And what can be said about the prole values king celebrates in book after book tiresome, man kirkus reviews issue: the stand omnibus. This entry was posted in book reviews, books and tagged book reviews, books, stephen king, the stand on february 27, 2014 by cds. The stand has 501,163 ratings full review now i'm a big fan of stephen king and have 23 of his books on my shelf stephen king can only write a good. Book review: the stand by stephen king wed, 21/11/2007 - 03:51 — bridget in stephen king’s post apocalyptic america, after the government’s superflu has struck and most of the population are dead, the remaining souls are caught up in an epic battle between good and evil. The page for the novel stand: the complete & uncut edition, the this i eagerly await new books from stephen king but the stand is the best book ever.
My thoughts on stephen king's magnum opus the stand my rating: 100 / 100 tldr: nothing short of awe-inspiring, beautiful, and captivating an intentional. As a life-long stephen king fan, the stand is hands down, my favorite king book and one of my top 5 favorite books of all time and thanks to your review, i'm downloading the audible version now. ‘it’: the six most important differences between the film and stephen king’s book. Book review: stephen king’s the stand july 1, 2013 june 30, 2013 ~ sw king earlier this year i shut down king reads king, a blog where i hoped to write about the experience of reading through stephen king’s books.
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In 1978, stephen king, the author of ''carrie'' and ''the shining,'' published ''the stand'' and almost immediately added thousands of new readers to his already huge following at that time, mr king's publishers thought the book would be better and certainly more salable if it were cut - in fact, cut by 500 pages, nearly half of its original length. Striking a far less hysterical tone than in the shining, king has written his most sweeping horror novel in the stand, though it may lack the spinal jingles of salem's lot.
Rebecca p (wrongheaven) reviewed the stand, complete & uncut on 3/23/2008 + 12 more book reviews helpful score: 13 the stand is my favorite book of all time. That translates into a few thousand pages worth of hearing stephen king’s voice whispering dark and creepy stories in my ear of the three books, i think the stand was my favourite first published in 1978 and re-released in its full and un-cut version in 1990, it’s an oldie but a goodie. In its 1978 incarnation, the stand was a healthy, hefty 823-pager now, king and doubleday are republishing the stand in the gigantic version in which, according to king, it was originally written. Audiobook review: the stand – stephen king march 7 by the time i had downloaded and began to listen to this, i had read a few of stephen king’s books.
Book of the month the stand, first published in 1978, was nominated for the world fantasy award in 1979 it was author stephen king's sixth work of fiction, a cross-over of epic fantasy, horror and dystopia which still remains one of the finest works of its type and the novel that king's legions of fans love most.
The stand is probably the biggest book i’ve ever read, one of the most enjoyable books i’ve ever read, and is hands down my favorite book that jolly old stephen king. The stand by stephen king 44 of 5 stars (paperback 9780451179289. Stephen king, the stand - definitely the most engrossing book you will probably ever read what life would be like if only a handful of people survived a huge epidemic the imagery in the book, the characters are all fantastic. The stand was a landmark book for stephen king, and not just because it’s the approximate size and weight of an actual landmark it was the book that ended his contract with doubleday and landed him his first agent, turning stephen king from rich author into a very, very rich author. Stephen king - the stand: complete and uncut the stand an epic, dark, long, amazing novel king's best book one of stephen king's best novels deserves a standing ovation. James smythe: with a deadly virus called captain trips and a villain who preys on the weak, stephen king's the stand isn't just about good versus evil – it's also about fate.