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Review: Desperation

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

Review: Desperation

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I like the intensity from beginning to end, but I could do without the religious symbolism. Plus, I prefer more action. Read full review

Review: Desperation

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I always feel bad when I give one of my favorite writers less than 4 stars, and maybe I would have bumped this up a notch if I could have read more of it at a "gulp." The book is nearly 800 pages, and ... Read full review

Review: Desperation

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Good read, a little obvious at the end but a good start Read full review

Review: Desperation

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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

Review: Desperation

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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

Review: Desperation

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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

Review: Desperation

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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

Review: Desperation

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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

Review: Desperation

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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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