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Review: Desperation

Editorial Review - Bookreporter.com

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... Read full review

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User Review  - Books, are number 1 - Borders

it was some nice work some parts were a little boring but the exciting parts i think made up for it. i loved it and i hope any body who reads it will like it. Read full review

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I really enjoyed the first half of a King/Bachman double header [Desperation/The Regulators]. The first 25% of the book was gripping - something that readers are able to relate to. Overall, a solid King spun tale ...

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Great book! Amazingly catchy story line, just couln't put it down. First S.K. book I read and now I'm hooked!!! Nothing better out there

Review: Desperation

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  - 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

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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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