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The shining

Author: Stephen King
Publisher: New York, N.Y. : Pocket Books, 2001, ©1977.
Edition/Format:   Book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Jack Torrance sees his stint as winter caretaker of a Colorado hotel as a way back from failure, his wife sees it as a chance to preserve their family, and their five-year-old son sees the evil waiting just for them, as they journey into a world in which old horrors come to life to destroy the living.
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Genre/Form: Horror stories
Fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Stephen King
ISBN: 0743424425 9780743424424
OCLC Number: 47982410
Notes: "Newly introduced by the author"--Cover.
Description: xviii, 683 p. ; 18 cm.
Responsibility: Stephen King.

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Past horrors and evil lurk in Colorado's Overlook Hotel, threatening winter season caretakers Jack Torrance, his wife Wendy, and their young son, Danny. Gifted with "the shining", a clairvoyant Danny  Read more...

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"Cosmopolitain" Guaranteed to frighten you into fits....freezing terror....with a climax tha is literally explosive.

 
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