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
The prose remains griping. - Goodreads

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User Review  - Polly - Goodreads

Way ahead of his time, Wells uses language, touches raw nerves, and invents worlds that are understood over 100 years after first publication. Read full review

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User Review  - Myrthe - Goodreads

I read this because of Orphan Black and it was an okay read, except for some parts that made me cringe in a really bad way. Read full review

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