The Ask and the Answer

The Ask and the Answer

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A new edition of the award-winning second novel in the Chaos Walking trilogy.

Fleeing before a relentless army, Todd has carried a desperately wounded Viola right into the hands of their worst enemy, Mayor Prentiss. Immediately separated from Viola and imprisoned, Todd is forced to learn the ways of the Mayor's new order. But what secrets are hiding just outside of town? And where is Viola? Is she even still alive? And who are the mysterious Answer? And then, one day, the bombs begin to explode...
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Product details

  • 12-17
  • Paperback | 576 pages
  • 127 x 197 x 45mm | 456g
  • London, United Kingdom
  • English
  • 9781406357998
  • 17,216

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Both The Knife of Never Letting Go and The Ask and the Answer have been very fast paced and enjoyable books. I couldn't put either one of them down. * My Life in Books *
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About Patrick Ness

Patrick Ness is the critically-acclaimed and best-selling author of the Chaos Walking trilogy, A Monster Calls and More Than This. He has won numerous awards including the the Carnegie Medal (twice), the Guardian Children's Fiction Prize, the Booktrust Teenage Prize and the Costa and Galaxy Children's Book Awards. He lives in Bromley, Kent.
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