'Salem's Lot, Paperback

'Salem's Lot Paperback



'Turn off the television - in fact, why don't you turn off all the lights except for the one over your favourite chair? - and we'll talk about vampires here in the dim. I think I can make you believe in them.' Stephen King, from the Introduction. 'Salem's Lot is a small New England town with the usual quota of gossips, drinkers, weirdos and respectable folk.

Of course there are tales of strange happenings - but not more than in any other town its size. Ben Mears, a moderately successful writer, returns to the Lot to write a novel based on his early years, and to exorcise the terrors that have haunted him since childhood.

The event he witnessed in the house now rented by a new resident.

A newcomer with a strange allure. A man who causes Ben some unease as things start to happen: a child disappears, a dog is brutally killed - nothing unusual, except the list starts to grow. Soon surprise will turn to bewilderment, bewilderment to confusion and finally to terror ...


  • Format: Paperback
  • Pages: 768 pages
  • Publisher: Hodder & Stoughton General Division
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  • Category: Horror & ghost stories
  • ISBN: 9781444708141



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