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Carrie Carrie Knew She Should Not Use The Terrifying Power She Possessed But One Night At Her Senior Prom, Carrie Was Scorned And Humiliated Just One Time Too Many, And In A Fit Of Uncontrollable Fury She Turned Her Clandestine Game Into A Weapon Of Horror And Destruction


About the Author: Stephen King

Stephen Edwin King was born the second son of Donald and Nellie Ruth Pillsbury King After his father left them when Stephen was two, he and his older brother, David, were raised by his mother Parts of his childhood were spent in Fort Wayne, Indiana, where his father s family was at the time, and in Stratford, Connecticut When Stephen was eleven, his mother brought her children back to Durham, M Stephen Edwin King was born the second son of Donald and Nellie Ruth Pillsbury King After his father left them when Stephen was two, he and his older brother, David, were raised by his mother Parts of his childhood were spent in Fort Wayne, Indiana, where his father s family was at the time, and in Stratford, Connecticut When Stephen was eleven, his mother brought her children back to Durham, Maine, for good Her parents, Guy and Nellie Pillsbury, had become incapacitated with old age, and Ruth King was persuaded by her sisters to take over the physical care of them Other family members provided a small house in Durham and financial support After Stephen s grandparents passed away, Mrs King found work in the kitchens of Pineland, a nearby residential facility for the mentally challenged.Stephen attended the grammar school in Durham and Lisbon Falls High School, graduating in 1966 From his sopho year at the University of Maine at Orono, he wrote a weekly column for the school newspaper, THE MAINE CAMPUS He was also active in student politics, serving as a member of the Student Senate He came to support the anti war movement on the Orono campus, arriving at his stance from a conservative view that the war in Vietnam was unconstitutional He graduated in 1970, with a B.A in English and qualified to teach on the high school level A draft board examination immediately post graduation found him 4 F on grounds of high blood pressure, limited vision, flat feet, and punctured eardrums.He met Tabitha Spruce in the stacks of the Fogler Library at the University, where they both worked as students they married in January of 1971 As Stephen was unable to find placement as a teacher immediately, the Kings lived on his earnings as a laborer at an industrial laundry, and her student loan and savings, with an occasional boost from a short story sale to men s magazines.Stephen made his first professional short story sale The Glass Floor to Startling Mystery Stories in 1967 Throughout the early years of his marriage, he continued to sell stories to men s magazines Many were gathered into the Night Shift collection or appeared in other anthologies.In the fall of 1971, Stephen began teaching English at Hampden Academy, the public high school in Hampden, Maine Writing in the evenings and on the weekends, he continued to produce short stories and to work on novels



10 thoughts on “Carrie

  1. says:

    I want to start a shelf of books that traumatized me as a child with stories of girls who just could not stop gushing blood Down There, but I can t think of any others besides this and Bell Jar I know in Are You There God, It s Me Margaret they just couldn t stop TALKING about it, b


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    3.5 5


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    Everybody is invited to the Prom Dance THAT ENDING THAT YOU RE EXPECTING It s very interesting to read Carrie finally I have watched the Brian de Palma s adaptation, so I wasn t unfamiliar with what would happen.However, the way as Stephen King wrote this book was in such great way that the novel is


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    People don t get better, they just get smarter When you get smarter you don t stop pulling the wings off flies, you just think of better reasons for doing it This is pizza, the freaky flavor.I loved how intertwined with religion it was Not churches and stuff like that I mean hardcore stuff about the point whe


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    Jesus watches from the wall,But his face is cold as stone,And if he loves meAs she tells meWhy do I feel so all aloneI remember watching the movie when I was very little, I was pretty much freaked out by...


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    Outcast Carrie White has a secret She s telekinetic When a popular girl s boyfriend invites her to prom as atonement, she accepts, completely unaware of the horrors lurking on the horizonCarrie is Stephen King s first novel and has been part of our cultural landscape since it was made into a movie in the late 1970s Somehow, I


  7. says:

    My brain is a torment of RAGE with which I wish to rain vengeance down upon the later half of this book Everything progressed along as it should in the first half The story moved at a good pace and the writing though not moving was adequate Then the climatic scene happened soon after the halfway mark I ll rephrase that The climax happe


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    .Jesus watches from the wall,But his face is cold as stone,And if he loves meAs she tells meWhy do I feel so all alone1974Jesus watches from the wall,But his face is cold as stone,And if he loves meAs she tells meWhy do I feel so all alone1974 1974 Challen...


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    Don t let the brevity of this book fool you Carrie may be one of King s less thick books but right from the scandalous opening scene to the very last page, it s a relentlessly harrowing read.King pieces together Carrie s story through a series of reports and articles concerning a telekinetic catastrophe in Maine I knew how terrible the end would be befo


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    Este es mi tipo de terror un terror m s psicol gico, mas sutil, con una excelente historia, es todo lo que podr a pedir El hecho de que est narrado por cient ficos, sobrevivientes de la cat strofe del pueblo, con declaraciones oficiales del caso White, para mi fue lo mejor del libro, porque le dio un realismo escalofriante.Mucha gente pone como personaje de terr


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