The Number One Bestseller and featured on Simon Mayo's Radio 2 Book Club
'A real find' STEPHEN KING
THE ULTIMATE RACE-AGAINST-TIME THRILLER
When the world ends and you find yourself stranded on the wrong side of the country, every second counts.
No one knows this more than Edgar Hill. 550 miles away from his family, he must push himself to the very limit to get back to them, or risk losing them forever...
His best option is to run.
But what if your best isn’t good enough?
An original and powerful post-apocalyptic thriller, perfect for fans of The Martian
"Extraordinary" (Simon Mayo Radio 2 Book Club)
"Ridiculously gripping straight from the start" (Jenny Colgan)
"Will thrill and delight ... a terrifically well-observed, haunting and occasionally harrowing read" (Starburst)
"This is an uplifting, exciting and often humorous yarn about camaraderie, endurance and redemption. Throughout, Walker nicely evokes the agony and exhilaration of distance running." (The Times)
"... what sets this novel apart is Walker's extraordinary emotional articulacy" (The Sun)
"A page-turning thriller with a pace as relentless as the characters' feet hitting the pavement. A deft look into the mind of a man who needs the near-destruction of the world to show him what truly matters" (Laura Lam author of False Hearts)
"Brilliant ... superb to the end" (Lucy Mangan)
"A really fun, engaging, exciting, and compassionate take on a familiar scenario: the apocalypse ... Highly recommended" (David Owen Carnegie longlisted author of Panther)
"Compulsively readable" (SFX)
|Autor||WALKER, Adrian J|
|Dimensiuni||20 x 13 cm|