The Shining

The Shining

Unknown - 1977
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Jack Torrance's new job at the Overlook Hotel is the perfect chance for a fresh start. As the off-season caretaker at the atmospheric old hotel, he'll have plenty of time to spend reconnecting with his family and working on his writing. But as the harsh winter weather sets in, the idyllic location feels ever more remote . . . and more sinister. And the only one to notice the strange and terrible forces gathering around the Overlook is Danny Torrance, a uniquely gifted five-year-old.
Publisher: New York : Anchor Books, c1977
ISBN: 9780307743657
Branch Call Number: FIC KING
Characteristics: 659 p


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Sep 14, 2012

I remember watching the movie first-- holy was I scared; the first time I never wanted to start watching a horror movie. another movie version I like better over Jack Nicollson one. read the book and couldn't put it down. sk is my favourite writer and couldn't have made the book any better

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