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Dreamcatcher by Stephen King

Dreamcatcher (original 2001; edition 2001)

by Stephen King

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AuthorStephen King
ReviewThe story in Dreamcatcher isn't bad, but even King's normally compelling characterizations could make me care about the mostly Maine rednecks featured in this alien invasion story. Part of the reason is I don't really ever want to mind-meld with a retarded person, and this was a common theme of the story. Another annoyance was the nature of the invading aliens -- basically spores that could take control of victims or impregnate them with something resembling a worm/weasel hybrid. No scientists were involved, but the military was.

The "sh*t weasels" as the were called were born in an tradition dating back to Alien, but the "pregnancy" was a litany of fart jokes. It was crude, and wholly uninteresting, at least to adult readers. Often I find something to like about a Stephen King book, but this time, there is very little to recommend.
Publication date2001
PublicationPocket (2001), Mass Market Paperback, 896 pages
ISBN074343627X / 9780743436274
Number of volumes1
Number of copies1
Dimensions6.7 x 4.1 x 1.5 inches
Weight0.85 pounds
LC ClassificationPS3561.I483D77
Primary languageEnglish
SummaryDreamcatcher by Stephen King (2001)
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