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Free read ✓ Thinner Author Richard Bachman Ì PDF, DOC, TXT, eBook or Kindle ePUB free ☆ [PDF / Epub] ☉ Thinner By Richard Bachman – Berkingmad.co.uk Billy Halleck good husband and loving father is both beneficiary and victim of the American good life He has an expensive[PDF / Epub] Thinner By Richard Bachman Berkingmad.co.uk Billy Halleck good husband and loving father is both beneficiary and victim of the American good life.

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Of the American good life He has an expensive home a nice family and a rewarding career as a lawyerbut he is also fifty pounds overweight and edging into heart attack country.

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Thinner Author Richard BachmHe has an expensive home a nice family and a rewarding career as a lawyerbut he is also fifty poun Billy Halleck good husband and loving father is both beneficiary and victim.

Free read ✓ Thinner Author Richard Bachman Ì PDF DOC TXT eBook or Kindle ePUB free Stephen King pseudonymAt the beginning of Stephen King's career the general view among publishers was that an author was limited to one book per year since publishing would be unacceptable to the public King therefore wanted to write under another name in order to increase his publication without over saturating the market for the King brand He convinced his publisher Signet Books to print these novels under a pseudonymIn his introduction to The Bachman Books King states that adopting the nom de plume Bachman was also an attempt to make sense out of his career and try to answer the uestion of whether his success was due to talent or luck He says he deliberately released the Bachman novels with as little marketing presence as possible and did his best to load the dice against Bachman King concludes that he has yet to find an answer to the talent versus luck uestion as he felt he was outed as Bachman too early to know The Bachman book Thinner sold copies during its initial run—and then ten times as many when it was revealed that Bachman was in fact KingThe pseudonym King originally selected Gus Pillsbury is King's maternal grandfather's name but at the last moment King changed it to Richard Bachman Richard is a tribute to crime author Donald E Westlake's long running pseudonym Richard Stark The surname Stark was later used in King's novel The Dark Half in which an author's malevolent pseudonym George Stark comes to life Bachman was inspired by Bachman–Turner Overdrive a rock and roll band King was listening to at the time his publisher asked him to choose a pseudonym on the spotKing provided biographical details for Bachman initially in the about the author blurbs in the early novels Known facts about Bachman were that he was born in New York served a four year stint in the Coast Guard which he then followed with ten years in the merchant marine Bachman finally settled down in rural central New Hampshire where he ran a medium sized dairy farm writing at night His fifth novel was dedicated to his wife Claudia Inez Bachman who also received credit for the bogus author photo on the book jacket Other facts about the author were revealed in publicity dispatches from Bachman's publishers the Bachmans had one child a boy who died in an unfortunate Stephen King ish type accident at the age of six when he fell through a well and drowned In a brain tumour was discovered near the base of Bachman's brain; tricky surgery removed it After Bachman's true identity was revealed later publicity dispatches and about the author blurbs revealed that Bachman died suddenly in late of cancer of the pseudonym a rare form of schizonomiaKing dedicated Bachman's early books— Rage The Long Walk Roadwork and The Running Man —to people close to him The link between King and his shadow writer was exposed after a Washington DC bookstore clerk Steve Brown noted similarities between the writing styles of King and Bachman Brown located publisher's records at the Library of Congress which included a document naming King as the author of one of Bachman's novels Brown wrote to King's publishers with a copy of the documents he had uncovered and asked them what to do Two weeks later King telephoned Brown personally and suggested he write an article about how he discovered the truth allowing himself to be interviewed King has taken full ownership of the Bachman name on numerous occasions as with the republication of the first four Bachman titles as The Bachman Books Four Early Novels by Stephen King in The introduction titled Why I Was Bachman details the whole BachmanKing storySource.

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  • Jeffrey Keeten

    Free read ✓ Thinner Author Richard Bachman Ì PDF DOC TXT eBook or Kindle ePUB free Thinner Author Richard Bachm“Some guys a lot of guys don't believe what they are seeing especially if it gets in the way of what they eat or drink or think or believe Me I don't believe in God But if I saw him I would I wouldn't just go around saying 'Jesus that was a great special effect' The definition of an asshole is a guy who doesn't believe what he's seeing And you can uote me” Richie “The Hammer” Ginelli William Halleck is a damn fine lawyer a rising s


  • Kemper

    Free read ✓ Thinner Author Richard Bachman Ì PDF DOC TXT eBook or Kindle ePUB free Thinner Author Richard BachmAnd I thought the Atkins Diet sounded unhealthyWilliam Halleck is a successful lawyer living in upper middle class splendor in a Connecticut suburb with his wife and daughter and his biggest problem is that he’s overweight His perfect life is upset when he accidently ran over an old Gypsy woman when he was ahem distracted behind the wheel Since Billy is one of the solid taxpayers who plays golf with all the right people the whole mess is uickly tidied up in court without him getting so much as a ticket However another old Gypsy puts a whammy on him and suddenly Billy can’t keep weight on no matter how much he eats As he becomes a shadow of his former self Billy sets out on a desperate uest to track down the Gypsy and try to convince him to lift the curse of growi


  • Ahmad Sharabiani

    Free read ✓ Thinner Author Richard Bachman Ì PDF DOC TXT eBook or Kindle ePUB free Thinner Author Richard BachmThinner Stephen KingThinner is a 1984 novel by Stephen King published under his pseudonym Richard Bachman It was the last novel King released under the Richard Bachman pseudonym Billy Halleck an arrogant and morbidly obese lawyer in Connecticut has recently fought an agonizing court case in which he was charged with vehicular manslaughter He cannot seem to


  • Paul O&

    Free read ✓ Thinner Author Richard Bachman Ì PDF DOC TXT eBook or Kindle ePUB free Thinner Author Richard BachmThis was my third time reading this and I love it even In my top five King books of all time Love love love love it And that ending Still one of the best in a King book Loved it it's every bit as good as I remembered and One of my favourites of all time and one of the best creepiest audiobooks Highly thoroughly and totally recommended


  • Will M.

    Free read ✓ Thinner Author Richard Bachman Ì PDF DOC TXT eBook or Kindle ePUB free Thinner Author Richard BachmThe premise really prompted me to read this novel Aside from the fact that King wrote this the premise really made me curious as to what the novel was all about It was about a man who got cursed and now he's losing weight everyday and he fears that it will come to a point where he'll turn into nothingEverything was good but nothing was great That's the main problem of the novel for me While the start of the novel was batshit amazing and fast paced the middle and the end was a h


  • Ginger

    Free read ✓ Thinner Author Richard Bachman Ì PDF DOC TXT eBook or Kindle ePUB free Thinner Author Richard BachmThis was an addicting and enjoyable book to readIt’s a great revenge novel and I enjoyed reading about how Billy Halleck goes from a big fat man to something rather morbidBilly Halleck an upscale attorney accidentally hits and kills an old gypsy woman in his car when she steps out from the sidewalk Now is he guilty of vehicular manslaughter or not Unfortunately for Billy an old gypsy man believes he is and puts a curse on him The old gypsy man touches his check and says THINNEROr did he It seems like Billy’s wife doctor and friends think that he’s losing his mind and reaching for why he’s suddenly losing weight at a very rapid paceGypsy curseYou're crazy Billy HalleckSo Billy decides to prove them all wrong and contact the oth


  • Bren

    Free read ✓ Thinner Author Richard Bachman Ì PDF DOC TXT eBook or Kindle ePUB free Thinner Author Richard Bachm“The definition of an asshole is a guy who doesn't believe what he's seeing” ― Richard Bachman ThinnerDoes anyone reaalize this book has an average rating of


  • Dan Schwent

    Free read ✓ Thinner Author Richard Bachman Ì PDF DOC TXT eBook or Kindle ePUB free Thinner Author Richard BachmOverweight lawyer William Halleck strikes and kills a gypsy woman who is crossing the street He is acuitted but a relative of the woman touches Halleck's cheek and curses him Now he's losing three pounds a day with no end in sight Can he track down the gypsy man and get him to remove the curse or will he waste away to nothingWhat's so scary about a fat guy losing weight A lot it turns out Never has getting a tug job in the car from your wife gotten someone into so much trouble I felt for old William Halleck and his curse I also shared his anger toward his wife because of her reaction to the whole thingAs with most KingBachman books from this era the story is shorter than his later works killer and less filler Bachman references Stephen King a couple times weird since now everyone and their senile grandma knows the two are one and the same The King I read the I realize he returns to the same concepts repeatedly be it unprepared people going up against staggering odds


  • Sue

    Free read ✓ Thinner Author Richard Bachman Ì PDF DOC TXT eBook or Kindle ePUB free Thinner Author Richard BachmI’ve only read a few of Stephen Kings book but I have watched in moviesThis is the first one as Richard BachmanAnd yes I did enjoy it and would recommend for anyone who likes dark sidelight horrorI don’t like horror this is “jumpy” as you Imagine “stuff” that happensI’m rating this personally as a 35 due to I’ve read psychological thrillers worse than thisGreat introduction to Bachman’s work thoughFunny ending As in odd strange


  • Carol

    Free read ✓ Thinner Author Richard Bachman Ì PDF DOC TXT eBook or Kindle ePUB free Thinner Author Richard BachmThe older Stephen King novels continue to amaze methis one grabbed me from page one and did not let go When grossly overweight attorney Billy Helleck unintentionally