Author: Stephen King

Book Review: Joyland by Stephen King

Posted November 1, 2013 by Kara in book review, Kara / 13 Comments
Book Review: Joyland by Stephen King

I chose Joyland as my Halloween read this year. I will admit that I made this choice based mostly on the cover, and because it was set in an amusement park. Because other than that, it wasn’t really the greatest choice for a Halloween read. It’s really not scary at all, and it’s more of a coming-of-age novel than anything else. There is a mystery aspect to the story but it certainly isn’t horror. But what it is is some great storytelling and writing. I’m not always the greatest fan of Stephen King’s writing. It has an odd style that more »