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I liked Salem's Lot more than you did. Tigr Send a noteboard - 17/02/2012 03:57:26 PM
Though it's been a few years since I've read it, I recall it very well. There are a few bumpy parts and I think your "Scooby Doo Gang" description is perfect. They did kind of blunder their way through the book, but hey, no one is perfect.

I think King writes flawed characters better than anyone, and he loves letting them have a chance at redemption (see Callahan coming back in the Dark Tower books). But what King really excels at is writing about kids, and/or from a kids point of view. He touched on that a little here, and it gets better as he progresses as an author. You'll see that as you start The Shining.

One should forgive one's enemies, but not before they are hanged. -- Henrich Heine
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