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The #1 New York Times bestseller about a famous novelist held hostage in a remote location by his number one fan. One of Stephen King's best.genuinely scary (USA TODAY).Bestselling novelist Paul Sheldon thinks he's finally free of Misery Chastain. In a controversial career move, he's just killed off the popular protagonist of his beloved romance series in favor of expanding his creative horizons. But such a change doesn't come without consequences. After a near-fatal car accident in rural Colorado leaves his body broken, Paul finds himself at the mercy of the terrifying rescuer who's nursing him back to health--his self-proclaimed number one fan, Annie Wilkes. Annie is very upset over what Paul did to Misery and demands that he find a way to bring her back by writing a new novel--his best yet, and one that's all for her. After all, Paul has all the time in the world to do so as a prisoner in her isolated house.and Annie has some very persuasive and violent methods to get exactly what she wants. King at his best.a winner --The New York Times
Unadulteratedly terrifying.frightening. --Publishers Weekly
Classic King.full of twists and turns and mounting suspense. --The Boston Globe
Frequently Asked Questions About Misery
How long does it take to read Misery?
It takes about 8 Hours and 38 minutes on average for a reader to read Misery. This is based on the average reading speed of 250 Words per minute.
What is the reading level for Misery?
The recommended reading level for Misery is College Freshman and Up .
How long is Misery?
Misery is 368 pages long.
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Book Reviews (1)
By Sharon Johnson Bowen , May 26, 2021
One of my favorites by Stephen King.
Recommended to buy: Yes