Happy pub day to Nick Cole for THE WASTELAND SAGA, out in paperback today! Compiled for the first time in print, The Wasteland Saga comprises Cole’s novels The Old Man and the Wasteland, The Savage Boy, and The Road is a River.
Forty years after a devastating thermonuclear armageddon, mankind has been reduced to salvaging the ruins of a broken world. In a style that’s part Hemingway and part Cormac McCarthy’s The Road, THE WASTELAND SAGA chronicles the struggle of an Old Man, his granddaughter, and a mysterious boy, as they each try to survive the savage lands of this New American Dark Age.
With the words of the Old Man’s most prized possession – a copy of Hemingway’s classic The Old Man and the Sea – echoing across the wasteland, they journey into the unknown through three incredible tales of endurance and adventure in a land ravaged by destruction.