❰PDF / Epub❯ ☆ The Gunslinger Author Stephen King – E17streets4all.co.uk In the first book of this brilliant series, Stephen King introduces readers to one of his most enigmatic heroes, Roland of Gilead, The Last Gunslinger He is a haunting figure, a loner on a spellbindin In the first book of this brilliant series, Stephen King introduces readers to one of his most enigmatic heroes, Roland of Gilead, The Last Gunslinger He is a haunting figure, a loner on a spellbinding journey into good and evil In his desolate world, which frighteningly mirrors our own, Roland pursues The Man in Black, encounters an alluring woman named Alice, and begins a friendship with the Kid from Earth called Jake Both grippingly realistic and eerily If you re looking for a CBR and CBZ reader dreamlike, The Gunslinger leaves readers eagerly awaiting the next chapter.
Stephen Edwin King was born the second son of Donald and Nellie Ruth Pillsbury King After his father left them when Stephen was two, he and his older brother, David, were raised by his mother Parts of his childhood were spent in Fort Wayne, Indiana, where his father s family was at the time, and in Stratford, Connecticut When Stephen was eleven, his mother brought her children back to Durham, Maine, for good Her parents, Guy and If you re looking for a CBR and CBZ reader Nellie Pillsbury, had become incapacitated with old age, and Ruth King was persuaded by her sisters to take over the physical care of them Other family members provided a small house in Durham and financial support After Stephen s grandparents passed away, Mrs King found work in the kitchens of Pineland, a nearby residential Paperback · The Gunslinger PDF/EPUB ò facility for the mentally challengedStephen attended the grammar school in Durham and Lisbon Falls High School, graduating in From his sopho year at the University of Maine at Orono, he wrote a weekly column for the school newspaper, THE MAINE CAMPUS He was also active in student politics, serving as a member of the Student Senate He came to support the anti war movement on the Orono campus, arriving at his stance from a conservative view that the war in Vietnam was unconstitutional He graduated in , with a BA in English and qualified to teach on the high school level A draft board examination immediately post graduation found him F on grounds of high blood pressure, limited vision, flat feet, and punctured eardrumsHe met Tabitha Spruce in the stacks of the Fogler Library at the University, where they both worked as students they married in January of As Stephen was unable to find placement as a teacher immediately, the Kings lived on his earnings as a laborer at an industrial laundry, and her student loan and savings, with an occasional boost from a short story sale to men s magazinesStephen made his first professional short story sale The Glass Floor to Startling Mystery Stories in Throughout the early years of his marriage, he continued to sell stories to men s magazines Many were gathered into the Night Shift collection or appeared in other anthologiesIn the fall of , Stephen began teaching English at Hampden Academy, the public high school in Hampden, Maine Writing in the evenings and on the weekends, he continued to produce short stories and to work on novels.
If you re looking for a CBR and CBZ reader dreamlike, The Gunslinger leaves readers eagerly awaiting the next chapter."/>
- 231 pages
- The Gunslinger
- Stephen King
- 11 April 2019 Stephen King