Wow. Just wow. This is the second book I've picked up lately that I nearly finished in one day. Sitting at home trying to recover from a cold, I read about 7/8 of this novel, the sequel to The Shining that has been fairly well publicized.
Yes, it's a fabulous bit of fantasy-horror, but I remain firm in my opinion that Mr. King's work will stand the test of time. His knack for portraying children, and the lives of children, if no other aspect of his work is worthy of admiration, is enough to make him great in my mind.
Big Waves Hit the Northwest Coast from an Immense Storm Offshore - The Washington Coast is being pummeled by unusually big waves, *some as high as 30-40 feet!* For example, buoy 41, right off the central WA coast observed...
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