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Review – “The Passage” by Justin Cronin

Review – “The Passage” by Justin Cronin

Let me start by saying that I read “The Passage” somewhat against my will.  I don’t do vampires – or virals – or whatever you want to call creatures that drink blood, can’t survive in direct light, and can only be killed by a projectile through the chest.  They’re not my cup of tea.  I also shied away because there has been SO much hype around the book.  To me, that’s more often that not, a reason to stay away.  So why did I it?  Two reasons.  First, Stephen King put it on his list of 10 great summer reads.  That’s pretty high praise.  Second, a personal friend suggested the book to me.  With those two recommendations in mind, I decided to take the plunge and give it a chance.

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