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Mr. Mercedes: A Novel by Stephen King

Mr. MercedesReviewed by Allen Hott

Stephen King is known for his suspense and is thought of for those dealing in psychic matters like Carrie and The Shining. However he can really write a tremendous suspense filled thriller with everyday happenings and no spooky things involved. Mr. Mercedes has to be one of his best.

The title is not really the name of a person or even a nickname. In fact the Mercedes part is an automobile which plays a part all of its own in this case. The book starts with a huge crowd of people standing in line to hopefully gain early entrance into a Job Fair. The horrible thing that occurs to that line of hopefuls leads King into his tale. Read the rest of this entry »