The Outsider is a horror novel by American author Stephen King, published on May 22, 2018, by Scribner. Plot. In Flint City, Oklahoma, police detective Ralph Anderson arrests popular teacher and Little League coach Terry Maitland in front of a crowd of baseball spectators, charging him with raping, mutilating and killing an 11-year-old boy. The ...
The following version of the novel was used to create this study guide: King, Stephen. The Outsider. Scribner, May 22, 2018. Kindle. In The Outsider by Stephen King, Detective Ralph Anderson was stumped when physical evidence placed a suspect for the brutal murder of a child in two different places at one time.
Stephen King sets up a fabulous crime mystery before the book steps away from the crime mystery into more familiar King territory. I enjoyed it nonetheless: the characters, dialogue and texture are as rich as usual, and it is exciting and full of incident.
The Outsider Formats: Hardcover, eBook First Edition Release Date:May, 2018. Synopsis: An unspeakable crime. A confounding investigation. At a time when the King brand has never been stronger, he has delivered one of his most unsettling and compulsively readable stories. An eleven-year-old boy's violated corpse is found in a town park.
The Outsider is a crime-thriller book by Stephen King.It was published on May 22, 2018. HBO is producing a miniseries that is going to be released on January 12, 2020. Plot. The novel begins like a police procedural, but shifts to a horror novel towards the end, employing two common genres of Stephen King.
In 'The Outsider,' Stephen King straddles the worlds of crime and horror in the story of a Little League coach accused of murder. A 3.5 star review.
Stephen King is the author of more than sixty books, all of them worldwide bestsellers. His recent work includes The Institute, Elevation, The Outsider, Sleeping Beauties (cowritten with his son Owen King), and the Bill Hodges trilogy: End of Watch, Finders Keepers, and Mr. Mercedes (an Edgar Award winner for Best Novel and an AT&T Audience Network original television series).
Stephen King had one hell of a 2017, and he’s not slowing down in 2018. We don’t expect this year to be quite as Stephen King heavy as last year – after all, 2017 saw the release/premiere of ...
I mostly decided to read The Outsider by Stephen King because it seemed long overdue for me to read one of his books. The last time I read a Stephen King novel, I must have been in high school. I have no recollection of it, and I don’t exactly remember which book it was (I …
Hello all you poor mooks wrongfully accused of HEINOUS crime! It’s been a while. Sorry about that but real life has this nasty habit of taking over and forcing your attention elsewhere. But then Stephen King released a new book and I dropped everything to read it. Then real life told me to shut up…