Doctor Sleep

Doctor Sleep

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by Madison Smartt Bell
     
 

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Madison Smartt Bell is one of the most versatile and gifted authors of his generation, a literary stylist with few peers. Doctor Sleep, one of his best novels, is a taut and satisfying psychological thriller planned to be released as a major motion picture under the title Hypnotic. Adrian Strother is a hypnotherapist who, paradoxically, can't get to sleep. He plies…  See more details below

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Madison Smartt Bell is one of the most versatile and gifted authors of his generation, a literary stylist with few peers. Doctor Sleep, one of his best novels, is a taut and satisfying psychological thriller planned to be released as a major motion picture under the title Hypnotic. Adrian Strother is a hypnotherapist who, paradoxically, can't get to sleep. He plies his trade in a depressed section of London, doing the occasional job for Scotland Yard, which brings him into contact with an unsavory drug trafficker. As little girls become the target of a serial killer, Adrian treads the line between tortured wakefulness and surreal sleep, and the gifts of his insomnia are called upon to unlock the secrets of a man who believes he has discovered the key to immortality. Part spiritual pilgrimage, part thriller, Doctor Sleep is witty, menacing, and deeply satisfying, a bravura performance by one of today's finest writers.

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ISBN-13:
9780140165609
Publisher:
Penguin Group (USA) Incorporated
Publication date:
06/01/1992
Pages:
304
Product dimensions:
7.00(w) x 5.00(h) x 1.00(d)

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Doctor Sleep 5 out of 5 based on 0 ratings. 1 reviews.
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
Kiss your hand 3 times then post this on 3 differant books and lpok under your pillow.