Elevation by Stephen King


The latest from legendary master storyteller Stephen King, a riveting, extraordinarily eerie, and moving story about a man whose mysterious affliction brings a small town together—a timely, upbeat tale about finding common ground despite deep-rooted differences.Although Scott Carey doesn’t look any different, he’s been steadily losing weight. There are a couple of other odd things, too. He weighs the same in his clothes and out of them, no ...

Details Elevation

Release DateOct 30th, 2018
GenreHorror, Fiction

Reviews Elevation

  • Ariel
    145 short pages: that's all Stephen King needed to create characters that feel real: Scott, DeeDee, Missy and Bob (not a surprise: one of King's talents since Carrie), a curious mystery (Scott is losing weight...but his body is exactly the same as always), and an epic redemption moment that changes everything (and I won't say here which since it's a spoiler).A heartwarming story about how a kind act can change and elevate a person, a family and a...
  • Andrew MacNorth
    Here's the thing about Stephen King a lot of people don't get. At the center of most—not all, but most—of his books is a gushing, bleeding heart that believes in the decency of humans and their capacity to love. Admittedly, this is usually buried under supernatural terror, gore, and depravity. But it’s there. And, with some notable exceptions, even King’s darkest stories seem to believe that good eventually wins.Elevation puts that bleed...
  • douglas poisson
    Was very well written and the town is a perfect Maine town all the characters are so real I am from Livermore falls and had also lived in Lewiston and auburnLoved the book
  • Gloria
    Excellent story!