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    • The Beach

    • By: Alex Garland
    • Narrated by: Michael Page
    • Length: 11 hrs and 14 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 286
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 241
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 242

    The Khao San Road, Bangkok - first stop for the hordes of rootless young Westerners traveling in Southeast Asia. On Richard's first night there, a fellow traveler slashes his wrists, bequeathing to Richard a meticulously drawn map to "the Beach".

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • Weed and the beach

    • By Thomas on 02-07-13

    Regular price: $20.72

    • The Tesseract

    • By: Alex Garland
    • Narrated by: James Daniels
    • Length: 5 hrs and 26 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      3.5 out of 5 stars 23
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 20
    • Story
      3.5 out of 5 stars 20

    Set in the Philippines and spanning three generations, this novel follows three stories whose characters' fates are intertwined: gangsters on a chase through the streets of Manila; middle-class parents putting their children to bed in the suburbs; and a couple of street kids and the wealthy psychologist who is studying their dreams.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • WOW!

    • By Marjorie on 07-26-15

    Regular price: $17.49

    • The Beach

    • By: Alex Garland
    • Narrated by: Alfie Allen
    • Length: 10 hrs and 59 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 14
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 12
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 13

    The 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?

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Loved the English

    • By Sanni on 03-05-18

    Regular price: $23.44