau

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Magnum Easy Eye Books, 1968 - Animal experimentation - 189 pages
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Prendick was rescued by a creature and carried aboard a trader bound for an island where a scientist performs ghastly experiments.

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Brilliant writing style and i loved the ending. - Goodreads
The writing is somewhat stilted. - Goodreads
Great book, brilliant premise. - Goodreads
The ending was inevitable and anticlimactic. - Goodreads
Good imagery, grand concept. - Goodreads
The writing style is a wonderful change of pace for me. - Goodreads

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User Review  - csweder - LibraryThing

I decided that I wanted to read this book after reading the crappy young-adult knockoff Dr. Franklin's Island earlier this year. And, as far as knock-offs go...really all Dr. Franklin did was update ... Read full review

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User Review  - Michelle - Goodreads

Great classic. HG Wells was the father of science fiction and this book a materpiece. A scientist living on a remote island and performing experiments to blur the characteristics of beasts, attempting to humanize them not only physically but mentally and emotionally. Read full review

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