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Lord of the Flies

AuthorWilliam Golding

NarratorTim Piggot-Smith

Duration3h

CategoriesAdult Fiction, Novels

Key StageKS4

PublisherPenguin

VersionAbridged

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Golding's best-known novel is the story of a group of boys who, after a plane crash, find themselves stranded on a previously uninhabited island. As memories of home recede and the blood from frenzied pig-hunts arouses them, the boys' childish fear turns into something deeper and more primitive, and their struggle to survive and impose order on the tropical island becomes more desperate.

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