Needful Things by Stephen King
The book club will meet Thursday, February 13 at 6:00 p.m. at the library.
Copies of the book can be picked up at the library.
The town of Castle Rock, Maine has seen its fair share of oddities over the years, but nothing is as peculiar as the little curio shop that’s just opened for business. Its mysterious proprietor, Leland Gaunt, seems to have something for everyone out on display at Needful Things… interesting items that run the gamut from worthless to priceless. Nothing has a price tag in this place, but everything is certainly for sale. The heart’s desire for any resident of Castle Rock can easily be found among the curiosities… in exchange for a little money and–at the specific request of Leland Gaunt–a whole lot of menace against in the details. An no one takes heed of the little sign hanging on the wall : Caveat emptor. In other words, let the buyer beware…
4.5 star read; 817 pages.
Want to get a head start? The book club will be reading Crazy House by James Patterson and will meet on Thursday, March 12th at 6:00 p.m. at the library.