Four Past Midnight by Stephen KingAt midnight comes the point of balance. Of danger. The instang of utter stillness when between two beats of the heart, an alternative reality can slip through, like a blade between the ribs, and swithc you into a new and terrifying world.
Four Past Midnight: four heart-stopping accounts of that moment when the familiar world fractures beyond sense, the fragments spinning away from the desperate, clutching reach of sanity...
Four Past Midnight
Past midnight, something happens to time, that fragile concept we employ to order our sense of reality. It bends, stretches, turns back or snaps, and sometimes reality snaps with it. And what happens to the wide-eyed observer when the window between reality and unreality shatters and the glass begins to fly? These four chilling novellas, a feast fit for King fans old and new provide shocking answers. I loved Four Past Midnight.
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Four Past Midnight is a collection of four short stories by the master of horror, Stephen King.
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Four Past Midnight is a collection of novellas by Stephen King. It is his second book of this type, the first one being Different Seasons. On a cross-country red-eye flight from Los Angeles to Boston , ten passengers awaken to find that the crew and most of their fellow passengers have disappeared, leaving the airliner under the control of the autopilot. They realise that only those who were sleeping are now left on the plane. Off-duty airline pilot Brian Engle takes control from the autopilot and lands the plane in Bangor, Maine despite protests from the irritable Craig Toomy, who is obsessed with going to Boston.
Four short novels not so short, actually of one of the best contemporary writers out there. The Langoliers my favorite carries the reader together with the protagonists into a parallel dimension. The unknown and the fear of what we do not know are the main themes, and the atmosphere resembles that of "The Twilight Zone", the acclaimed TV show. One of the best story I ever read. Secret Window, Secret Garden talks about what I suppose is the nightmare of. Secret Window, Secret Garden talks about what I suppose is the nightmare of every writer, ie being accused of plagiarism.