rainsford was on a crew ship smoking his pipe when he heard a gun shot he dropped his pipe and then he went to pick it up and fell into the water. he tried to yell for someone but no one heard him the crew ship then got further and further so then he swam to this island to stay there
rainsford makes it to the island and finds this mansion he goes up to the door and knocks a man named zaroff opens the door and points a gun right and rainsford's heart rainsford and zaroff then start talking about hunting. zaroff then invites rainsford to dinner. at the dinner table they talk some more
a few days later zaroff said that rainsford is going to start hunting people he tell zaroff no but zaroff told him to hunt people so he does he starts hunting people
the next day zaroff tells rainsford that they are going to hunt each other rainsford don't want to but he does it anyway later on they go to the forest and hide from each other a little while later they start hunting
rainsford and zaroff find each other but then rainsford runs he gets to this tree that he cuts down and falls of a smaller tree to hold it up off the ground zaroff then found him again and rainsford ran again he ends up falling in a pit of quick sand he then dug himself out and puts leafs and branches over the hole.
rainsford sat down by the tree for a while then the tree fell rainford just sat there until he heard and winy voice he turned around and saw zaroff. zaroff then told him he will be back with a pack of dogs then he left rainsford then got up and ran when zaroff got back out there the dogs found him but before the dogs got there he set a trap then ran to a tree and then climbed it he then saw zaroff with a big man that was holding the dogs then the man disappeared so he got out of the tree and jumped of a cliff and swam to the house and sat in zaroff's room till he came in there when he got in there he killed zaroff