The City of Mirrors (Paperback)Justin Cronin (author)
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Prompted by a voice that lives in her blood, the fearsome warrior known as Alicia of Blades is drawn towards to one of the great cities of The Time Before. The ruined city of New York.
Ruined but not empty. For this is the final refuge of Zero, the first and last of The Twelve. The one who must be destroyed if mankind is to have a future.
What she finds is not what she's expecting.
A journey into the past.To find out how it all began.And an opponent at once deadlier and more human than she could ever have imagined.
The magnificent concluding part to Justin Cronin's epic series which includes The Passage and The Twelve.
Publisher: Orion Publishing Co
Number of pages: 832
Weight: 574 g
Dimensions: 137 x 201 x 55 mm
Lyrical, towering, a worthy conclusion to what will quickly become a classic of fantasy and horror literature. * LOVE READING *
'This is positively gripping... Fast-paced, chilling and utterly engrossing this will keep you on edge right until the very end. I absolutely loved it.' * WOMAN'S WAY *
Compulsively readable. * NEW YORK TIMES *
"A fitting end to one of the most ambition trilogies we've read in a while. Hopefully we'll see its like again soon." * SCI-FI NOW *
'It is satisfying, powerful, brilliant stuff... In this day and age the word 'epic' is as overused as the word 'vampire' is mocked, but in the Passage Trilogy Justin Cronin has reclaimed them both.' * DEN OF GEEK *
This conclusion to bestseller Cronin's apocalyptic thriller trilogy ends with all of the heartbreak, joy, and unexpected twists of fate that events in The Passage and The Twelve foreordained... a superb capstone to a modern horror thriller epic * PUBLISHERS WEEKLY starred review *
Readers who have been patiently awaiting the conclusion to Cronin's sweeping post apocalyptic trilogy are richly rewarded with this epic, heart-wrenching novel... a thrilling and satisfying conclusion * LIBRARY JOURNAL (starred) *
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“Fitting finale to this extraordinary series”
Like many, I have waited a long time to experience the conclusion to The Passage trilogy. I finished it only minutes ago and am still wiping tears from my eyes. This was better than I could have hoped.
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“A brilliant ending to an awesome series”
The wait for this book was most definitely worth it to have been given such a finely crafted, satisfying ending to such an awesome series. I loved every page and my only disappointment is that this is the end. Stephen... More
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