11 22 63
Score: 3.5
From 1,162 Ratings

11 22 63


  • Author : Stephen King
  • Publisher : Simon and Schuster
  • Release Date : 2011-11-08
  • Genre: Fiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 1451627300


11 22 63 Book Description :

One of the Ten Best Books of The New York Times Book Review Winner of the Los Angeles Times Book Prize Now a miniseries from Hulu starring James Franco ON NOVEMBER 22, 1963, THREE SHOTS RANG OUT IN DALLAS, PRESIDENT KENNEDY DIED, AND THE WORLD CHANGED. WHAT IF YOU COULD CHANGE IT BACK? In this brilliantly conceived tour de force, Stephen King—who has absorbed the social, political, and popular culture of his generation more imaginatively and thoroughly than any other writer—takes readers on an incredible journey into the past and the possibility of altering it. It begins with Jake Epping, a thirty-five-year-old English teacher in Lisbon Falls, Maine, who makes extra money teaching GED classes. He asks his students to write about an event that cha...

11 22 63
Score: 4
From 2,749 Ratings

11 22 63


  • Author : Stephen King
  • Publisher : Simon and Schuster
  • Release Date : 2012-07-24
  • Genre: Fiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781451694956


11 22 63 Book Description :

ON NOVEMBER 22, 1963, THREE SHOTS RANG OUT IN DALLAS, PRESIDENT KENNEDY DIED, AND THE WORLD CHANGED. WHAT IF YOU COULD CHANGE IT BACK? In this brilliantly conceived tour de force, Stephen King—who has absorbed the social, political, and popular culture of his generation more imaginatively and thoroughly than any other writer—takes readers on an incredible journey into the past and the possibility of altering it. It begins with Jake Epping, a thirty-five-year-old English teacher in Lisbon Falls, Maine, who makes extra money teaching GED classes. He asks his students to write about an event that changed their lives, and one essay blows him away—a gruesome, harrowing story about the night more than fifty years ago when Harry Dunning’s father cam...

11 22 63  Enhanced eBook

11 22 63 Enhanced eBook


  • Author : Stephen King
  • Publisher : Simon and Schuster
  • Release Date : 2011-11-08
  • Genre: Fiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781451651645


11 22 63 Enhanced eBook Book Description :

One of the Ten Best Books of The New York Times Book Review Winner of the Los Angeles Times Book Prize Soon to be a miniseries from Hulu starring James Franco This enhanced ebook edition contains a 13-minute film, written and narrated by Stephen King and enhanced with historic footage from CBS News, that will take you back—as King’s novel does—to Kennedy era America. On November 22, 1963, three shots rang out in Dallas, President Kennedy died, and the world changed. What if you could change it back? Stephen King’s heart-stoppingly dramatic new novel is about a man who travels back in time to prevent the JFK assassination—a thousand page tour de force. Following his massively successful novel Under the Dome, King sweeps readers back in time ...

11 22 63   a novel
Score: 4
From 2,748 Ratings

11 22 63 a novel


  • Author : Stephen King
  • Publisher :
  • Release Date : 2011
  • Genre: Education
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 144472729X


11 22 63 a novel Book Description :

On November 22, 1963, three shots rang out in Dallas, President Kennedy died, and the world changed. What if you could change it back? The author's new novel is about a man who travels back in time to prevent the JFK assassination. In this novel that is a tribute to a simpler era, he sweeps readers back in time to another moment, a real life moment, when everything went wrong: the JFK assassination. And he introduces readers to a character who has the power to change the course of history. Jake Epping is a thirty-five-year-old high school English teacher in Lisbon Falls, Maine, who makes extra money teaching adults in the GED program....

Oswald s Tale
Score: 3.5
From 8 Ratings

Oswald s Tale


  • Author : Norman Mailer
  • Publisher : Random House
  • Release Date : 2007-01-23
  • Genre: Biography & Autobiography
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 158836593X


Oswald s Tale Book Description :

In perhaps his most important literary feat, Norman Mailer fashions an unprecedented portrait of one of the great villains—and enigmas—in United States history. Here is Lee Harvey Oswald—his family background, troubled marriage, controversial journey to Russia, and return to an “America [waiting] for him like an angry relative whose eyes glare in the heat.” Based on KGB and FBI transcripts, government reports, letters and diaries, and Mailer’s own international research, this is an epic account of a man whose cunning, duplicity, and self-invention were both at home in and at odds with the country he forever altered. Praise for Oswald’s Tale “America’s largest mystery has found its greatest interpreter.”—The Washington Post Book ...

Eleven Twenty two Sixty three

Eleven Twenty two Sixty three


  • Author : Stephen King
  • Publisher :
  • Release Date : 2012
  • Genre: Fiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 1594135592


Eleven Twenty two Sixty three Book Description :

Receiving a horrific essay from a GED student with a traumatic past, high-school English teacher Jake Epping is enlisted by a friend to travel back in time to prevent the assassination of John F. Kennedy, a mission for which he must reacclimate to 1960s culture and befriend troubled loner Lee Harvey Oswald. (suspense). Reissue....

11 22 63
Score: 4
From 2 Ratings

11 22 63


  • Author : Adam Braver
  • Publisher : Tin House Books
  • Release Date : 2008-11-01
  • Genre: Fiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9780980243628


11 22 63 Book Description :

A tale based on the JFK assassination follows Jackie's journey from her departure for Dallas through her eventual return to the White House after the president's death and is interspersed with the stories of such characters as a motorcycle cavalcade officer, an onlooker who caught the shooting on film, and servants helping to plan the funeral. Original....

American Tabloid
Score: 4
From 17 Ratings

American Tabloid


  • Author : James Ellroy
  • Publisher : Vintage
  • Release Date : 2011-06-29
  • Genre: Fiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9780307798435


American Tabloid Book Description :

CHOSEN BY TIME MAGAZINE AS ONE OF THE TEN BEST BOOKS OF THE YEAR "ONE HELLISHLY EXCITING RIDE." --Detroit Free Press The '50s are finished. Zealous young senator Robert Kennedy has a red-hot jones to nail Jimmy Hoffa. JFK has his eyes on the Oval Office. J. Edgar Hoover is swooping down on the Red Menace. Howard Hughes is dodging subpoenas and digging up Kennedy dirt. And Castro is mopping up the bloody aftermath of his new communist nation. "HARD-BITTEN. . . INGENIOUS. . . ELLROY SEGUES INTO POLITICAL INTRIGUE WITHOUT MISSING A BEAT." --The New York Times In the thick of it: FBI men Kemper Boyd and Ward Littell. They work every side of the street, jerking the chains of made men, street scum, and celebrities alike, while Pete Bondurant, ex-rogue cop,...

November 22  1963

November 22 1963


  • Author : Dean R. Owen
  • Publisher : Skyhorse
  • Release Date : 2015-11-10
  • Genre: History
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781510707399


November 22 1963 Book Description :

Gripping, personal stories about the life and death of President Kennedy. In November 22, 1963, Dean Owen curates a fascinating collection of interviews and thought-provoking commentaries from notable men and women connected to that notorious Friday afternoon. Those who worked closely with the president, civil rights leaders, celebrities, prominent journalists, and political allies are among the many voices asked to share their reflections on the significance of that day and the legacy of JFK. A few of the names include: • Tom Brokaw, a young reporter in Omaha in 1963 • Andy Rooney, veteran television and radio newscaster • Letitia Baldrige, former Chief of Staff to First Lady Jacqueline Kennedy • Congressman John Lewis, sole survivor of the ...

The Death of a President
Score: 4.5
From 6 Ratings

The Death of a President


  • Author : William Manchester
  • Publisher : Little, Brown
  • Release Date : 2013-10-08
  • Genre: Biography & Autobiography
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9780316370721


The Death of a President Book Description :

William Manchester's epic and definitive account of President John F. Kennedy's assassination--now restored to print in a new paperback edition. As the world still reeled from the tragic and historic events of November 22, 1963, William Manchester set out, at the request of the Kennedy family, to create a detailed, authoritative record of the days immediately preceding and following President John F. Kennedy's death. Through hundreds of interviews, abundant travel and firsthand observation, and with unique access to the proceedings of the Warren Commission, Manchester conducted an exhaustive historical investigation, accumulating forty-five volumes of documents, exhibits, and transcribed tapes. His ultimate objective -- to set down as a whole the nat...