The running man

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The runaway bestseller about the ultimate reality show. The year is 2025. The Running Man is America's favorite television game show. Ben Richards is the program's latest contestant- and the Hunters' latest target in a rigged game of death. .
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9781501144516
9781481539104
9780451151223
9781101212141
9780451197962
9780142428214
Reading Level:
UG
Level 5.4, 10 Points
Lexile measure:
700L
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In the year 2025, the best men don't run for President, they run for their lives....

Ben Richards is out of work and out of luck. His eighteen-month-old daughter is sick, and neither Ben nor his wife can afford to take her to a doctor. For a man with no cash and no hope from the poor side of town, there's only one thing to do: become a contestant on one of the Network's Games, shows where you can win more money than you've ever dreamed of—or die trying. Now, Ben's going prime-time on the Network's highest-rated viewer participation show. And he's about to become prey for the masses....

With an introduction by the author, "The Importance of Being Bachman"

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title_display The running man
title_full The Running Man, The running man / Stephen King writing as Richard Bachman, The running man [sound recording] / Stephen King
title_short The running man
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