In this classic collection of four novellas, the grand master takes you on irrestistible journeys into the far reaches of horror, heartache and hope. Rita Hayworth and Shawshank Redemption is the story of two men convicted of murder - one guilty, one innocent - who form the perfect partnership as... show more
In this classic collection of four novellas, the grand master takes you on irrestistible journeys into the far reaches of horror, heartache and hope. Rita Hayworth and Shawshank Redemption is the story of two men convicted of murder - one guilty, one innocent - who form the perfect partnership as they dream up a scheme to escape from prison. In Apt Pupil a golden schoolboy entices an old man with a past to join in a dreadful union. The Body sees four young boys venture into the woods and find life, death ...and the end of innocence. The Breathing Method?is the tale of a doctor who goes to his club and discovers a woman determined to give birth - no matter what.
Publish date: August 1st 1983
Pages no: 507
Edition language: English
Series: Different Seasons - winter
This is King's classic collection of four novellas, the first of which led to the beloved movie Shawshank Redemption. I enjoyed two and a half of the stories in this collection. The Shawshank story was outstanding (and it was interesting to see the differences between the book and the film). The Apt...
Verurteilte Unschuldige, strebsame Schuljungen, Freunde für's Leben und beherzte Doktoren zeigen, wie nah das Grauen der täglichen Realität sein kann. In „Frühling, Sommer, Herbst und Tod“ sind insgesamt vier Kurzromane vom Meister des Horrors vereint. In dieser Sammlung sind die Kurzromane "Die Ver...
Synopsis: Different Seasons (1982) is a collection of four novellas, markedly different in tone and subject, each on the theme of a journey. The first is a rich, satisfying, nonhorrific tale about an innocent man who carefully nurtures hope and devises a wily scheme to escape from prison. The second...
L'eterna primavera della speranza - Rita Hayworth e la redenzione di Shawshank L'estate della corruzione - Un ragazzo sveglio L'autunno dell'innocenza - Il corpo Una storia d'inverno - Il metodo di respirazione Sono le storie di Andy, banchiere in carcere con l’accusa d’aver assassinato la moglie....
I'm a little embarrassed to admit this is the very first work of Stephen King's I've read. More embarrassing since my family lives in Maine, which is also his home state. I'm not much of a horror person, so I chose this classic instead. And it was great! What are your favorite King novels? And what ...