Desperation (Google eBook)

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Penguin, Aug 1, 1997 - Fiction - 560 pages
1534 Reviews
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...
  

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Fantastic, but loses a star because of the poor ending. - Goodreads
I think he gave up half way through writing. - Goodreads
great pace on this book - Goodreads
Terrifying and gruesome, but a hopeful ending. - Goodreads
As always, great characterization. - Goodreads
He slow began to think of a plot for a new book. - Goodreads

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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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User Review  - Sarah Moreno - Goodreads

My only complaint (and it's not necessarily a complaint) is the sheer volume of King's books. He is no doubt a master world-builder and he delves deeply into the lives and psyche of his characters but ... Read full review

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About the author (1997)

Stephen King has written more than forty books and two hundred short stories. He has won the World Fantasy Award, several Bram Stoker awards, and the O. Henry Award for his story "The Man in the Black Suit.

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