Author(s): Patrick Ness
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 theh 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...
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.
Patrick Ness is the author of The Knife of Never Letting Go and The Ask and the Answer, books one and two in the award-winning Chaos Walking trilogy. Patrick has written two other books for adults and is a literary critic for the Guardian. He lives in London.