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The Boy on the Bridge

Category: Book
By (author): Carey, M. R.
Subject:  FICTION / Action & Adventure
  FICTION / Dystopian
  FICTION / General
  FICTION / Science Fiction / Action & Adventure
  FICTION / Science Fiction / Apocalyptic & Post-Apocalyptic
Audience: general/trade
Publisher: Orbit
Published: May 2017
Format: Book-hardcover
Pages: 400
Size: 0.00in x 0.00in

Additional Notes

From The Publisher*From the author of USA Today bestseller The Girl With All the Gifts, a terrifying new novel set in the same post-apocalyptic world.

Once upon a time, in a land blighted by terror, there was a very clever boy.

The people thought the boy could save them, so they opened their gates and sent him out into the world.

To where the monsters lived.

Review Quote*"A terrifying, emotional page-turner that explores what it means to be human."-Kirkus on The Boy on the Bridge
Review Quote*"Heartfelt, remorseless and painfully fresh as it is terrifying. A jewel."-Joss Whedon on Girl With All the Gifts
Review Quote*"Original, thrilling and powerful."-The Guardian on The Girl With All the Gifts
Review Quote*"Unique and terrifying."-Booklist (starred review) on The Girl With All the Gifts
Review Quote*"A great read that takes hold of you and doesn't let go."-John Ajvide Lindqvist, author of Let the Right One In on The Girl With All the Gifts
Review Quote*"...a brilliant work of science fiction, but even people who never read science fiction should absolutely read this one."-io9 on The Girl With All the Gifts
Biographical NoteM. R. Carey has been making up stories for most of his life. His novel The Girl With All the Gifts was a USA Today bestseller and is a major motion picture based on his BAFTA-nominated screenplay. Under the name Mike Carey he has written for both DC and Marvel, including critically acclaimed runs on X-Men and Fantastic Four, Marvel's flagship superhero titles. His creator-owned books regularly appear in the New York Times bestseller list. He also has several previous novels, two radio plays, and a number of TV and movie screenplays to his credit.