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Carrie (1976)

“Carrie” has a special place in my heart. I’ve read the 1975 Stephen King novel at least a dozen times, and I’ve seen the movie probably twice as many times. 130 more words

(Belated) HALLOWEEN SPECIAL PART THREE: Carrie and the Role of Mothers in Horror - FEATURE

Carrie is an incredibly important film in the discussion of feminism in horror. Known not only for her bloody revenge on her classmates following her crowning as prom queen but also for the origin of her power at the time of her first period, Carrie’s is a story bathed in blood and linked intrinsically with the feminine. 1,317 more words


Kindred Shenanigans

It’s SO TRUE.  Life is better when you’re laughing.

This is a philosophy here for us at Kindred in the office and on the road doing projects.  15 more words

{four years into reading like rory}

Well, as promised, my fourth year of reading like Rory (2016) was better than my third year.

Although, I wouldn’t say much better.

I started the year by using a random number generator to randomly select six books for my bookworm buddy and I to tackle that year. 502 more words


Book Review: Carrie by Stephen King

Title: Carrie
Author: Stephen King
Genre: Horror
Date: 2011 (1974)
Publisher: Hodder & Stoughton
Pages: 242
Started: 25th October 2017
Completed: 25th October 2017
Rating: 4.5/5… 509 more words


Prom, Telekinesis, and Pig Blood

I just finished reading Carrie by Stephen King. Carrie was King’s first published novel. It is also the first of many of his novels to have a movie adaptation. 687 more words


Book Review - Carrie

Is Stephen King’s Carrie a horror story? Did I make the right choice, picking it as a Halloween read? Was it once a scary book that’s been tamed by time? 457 more words