Who or what is 'the beast' on the island? Does 'the beast' actually exist? Or does it symbolise the evil that all humans (or boys on an island) are capable of?
Pre-IB's Matilda and Lan Vy presented most professionally. The novel, once read is never forgotten: its portrayal of 'the end of innocence, the darkness of mans heart' is timeless.
Joanna Shepley Clarke
Head of English