The Beach
by Alex Garland
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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 of... More

Ozute's Review

OzuteOzute wrote a review
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Fascinating story
Liked the book. Fascinated writing with enough tension to keep you reading on and on.

It's a while ago when I read this one, but still I know the redline of the story. I watched the movie after reading the book but was dissapointed by the number of missing details described in the book.

I would recommend this book to all travelers and backpackers.