Lord of the Flies: A Novel

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Coward-McCann, 1955 - Survival after airplane accidents, shipwrecks, etc - 243 pages
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Classic tale of a group of English schoolboys who are left stranded on an unpopulated island and who must confront not only the defects of their society but the defects of their own cultures.

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Lots of symbolism, but there was a missed opportunity for Piggy (the only character I cared about) to have achieved an even higher level of symbolism. Read full review

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Set during the second world war. A plane goes down on a remote island and the only survivors are a group of schoolboys aged from the very young to the late teens. Piggy and Ralph organise the boys for ... Read full review

Contents

The Sound of the Shell
3
Fire on the Mountain
34
Painted Faces and Long Hair
65
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