The GunslingerBook - 2016
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The story centers upon Roland Deschain, the last gunslinger, who has been chasing after his adversary, "the man in black," for many years. The novel follows Roland's trek through a vast desert and beyond in search of the man in black. Roland meets several people along his journey, including a boy named Jake Chambers who travels with him part of the way. The Gunslinger In 1978, Stephen King… (more)
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The beginning of an epic series by the master storyteller, Stephen King. A gunslinger, on a quest to find the Dark Tower, encounters other lost souls who join him in this dark, dystopic fantasy full of twists, turns, and incredible adventure.
Roland Deschain of Gilead is the Last Gunslinger. He is a haunting, solitary figure at first, on a mysterious quest through a desolate world that eerily mirrors our own. Pursuing the man in black, an evil being who can bring the dead back to life, Roland is a good man who seems to leave nothing b... Read More »
CRRLCollection Dec 26, 2016
In a world parallel to our own, the last Gunslinger, Roland of Gilead, roams desolate wastelands and deserts, searching for a mysterious Man in Black and the road to the Dark Tower. If Roland defeats the Man in Black and finds the Dark Tower, his crumbling world might have a chance to survive.
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“Friends and lovers lie endlessly, caught in the web of regard.”
― Stephen King, The Gunslinger
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