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The ruins : a novel

Author: Scott Smith
Publisher: New York : Alfred A. Knopf, 2006.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : English : First editionView all editions and formats
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Two American couples, just out of college, enjoy a pleasant, lazy beach holiday together in Mexico. On an impulse, they go off with newfound friends in search of one of their group--the young German, who, in pursuit of a girl, has headed for the remote Mayan ruins, site of a fabled archeological dig. Then the searchers--moving into the wild interior--begin to suspect that there is an insidious, horrific "other"  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Suspense fiction
Fiction
Thrillers (Fiction)
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Smith, Scott, 1965 July 13-
Ruins.
New York : Alfred A. Knopf, 2006
(OCoLC)607691546
Online version:
Smith, Scott, 1965 July 13-
Ruins.
New York : Alfred A. Knopf, 2006
(OCoLC)607742664
Material Type: Fiction, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Scott Smith
ISBN: 1400043875 9781400043873
OCLC Number: 62878416
Description: 319 pages ; 25 cm
Responsibility: Scott Smith.
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Two American couples, just out of college, enjoy a pleasant, lazy beach holiday together in Mexico. On an impulse, they go off with newfound friends in search of one of their group--the young German, who, in pursuit of a girl, has headed for the remote Mayan ruins, site of a fabled archeological dig. Then the searchers--moving into the wild interior--begin to suspect that there is an insidious, horrific "other" among them ... --From publisher description.

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