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The Evil Within: How young Henry Jekyll became Mr Hyde

by Catherine MacPhail


Reading Age: 8+ Interest Age: 8-12

ISBN: 978-1-78112-587-8

Scotland, 1850. Night after night, the closes and alleys of Edinburgh’s Old Town are alive with horror. Who or what is the beast haunting the dark city? A few streets away, in his respectable New Town home, young Harry Jekyll wakes from yet another nightmare. His hands are covered in blood.

What evil lurks within young Jekyll?

Information for Adults: This book has a dyslexia-friendly layout, typeface and paperstock so that even more readers can enjoy it. It has been edited to a reading age of 8+.
It features a removable ‘super-readable’ sticker.

AR Level – 4.1

Read the first chapter of The Evil Within below:


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