<— I ABSOLUTELY LOVED book #1 and now it’s a trilogy. YAY ME!!!! Holy moly what an intriguing, creepy story that had me on the edge of my seat. You bet I will be reading the rest. P.S. Here’s my Book Review of Gwendy’s Button Box.
About book #1:
Stephen King teams up with long-time friend and award-winning author Richard Chizmar for the first time in this original, chilling novella that revisits the mysterious town of Castle Rock.
There are three ways up to Castle View from the town of Castle Rock: Route 117, Pleasant Road, and the Suicide Stairs. Every day in the summer of 1974, twelve-year-old Gwendy Peterson has taken the stairs, which are held by strong—if time-rusted—iron bolts and zig-zag up the precarious cliffside.
Then one day when Gwendy gets to the top of Castle View, after catching her breath and hearing the shouts of kids on the playground below, a stranger calls to her. There on a bench in the shade sits a man in black jeans, a black coat, and a white shirt unbuttoned at the top. On his head is a small, neat black hat. The time will come when Gwendy has nightmares about that hat…
The little town of Castle Rock, Maine has witnessed some strange events and unusual visitors over the years, but there is one story that has never been told—until now.
SERIES READING ORDER:
- Gwendy’s Button Box: A Novella (Gwendy’s Button Box Trilogy Book 1)
- Gwendy’s Magic Feather (Gwendy’s Button Box Trilogy Book 2)
- Gwendy’s Final Task – February 15th 2022