The Dead Zone (Google eBook)

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Penguin, Aug 1, 1980 - Fiction - 416 pages
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Beware, The Wheel of Fortune…

Johnny, the small boy who skated at breakneck speed into an accident that for one horrifying moment plunged him into…the dead zone.

Johnny Smith, the small-town schoolteacher who spun the wheel of fortune and won a four-and-a-half-year trip into…the dead zone.

John Smith, who awakened from an interminable coma with an accursed power—the power to see the future and the terrible fate awaiting mankind in…the dead zone.

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King's writing is the saving grace here. - LibraryThing
That's the premise this book works off of. - LibraryThing
Stephen King's writing is in top form here. - LibraryThing

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User Review  - Joel.G..Gomes - LibraryThing

After watching a few episodes of the television show (and a glimpse of the movie with Christopher Walken and director David Cronenberg) I already knew much of what happened in this book story. So why ... Read full review

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User Review  - Edward.Lorn - LibraryThing

For Goodreads: 2.5 stars. I think I dislike this book a little more every time I read it. The Dead Zone is, for the most part, boring setups that lead to lackluster climaxes, if they can be called ... Read full review

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Chapter 1
Chapter 3
Chapter 4
Chapter 5
Chapter 6
Chapter 7
Chapter 8
Chapter 9
The Laughing Tiger
Chapter 17
Chapter 18
Chapter 19
Chapter 20
Chapter 21
Chapter 22
Chapter 23

Chapter 10
Chapter 11
Chapter 12
Chapter 13
Chapter 14
Chapter 24
Chapter 25
Chapter 26
Notes from the Dead Zone

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About the author (1980)

Stephen King has written more than forty books and two hundred short stories. He has won the World Fantasy Award, several Bram Stoker awards, and the O. Henry Award for his story "The Man in the Black Suit.

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