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Old 03-11-2009, 03:31 PM   #1
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Under the Dome by Stephen King

Just thought you guys might like to know that its release date has been set.

November 10th,2009.
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Old 03-11-2009, 03:50 PM   #2
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Thanks! I love Stephen King, although lately he has been hit or miss. Last one I really enjoyed was The Cell. Haven't finished Ur yet.
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This is supposedly Kings next great work after the Stand. Its listed at around 1100 pages.
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I'm definitely going to buy it, even though I'm not holding out much hope (damn you King for letting me down so much in recent years!)
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Old 03-11-2009, 04:10 PM   #5
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This is supposedly Kings next great work after the Stand. Its listed at around 1100 pages.
Oh, if it is half as good, I will be in 7th heaven! Now you have me all anxious!
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Old 03-11-2009, 04:14 PM   #6
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Just thought you guys might like to know that its release date has been set.

November 10th,2009.
Will it be released in Kindle Format? I don't see it....even under pre-order...............
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Old 03-11-2009, 05:04 PM   #7
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No idea Desertgrandma, its not listed for presale anywhere yet.
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I'll be purchasing in multiple formats (hardcover, ebook and audiobook).
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From the Wiki page: apprently the manuscript weighed 19lbs when he sent it in
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Yeah and hes really carefull bout what he cuts out too. He said he had a horrible time trying to cut the first edition of The Stand down, and felt bad doing it. Thats why he released the uncut version years later, when he had almost total control of his books.
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From the Wiki page: apprently the manuscript weighed 19lbs when he sent it in
Wait wait wait wait... are you saying that he submitted a "printed manuscript" to his publisher? Is that still done? Wouldn't they want a Word doc?

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Wait wait wait wait... are you saying that he submitted a "printed manuscript" to his publisher? Is that still done? Wouldn't they want a Word doc?

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That is the word doc. Hes been using a computer for years. They still want it in paper form.
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Wait wait wait wait... are you saying that he submitted a "printed manuscript" to his publisher? Is that still done? Wouldn't they want a Word doc?

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Maybe Word couldn't open it You know how it chokes on big documents.

Still, absolutely insane that the manuscript is 1500 pages long and 19lbs.

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Under_the_Dome
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I'm definitely going to buy it, even though I'm not holding out much hope (damn you King for letting me down so much in recent years!)



Exactly how I feel!!! I loved to death his early works.
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