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Misery [electronic resource]. Stephen King.

King, Stephen. (Author). Crouse, Lindsay. (Added Author).
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  • ISBN: 9781598878820 (sound recording)
  • Physical Description: 1 online resource (10 audio files) : digital
  • Edition: Unabridged.
  • Publisher: Prince Frederick : Penguin-HighBridge, 2009.

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General Note: Unabridged.
Participant or Performer Note: Narrator: Lindsay Crouse.
Summary, etc.: Thrown from the wreckage of his '74 Camaro, Paul Sheldon, author of a bestselling series of historical romances, wakes up one day in a secluded Colorado farmhouse owned by Annie Wilkes, a psychotic ex-nurse who claims she is his number one fan. Immobilized from the pain of two shattered legs and a crushed knee, Sheldon is at Annie's mercy.Unfortunately for Sheldon, Annie is mad; mad that he killed off her favorite character, Misery Chastain, in his latest book; mad that he wants to escape; and of course, mad in the most extreme clinical sense of the word.To set the world straight, Annie buys Sheldon a typewriter and some paper, drugs him, locks him in a room, and forces him to bring Misery back to life in a novel dedicated to her. Fear of physical torture is Sheldon's greatest motivation. One wrong sentence and she is likely to smash his legs with a sledgehammer, cut his thumbs off with a hacksaw, or much, much worse. But writers have weapons too. . .
System Details Note: Requires OverDrive Listen (file size: N/A KB) or OverDrive app (file size: 343999 KB).
Subject: Fiction.
Genre: Electronic books.

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