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Review: Desperation

User Review  - Maria - Goodreads

So creepy. There were a couple of times that I had to take a break because the antagonist creature was so disgusting. I am definitely not the target audience for Stephen King's classic horror stories ... Read full review

Review: Desperation

User Review  - Laura Canning - Goodreads

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Review: Desperation

User Review  - Shady Lady - Goodreads

This book was so strange, I'm not sure I even know what happened! I think this is the weirdest book I've ever read in my life. Stephen King must have a seriously warped mind. Strange... I mean, I ... Read full review

Review: Desperation

User Review  - Jim - Goodreads

A typical tome by Stephen King. Relatively well crafted characters, a somewhat predicable story line, and a good read on long flights. I read the book on the flight to Amsterdam and home again. Read full review

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User Review  - Flan De cocoa - Goodreads

Most enjoyable standard issue from Big Steve. Read full review

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User Review  - Brigid - Goodreads

This book would've benefited from fewer characters and a less corny approach to spiritualism. It had all the makings of a really creepy book, but I felt like we never get to know any one person particularly well. I couldn't get invested in these characters or this storyline. Read full review

Review: Desperation

User Review  - Cody Bell - Goodreads

This is basically a popcorn book. Its extremely entertaining to read. THe setting is amazing and creatively spooky. But, there are a few problems. The characters aren't as strong as in King's other ... Read full review

Review: Desperation

User Review  - Stephanie - Goodreads

This was my first Stephen King book to read, sure was weird at some points but i did enjoy the book. Read full review

Review: Desperation

User Review  - Arielle - Goodreads

Not nearly as creepy as it was when I read it about 6-8 years ago and had no idea what was coming, but still an enjoyable read. I feel like the characters weren't nearly as fleshed out as they have been in more recent books of his, and the plot was a bit silly but still a good October read. Read full review

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User Review  - Traveller - Goodreads

Definitely one of King's better offerings in the horror genre. I found it had more depth than some of his horror works I had tried in the past. Read full review


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