The Devil's Garden

Edward Docx

There is only one way in and there is only one way out: the river.

One stifling afternoon, a mysterious supply boat docks at a research station deep in the jungle. To Dr Forle and his team of naturalists, its passengers are unwelcome. Ruthless, uninvited, and bringing corruption to the life of the forest, they force Forle, already a fugitive from his past, to confront his darkest impulses . . .

‘An unusually intelligent thriller that refuses to take sides’ Metro

‘As full of intellectual provocations as it is of suspenseful turns’ Giles Foden, Guardian

‘A confident and compelling novel, a riveting Conradian page-turner’ Dazed and Confused

 

Genre: Fiction
ISBN: 978033046351501
Published: 02/02/2012

Edward Docx

Edward Docx

Edward Docx was born in 1972 and lives in London. He is the author of The Calligrapher, which was highly acclaimed and widely translated and Self Help, which was a contender for the 2007 Booker Prize.

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