Books The Strange Case of the Alchemist's Daughter by Theodora Goss Hardcover, 402 pages, Saga Press, List Price: $24.99 | purchase close overlay Buy Featured Book TitleThe Strange Case of the Alchemist's DaughterAuthorTheodora Goss Your purchase helps support NPR programming. How? Amazon Independent Booksellers NPR Summary Alone and penniless, Mary Jekyll hunts for her father's killer, a former friend named Edward Hyde, along with help from Sherlock Holmes and Dr. Watson resulting in the discovery of a secret society of immoral and power-crazed scientists. Genres: Science Fiction & Fantasy Mysteries, Thrillers & Crime Historical Fiction Fiction Facebook Twitter Flipboard Email NPR stories about The Strange Case of the Alchemist's Daughter NPR Books NPR's Book Concierge: Our Guide To 2017's Great Reads December 5, 2017 The Book Concierge is back and bigger than ever! Explore more than 350 standout titles picked by NPR staff and critics. Review Book Reviews 'The Alchemist's Daughter' Is No Frankenstein's Monster June 20, 2017 Theodora Goss's novel takes bits and pieces from several different monstrous mythologies — Jekyll and Hyde, Dr. Moreau and more — but she makes something new and deceptively intricate out of them.