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Young Reading Series 4

In the yellow moonlight, the hideous monster opens his eyes. Dr Frankenstein’s quest to create life is complete, but at what cost? Why does the creature now turn against his maker? Is there anything anyone can do to stop him?

Part of the Usborne Young Reading series, this retelling of the classic horror story is ideal for newly independent readers.


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Extra information

Key Stage: KS2/3 E; Age 8+

Book Band: 12 - Brown

BIC: C3N79

ISBN: 9781474924979
128 pages
196 x 130mm

Author/Editor: Mary Shelley, adapted by Mary Sebag-Montefiore

Press reviews

Full of authentic details about horse and pony life.
Horse and Countryside


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