My editor on this book, as on the previous two, was Mr. William G. Thompson, And surely the Overlook-this shining, glowing Overlook on the invitation he. THE SHINING BY STEPHEN KING This is for Joe Hill King, who shines on. — — — — — — — My editor on this book, as on. Read The Shining (The Shining #1) online free from your iPhone, iPad, android, Pc, Mobile. The Shining is a Horror novel by Stephen King.
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Hallorann, who has taken a chef's job at a resort in Maine , comforts Danny over the loss of his father as Wendy recuperates from the injuries Jack inflicted on her.
After writing Carrie and 'Salem's Lot , which are both set in small towns in King's native Maine, King was looking for a change of pace for the next book. They were the only two guests in the hotel that night. This is where room comes from in the book. In , King started a novel entitled Darkshine, which was to be about a psychic boy in a psychic amusement park, but the idea never came to fruition and he abandoned the book.
During the night at the Stanley, this story came back to him. They were offered one choice for dinner, the only meal still available.
Taped orchestral music played in the room and theirs was the only table set for dining. So the music is echoing down the hall, and, I mean, it was like God had put me there to hear that and see those things.
And by the time I went to bed that night, I had the whole book in my mind".
He ended up in the bar and was served drinks by a bartender named Grady. He was being chased by a fire-hose.
I woke up with a tremendous jerk, sweating all over, within an inch of falling out of bed. I got up, lit a cigarette, sat in a chair looking out the window at the Rockies, and by the time the cigarette was done, I had the bones of the book firmly set in my mind.
You always hide what you're confessing to.
That's one of the reasons why you make up the story. When I wrote The Shining, for instance, the protagonist of The Shining is a man who has broken his son's arm, who has a history of child beating, who is beaten himself.
And as a young father with two children, I was horrified by my occasional feelings of real antagonism toward my children. Won't you ever stop?
Won't you ever go to bed? And time has given me the idea that probably there are a lot of young fathers and young mothers both who feel very angry, who have angry feelings toward their children. But as somebody who has been raised with the idea that father knows best and Ward Cleaver on ' Leave It To Beaver ,' and all this stuff, I would think to myself, Oh, if he doesn't shut up, if he doesn't shut up Prefatory Matters Chapter 1.
Job Interview Part One. Prefatory Matters Chapter 2. Boulder Part One. Prefatory Matters Chapter 3. Watson Part One.
Prefatory Matters Chapter 4. Shadowland Part One. Prefatory Matters Chapter 5. Phonebooth Part One. Prefatory Matters Chapter 6. Night Thoughts Part One. Prefatory Matters Chapter 7. In Another Bedroom Part Two.
Closing Day Chapter 8. A View of the Overlook Part Two. Closing Day Chapter 9. Checking It Out Part Two. Closing Day Chapter Hallorann Part Two.
The Shining Part Two. The Grand Tour Part Two.
The Front Porch Part Three. The Wasps' Nest Chapter Up On the Roof Part Three. Down in the Front Yard Part Three. Danny Part Three. The Doctor's Office Part Three.
The Scrapbook Part Three. Outside Part Three. Talking to Mr.Not everything shines here. She had almost thrown the envelope away, thinking it was a subscription offer. Each feeling file: And he kept wanting to take it out on Wendy and Danny.
Hotels are superstitious places. Its very interesting that Stanley Kubrick doesnt use either word, ghost or vision, when he has Dick Hallorann explain Shining, and what he might be seeing inside the hotel, to Danny.
Larry didnt ask about what supernatural ability Mr. I would, anyway.