A Good Marriage

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Author(s): Stephen King
Original Publish Date: Sep 30, 2014
eAudio - unabridged
Audio (3.55 hours)
Product Number: Z100135688
Released: Feb 12, 2018
Business Term: 2 Year
ISBN: #9781442383616
Narrator/s: Jessica Hecht
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Description

Soon to be a major motion picture starring Kristen Connelly, Joan Allen, and Anthony La Paglia, Stephen King's short story, "A Good Marriage" from Full Dark, No Stars is now available as a stand-alone audio edition! Bob Anderson, Darcy's husband of more than twenty years, is away on one of his business trips, when his unsuspecting wife looks for batteries in the garage. Her toe knocks up against a box under a worktable and she discovers she doesn't know her husband at all, but rather has been living with a stranger. This horrifying discovery, rendered with bristling intensity, could be the end of what Darcy though was a good marriage…

All formats/editions

CD
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Author(s): Stephen King
Narrator(s): Jessica Hecht
Product Number DD15168
Released: Sep 30, 2014
Business Term: Purchase
ISBN: #9781442383609
eBook
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Author(s): Stephen King
Product Number EB00582486
Released: Sep 30, 2014
Business Term: 2 Year
Publisher: Scribner
ISBN: #9781501104428

Professional reviews

"Reissued to coincide with the movie release, this noir tale from King takes us into the horror of a spouse who hides a horrendous secret. Listening to a suburban housewife discover that her husband has raped and killed numerous women brings the unsettling sensation that we can never truly know another personÑnor the actions we are each capable of performing. Jessica HechtÕs narration is marred by forced characterizations and a tendency to raise her pitch at the ends of sentences. When Hecht is simply speaking, her voice flows evenly, but it becomes artificial as she steps into character voices. This story was included in KingÕs previously released work FULL DARK, NO STARS. M.L.R. © AudioFile 2014, Portland, Maine"

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