The second thrilling digital prequel novella to Endgame: The Calling follows the lives of four of the twelve Players before they were chosen as the one to save their ancient bloodline - and win Endgame.
Before the Calling . . . Twelve Players-in-training are tested to the very edge of their physical and mental abilities. The second Training Diaries follows Baitsakhan, Maccabee, Shari, and Aisling, as they prepare for the apocalyptic game.
They must shed their normal lives and transform into the. Players they were meant to be. They must train, learn, prepare. To Play, survive, and solve. To kill or be killed.
Endgame is real. Endgame is coming. And only one can win.
“A unique dystopian adventure with anchors to the real world… set to become a cultural phenomenon.” ALA Booklist
“The premise is engaging, in a Hunger Games-meets-National Treasure sort of way, and the diverse global cast is welcome.” Publishers Weekly
About the author
James Frey is originally from Cleveland. He is the author of the bestselling novels, A Million Little Pieces and My Friend Leonard. He lives in New York.