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[Rezension] Dr. Jeckyll & Mr. Seek

Preis: € 3,74[D]

Seitenanzahl: 256

Reihe: /

Verlag: Xoum g

Meine Wertung: ✰✰✰✰

Seven years after the death of Edward Hyde, a stylish gentleman shows up in foggy London claiming to be Dr. Henry Jekyll. Only Mr. Utterson, Jekyll’s faithful lawyer and confidant, knows that he must be an impostor – because Jekyll was Hyde. But as the man goes about charming Jekyll’s friends and reclaiming the estate, and as the bodies of potential challengers start piling up, Utterson is left fearing for his life ... and questioning his own sanity.
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Pünktlich zu Halloween, wie wäre es mit einer kleinen Empfehlung, die Euch ins neblige, dunstige, düstere London des 19. Jahrhunderts entführt? Klingt gut?  Prima, dann habe ich für euch eine perfekte kleine Novelle, die sozusagen ein makaberes Sequel zu dem großartigen Roman von Robert Louis Stevenson ist. 
Sieben Jahre sind vergangen, seit Edward Hydes Tod.  Mr. Utterson, Henry Jeckylls ehema…

[Bookrant / Abbruchbericht] Nyxia

Preis: € 11,30,-[D]

Seitenanzahl: 384

Reihe: Nyxia #1

Verlag: Random House

Meine Wertung: DNF 70%

Emmett Atwater isn’t just leaving Detroit; he’s leaving Earth. Why the Babel Corporation recruited him is a mystery, but the number of zeroes on their contract has him boarding their lightship and hoping to return to Earth with enough money to take care of his family.


Before long, Emmett discovers that he is one of ten recruits, all of whom have troubled pasts and are a long way from home. Now each recruit must earn the right to travel down to the planet of Eden—a planet that Babel has kept hidden—where they will mine a substance called Nyxia that has quietly become the most valuable material in the universe.

But Babel’s ship is full of secrets. And Emmett will face the ultimate choice: win the fortune at any cost, or find a way to fight that won’t forever compromise what it means to be human

Ich hatte Nyxia nicht auf dem Schirm. Es war in meiner Ilumicrate und das C…