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Sleeping beauties

King, Stephen, 1947- author., King, Owen, author.,
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Large print edition.

In a future so real and near it might be now, something happens when women go to sleep: they become shrouded in a cocoon-like gauze. If they are awakened, if the gauze wrapping their bodies is disturbed or violated, the women become feral and spectacularly violent. And while they sleep they go to another place, a better place, where harmony prevails and conflict is rare. One woman, the mysterious "Eve Black," is immune to the blessing or curse of the sleeping disease. Is Eve a medical anomaly to be studied? Or is she a demon who must be slain? Abandoned, left to their increasingly primal urges, the men divide into warring factions, some wanting to kill Eve, some to save her. Others exploit the chaos to wreak their own vengeance on new enemies. All turn to violence in a suddenly all-male world. Set in a small Appalachian town whose primary employer is a women's prison, Sleeping Beauties is a wildly provocative, gloriously dramatic father-son collaboration that feels particularly urgent and relevant today--Provided by Publisher.

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  • 1 of 7 copies available at OWWL.

Current holds

5 current holds with 7 total copies.
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Arcade Free Library LARGE PRINT KING (Text)
Adult New Materials
52112300418688
Checked out
11/06/2017
This copy is new and can only be picked up at this library.
Bloomfield Public Library LP FIC King (Text)
Adult New Materials
52133300114838
Checked out
11/06/2017
Clifton Springs Library LP Fic Kin (Text)
Large Print
52115300333997
Checked out
11/11/2017
Dansville Public Library LARGE PRINT FIC KIN (Text)
Large Print
52117300469300
Checked out
11/03/2017
Palmyra Community Library LARGE PRINT KIN (Text)
Large Print
52127300360425
Available
-
This copy is new and can only be picked up at this library.
Sodus Community Library LP FIC KIN (Text)
Large Print
52148300471384
In process
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This copy is new and can only be picked up at this library.
Wood Library Association - Canandaigua LP FIC KIN (Text)
Adult New Materials
31846002762572
Checked out
10/25/2017
This copy is new and can only be picked up at this library.

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