Wednesday April 8, 2020

King fails to breathe life into latest novel

{ "b" : "Lisey’s Story," , "cite" : "by Stephen King, Hodder, €22."}

11th November, 2006

{ "b" : "Lisey’s Story," , "cite" : "by Stephen King, Hodder, €22."}

Stephen King turns 60 next September, and his last few books - in particular, the ones written since his near-fatal road accident in 1999 - bear all the hallmarks of an author self-consciously burnishing his literary reputation as he senses the sands of time ebbing away.

The likes of Bag Of Bones, Hearts In Atlantis and Dreamcatcher have seen King execute a stylistic shift away from...

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