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by Max Barry

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Sticks and stones break bones. Words kill. They recruited Emily from the streets. They said it was because she's good with words. They'll live to regret it. Wil survived something he shouldn't have. But he doesn't remember it. Now they're after him and he doesn't know why. There's a word, they say. It shouldn't have got out. But it did. And they want it back...Find out why in one of the most mind-bending, page-turning, thrilling novels you'll ever read.

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Brilliantly realised... strikingly relevant... a resounding success  - SFX

 

Best thing I've read in a long, long time... a masterpiece -- Hugh Howey, bestselling author of Wool

 

Wonderfully crafted, dark yet humourous, fast-paced and tragic in turn National An extraordinarily fast, funny, cerebral thriller -- Lev Grossman

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ISBN: 9781444764680
Publication date: 10/04/2014
Publisher: Mulholland Books an imprint of Hodder & Stoughton General Division
Format: Paperback

Book Information

ISBN: 9781444764680
Publication date: 10th April 2014
Author: Max Barry
Publisher: Mulholland Books an imprint of Hodder & Stoughton General Division
Format: Paperback
Pagination: 400 pages
Genres: eBook Favourites, Science Fiction,
Categories: Science fiction, Thriller / suspense,

About Max Barry

Max Barry is the author of four previous novels, including New York Times Notable Book Jennifer Government and Syrup, soon to be a major film. He is also the creator of the internet mini-phenomenon NationStates, an online political simulation game. He lives in Melbourne, Australia, with his wife and two daughters. He is a cat person. Visit Max Barry's website at maxbarry.com, find him at facebook.com/maxbarry or follow him on twitter.com/maxbarry.

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