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    The way SK portrays the town reminds me of...

    Agreed. I thought for sure that Sally Ratcliffe stabbed her rival, Judy Libby, in the eye with the splinter and scoured the book looking for the reference but it was nowhere to be found. Clearly I...
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    Agreed. I thought for sure that Sally Ratcliffe...

    Agreed. I thought for sure that Sally Ratcliffe stabbed her rival, Judy Libby, in the eye with the splinter and scoured the book looking for the reference but it was nowhere to be found. Clearly I...
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    Agree 100%. That said I can't see Paul wasting a...

    Agree 100%. That said I can't see Paul wasting a proposal "bullet" pitching 'Salem's Lot when there are so many other deserving SK titles available.
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    "...the splinter labelled Petrified Wood From The...

    "...the splinter labelled Petrified Wood From The Holy Land caught her attention at once, and she did not object when Mr. Gaunt took it from its case and dropped it in her hand."
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    Thanks for the update Brian. Looks like 2020 at a...

    Thanks for the update Brian. Looks like 2020 at a minimum.
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    From the CD production update for Night...

    From the CD production update for Night Shift":... As soon as the printer is done with SLEEPING BEAUTIES later this year, we'll be sending them NIGHT SHIFT. We'll have a better idea of their schedule...
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    I rate it as a 6/10. Not top tier but still...

    I rate it as a 6/10. Not top tier but still enjoyable. The ending was as weak as that of The Outsider.
    It is unlikely but I'm wondering if SK included the passage below as an indirect shout out to...
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    Absolutely agree. I have stated many times...

    Absolutely agree. I have stated many times (probably more than most here care to read) how much the Centipede edition enhances my reading experience although the passion I have for the story plays a...
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    In response to your eloquently phrased question,...

    In response to your eloquently phrased question, if Jerad or SK hadn't published /approved a 'Salem's Lot limited edition I guess I would have re-read my 1976 paperback edition 44 times instead of...
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    Fair enough. I based my position on...

    Fair enough.
    I based my position on perceptions gleaned from interviews with Watterson, Nevin Martell's Searching For Calvin & Hobbes, and Time Magazine's (content.time.com) Top 10 Most Reclusive...
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    I respectfully disagree. Watterson would likely...

    I respectfully disagree. Watterson would likely consider it redundant (which it is) and there would be zero chance of him signing anything.
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    Watterson would never allow it let alone sign...

    I also nominated Calvin & Hobbes during a similar Suntup survey a while back. As far as comics go, I think Calvin & Hobbes would be much deserving of a Suntup homage. It's an awesomely written and...
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    Dan Simmons-Summer Of Night (Done right with...

    Dan Simmons-Summer Of Night (Done right with Banished Dreams & Watching The Presidential Debates in Elm Haven included)/ A Winter Haunting two volume set.
    Richard Adams-Watership Down
    H.G....
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    I always smile at Mark Petrie's thoughts on his...

    Yes, indeed. I look forward to September 5th with great anticipation each year.[/QUOTE]Amazing. There was a convo on here a while ago about the debate on re-reading books. You are the poster boy! ...
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    Yes, indeed. I look forward to September 5th with...

    Yes, indeed. I look forward to September 5th with great anticipation each year.
  16. Thanks Bev. Trump digs aside I'm very much...

    Thanks Bev. Trump digs aside I'm very much looking forward to reading this book.
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    I will be embarking on my 44th annual reading of...

    I will be embarking on my 44th annual reading of 'Salem's Lot in style tomorrow...

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    Along the 'Salem's Lot line some recent...
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    This is how delays and backorders are eliminated!

    This is how delays and backorders are eliminated!
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    +1

    +1
  20. I have had a few interactions with Gerald via...

    I have had a few interactions with Gerald via phone and email over the past couple of years and found him to be pleasant and knowledgeable. I loaned him a copy of Second Coming to display in his...
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