Mass Market Paperbound
April 1, 1999
Penguin Publishing Group
The following ISBNs are associated with this title:
ISBN - 10: 0451196716
ISBN - 13: 9780451196712
Read from the Book
Table of ContentsTitle PageCopyright PageDedication Part One - STARTING OUTChapter 1Chapter 2 Part Two - GOING DOWN THE ROADChapter 3Chapter 4Chapter 5Chapter 6Chapter 7Chapter 8Chapter 9Chapter 10Chapter 11Chapter 12Chapter 13Chapter 14Chapter 15Chapter 16 Part Three - THE RABBITChapter 17Chapter 18Only death can keep you from the finish line—in the ultimate competition of the all-too-near future. . . .THE LONG WALKEvery year, on the first day of May, one hundred teenage boys meet for an event known throughout the country as “The Long Walk.” Among this year’s chosen crop is sixteen-year-old Ray Garraty. He knows the rules: that warnings are issued if you fall under speed, stumble, sit down. That after three warnings . . . you get your ticket. And what happens then serves as a chilling reminder that there can be only one winner in the Walk—the one that survives. . . .WORKS BY STEPHEN KING NOVELSCarrie ’Salem’s Lot The Shining The Stand The Dead Zone Firestarter Cujo THE DARK TOWER I: The Gunslinger Christine Pet Sematary Cycle of the Werewolf The Talisman (with Peter Straub) It Eyes of the Dragon MiseryThe Tommyknockers THE DARK TOWER II: The Drawing of the Three THE DARK TOWER III: The Waste Lands The Dark Half Needful Things Gerald’s Game Dolores Claiborne Insomnia Rose Madder Desperation The Green Mile THE DARK TOWER IV: Wizard and Glass Bag of Bones AS RICHARD BACHMAN Rage The Long Walk Roadwork The Running Man Thinner The Regulators COLLECTIONS Night Shift Di
From the Publisher
On the first day of May, 100 teenage boys meet for a race known as "The Long Walk." If you break the rules, you get three warnings. If you exceed your limit, what happens is absolutely terrifying...
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, and their children in Bangor, Maine.
From Our Editors
Available for the first time in a single volume, this chilling novel follows the a young boy who has been selected to take the Long Walk, a lethal contest of determination and endurance in whcih each tortured step becomes a harrowing struggle for survival. Reprint.
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