The talisman
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Published:
New York, N.Y. : Viking : Putnam, 1984.
Physical Desc:
x, 644 pages ; 24 cm.
Accelerated Reader:
IL: UG - BL: 6.2 - AR Pts: 42
Status:
Southside
Fiction King, S
Description
To coincide with the publication of Stephen King and Peter Straub's extraordinary new thriller, BLACK HOUSE, here is the story that started it all. On a brisk autumn day, a twelve-year-old boy stands on the shores of the gray Atlantic, near a silent amusement park and a fading ocean resort called the Alhambra. The past has driven Jack Sawyer here: his father is gone, his mother is dying, and the world no longer makes sense. But for Jack everything is about to change. For he has been chosen to make a journey back across America--and into another realm. One of the most influential and heralded works of fantasy ever written, The Talisman is an extraordinary novel of loyalty, awakening, terror, and mystery. Jack Sawyer, on a desperate quest to save his mother's life, must search for a prize across an epic landscape of innocents and monsters, of incredible dangers and even more incredible truths. The prize is essential, but the journey means even more. Let the quest begin. . . .
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Format:
Book
Language:
English
ISBN:
0670691992
Accelerated Reader:
UG
Level 6.2, 42 Points
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APA Citation (style guide)

King, S., & Straub, P. (1984). The talisman. New York, N.Y.: Viking : Putnam.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation (style guide)

King, Stephen, 1947- and Peter Straub. 1984. The Talisman. New York, N.Y.: Viking : Putnam.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities Citation (style guide)

King, Stephen, 1947- and Peter Straub, The Talisman. New York, N.Y.: Viking : Putnam, 1984.

MLA Citation (style guide)

King, Stephen, and Peter Straub. The Talisman. New York, N.Y.: Viking : Putnam, 1984. Print.

Note! Citation formats are based on standards as of July 2010. Citations contain only title, author, edition, publisher, and year published. Citations should be used as a guideline and should be double checked for accuracy.
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