Firestarter Author:Stephen King In this "terrifying and gripping" (Miami Herald) thriller, a young girl exhibits some rather explosive psychic powers. Now the government wants her for their own insane ends.
This is almost one of those "black helicopter" stories, but not even close to being so pedestrian. In the late sixties a guy and a girl (students) were enticed into participating in a shadowy drug experiment done by a shadowy government entity and earning two hundred dollars for their efforts. (flaming youth) But student often equals poor. They subsequently married and produced a child (little girl) that had some truly scary talents. Once again Mr. King writes a very entertaining story with some vivid characters and plot twists. This is a short one for him at 371 pages.