January 17th, 2018
Home | Log in! or Register

On Top Shelf
Tracy WolffTracy Wolff
Fresh Fiction
Fresh Pick
Todays_Pick
RANGER PROTECTOR

Reviewer Application

Readers & 'ritas


New Year, New Books to love in January

Slideshow image


Since your web browser does not support JavaScript, here is a non-JavaScript version of the image slideshow:

slideshow image
Someone in London is cooking up murder …


slideshow image
How much would you risk to turn your life around?


slideshow image
RT TOP PICK! What if your prime suspects in a hefty art theft are two men you simply can't resist?


slideshow image
In Nashville the music is louder, the dreams are bigger, and love can bring a cowboy to his knees.


slideshow image
A broken promise, a terrifying legacy



Purchase

Add to Wish List


Also by Stephen King:

Revival, December 2017
Mass Market Paperback
From a Buick 8, November 2017
Mass Market Paperback
Nightmares & Dreamscapes, November 2017
Mass Market Paperback
Gwendy's Button Box, November 2017
Paperback
Bag of Bones, November 2017
Mass Market Paperback
Everything's Eventual, November 2017
Mass Market Paperback (reprint)
The Girl Who Loved Tom Gordon, May 2017
Mass Market Paperback
Creepshow, May 2017
Paperback
Four Past Midnight, May 2017
Mass Market Paperback
End of Watch, April 2017
Mass Market Paperback
Different Seasons, April 2017
Mass Market Paperback
Misery, March 2017
Mass Market Paperback
Dreamcatcher, March 2017
Mass Market Paperback
Pet Sematary, February 2017
Mass Market Paperback
End of Watch, June 2016
Hardcover
The Bazaar of Bad Dreams, November 2015
Hardcover
Finders Keepers, June 2015
Hardcover
Dark Screams: Vol. 1, December 2014
e-Book
Revival, November 2014
Hardcover
Mr. Mercedes, June 2014
Hardcover
Doctor Sleep, October 2013
Hardcover
Joyland, June 2013
Paperback
Under the Dome, June 2013
Paperback (reprint)
In The Tall Grass, October 2012
e-Book
The Shining, July 2012
Paperback (reprint)
The Wind Through The Keyhole, May 2012
Hardcover
Alien Contact, November 2011
Paperback
11/22/63, November 2011
Hardcover
Vampires, Zombies, Werewolves And Ghosts, September 2011
Paperback
Full Dark, No Stars, November 2010
Hardcover
Under The Dome, November 2009
Hardcover
On Writing, July 2009
Paperback
Duma Key, November 2008
Paperback (reprint)
Just After Sunset: Stories, November 2008
Hardcover
Lisey's Story: A Novel, September 2008
Paperback
The Stand, July 2008
Paperback (reprint)
Duma Key, February 2008
Hardcover
Wastelands, January 2008
Paperback
The Best American Short Stories 2007, October 2007
Trade Size
The Mist, October 2007
Paperback
Lisey's Story, June 2007
Tall (reprint)
Blaze, June 2007
Hardcover
Everything's Eventual Movie Tie-In: 14 Dark Tales, May 2007
Paperback
Cell, November 2006
Paperback (reprint)
Lisey's Story, October 2006
Hardcover
Transgressions, September 2006
Paperback (reprint)
Song of Susannah, May 2006
Tall (reprint)
Wolves of the Calla, February 2006
Tall (reprint)
Cell, January 2006
Audio CD
Cell, January 2006
Hardcover
Pet Sematary, November 2005
Paperback (reprint)
Everything's Eventual, November 2005
Paperback (reprint)
The Colorado Kid, October 2005
Paperback
Dark Tower, September 2004
Hardcover
Cujo, February 2004
Paperback
The Dead Zone, January 2004
Paperback
From a Buick 8, December 2003
Paperback (reprint)
Wizard and Glass, October 2003
Paperback (reprint)
Black House, September 2003
Paperback (reprint)
The Waste Lands, September 2003
Paperback (reprint)
The Drawing of the Three, August 2003
Paperback (reprint)
The Gunslinger, July 2003
Paperback (reprint)
The Shining, October 2002
Paperback
Dreamcatcher, November 2001
Paperback (reprint)
Hearts In Atlantis, August 2000
Mass Market Paperback (reprint)
Girl Who Loved Tom Gordon, February 2000
Paperback (reprint)
The Green Mile, November 1999
Paperback (reprint)
Bag of Bones, June 1999
Mass Market Paperback (reprint)
The Long Walk, April 1999
Mass Market Paperback
Misery, January 1998
Mass Market Paperback (reprint)
Dolores Claiborne, December 1996
Paperback
It, August 1987
Paperback

Doctor Sleep
Stephen King

Scribner
October 2013
On Sale: September 24, 2013
544 pages
ISBN: 1476727651
EAN: 9781476727653
Kindle: B00A6CCF0K
Hardcover / e-Book
$30.00
Add to Wish List

Horror

Stephen King returns to the characters and territory of one of his most popular novels ever, The Shining, in this instantly riveting novel about the now middle-aged Dan Torrance (the boy protagonist of The Shining) and the very special twelve-year-old girl he must save from a tribe of murderous paranormals.

On highways across America, a tribe of people called The True Knot travel in search of sustenance. They look harmless—mostly old, lots of polyester, and married to their RVs. But as Dan Torrance knows, and spunky twelve-year-old Abra Stone learns, The True Knot are quasi-immortal, living off the “steam” that children with the “shining” produce when they are slowly tortured to death.

Haunted by the inhabitants of the Overlook Hotel where he spent one horrific childhood year, Dan has been drifting for decades, desperate to shed his father’s legacy of despair, alcoholism, and violence. Finally, he settles in a New Hampshire town, an AA community that sustains him, and a job at a nursing home where his remnant “shining” power provides the crucial final comfort to the dying. Aided by a prescient cat, he becomes “Doctor Sleep.”

Then Dan meets the evanescent Abra Stone, and it is her spectacular gift, the brightest shining ever seen, that reignites Dan’s own demons and summons him to a battle for Abra’s soul and survival. This is an epic war between good and evil, a gory, glorious story that will thrill the millions of devoted readers of The Shining and satisfy anyone new to the territory of this icon in the King canon.

Media Buzz

Morning Edition - October 10, 2013
The View - September 27, 2013
Morning Edition - September 24, 2013
All Things Considered - September 18, 2013
CBS Sunday Morning - June 30, 2013

Comments

No comments posted.

Registered users may leave comments.
Log in or register now!

© 2003-2018 off-the-edge.net
all rights reserved

Google+ Google+