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The ruins : a novel

Author: Scott Smith
Publisher: New York : Vintage Mass Market, Alfred A. Knopf, 2007, ©2006.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView 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
Material Type: Fiction, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Scott Smith
ISBN: 9780307389718 0307389715
OCLC Number: 879625769
Description: 309 pages ; 18 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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