The Dark Half

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Penguin Books, 1990 - Fiction - 484 pages
36 Reviews
How do you kill something that was never born…

Thad Beaumont would like to say he is innocent.

He’d like to say he has nothing to do with the series of monstrous murders that keep coming closer to his home.

He’d like to say he has nothing to do with the twisted imagination that produced his bestselling novels.

He’d like to say he has nothing to do with the voice on the phone uttering its obscene threats and demanding total surrender.

But how can Thad disown the ultimate embodiment of evil that goes by the name he gave it—and signs its crimes with Thad’s bloody fingerprints?

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User Review  - Tori - Goodreads

I've never read a King book before and I made a huge mistake starting with this one. The writing itself was very good as u can expect but the story was terrible. I never even finished it I asked my ... Read full review

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User Review  - Joe - Goodreads

As a person who has read a fair amount of Stephen King and Richard Bachman books, I found this to be by far the worst one I have ever read. I know the whole story is an allegory for him and his pen ... Read full review

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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.

His Dark Tower books include: The Gunslinger, The Drawing of the Three, The Waste Lands, Wizard and Glass, The Wind Through the Keyhole, Wolves of the Calla, Song of Susannah, and The Dark Tower.

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