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Review: Carrie

Editorial Review - Bookreporter.com

Stephen King's legendary debut novel about a teenage outcast and the revenge she enacts on her classmates. Carrie White may have been unfashionable and unpopular, but she had a gift. Carrie could make things move by concentrating on them. A candle would fall. A door would lock. This was her power and her sin. Then, an act of kindness, as spontaneous as the vicious taunts of her classmates, offered ... Read full review

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Review: Carrie

User Review  - Ruth Ho - Goodreads

This book really gave me the quivers. I could feel goosebumps all over my body while reading it. I even had to stop at some part of the books to ask myself: "Is this for real?!" Haha. Mind you, don't ... Read full review

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User Review  - Ian Cruz - Goodreads

Saw the movie. Loved it. Read the book. Mind-blown. Stephen King has just given me a taste of some good writing and bone-chilling mayhem. "Carrie" is a novel that dwells more on psychological horror ... Read full review

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User Review  - Jon Lee - Goodreads

While I'm glad I read this book (being King's first published), I'm not sure I can say it's a must read. There were moments that were really fantastic, like when the very beginning of Carrie's rampage ... Read full review

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User Review  - Elizabeth - Goodreads

I grew up on scary movies. I've seen most (if not all) of the classics. I watched Poltergeist, The Exorcist, Child's Play, Puppet Master, etc. as young as age 7. My dad was quite the scary movie ... Read full review

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User Review  - Alejandro - Goodreads

It's very interesting to read Carrie finally. I have watched the Brian de Palma's adaptation, so I wasn't unfamiliar with what would happen. However, the way as Stephen King wrote this book was in ... Read full review

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User Review  - Pamela - Goodreads

“Jesus watches from the wall, But his face is cold as stone, And if he loves me As she tells me Why do I feel so all alone?” Beyond bullying, beyond child abuse, beyond religious fanaticism- Carrie is ... Read full review

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User Review  - Brian - Goodreads

I really wish I would have read this in high school. It's a great horror story Catcher in the Rye told through third person narration, news clippings, book excerpts, scientific papers, committee ... Read full review

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User Review  - Carmen - Goodreads

The only hell that exists is the one we create for ourselves and others. Carrie White has been abused all her life. Not even allowed to sleep with a pillow, denied all comfort by her fundamentalist ... Read full review

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User Review  - Bart Van Loon - Goodreads

wow, what a great read. I saw the original movie and, recently, the 2013 remake. yet, this book still fascinated me, if not for the story, then for the intricate way it gets presented to the reader ... Read full review

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