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The Stephen King Chapter

I was one of those people who did not read Stephen King’s books simply because he’s popular. Stephen King attracted the ‘other’ crowd and I was not one of them, until I decided to. 1,259 more words


Joyland - OMBC

I really enjoyed this book. I liked that it felt like a step away from what I’ve been reading lately. What I liked most what the tone of the book, slow moving, but still engrossing. 76 more words


An excerpt of JUVENTUD at Joyland, and the latest Interview at the Masters Review!

Wondering what I’ve been reading at all these far-flung tour stops? Joyland literary magazine featured an exclusive excerpt from Juventud this week, which happens to be the scene I find myself reading the most often. 110 more words


Joyland by Stephen King

For me, a visit to any place created by Stephen King is a visit to Joyland. So, how good a title is Joyland then?

Joyland is set in the late 1960s or early 70s and is told by Devin Jones, as an older man looking back at the summer he had his heart broken by his college sweetheart Wendy. 546 more words

Book Review

from street music up to the top of the charts - Key West from Dublin

Fancy some nice music? Here is a short recommendation from me. As a Dublin tourist having been here already you may remember a nice walk on Saturday at Grafton Street and its famous street music from several highly talented bands. 112 more words


"Joyland" by Stephen King

Confession: this is the first Stephen King book I’ve ever read.  Whatever, I read a lot of books.  I don’t feel bad.  Anyway, this was a bargain buy.   158 more words


First Impressions: Joyland By Stephen King

I was lucky enough to receive an illustrated copy of Stephen King’s Joyland and let me tell you that anyone who buys this in for a visual and literary treat! 119 more words