The Most Dangerous Game

The Most Dangerous Game

By Richard Connell

Perfection Learning, Paperback, 9780895986535, 52pp.

Publication Date: January 1, 2000

On his way to hunt jaguars in the Brazilian jungle, a professional hunter is marooned on remote island inhabited by a fellow hunter who pursues unusual game.

About the Author
Richard Edward Connell Jr. (1893 - 1949) was an American author and journalist, probably best remembered for his short story "The Most Dangerous Game." Connell was one of the most popular American short story writers of his time. He had equal success as a journalist and screenwriter and was nominated for an Academy Award in 1942 for best original story.