The Darkest Path

Hardcover | October 1, 2013

byJeff Hirsch

not yet rated|write a review
USA Today bestselling author Jeff Hirsch once again creates a futuristic world with stunning, dramatic realism.

For the last several years, a civil war has raged between the Glorious Path - a militant religion based on the teachings of a former US soldier - and what's left of the US government. The Glorious Path seeks complete control of the country, and those they capture are given the Choice: convert or be killed.

Fifteen-year-old Cal and his younger brother were captured and forced to convert five years ago. Cal gets along until he befriends a stray dog named Bear, and then kills a commander who wants to train Bear to be a brutal attack dog. Thissends Cal and Bear on the run and sets in motion a series of events that will test Cal's loyalties and beliefs, ending in a brutal battle that the fate of the entire country rests on.

Pricing and Purchase Info

$18.18 online
$19.99 list price (save 9%)
In stock online
Ships free on orders over $25
Prices may vary. why?
Please call ahead to confirm inventory.

From the Publisher

USA Today bestselling author Jeff Hirsch once again creates a futuristic world with stunning, dramatic realism.For the last several years, a civil war has raged between the Glorious Path - a militant religion based on the teachings of a former US soldier - and what's left of the US government. The Glorious Path seeks complete control o...

JEFF HIRSCH graduated from the University of California, San Diego, with an MFA in dramatic writing, and is the USA Today bestselling author of The Eleventh Plague and Magisterium. He lives in Beacon, New York, with his wife. Visit him online at www.jeff-hirsch.com.

other books by Jeff Hirsch

The Eleventh Plague
The Eleventh Plague

Paperback|Sep 1 2012

$9.99 online$10.99list price(save 9%)
Magisterium
Magisterium

Hardcover|Oct 1 2012

$17.24 online$19.99list price(save 13%)
The 39 Clues: Unstoppable Book Two: Breakaway
The 39 Clues: Unstoppable Book Two: Breakaway

Hardcover|Feb 1 2014

$13.54 online$14.99list price(save 9%)
see all books by Jeff Hirsch
Format:HardcoverDimensions:336 pages, 8.54 × 5.78 × 1.08 inPublished:October 1, 2013Publisher:SCHOLASTIC INCLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0545512239

ISBN - 13:9780545512237

Look for similar items by category:

Customer Reviews of The Darkest Path

Reviews

Extra Content

Editorial Reviews

Praise for The Eleventh Plague

"The Eleventh Plague hits disturbingly close to home, vividly depicting a world that has nose-dived into a futuristic nightmare . . . An excellent, taut debut novel." -Suzanne Collins, author of The Hunger Games

"A gripping survival drama." -USA Today

"Sure to be a hit among fans of dystopias." -Booklist

"An impressive story with strong characters." -Publishers Weekly