A Face in the Crowd by Stephen King
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The story may not be anything mind blowing, but it's a decent read.


The writing team that delivered the bestselling Faithful, about the 2004 Red Sox championship season, takes readers to the ballpark again, and to a world beyond, in an eBook original to be published on August 21, 2012.

Dean Evers, an elderly widower, sits in front of the television with nothing better to do than waste his leftover evenings watching baseball. It’s Rays/Mariners, and David Price is breezing through the line-up. Suddenly, in a seat a few rows up beyond the batter, Evers sees the face of someone from decades past, someone who shouldn’t be at the ballgame, shouldn’t be on the planet. And so begins a parade of people from Evers’s past, all of them occupying that seat behind home plate. Until one day Dean Evers sees someone even eerier….

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Stephen King is the author of more than fifty books, all of them worldwide bestsellers. His novel 11/22/63 was named a top ten book of 2011 by The New York Times Book Review and won the Los Angeles Times Book Prize for Mystery/Thriller as well as the Best Hardcover Book Award from the International Thriller Writers Association. He is the recipient of the 2003 National Book Foundation Medal for Distinguished Contribution to American Letters. He lives in Bangor, Maine, with his wife, novelist Tabitha King. Joe Hill is the author of the New York Times bestsellers Heart-Shaped Box and Horns and writes an ongoing comic book series, Locke & Key. He makes lots of noise on Twitter under the handle @joe_hill.
Published August 21, 2012 by Scribner. 43 pages
Genres: Sports & Outdoors, Literature & Fiction. Fiction
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Peak Rank on Sep 09 2012
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Reviewed by David Finniss on Nov 28 2012

The story may not be anything mind blowing, but it's a decent read.

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Reviewed by Kevin Quigly on Aug 27 2012

King has finally reached a point where he can deliver his work quickly and directly to the reader, and when it’s work as effective and fulfilling as “A Face in the Crowd,” that’s a cause to celebrate.

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