The Passage

By: Justin Cronin

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Book Condition: As New

Fine+/As New condition. Blue boards with gold gilt print on spine. 1st edition; 1st printing as stated in book. **ADDITIONAL SHIPPING MAY APPLY TO INTERNATIONAL ORDERS** About the book: NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER · This thrilling novel kicks off what Stephen King calls a trilogy that will stand as one of the great achievements in American fantasy fiction. It happened fast. Thirty-two minutes for one world to die, another to be born. An epic and gripping tale of catastrophe and survival,The Passage is the story of Amyabandoned by her mother at the age of six, pursued and then imprisoned by the shadowy figures behind a government experiment of apocalyptic proportions. But Special Agent Brad Wolgast, the lawman sent to track her down, is disarmed by the curiously quiet girl and risks everything to save her. As the experiment goes nightmarishly wrong, Wolgast secures her escapebut he cant stop societys collapse. And as Amy walks alone, across miles and decades, into a future dark with violence and despair, she is filled with the mysterious and terrifying knowledge that only she has the power to save the ruined world. Look for the entire Passage trilogy: THE PASSAGE | THE TWELVE | THE CITY OF MIRRORS Praise for The Passage NAMED ONE OF THE TEN BEST NOVELS OF THE YEAR BY TIME AND ONE OF THE BEST BOOKS OF THE YEAR BY The Washington Post · Esquire · U.S. News & World Report · NPR/On Point · St. Louis Post-Dispatch · BookPage · Library Journal [A] blockbuster.The New York Times Book Review Mythic storytelling.San Francisco Chronicle Magnificent . . . Cronin has taken his literary gifts, and he has weaponized them. . . . The Passage can stand proudly next to Stephen Kings apocalyptic masterpiece The Stand, but a closer match would be Cormac McCarthys The Road: a story about human beings trying to generate new hope in a world from which all hope has long since been burnt.Time The type of big, engrossing read that will have you leaving the lights on late into the night.The Dallas Morning News Addictive.Mens Journal Cronins unguessable plot and appealing characters will seize your heart and mind.Parade

Title: The Passage

Author Name: Justin Cronin

Categories: Fiction-Science Fiction, Fiction-Fantasy, Fiction-Literary,

Edition: 1st Edition

Publisher: New York, Ballantine Books: 2010

ISBN Number: 0345504968

ISBN Number 13: 9780345504968

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: As New

Jacket Condition: Fine

Type: Book

lbs: 1.00 lbs

Seller ID: 000535

Keywords: Cronin, Fiction, Fantasy, Science Fiction