The Strange Case of Dr Jekyll and Mr Hyde
The novella’s impact is such that it has become a part of the language.
In this Reader you will find:
Information about Robert Louis Stevenson’s life | Focus
On Jack the Ripper, Victorian London | Appreciation
and Extension Activities | Key (KET) Activities
Classic Literature | Thriller
Jekyll is a famous London doctor, but something unusual is happening in his
house. Who is his strange young friend? Why does Jekyll like him? And why does
no-one else like him? Stevenson’s dark thriller is the story of one man’s need to
find himself in the dark, foggy London of Victorian times.