The Last Star is the heart-stopping finale to the bestselling 5th Wave series by award-winning author, Rick Yancey. Perfect for fans of The Hunger Games, Divergent and The Maze Runner.
*The 5th WAVE is now a major film by Sony Pictures, starring Chloe Grace Moretz*
'Wildly entertaining . . . I couldn't turn the pages fast enough' The New York Times
The enemy is Other. The enemy is us. They're down here, they're up there, they're nowhere. They want the Earth, they want us to have it. They came to wipe us out, they came to save us.
But beneath these riddles lies one truth: Cassie has been betrayed. So has Ringer. Zombie. Nugget. And all 7.5 billion people who used to live on our planet. Betrayed first by the Others, and now by ourselves.
In these last days, Earth's remaining survivors will need to decide what's more important: saving themselves . . . or saving what makes us human.
'Remarkable, not-to-be-missed-under-any-circumstances . . . JUST READ IT' Entertainment Weekly
'The next HIT' Daily Mail
'This gut-wrenching sequel to The 5th Wave careens on a violent course of non-stop action.' Publishers Weekly, starred review
'The pace is RELENTLESS' Heat
'A modern sci-fi masterpiece . . . Should do for aliens what Twilight did for vampires.' USA Today
'A twisty survival story that borrows elements from romance, horror and dystopian fiction' Wall Street Journal
'An epic sci-fi adventure about a terrifying alien invasion. You'll read it in one sitting' Bookseller
'Heartfelt, violent, paranoid epic, filled with big heroics and bigger surprises . . . a sure thing for reviewers and readers alike.' Booklist (starred review)
'A gripping SF trilogy about an Earth decimated by an alien invasion... the question of what it means to be human is at the forefront' Publishers Weekly
'Borrow this one from your teen's nightstand while they're at school.' People Magazine
*Winner of the 2014 Red House Children's Book Award
*2014 Children's Choice Book Awards Finalist for Teen Book of the Year
*A YALSA 2014 Best Fiction for Young Adults
*A YALSA 2014 Quick Picks for Reluctant Young Readers
*A Booklist 2014 Best Fiction for Young Adults
*A VOYA 2013 Perfect Ten
*An Amazon Best Book of the Year
Books in the series:
The 5th Wave (Book 1)
The Infinite Sea (Book 2)
The Last Star (Book 3)
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A Must Read
This series has made me cry and re-evaluate my life more times than I can count. It doesn’t focus on the unrealistic clichés thaat the usual alien culture books tend to do. This series focuses on the why a lot more than the what. I have fallen in love with so many of these incredible, strong, and courageous characters, and finally, Rick Yancey’s writing. You need this in your life.
Rick Yancy - third book
A disappointing read. Felt like I had to complete the trilogy as I had started, but this was not my cup of tea and a real effort to read. It was confusing in places with everyone having multiple names. I wouldn't recommend this each book got a bit worse the only exciting bit was the granny silencer. I felt like the author could have told the story in one book.
Quite a poor ending feel disappointed, felt rushed as the author was bored or out of ideas