A powerful post-apocalyptic thriller, perfect for fans of The End of the F*cking World.
'A real find' STEPHEN KING
When the world ends and you find yourself stranded on the wrong side of the country, every second counts.
No one knows this more than Edgar Hill. 550 miles away from his family, he must push himself to the very limit to get back to them, or risk losing them forever...
His best option is to run.
But what if your best isn’t good enough?
The Number One race-against-time bestseller as featured on Simon Mayo’s Radio 2 Book Club
*The sequel, The Survivors’ Club, is now available to pre-order*
What readers are saying - over 350 5* reader reviews:
‘Difficult to put down and impossible to forget’
‘A real page turner’
‘An absolute joy of a read’
‘Gripping and entertaining all the way through’
‘Exciting right from the beginning and it left me wanting more’
‘This book gets better with every page turn’
"A real find"
"Ridiculously gripping straight from the start"
"Will thrill and delight ... a terrifically well-observed, haunting and occasionally harrowing read"
"This is an uplifting, exciting and often humorous yarn about camaraderie, endurance and redemption. Throughout, Walker nicely evokes the agony and exhilaration of distance running."