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User Review  - mainrun - LibraryThing

I had a hard time giving a voice to the bad guy cop. If the dialog was more menacing, it would have worked for me. The "YEE HAW" "GOSH DARN" phrases disrupted the story. He reminded me of Andy the ... Read full review

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User Review  - csweder - LibraryThing

I think my favorite part of this book was that it took place in Desperation, Nevada? Read full review

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User Review  - Tom - Goodreads

Where Stephen King comes up with this stuff is beyond me. He must have some sort of supernatural link to creativity not unlike the characters in his own novels. I have nothing groundbreaking to say ... Read full review

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User Review  - Michael Madden - Goodreads

Sometimes Stephen King flits between pure horror and psychological terror. This book definitely has a bit of both as the story unfolds between a group of seemingly unrelated characters. I definitely ... Read full review

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User Review  - thessaly - LibraryThing

Not bad, not great. I don't mind King's characters, but sometimes the way he phrases things can be a bit repetitive and by the end I was skimming. Read full review

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User Review  - John - Goodreads

Standard Stephen King fare. If you like him, you'll like this. Establish some characters that you come to like and empathize with, then watch as they are put into a meat grinder. Not the best King I've read, but enjoyable. Part 3 of 2011 Summer of Junk reading list. Read full review

Review: Desperation

User Review  - M - Goodreads

Sheriff Collie Entragian rules the empty town of Desperation, Nevada, with an iron grip. Essentially abducting those who pass along the little mining town, Entragian sends them off one at a time to ... Read full review

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User Review  - Ryan Schneider - Goodreads

I had this book for many years before picking it up again a couple months ago and finally reading it. It's quite a theological treatise. Much of King's work deals with Good vs. Evil (cf THE STAND for ... Read full review

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User Review  - Debbie Lake - Goodreads

It wasn't one of his best book but it was a good read. Read full review


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