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The Enemy #1 The Enemy

By: Charlie Higson

Price: $19.95

Publisher: UK, Puffin: 2010

Seller ID: 001462

ISBN: 0141325011

Condition: New


Charlie Higson's "The Enemy" is the first in a jaw-dropping zombie horror series for teens. Everyone over the age of fourteen has succumbed to a deadly zombie virus and now the kids must keep themselves alive. When the sickness came, every parent, police officer, politician - every adult fell ill. The lucky ones died. The others are crazed, confused and hungry. Only children under fourteen remain, and they're fighting to survive. Now there are rumours of a safe place to hide. And so a gang of children begin their quest across London, where all through the city - down alleyways, in deserted hou... View more info

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The Turn of the Screw : Second Norton Critical Edition

By: Henry James

Price: $27.95

Publisher: USA, WW Norton & Co: 1999

Edition: Second Edition

Seller ID: 9780393959048

ISBN: 039395904X

Condition: New


Contexts includes twenty-six selections, from James's letters, notebooks, and other writings during the period 1863-1908, centering on the ghost story, the supernatural and, in particular, "my little book," The Turn of the Screw. Also reproduced are four paintings by Charles Demuth. The essays in Criticism span one hundred years, providing a rich array of perspectives on James and his story. Representing contemporary reactions are pieces by Henry Harland, John D. Barry, Oliver Elton, William Lyon Phelps, and Virginia Woolf. The section also includes landmark criticism by Harold Goddard, Edna K... View more info

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Frankenstein

By: Mary Shelley

Price: $14.95

Publisher: UK, Penguin: 2003

Seller ID: 9780141439471

ISBN: 0141439475

Condition: New


Obsessed with the idea of creating life itself, Victor Frankenstein plunders graveyards for the material with which to fashion a new being, shocking his creation to life with electricity. But this botched creature, rejected by its creator and denied human companionship, sets out to destroy Frankenstein and all that he holds dear. Mary Shelley's chilling gothic tale was conceived when she was only eighteen, living with her lover Percy Shelley near Lord Byron's villa on Lake Geneva. It would become the world's most famous work of Gothic horror, and Frankenstein's monster an instantly-recognisabl... View more info

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Frankenstein

By: Mary Shelley

Price: $7.95

Publisher: UK, Wordsworth Classics: 1995

Seller ID: 9781853260230

ISBN: 1853260231

Condition: New


With an Introduction and Notes by Dr Siv Jansson, University of Greenwich. Begun when the author was only eighteen and conceived from a nightmare, 'Frankenstein' is the deeply disturbing story of a monstrous creation which has terrified and chilled readers since its first publication in 1818. The novel has thus seared its way into the popular imagination while establishing itself as one of the pioneering works of modern science fiction. AUTHOR: By the time of her death, Mary Wollstonecraft Shelley (1797-1851) was remembered for two things: having been the wife of the poet Percy Bysshe Shelley,... View more info

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Frankenstein [Popular Penguins]

By: Mary Shelley

Price: $12.95

Publisher: UK, Penguin: 2009

Seller ID: 9780141045115

ISBN: 0141045116

Condition: New


Victor Frankenstein is obsessed with the secret of resurrecting the dead. But when he makes a new 'man' out of plundered corpses, his hideous creation fills him disgust. Rejected by all humanity, the creature sets out to destroy Frankenstein and everyone he loves. And as the monster gets ever closer to his maker, hunter becomes prey in a lethal chase that carries them to the very end of the earth. About the Author: Mary Shelley was born in London on 30 August 1797. Her mother, the celebrated feminist writer Mary Wollstonecraft, died a few days after her birth.Her father, William Godwin, a wel... View more info

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Frankenstein [Collins Classics]

By: Mary Shelley

Price: $5.95

Publisher: UK, Harper: 2010

Seller ID: 9780007350964

ISBN: 0007350961

Condition: New


‘The rain pattered dismally against the panes, and my candle was nearly burnt out, when, by the glimmer of the half-extinguished light, I saw the dull yellow eye of the creature open…'Victor Frankenstein's monster is stitched together from the limbs of the dead, taken from ‘the dissecting room and the slaughter-house'. The result is a grotesque being who, rejected by his maker and starved of human companionship, sets out on a journey to seek his revenge. In the most famous gothic horror story ever told, Shelley confronts the limitations of science, the nature of human cruelty and the pat... View more info

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Miss Peregrine's Home for Peculiar Children #1 Miss Peregrine's Children [Movie Tie-in] [used book]

By: Ransom Riggs

Price: $9.00

Publisher: USA, Quirk Books: 2016

Seller ID: 1594749027

ISBN: 1594749027

Condition: Good


A mysterious island. An abandoned orphanage. And a strange collection of very curious photographs. It all waits to be discovered in Miss Peregrine's Home for Peculiar Children, an unforgettable novel that mixes fiction and photography in a thrilling reading experience. As our story opens, a horrific family tragedy sets sixteen-year-old Jacob journeying to a remote island off the coast of Wales, where he discovers the crumbling ruins of Miss Peregrine's Home for Peculiar Children. As Jacob explores its abandoned bedrooms and hallways, it becomes clear that the children who once lived here - one... View more info