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Another Carrie Question

Discussion in 'Carrie' started by novelwriter, Jan 23, 2015.

  1. novelwriter

    novelwriter Member

    Ok gang I looked at most of the books of Carrie and would it be considered a novella? The bookis all looked very short and I don't know which one to get that would have the complete story in it. Does it matter? What year of publication should I get?
    Thanks
    Mel
     
  2. Dana Jean

    Dana Jean Reformed Dirty Pirate Hooker Moderator

    Hi NW! Welcome and I love the puppy picture. I just finished Carrie and it is short.
     
  3. king family fan

    king family fan Prolific member

  4. GNTLGNT

    GNTLGNT The idiot is IN

    ...Books of Carrie????...there is only one, and it is a complete novel...page count is about 253 depending on format...a novella is somewhere in the neighborhood of 50 to 100 pages....
     
  5. Neesy

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

    I read this way back when, when it first came out. Now that I am oh so much older, I ordered the special slip-case edition from Cemetery Dance books. (If you have a few extra bucks maybe you could look into it?)

    Even when I am out looking for old Stephen King books, I have never seen a copy of this one for sale. It was his first popular book and if it hadn't been successful for him I guess we would not all be here today, enjoying this message board.

    StephenKing.com - Carrie
     
  6. doowopgirl

    doowopgirl very avid fan

    Welcome. It's not one of the doorstoppers, but it's a whole book. My first and been reading ever since.
     

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