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Original Essays | September 15, 2014

Lois Leveen: IMG Forsooth Me Not: Shakespeare, Juliet, Her Nurse, and a Novel



There's this writer, William Shakespeare. Perhaps you've heard of him. He wrote this play, Romeo and Juliet. Maybe you've heard of it as well. It's... Continue »
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smilesndeed, March 15, 2012 (view all comments by smilesndeed)
One of the creepiest books that does develop slowly but effectively, read it before watching the movie or the movie's version will ruin that development.

King writes the characters well and ends the book appropriately, but I will not ruin it by saying more. Read this book before you travel to the mountians to stay at a cozy lodge.

Top twenty horror books of all time, in my opinion.
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smilesndeed, March 15, 2012 (view all comments by smilesndeed)
One of the creepiest books that does develop slowly but effectively, read it before watching the movie or the movie's version will ruin that development.

King writes the characters well and ends the book appropriately, but I will not ruin it by saying more. Read this book before you travel to the mountians to stay at a cozy lodge.

Top twenty horror books of all time, in my opinion.
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anitaballerina, June 3, 2010 (view all comments by anitaballerina)
As all of Mr. King's books, this was amazing. This book is very scary, it can cause some readers to sleep with the lights on.

The Overlook hotel, is not a place anyone wants to be during the winter when it is closed. Scary things happen and the care takers have a tendency to become victims.

This is a must read for any fan of Mr. King!
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Product Details

ISBN:
9780451160911
Author:
King, Stephen
Publisher:
Signet
Location:
New York :
Subject:
General
Subject:
Fiction
Subject:
Family
Subject:
Mystery & detective
Subject:
Horror
Subject:
King, stephen, 1947-
Subject:
Hotelkeepers
Subject:
Family -- Fiction.
Subject:
General Fiction
Copyright:
Edition Description:
MM Picture Book
Series Volume:
104-121
Publication Date:
19781001
Binding:
Hardback
Grade Level:
General/trade
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Yes
Pages:
464
Dimensions:
6.81x4.17x.98 in. .49 lbs.

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