Lord of the Flies

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Audio (6.58 hours)
Product Number: Z100010946
Released: Oct 17, 2006
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ISBN: #9780739330296
Narrator/s: William Golding
Publisher: Listening Library
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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.

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Author(s): William Golding
Original Publish Date: Oct 17, 2006

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Lord of the Flies
Product Number: BX00053143
Product Number:CB270
Product Number:Z100010946

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Author(s): William Golding
Narrator(s): William Golding
Product Number CB270
Released: Oct 17, 2005
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Publisher: Listening Library
ISBN: #9780307281708
eBook
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Author(s): William Golding
Product Number EB00390568
Released: Jun 05, 2014
Business Term: 2 Year
Publisher: Penguin Books
ISBN: #9781101158104
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Author(s): William Golding
Product Number EB00663531
Released: Nov 15, 2016
Business Term: 2 Year
Publisher: Penguin Classics
ISBN: #9781101993224
Kit
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Homework Pack
Author(s): William Golding
Narrator(s): William Golding
Product Number 3A793
Released: Oct 26, 2005
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ISBN: #9781419361388
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Class Set
Author(s): William Golding
Narrator(s): William Golding
Product Number 3K793
Released: Nov 02, 2005
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ISBN: #9781419361395
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Hanging Bag
Author(s): William Golding
Narrator(s): William Golding
Product Number 3C319
Released: Mar 03, 2006
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ISBN: #9781419361401
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Teacher's Guide
Author(s): William Golding
Product Number 45070
Released: Jun 29, 2007
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ISBN: #9781428164130
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Author(s): William Golding
Product Number 13151
Released: Mar 09, 2000
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Publisher: Perigree
ISBN: #9780399501487

Professional reviews

"A plane crashes on an uninhabited tropical island during wartime. A group of schoolboys--the sole survivors--form their own society, an experiment that quickly descends into chaos and death in Golding's classic allegory. Listening Library recently rereleased this historic 1976 recording, and the timing could not be more apt. As CNN keeps viewers on edge with the latest military overtures in the real world and the reality TV show "Survivor" offers escape in the form of backstabbing, bug-eating "tribal" rituals, LORD OF THE FLIES gives the reader a lucid and chillingly objective mirror to our modern society. William Golding's narration is as impartial as his work, yet his grumbly, grandfatherly voice, complete with mid-sentence sniffs and swallows, is intimate. Included on the tapes is background on how he came to conceive the book and a brief rebuttal to critics about its meaning. M.M.O. Winner of AudioFile Earphones Award (c) AudioFile 2003, Portland, Maine"

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