Published February 26, 2008
by Vintage .
Written in English
|The Physical Object|
|Number of Pages||384|
Scott Smith’s wrote one of my favorite crime novels with A Simple Plan that released in Thirteen years later came his second book, The Ruins which instantly became one of my favorite horror novels/5. Retired Special Forces officer Brad Taylor’s thrilling new short story sets Pike Logan and Jennifer Cahill on a hunt for an ancient Mayan temple and reveals the origin of their archaeological company, the cover for their clandestine work with the Taskforce. The Ruins is like all great genre fiction in its irresistible storytelling momentum, but in its lack of mercy, it’s more like real life. The Ruins is ruthlessly frank about how most of us really behave in extremis. SEQUEL SERIES TO THE BEST-SELLING LAST SURVIVORS! Danger Lurks In The Ruins Three survivors travel the ruins of a collapsed society, sifting through the rusted relics of the Ancients’ civilization as they search for a better future, hoping to escape the horrors of the past. But among those treasures lurks danger.
The Ruins follows a group of vacationers on a visit to an archaeological site. The book has a very slow build up before finally going nuclear ~75% through. Reading this book purely as a horror novel, the suspenseful 25%%, followed by the insane (!!) 75%% make for /5(K). The six get a bus to a small town and then hire a cab to take them to the ruins. The cab driver tries to dissuade them but they go anyway. After thrashing through the jungle for a couple of hours following the map that Heinrich has left, they find a small Mayan village. The villagers ignore them completely, but a boy follows them. Free download or read online The Ruins pdf (ePUB) book. The first edition of the novel was published in , and was written by Scott B. Smith. The book was published in multiple languages including English, consists of pages and is available in Hardcover format. The main characters of this horror, fiction story are Jeff, Eric Ross. The book has been awarded with, and many others/5. “The Book of the Summer: That would be The Ruins, by Scott Smith, last heard from in (A Simple Plan, later filmed by Sam Raimi from Smith’s script). No quietly building, Ruth Rendell.
The Ruin, set in Ireland, follows detective Cormac Reilly as he reopens an investigation from twenty years ago. He’s determined to connect Hilaria Blake’s overdose in the past to her son Jack’s recent death. Get invested now, because there are at least two more Cormac Reilly books coming in the future.”. More answers to obvious questions: Yes, The Ruins the horror movie is a relatively faithful adaptation of The Ruins the novel. Nonetheless, the book Author: Tasha Robinson. From Book 1: SEQUEL SERIES TO THE BEST-SELLING LAST SURVIVORS SERIES Danger Lurks In The Ruins Three survivors travel the ruins of a collapsed society, sifting through the rusted relics of the Ancients' civilization as they search for a better future, hoping to escape the horrors of the past. But among those treasures lurks danger. And what they discover might be worse than what they left behind. My thanks to Repeater Books for an eARC via NetGalley of ‘The Ruins’ by Mat Osman in exchange for an honest review. London, Shy, bookish Adam Kussgarten lives in a Notting Hill flat surrounded by the miniature model kingdom he has s: