Bag of Bones Hardcover - September 22, 1998
STEPHEN KING'S MOST GRIPPING AND UNFORGETTABLE NOVEL, BAG OF BONES, IS A STORY OF GRIEF AND A LOST LOVE'S ENDURING BONDS, OF A NEW LOVE HAUNTED BY THE SECRETS OF THE PAST, OF AN INNOCENT CHILD CAUGHT IN A TERRIBLE CROSSFIRE. AS VIVID AND ENTHRALLING AS KING'S MOST ENDURING WORKS, BAG OF BONES... show more
STEPHEN KING'S MOST GRIPPING AND UNFORGETTABLE NOVEL, BAG OF BONES, IS A STORY OF GRIEF AND A LOST LOVE'S ENDURING BONDS, OF A NEW LOVE HAUNTED BY THE SECRETS OF THE PAST, OF AN INNOCENT CHILD CAUGHT IN A TERRIBLE CROSSFIRE. AS VIVID AND ENTHRALLING AS KING'S MOST ENDURING WORKS, BAG OF BONES RESONATES WITH WHAT AMY TAN CALLS THE WITTY AND OBSESSIVE VOICE OF KING'S POWERFUL IMAGINATION.
Publish date: 1605
Publisher: scribner; 1st edition (september 22, 1998)
Pages no: 529
Edition language: English
Not my favorite King book.I'm actually disappointed. Having read many of his books, and being fans of most, this felt long-winded to me. I wasn't really feeling the ghost story part either. Maybe he should just stick to writing about sickos that are living, I dunno, but this one... UGH!The story fru...
I cheated in my Stephen King chronological reread series. Desperation was up next, but... I really dislike that book, okay? I wanted to get to a King novel I love before the year’s end, so here we are. This was my third reread of Bag of Bones; this time it hit me deeper than ever before. Now that ...
Mike Noonan last sees his wife alive after she runs a routine errand. As he struggles to come to terms with her death, his writing career and life falls apart, and he closes himself off from the world.An idea for a vacation at his summer home by a lake restarts his life after four years and leads to...
I love King's little asides and observations. This book alone has a wealth of quotability. I've posted some, but to prevent spam, I'm gathering them all here. Grief is like a drunken houseguest, always coming back for one more goodbye hug. Readers have a loyalty that cannot be matched anywher...
Grief. That's the emotion that got to me the most during this reread. The first time I read this book I had just turned thirty and even though I was already married, the horror of losing a spouse didn't get through to me like it did this time. Now, after just having celebrated my 30th wedding anni...
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