Jack Sawyer
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    The Talisman: Talisman, Book 1 | Stephen King, Peter Straub

    The Talisman: Talisman, Book 1

    • UNABRIDGED (28 hrs)
    • By Stephen King, Peter Straub
    • Narrated By Frank Muller
    Overall
    (94)
    Performance
    (16)
    Story
    (16)

    On a brisk autumn day, a 13-year-old boy stands on the shores of the gray Atlantic, near a silent amusement park and a fading ocean resort called the Alhambra. The past has driven Jack Sawyer here: His father is gone, his mother is dying, and the world no longer makes sense. But for Jack everything is about to change...

    Too long

    I like Stephen King, but not this book at least in this version. Far too long, large swathes of uninteresting drivel. The story at times borders on ..Show More »

    Reviewed on 24 March 2010 by David (Uttoxeter, United Kingdom)
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    The Talisman: Talisman, Book 1 | Stephen King

    The Talisman: Talisman, Book 1

    • UNABRIDGED (28 hrs and 6 mins)
    • By Stephen King
    • Narrated By Frank Muller
    • Whispersync for Voice-ready
    Overall
    (285)
    Performance
    (205)
    Story
    (203)

    In a terrifying trip across America, young Jack Sawyer is searching for the Talisman, the only thing that can save his dying mother. His quest takes him into the menacing Territories where violence, surprise, and the titanic struggle between good and evil reach across a mythic landscape.

    Riveting Nightmare Trip

    This really fast paced journey in and out of parallel worlds traces the journey of a boy anxious to save his mother from death. His terrifying exper..Show More »

    Reviewed on 23 March 2008 by Mrs (United Kingdom)