Synopses & Reviews
Travel a road of horrors with the world's bestselling author. The Long Walk
is the newly repackaged novel of a terrifying journey originally published under the Richard Bachman pseudonym.
On the first day of May, 100 teenage boys meet for an event known throughout the country as "The Long Walk." If you break the rules, you get three warnings. If you exceed your limit, what happens is absolutely terrifying...
"A master storyteller." Houston Chronicle
"An illusionist extraordinaire." Publishers Weekly
"The Long Walk
is the work of an angry, impulsively fresh voice, and it's as real as it gets. Fans of Lord of the Flies
, The Running Man
, or more obscure titles like Battle Royale
or Crimson Labyrinth
will not be able to put it down. The debilitating suspense will leave you trying to catch your breath after every single page." David Hannon, Powells.com
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About the Author
Stephen King, the world's bestselling novelist, was educated at the University of Maine at Orono. He lives with his wife, the novelist Tabitha King, in Bangor, Maine.