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Doctor Sleep Soon to be a major motion picture starring Ewan McGregor From master storyteller Stephen King, his unforgettable and terrifying sequel to The Shining an instant 1 New York Times bestseller that is a vivid frightscape The New York Times Years ago, the haunting of the Overlook Hotel nearly broke young Dan Torrance s sanity, as his paranormal gift known as the shining opened a door straight into hell And even though Dan is all grown up, the ghosts of the Overlook and his father s legacy of alcoholism and violence kept him drifting aimlessly for most of his life Now, Dan has finally found some order in the chaos by working in a local hospice, earning the nickname Doctor Sleep by secretly using his special abilities to comfort the dying and prepare them for the afterlife But when he unexpectedly meets twelve year old Abra Stone who possesses an evenpowerful manifestation of the shining the two find their lives in sudden jeopardy at the hands of the ageless and murderous nomadic tribe known as the True Knot, reigniting Dan s own demons and summoning him to battle for this young girl s soul and survival Free Download Doctor Sleep author Stephen King For Kindle ePUB or eBook – grisedalelodge.co.uk

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  • 544 pages
  • Doctor Sleep
  • Stephen King
  • 16 October 2017
  • 1982131802

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  1. Disclosure I used to work at Stephen King s publisher and read Doctor Sleep in December 2012 Get ready If I can make just one recommendation whether you re a longtime King fan or fairly new to his stuff, it wouldn t be the worst thing to read The Shining before you get your hands on Doctor Sleep Seasoned fans know that the movie, while engrossing in its own right, is very different in many ways, and doesn t even begin to plumb the psychological depths that the book does You could read an Disclosure I used to work at Stephen King s publisher and read Doctor Sleep in December 2012 Get ready If I can make just one recommendation whether you re a longtime King fan or fairly new to his stuff, it wouldn t be the worst thing to read The Shining before you get your hands on Doctor Sleep Seasoned fans know that the movie, while engrossing in its own right, is very different in many ways, a...

  2. There is a boy now a man a girl, a band of baddies with a charismatic leader, a coalition of the willing, battles to be fought, supernatural elements and magical powers Stephen King was at this long before Harry Potter lived under the stairs He has a preternatural not to say supernatural talent for writing kids, and can keep you turning pages, losing sleep, and getting back late to work from your lunch breaks.We will presume for the purposes of this review that you have read, or at least s There is a boy now a man a girl, a band of baddies with a charismatic leader, a coalition of the willing, battles to be fought, supernatural elements and magical powers Stephen King was at this long before Harry Potter lived under the stairs He has a preternatural not to say supernatural talent for writing kids, and can keep you turning pages, losing sleep, and getting back late to work from your lunch breaks.We will presume for the purposes of this review that you have read, or at least seen one version of The Shining If you have not, read no further, as there are details here that would be considered spoilerish were they to appear in a review of that book And if you have not read The Shining you should probably do so before taking on Doctor Sleep, a sequel Ok, everyone here has read The Shining, yes All right, but we are using the honor system here, and do not want to ruin the fun of reading that one for anyone So, as long as you re sure At the ...

  3. A sequel, huh I didn t feel much for Danny when I was going through The Shining since Jack Torrance pretty much had me by the balls, but I guess this being a Stephen King book I can give it a try.Oh, who am I kidding

  4. Dan Hi, I was a total scumbag, meaning I once swiped a few bucks, a horrible horrible thing for which I ll never forgive myself, and, oh yeah, almost forgot, I used to get in bar fights all the time and I for all I know, I killed people during a blackout Anyhoo, nowadays I m heroic Seriously, I m pretty much a saint I have magic powers and it never even crosses my mind to profit from them.Abra Hi, I m a totally normal teen, you can tell because of all my pop references Game of Thrones Fru Dan Hi, I was a total scumbag, meaning I once swiped a few bucks, a horrible horrible thing for which I ll never forgive myself, and, oh yeah, almost forgot, I used to get in bar fights all the time and I for all I know, I killed people during a blackout Anyhoo, nowadays I m heroic Seriously, I m pretty much a saint I have magic powers and it never even crosses my mind to profit from them.Abra Hi, I m a totally normal teen, you can tell because of all my pop references Game of Thrones Fruit Ninja I m also all heroic, like, totally I also have no imagination at all, just like Dan.Both Together, we fight crime Rose Hi, I m Rose, I m super scary Did you notice how convenient it is that we can t fly in planes I mean, convenient for the heroes, not for me We also are too good to use guns, despite the fact that we re as easy to kill, if not easier, than an ordinary human Seriously, how the hell did we survive in medieval Europe, when getting around was a serious ordeal Especially wh...

  5. Remember that psychic little kid in The Shining Have you ever wondered what he d be like as an adult after surviving a haunted hotel that drove his drunken father crazy and gave him a case of the redrums If so, you re in luck because Stephen King has now told us what happened to Danny Torrance, and he s just as screwed up from his experience as you d expect him to be.Like his father, Dan has grown up to be a bad tempered drunk, and he uses the booze to blot out his psychic powers as he drifts Remember that psychic little kid in The Shining Have you ever wondered what he d be like as an adult after surviving a haunted hotel that drove his drunken father crazy and gave him a case of the redrums If so, you re in luck because Stephen King has now told us what happened to Danny Torrance, and he s just as screwed up from his experience as you d expect him to be.Like his father, Dan has grown up to be a bad tempered drunk, and he uses the booze to blot out his psychic powers as he drifts from town to town working menial jobs The early part of the book focuses on Dan hitting bottom, and then trying to pull himself together with the help of Alcoholics Anonymous He winds up with a job as an orderly at a hospice where he earns the nickname of Doctor Sleep for his ability to provide an easier death for the patients Dan becomes aware of a little...

  6. I said I wanted this to be a movie after I read it now the movie is coming out I hope it s good MY BLOG Melissa Martin s Reading ListTHIS BOOK IS FREAKING AWESOME I love this is a sequel to The Shining and in the beginning of the book it goes into some things from when Danny was young Even though Danny, his mom and Dick Halloram survived from the tragic and scary as hell events that happened at the Overlook Hotel, some of the ghosties come back to haunt Danny As an adult Dan is traveli I said I wanted this to be a movie after I read it now the movie is coming out I hope it s good MY BLOG Melissa Martin s Reading ListTHIS BOOK IS FREAKING AWESOME I love this is a sequel to The Shining and in the beginning of the book it goes into some things from when Danny was young Even though Danny, his mom and Dick Halloram survived from the tragic and scary as hell events that happened at the Overlook Hotel, some of the ghosties come back to haunt Danny As an adult Dan is traveling around, he s an alcoholic, and he finally lands in a nice little town He s also trying to get sober What I found in reading the book is that not only did Dan inherit the alcoholism from his father, he started drinking to stop the shining and the bad things it put in his head But, from time to time his friend Dick s words would come back to him EXCERPTS It will never stop, Danny thought T...

  7. This review has been hidden because it contains spoilers To view it, click here Dan Torrance grew up to be an alcoholic, just like his father But now he s in recovery and working in a hospice where he uses his Shine to comfort people when they die But what is his connection to a young girl named Abra Stone And what does The True Knot, a traveling group of RV people, want with her After all the glimpses shown in NOS4A2, I knew I d be reading this one hot off the presses Was I disappointed Well, I don t think it was a home run.I loved the story of Dan Torrance, recoverin Dan Torrance grew up to be an alcoholic, just like his father But now he s in recovery and working in a hospice where he uses his Shine to comfort people when they die But what is his connection to a young girl named Abra Stone And what does The True Knot, a traveling group of RV people, want with her After all the glimpses shown in NOS4A2, I knew I d be reading this one hot off the presses Was I disappointed Well, I don t think it was a home run.I loved the story of Dan Torrance, recovering from his experience at the Overlook with his parents in The Shining, only to become an alcoholic just like his old man His road to recovery was well done and I l...

  8. A very good Stephen King book.I went to see a concert last year featuring Joan Jett, Cheap Trick and Heart Promoters called it the Hall of Fame tour because all three bands were in the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame It was a great show, we had a blast I got the impression that any of these talented professionals could put on a great show in their sleep They ve been doing it so long that they knew their craft as well as how to win over a crowd.Stephen King is also a wily old master craftsman who A very good Stephen King book.I went to see a concert last year featuring Joan Jett, Cheap Trick and Heart Promoters called it the Hall of Fame tour because all three bands were in the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame It was a great show, we had a blast I got the impression that any of these talented professionals could put on a great show in their sleep They ve been doing it so long that they knew their craft as well as how to win over a crowd.Stephen King is also a wily old master craftsman who knows how to grab a reader and hold him entranced for hundreds of pages Hell, he s practically a genre unto himself now, lea...

  9. I hesitated to read DOCTOR SLEEP for about a minute I was worried that it wouldn t live up to The Shining, and everything would be ruined RUINED Luckily that was not the case at all I should have hadfaith in Stephen King s love and respect for these characters I am sorry for ever doubting you Stephen.A tribe of people called The True Knot travel around the United States by RV in search of children with The Shining These children have what The True Knot feeds off, something they c I hesitated to read DOCTOR SLEEP for about a minute I was worried that it wouldn t live up to The Shining, and everything would be ruined RUINED Luckily that was not the case at all I should have hadfaith in Stephen King s love and respect for these characters I am sorry for ever doubting you Stephen.A tribe of people called The True Knot travel around the United States by RV in search of children with The Shining These children have what The True Knot feeds off, something they call steam Their leader Rose The Hat learns of a little girl named Abra that will keep them in steam for a very long time.Danny Torrance is all grown up, but far from happy He is still haunted by his past To numb the pain, and keep the ghosts at bay, he follows in his fathers footsteps with the bottle Dan finally settles down in a little town in New Hampshire , joins AA, and finds a little bit of peaceuntil one day he starts receiving strange telepathic mess...

  10. Being a big fan of Stephen King, especially his early work, I waited with nervous anticipation for Dr Sleep I reread The Shining for the first time in years, just to reacquaint myself with the world of Danny Torrance and the Overlook Hotel It was on my kindle within minutes of it being released, and I spent the past two afternoons ignoring housework in favor of diving into one of Kings rare sequels.So how does it measure up The correct answer to that is it depends If you are looking for a d Being a big fan of Stephen King, especially his early work, I waited with nervous anticipation for Dr Sleep I reread The Shining for the first time in years, just to reacquaint myself with the world of Danny Torrance and the Overlook Hotel It was on my kindle within minutes of it being released, and I spent the past two afternoons ignoring housework in favor of diving into one of Kings rare sequels.So how does it measure up The correct answer to that is it depends If you are looking for a direct seque...

  11. That cover is the epitome of perfection.So perfect that is should be on my shelves.Like, right now I m waiting stares at bookshelves EDIT I M GETTING AN ARC OF THIS MY LIFE IS OFFICIALLY MADE

  12. Once upon a time, there was a girl She liked to read, but was at a crossroads between being too old for childish books, and a bit too young for cheesy romance novels with Fabio on the cover The girl loved scary movies and all things horror and wondered if maybe there were things written like that She asked the librarian, who handed her a book The girl ran home and closed herself up in her room She sat down and started to read a book called Carrie, by an author named Stephen King She devour Once upon a time, there was a girl She liked to read, but was at a crossroads between being too old for childish books, and a bit too young for cheesy romance novels with Fabio on the cover The girl loved scary movies and all things horror and wondered if maybe there were things written like that She asked the librarian, who handed her a book The girl ran home and closed herself up in her room She sat down and started to read a book called Carrie, by an author named Stephen King She devoured that book and went on to read every single book by her new favorite author, including those under the name Richard Bachman When those ran out, she explored different authors like Koontz, Saul, Cook, and Crichton, just to name a few So many doors were opened and so many journeys taken, worlds explored, over many years Maybe I ll get back to this story a bit later When I heard that Doctor Sleep was coming out I immediately pre ordered it onI rarely do this, but for King I tend to make exceptions Finally,...

  13. Stephen King s title of great storyteller is firmly strengthened with this full length novel, which reprises some of the key roles from The Shining Picking up briefly after THE SHINING s completion, Danny Torrance and his mom have moved on, away from the horrors of Colorado Learning to control his shines proves to be quite difficult for Danny, but becomes essential in order to survive Fast forwarding to the present day, Dan Torrance s life has begun to circle the drain as he has become a Stephen King s title of great storyteller is firmly strengthened with this full length novel, which reprises some of the key roles from The Shining Picking up briefly after THE SHINING s completion, Danny Torrance and his mom have moved on, away from the horrors of Colorado Learning to control his shines proves to be quite difficult for Danny, but becomes essential in order to survive Fast forwarding to the present day, Dan Torrance s life has begun to circle the drain as he has become a replica of his alcoholic father Struggling to survive, Dan drifts from town to town, eventually settling in New Hampshire, where he s given a second chance, with a fast track path to AA While he gets his...