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Two Past Midnight: Secret Window, Secret Garden

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The second of a four-part audio series from Stephen King's best-selling book, Four Past Midnight. Recently divorced writer Mort Rainey is alone at Tashmore Lake--that is, until a figure named John Shooter arrives, pointing an accusing finger
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Published January 1st 2009 by Findaway World
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AMEERA
this was a little bit disappointing for me but i know Stephen king good author and he have a lot of books out there i didn't read it yet so i'm just gonna keep going and read it all if i can 💜'
Asghar Abbas
Nov 29, 2015 rated it it was amazing  ·  review of another edition

There is something very reassuringly King about this novella. A quintessentially King short story, which concludes in typical Kingy fashion. However, I didn't like how it ended; I didn't like the ending at all. And it's all about the endings. Good thing Depp changed it and made it better. Savvy?
Alexandra
Mar 10, 2016 rated it really liked it  ·  review of another edition
STEPHEN KING SHORT STORIES ARE MY FAVOURITE THING IN THE WHOLE WORLD

Okay I'm being dramatic. But I do love them. A lot. Like a lot a lot.
Milena
Jan 11, 2018 rated it it was amazing  ·  review of another edition
KMK izazov 2018.
6/12
Knjiga po kojoj je snimljen film.
Danielle
May 15, 2012 rated it it was amazing  ·  review of another edition
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First Stephen King I have read. Loved it...absolutely love his style. As with many of his books I have committed the sin of watching this as a movie before reading it and yes the book is better. It has a completely different ending, and deeper meaning. But (shamefully) it was made all the better that I read Mort Rainey in my minds eye as Johnny Depp. I think that added to the intrigue of the character and I can't say if I regret it or not.
Δημήτρης
Feb 07, 2016 rated it really liked it  ·  review of another edition
Το Κρυφό Παράθυρο, Μυστικός Κήπος είναι ένα βιβλίο που περιγράφει κατά μία έννοια την εσωτερική σύγχυση, ή και πόλεμο, που μπορεί να βρεθεί ένας συγγραφέας. Σε αντίθεση με άλλα κείμενα του King δεν ήταν ιδιαιτέρως περιγραφικό και είχε γρήγορη ροή, και ακόμα μια φορά κατάφερε να με κάνει να ανατριχιάσω αρκετές φορές. Το 5 χάνεται μόνο και μόνο επειδή σε στιγμές μπορούσα να μαντέψω τη συνέχεια και επειδή ίσως μου θύμισε γνωστή ταινία με τον Edward Norton. Ίσως γι' αυτό μπορούσα να μαντέψω τη συνέχ ...more
Chris
Jun 26, 2011 rated it really liked it  ·  review of another edition
I had seen the movie in theaters when it first came out and loved it. I had no idea that is was a Stephen King story. Since I am trying to read the back catalog of King I decided this would be a great quick read.
I really enjoyed it, it has been so long since I have seen the movie that this was almost like my first exposure to it. I did remember a few details so it was easy to follow along. The ending of this was different from the movie, and to be honest, I liked the movie ending better. This w
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Charoula Koinoyokan
Jan 20, 2017 rated it it was amazing  ·  review of another edition
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Ο καθένας βλέπει κάτι. Ο καθένας βλέπει κάτι ξεχωριστό. Ο καθένας διακρίνει διαφορετικά πράγματα. Άλλος το παρατηρεί από άλλη όψη.
Ο συγγραφέας, γενικά ο καλλιτέχνης, παίζει πολλές φορές με το μυαλό του. Πατάει συχνά αυτή την γραμμή που τον διαχωρίζει από την τρέλα. Μια γραμμούλα που μοιάζει με ένα γυάλινο παράθυρο. Τι γίνεται, όμως, όταν το γυαλί αρχίζει να ραγίζει και η πραγματικότητα γίνεται ένα με την φαντασία??!
[Εκτός ότι το βιβλίο είναι ένα α-ρι-στούρ-γη-μα, είναι καταπληκτική η έκδοση που
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Sara Santos
wowww! tou sem palavras!!!
Anastasia P
Sep 13, 2011 rated it really liked it  ·  review of another edition
The best Stephen King story I've read. It's intriguing and creepy without the overly disturbing aspect some of his other stories contain.
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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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