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The shining

Author: Stephen King
Publisher: Garden City, N.Y. : Doubleday, 1977.
Series: Shining, 1.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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What of the penetrating cold terror of an old hotel, a haunted place of seductive evil with a malevolent will of its own--and a five-year-old boy of innocent beauty whose mind mirrors the nightmarish secrets of its past?
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Genre/Form: Horror tales
HORROR FICTION
Occult fiction
Horror fiction
Fiction
Paranormal fiction
Material Type: Fiction, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Stephen King
ISBN: 0385121679 9780385121675 9780345806789 0345806786 9780307743657 0307743659 0743437497 9780743437493 0743424425 9780743424424 9780385121679
OCLC Number: 2633796
Description: 447 pages ; 22 cm.
Series Title: Shining, 1.
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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Nashville BannerThis chilling novel will haunt you, and make your blood run cold and your heart race with fear. "Cosmopolitan"Guaranteed to frighten you into fits...freezing terror...with a climax Read more...

 
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