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THE LONG WALK

by | Read by Kirby Heyborne

Horror • 10.5 hrs. • Unabridged • © 1979

In the not-too-distant future, teenage boys meet on a secluded highway to take part in a death march that will provide endless hours of enjoyment for the viewing public, who want nothing more than to see the participants meet an untimely end. THE LONG WALK is perhaps the most original and character-driven story King has ever written (originally under the name of Richard Bachman). The novel revolves around 16-year-old Ray Garraty, who struggles his way through the course, which begins at the Maine/Canada border and stretches along the eastern coast of the U.S. Narrator Kirby Heyborne delivers a stunning performance that sounds as if it was recorded in a single marathon session. Heyborne’s voice waivers throughout, battling fatigue as he walks every step of the journey in Garraty’s bloody shoes. L.B. © AudioFile 2010, Portland, Maine [Published: AUGUST 2010]

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Formats

Trade Ed. • Penguin Audio • 2010

CD ISBN 978-0-14-242783-5 $39.95 • Nine CDs

DD ISBN multiple sources

 

Library Ed. • Blackstone Audio • 2010

CS ISBN 9781441732996 $59.95 • Eight cassettes

CD ISBN 9781441733009 $50.00 • Nine CDs

MP3-CD ISBN 9781441733030 $29.95 • One MP3-CDs

DD ISBN multiple sources

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