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Just After Sunset - Stephen King

Just After Sunset

Just After Sunset

3.8 100 5 Forfatter: Stephen King Oplæser: Karen Ziemba, Stephen King, Holter Graham, George Guidall, Ron McLarty, Mare Winningham, Jill Eikenberry, Denis O’Hare, Skipp Sudduth, Ben Shenkman
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2010 Audie Award Finalist for Short Stories/Collections With stories that have appeared in The New Yorker, Playboy, and McSweeney’s, this classic collection displays the phenomenally broad readership of #1 New York Times bestselling author Stephen King. Just After Sunset—call it dusk, call it twilight, it’s a time when human intercourse takes on an unnatural cast, when nothing is quite as it appears, when the imagination begins to reach for the shadows as they dissipate to darkness and living daylight can be scared right out of you. It’s the perfect time for Stephen King. Who but Stephen King would turn a Port-O-San into a slimy birth canal, or a roadside honky-tonk into a place for endless love? A book salesman with a grievance might pick up a mute hitchhiker, not knowing the silent man in the passenger seat listens altogether too well. Or an exercise routine on a stationary bicycle, begun to reduce bad cholesterol, might take its rider on a captivating—and then terrifying—journey. Set on a remote key in Florida, “The Gingerbread Girl” is a riveting tale featuring a young woman born vulnerable and resourceful. In “Ayana,” a blind girl works a miracle with a kiss and the touch of her hand. For King, the line between the living and the dead is often blurry, and the seams that hold our reality intact might tear apart at any moment. In one of the longer stories here, “N.,” a psychiatric patient’s irrational thinking might create an apocalyptic threat in the Maine countryside…or keep the world from falling victim to it. Stories include: -Willa -The Gingerbread Girl -Harvey's Dream -Rest Stop -Stationary Bike -The Things They Left Behind -Graduation Afternoon -N. -The Cat from Hell -The New York Times at Special Bargain Rates -Mute -Ayana -A Very Tight Place
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Forlag: Simon & Schuster Audio
Udgivet: 2008-11-11
Længde: 14T 50M
ISBN: 9780743575324

Mere info om e-bogen:

Forlag: Scribner
Udgivet: 2008-11-11
ISBN: 9781439125489
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