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'Salem's Lot by Stephen King
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Nov 13, 11

bookshelves: horror, fiction
Recommended for: Horror fans
Read from October 05 to 19, 2011 — I own a copy, read count: 1

This was my first experience with the horror genre and I have to say, I'm a little disapointed with it. It was actually a pretty predictable book, which was a surprise because I would never have thougt Stephen King could be predictable.

I did enjoy that the world in this book was one that we could all easily slip into with no problems. It makes me glad that I no longer live in a small town though because I probably would have been more afraid if I did.

I can't deny the fact that the events in this story could take place in any small town across America, which makes it a little creepier to know that fact.

I won't say that this will be my last tephen King story, but I will say that this is probably not one to start with if you've never read anything by him.

Overall, it wasn't a bad read.
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10/05/2011 page 40
9.0% "It's kind of boring so far. Maybe I'm expecting too much of it."
10/05/2011 page 60
14.0% "Still kind of eh..."
10/07/2011 page 140
32.0% "Finally some action :)"
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