Editorial Review - Kirkus - Jane Doe

Figuratively and literally shattering moments of hoRRRRRipilication in Chamberlain, Maine where stones fly from the sky rather than from the hands of the villagers (as they did in "The Lottery," although the latter are equal to other forms of persecution). All beginning when Carrie White discovers a gift with telekinetic powers (later established as a genetic fact), after she menstruates in full ... Read full review

Review: Carrie

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Stephen King's legendary debut novel about a teenage outcast and the revenge she enacts on her classmates. Carrie White may have been unfashionable and unpopular, but she had a gift. Carrie could make things move by concentrating on them. A candle would fall. A door would lock. This was her power and her sin. Then, an act of kindness, as spontaneous as the vicious taunts of her classmates, offered ... Read full review

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User Review  - Laurie - Goodreads

What I realized is that I had never actually read the book. The original movie with Sissy Spacek made an indelible impression on me and I thought I had read the book. It is interesting to go back and ... Read full review

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