Lord of the Flies, William Golding: Oh man, I loved this book! Such a great and thrilling piece. The view on society and civilization is wonderful...horrid, but true. The original Hunger Games, if you will. Worth Reading, Williams Gold, Flying, Comic Books, Books Worth, Movie, Favorite Books, Lord, High Schools
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A plane crashes on a remote Pacific Ocean island - Survivors are boys 6-12 years old. Read their story as you learn a very important lesson. Trivia: Published in 1954; 1st printing sold fewer than 3,000 copies. Not until the book became required reading in high schools and colleges (1960's) did it earn a 'classic' status.
Lord of the flies, by Wm Golding...when I read this in high school as a kid, what struck me was Id, the evil that lurks in all of us, that can make us...animals, uncontrolled, unrestrained...sorta ...Shakesepearean to my young mind...