|By (author):||Carey, M. R.|
|Subject:||FICTION / Action & Adventure|
|FICTION / Dystopian|
|FICTION / General|
|FICTION / Science Fiction / Action & Adventure|
|FICTION / Science Fiction / Apocalyptic & Post-Apocalyptic|
|Size:||0.00in x 0.00in|
|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 human...as 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 Note||M. 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.|