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
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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!
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Loved it. Engrossing, challenging, hilarious and devastating. Read it.
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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
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