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Desperation

Author: Stephen King
Publisher: London : Hodder & Stoughton, 1996.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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A notice to those who feel that Stephen King has lost his magic touch: Desperation is the genuine goods. The ensemble cast of ordinary Americans thrown together by chance, including a disgruntled alcoholic writer and a child who is wise beyond his years, may be a bit too familiar. But the nearly deserted Nevada mining town with an enormous haunted mine pit and an abandoned movie theatre where the survivors hang out  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Horror fiction
Suspense fiction
Fiction
Thrillers (Fiction)
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Stephen King
ISBN: 0340654279 9780340654279 9780340952658 0340952652
OCLC Number: 37062614
Description: 545 pages ; 24 cm
Responsibility: Stephen King.
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An apocalyptic drama of good and evil, madness and revelation, this is a novel of modern horror and suspense.  Read more...

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'Genuinely masterful.' -- Daily Telegraph 'A massive volume of terror crafted creepily.' -- Daily Mail 'King again proves himself the premier literary barometer of our cultural clime...The terror Read more...

 
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