This book won the Nobel Prize for literature in 1983, and has been avidly read and loved by many ever since!
This book by William Golding in considered important because it explores the dark side of human nature. It is littered with messages on the importance of reasoning and intelligence as tools to interpret the chaos of our existence on earth.
The plot follows a group of British boys who end up stranded on an uninhabited island. They must find a way to govern themselves.
It's a must-read, and right now you can do so for free!