The Outside (audiobook) by Stephen King is now an HBO limited series starring Ben Mendelsohn!
Evil has many faces…maybe even yours in this #1 New York Times bestseller from master storyteller Stephen King.
An offensive criminal activity. A confounding examination. At a time when the King brand name has actually never ever been more powerful, he has actually provided among his most disturbing and compulsively listenable stories.
An 11-year-old young boy’s broken remains are discovered in a town park. Eyewitnesses and fingerprints point clearly to among Flint City’s most popular people. He is Terry Maitland, Little League coach, English instructor, spouse, and daddy of 2 ladies. Detective Ralph Anderson, whose boy Maitland as soon as coached, orders a fast and really public arrest. Maitland has an alibi, however, Anderson and the district lawyer quickly include DNA proof to choose the fingerprints and witnesses. Their case appears ironclad.
As the examination broadens and scary responses start to emerge, King’s propulsive story kicks into high equipment, creating strong stress and nearly intolerable thriller. Terry Maitland looks like a good man, however is he using another face? When the response comes, it will surprise you as just Stephen King can.
Reviews – Praise for King’s The Outsider (audiobook):
“Do yourself a favor and listen to the audio book.” — Associated Press
“An It for the Trump era…remarkable and deeply pleasurable.” — Ryan Vlastelica, The AV Club
“Absolutely riveting. . . another shockingly dark book—perfect for longtime fans, of whom there are, well, zillions.” — Booklist
“A juicy tale that plays at the forefront of our current phobias… [The Outsider] will remind readers of King’s early novel It.” — Kirkus Reviews
“What begins as a manhunt for an unlikely doppelgänger takes an uncanny turn into the supernatural. King’s skillful use of criminal forensics helps to ground his tale in a believable clinical reality where the horror stands out in sharp relief.” — Publishers Weekly
“There is plenty of wormy, shadowy, supernatural goings-on in Stephen King’s new novel The Outsider. Yet the most unsettling stuff — that which will leave you uncomfortable when you sit and devour this first-rate read — probes the monstrous side of human nature.” — USA Today