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The daughter of Doctor Moreau / Silvia Moreno-Garcia.

Wells, H. G. (Herbert George), 1866-1946 Based on (work): Island of Doctor Moreau.(Added Author).

Available copies

  • 30 of 50 copies available at Evergreen Indiana. (Show)
  • 1 of 1 copy available at Montpelier Harrison Township Public Library. (Show)
  • 1 of 1 copy available at Montpelier Harrison Twp PL - Montpelier.

Current holds

8 current holds with 50 total copies.

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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Montpelier Harrison Twp PL - Montpelier SF MOR (Text) 76052000071743 MHTPLM Adult Fiction Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9780593355336
  • Physical Description: 306 pages ; 25 cm
  • Edition: First edition.
  • Publisher: New York : Del Rey, [2022]

Content descriptions

Summary, etc.:
Carlota Moreau: A young women growing up on a distant and luxuriant estate, safe from the conflict and strife of the Yucatán peninsula. The only daughter of a researcher who is either a genius or a madman. Montgomery Laughton: A melancholic overseer with a tragic past and a propensity for alcohol. An outcast who assists Dr. Moreau with his experiments, which are financed by the Lizaldes, owners of magnificent haciendas and plentiful coffers. The hybrids: The fruits of the doctor's labor, destined to blindly obey their creator and remain in the shadows. A motley group of part human, part animal monstrosities. All of them live in a perfectly balanced and static world, which is jolted by the abrupt arrival of Eduardo Lizalde, the charming and careless son of Dr. Moreau's patron, who will unwittingly begin a dangerous chain reaction. For Moreau keeps secrets, Carlota has questions, and, in the sweltering heat of the jungle, passions may ignite. The Daughter of Doctor Moreau is both a dazzling historical novel and a daring science fiction journey.
Subject: Animal experimentation > Fiction.
Fathers and daughters > Fiction.
Mexico > Fiction.
FICTION / Hispanic & Latino.
FICTION / Science Fiction / Genetic Engineering.
FICTION / Thrillers / Historical.
Genre: Historical fiction.
Gothic fiction.
Science fiction.

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