THE BODY

À propos

The No. 1 bestselling author Stephen King''s timeless coming-of-age novella, The Body - set in Castle Rock and originally published in his 1982 short story collection Different Seasons, and adapted into the film classic Stand by Me - is now available as a stand-alone publication. We''d all listened to the Ray Brower story . . . he was a kid our age The small town of Castle Rock is tuning in to the news of a young boy who has gone missing from a nearby town. Gordie Lachance and his three friends set off along the railway tracks on a quest, determined to become famous by officially finding the boy''s body. But their journey becomes a rite of passage, and as they cross the railway trestle and the tracks begin to hum, the boys encounter an intimation of their own mortality. Adapted into the 1986 classic film Stand By Me , The Body is an iconic exploration of friendship, loneliness and adventure, an unforgettable coming-of-age story by master chronicler of small-town adolescence and universal experience, Stephen King.



  • EAN

    9781529379334

  • Disponibilité

    Disponible

  • Nombre de pages

    208 Pages

  • Longueur

    19.6 cm

  • Largeur

    12.8 cm

  • Épaisseur

    1.8 cm

  • Poids

    150 g

  • Distributeur

    Olf

  • Support principal

    Poche

Stephen King

Né en 1947 à Portland (Maine), Stephen King a connu son premier succès en 1974 avec Carrie. En une quarantaine d'années, on lui doit plus de cinquante romans et autant de nouvelles, certains sous le pseudonyme de Richard Bachman. Il a reçu de nombreuses distinctions littéraires, dont le prestigieux Grand Master Award des Mystery Writers of America pour l'ensemble de sa carrière en 2007. Son œuvre est largement adaptée au cinéma et à la télévision.

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