"The Lost Chronicles" is the first official tie-in book to the worldwide hit TV series "Lost". The show, which will be broadcast on Channel 4 from August 2005, takes place on a remote South Pacific island, where a plane crash has left 48 survivors stranded. Some panic. Some pin their hopes on rescue. A few find inner strength they never knew they had. The band of friends, family, enemies and strangers must work together against the cruel weather and harsh terrain if they are to survive. But the island holds many secrets, including the mysterious howling monster who stalks the jungle terrifying them all. Fortunately, thanks to the calm leadership of quick-thinking Jack and level-headed Kate, they have hope. But even heroes have secrets, as the survivors will come to learn..."The Lost Chronicles" is an all-access behind-the-scenes look at the making of "Lost", including detailed guides to episodes, plot twists and background stories, as well as exclusive reflections and anecdotes from cast members, writers and creator/executive producer JJ Abrams. The book will be accompanied by an hour-long DVD of behind-the-scenes outtakes.