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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User Review  - Hamad - Goodreads

Written in 1954, This book could not be more real in this period of time. I remember watching Flight 29 as a kid and this has the same premise, Humans instinct for survival and thirst for power is ... Read full review

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A dark book displaying man's inherent evil. My favourite part? The ending - last page - the moment they've let go of all inhibitions and are then "saved", but are they really? 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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