The Shining Author:Stephen King The Overlook Hotel claimed the most beautiful physical setting of any resort in the world; but jack Torrance, the new winter caretaker, with his wife Wendy and their five-year-old son Danny, saw much more than its splendor. — Jack saw the Overlook as an opportunity, a desperate way back from failure and despair; Wendy saw this lonely sanctuary as... more » a frail chance to preserve their family; and Danny?
Danny, who was blessed or cursed with a shinning, precognitive gift, saw visions hideously beyond the comprehension of a small boy. He sensed the evil coiled within the Overlook's 110 empty rooms; an evil that was waiting just for them.
The Shinning, by Stephen King, the undisputed master of the modern horror story.« less