The Passage Trilogy 2. The Twelve: A NovelBy Justin Cronin
A literary thriller revealed in multiple time frames, "The Twelve "is a suspenseful tale of the human capacity for sacrifice and the transformative power of renewal. "In the present day" As three strangers attempt to navigate the chaos cast upon civilization by a U.S. government experiment gone wrong, their destinies intertwine. "More than a hundred years in the future" Amy, Peter, Alicia and the others introduced in "The Passage" pinpoint the weaknesses of the twelve original vampires . . . even as they confront a betrayal by one of their own.