The Most Dangerous Game
by Richard Connell
The Most Dangerous Game, by Richard Connell, is a short story first published in 1924 and is today required reading in many high school English classes.
When a big-game hunter from New York falls off a yacht in the black of night, his only option is to swim for the nearest island. What’s waiting for him there will put all his hunting knowledge to the test as he fights for his life in this exciting adventure.