Lord of the flies / William Golding.
Förlag: Faber and Faber
ISBN: 0571200532 9780571200535
First published: 1954.
Omfång: 230 s.
"A plane crashes on a desert island. the only survivors are a group of schoolboys. At first they revel in the freedom and celebrate the absence of grown-ups. Soon though, as the boys' fragile sens of order begins to collapse, their fears start to take on a sinister, rpimitive significance. Suddenly, the world of cricket, homework and adventure stories seems a long way away. The boys are faced with a more pressing reality - survival - and the appearance of a terrifying beast who haunts their dreams. Originally published in 1954, William Golding's Lord of the flies is one of the most disturbing and celebrated novels of modern times.