|aNew York : |bSimon & Schuster Books for Young Readers, |c2012.
|a298 p. ; |c21 cm.
|aThe apprenticeship of Victor Frankenstein ; |v1
|aAges 12 up.
|aWhen his twin brother falls ill in the family's chateau in the independent republic of Geneva in the eighteenth century, sixteen-year-old VictorFrankenstein embarks on a dangerous and uncertain quest to create the forbidden Elixir of Life described in an ancient text in the family's secret Biblioteka Obscura.