'The windows on all the skyscrapers are smashed...
No power, no lights, no people...
It's a parallel New York of some kind.'
THE COMING END
When Skye Rogers and her twin brother Red move to Manhattan, rumours of a coming global apocalypse are building. But this does not stop the young elite of New York from partying without a care.
CAN YOU KEEP A SECRET?
And then suddenly Skye is invited to join an exclusive gang known as the Secret Runners of New York.
But this is no ordinary clique - they have access to an underground portal that can transport them into the future.
And what Skye discovers in the future is horrifying.
RUN! AS FAST AS YOU CAN!
As society crumbles, Skye and Red race to figure out how to use their knowledge to survive the impending annihilation, they soon discover that the chaotic end of the world is perfect time for revenge...
PRAISE FOR THE SECRET RUNNERS OF NEW YORK
'Addictive...extremely entertaining and a lot of fun to read' CANBERRA TIMES
'Think Mean Girls vs Back to the Future with a little bit of apocalyptic sci-fi thrown in' THE AGE
'A page-turning pleasure' SYDNEY MORNING HERALD
'Thrills and chills aplenty...a hell of a ride' HERALD SUN
Pan Macmillan Australia; March 2019
- ISBN: 9781760785772
- Read online, or download in secure ePub format
- Title: The Secret Runners of New York
- Author: Matthew Reilly
Imprint: Macmillan Australia
About The Author
Matthew Reilly wrote his first novel, Contest, at the age of 19 while studying law.
Following rejections from all the major publishers, Matthew self-published Contest in 1996, printing 1,000 copies. Those original self-published editions of Contest have now become much sought-after collectors' items.
Matthew is now the internationally bestselling author of the Scarecrow series, the Jack West series and numerous standalone novels. His books are published in over 20 languages with worldwide sales of over 7 million copies. He has optioned the film rights to many of his novels to various major movie studios including Disney, Paramount, Sony and Fox.
Matthew currently resides in Los Angeles.