Paul Sheldon. He’s a bestselling novelist who has finally met his biggest fan. Her name is Annie Wilkes and she is more than a rabid reader—she is Paul’s nurse, tending his shattered body after an automobile accident. But she is also his captor, keeping him prisoner in her isolated house.
Now Annie wants Paul to write his greatest work—just for her. She has a lot of ways to spur him on. One is a needle. Another is an ax. And if they don’t work, she can get really nasty.
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LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - csweder - LibraryThing
Easily one of King's finest books. I remember being completely engrossed. I think that I read it after I saw the movie, which was completely fine, because imagining Kathy Bates in this book made it all the more terrifying. Read full review
Review: MiseryUser Review - Marissa - Goodreads
This was my first Stephen King novel (finally) and I think I made the right choice in picking Misery first. I loved how the terror was kept up right to the very end, until the last couple of pages ... Read full review