Desperation

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Penguin, Aug 1, 1997 - Fiction - 560 pages
754 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
Terrifying and gruesome, but a hopeful ending. - Goodreads
As always, great characterization. - Goodreads
He slow began to think of a plot for a new book. - Goodreads

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User Review  - Kathy - Goodreads

I loved this book! Like that's a surprise! LOL! "Yes. Feckless boy. Rude boy. Foolish boy. In some ways that last was the best, wasn't it? The truest. Foolish prayboy trying to make at least some part ... Read full review

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User Review  - Michael - Goodreads

'Can tak' any more!! This would've been a much better book if it was cut in half!! I was enjoying it up till they left the theater, then I just couldn't go on. Poorly edited. Periods in middle. of ... Read full review

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About the author (1997)

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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