I'm almost done, can't wait to move on to Book 7.

Discussion in 'The Dark Tower VI: Song of Susannah' started by Jonesy85, May 12, 2014.

  1. Jonesy85

    Jonesy85 Well-Known Member

    I took quite a while to get through Song Of Susannah, but I just have the epiloge to read and then onto The Dark Tower. It took me a little over a year to get through the first books- with plenty of other SK novels and Organized Crime books in-between.
     
  2. Neesy

    Neesy #1 fan (Annie Wilkes cousin) 1st cousin Mom's side

    Just started book two - The Drawing of the Three - I like it a lot!
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  3. Jonesy85

    Jonesy85 Well-Known Member

    Drawing of the Three has been my favorite so far.
     
  4. Neesy

    Neesy #1 fan (Annie Wilkes cousin) 1st cousin Mom's side

    I am not sure why I hesitated so long before picking up the second book in the series. I understand others (like me) were a bit turned off by the first book. I think I may stay away from this thread (sorry!) just in case some spoilers start popping up :smile:
     
  5. GNTLGNT

    GNTLGNT The idiot is IN

    ...the last leg of the journey is a hard one, but you'll still be the richer for it...
     
  6. HollyGolightly

    HollyGolightly Dancing in the rain

    It took me months to get through Book VII, but it was oh so satisfying once I did. Come back to discuss the ending when you've finished Jonesy85
     
  7. Jonesy85

    Jonesy85 Well-Known Member

    Starting today... I'll check back as soon as I'm done.
     
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  8. Angelo Bottigliero

    Angelo Bottigliero Well-Known Member

    Book 7 is absolutely great! Finally you will know how the greatest story ever told ends! It blew me away the first time.

    Neesy you've NEVER read them yet????? :O :O :O :O :O
     
  9. Neesy

    Neesy #1 fan (Annie Wilkes cousin) 1st cousin Mom's side

    Hey - I am just beginning "The Wastelands" and enjoyed Dark Tower II very much (plus the Wind Through the Keyhole, which I read a while back) (and it now makes more sense to me, after having read the second book).

    They are not typical Stephen King stories - more fantasy and time travel, which I actually like quite a bit!
     
  10. TrueGeneration

    TrueGeneration Well-Known Member

    I just finished Song of Susannah yesterday! I liked it! I do believe for me that this novel was more of a 'filler' of getting closer to the tower. I do like that this book took us to 1999. Very interesting. I think my favorite part was Roland and Eddie taking part in the shoot out at the general store in Maine. I know I've wrote this before, but I love the way King writes action! I actually really enjoyed King putting himself into the book. It was different and clever (and that epilogue at the very end, oh gosh! ;)


    This is what I'm afraid of. I'm going to start Book 7 today...but, man, just not ready to let of the characters and story. Good think Book 7 is a long one! :D
     
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  11. OldDarth

    OldDarth Well-Known Member

    You will cry. And get misty-eyed. Repeatedly. ...or so I have heard... :blush:
     
  12. TrueGeneration

    TrueGeneration Well-Known Member

    I'll have about five boxes of tissues ready in hand, then ;) (or maybe more...)
     
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  13. Jonesy85

    Jonesy85 Well-Known Member

    I really liked the ending. I'm on the lookout for Wind Through the Keyhole. I'm ordering it in September for my birthday, unless I find it at Goodwill first, flea market or library sale first.
     
  14. TrueGeneration

    TrueGeneration Well-Known Member

    I enjoyed The Wind Through the Keyhole. I liked the story within a story within a story concept. And I like learning more of Roland as a young gunslinger :)
     
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  15. Spideyman

    Spideyman Uber Member

    TWTTK is like going back home for a family reunion. Enjoy!
     
  16. Shoesalesman

    Shoesalesman Well-Known Member

    Going to be starting this book in the next day or so. Been a year and a half since I finished Wolves Of The Calla. Time to saddle up for the Tower once again.
     
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  17. Jonesy85

    Jonesy85 Well-Known Member

    Dude, I loved books 6 and especially 7. I can't wait to start The Wind Through the Keyhole and Little Sisters of Euloriah(sp).
     
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