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The Stand

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Stephen King’s apocalyptic vision of a world blasted by plague and tangled in an elemental struggle between good and evil remains as riveting and eerily plausible as when it was first published.
 
A patient escapes from a biological testing facility, unknowingly carrying a dea...

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  • Author: Stephen King
  • Publish Date: 2012-08-07
  • Book Awards


    Nominated for 1 (1 unique awards)
  • 1 World Fantasy Awards

  • Book Award Years
    1979 World Fantasy Award Nominated: The Stand

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    Apocalyptic Science Fiction Books(Ranked 3 out of 23)

    Books about the ending of the world, BEFORE the cataclysmic/apocalyptic event has occurred. If the story features AFTER an apocalypse, it\'s post-apocalyptic fiction, not apocalyptic.

    Post Apocalyptic Science Fiction Books(Ranked 1 out of 55)

    The defining element of Post Apocalyptic fiction is that takes place after an apocalypse. This time can be anything from right after (though Apocalyptic Science fiction can often cover events right af...

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    Best Post Apocalyptic Science Fiction Books(Ranked 2 out of 44)

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    By: Anonymous
    2015-03-09 12:33:20

    Best ever book. Brilliant storyline and characters.

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