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From the international bestseller: an Afrikaner boy and his father navigate post-Apocalyptic South Africa—"reminiscent of The Stand and The Passage" (Stephen King). Nico Storm and his father, Willem, drive a truck filled with essential supplies through a desolate land. They are among the few in the world, as far as they know, to have survived a devastating virus that has swept over the planet. In this new reality, Nico realizes that his superb marksmanship and cool head mean he is destined to be his father's protector, even though he is still only a boy. Willem Storm, though not a fighter, is a wise and compassionate man with a vision for a new community that survivors will rebuild from the ruins. And so Amanzi is founded, drawing Storm's "homeless and tempest-tost"—starting with Melinda Swanevelder, whom they rescue from brutal thugs; Hennie Fly, with his vital Cessna plane; Beryl Fortuin and her ragtag group of orphans; and Domingo, the man with the tattooed hand. Then Sofia Bergman arrives, the most beautiful girl Nico has ever seen, who changes everything. As the community grows, so do the challenges they face—not just from the attacks of biker brigands, but also from within. Looking back later in life, Nico recounts the traumatic events that led to the greatest rupture of all—the murder of the person he loves most. "Compelling, action-packed and fraught with emotion . . . bears favourable comparison with landmarks of the genre such as Stephen King's The Stand and Cormac McCarthy's The Road. Simply stunning." —John Coates, Express (UK) "Great stuff." —Stephen King
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Meyer, Deon
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dictionaries
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  • Literature
  • Thriller
  • Suspense
  • Fiction
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Publication
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OVERDRIVE:88c20e1e-4150-45ba-be3e-650cce567a0f
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4 3/4 in. or 12 cm.
Form of item
electronic
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True
Isbn
9780802189196
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True
Specific material designation
optical disk
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Fever
Publication
Control code
OVERDRIVE:88c20e1e-4150-45ba-be3e-650cce567a0f
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm.
Form of item
electronic
http://library.link/vocab/inputERC
True
Isbn
9780802189196
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Specific material designation
optical disk

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