Desperation

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Penguin, Aug 1, 1997 - Fiction - 560 pages
730 Reviews
There's a place alone Interstate 50 that some call the loneliest place on Earth. It's not a very nice place to live. It's an even worse place to die. It's known as Desperation, Nevada...


  

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Fantastic, but loses a star because of the poor ending. - Goodreads
I think he gave up half way through writing. - Goodreads
great pace on this book - Goodreads
Disapointing endings. - Goodreads
As always, great characterization. - Goodreads
He slow began to think of a plot for a new book. - Goodreads

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One of my favorite King books. Couldn't put it down. Read full review

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User Review  - Munashe - Goodreads

excellent story with an eerie disposition. The way it centers around the innocence of a child and religion is second to none well done Mr. King well don Read full review

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Stephen King, the world's bestselling novelist, was educated at the University of Maine at Orono. He lives with his wife, the novelist Tabitha King, and their children in Bangor, Maine.

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