The Dark Tower II: The Drawing of the Three (Paperback)

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Now a major motion picture starring Matthew McConaughey and Idris Elba

The second volume in Stephen King’s #1 bestselling Dark Tower Series, The Drawing of the Three is an “epic in the making” (Kirkus Reviews) about a savage struggle against underworld evil and otherworldly enemies.

“Stephen King is a master at creating living, breathing, believable characters,” hails The Baltimore Sun. Beginning just less than seven hours after The Gunslinger ends, in the second installment to the thrilling Dark Tower Series, Roland encounters three mysterious doorways on a deserted beach along the Western Sea. Each one enters into a different person’s life in New York—here, he joins forces with the defiant young Eddie Dean, and with the beautiful, brilliant, and brave Odetta Holmes, to save the Dark Tower.

“This quest is one of King’s best…it communicates on a genuine, human level…but is rich in symbolism and allegory” (Columbus Sunday Dispatch). It is a science fiction odyssey that is unlike any tale that Stephen King has ever written.

About the Author


Stephen King is the author of more than sixty books, all of them worldwide bestsellers. His recent work includes Billy SummersIf It BleedsThe InstituteElevationThe OutsiderSleeping Beauties (cowritten with his son Owen King), and the Bill Hodges trilogy: End of WatchFinders Keepers, and Mr. Mercedes (an Edgar Award winner for Best Novel and a television series streaming on Peacock). His novel 11/22/63 was named a top ten book of 2011 by The New York Times Book Review and won the Los Angeles Times Book Prize for Mystery/Thriller. His epic works The Dark TowerItPet Sematary, and Doctor Sleep are the basis for major motion pictures, with It now the highest-grossing horror film of all time. He is the recipient of the 2020 Audio Publishers Association Lifetime Achievement Award, the 2018 PEN America Literary Service Award, the 2014 National Medal of Arts, and the 2003 National Book Foundation Medal for Distinguished Contribution to American Letters. He lives in Bangor, Maine, with his wife, novelist Tabitha King.

Praise For…


"King is a master at creating living, breathing, believable characters."
— Baltimore Sun

"This quest is one of King’s best…communicates on a genuine, human level…but rich in symbolism and allegory."
— Columbus Sunday Dispatch

"Prime King…very suspenseful. An epic in the making."
— Kirkus

“Superb… Through King’s vivid imagery the reader thirsts, cries and nearly dies with Roland… The Drawing of the Three will make readers wish for the third volume.”
— Chicago Herald-Wheaton

“Complex and fascinating."
— Booklist


Product Details
ISBN: 9781501143533
ISBN-10: 1501143530
Publisher: Scribner
Publication Date: May 3rd, 2016
Pages: 496
Language: English
Series: The Dark Tower

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