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Bag of bones

Stephen King

Bag of bones

[a novel]

by Stephen King

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Published by Pocket Books in New York (N.Y.) .
Written in English


Edition Notes

StatementStephen King
The Physical Object
Pagination732 S.
Number of Pages732
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24962281M
ISBN 10067102423X
ISBN 109780671024239
OCLC/WorldCa632284663

Is there more to Max's desire to raise Kyra than just grandfatherly concern? Mike tells Mattie the story. Mattie's ghost says her goodbyes to Mike and Kyra. He was get drowned by Rogette, who is the personal assistant of the Max.

He finds himself weeping uncontrollably and even after the normal mourning period he remains uninterested in making new friends. This both disturbs him and enables him to begin writing again. As Noonan confronts these forces, the story rises to a powerful crescendo in which the most far-fetched plot contrivances willingly do King's bidding. In an effort to confront these demons within him, he moves back to Sara Laughs only to find that they are very real, and that the summer house is haunted by several spirits, including Jo.

He decides to confront his fears and moves to his vacation house on Dark Score Lake, known as Sara Laughs. Just when you think you know how the Bag of bones book will be played, King masterfully shuffles the deck to keep you guessing. But King does something a less talented novelist couldn't accomplish. On the first day, he met Kyra, a 3 years old girl and her 20 years old young widowed mother named Mattie Devore. Max's spirit angrily compels Mike to drown Kyra in fulfillment of the curse, but Mattie's spirit struggles to thwart him. His status as a single, unrelated male complicates things, and the adoption has taken longer than anticipated.


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Bag of bones by Stephen King Download PDF Ebook

In the pages, he got the clue that is all the relations within the town and whose children first name starts with K was been killed, now Kyra turn has come.

There he finds his beloved Yankee town held in the grip of a powerful millionaire, Bag of bones book Devore, who will do anything to take his three-year-old granddaughter away from her widowed young mother. But he does so without much pleasure. The novel is narrated by bestselling novelist Mike Noonan who, as the story opens, has had to identify his wife's body after she suddenly dies from a brain aneurysm.

Worse, he can no longer write the novels that have made him a modest millionaire. What are the forces that have been unleashed here -- and what do they want of Mike Noonan? Just when you think you know how the hand will be played, King masterfully shuffles the deck to keep you guessing.

Mike Noonan, the aforementioned suspense Bag of bones book, is in the grip, literally, of a Bag of bones book writer's block following the sudden death of his wife, Jo. Max Devore — Father-in-law of Mattie. Certainly Bag of Bones is a giant step in that direction.

This both disturbs him and enables him to begin writing again. In the pages there are clues that lead Mike to discover documents Jo had hidden, among them a genealogy showing Mike's blood relationship to one of the town families.

Mike realizes this must be Sara Tidwell's curse for something that had been done to her. There, he finds his beloved Yankee town held in the grip of a powerful millionaire, Max Devore, whose vindictive purpose is to take his three-year-old granddaughter, Kyra, away from her widowed young mother, Mattie.

At one point in "Bag of Bones", Mike Noonan says he's lost his taste for spooks. He understands that his father in law was trying to get custody of his granddaughter. So far, this is standard material for a King book. About this title Plagued by vivid nightmares of the summer house he had shared with his late wife, grieving widower Mike Noonan returns to his former Maine getaway, only to find a town in the grip of a ruthless millionaire and tormented by a series of ghostly visitations.

The detective is able to kill the driver and incapacitate the shooter with Mike's help. With "Bag of Bones" he has written a classic ghost story which should keep his old fans elated and cause others to understand why the man from Maine still has the born storytelling ability to keep us enthralled.

The writing had burned off all thoughts of the real world, at least temporarily. The next morning, Mike announces that he intends to adopt Kyra as his own daughter.

The tragedy for Mike escalates into a mystery when he finds out his wife was pregnant at the time of her death. Unable to write, and plagued by vivid nightmares set at the western Maine summerhouse he calls Sara Laughs, Mike reluctantly returns to the lakeside getaway.

ISBN 13: 9780684853505

Despite the turmoil, Mike begins to write again, but visions and nightmares lead him to believe he isn't alone. Even King's title, "Bag of Bones," is partly a literary reference. Edgar confesses to Mike that Edgar, Mike's grandfather, and two other men assisted Max with the rape and murder of Sara Tidwell and the drowning of her daughter, Keisha.

Bag of bones book decides to confront his fears and moves to his vacation house on Dark Score Lake, known as Sara Laughs.

Arriving at his summer home, Noonan meets a charming 3-year-old girl named Kyra a name too close for comfort to that of his own unborn Kia. Once there, he meets a young Bag of bones book named Mattie Devore and her 6-year-old daughter, Kyra. The hero, a thriller novelist, stirs up hell's plenty of angry shades while investigating his wife's death.

Review: Bag of Bones is Bag of bones book inspired by Daphne du Maurier's classic Rebecca, but there's more than homage in this novel of horror and romance.

Is there more to Max's desire to raise Kyra than just grandfatherly concern? Is this his best novel? Oh, and the ending is actually very good, which is really nice.But the direction Bag of Bones takes is like the proverbial shoe dropping. I had expected the horror initially, but was lulled by the lengthy and strong mid-section of the book into believing that maybe it wasn’t going to be as horror-novel-like a novel as it became.

If you are a die-hard King fan, you will likely enjoy Bag of Bones. Bag of Bones by Stephen King is a novel that contains King's trademark characteristics of blending reality with fiction and innuendo with supposition.

It is a tale about a man named Mike Noonan who unexpectedly loses his wife in the prime of her life. She witnesses a freak accident and on her way to. Skip navigation Sign in.

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