To calculate your words per minute WPM reading speed, click the 'Start reading' button and read the entirety of the book's description below. When you are done reading, click the 'Stop and calculate' button. The website will then calculate your reading speed and give you your WPM. Song of Susannah, a 1 New York Times bestseller, is a pivotal installment in the epic saga. Susannah Dean is possessed, her body a living vessel for the demon-mother Mia.
Something is growing inside Susannah's belly, something terrible, and soon she will give birth to Mia's "chap. Meanwhile, Eddie and Roland have tumbled into the state of Maine -- where the author of a novel called 'Salem's Lot is about to meet his destiny You read this over an average of words per minute. The Dark Tower V: The Dark Tower IV: Wizard and Glass Look on Amazon.
Toggle navigation Menu Reading Length. You'll lose a lot of sleep At first he starts waking up earlier. Then the hallucinations start - the colours, shapes and strange auras. Not to mention the bald doctors who always turn up at the scene of a death. That's when Ralph begins to lose a lot more than sleep. When he begins to understand why his hitherto mild-mannered friend, Ed, is getting out of control - dangerously so.
And why his hometown is about to become the new Armageddon In a terrifying trip across America, young Jack Sawyer is searching for the Talisman, the only thing that can save his dying mother.
His quest takes him into the menacing Territories where violence, surprise, and the titanic struggle between good and evil reach across a mythic landscape. In a future so real and near it might be now, something happens when women go to sleep: If they are awakened, if the gauze wrapping their bodies is disturbed or violated, the women become feral and spectacularly violent, and while they sleep they go to another place A man discovers an incredible talent for painting after a freak accident in which he loses an arm.
He moves to a "new life" in Duma Key, off Florida's West Coast - a deserted strip, part beach, part weed-tangled reef, owned by a patroness of the arts whose twin sisters went missing in the s. Here, Freemantle is inspired to paint the amazing sunsets. But soon the paintings become predictive, even dangerous.
Be the first to review this item Amazon Bestsellers Rank: The New Weird Ann Vandermeer. First came the days of the plague. Enabled Amazon Best Sellers Rank: Continuing where Wolves of Calla left off, the ka tat, or group is on the trail of Susannah. Solo queda seguir adelante. So, here's what I didn't like.
In Stephen King's mesmerizing new masterpiece - his biggest, most riveting novel since The Stand - a Maine town and its inhabitants are isolated from the world by an invisible, impenetrable dome. Celebrated storyteller Stephen King returns to his roots in this tour de force featuring more than characters - some heroic, some diabolical - and a supernatural element as baffling and chilling as any he's ever conjured. To the children, the town was their whole world.
To the adults, knowing better, Derry, Maine, was just their hometown: A good place to live. It was the children who saw - and felt - what made Derry so horribly different. In the storm drains, in the sewers, IT lurked, taking on the shape of every nightmare, each one's deepest dread. Sometimes IT reached up, seizing, tearing, killing When an year-old boy is found murdered, forensic evidence and reliable eyewitnesses undeniably point to the town's popular Little League coach. But the jailed suspect, arrested in a public spectacle, has an alibi, and further research convinces Detective Ralph Anderson that the coach was indeed out of town.
So how can he have been in two places at the same time? Danny is only five years old, but in the words of old Mr Hallorann he is a 'shiner', aglow with psychic voltage. When his father becomes caretaker of the Overlook Hotel, Danny's visions grow out of control. As winter closes in and blizzards cut them off, the hotel seems to develop a life of its own.
It is meant to be empty. So who is the lady in Room , and who are the masked guests going up and down in the elevator? And why do the hedges shaped like animals seem so alive? Described as 'the best thriller of the year' Sunday Express, the No. A cat-and-mouse suspense thriller featuring Bill Hodges, a retired cop who is tormented by 'the Mercedes massacre', a case he never solved.
Brady Hartsfield, perpetrator of that notorious crime, has sent Hodges a taunting letter. On Poplar Street, apart from the impending storm, it's just a normal summer's day - with Frisbees flying, lawn mowers humming and barbeques grilling. As the paperboy makes his round, he is unaware of the chrome-red van idling up the hill Hearts in Atlantis is composed of five interconnected, sequential narratives, set in the years from to Each story is deeply rooted in the sixties, and each is haunted by the Vietnam War. Jake Price has always dreamed of joining the Darkstream military like his father before him.
But Jake refuses to give up, because humanity is facing its greatest threat yet. Contains the complete series. In this classic collection of four novellas, the grand master takes you on irresistible journeys into the far reaches of horror, heartache and hope. In 'Apt Pupil' a golden schoolboy entices an old man with a past to join in a dreadful union.
The house looked right, felt right to Dr Louis Creed. Rambling, old, unsmart and comfortable.
A place where the family could settle, the children grow and play and explore. The rolling hills and meadows of Maine seemed a world away from the fume-choked dangers of Chicago. Only the occasional big truck out on the two-lane highway, grinding up through the gears, hammering down the long gradients, growled out an intrusive threat. But behind the house and far away from the road: The pivotal sixth instalment in King's best-selling epic fantasy saga provides the key to the quest that defines Roland's life.
In the next part of their journey to the tower, Roland and his band of followers face adversity from every side: But who is the father of her child?
And what role will the Crimson King play? Roland sends Jake to break Susannah's date with destiny, while he himself uses 'the persistence of magic' to get to Maine in the Summer of It is a terrible world: For another, it is inhabited by the author of a novel called Salem's Lot. Song of Susannah is driven by revelation and by suspense.
Editorial Reviews. From Publishers Weekly. There's something about a crippled, black, The Dark Tower VI: Song of Susannah: (Volume 6) - Kindle edition by. Now a major motion picture starring Matthew McConaughey and Idris Elba The penultimate volume in the Dark Tower series, The Dark Tower VI: Song of.
It continues The Dark Tower series seamlessly from Wolves of the Calla and the dramatic climax will leave listeners desperate to read the quest's conclusion. Very little happens from a story point of view in this one. The recording is pretty short and that includes the last 50 minutes which are diary extracts from the author. As I am writing this, the last book is already out. But I am still so eager to listen to it. This one is short. Only took me 2 days to listen to it.