By Stephen King
Novella published for the Kindle basically. Untouched retail Kindle format.
Since his first novel used to be released in 1974, Stephen King has stretched the limits of the storyteller as a author who continuously redefines his readers' event by way of operating in a number of genres and codecs . no matter if in an epic horror novel, just like the STAND, a serial-novel just like the eco-friendly MILE, or a novella like SHAWSHANK REDEMPTION, King is ready to bring a analyzing adventure like not anyone else can. As quick as a spider spins its net, King reminds us why he's the grasp of the novella - a layout which, up earlier that's, one may need notion is quick disappearing.
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He leaned closer to the woman, squinting, wondering if he could see some essence, some spirit rising from her body. He didn't. He straightened up, considering what else he might do to the still form in front of him. • • • You’re sure it was screaming? No," the security guard said. "Maybe not screaming, you know. Shouting. Upset. For just a second or two. " The heavy guard, breathing hard, glanced at the tall, brunette policewoman, shook his head and flexed and opened his huge hands. He wiped his dark palms on his blue slacks.