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In the middle of the night, in a house on a quiet street in suburban Minneapolis, intruders silently murder Luke Ellis’s parents and load him into a black SUV. The operation takes less than two minutes. Luke will wake up at The Institute, in a room that looks just like his own, except there’s no window. And outside his door are other doors, behind which are other kids with ...more
Hardcover, 576 pages
Expected publication: September 10th 2019 by Scribner
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Reads synopsis whilst at work:

An all new 500+ page book from the KING!!!!

My favorite author.
Released just in time for my birthday.
Comparisons made to Firestarter.
I am overwhelmed with enthusiasm for this!

Chelsea Humphrey
Feb 01, 2019 marked it as future-tbr
Want it, need it... Whatever you call it, I gotta have it.


Feb 10, 2019 marked it as not-released-tbr
If I've learned anything in my fourteen years of life, it's that institutes are ALWAYS evil. Always.

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May 05, 2019 marked it as to-read
New book by THE King!
Feb 01, 2019 marked it as to-read
My knees buckled when I saw Stephen King has this book coming in 2019. OoOoOoOo ... I'm so excited!!
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ok this sounds so cool
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Feb 08, 2019 marked it as to-read
Shelves: this-year
I feel extremely excited!
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Apr 24, 2019 rated it it was amazing
So the release dat is 9/10/19.. so 19/19.... this might just be a DT connection.
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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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