Firestarter Author:Stephen King In 1969 Andy McGee and Vicky Tomlinson participate in a drug experiment run by a veiled government agency known as The Shop. One year later they marry. Two years after that their little firl, Charle sets her teddy bear on fire...by looking at it. — Now the Charlie is eght, she doesn't start fires anymore. Her parents have taught her to control he... more »r pyrokinesis, the ability to set anything--toys, clothes, even people--aflame.
But The Shop knows about and wants this pigrailed "ultimate weapon." Shop agents set out to hunt down Charlie and her father in a ruthless and terrifying chase that ranges from the streets of New York to the backwoods of Vermont. And once they get her they plan to use her into developing a power as horrifyingly destructive as it is sdutive. What they don't take into account is that even a child can know the pleasure of the whip hand and the satisfaction of revenge.« less