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The Mosquito Coast

Paul Theroux

Paperback

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AN INTERNATIONAL BESTSELLER"A gripping adventure story."—New York Times Book Review


The paranoid and brilliant inventor Allie Fox takes his family to live in the Honduran jungle, determined to build a civilization better than the one they've left. Fleeing from an America he sees as mired in materialism and conformity, he hopes to rediscover a purer life. But his utopian experiment takes a dark turn when his obsessions lead the family toward unimaginable danger.


Praise For The Mosquito Coast

“A work of fiendish energy and ingenuity.”—Newsweek   “An impressive and disturbing vision of the American psyche.”—Washington Post    —

Mariner Books, 9780618658961, 384pp.

Publication Date: June 1, 2006



About the Author

PAUL THEROUX is the author of many highly acclaimed books. His novels include The Lower RiverJungle Lovers, and The Mosquito Coast, and his renowned travel books include Ghost Train to the Eastern Star and Dark Star Safari. He lives in Hawaii and on Cape Cod.