11.22.63

11.22.63
Titel: 11.22.63
Auteur: King, Stephen
Bestelnr.: 9781444727333
Uitgever: Hodder & Stoughton
Prijs : € 11,95
Dit artikel is naar verwachting leverbaar vanaf 22 juni 2012.
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Stephen King's latest paperback, and it's a time-travelling exploration of the assassination of JFK. Jake Epping is a high school English teacher who travels back in time to 1958 and meets a troubled loner called Lee Harvey Oswald. With extraordinary imaginative power, King weaves the social, political and popular culture of his baby-boom American generation into a devastating exercise in escalating suspense

WHAT IF you could go back in time and change the course of history? WHAT IF the watershed moment you could change was the JFK assassination? 11.22.63, the date that Kennedy was shot - unless ...King takes his protagonist Jake Epping, a high school English teacher from Lisbon Falls, Maine, 2011, on a fascinating journey back to 1958 - from a world of mobile phones and iPods to a new world of Elvis and JFK, of Plymouth Fury cars and Lindy Hopping, of a troubled loner named Lee Harvey Oswald and a beautiful high school librarian named Sadie Dunhill, who becomes the love of Jake's life - a life that transgresses all the normal rules of time. With extraordinary imaginative power, King weaves the social, political and popular culture of his baby-boom American generation into a devastating exercise in escalating suspense.