Doctor Sleep
(Book)

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Published:
New York : Pocket Books, 2019.
ISBN:
9781982138868, 1982138866
Accelerated Reader:
IL: UG - BL: 5 - AR Pts: 24
Status:
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Now a major motion picture starring Ewan McGregor!

From master storyteller Stephen King, his unforgettable and terrifying sequel to The Shining'an instant #1 New York Times bestseller that is '[a] vivid frightscape' (The New York Times).

Years ago, the haunting of the Overlook Hotel nearly broke young Dan Torrance's sanity, as his paranormal gift known as 'the shining' opened a door straight into hell. And even though Dan is all grown up, the ghosts of the Overlook'and his father's legacy of alcoholism and violence'kept him drifting aimlessly for most of his life. Now, Dan has finally found some order in the chaos by working in a local hospice, earning the nickname 'Doctor Sleep' by secretly using his special abilities to comfort the dying and prepare them for the afterlife. But when he unexpectedly meets twelve-year-old Abra Stone'who possesses an even more powerful manifestation of the shining'the two find their lives in sudden jeopardy at the hands of the ageless and murderous nomadic tribe known as the True Knot, reigniting Dan's own demons and summoning him to battle for this young girl's soul and survival...
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Format:
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Edition:
Pocket Books paperback edition.
Physical Desc:
635 pages ; 20 cm.
Language:
English
Accelerated Reader:
UG
Level 5, 24 Points

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"A sequel to The shining"--Cover.
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"Years ago, the haunting of the Overlook Hotel nearly broke young Dan Torrance's sanity, as his paranormal gift known as "the shining" opened a door straight into hell. And even though Dan is all grown up, the ghosts of the Overlook--and his father's legacy of alcoholism and violence--kept him drifting aimlessly for most of his life. Now, Dan has finally found some order in the chaos by working in a local hospice, earning the nickname "Doctor Sleep" by secretly using his special abilities to comfort the dying and prepare them for the afterlife. But when he unexpectedly meets twelve-year-old Abra Stone--who possesses an even more powerful manifestation of the shining--the two find their lives in sudden jeopardy at the hands of the ageless and murderous nomadic tribe known as the True Knot, reigniting Dan's own demons and summoning him to battle for this young girl's soul and survival..."--Back cover.
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APA Citation (style guide)

King, S. (2019). Doctor Sleep. Pocket Books paperback edition. New York: Pocket Books.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation (style guide)

King, Stephen, 1947-. 2019. Doctor Sleep. New York: Pocket Books.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities Citation (style guide)

King, Stephen, 1947-, Doctor Sleep. New York: Pocket Books, 2019.

MLA Citation (style guide)

King, Stephen. Doctor Sleep. Pocket Books paperback edition. New York: Pocket Books, 2019. Print.

Note! Citation formats are based on standards as of July 2010. Citations contain only title, author, edition, publisher, and year published. Citations should be used as a guideline and should be double checked for accuracy.
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