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Books in which something/someone innocent is killed?
Give me a few examples
- Anonymous1 decade agoFavorite Answer
Lord of the flies - William Golding - group of boys crash on a deserted island and turn on each other, one of the boys is killed by the group in a savage attack.
Flowers in the attic - Virginia Andrews - 4 children are locked in an attic by their mother and grandmother, the grandmother gradually poisons the children's food with arsenic until the youngest male child dies.
The Devil's Punchbowl - cant remember the author - a casino boat worker is murdered because he finds out that his boss is running an illegal dog fighting circuit and he tries to expose them, he is drugged and tries to run away but as he does so they set a dog on him who rips him to shreds and then they shoot him as he falls off a cliff's edge onto the rocks by the river.
they are the only three i can think of at the min but ill add more as i remember them!
- Anonymous1 decade ago
- steven mLv 71 decade ago
The Lovely Bones - recently released as a film
The Bible is full of murders and deaths
Flowers in the Attic by Virgina Andrews ( not read it myself, but fits )
- 1 decade ago
this is a great book based on a true story but its fitting your description perfectly except the guy isnt killed. almost killed but not killed. A CHILD CALLED IT by Dave Pelzer
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- JoshumsLv 61 decade ago
Matthew, Mark, Luke, John.
- 1 decade ago
legend of the great dragon