The Long Walk
- Buy New: $6.73
as of 9/18/2014 04:27 EDT details
- Seller:Any Book
- Sales Rank:3,116,941
- Languages:English (Unknown), English (Original Language), English (Published)
- Media:Mass Market Paperback
- Edition:3rd Printing
- Shipping Weight (lbs):0.1
- Dimensions (in):7 x 4.1 x 0.8
- Publication Date:February 1, 1979
Availability:Usually ships in 1-2 business days
In an ultra-conservative America of the not-too distant future when America has become a police state, the annual marathon is the ultimate sports competition. One hundred boys are selected each year to enter a grueling 450-mile marathon walk. The game is simple: maintain a steady walking pace of four miles per hour without stopping. Three warnings, and 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….
CERTAIN CONTENT THAT APPEARS ON THIS SITE COMES FROM AMAZON SERVICES LLC. THIS CONTENT IS PROVIDED ‘AS IS’ AND IS SUBJECT TO CHANGE OR REMOVAL AT ANY TIME.