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One night

Discussion in 'Cujo' started by Chazel1972, Mar 11, 2014.

  1. Chazel1972

    Chazel1972 Well-Known Member

    I read this in one sitting, one summer night in college. I think I picked it up around mid afternoon and the next thing you know I was done (bawling my eyes out, and the birds were chirping and my roommates were getting up for work). :sleeping:
     
  2. GNTLGNT

    GNTLGNT The idiot is IN

    ...he was a good pooch...
     
  3. not_nadine

    not_nadine Comfortably Roont

  4. Lisey Landon

    Lisey Landon Well-Known Member

    I was about 17 when I read this book, and it remember being totally captivated by the characters and the story. At that point in my life, it was the best book I had ever read. Time for a re-read, but I need to finish From A Buick 8 first. :)
     
  5. Chazel1972

    Chazel1972 Well-Known Member

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  6. bigkingfan91

    bigkingfan91 Well-Known Member

    I have to re read that one soon, it's been way way way too long for me! I actually, DONT HAVE IT right now so I better be on the lookout for a copy!
     
  7. kingricefan

    kingricefan All-being, keeper of Space, Time & Dimension.

    You read it in one night and it took King three unremembered in-a-drunken-haze days to write it! Cujo wanted to be a GOOD DOG for THE BOY.
     
  8. GNTLGNT

    GNTLGNT The idiot is IN

  9. Sunlight Gardener

    Sunlight Gardener Well-Known Member

    My first instinct when I finished Cujo was wanting to close the book, jump up and down on it, tear it into little pieces and light it on fire. It certainly was a good story, which is why I had such a strong reaction, but that ending. Grrrrrr. I felt like Cujo myself, I wanted to take some bites out of it.:mad:

    Took me almost 20 years to re-read it and I had the same reaction the second time.
     
  10. summer_sky

    summer_sky Well-Known Member

    As I recall... it's been years... I read Cujo in one sitting, too.
    I think it is time I reread this one.
     
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  11. Doc Creed

    Doc Creed Well-Known Member

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