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CARRIE

Editorial Review - Kirkus - Jane Doe

Figuratively and literally shattering moments of hoRRRRRipilication in Chamberlain, Maine where stones fly from the sky rather than from the hands of the villagers (as they did in "The Lottery," although the latter are equal to other forms of persecution). All beginning when Carrie White discovers a gift with telekinetic powers (later established as a genetic fact), after she menstruates in full ... Read full review

Review: Carrie

Editorial Review - Bookreporter.com

Stephen King's legendary debut novel about a teenage outcast and the revenge she enacts on her classmates. Carrie White may have been unfashionable and unpopular, but she had a gift. Carrie could make things move by concentrating on them. A candle would fall. A door would lock. This was her power and her sin. Then, an act of kindness, as spontaneous as the vicious taunts of her classmates, offered ... Read full review

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stephen king executes his writing with a scary accuracy. it will make you never want to go to prom. CAUTION: READ IN WELL LIT ROOM WITH MANY EXITS

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This book rocks! I like the way carrie gets her revenge in the end, its too bad she had to die cause she was an awesome physic mind control hero.

Review: Carrie

User Review  - Alex Basewell - Goodreads

Absolutely amazing. As usual, Stephen King pulls off a work of ART. The build up was so tense and when it exploded... The climax: Holy shit I've never seen a climax so pleasantly (excuse my sadism ... Read full review

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