Archive for the 'novels' Category

A Review of Stephen King’s “Rita Hayworth and the Shawshank Redemption.”

*This review was written as part of The Stephen King Project* Rita Hayworth and the Shawshank Redemption is a novella by Stephen King which originally appeared in his collection, Different Seasons. In 1994 Frank Darabont directed an acclaimed film adaptation called “The Shawshank Redemption. In 2009 it was adapted for the stage (I personally recommend […]

Dolores Claiborne: A Review

~This review was written as part of The Stephen King Project~ Dolores Claiborne is a psychological thriller novel narrated by the title character. Set on the fictional Little Tall Island (Also the setting of Storm of the Century) off the coast of Maine, the story opens with Dolores confessing to the murder of her husband 30 years […]

Stephen King’s Hearts In Atlantis: A Timely Novel of Judgement and Reflection

~This review was written as part of The Stephen King Project~ “We had an opportunity to change everything. We actually did. Instead we settled for designer jeans, two tickets to Mariah Carey at Radio City Music Hall, frequent-flier miles, James Cameron’s Titanic, and retirement portfolios. The only generation even close to us in pure, selfish […]