|Running Man, the (1982) [Novel]|
by Richard Bachman Stephen King
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(From the publisher):
IT WAS THE ULTIMATE DEATH GAME IN A NIGHMARE FUTURE AMERICA
Each night all Americans, whether they live in the vast polluted slums or the fortress-like enclaves of the rich, tune in to the nation's favorite TV game show: The Running Man.
Each night they see if the contestant has succeeded in evading death at the hands of the Hunters as he tries to survive for thirty days and win the one-billion-dollar jackpot.
The record for survival is eight days.
But now a new contestant, Ben Richards, has set out to beat the brutal odds, beat the rigged game, beat the entire savage system. He's betting his life that he can...
Original title: The Running Man
Genre: Fiction→ Science Fiction→ Political→ Dystopia/Utopia
This work is a subwork of the following works :
Bachman Books, the (1986) [Omnibus Volume]
Authors: Stephen King
, Richard Bachman