Stephen King – Carrie

Carrie was the first book to be published by bestselling author Stephen King and had a release date of April 5, 1974.

It has since been made into two separate movies – the first featured Sissy Spacek and the second starred Chloe Grace Moretz as the title character.

Carrie book description

Carrie White may have been unfashionable and unpopular, but she had a gift.

Carrie could make things move by concentrating on them. A candle would fall. A door would lock. This was her power and her sin.

Then, an act of kindness, as spontaneous as the vicious taunts of her classmates, offered Carrie a chance to be normal and go to her senior prom.

But another act – of ferocious cruelty – turned her gift into a weapon of horror and destruction that her classmates would never forget.

Stephen King Carrie

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