No kidding. You can still get used copy’s of the first printingNo, not read any, but I do remember holding the original paperback of The Running Man in my hands and reading the front and back cover description to see what it was about. It has a striking cover and that's what drew me to it. I put the book back on the shelf and moved on. If only I knew then...….
It wasn’t long after thinner that the curtain was pulled by that one fan.My sister and I called him out after a few chapters of 'Thinner'. Something to do with getting lunchmeat or a hot dog at a convenience store. C'mon now, this is Stephen King. Who can write about lunchmeat like this?