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Joyland by Stephen King
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3 1/2 Platypires for Joyland by Stephen King

I would never consider myself an avid Stephen King reader. The works that I have read were quite enjoyable. I guess I wasn't expecting a coming of age story based on the synopsis and the book cover. I guess that is my fault and I thought the story dragged at times.
As far as the mystery aspect of the story it was sorta lackluster but the coming of age part was okay. I did like the characters and did learn quite a bit about amusement parks.
Overall this was an okay read and would recommend it for the die hard Stephen King fans.
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Reading Progress

November 8, 2016 – Started Reading
November 8, 2016 – Shelved
November 8, 2016 – Shelved as: 2016
November 8, 2016 – Shelved as: audio
November 16, 2016 –
50.0% "not what I was expecting"
November 30, 2016 – Finished Reading

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