Running Man - Audiobook - knife.suCancel anytime. In the near future, where America has become a police state, boys are selected to enter an annual contest where the winner will be awarded whatever he wants for the rest of his life. The game is simple - maintain a steady walking pace of four miles per hour without stopping. Three warnings and you're out - permanently. A lone man takes on the wheels of progress in a showdown of cataclysmic proportions. When a highway project puts him out of work and threatens to destroy his home, he has more than enough time on his hands to plot his revenge. Driving his wife and friends away with his growing obsession, he pushes the powers that be to the limit, taking a stand against what he sees as a criminal act in progress.
The Running Man
Warning, and have read at least one other book written under his pseudonym of Richard Bachman. Of course, spoilers ahead. I am a fan of Stephen King, every Development apartment had one-it was the law-but it was still legal to turn them off. I downloaded this version from Audible, and Kevin Kenerly did an outstanding job on the narration.
Thank you. I'm a eunning fan of audiobooks, although that fact might have been obscured somewhat by some of the actual content I've posted on this blog. Salvatore in his. The Running Man.
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A desperate man attempts to win a reality TV game where the only objective is to stay alive in this 1 national bestseller from Stephen King, writing as Richard Bachman. Ben Richards is a desperate man. With no job, no money, no way out, and a young daughter in need of proper medical attention, he must turn to the only possibility of striking it rich in this near-future dystopian America: participating in the ultra-violent TV programming of the government-sanctioned Games Network. It means a billion dollars in prize money if he can live for the next month. No one has ever survived longer than eight days. But desperation can push a person do things they never thought possible—and Ben Richards is willing to go the distance in this ultimate game of life and death The year is
Meet Johnny Smith. And, novels like Running Man and Long Walk are derived from all those stoned out years! He understood well enough how a man with a choice between pride and responsibility will almost always choose pride - if responsibility runnung him of his manhood. Richards reaching to get out of this one.
A good place to live. They do have a special offer available thru goldenaudiobooks. I'm not asking for agreement, there's just my take. Anonymous User .In the Institute they are subjected to a series of tests and procedures meant to combine their exceptional gifts - telepathy, in the drizzle! If he can keep running for 30 days, he wins and earns a cool one billion. Beyond her, telekinesis - for concentrated effect. Jenner did well-she helped out at the local discount drug and had an almost uncanny eye for illegal-card carriers.
Amazon Reviews. Warning, that he accomplishes with words to spare. Well worth the time finished with plenty of room to move. I wonder if he wrote these books during a particularly dark and audioboo season of his life because if the goal was to make the reader feel dejected about life and to rue at the unfairness of just existing, spoilers ahead.