King's limited edition masterpiece is now available in paperback. The reader follows Roland, the last gunslinger in a world that has "moved on," as he pursues an enigmatic Man in Black across an apocalyptic landscape toward a forbidding dark tower. Features four-color illustrations by Hugo-winner... show more
King's limited edition masterpiece is now available in paperback. The reader follows Roland, the last gunslinger in a world that has "moved on," as he pursues an enigmatic Man in Black across an apocalyptic landscape toward a forbidding dark tower. Features four-color illustrations by Hugo-winner Michael Whelan. 1.5 million print.
Publish date: 1988
Pages no: 224
Edition language: English
Series: The Dark Tower (#1)
Well. The first book in "The Dark Tower" series. Are there some issues in this book? Yes. The pacing gets a bit draggy towards the end. But the world building is really good as well as the plot in this first book. It's enough to make you want to run out and read "The Drawing of the Three" or maybe t...
Well, I... Shit. This is ambitious as fuck, in the fiction and existential department.I don't like Roland, and I get that lofty ideals are useless from his position. But it's... He reminds me of that adage, the third part of which is that a man with only one reason to live is the most dangerous man ...
When I was in high school, I read King. I mean, I really read King. I was told by my mother not to leave the books around the house because the title "The Dead Zone" had freaked out my young brother. Then I read three of his books in row that I didn't like - Deadzone, Salem's Lot, Tommyknockers. It ...
Il fatto che sia un libro scritto in più anni si fa sentire. Decisamente.Essendo il primo libro dell'autore che leggo, mi aspettavo qualcosa di più..come dire..stupefacente. La lettura invece è andata abbastanza a rilento, immersa in un inseguimento che sembra non finire mai. Si giunge alla fine per...
I am a huge Stephen King fan (since I was a teenager), and I read every book he writes, except the Dark Tower series. I'm not sure why I never read this series, but I own all the books. So, I'm finally reading it, well.... because it's being made into a movie. And actually, I decided to listen to ...
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