- Title: GWENDY’S BUTTON BOX (Slipcased Limited Edition)
- Author: Stephen KING
- Publisher: SST Publications
- Published: 2017
- Edition: First Limited
- Ref: 13792
About The Book
This is a Limited Edition (600 copies only) slipcased hardback gift edition novella with a full 1 to 10 number sequence indicating a first printing of this edition. UNREAD. Bought new at publication and stored carefully ever since. Comes complete with a sturdy slipcase. A collaboration between Stephen King and Richard Chizmar. Featuring cover art and 7 never before seen illustrations by the masterful Vincent Sammy (The Damage Museum)
SYNOPSIS: “The little town of Castle Rock, Maine has witnessed some strange events and unusual visitors over the years, but there is one story that has never been told… until now.
There are three ways up to Castle View from the town of Castle Rock: Route 117, Pleasant Road, and the Suicide Stairs. Every day in the summer of 1974 twelve-year-old Gwendy Peterson has taken the stairs, which are held by strong (if time-rusted) iron bolts and zig-zag up the cliff side.
At the top of the stairs, Gwendy catches her breath and listens to the shouts of the kids on the playground. From a bit farther away comes the chink of an aluminum bat hitting a baseball as the Senior League kids practice for the Labor Day charity game.
One day, a stranger calls to Gwendy: “Hey, girl. Come on over here for a bit. We ought to palaver, you and me.”
On a bench in the shade sits a man in black jeans, a black coat like for a suit, and a white shirt unbuttoned at the top. On his head is a small neat black hat. The time will come when Gwendy has nightmares about that hat…”
Packed weight 975gms. IN STOCK FOR IMMEDIATE DESPATCH