The Beach

Author(s): Alex Garland

Popular Fiction

Richard is drawn into a strange conversation in a hotel. He hears of a secret island Garden of Eden hidden in the scattered islands of a Thai marine park. Next morning, he finds a map pinned to his door and the man who put it there has slashed his wrists. The challenge is irresistible and he sets off on a perilous journey in search of Shangri-La.


Product Information

Winner of Whitaker Gold Book Award 2001 and Betty Trask Award 1997.

General Fields

  • : 9780140258417
  • : Penguin Books
  • : Penguin Books
  • : June 1997
  • : 181mm X 112mm X 30mm
  • : United Kingdom
  • : books

Special Fields

  • : Alex Garland
  • : Paperback
  • : New edition
  • : very good
  • : 448