The Ruins, Scott Smith
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The Ruins

Author: Scott Smith

Narrator: Patrick Wilson

Unabridged: 14 hr 37 min

Format: Digital Audiobook

Publisher: Simon & Schuster Audio

Published: 07/18/2006

Genre: Fiction - Horror

Synopsis

HE EAGERLY AWAITED NEW THRILLER FROM THE AUTHOR OF A SIMPLE PLAN Eerie, terrifying, and unputdownable, The Ruins is Scott Smith's first novel since his acclaimed debut A Simple Plan earned rave reviews and stormed bestseller lists. The Ruins follows two American couples enjoying 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. This is what happens from the moment the searchers -- moving into the wild interior -- begin to suspect that there is an insidious, horrific "other" among them....

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Reviews Write A Review

AudiobooksNow review by Jane on 2007-08-23 22:30:02

Don't start it till you have time to finish. I ended up staying up all night reading it. Fantastically scary.

AudiobooksNow review by Mary on 2008-03-14 12:46:00

I was skeptical until I started reading and couldn't put it down. Very creepy, kept me thinking for days after.

AudiobooksNow review by Beth on 2008-09-23 09:04:19

This story doesn't make sense. Watch the movie if you really want to see what all the hype is about but don't waste your time reading the book.

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