Run Duology

2 books in series
4 out of 5 stars 149 ratings

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In a crumbling futuristic society, Earth is only a myth, the technological advances of centuries have faded into distant memory, and space travel depends on a fleet of run-down, unreliable ships. Only the brave - or foolhardy - undertake such risky journeys. The brave, the foolhardy - and the runners…

Jak Rebo is one such runner, whose current job is to deliver a future religious leader to his people, while avoiding assassins. If that's not enough, he gets involved with a very beautiful woman who holds the secret to instantaneous travel between star systems - a secret that some would kill for.

With death waiting at every port, Jak soon realizes that this time he is running for his life…

©2001, 2002, 2005, 2006 William C. Dietz (P)2014 Tantor
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  • Book 1

    • Runner

    • Run Duology, Book 1
    • By: William C. Dietz
    • Narrated by: Sean Runnette
    • Length: 13 hrs and 32 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 104
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 89
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 91

    In a crumbling futuristic society, Earth is only a myth, the technological advances of centuries have faded into distant memory, and space travel depends on a fleet of run-down, unreliable ships. Only the brave-or foolhardy-undertake such risky journeys. The brave, the foolhardy-and the runners… Jak Rebo is one such runner, whose current job is to deliver a future religious leader to his people, while avoiding assassins.

    • 3 out of 5 stars
    • Scifi with a large infusion of woo woo

    • By Jarno on 05-19-14

    Regular price: $20.72

  • Book 2

    • Logos Run

    • Run Duology, Book 2
    • By: William C. Dietz
    • Narrated by: Sean Runnette
    • Length: 11 hrs and 21 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 45
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 40
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 41

    Making good on a promise to a dead man, Rebo must deliver an AI known as Logos to a mysterious backwater planet. Once there, Logos will be capable of restoring the system of star gates that once knitted the settled worlds together. But as the Techno Society wars with murderous antitechnics, Rebo gets caught in the middle - and all he can do is run.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Great Book

    • By Amazon Customer on 10-04-16

    Regular price: $30.09