Battle Royale : remastered

Takami, Koushun

written by Koushun Takami ; a new translation by Nathan Collins

Notes
lang: eng lang: jpn lang: 647 pages Summary: With unemployment at an all-time high and violence amongst school children almost out of control, the Japanese government introduces the "Battle Royale Act." A randomly chosen school class is taken to a deserted island and forced to fight each other to the death. One pupil only is allowed to survive as proof of the lengths to which the government is prepared to go to end the violence
Keywords/Themes
Dystopian
Lord of the Flies theme
location:Fiction - Science fiction
dewey:F
call #:TAK
ISBN:9781421565989
edition:Remastered edition
published:2014
bar code:30178
replace fee:23.19
Subjects
Adolescents - Fiction
Survival - Fiction
Alienation Social psychology - Fiction
Human relations - Fiction
Dystopian fiction
Science fiction
School stories
Allegories
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