Stephen King – Firestarter

Stephen King’s Firestarter is the 10th novel by the bestselling writer and was released on September 29, 1980.

This story was nominated as Best Novel for several different awards – the Locus Poll Award, the Balrog Award and the British Fantasy Award.

In 1984, this book was adapted for the big screen in a movie starring Drew Barrymore, Martin Sheen and David Keith.

Firestarter book description

Innocence and beauty ignite with evil and terror…

First, a man and a woman are subjects of a top-secret government experiment designed to produce extraordinary psychic powers.

Then, they are married and have a child. A daughter.

Early on the daughter shows signs of a wild and horrifying force growing within her. Desperately, her parents try to train her to keep that force in check, to “act normal.”

Now the government wants its brainchild back — for its own insane ends.

Stephen King Firestarter

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