Alex Garland

The Beach
  • The Beach

  • Alex Garland

    A 20th anniversary edition of this million copy bestseller, with a new introduction by John Niven: a classic story of paradise found - and lost.

    Richard lands in East Asia in search of an earthly utopia. In Thailand, he is given a map promising an unknown island, a secluded beach - and a new way of life. What Richard finds when he gets there is breathtaking: more extraordinary, more frightening than his wildest dreams.

    But how long can paradise survive here on Earth? And what lengths will Richard go to in order to save it?

All of the writers are bestselling authors and critically acclaimed.