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The Stand kindle Ò ☆ eyltransferservices ´ [Reading] ➶ The Stand ➬ Join or create book clubs – Eyltransferservices.co.uk Stephen Kings apocalyptic vision of a world blasted by plague and tangled in an elemental struggle between good and evil remains as rivetingeerily plausibleas when it was first published Stephen Kings apocalyptic vision of a world blasted by plague and tangled in an elemental struggle between good and evil remains as rivetingeerily plausibleas when it was first published The New York Timescalled it the book thathas everything Adventure Romance Prophecy Allegory Satire Fantasy Realism Apocalypse GreatSoon to be a limited series on CBS All Access A patient escapes from a biological testing facility unknowingly carrying a deadly weapon a mutated strain of super flu that will wipe out 99 percent of the worlds population within a few weeks Those who remain are scared bewildered and in need of a leader Two emergeMother Abagail the benevolent 108 year old woman who urges them to build a peaceful community in Boulder Colorado; and Randall Flagg the nefarious Dark Man who delights in chaos and violence As the dark man and the peaceful woman gather power the survivors will have to choose between themand ultimately decide the fate of all humanityThis edition includes all of the new and restored material first published in The Stand The Complete And Uncut Edition I remember the first time I read this book during my early teens seeing for the first time all of the different levels within the story On the surface it’s a post apocalypse tale underneath it’s so much the eternal struggle of good v evil This is one of the books that epitomises the human condition cheer the triumphs laugh with friends cry for the losses Between this book and Tolkien’s Lord of the Rings it set me on a literary path that I’ve enjoyed for many yearsSo if you want to be entertained with a story that has meaning then read on Even if you don’t like anything else by the author unlikely I know then this one is worth it

The StandStephen Kings apocalyptic vision of a world blasted by plague and tangled in an elemental struggle between good and evil remains as rivetingeerily plausibleas when it was first published The New York Timescalled it the book thathas everything Adventure Romance Prophecy Allegory Satire Fantasy Realism Apocalypse GreatSoon to be a limited series on CBS All Access A patient escapes from a biological testing facility unknowingly carrying a deadly weapon a mutated strain of super flu that will wipe out 99 percent of the worlds population within a few weeks Those who remain are scared bewildered and in need of a leader Two emergeMother Abagail the benevolent 108 year old woman who urges them to build a peaceful community in Boulder Colorado; and Randall Flagg the nefarious Dark Man who delights in chaos and violence As the dark man and the peaceful woman gather power the survivors will have to choose between themand ultimately decide the fate of all humanityThis edition includes all of the new and restored material first published in The Stand The Complete And Uncut Edition I remember the first time I read this book during my early teens seeing for the first time all of the different levels within the story On the surface it’s a post apocalypse tale underneath it’s so much the eternal struggle of good v evil This is one of the books that epitomises the human condition cheer the triumphs laugh with friends cry for the losses Between this book and Tolkien’s Lord of the Rings it set me on a literary path that I’ve enjoyed for many yearsSo if you want to be entertained with a story that has meaning then read on Even if you don’t like anything else by the author unlikely I know then this one is worth it

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The Stand Ú Stephen Kings apocalyptic vision of a world blasted by plague and tangled in an elemental struggle between good and evil remains as rivetingeerily plausibleas when it was first published The New York Timescalled it the book thathas everything Adventure Romance Prophecy Allegory Satire Fantasy Realism Apocalypse GreatSoon to be a limited series on CBS All Access A patient escapes from a biological testing facility unknowingly carrying a deadly weapon a mutated strain of super flu that will wipe out 99 percent of the worlds population within a few weeks Those who remain are scared bewildered and in need of a leader Two emergeMother Abagail the benevolent 108 year old woman who urges them to build a peaceful community in Boulder Colorado; and Randall Flagg the nefarious Dark Man who delights in chaos and violence As the dark man and the peaceful woman gather power the survivors will have to choose between themand ultimately decide the fate of all humanityThis edition includes all of the new and restored material first published in The Stand The Complete And Uncut Edition This is the #1 bestseller in th Post Apocalyptic genre I read this book when it came out in 1979 and have read it every 3 to 5 years since You may ask why leave a review now well wasnt about then think I bought it in WH Smith Then I bought and read the complete and uncut edition And the Audible edition a couple of years ago I simply love this story as do millions of others who love the PA genreSo as regards a review I'm going to rip off the synopsis from Stephen kingcomOne man escapes from a biological weapon facility after an accident carrying with him the deadly virus known as Captain Tripps a rapidly mutating flu that in the ensuing weeks wipes out most of the world's population In the aftermath survivors choose between following an elderly black woman to Boulder or the dark man Randall Flagg who has set up his command post in Las Vegas The two factions prepare for a confrontation between the forces of good and evilGo ahead and read it if you like it welcome to the throng of millions who also like itIf you dont like it well maybe the best in the genre is not for you try Swan Song by Robert R McCammon similiar plot characters and timeframe or Earth Abides by George R Stewart written in 1948 a gentler take on the themeSorry why am I writing a review now borrowed out my dog eared copy of the complete and uncut edition to God knows who was enraptured to learn the Kindle version is that version so my 15th and subseuent rereads will be on my Kindle from now on ebook È ì Join or create book clubs

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Join or create book clubs ì The Stand reader Stephen Kings apocalyptic vision of a world blasted by plague and tangled in an elemental struggle between good and evil remains as rivetingeerily plausibleas when it was first published The New York Timescalled it the book thathas everything Adventure Romance Prophecy Allegory Satire Fantasy Realism Apocalypse GreatSoon to be a limited series on CBS All Access A patient escapes from a biological testing facility unknowingly carrying a deadly weapon a mutated strain of super flu that will wipe out 99 percent of the worlds population within a few weeks Those who remain are scared bewildered and in need of a leader Two emergeMother Abagail the benevolent 108 year old woman who urges them to build a peaceful community in Boulder Colorado; and Randall Flagg the nefarious Dark Man who delights in chaos and violence As the dark man and the peaceful woman gather power the survivors will have to choose between themand ultimately decide the fate of all humanityThis edition includes all of the new and restored material first published in The Stand The Complete And Uncut Edition I have a long commute tofrom the office so I wanted something nice and long to focus my attention on while riding the bus The Stand is a classic that has stood the test of time The audiobook is well readacted without going over the topI read the edited version when it first came out and devoured the unabridged version when it was released a few years later However it wasn't until I was listening to the book that I realized why it is so engaging and captures the imagination Not only is it one of King's most well written works it is also one of his most poetic His ability to describe the most disgusting situations is unuestioned in any King book However in The Stand he is able to describe elements of emotion in such a way that one is enraptured and engaged on a completely different level than you'd expect I think this book stands pun not intended as King's finest work Even if you've read the book do yourself the favor of 'listening' to it as well You won't regret it