Please note: In order to keep Hive up to date and provide users with the best features, we are no longer able to fully support Internet Explorer. The site is still available to you, however some sections of the site may appear broken. We would encourage you to move to a more modern browser like Firefox, Edge or Chrome in order to experience the site fully.

Things Bright and Beautiful, Paperback / softback Book

Things Bright and Beautiful Paperback / softback

Paperback / softback

Description

'A claustrophobic compelling read that'll suck you into its heart of darkness' IndependentAdvent Island in the South Pacific, with its coconut palms and thick green jungle, should be Eden for missionary Max and his young wife Bea.

But plagues of insects and rats, sweltering heat and local 'devil chasers' soon turn paradise into hell on earth.

Just as Bea begins to adapt to island life, an unexpected guest arrives and Advent Island turns against its would-be saviors.

Trapped in the jungle with her increasingly unhinged husband, Bea must fight tooth-and-nail for her freedom, and for her life. 'Lyrical, suspenseful, darkly comic' Observer'Excellent, blackly funny.

A novel whose growing environmental and psychological horrors you can feel crawling across your skin' Daily Mail'Phenomenally disturbing' Spectator'Oozing with vivid descriptions and a deeply claustrophobic atmosphere . . . quite unlike anything else you'll read this year' Heat

Information

Other Formats

£8.99

£7.15

 
Free Home Delivery

on all orders

 
Pick up orders

from local bookshops

Information

Also by Anbara Salam  |  View all