The 4400: The Vesuvius Prophecy. THE 4400 created by Scott Peters and René Echevarria

TitleThe 4400: The Vesuvius Prophecy. THE 4400 created by Scott Peters and René Echevarria
Year for Search2008
AuthorsCox, Greg (b. 1959), Ward, Dayton (b. 1967), Dilmore, Kevin, and Mack, David [Alan]
Date Published2008
PublisherPocket Star Books
Place PublishedNew York
KeywordsMale author, US author
Annotation

Four novels based on a CBS TV series that was aired from 2004 to 2007 that focus on the 4400 who disappear and that reappear with unusual powers. The first two volumes are dystopias about the conflicts that occur as a result. The third volume suggests the possibility of a eutopia when a virus kills thousands in Seattle but gives others new powers. They take over the city, rename it Promise City, and intend to build a new civilization. Those in power attempt to destroy Promise City in this and the fourth volume.

Holding Institutions

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Author Note

Cox (b. 1959). Ward born (1967).

Full Text

2008 Cox, Greg (b. 1959). The 4400: The Vesuvius Prophecy. THE 4400 created by Scott Peters and René Echevarria. New York: Pocket Star Books. Followed by Dayton Ward (b. 1967) and Kevin Dilmore, The 4400: Wet Work. Based on THE 4400 created by Scott Peters and René Echevarria. New York: Pocket Star Books, 2008); Cox, The 4400: Welcome to Promise City. Based on THE 4400 created by Scott Peters and René Echevarria. New York: Pocket Star Books, 2009; and David [Alan] Mack, Promises Broken. Based on THE 4400 created by Scott Peters and René Echevarria. New York: Pocket Star Books, 2009. CU-Riv

Four novels based on a CBS TV series that was aired from 2004 to 2007 that focus on the 4400 who disappear and that reappear with unusual powers. The first two volumes are dystopias about the conflicts that occur as a result. The third volume suggests the possibility of a eutopia when a virus kills thousands in Seattle but gives others new powers. They take over the city, rename it Promise City, and intend to build a new civilization. Those in power attempt to destroy Promise City in this and the fourth volume.