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JUSTIN CRONIN is the author of Mary and O'Neil, which won the PEN/Hemingway Award and the Stephen Crane Prize, and The Summer Guest. Other honours for his writing include a fellowship from the National Endowment for the Arts and a Whiting Writer's Award. A professor of English at Rice University, he lives with his family in Houston, Texas.

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Mary and O'Neil
A Novel in Stories
Written by Justin Cronin


Format: Trade Paperback, 256 pages
Publisher: Dial Press Trade Paperback
On Sale: January 29, 2002
Price: $15.00

**2002 Hemingway Foundation/PEN Award for First Fiction**

Justin Cronin’s poignant debut traces the lives of Mary Olson and O’Neil Burke, two vulnerable young teachers who rediscover in each other a world alive with promise and hope. From the formative experiences of their early adulthood to marriage, parenthood, and beyond, this novel in... Read more >
Also available as an unabridged audiobook download and an eBook.

Mary and O'Neil

Written by Justin Cronin


Format: eBook
Publisher: Delta
On Sale: June 29, 2004
Price: $11.99

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The Passage
A Novel (Book One of The Passage Trilogy)
Written by Justin Cronin


Format: Paperback, 912 pages
Publisher: Ballantine Books
On Sale: July 31, 2012
Price: $7.99

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The Passage
A Novel (Book One of The Passage Trilogy)
Written by Justin Cronin


Format: Trade Paperback, 800 pages
Publisher: Ballantine Books
On Sale: May 17, 2011
Price: $16.00

This paperback edition includes:

* A sneak preview of The Twelve, coming in 2012
* A revealing interview with author Justin Cronin

NAMED ONE OF THE TEN BEST NOVELS OF THE YEAR BY TIME MAGAZINE AND ONE OF THE BEST BOOKS OF THE YEAR BY
The Washington Post • Esquire • U.S. News &...
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The Passage
A Novel (Book One of The Passage Trilogy)
Written by Justin Cronin


Format: Hardcover, 784 pages
Publisher: Ballantine Books
On Sale: June 8, 2010
Price: $28.00

“It happened fast. Thirty-two minutes for one world to die, another to be born.”

First, the unthinkable: a security breach at a secret U.S. government facility unleashes the monstrous product of a chilling military experiment. Then, the unspeakable: a night of chaos and carnage gives way to sunrise on a nation... Read more >

The Passage
A Novel (Book One of The Passage Trilogy)
Written by Justin Cronin


Format: eBook, 640 pages
Publisher: Ballantine Books
On Sale: June 8, 2010
Price: $7.99

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The Summer Guest

Written by Justin Cronin


Format: Trade Paperback, 384 pages
Publisher: Dial Press Trade Paperback
On Sale: May 31, 2005
Price: $15.00

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The Summer Guest

Written by Justin Cronin


Format: eBook
Publisher: The Dial Press
On Sale: June 29, 2004
Price: $11.99

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Also available as an unabridged audiobook download and a trade paperback.

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The Twelve (Book Two of The Passage Trilogy)
A Novel (Book Two of The Passage Trilogy)
Written by Justin Cronin


Format: Paperback, 624 pages
Publisher: Ballantine Books
On Sale: July 30, 2013
Price: $9.99

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The Twelve (Book Two of The Passage Trilogy)
A Novel (Book Two of The Passage Trilogy)
Written by Justin Cronin


Format: eBook, 592 pages
Publisher: Ballantine Books
On Sale: October 16, 2012
Price: $9.99

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