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The tie-in edition of the nine-part CBS All Access series starring Whoopi Goldberg, Alexander Skarsgard, and James Marsden.When a man escapes from a biological testing facility, he sets in motion a deadly domino effect, spreading a mutated strain of the flu that will wipe out 99 percent of humanity

Author Stephen King

Pages 1200

Publisher Knopf Doubleday Publishing Group

Published Date 2008-06-24

ISBN 038552885X 9780385528856

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jennifer_johnston_7706 shared a tip "My absolute favorite Stephen King Book"

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karl_roman shared a tip "Steven King is a great writer and while this could be considered horror his genius makes it much more."

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eric_gwinn shared a tip "Read this many years ago, great post apocalyptic horror. Among the best!"

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mlhawkins shared a tip "Even better than the movie!"

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james_9089 shared a tip "I read it when it first came out in hardback and it remains one of King’s best novels."

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Melanie_L shared a tip "Amazing, and one of my favourites. Good vs. Evil"

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jeff_teuton shared a tip "I've read this 3 times, and it never disappoints."

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cheryl_gauntt-ralston shared a tip "A long read, but so worth it!"

eric_grimes shared a tip "One of my top 2 SK reads. Epic."

kelley_bevin shared a tip "Masterpiece, should be required reading"

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travis_3307 shared a tip "Classic, love this story. Esp good read during the pandemic 🤪😉"

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ryan_jordan_gutierrez shared a tip "Very long book, but so freaking good"

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melissa_miller_2253 shared a tip "It is a long book, but worth the read! The struggle between good vs. evil gave me nightmares!!"

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lori_williams_1159 shared a tip "It's long but stay with it. You won't regret it."

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christine_5243 shared a tip "I haven't seen the movie so will have to check it out! I did like the book!"

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matt_macpeek shared a tip "Didnt see which book I had posted, it, the green mile"

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joshua_tuttle shared a tip "Stephen King's best work, in my opinion."

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jonathan_4800 shared a tip "An epic with the lesson those who sacrifice are not necessarily those who reap the rewards"

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annie_langworthy shared a tip "You won't regret it. It's amazing."

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annie_langworthy shared a tip "You won't regret it. It's amazing."

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leen_mcduffin shared a tip "One of my all favorite books & tv shows"

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alicia_jones_9798 shared a tip "One of the top King novels"

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kelly_koshinski shared a tip "The movie/mini-series that were made didn't do this book justice."

michelle_carlisle_5900 shared a tip "Yes! My absolute favorite is 11/22/63. But I’ve read many more by him as well."

awesome_user_604943 shared a tip "Both!"

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emma_peterson_7164 shared a tip "It’s a long one but a good one!"

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hailey_tweter shared a tip "His best work next to the shining IMO"

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kara_dixon shared a tip "I love the unique take on the powers and opposition of good and evil"

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kristi_evans-henry shared a tip "This scared me. Pandemics!! Ahhh!"

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michelle_brooks_7371 shared a tip "One of his few good ones!!"

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jessie_marte shared a tip "How do you like this book??"

alexa_connor shared a tip "Best book ever"

rob_weinstein shared a tip "A GREAT halloween thriller"

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richard_poshard shared a tip "Stephen King creates some of his best characters, and weave them into a tale of technological apocalypse."

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john_arnold_1377 shared a tip "Perhaps my favorite book of all time."

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logan_lott shared a tip "A very poignant read for this time in our world."

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heather_whaley shared a tip "Loved this book, oddly not a fan of most of SK’s other books"

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stacey_henry shared a tip "My favorite King book!"

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chloe_paulley shared a tip "Read"

charlie_morrell shared a tip "Definitely my favorite Stephen King book so far. I'm a huge fan!!"

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shayla_jacobsen shared a tip "Definitely my favorite book of all time! I reread this book every few years and I highly recommend it!"

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casie_blevins shared a tip "Best apocalyptic epic ever written."

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meridith_bolster shared a tip "THE BEST"

lisa_7226 shared a tip "My favorite Stephen King book!"

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amanda_weaver shared a tip "3 days i think...I was working nightshift.. so I used this to keep me awake! It's really good"

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danae_1947 shared a tip "This is honestly one of my favorite books. It's on audible as well if you want to listen to it."

addison_allumbaugh shared a tip "Stephen King is the best writer, and I never tire with his books!"

larah_watson shared a tip "Definitely a book for someone with a lot of spare time"

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tom_fertitta shared a tip "Outstanding book on surviving a dystopian world caused by unknown disease."

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rachael_warrington shared a tip "Great story"

maddy_windsor shared a tip "Great horror book during this period in time"

nicole_hebert_2255 shared a tip "Had me hooked from the start"

stacey_little shared a tip "Yes. Definitely one of King's best."

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stephanie_harder shared a tip "Love this book but definitely need the time to read it took me awhile but injoyed every bit of it"

belynda_cianci shared a tip "Just disturbing and amazing."

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ed_lohrer shared a tip "Top ten book"

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patrick_jett shared a tip "Absolutely. Long but incredible."

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dawn_klein_3259 shared a tip "It’s a huge read and one I have read once a year for the past 30 years. Need I say more? ❤️😍"

christel_stewart shared a tip "One of my favorite books! One of the few that I have re-read more than once. Especially relevant during the 2020 pandemic"

kristen_schank shared a tip "Same! Such a thriller"

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nicole_meier shared a tip "Absolutely!!!"

gene_graber shared a tip "Grand sweeping post apocalyptic story with wonderfully complex characters"

chare_perez shared a tip "My favorite book of all!"

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rebecca_maloney_7423 shared a tip "Amazing read. King always delivers"

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raine_lipscher shared a tip "Definitely my favorite book of all time"

steve_jensen_3950 shared a tip "King creates some of the best characters and he makes you care about their stories."

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steve_gonzalez shared a tip "So stinking good! I love the extended book, such great characters and character development."

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