The Stand

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Re: The Stand

Postby Sondergaard » Mon Jan 11, 2016 8:55 am

Salem's Lot for me as well, though The Stand is wonderful.
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Re: The Stand

Postby Clayface » Mon Jan 11, 2016 9:25 am

Dags wrote:The Long Walk & The Running Man from the Bachman Books are worth a read.

I like the Long Walk a lot. When people say 'The Hunger Games' is just 'That Japanese thing that bores me rigid' I always reply 'No, it's the Long Walk with the brain removed and a happy ending'

The Running Man reads as slightly juvenile. Good but not great.
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Re: The Stand

Postby Steders » Mon Jan 11, 2016 2:44 pm

Salems lot is the best King novel by far. The Stand was ok but I preferred The Shining.
I really liked the Mist as well.
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