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The legacy of Frankensteins monster collides with the sociopolitical tensions of the present day United States.Mary Shelleys Frankenstein beseechedhis creator for love and companionship, but in 2017, the monster has long discarded any notions of peace or inclusion He has become the Destroyer,his only goalto eliminate the scourge of humanity from the planet In this goal, he initially finds a willing partner in Dr Baker, a descendant of the Frankenstein family who has lost her teenage son after an encounter with the police While two scientists, Percy and Byron, initially believe theyre brought to protect Dr Baker from the monster, they soon realize they may have to protect the world from the monster and Dr Bakers wrath Written by lauded novelist Victor LaValle The Devil In Silver, The Ballad of Black Tom , Destroyer is a harrowing tale exploring the legacies of love, loss, and vengeance placed firmly in the tense atmosphere and current events of the modern day United States....

Title : Victor LaValle's Destroyer
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ISBN : 1684150558
Format Type : Paperback
Language : English
Publisher : BOOM Studios March 6, 2018
Number of Pages : 160 pages
File Size : 771 KB
Status : Available For Download
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Victor LaValle's Destroyer Reviews

  • Eduardo Wolbert
    2019-04-19 14:20

    This is an incredible resource for teaching Frankenstein with current science and social issues. The kids became instantly engaged. Also, for an academic companion piece on the many historical and current invocations of the Frankenstein story in terms of US discourse on race, check out 

  • ShinMadman3rd
    2019-04-06 10:22

    I am speechless with this one.