I'm so excited to introduce to the blog, my parents! They are both HUGE Stephen King fans, Constant Readers and we all got King's Hard Case Crime book, LATER because of Night Worms, so we buddy read it. They only got one copy and took turns reading it so they co-authored their review. I don't really know the process behind how they did that because it sounds like one voice, so I'll just copy & paste what my mom said when she emailed it:
"Hi Sadie, you can edit this as you like. Dad sat down with me...
THE SCIENCE OF STEPHEN KING: Review by The Horror Hypothesis
After checking out the other "Science of..." offerings by Hafdahl and Florence, I was extremely excited to get to their take on Stephen King novels and this book did not disappoint. This is a fantastic bedside reader and companion piece for any constant reader.
Happy Friday Night Worms!
Get ready, because here I come with an unpopular opinion.
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DREAMCATCHER by Stephen King is a great book. It’s inventive and fun and the friendship between the characters is inspiring. Of course King is a great writer, but this book seems to be pretty decisive among readers. I encourage everyone to give this book a chance when they have time a big old brick of a novel. Are you ready for another unpopular opinion?
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So by now you will have worked out that I have a thing for horror, and my favourite kind by far, is what I refer to as classic, comic book horror if you will.
Therefore, when we subscribed to Shudder at the start of Lockdown in the UK (thank YOU Shudder for an amaze-balls dealio) and I realised that they had re-imagined Creepshow, my mind was blown.
I have always loved this type of show – Twilight Zone, Tales from the Crypt, even things like X Files...