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Frankenstein for Kids

By: Mary Shelley
Published: 1982, 1818
Pages: 94
Total Copies: 60
Versions: Stepping Stones (Grades 3-5), Penguin Reader (Level 3), Dover Children’s Thrift Classics Series (easy-to-read)
Genre: Fiction | Ghost & Horror Stories | Science Fiction & FantasyYoung Adult | Books Made Into Movies


Description: In the chapter book adaptation of a classic tale, Victor Frankenstein is a mad scientist. He makes a giant monster out of dead bodies — and brings it to life! When the monster is alive, Victor knows he has made a mistake. But before he can fix it, the creature escapes! It roams the countryside, spreading terror and destruction. Now Victor must find the monster he has created — the monster known as Frankenstein. Each version includes illustrations.