- A Novel
- Narrated by: Stephen Lang
- Length: 6 hrs and 2 mins
- Abridged Audiobook
- Release date: 08-01-08
- Language: English
- Publisher: Random House Audio
To track Seyss through the chaos of a destroyed nation, Judge will pay the ultimate price, putting his life on the line to reveal the dark conspiracy surrounding him. For as the hunter becomes the hunted, the chase for the White Lion becomes nothing less than a race to save the future of Europe itself.
Unfailingly gripping, rich in historical detail and brilliantly atmospheric, The Runner is a no-holds-barred powerhouse of a novel: a true masterwork from one of the most original storytellers to enrich the modern suspense novel.
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By D. M. York on 29-05-16
Entertaining but a bit flat
I was hooked by the sleeve description for this audio-book and the concept sounded fascinating. Regrettably the story itself is largely predictable and also one of the main protagonists ("the white lion") was just a character that was beyond my ability to understand or relate to. Except for in children's books the so called "bad guy" should be a character you can relate to in part if sections of the story are told from their point of view, instead he was just an unpleasant and quite detestable character.
The story as a whole was easy to anticipate and there were no real shocks or twists along the way.
However the narration by Stephen Lang was just superb and his voice was like melting chocolate and this more than made up for the shortfalls in the story.