The Knife of Never Letting Go - Chaos Walking (Paperback)Patrick Ness (author)
- 10+ in stock
A powerful, prescient allegory for a society that discards the merest sliver of privacy, the first installment of Ness’s Chaos Walking trilogy is a breath-taking read that has become a modern classic of the YA genre.
A special anniversary edition, with a striking new cover design, to celebrate 10 years of the Chaos Walking trilogy.
Prentisstown isn't like other towns. Everyone can hear everyone else's thoughts in a constant, overwhelming Noise.
There is no privacy. There are no secrets. Then Todd Hewitt unexpectedly stumbles on a spot of complete silence. Which is impossible. And now he's going to have to run...
This new edition marks the 10th anniversary of the award-winning modern classic, soon to be a major motion picture starring Tom Holland and Daisy Ridley.
Publisher: Walker Books Ltd
Number of pages: 496
Weight: 440 g
Dimensions: 198 x 129 x 34 mm
"Furiously paced, terrifying, exhilarating, and heartbreaking, [it] haunts your imagination." - The Sunday Telegraph
"A stunning debut...As compelling as it is original." - The Times
"I really did love this book." - The Guardian Online
"Pure inventiveness and excitement." - Booklist
You may also be interested in...
“An amazing start to an amazing trilogy.”
A touching story that sets a new standard of books for ages 10-16. I fell in love with this book, and I WANT MORE!
“Do believe the hype”
Loved it. Engrossing, challenging, hilarious and devastating. Read it.
“A book of true evil”
The Knife of Never Letting go is a purely evil read. I love it. The way in which it is written truly gets you into the shoes of the main character so you really feel what he is feeling. I cried twice in this book and... More
Please sign in to write a review
Would you like to proceed to the App store to download the Waterstones App?
Alternatively, for multiple items you may find it easier to add to basket, then pay online and collect in as little as 2 hours, subject to availability.