The Mist

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Penguin, Oct 2, 2007 - Fiction - 240 pages
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In the wake of a summer storm, terror descends...

#1 New York Times bestselling author Stephen King suspends a small town in a haze of terror—as humanity makes its last stand against unholy destruction…
 

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User Review  - Stahl-Ricco - LibraryThing

A really good novella! Something is in the mist, and the folks inside the Federal Foods Supermarket don't know what to do! Stay inside, make a break for it, or give "them" a sacrifice! (that last one ... Read full review

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User Review  - stevealtier - LibraryThing

I enjoyed the story, like many of his. The writing and his choice of words are brilliant. He left you hanging at the end. It felt like to me he didn't finish the story. I considered giving it 3 stars because of that. But 4 stars won it in the end. Read full review

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Contents

The Coming of the Storm
1
After the Storm Norton A Trip to Town
13
The Coming of the Mist
49
The Storage Area Problems with the Generators What Happened to the BagBoy
71
An Argument with Norton A Discussion Near the Beer Cooler
95
Further Discussion Mrs Carmody Fortifications What Happened to the FlatEarth Society
113
What Happened to the Soldiers With Amanda A Conversation with Dan Miller
161
The Expedition to the Pharmacy
179
The Spell of Mrs Carmody The Second Night in the Market The Final Confrontation
197
The End
215
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Stephen King lives in Maine and Florida with his wife, novelist Tabitha King. He 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,” and is the 2003 recipient of The National Book Foundation Medal for Distinguished Contribution to American Letters.

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