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Large Type
Author King, Stephen, 1947- author.

Title The outsider [text (large print)] / by Stephen King.

Publication Info. Waterville, Maine : Thorndike Press, a part of Gale, a Cengage Company, 2018.
©‚℗♭2018

Copies

Location Call No. Status
 GDL Central Library Large Type Fiction    KING,STE    DUE 11-03-22 Billed
Edition Large print edition.
Description 791 pages (large print) ; 23 cm.
text txt rdacontent
unmediated n rdamedia
volume nc rdacarrier
Physical Medium large print. rda
Series Thorndike Press large print core
Thorndike Press large print core series.
Summary "An unspeakable crime. A confounding investigation. At a time when the King brand has never been stronger, he has delivered one of his most unsettling and compulsively readable stories. An eleven-year-old boy's violated corpse is found in a town park. Eyewitnesses and fingerprints point unmistakably to one of Flint City's most popular citizens. He is Terry Maitland, Little League coach, English teacher, husband, and father of two girls. Detective Ralph Anderson, whose son Maitland once coached, orders a quick and very public arrest. Maitland has an alibi, but Anderson and the district attorney soon add DNA evidence to go with the fingerprints and witnesses. Their case seems ironclad. As the investigation expands and horrifying answers begin to emerge, King's propulsive story kicks into high gear, generating strong tension and almost unbearable suspense. Terry Maitland seems like a nice guy, but is he wearing another face? When the answer comes, it will shock you as only Stephen King can."-- Provided by publisher.
Subject Murder -- Investigation -- Oklahoma -- Fiction.
Children -- Crimes against -- Fiction.
Evidence, Criminal -- Fiction.
Shapeshifters -- Fiction.
Alibi -- Fiction.
Rape victims -- Fiction.
Oklahoma -- Fiction.
Genre/Form Horror fiction.
Large type books.
Suspense fiction.
Thrillers (Fiction).
Detective and mystery fiction.
ISBN 9781432852634 (large print) (hardcover) $37.99
1432852639 (large print) (hardcover) $37.99

 
    
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