William Golding's classic novel of primitive savagery and survival is one of the most vividly realized and riveting works in modern fiction. The tale begins after a plane wreck deposits a group of English school boys, aged six to twelve on an isolated tropical island. Their struggle to survive and impose order quickly evolves from a battle against nature into a battle against their own primitive instincts. Golding's portrayal of the collapse of social order into chaos draws the fine line between innocence and savagery.Learn More
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One of Time Magazine's Best 100 English-Language Novels from 1923–2005
Winner of an AudioFile Earphones Award
|Available Formats :||Digital Download|
|Audience:||Young Adult (12–17)|
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