The End Games
The End Games, T. Michael Martin’s stunning debut novel, both horrific and profound, takes place in rural West Virginia after a zombie apocalypse. Seventeen-year-old Michael and his baby brother, five-year-old Patrick, have managed to stay alive by following the Instructions of a mysterious Games... show more
The End Games, T. Michael Martin’s stunning debut novel, both horrific and profound, takes place in rural West Virginia after a zombie apocalypse. Seventeen-year-old Michael and his baby brother, five-year-old Patrick, have managed to stay alive by following the Instructions of a mysterious Games Master. They spend their nights fighting the Bellows, grotesque, flesh-eating creatures. But the brothers may not survive much longer. The Bellows are evolving. And the others in The Game don’t always follow the rules. The thrilling plot twists and intense action scenes are combined with insights into human nature and environmental devastation, creating a fresh and unforgettable novel.
Publish date: May 7th 2013
Pages no: 369
Edition language: English
, Young Adult
, Science Fiction
, Post Apocalyptic
Had really high hopes for this book. I bought it based on it's description. While the bones for a good story was there, all the flash backs and ridiculous inner dialog and "special" dialog between the brothers was too hard to follow to enjoy the story. Where there could've been a mystical rescue wit...
I have absolutely nothing good to say about The End Games, so if you're a fan of this novel then I suggest you turn back now if you think you're going to be offended. I went into this novel expected to adore these two brothers while they helped each other survive the zombie apocalypse. You all know ...
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I read this book because a bunch of YouTubers I watch had been talking about it. What I learned from them was that it was a zombie apocalypse novel about a boy named Michael who protects his five-year-old brother from the trauma of the apocalypse by pretending that it is all a game. I loved that par...
Die deutsche Rezension findet ihr hier.3.5___________________________Michael has only one aim: to finish the game, so his brother Patrick and he can get to the Safe Zone and go looking for their mother. It’s still a long way to the zone, though, and for now the zombies are happy enough to try to eat...