We Need Diverse Ya Sale
 
 

Special Offers see all

Enter to WIN a $100 Credit

Subscribe to PowellsBooks.news
for a chance to win.
Privacy Policy

Visit our stores


    Recently Viewed clear list


    Q&A | June 8, 2015

    Owen Sheers: IMG Powell's Q&A: Owen Sheers



    Describe your latest book. I Saw a Man is a contemporary novel set between London, New York, Nevada, and Wales. The book opens with Michael Turner,... Continue »
    1. $18.17 Sale Hardcover add to wish list

      I Saw a Man

      Owen Sheers 9780385529075

    spacer
Qualifying orders ship free.
$11.95
List price: $16.99
Used Trade Paper
Ships in 1 to 3 days
Add to Wishlist
Qty Store Section
3 Beaverton Horror- General
5 Burnside Horror- General

More copies of this ISBN

The Strain (Strain Trilogy #1)

by

The Strain (Strain Trilogy #1) Cover

 

Synopses & Reviews

Publisher Comments:

At New York's JFK Airport, an arriving Boeing 777 taxiing along a runway suddenly stops dead. All the shades have been drawn, all communication channels have mysteriously gone quiet. Dr. Eph Goodweather, head of a CDC rapid-response team investigating biological threats, boards the darkened plane, and what he finds makes his blood run cold.

A terrifying contagion has come to the unsuspecting city, an unstoppable plague that will spread like all-consuming wildfire: lethal, merciless, hungry...vampiric. And in a pawnshop in Spanish Harlem, an aged Holocaust survivor knows that the war he has been dreading his entire life is finally here.

In one week, Manhattan will be gone. In one month, the country. In two months...the world.

Review:

"He elevated gothic horror to art....Bilingual, bicultural, multigenre, he has a voice that feels both fresh and ancient." Entertainment Weekly

Review:

"[One of] the most original and powerful filmmakers working today." The Hollywood Reporter

About the Author

Born in Guadalajara, Mexico, Guillermo del Toro is the director of the films Cronos, Mimic, The Devil's Backbone, Blade II, Hellboy I, Hellboy II, and Pan's Labyrinth, which garnered enormous critical praise worldwide and won three Academy Awards.

Chuck Hogan is the author of several acclaimed novels, including Devils in Exile and Prince of Thieves, which won the 2005 Hammett Award , was called one of the ten best novels of the year by Stephen King, and was the basis of the motion picture The Town.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780062068255
Author:
Del Toro, Guillermo
Publisher:
William Morrow Paperbacks
Author:
Hogan, Chuck
Subject:
Thrillers
Subject:
Horror - General
Edition Description:
Trade PB
Series:
The Strain Trilogy
Series Volume:
1
Publication Date:
20110920
Binding:
Paperback
Grade Level:
General/trade
Language:
English
Pages:
432
Dimensions:
8 x 5.3125 x 0.972973 in 12 oz

Other books you might like

  1. Clementine (Clementine)
    Used Trade Paper $3.50
  2. Little House in the Big Woods...
    Used Trade Paper $3.50
  3. Fool Used Trade Paper $8.00
  4. Standing in Another Man's Grave...
    Sale Trade Paper $7.98

Related Subjects

Featured Titles » Literature
Fiction and Poetry » Horror » General
Fiction and Poetry » Popular Fiction » Contemporary Thrillers
Fiction and Poetry » Science Fiction and Fantasy » A to Z
Fiction and Poetry » Science Fiction and Fantasy » Sale Books

The Strain (Strain Trilogy #1) Used Trade Paper
0 stars - 0 reviews
$11.95 In Stock
Product details 432 pages William Morrow Paperbacks - English 9780062068255 Reviews:
"Review" by , "He elevated gothic horror to art....Bilingual, bicultural, multigenre, he has a voice that feels both fresh and ancient."
"Review" by , "[One of] the most original and powerful filmmakers working today."
spacer
spacer
  • back to top

FOLLOW US ON...

     
Powell's City of Books is an independent bookstore in Portland, Oregon, that fills a whole city block with more than a million new, used, and out of print books. Shop those shelves — plus literally millions more books, DVDs, and gifts — here at Powells.com.