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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Wells prose is great for a late 19th century writer. - Goodreads
The writing is somewhat stilted. - Goodreads
Great book, brilliant premise. - Goodreads
The ending was inevitable and anticlimactic. - Goodreads
Very interesting book with a very unique plot. - Goodreads
Good imagery, grand concept. - Goodreads

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User Review  - Erica - Goodreads

The Island of Dr. M is a great tale. But that's just it. A tale. I mean the story and the elements were great but the writer didn't make you feel like it could be real or you were in the story. I felt like I was reading a children's book and even then I've read better kids books. 3 stars Read full review

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User Review  - K4tie - Goodreads

This reads very much like an HP Lovecraft tale. Although that isn't really fair because HG Wells wrote this way before HP Lovecraft. (1890's vs 1930's). So it appears Lovecraft had a muse for his ... Read full review

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