By Justin Cronin
NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER • Look for a different preview of Justin Cronin’s The urban of Mirrors at the back of the book.
The finish of the realm used to be basically the beginning.
In his across the world bestselling and severely acclaimed novel The Passage, Justin Cronin developed an unforgettable international remodeled through a central authority scan long gone horribly fallacious. Now the scope widens and the depth deepens because the epic tale surges ahead with . . .
today, because the man-made apocalypse unfolds, 3 strangers navigate the chaos. Lila, a physician and an expectant mom, is so shattered via the unfold of violence and an infection that she keeps to plot for her child’s arrival while society dissolves round her. Kittridge, recognized to the area as “Last Stand in Denver,” has been compelled to escape his stronghold and is now at the street, dodging the contaminated, armed yet by myself and good acutely aware tank of fuel gets him purely to this point. April is battling to lead her little brother correctly via a panorama of demise and spoil. those 3 will study that they have got no longer been absolutely abandoned—and that during connection lies wish, even at the darkest of nights.
100 years sooner or later, Amy and the others struggle on for humankind’s salvation . . . unaware that the principles have replaced. The enemy has advanced, and a dismal new order has arisen with a imaginative and prescient of the longer term infinitely extra scary than man’s extinction. If the Twelve are to fall, a type of united to conquer them must pay the final word price.
A heart-stopping mystery rendered with masterful literary ability, The Twelve is a grand and gripping story of sacrifice and survival.
Praise for The Twelve
“[A] literary superthriller.”—The big apple occasions ebook Review
“An indisputable and compelling epic . . . a posh narrative of flight and forgiveness, of significant anguish and miraculous loss, of bad betrayals and marvelous hope.”—Milwaukee magazine Sentinel
“The Twelve is even higher than The Passage.”—The simple Dealer
“A compulsive read.”—San Francisco Chronicle
“Gripping . . . Cronin [introduces] eerie new parts to his masterful mythology. . . . spell binding, emotional and entertaining.”—The San Diego Union-Tribune
“Fine storytelling.”—Associated Press
“Cronin is a type of infrequent authors who works on varied degrees, mixing elegantly crafted literary fiction with cliff-hanging thrills.”—Fort worthy Star-Telegram
By George Orwell
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By David J. Williams
In his electrifying debut, The reflected Heavens, David J. Williams created a dismal futuristic international grounded within the army rivalries, terror strategies, and political wrangling of our personal time. Now he is taking his masterful mixture of army SF, espionage mystery, and dystopian cyberpunk one step further—to the sting of annihilation . . . .
Life as U.S. counterintelligence agent Claire Haskell as soon as knew it's in tatters—her venture betrayed, her lover useless, and her stories of the prior suspect. Worse, the defeat of the mysterious rebel team referred to as Autumn Rain used to be no longer as entire as many believed. it truly is speedy changing into transparent that the group’s final objective isn't really just to smash the tenuous worldwide alliances of the twenty second century—but to rule all of humanity. And they’re beginning with the violent destruction of the internet and the assassination of the U.S. president. Now it’s as much as Claire, along with her skill to jack her mind into the structures of the enemy, to win this very unlikely war.
Battling ferociously around the Earth-Moon approach, and navigating a fancy global jam-packed with either steadfast loyalists and ruthless traitors, Claire needs to be prepared for the Rain’s subsequent movement. however the real enemy may possibly already be one step sooner than her.