Stephen edwin king born september 21, 1947 is an american author of horror, supernatural fiction, suspense, and fantasy novels. Stephen king audio books audiobooks online bestsellers, horror, novel. Listen to the long walk by stephen king,kirby heyborne for free with a 30 day free trial. Download for offline reading, highlight, bookmark or take notes while you read the long walk. The long walk audiobook by stephen king 9781508217299. He has written more than forty books and two hundred short stories. Since people love to read the horror and suspense written by stephen king they would never get bored after reading this story of horror walk where the only survivor would be announced as the winner. White sand audiobook book listen and download free.
Written by stephen king, richard bachman, narrated by kirby heyborne. Harry potter and the philosophers stone audiobook hp01. I would consider the teens personality and maturity level before making that decision. I never knew that the long walk was a stand alone book, my first and only exposer to it was in a paper back i bought at a drug store in the 80s called the bachman books. Stream and download audiobooks to your computer, tablet or mobile phone. He is one of the most wellrenowned writers in the world. Mar 01, 2001 buy the long walk by king, stephen, bachman, stephen, bachman, richard from amazons fiction books store.
Stephen king the long walk audiobook audiobooks free. The long walk is a novel king released under his pseudonym richard bachman in 1979. The first edition of the novel was published in september 1986, and was written by stephen king. He has won the world fantasy award, several bram stoker awards, and the o. The long walk mass market paperback april 19, 2016. Listen to the long walk by stephen king available from rakuten kobo. The long walk by stephen king meet your next favorite book. Stephen king 8freebooks download free books online. The book was published by signet in september, 1977. Stephen king is the author of more than sixty books, all of them worldwide bestsellers. The story is about an endurathon contest, where 100 boys just start walking, and if any competitor falls under 4 miles an hour, he is issued a warning. In the near future, where america has become a police state, one hundred boys are selected to enter an annual contest where the winner will be awarded whatever he wants for the rest of his life. Jan 01, 2016 listen to long walk audiobook by stephen king.
Back in 1985, king release the book the long walk under the pen name richard bachman. He has published 61 novels, including seven under the pen name richard bachman, and six nonfiction books. I have always been able to connect to the characters as ordinary people to whom strange or weird things happen. The final warning overjoys death by the soldiers that guard the walkers. Famous in both the literature and the media world, stephen kings books have been sold to more than an amount of 350 million copies. The long walk stephen king as richard bauchman audiobook.
It was the first novel he wrote carrie was the first one to be published, which is impressive, considering how good it is. Stephen king books download free books online 8freebooks. The narrator is charles everett charlie decker, a senior at placerville high school in placerville, maine. Ive got some quotes for those who dont have the book in front of.
Listen to the long walk audiobook by stephen king, narrated by kirby. Free public domain free premium 50% off 50 specials browse all. Everyday low prices on a huge range of new releases and classic fiction. The long walk has got to be one of stephen king s greatest short story accomplishments, up there with the highlights of the skeleton crew. Stephen king, read by kirby heyborne, penguin audio, unabridged, nine cds, 11 hrs. Audio and video elements of this site are property of their respective owners and are used. Sal states phoebes tale like a puzzle shes piecing together for her gram and gramps describing the cryptic messages that were first left on the winterbottom deck, and after that the different examinations phoebe as well as sal conducted looking for the. Pdf it book by stephen king free download 1090 pages.
I just finished the long walk and wanted to talk about the ending. Listen and download full free stephen king audiobook collection. The young men are stripped exposed in both body and psyche as the walk continues forever, through a wide range of climate. Listen to the long walk audiobook by stephen king and. It was after king was outed as bachman because it said stephen king on the book and thats why i purchased it. Screenwriter james vanderbilt has written the script to adapt the book. Stephen kings the long walk in development at new line imdb. This is an epic war between good and evil, a gory, glorious story that will thrill the. Jan 01, 2016 the long walk ebook written by stephen king. Stephen kings the long walk appropriate for young readers. It was collected in 1985 in the hardcover omnibus the bachman books, and has seen several reprints since, as both paperback and hardback. Why new line is adapting stephen kings the long walk duration.
Sal states phoebes tale like a puzzle shes piecing together for her gram and gramps describing the cryptic messages that were first left on the winterbottom deck, and after that the different examinations phoebe as. Stephen king returns to the characters and territory of one of his most popular novels ever, the shining, in this instantly riveting novel about the now middleaged dan torrance the boy protagonist of the shining and the very special 12yearold girl he must save from a tribe of murderous paranormals. Post it, new line is staying in the stephen king business and putting the authors 1979 novel the long walk, into active development, an individual with knowledge of the project tells thewrap. Thirty secs later comes a second caution and afterwards a 3rd. The long walk by stephen king overdrive rakuten overdrive. The long walk audiobook stephen king hd audio books. When a walker drops listed below that rate, he is advised.
King is an author of science fiction, horror, supernatural and, fantasy stephen king audiobooks. The first published novel by stephen king was carrie in 1974, but the first he wrote was the long walk, begun his freshman year at the university of maine in 1966 and sneaked onto the mass paperback market in 1979 under the pseudonym of richard bachman. The story begins one a pleasant spring morning, when charlie is called to the principal. I found it funny in the prologue section entitled the importance of being bachman, king writes that he used his secret alias for when he felt that he had a really dark. The long walk by stephen king author kirby heyborne narrator. The book was published in multiple languages including english, consists of 1090 pages and is available in paperback format. In this numberone national best seller, master storyteller houston chronicle stephen king, writing as richard bachman, tells the tale of the contestants of a grueling walking competition where there can beonly one winner the one who surv. It was collected in 1985 in the hardcover omnibus the bachman books, and has seen several reprints since, as both paperback and hardback set in a future dystopian america, ruled by a totalitarian and militaristic dictator, the plot revolves around the contestants of a grueling. Find all the books, read about the author, and more. Human sacrifice is a theme as old as the written word, therefore it makes great sense that stephen king, having an obsessive documentarian of the darker side of the human psyche, would plumb these depths for content.
The long walk is a novel by american writer stephen king, published in 1979, under the pseudonym richard bachman. Listen to unlimited audiobooks on the web, ipad, iphone and android. Ive got some quotes for those who dont have the book in front of you. Through his characters, king is essentially asking the peruser how heshe will confront passing when it comes. The main characters of this horror, fiction story are dick halloran, pennywise the dancing clown. In fact about a third of the way through the only person i was hoping to succumb to it was the. I have long been a fan of stephen king and loved every one of his books that i read except maybe the long walk. Stephen edwin king was born on september 21st, 1947. It is also one of the original stories that king wrote as richard bachman. Stephen king lives in maine and florida with his wife, novelist tabitha king. Signin to download and listen to this audiobook today. Listen to the long walk audiobook by stephen king and kirby.
Stream and download these great audiobook series to your computer, tablet or mobile phone. On the first day of may, 100 teenage boys meet for a race known as the long walk. Horror walking alternate history maine every year, on the first day of may, one hundred teenage boys meet for an event known throughout the country as the long walk. Im here to tell you which one is the hands down, no doubt, absolute best. And when somebody touches his shoulder for the second time, he pulls from a reserve he believed long gone and also runs to catch up, nevertheless, there are several miles yet to stroll. Aug 30, 2012 stephen king devotee james smythe retakes the long walk in his survey of the horror master, and finds kings earliest book, written when he was just 18, as powerful today as it was in 1979. His books have sold more than 350 million copies, and many have been adapted into films, television series, miniseries, and comic books. The long walk has got to be one of stephen kings greatest short story accomplishments, up there with the highlights of the skeleton crew. Stephen king devotee james smythe retakes the long walk in his survey of the horror master, and finds kings earliest book, written when he was just 18, as powerful today as it was in 1979. Stephen kings the long walk in development at new line. This audiobook is like listening to my gps reading a novel. His recent work includes the institute, elevation, the outsider, sleeping beauties cowritten with his son owen king, and the bill hodges trilogy. King originally wrote the novel under the pseudonym richard bachman.
Get a great way to pass time, whether youre cooking up your favorite dish or out for a long drive. In the long walk one hundred boys choose to participate in a 450 mile walking marathon where they have to maintain a 4 miles per hour otherwise. Start a free 30day trial today and get your first audiobook free. Bestsellers, horror stephen king blockade billy audiobook. Jul 10, 2008 i would consider the teens personality and maturity level before making that decision. Buy the long walk by king, stephen, bachman, stephen, bachman, richard from amazons fiction books store. The long walk audiobook stephen king, richard bachman. This book is a stephen king oldie first published in 1979, and it might be of one the oldest ive read by him so far. Start a free 30day trial today and get your first audiobook. I know its supposed to be fairly ambiguous, but how do you interpret the end of the walk. Download and keep this book for free with a 30 day trial.1015 62 120 900 238 995 916 669 810 561 1567 822 713 1113 1573 1245 109 1114 660 1337 1544 415 1460 91 1241 775 578 1394 702 1407 1194 483 1254 432 463 248 1041