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4 Ratings: 3.5
A book by Stephen King

Stephen King fans, rejoice! The bodysnatching-aliens taleDreamcatcheris his first book in years that slakes our hunger for horror the way he used to. A throwback toIt,The Stand, andThe Tommyknockers,Dreamcatcheris also an interesting new wrinkle in his … see full wiki

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Author: Stephen King
Genre: Mystery & Thrillers
Publisher: Scribner
2 reviews about Dreamcatcher
review by . July 27, 2001
I used to be a big fan of Stephen King, and bought his books as soon as they were published. After being really disappointed in "Pet Sematary", I only bought his books once in awhile, and they just never seemed as good as "The Shining" or "The Stand" or "Firestarter". I decided to give "Dreamcatcher" a try, and was disappointed in it as well. It took a couple of hundred pages before I could keep the four main characters straight, and King's characterizations were always one of his strongest points …
review by . April 05, 2001
I've been a Stephen King ever since I read "Carrie" in hardcover back in the '70s. All of his fiction has interested me, even those of his works that I found not up to what I expected from him. After his accident, I was worried that his writing would be affected, but "Dreamcatcher" put those worries to rest. The book is enjoyable in the way only a King book can be: interesting, frightening, and a good peek into the human condition. How he can get inside the mind of aliens and madmen always amazes …
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