The drawing of the three: The Dark Tower Series, Book 2

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Beginning with a short story appearing in The Magazine of Fantasy and Science Fictionin 1978, the publication of Stephen King's epic work of fantasy-what he considers to be a single long novel and his magnum opus-has spanned a quarter of a century. Set in a world of extraordinary circumstances, filled with stunning visual imagery and unforgettable characters, The Dark Towerseries is King's most visionary feat of storytelling, a magical mix of science fiction, fantasy, and horror that may well be his crowning achievement. In November 2003, the fifth installment, Wolves of the Calla, will be published under the imprint of Donald M. Grant, with distribution and major promotion provided by Scribner. Song of Susannah, Book VI, and The Dark Tower, Book VII, will follow under the same arrangement in 2004. With these last three volumes finally on the horizon, readers-countless King readers who have yet to delve into The Dark Towerand a multitude of new and old fantasy fans-can now look forward to reading the series straight through to its stunning conclusion. Viking's elegant reissue of the first four books ensures that for the first time The Dark Towerwill be widely available in hardcover editions for this eager readership.
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display_description "Taking place mere hours following the dramatic events seen in The Gunslinger, The Drawing of the Three continues with Roland of Gilead on his solitary quest for the Dark Tower, leading him to a seemingly endless stretch of beach along the Western Sea--a terrain filled with unearthly monstrosities that mean certain death if he lets his guard down. But there are other mysteries along this desolate shoreline as well: three arcane doorways standing freely in the sand and cryptically designated as The Prisoner, The Lady of Shadows, and The Pusher. Each one is a portal to our world's New York City at different points in time, and each one is complete with its own set of dangers that could spell the end of Roland's journey. The world has moved on, and the Tower draws even closer..."--Back cover.
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subject_facet Fantasy, Fantasy fiction, Fantasy fiction, American, Horror fiction, Horror tales, American, Roland (Fictitious character : King) -- Fiction, Roland (Fictitious character) -- Fiction
title_display The drawing of the three
title_full The Drawing of the Three The Dark Tower Series, Book 2, The drawing of the three / Stephen King, The drawing of the three / Stephen King ; illustrated by Phil Hale, The drawing of the three [sound recording] / Stephen King
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title_sub The Dark Tower Series, Book 2
topic_facet Fantasy, Fantasy fiction, American, Fiction, Horror tales, American, Literature, Roland (Fictitious character : King), Roland (Fictitious character), Thriller