Desperation

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Penguin, Aug 1, 1997 - Fiction - 560 pages
694 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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User Review  - DA Williams - Goodreads

One of the few tales to genuinely give me nightmares, I loved it and would recommend it any day of the week. The master did it again, as expected, with this one, and the plot and characters left nothing to be desired. Great read! Read full review

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User Review  - Cathy - Goodreads

If you love Stephen King you must read Desperation. It is quite long and probably could have been edited a bit more. That being said, it is one that will keep you awake at night. It is one of his more ... 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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