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Published by Blackwood in Edinburgh .
Written in English

Book details:

LC ClassificationsPZ3.C7375 Do6, PR6005.O3895 Do6
The Physical Object
Paginationxvii, 330 p.
Number of Pages330
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5012273M
ISBN 100851581048
LC Control Number76582691

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~Dolores Claiborne Meet Dolores Claiborne -- island woman, mother of three, murderess and overall high-riding bitch. And I love her! She is strength and smarts and dignity personified and in my opinion, one of the most vivid and memorable literary creations ever to walk the pages of any book. I don't say that lightly/5.   Dolores Redondo was born in Donostia-San Sebastián in She studied law and gastronomy, but began writing short stories and in she published her first novel, The Privileges of the Invisible Guardian was published in Spain in and is being translated into thirty currently lives and writes in the Ribera Navarra/5(). The book is written in monologue form, its protagonist Dolores, is being interviewed by the police regarding the death of her employer, and the words are entirely "her own". There is no descriptive prose and it features no dialogue from the three people in the room with her. Dolores is the storyteller, they, are her audience/5().   The writer of the book is a very well known American author. Stephen Edwin King is not only known for his one or two books but he has written a large number of the great books. Features of Dolores Claiborne: English is the original language of the book. There are pages in the book. The United States is the original publication place of the.

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This book is really good. I just finished Stephen King's Geralds game right before this which I recommend reading before you read this so you understand some of what Dolores is talking about the image of "the" girl. This book makes you feel like it is a true story that is why I liked it so much.5/5(5). Dolores, 65, is speaking to Andy Bissette, sheriff of the island offshore Maine where she's lived her life, most of it as housekeeper for Vera Donovan, a wealthy bitch. We soon learn that Dolores has a confession to make—in her own sweet time (I feel a draft in here, Andy. Might go away if you shutcha goddamn trap). Dolores Claiborne is a psychological thriller with horror elements by Stephen Edwin King. First published in , and now a major motion picture, the book follows a woman trying to clear her name after she’s accused of murdering her wealthy employer. Suspected of killing Vera Donovan, her wealthy employer, Dolores Claiborne tells police the story of her life, harkening back to her disintegrating marriage and the suspicious death of her violent husband, Joe St. George, thirty years earlier.