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Misery

Misery

Author: Stephen King
$22.99(AUD)  inc GST
Description

Misery Chastain was dead. Paul Sheldon had just killed her - with relief, with joy. Misery had made him rich; she was the heroine of a string of bestsellers. And now he wanted to get on to some real writing. That's when the car accident happened, and he woke up in pain in a strange bed. But it wasn't the hospital. Annie Wilkes had pulled him from the wreck, brought him to her remote mountain home, splinted and set his mangled legs. The good news was that Annie was a nurse and has pain-killing drugs. The bad news was that she was Paul's Number One Fan. And when she found out what Paul had done to Misery, she didn't like it. She didn't like it at all. And now he had to bring Misery back to life. Or else ...

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Reviews

'A writer of excellence...King is one of the most fertile storytellers of the modern novel' -- Sunday Times 'One of the great storytellers of our time' -- Guardian 'America's greatest living novelist' -- Lee Child '[A] genius for storytelling' -- Daily Mirror

Author description

Stephen King has been described by the Guardian as 'one of the greatest storytellers of our time', by the Mirror as a 'genius' and by The Sunday Times as 'one of the most fertile storytellers of the modern novel.' In 2003, he was given the National Book Foundation Medal for Distinguished Contribution to American Letters. He lives with his wife, the novelist Tabitha King, for most of the year in Maine, USA.

Stock Information

General Fields

  • : 9781444720716
  • : Hodder & Stoughton General Division
  • : Hodder Paperback
  • : June 2011
  • : 20.00 cmmm X 13.00 cmmm X 2.30 cmmm
  • : United Kingdom
  • : August 2011
  • : books

Special Fields

  • : Paperback
  • : Paperback
  • : 384
  • : 384
  • : 813.6
  • : 813.6
  • : en
  • : en
  • : Stephen King
  • : Stephen King
  • : n/a
  • : New Cover
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  • : New Cover