By Stephen King
Stephen King returns to the nature and territory of 1 of his most well-liked novels ever, The Shining, during this immediately riveting novel concerning the now middle-aged Dan Torrance and the very particular twelve-year-old woman he needs to retailer from a tribe of murderous paranormals.
On highways throughout the USA, a tribe of individuals known as the genuine Knot go back and forth looking for sustenance. they appear harmless—mostly previous, plenty of polyester, and married to their RVs. yet as Dan Torrance is aware, and spunky twelve-year-old Abra Stone learns, the real Knot are quasi-immortal, dwelling off the steam that kids with the shining produce after they are slowly tortured to demise.
Haunted by way of the population of the fail to remember lodge, the place he spent one terrible adolescence 12 months, Dan has been drifting for many years, desirous to shed his father’s legacy of melancholy, alcoholism, and violence. ultimately, he settles in a brand new Hampshire city, an AA neighborhood that sustains him, and a role at a nursing domestic the place his remnant shining energy offers the an important ultimate convenience to the demise. Aided via a prescient cat, he turns into “Doctor Sleep.”
Then Dan meets the evanescent Abra Stone, and it really is her marvelous present, the brightest shining ever visible, that reignites Dan’s personal demons and summons him to a conflict for Abra’s soul and survival. this is often an epic battle among strong and evil, a gory, wonderful tale that might thrill the thousands of dedicated readers of The Shining and fulfill an individual new to this icon within the King canon.