There were bunkers and caves and underground bases where we could hide for years. Have I lost my mind? After the 1st wave, only darkness remains. In these last days, Earth's remaining survivors will need to decide what's more important: saving themselves. The muzzle dipped toward the floor. A shadow flits between the trees.
But Cassie must choose: between trust and despair, between defiance and surrender, between life and death. The continents sit on slabs of rock, called tectonic plates, and those plates float on a sea of molten lava. Because the next attack is more than possible - it's inevitable. Betrayed first by the Others, and now by ourselves. Now, it's the dawn of the 5th wave, and on a lonely stretch of highway, Cassie runs from Them.
As in, they were everywhere. Rid the humans of their humanity. After the 2nd, only the lucky escape. After the 1st wave, only darkness remains. It was obvious, a no-brainer. The stars seem a lot closer now.
That was bad—but what really mattered was I still had my dad, my brother, and baby sister. Partly because some pretty whacked-out people roamed the streets, breaking into houses and setting fires, the whole murder, rape, and pillaging thing. I pick up the gun. They want the Earth, they want us to have it. Surviving the first four waves was nearly impossible. To give up or to get up.
. Maybe the rest of my crew with me. It fell between his legs with a sharp cling. How do you waste nearly four billion people in three months? They must have laughed the way we laugh when a dog does something totally cute and dorky. The Fourth Horseman rode off with my mom, but Dad, Sammy, and I survived.
He waits for his mother in the in-between space, his eyes closed, while Megan watches him with those big, round, owly eyes. The truth is, once they found us, we were toast. She is not the first to dream of owls in the dark. Also, free indirect style builds story and thus develops character. To give up or to get up.
After the 2nd, only the lucky escape. The only way to stay alive is to stay alone. Totally alone—and likely to stay that way—until the 4th Wave rolls over me and carries me down. I yank the knife from her hand. You'll read it in one sitting' Bookseller 'Heartfelt, violent, paranoid epic, filled with big heroics and bigger surprises. While Cassie is receiving treatment for her wounds, a boy named Ben, who happened to attend the same high school as Cassie before Colonel Vosch is training the invasion at Camp Haven. To give up or to get up.
If he was a real soldier, he might know how to tell the difference. I lack the special talent of verbal storytelling. On this excursion, a girl named Ringer begins trying to convince him that the soldiers and Colonel Vosch have been lying to them. Position it over one of these fault lines. While she is living in the forest, Cassie becomes sick from the wound and nearly dies, but is saved by a farm boy named Evan. To stay alone is to stay alive, until Cassie meets Evan Walker. I swing the muzzle toward her.