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, 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 ...
Just wow. Stephen King has more imagination in his pinky nail than I do in my hole body. How does he come up with this stuff? This is a sort of otherworldly/post-apocalyptic story. It has a dark dry way about it. I feel like I'm not smart enough to get everything. I think I need to reread, but...
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