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Review: Desperation

User Review  - Peter Dudgeon - Goodreads

“A tumbleweed bounced into the road, and the cruiser's radial tires crushed it under. It came out the back looking to Peter Jackson like a nestle of broken fingers.” Chapter 1 - Desperation. I guess I ... Read full review

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User Review  - Sirts - Goodreads

Everything was very good except for the ending, just way too predictable :P Read full review

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User Review  - Jason - Goodreads

I enjoyed this book enough to contemplate rereading it, but haven't gotten around to it yet, and it's not at the top of the docket. It's been a few years since I've read it, and I can remember only so ... Read full review

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User Review  - Manny Coker-schwimmer - Goodreads

What a wild, violent ride. Not for the faint of heart or imagination. Stephen King pits a group of unacquainted people in an out-of-the-way town against an evil force in death and destruction. In fact ... Read full review

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User Review  - Lance - Goodreads

Starts off really strong and then, it doesn't fizzle out but instead hits a bunch of valleys. Then peaks again and then more valleys. The religious aspect is interesting. "God is cruel," the book ... Read full review

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User Review  - Poe Wilson - Goodreads

Real rating: 5.4/10 This work was an experiment by King and for that alone it deserves a level of kudos, however the work itself falls flat and thanks to its companion piece the novel ends up feeling ... Read full review

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User Review  - Sagarika - Goodreads

Desperation is my first Stephen King novel. Reading this book was like watching a thriller movie, it was so beautifully detailed that every sentence was like a scene from a movie. One thing I ... Read full review

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User Review  - Nick Iuppa - Goodreads

DESPERATION In an interview a year or so ago, Stephen King said that he CHOSE to believe in God... wasn't compelled to by some divine revelation, he just chose to. Why is that important here? Because ... Read full review

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User Review  - Jennifer - Goodreads

Good read but certainly not a favorite for King. Read full review

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User Review  - Carla - Goodreads

I enjoyed Desperation, but I wasn't as captivated by it as I was by The Regulators. I love the way the two connect, sharing names and places but none of the meat of the story. It led me to speculate ... Read full review


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