Synopses & Reviews
Four complete and unabridged selections from the electrifying bestseller read by a stellar group of narrators.
"The Raft" is the unforgettable tale of an idyllic autumn swim suddenly transformed into an ordeal of unbridled horror. Read by Stephen King.
"Mrs. Todd's Shortcut" is a story in which a middle-aged woman in a Mercedes roadster finds a terrifying pathway to paradise. Read by Dana Ivey.
"The Monkey"--is it merely a child's wind-up toy, or an incarnation of the purest evil? Read by Matthew Broderick.
"Gramma" is the story of a little boy left in charge of his sick grandmother, who's dying to give him a hug. . . . Read by Frances Sternhagen.
The diabolical literary voice of King is clearly and definitely brought to life in these four short stories. . . . The sound effects and music add another dimension to the atmosphere created by each story. . . . Caution: Don't listen to these when you're home alone or on a deserted strip of highway!
First time on CD: four complete and unabridged selections from the electrifying bestseller--The Raft, Mrs. Todd's Shortcut, The Monkey, and Gramma--read by a stellar group of narrators including Frances Sternhagen, Matthew Broderick, and Dana Ivy.
About the Author
MATTHEW BRODERICK is a Tony® Award winning American film and stage actor.STEPHEN KING is a prolific and perennially bestselling author and an recognized master of the horror genre. He was the 2003 recipient of The National Book Foundation's Medal for Distinguished Contribution to American Letters.