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Doctor Sleep

by Stephen King

Finally the answer to what happened to Danny Torrance, the young boy at the heart of The Shining.

After his terrible experience in Overlook Hotel, Dan has now settled in a New Hampshire town, an AA community that helps Dan shed his father’s legacy of despair, alcoholism, and violence.  The remnants of his “shining” power allow Dan to comfort the dying in his job at a nursing home. All the while, on highways across America, a tribe of people called The True Knot travel in search of sustenance. They look harmless but feed on the steam of “shining” children as they are slowly tortured to death. When Dan meets Abra Stone he is faced with the brightest “shining” he has ever seen, the allure of which awakens his own demons. Dan must now battle his own demons and the True Knot to save Abra’s soul.

Steven King, the blockbuster thriller author is back. Producing over thirty books and novellas including Carrie and his most popular book The Shining. Doctor Sleep is the long awaited sequel to The Shining that is guaranteed to horrify and thrill.


01 October, 2013

About Stephen King

Stephen King is the bestselling author of more than 50 books. His recent work includes Mr Mercedes, Doctor Sleep and Under the Dome, now a major TV series. His novel 11.22.63 won the Los Angeles Times Book Prize for Mystery/Thriller as well as the Best Hardcover Book Award from the International Thriller Writers Association. Many of his books have been turned into celebrated films including Misery, The Shawshank Redemption and The Green Mile. He is the recipient of the 2003 National Book Foundation Medal for Distinguished Contribution to American Letters. He lives with his wife, novelist Tabitha King, in Maine, USA.


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