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The Bachman Books/Thinner

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Acclaimed fiction from the acknowledged master, this set contains all The Bachman Books, including Thinner.
Paperback, 1 page
Published December 1st 1995 by New American Library
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Ethan Wood
Billy Halleck is a lawyer living in your averge little town. A group of gypsys meanders into town and Bill hits one. The gypsys curse him and he begins to get thinner. He chases after the gypsys and attempts to get the curse remove. After much trying and several close calls he finally gets the curse removed.

The novel is written to show how the lives of people that those who live in in the safety of their remedial lives may find that things may sometimes go horrible wrong. Bill lives with his wif...more
thinking your self thin huh?
Mellany Morton
This story started my love for Stephen King. I had no idea it was him when I started. I went to my local library and they told me that they were the same person.
Awesome to read as these are early King efforts under his pseudonym. If like King's style, these are fun because its still developing.
Jamie Mann
A story all about a man who gets cursed to get thinner and thinner by a gypsy. As the story goes on he wastes away.
This is the 2nd or 3rd time I read this book. I have enjoyed the story each time.
Loved it! I couldn't put it down. I was kept on the edge of my seat!
One of his best shorter novels, with a wicked ending.
Susan Shuman
My favorite Stephen King book, ever!
Riveting! Interesting concept
Intersting book.
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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...more
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