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Collection: 7-day Books
Call Number: ME F
Author: King, Stephen
Title: Elevation
Summary, etc. note: "Set in the fictional town of Castle Rock, Maine The latest from legendary master storyteller Stephen King, a riveting, extraordinarily eerie, and moving story about a man whose mysterious affliction brings a small town together--a timely, upbeat tale about finding common ground despite deep-rooted differences. Although Scott Carey doesn't look any different, he's been steadily losing weight. There are a couple of other odd things, too. He weighs the same in his clothes and out of them, no matter how heavy they are. Scott doesn't want to be poked and prodded. He mostly just wants someone else to know, and he trusts Doctor Bob Ellis. In the small town of Castle Rock, the setting of many of King's most iconic stories, Scott is engaged in a low grade--but escalating--battle with the lesbians next door whose dog regularly drops his business on Scott's lawn. One of the women is friendly; the other, cold as ice. Both are trying to launch a new restaurant, but the people of Castle Rock want no part of a gay married couple, and the place is in trouble. When Scott finally understands the prejudices they face-including his own--he tries to help. Unlikely alliances, the annual foot race, and the mystery of Scott's affliction bring out the best in people who have indulged the worst in themselves and others. From Stephen King, our "most precious renewable resource, like Shakespeare in the malleability of his work" (The Guardian), Elevation is an antidote to our divisive culture, as gloriously joyful (with a twinge of deep sadness) as "It's a Wonderful Life.""--

International Standard Book Number: 9781982102319 (hardback)
International Standard Book Number: 9781982102326 (paperback)
Canceled/invalid ISBN: 9781982102333 (ebook)
Description conventions: rda
Authentication code: pcc
Classification number: PS3561.I483
Item number: E44 2018
Edition number: 23
Classification number: 813/.54
Source of number: bisacsh
Classification number: FIC030000
Classification number: FIC019000
Dates associated with a name: 1947-
Relator term: author.
Statement of responsibility, etc.: Stephen King.
Place of publication: New York ,NY
Name of publisher: Simon & Schuster
Date of publication: 2018
Projected publication date: 1810
: New York :
: Scribner,
: 2018.
Extent: 146 Pages
: rdacontent
: text
: txt
: rdamedia
: unmediated
: n
: rdacarrier
: volume
: nc
Bibliography, etc. note: Includes bibliographical references and index.
: Provided by publisher.
Source of acquisition: B & T
Purchase price: 19.95
Source of heading or term: bisacsh
Source of heading or term: bisacsh
Subject: FICTION / Suspense.
Subject: FICTION / Literary.
Source of term: gsafd
Genre/form data or focus term: Suspense fiction.
Main entry heading: King, Stephen, 1947- author.
Place, publisher, and date of publication: New York : Scribner, 2018
Display text: Online version:
Title: Elevation
Record control number: (DLC) 2018039168
International Standard Book Number: 9781982102333
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: 1 shelf copy
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