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Enjoyed Frankenstein? We’ve scoured the web for book blogs and looked at all of their recommendations for books that are similar to Frankenstein. Here are 6 books that you may like if you liked Frankenstein.

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The Dark Descent of Elizabeth Frankenstein
Kiersten White - 2019-10-08 (first published in 2018)
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Don't miss this monster of a New York Times bestseller, a stunning and dark reimagining of Frankenstein that internationally bestselling author Stephanie Garber raves is "exquisitely disturbing." Elizabeth Lavenza hasn't had a proper meal in weeks. Her thin arms are covered with bruises from her "caregiver," and she is on the verge of being thrown ...
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Karel Capek - 2014-03-05 (first published in 1920)
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Great play, that introduced the word "robot" into English, looks to a future in which all workers are automatons. They revolt when they acquire souls (i.e., when they gain the ability to hate) and the resulting catastrophe make for a powerful and deeply moving theatrical experience. Paul Selver translation. Great play, that introduced the word "rob...
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This Monstrous Thing
MacKenzi Lee - 2017-05-16
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This wildly creative, critically acclaimed retelling of Frankenstein is perfect for fans of Cinder by Marissa Meyer and the Yellow Brick War series by Danielle Page. Now available in paperback.In an alternative fantasy world where some men are made from clockwork parts and carriages are steam powered, Alasdair Finch, a young mechanic, does the unth...
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The Island of Doctor Moreau
H. G. Wells - 2017-01-10 (first published in 1896)
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Ranked among the classic novels of the English language and the inspiration for several unforgettable movies, this early work of H. G. Wells was greeted in 1896 by howls of protest from reviewers, who found it horrifying and blasphemous. They wanted to know more about the wondrous possibilities of science shown in his first book, The Time Machine, ...
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Man Made Boy
Jon Skovron - 2013-10-03
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Love can be a real monster.Seventeen-year-old Boy’s never left home. When you’re the son of Frankenstein’s monster and the Bride, it’s tough to go out in public, unless you want to draw the attention of a torch-wielding mob. And since Boy and his family live in a secret enclave of monsters hidden under Times Square, it’s important they maintain a l...
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Spare and Found Parts
Sarah Maria Griffin - 2016-10-04
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Nell Crane has always been an outsider. In a city devastated by an epidemic, where survivors are all missing parts—an arm, a leg, an eye—her father is the famed scientist who created the biomechanical limbs everyone now uses. But Nell is the only one whose mechanical piece is on the inside: her heart. Since the childhood operation, she has ticked. ...