The Institute
Score: 4.5
From 3,607 Ratings

The Institute


  • Author: Stephen King
  • Release Date : 2019-09-10
  • Genre: Mysteries & Thrillers
  • File Size: 7057869 Bytes


From #1 New York Times bestselling author Stephen King, the most riveting and unforgettable story of kids confronting evil since It. “This is King at his best” (The St. Louis Post-Dispatch).In the middle of the night, in a house on a quiet street in suburban Minneapolis, intruders silently murder Luke Ellis’s parents and load him into a black SUV. The operation takes less than two minutes. Luke will wake up at The Institute, in a room that looks just like his own, except there’s no window. And outside his door are other doors, behind which are other kids with special talents—telekinesis and telepathy—who got to this place the same way Luke did: Kalisha, Nick, George, Iris, and ten-year-old Avery Dixon. They are all in Front Half. Others, ...

The Institute
Score: 4.5
From 317 Ratings

The Institute


  • Author: Kayla Howarth
  • Release Date : 2015-01-07
  • Genre: Fiction & Literature
  • File Size: 550458 Bytes


Living in constant fear. Always looking over your shoulder. The source of your fear? The Institute.Allira Daniels will do anything to keep her Defective brother safe from the Institute. They claim to protect Defectives, but it’s human nature to fear the unknown. Defectives are dangerous, they possess abilities that no human should be able to. To Allira and the rest of her family, the Institute seems more like a prison than the safe-haven they promote themselves to be. Protecting Shilah from that fate is their number one priority.When Allira stumbles across a car crash involving two of her school classmates, she ignores all of her father’s warnings of laying low and not drawing attention to herself. By doing so, she may have just caught the eye of...

The Institute
Score: 4
From 38 Ratings

The Institute


  • Author : Stephen King
  • Publisher : Simon and Schuster
  • Release Date : 2019-09-10
  • Genre: Fiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781982110598


The Institute Book Description :

From #1 New York Times bestselling author Stephen King, the most riveting and unforgettable story of kids confronting evil since It. “This is King at his best” (The St. Louis Post-Dispatch). In the middle of the night, in a house on a quiet street in suburban Minneapolis, intruders silently murder Luke Ellis’s parents and load him into a black SUV. The operation takes less than two minutes. Luke will wake up at The Institute, in a room that looks just like his own, except there’s no window. And outside his door are other doors, behind which are other kids with special talents—telekinesis and telepathy—who got to this place the same way Luke did: Kalisha, Nick, George, Iris, and ten-year-old Avery Dixon. They are all in Front Half. Others,...

The Institute
Score: 4
From 37 Ratings

The Institute


  • Author : Stephen King
  • Publisher : Scribner
  • Release Date : 2019-09-10
  • Genre: Fiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781982110567


The Institute Book Description :

A NEW YORK TIMES 100 NOTABLE BOOKS OF 2019 SELECTION From #1 New York Times bestselling author Stephen King, the most riveting and unforgettable story of kids confronting evil since It. In the middle of the night, in a house on a quiet street in suburban Minneapolis, intruders silently murder Luke Ellis’s parents and load him into a black SUV. The operation takes less than two minutes. Luke will wake up at The Institute, in a room that looks just like his own, except there’s no window. And outside his door are other doors, behind which are other kids with special talents—telekinesis and telepathy—who got to this place the same way Luke did: Kalisha, Nick, George, Iris, and ten-year-old Avery Dixon. They are all in Front Half. Others, Luke lea...

The Institute
Score: 4
From 39 Ratings

The Institute


  • Author : Stephen King
  • Publisher : Hachette UK
  • Release Date : 2019-09-10
  • Genre: Fiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781529355420


The Institute Book Description :

'It does everything you'd expect of a masterpiece - and it is one' Sunday Express 'Hums and crackles with delicious unease' Independent 'A captivating, hybrid novel that shape-shifts through several genres' The Sunday Times Deep in the woods of Maine, there is a dark state facility where kids, abducted from across the United States, are incarcerated. In the Institute they are subjected to a series of tests and procedures meant to combine their exceptional gifts - telepathy, telekinesis - for concentrated effect. Luke Ellis is the latest recruit. He's just a regular 12-year-old, except he's not just smart, he's super-smart. And he has another gift which the Institute wants to use... Far away in a small town in South Carolina, former cop Tim Jamieson h...

Little Heaven
Score: 3
From 12 Ratings

Little Heaven


  • Author : Nick Cutter
  • Publisher : Simon and Schuster
  • Release Date : 2017-01-10
  • Genre: Fiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781501104213


Little Heaven Book Description :

A trio of mismatched mercenaries is hired by a young woman to evaluate the safety of a boy who may have been taken against his will to a New Mexico backwoods settlement, where the mercenaries encounter paranoia, mistrust, and insanity in the shadow of a monolithic idol....

The Institute

The Institute


  • Author : Geoffrey Cocks
  • Publisher : AuthorHouse
  • Release Date : 2007-02
  • Genre:
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781425967321


The Institute Book Description :

C.R. Galluzzo tells his story of raising daughters against the backdrop of his family's annual backpacking adventures. Together with a rotating, odd-lot collection of friends and acquaintances, each succeeding expedition weaves the chronicle of the hike to the tale of his daughters as they grow from childhood through blossoming adolescence to young adulthood. With wit and humor he tells the story of growing up and being a parent....

The Institute
Score: 3
From 1 Ratings

The Institute


  • Author : James M. Cain
  • Publisher : Overamstel Uitgevers
  • Release Date : 2013-01-15
  • Genre: Fiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9789049982287


The Institute Book Description :

An academic looking for money finds a woman and trouble instead Professor Lloyd Palmer loves a good biography. His fantasy is to start an institute to teach young scholars the biographical arts, and it will take old money to make his dreams come true. Around Washington, the oldest money is found not in the District, but in Delaware, a land of wealth so astonishing that even the Du Ponts are considered nouveau riche. But when the professor goes to Wilmington, he comes away not with old money, but young trouble. Her name is Hortense Garrett. She is his benefactor’s wife, a twenty-something beauty trapped in an unhappy marriage, whose good looks conceal the most cunning mind this side of the Potomac. She needs a ride to Washington, and Lloyd offers to...

IAUS  the Institute for Architecture and Urban Studies

IAUS the Institute for Architecture and Urban Studies


  • Author : Suzanne Frank
  • Publisher : AuthorHouse
  • Release Date : 2010
  • Genre: Art
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781452086965


IAUS the Institute for Architecture and Urban Studies Book Description :

The book is a combined memoir and impressionistic history of the Institute for Architecture and Urban Studies. At first affiliated with New York's Museum of Modern Art and Cornell University, The Institute housed architects, artists and historians who worked on creative design and intellectual projects and would become world renown. Its creation and direction was in the hands of its able leader, Peter Eisenman. Besides a documentary study of the work that went on there, among an international clearing house, The book is laced with impressions of the author's experience there. it has been in the works for over 12 years and was originally financed by the Graham Foundation For The Study of the Fine Arts and has subsequently been aided by Dr. Jenny Kaufm...

Festschrift     The Institute of Nuclear Medicine

Festschrift The Institute of Nuclear Medicine


  • Author : University College
  • Publisher : Springer Science & Business Media
  • Release Date : 2011-10-23
  • Genre: Medical
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9783642251238


Festschrift The Institute of Nuclear Medicine Book Description :

The Institute of Nuclear Medicine, founded in 1961, celebrates with this Festschrift, its Golden Jubilee. It has been a remarkable 50 years of progress of the radionuclide tracer methodology. From initial, physiology based experimentation, a full independent medical discipline evolved, and with it, a comprehensive clinical service. Diagnosis and Treatment with radiotracers have established the basis for Nuclear Medicine. Technological advances have permeated the field like none other, its multidisciplinary character and its translational research are embedded in the history of the Institute and its success. Recent and latest advances in the field promise a future as bright as has been witnessed and documented in the last 50 years....

The Institute of Accounts

The Institute of Accounts


  • Author : Stephen E. Loeb
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release Date : 2003-11-20
  • Genre: Business & Economics
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781134441525


The Institute of Accounts Book Description :

This book focuses upon the Institute of Accounts (IA), an organization to which the modern United States accounting profession can trace its roots. The IA was organized in the early 1880s in New York City and, as discussed in this book, attracted a diverse membership that included some of the leading accounting thinkers of the period. The Institute...