Lady Oracle (frenchnewwave) wrote in books_and_knits,
Lady Oracle

Book review

The Dark Tower: The Gunslinger by Stephen King (1982)

Only enemies speak the truth; friends and lovers lie endlessly, caught in the web of duty.

Admittedly, the only reason I was initially interested in reading the Dark Tower series was the alleged inspiration it provided for the minds behind the television show, Lost (yes, I am a huge Lost fan). At the end of this first book in the series, I can’t say I see much of a connection with the television show – although the show is only halfway through its run at the time of my reading the book – except for some references to space and time. But that doesn’t mean this book was a waste...

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