New York: Ballantine Books, 2016. Later printing. Paperback. 785 pg. Octavo [24cm]. Glossy pictorial wraps. Dark blue spine with white lettering. New. Item #58239
An epic and gripping tale of catastrophe and survival, "The Passage" is the story of Amy- abandoned by her mother at the age of six, pursued and then imprisoned by the shadowy figures behind a government experiment of apocalyptic proportions. But Special Agent Brad Wolgast, the lawman sent to track her down, is disarmed by the curiously quiet girl ans risks everything to save her. As the experiment goes nightmarishly wrong, Wolgast secures her escape- but he can't stop civilization's collapse. And as Amy walks alone, across miles and decades, into a future dark with violence and despair, she is filled with the mysterious knowledge that only she has the power to save the ruined world. --From back of book.