The Last President (Daybreak Series #3)

The Last President (Daybreak Series #3)

by John Barnes

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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781937007157
Publisher: Penguin Publishing Group
Publication date: 09/03/2013
Series: Daybreak Series , #3
Pages: 400
Product dimensions: 6.30(w) x 9.10(h) x 1.30(d)
Age Range: 18 Years

About the Author

John Barnes is a multiple Hugo and Nebula award nominee. He is the author of Directive 51, Daybreak Zero, and The Last President, as well as The Return with Buzz Aldrin.

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Praise for Daybreak Zero

“An exciting thriller.”—Alternative Worlds

“A stunning premise.”—Kirkus Reviews

“A major reimagining of the forces that can lead to the end of the world.”—Locus

…and Directive 51

“The large cast is handled adroitly, the tension level is high, the big ideas make you think, and I was kept up all night!”—S. M. Stirling

“Barnes’s view of the collapse of financial life, the halt of most manufacturing systems, the evaporation of the technical knowledge that now exists mainly in the cloud, and other consequences is so alarming that the book could draw attention in a way no official report can.”—The Atlantic

“I put this novel down only long enough to wipe the sweat from my brow.”—Gregory Benford

“A fascinating near-future thriller that looks deep into what would happen if modern-day technology…suddenly stopped working and reverted back to the early nineteenth century…Fans will enjoy this cautionary tale that proclaims that sometimes you get what you wish for.”—Alternative Worlds

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The Last President 3.4 out of 5 based on 0 ratings. 5 reviews.
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
Why does the ebook version cost $5 more than the paperback version?? Something's not right here.
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
Too tired for a substantive review but I liked the series and this one was very good. Surpise ending but a cool one as opposed to something that pi.ssed me off :)
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
Great series. Apocalyptic, scifi, militaristic, great constitutional study with a little romance and a plot. Great characters that developed unexpectedly. Hated the ending until the aliens showed up, but loved the rest. As someone who reads a novel a day, its a bit expensive. Please consider bundling all your series for those of us that tend to stick with a talented author with a fresh take on the genres.
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Anonymous More than 1 year ago
A Chapter Too Long I enjoyed the whole series. The ending is kind of a downer, and I think it's about a chapter too long (read it and you'll understand). I would've preferred a different twist on Daybreak's origins.