This is one of those shining examples of what King can accomplish when he really puts himself into his work and has some idea of where the story is going before he starts.
This is right out of that short Family Guy sketch. You know the one. The one where Stephen King is in his publisher’s office coming up the ideas for new horror stories, grabs the lamp, and suddenly proclaims his next novel is about a haunted killer lamp.
At around the one-quarter mark my delicate modern sensibilities started to get more than a little offended, and I started to think to myself: man, this would never be written today.
Told through a variety of views, including memoir, police report, and medical journal, Carrie tells the story of Carrie White, a put-upon young woman who gets her first period at the age of 16.
At this point, you should be familiar with the story’s background and elements so I shall focus solely on the content of this novel. Consider yourself warned.
Transformations in Pain by Matthew Ledrew My rating: 3 of 5 stars Transformations in Pain (Engen Books, 2008) is the second release in Matthew LeDrew’s Black Womb series. Halfway through, […]
Alright, with “Wizard War” we’re just rounding past the third mark of the Darkhold series as a whole, and it hasn’t disappointed us yet. Issue 6 is the first part of a two-issue story that serves to, in many ways, close out the first story-arc of this fledgling Marvel horror series.