Much of the compulsive, driven feeling I had while I worked on The Stand came from the vicarious thrill of imagining an entire entrenched social order destroyed in one stroke." There is much to admire in The Stand: the vivid thumbnail sketches with which King.
Stephen King is the author of more than fifty books, all of them worldwide bestsellers.
Military facility and wipes out 99 and 44/100 percent of the world's population, thus setting the stage for an apocalyptic confrontation between Good and Evil.It has a new beginning and a new ending."It's the werewolf in me, I guess.Among his most recent are 11/22/63; Full Dark, No Stars; Under the Dome; Just After Sunset; Duma Key; Liseys Story; Cell; and the concluding novels in the Dark Tower saga: Wolves of the Calla, Song of Susannah, and The Dark Tower.The Stand was particularly fulfilling, because there I got a chance to scrub the whole human race, and man, it was fun!Anyone who wants to know, or claims to know, the heart of the American experience needs to read this book.Now Stephen Kings apocalyptic vision of a world blasted by plague and embroiled game bola voli pantai in an elemental struggle between good and evil has been restored to its entirety.Much of the compulsive, driven feeling I had while I worked on The Stand came from the vicarious thrill of imagining an entire entrenched social order destroyed in one stroke.» There is much to admire in The Stand: the vivid thumbnail sketches with which King.
In 1978, science fiction writer Spider Robinson wrote a scathing review of The Stand in which he exhorted his readers to grab strangers in bookstores and beg them not to buy.
He was the recipient of the 2003 National Book Foundation Medal for Distinguished Contribution to American Lettepreviously deleted, along with new material that King added as he reworked the manuscript for a new generation.
You either love it or hate it, but you cant ignore.The Stand is like that.His acclaimed nonfiction book, On Writing, is also a bestseller.And those who are reading The Stand for the first time will discover a triumphant and eerily plausible work of the imagination that takes on the issues that will determine our survival.For hundreds of thousands of fans who read The Stand in its original version and wanted more, this new edition is Stephen Kings gift.In 1978, Stephen King published The Stand, the novel that is now considered to be one of his finest works.