This Dark Endeavor by Kenneth Oppel download in pdf, ePub, iPad
Elizabeth is the love interest here, if there must be one. They are nearly inseparable. Personally I wish I never read this book, it really did nothing for the Frankenstein story and love triangles are always annoying. The sequel being, of course, The Modern Prometheus, justifiably considered a classic by a great many.
Elizabeth, Henry, and Victor immediately set out to find assistance in a man who was once known for his alchemical works to help create the formula. Use an atlas to show readers the location of Switzerland and Geneva.
This story is about the Frankenstein's during Victor's teenage years, when he first learns of alchemy. There is much more to the story, though. There is no lag in the middle.
The main characters were well developed and you instantly liked the four-some. Elizabeth was also a really interesting character to get to know. The added magic of alchemy brings that touch of the supernatural to the events to provide an all around gripping story with fantastic plot, characters and atmosphere. Unwilling to give up on his brother, Victor enlists his beautiful cousin, Elizabeth, and his best friend, Henry, on a treacherous search for the ingredients to create the forbidden Elixir of Life.
Violence Two fingers are severed in a drawn-out scene followed by a scuffle with weapons. If you've read it, you know that the star of the book is not the monster, but Victor Frankenstein.
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Konrad comes across as noble, and yet insufferably perfect. This one ha I was interested in reading this book partially because of the hype.
Kenneth Oppel has such a way with words that I was drawn in right from the beginning. Our intent is to keep it active as long as possible so that interested parties can use it for a reference of his work, or just to hear Dick's voice again. She's of her own mind, insisting on going to church every Sunday even when no one else in the household attends. Once, when we were six, and Mother was unwell during her pregnancy with Ernest, Father made us each stay with different relations for a fortnight.
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