Stephen King – The Green Mile

Stephen King’s The Green Mile is a story that was originally released over the course of six volumes between March – August 1996, before being collected together and reissued as one novel.

The story was later made into a movie starring Tom Hanks and Michael Clarke Duncan.

The Green Mile book description

Welcome to Cold Mountain Penitentiary, home to the Depression-worn men of E Block.

Convicted killers all, each awaits his turn to walk the Green Mile, keeping a date with “Old Sparky,” Cold Mountain’s electric chair.

Prison guard Paul Edgecombe has seen his share of oddities in his years working the Mile. But he’s never seen anyone like John Coffey, a man with the body of a giant and the mind of a child, condemned for a crime terrifying in its violence and shocking in its depravity.

In this place of ultimate retribution, Edgecombe is about to discover the terrible, wondrous truth about Coffey, a truth that will challenge his most cherished beliefs… and yours.

Stephen King The Green Mile

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