The movie tie-in edition of the first book in the award-winning Chaos Walking trilogy.
Todd Hewitt lives in a town unlike other towns. There are no women, and everyone can hear everyone else’s thoughts in an overwhelming, never-ending stream of Noise. But then Todd meets someone who should not exist: a girl. Even in a town where privacy is impossible, there is a secret so terrible, they’re going to have to run for their lives. But how do you escape when your pursuers can hear your every thought?
“Terrifying, exhilarating and heartbreaking.”Sunday Telegraph
The internationally bestselling novel by Patrick Ness, the first in a gripping trilogy, is now a major motion picture starring Tom Holland and Daisy Ridley. Patrick Ness has won every major prize in children's fiction including the Costa Children’s Book Award, the Guardian Children's Fiction Prize and the Carnegie Medal twice. Patrick Ness's groundbreaking trilogy resonates with its themes of war, colonization, gender, extremism, and loyalty.
Patrick Ness is the award-winning and bestselling author of A Monster Calls, More Than This, The Rest of Us Just Live Here, Release, And the Ocean Was Our Sky and Burn. John Green has described him as "an insanely beautiful writer". He has written the screenplay for the film of A Monster Calls and the BBC Dr Who spin-off, Class. He lives in Los Angeles.