The Long Walk
The Long Walk
by Stephen King
In an ultra-conservative America of the not-too distant future when America has become a police state, the annual marathon is the ultimate sports competition. One hundred boys are selected each year to enter a grueling 450-mile marathon walk. The game is simple: maintain a steady walking pace of four miles per hour without stopping. Three warnings, and you're out—permanently. The winner will be awarded whatever he wants for the rest of his life; but a single misstep could be the last....
About the Author-
STEPHEN KING lives in Maine and Florida with his wife, Novelist Tabitha King. He has written more than forty books and two hundred short stories. He has won the World Fantasy Award, several Bram Stoker awards, and the O. Henry award for his story "the Man in the Black Suit," and he is the 2003 recipient of the National Book Foundation Medal for Distinguished Contribution to American Letters.
- Publishers Weekly "An illusionist extraordinaire."
PublisherBlackstone Audio, Inc.
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