New in paperback " The Hunger Games "mixes with "The Walking Dead" in this post-apocalyptic YA series that comes to a hair-raising conclusion in "Monsters." The Changed are on the move. The Spared are out of time. The End...is now. When her parents died, Alex thought things couldn't get much worse--until the doctors found the monster in her head. She headed into the wilderness as a good-bye, to leave everything behind. But then the end of the world happened, and Alex took the first step down a treacherous road of betrayal and terror and death. Now, with no hope of rescue--on the brink of starvation in a winter that just won't quit--she discovers a new and horrifying truth. The Change isn't over. The Changed are still evolving. And...they've had help. With this final volume of The Ashes Trilogy, Ilsa J. Bick delivers a riveting, blockbuster finish, returning readers to a brutal, post-apocalyptic world where no one is safe and hope is in short supply. A world where, from these ashes, the monsters may rise. "All of the Ashes Trilogy storylines converge in this action-packed series conclusion....An opus of blood, gore, and pain that will leave fans breathless." - Kirkus "Also available in hardcover (ISBN: 978-1-60684-177-8) and e-book (ISBN: 978-1-60684-444-1) formats.
About the Author
ILSA J. BICK is a child psychiatrist, film scholar, former Air Force major, and now a full-time author. Her critically acclaimed, award-winning YA novels include "Draw the Dark," "Drowning Instinct," " Ashes "(a 2011 VOYA Perfect Ten) and "Shadows." Ilsa currently lives in rural Wisconsin, near a Hebrew cemetery. One thing she loves about the neighbors: they're very quiet and only come around for sugar once in a blue moon. Visit her online at www.ilsajbick.com or adr3nalin3.blogspot.com and follow her on Facebook and Twitter @ilsajbick. The author lives in Wisconsin.