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The Dark Tower: The Gunslinger

Average rating
4 out of 5
Based on 579 Ratings and 579 Reviews

Book Description
The Dark Tower: The Gunslinger was written by Illustrated by Michael Whelan and Stephen King. The Dark Tower: The Gunslinger was published by Sphere Books.
Book Information
PublisherSphere Books
BindingPaperback (67 editions)
Reading LevelUncategorized
# of Pages224
Publication Date/1982
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The Creators
About Illustrated by Michael Whelan (Author) : Illustrated by Michael Whelan is a published illustrator. A published credit of Illustrated by Michael Whelan is The Gunslinger.
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About Stephen King (Author) : Stephen Edwin King was born in Portland, Maine in 1947, the second son of Donald and Nellie Ruth Pillsbury King. After his parents separated when Stephen was a toddler, he and his older brother, David... more
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1/28/2012 Christina Pannell said: I have always loved this series. King brings you into a different world, and you can clearly picture in your head the world he creates.
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5/30/2010 Ben Fichter said:
I had never finished reading a Stephen King novel (I beg pardon sai). Actually, for the most part I had never gotten past the tenth page or so, until I came across the gunslinger. For some reason it just gripped me. I think it was because of the style of writing and his voice throughout the story. T... more

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