The shining
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New York : Anchor Books, 2012.
Edition
First Anchor books mass market edition.
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659, 13 pages ; 18 cm
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Book
Language
English
ISBN
9780307743657, 0307743659, 9780606257619, 0606257616, 9780345806789, 0345806786
UPC
9780307743657
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UG
Level 5.8, 25 Points

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"Originally published in hardcover in the United States by Doubleday, a division of Random House, Inc., NY, in 1977"--Title page verso.
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Jack Torrance, his wife Wendy, and their young son Danny move into the Overlook Hotel, where Jack has been hired as the winter caretaker. Cut off from civilization for months, Jack hopes to battle alcoholism and uncontrolled rage while writing a play. Evil forces residing in the Overlook--which has a long and violent history--covet young Danny for his precognitive powers and exploit Jack’s weaknesses to try to claim the boy.
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Accelerated Reader AR,UG,5.8,25.0,18947.,MCPL
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Accelerated Reader,UG,5.8,25.

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APA Citation, 7th Edition (style guide)

King, S. (2012). The shining (First Anchor books mass market edition.). Anchor Books.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation, 17th Edition (style guide)

King, Stephen, 1947-. 2012. The Shining. New York: Anchor Books.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities (Notes and Bibliography) Citation, 17th Edition (style guide)

King, Stephen, 1947-. The Shining New York: Anchor Books, 2012.

MLA Citation, 9th Edition (style guide)

King, Stephen. The Shining First Anchor books mass market edition., Anchor Books, 2012.

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