Trend Alert: Jekyll & Hyde

Young adult authors often find inspiration in classic literature. Three recent young adult novels explore the suspenseful tale of Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde which was first explored in Robert Louis Stevenson's novel. The novel explains the strange case of how Dr. Jekyll's experiments led him to develop another side to his personality in the form of Mr. Hyde.

Another Jekyll, Another Hyde

Another Jekyll, Another Hyde by Daniel Nayeri and Dina Nayeri

After his girlfriend breaks up with him and his father remarries, Thomas finds his life spinning out of control.

Jekel Loves Hyde by Beth Fantaskey

Jekel Loves Hyde by Beth Fantaskey

Jill Jekel and Tristan Hyde work together on a science project which they hope will also cure Tristan's curse.

The Strange Case of Doctor Jekyll and Mademoiselle Odile

The Strange Case of Doctor Jekyll and Mademoiselle Odile    

by James Reese

A prequel to the Dr. Jekyll story finds the doctor abusing magical salts given to him by a sixteen-year-old orphan.
 

 

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