Misery by Stephen King


Misery, Stephen King, 1987 My favorite quote: “That was it. In Annie’s view all the people in the world were divided into three groups: brats, poor poor things… and Annie.” (I think I’ve met more than a couple of Annies in my life, but that’s another story for another book review …) Most interesting characters:Continue reading “Misery by Stephen King”

The Stand by Stephen King


The Stand, Stephen King, 1978 My favorite quote: My favorite Stephen King quote of all time comes from this book, and that is this: “The beauty of religious mania is that it has the power to explain everything. Once God (or Satan) is accepted as the first cause of everything which happens in the mortalContinue reading “The Stand by Stephen King”

Christine by Stephen King


Christine, Stephen King, 1983 My favorite quote: “If being a kid is about learning how to live, then being a grown-up is about learning how to die.” Notable characters: Dennis Guilder, a high school jock; Arnie Cunningham, a high school geek … with a killer new car; Christine, the killer new car Most memorable scene:Continue reading “Christine by Stephen King”