Continuing into The Bachman Books, the next novel was The Long Walk. I'd heard about this one years ago and never read it, but always thought the concept was an interesting one. 100 teenage boys (if it were written today instead of nearly 40 years ago, I'm sure it would have included girls as well) gather just … Continue reading The Long Walk
Stephen King's Rage was a bit of a challenge. Writing about it is also a challenge - this is a book that was written when the world was a very different place.
Any time you hand me a book with 20 Stephen King stories, I'm going to be pretty happy. The Bazaar of Bad Dreams was no exception.
I just finished Stephen King's Finders Keepers, the sequel to Mr. Mercedes. The first book isn't really required to enjoy this one, but I'd definitely recommend it! Like Mr. Mercedes, this book focuses less on the supernatural and unknown that Stephen King is so well known for, and more on the mystery and suspense of the story. Another … Continue reading Finders Keepers
This weekend is my town's annual used book sale, which is always a good time. An old gym in the back of the Town Hall building is filled with tables. Those tables are then filled with books. And then more books. So many books. It's wonderful. I (and my wife, who spoils me) have been to a … Continue reading So Many Books