Friday, December 2, 2011
By: Patrick Ness
Location: FIC NES
Series: Chaos Walking Trilogy
Winner of Carnegie Medal 2011. Shortlisted for Galaxy National Book Awards: WH Smith Children's Book of the Year 2010 and Arthur C. Clarke Award 2011
The electrifying finale to the multi-award winning trilogy, Chaos Walking, this is a heart-stopping novel about power, survival, and the devastating reality of war. "War," says the Mayor. "At last." Three armies march on New Prentisstown, each one intent on destroying the others. Todd and Viola are caught in the middle, with no chance of escape. As the battles commence, how can they hope to stop the fighting? How can there ever be peace when they're so hopelessly outnumbered? And if war makes monsters of men, what terrible choices await? But then a third voice breaks into the battle, one bent on revenge...