Bag of Bones

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Hodder & Stoughton, Mar 22, 2010 - Fiction - 300 pages
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When Mike Noonan’s wife dies unexpectedly, the bestselling author suffers from writer’s block. Until he is drawn to their summer home, the beautiful lakeside retreat called Sara Laughs.
Here, Mike finds the once familiar town in the tyrannical grip of millionaire Max Devore. Devore is hellbent on getting custody of his deceased son’s daughter and is twisting the fabric of the community to this purpose.
Three-year-old Kyra and her young mother turn to Mike for help. And Mike finds them increasingly irresistible.
But there are other more sinister forces at Sara Laughs. Kyra can feel them too...


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User Review  - buffalogr - LibraryThing

Bag of Bones is a ghost story, a love story, and a whodunit murder mystery. It is also a story that leaves the listener in doubt about the characters right through to the end. Complemented by sound ... Read full review

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User Review  - AliceAnna - LibraryThing

[Review has spoilers] LIke most of King's works, this was a compelling read if not his best work. I didn't like that the ending left you hanging on several of the characters as well as the fate of the ... Read full review

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About the author (2010)

Stephen King is the bestselling author of more than fifty books. His novels include Carrie, The Shining and Revival. His novel Under the Dome is now a major TV series. His novel 11.22.63 won the Los Angeles Times Book Prize for Mystery/Thriller as well as the Best Hardcover Book Award from the International Thriller Writers Association.

Many of his books have been turned into celebrated films including Misery, The Shawshank Redemption and The Green Mile. Over the years, King has had various cameo roles in film adaptations of his books as well as playing rhythm guitar in the Rock Bottom Remainders, a rock and roll band made up of some of America's bestselling and best-loved writers

He was the recipient of the 2003 National Book Foundation Medal for Distinguished Contribution to American Letters. He lives with his wife, novelist Tabitha King, in Maine, USA.

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