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The Long Walk
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Published:
Blackstone Audio, Inc. 2010
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OverDrive MP3 Audiobook, OverDrive Listen
Edition:
Unabridged
Lexile measure:
690L
Status:
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In an ultraconservative America of the not-too-distant future when America has become a police state, the annual marathon is the ultimate sports competition, a deadly contest of endurance and determination. One hundred boys are selected each year to enter a grueling 450-mile marathon known as "The Long Walk." The game is simple: maintain a steady walking pace of four miles per hour without stopping. If you break the rules, you get three warnings, then 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.


Travel a road of horrors with one of the world's bestselling authors in this harrowing tale of chilling, macabre possibility.

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Street Date:
4/1/2010
Language:
English
ISBN:
9781481539388
Lexile measure:
690
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APA Citation (style guide)

Stephen King. (2010). The Long Walk. Unabridged Blackstone Audio, Inc.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation (style guide)

Stephen King. 2010. The Long Walk. Blackstone Audio, Inc.

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Stephen King, The Long Walk. Blackstone Audio, Inc, 2010.

MLA Citation (style guide)

Stephen King. The Long Walk. Unabridged Blackstone Audio, Inc, 2010.

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Travel a road of horrors with one of the world's bestselling authors in this harrowing tale of chilling, macabre possibility.

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Travel a road of horrors with one of the world's bestselling authors in this harrowing tale of chilling, macabre possibility.

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