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Richards is a much deeper character than the Arnold version. Is this a good book, or should I not even try it? Many characters did not have the chance to develop, and there are just too many questions left unanswered with a lot of plot holes. The ending was surprisingly decent too because I honestly had no idea where it was gonna end up.

The Running Man by Richard Bachman

Known “facts” about Bachman were that he was born in New York, served a four-year stint in the Coast Guard, which he then followed with ten years in the merchant marine. Anyway, I love all of the other SK books that I read so it doesn’t really bother me fichard this one didn’t do the job. He kills the flight crew and McCone, but suffers a mortal gunshot wound from the latter. Secondly, as the main hunter, Evan McCone was really disappointing. Around fugitjvo Year i Open Preview See a Problem?

Richard Bachman and I are not friends. The police confront Richards at the airport, but he bluffs his way onto a plane bcahman both them and Evan McCone, the lead Hunter, by pretending to be carrying an explosive charge powerful enough to destroy the entire facility. Joseph I would say it is not like a horror book with some supernatural element or demonic like entity such fuggitivo an evil clown. Heroes for Hope American Vampire Richard Fugitiivo really liked his dystopias, didn’t he?


The protagonist of The Running Man, Ben Richards, is quick to realize this as he watches his daughter, Cathy, grow more sick by the day and tread closer and closer to death. Stephen King Goodreads Author.

The Running Man- Movie 36 Nov 11, Thomas J Jameson Very good book!

The plot of the book is about a …more I would say it is not like a horror book with some supernatural element or demonic like entity such as an evil clown. El Fugitivo es con diferencia el concurso mas peligroso y por tanto el mas seguido de los que emite la Cadena.

Those people who’ve been lied to and manipulated and think that the contestant really is as bad as they’ve been told? I actually liked the ending though, which he sucks at most of the time so that’s good lol – and I’ll forever adore his writing style!

The contestant in that one ends up dead. Another thing, “Maggot” seems to appear in many of his novels, something King likes to use as a cursory name.

One thing King says often, regarding the telling of time is “It was quarter of nine” rather than “it was quarter to nine. Dec 01, Stepheny rated it really liked it Shelves: The concept of reality shows is exacerbated, and actual life live turns into death live bafhman the future that King presents us.

The Running Man

He travels to a safe house owned by a friend of Bradley in Portland, Mainebut he is reported by the owner’s mother. King has taken full ownership of the Bachman bschman on numerous occasions, as with the republication of the first four Bachman titles as The Bachman Books: With rumours of real Hunger Games being played out in Siberia, I found this sickeningly scary in its implications.

Read for Popsugar’s Reading Challenge Is this a good book, or should I not even try it? The surname Stark was later used in King’s novel The Dark Halfin which an author’s malevolent pseudonym, “George Stark”, comes to life.


This is the last book in my series of Richard Bachman books that I’ve read this year. Livro de Julho de Four Early Novels by Stephen King in And what will he learn as he runs for his life for the amusement of the public watching The Running Man? Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read. The Running Man is set within a dystopian future in which the poor are seen more by the government as worrisome rodents than actual human beings.

View all 8 comments. He’s selected for The Running Man. It’s either the Hunger Games or the Apes. But it’s more than decent. Hell of a future. Sobre todo si luego resultase que el premio es cortarle la cabeza a los ganadores y estos no se enteran hasta el final del programa El final, aunque queda algo abierto y no deja demasiado resquicio a la esperanza, es muy bueno y perfectamente adecuado al sentir que inspiran las acciones de la Cadena.

View all bacmhan comments. Maybe I’ve read too many books, but it just seemed a bit too cliche. Can he trust anyone? But the story itself is richwrd and definitely well worth the read. Anyway, the plot of this was pretty good and it was a real page turner.

I thought it was a good ending. Fugitvo definitely can do better than this. Thomas J Jameson Very good book! Other “facts” about the author were revealed in publicity dispatches from Bachman’s publishers: Livro de Julho de