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Justin Cronin

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
Written by Justin Cronin
Dial Press Trade Paperback | Trade Paperback | January 2002
$15.00/17.00(Canada) | 978-0-385-33359-7 (0-385-33359-5)

Mary and O’Neil frequently marveled at how, of all the lives they might have led, they had somehow found this one together. When they met at the Philadelphia high school where they’d come to teach, each had suffered a profound loss that had not healed. How likely was it that they... Read more






The Passage
Written by Justin Cronin
Ballantine Books | Paperback | July 2012
$7.99/(Canada) | 978-0-345-52817-9 (0-345-52817-4)

NAMED ONE OF THE TEN BEST NOVELS OF THE YEAR BY TIME AND LIBRARY JOURNAL—AND ONE OF THE BEST BOOKS OF THE YEAR BY The Washington Post • Esquire • U.S. News & World Report • NPR/On Point • St. Louis Post-Dispatch • BookPage
 
An epic and gripping tale of... Read more






The Passage
Written by Justin Cronin
Ballantine Books | Trade Paperback | May 2011
$16.00/(Canada) | 978-0-345-50497-5 (0-345-50497-6)

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 &bull...
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The Passage
Written by Justin Cronin
Ballantine Books | Hardcover | June 2010
$28.00/(Canada) | 978-0-345-50496-8 (0-345-50496-8)

“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, and... Read more






The Summer Guest
Written by Justin Cronin
Dial Press Trade Paperback | Trade Paperback | May 2005
$15.00/17.00(Canada) | 978-0-385-33582-9 (0-385-33582-2)

Winner of the PEN/Hemingway Award for his radiant novel in stories, Mary and O’Neil, Justin Cronin has already been hailed as a writer of astonishing gifts. Now Cronin’s new novel, The Summer Guest, fulfills that promise—and more. With a rare combination of emotional insight, narrative power, and lyrical grace, Cronin transforms... Read more






The Twelve (Book Two of The Passage Trilogy)
Written by Justin Cronin
Ballantine Books | Paperback | July 2013
$9.99/(Canada) | 978-0-345-50499-9 (0-345-50499-2)

NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER

The end of the world was only the beginning.

 
In his internationally bestselling and critically acclaimed novel The Passage, Justin Cronin constructed an unforgettable world transformed by a government experiment gone horribly wrong. Now the scope widens and the intensity deepens as the epic story surges forward... Read more





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