The Dark Tower
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(4.5 based on 618 ratings)
  • 1
    The Dark Tower I: The Gunslinger | Stephen King

    The Dark Tower I: The Gunslinger

    • UNABRIDGED (7 hrs and 19 mins)
    • By Stephen King
    • Narrated By George Guidall
    • Whispersync for Voice-ready
    Overall
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    (161)
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    Stephen King's epic fantasy series, The Dark Tower, is being made into a major movie starring Idris Elba and Matthew McConaughey. Due in cinemas February 17, 2017 USA. In this first novel in his epic fantasy masterpiece, Stephen King introduces listeners to one of his most enigmatic heroes, Roland of Gilead, the Last Gunslinger. He is a haunting figure, a loner, on a spellbinding journey into good and evil, in a desolate world which frighteningly echoes our own.

    Nothing but hot air

    I've read long winded series and love the attention to detail in series like wheel of time game of thrones, lord of the rings etc.but this book has so..Show More »

    Reviewed on 23 September 2016 by Amazon Customer ()
  • 2
    The Dark Tower II: The Drawing of the Three | Stephen King

    The Dark Tower II: The Drawing of the Three

    • UNABRIDGED (12 hrs and 45 mins)
    • By Stephen King
    • Narrated By Frank Muller
    • Whispersync for Voice-ready
    Overall
    (112)
    Performance
    (104)
    Story
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    Stephen King's epic fantasy series, The Dark Tower, is being made into a major movie starring Idris Elba and Matthew McConaughey. Due in cinemas February 17, 2017 USA. In the second novel of King's best-selling fantasy masterpiece, Roland of Gilead, the Last Gunslinger, encounters three doors which open to 1980s America. Here he joins forces with the defiant Eddie Dean and courageous, volatile Odetta Holmes. And confronts deadly serial killer Jack Mort.

    Had me hooked!

    This was totally unexpected after experiencing the first book of this series but it had me hooked very quickly and I am chomping at the bit to get sta..Show More »

    Reviewed on 20 April 2016 by Teresa ()
  • 3
    The Dark Tower III: The Waste Lands | Stephen King

    The Dark Tower III: The Waste Lands

    • UNABRIDGED (18 hrs and 14 mins)
    • By Stephen King
    • Narrated By Frank Muller
    • Whispersync for Voice-ready
    Overall
    (86)
    Performance
    (77)
    Story
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    Stephen King's epic fantasy series, The Dark Tower, is being made into a major movie starring Idris Elba and Matthew McConaughey. Due in cinemas February 17, 2017 USA. In the third novel in King's epic fantasy masterpiece, Roland, the Last Gunslinger, is moving ever closer to the Dark Tower, which haunts his dreams and nightmares. Pursued by the Ageless Stranger, he and his friends follow the perilous path to Lud, an urban wasteland.

    Whah!

    Man, the series started out slow, and I begrudgingly went along, but the more it goes on, the more enthralling it becomes.

    I'm hooked. It's ..Show More »

    Reviewed on 08 November 2016 by Kyal ()
  • 4
    The Dark Tower IV: Wizard and Glass | Stephen King

    The Dark Tower IV: Wizard and Glass

    • UNABRIDGED (27 hrs and 39 mins)
    • By Stephen King
    • Narrated By Frank Muller
    • Whispersync for Voice-ready
    Overall
    (75)
    Performance
    (67)
    Story
    (67)

    Stephen King's epic fantasy series, The Dark Tower, is being made into a major movie starring Idris Elba and Matthew McConaughey. Due in cinemas February 17, 2017 USA. In the fourth powerful novel in Stephen King's best-selling fantasy quest, The Dark Tower beckons Roland, the Last Gunslinger, and the four companions he has gathered along the road.

    great

    should read the series in order. a little bit folksy to start with but the introduction of new characters is good

    Reviewed on 30 January 2015 by Hugh ()
  • 4.5
    The Wind Through the Keyhole: A Dark Tower Novel | Stephen King

    The Wind Through the Keyhole: A Dark Tower Novel

    • UNABRIDGED (10 hrs and 21 mins)
    • By Stephen King
    • Narrated By Stephen King
    • Whispersync for Voice-ready
    Overall
    (15)
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    Stephen King's epic fantasy series, The Dark Tower, is being made into a major movie starring Idris Elba and Matthew McConaughey. Due in cinemas February 17, 2017 USA. For listeners new to The Dark Tower, The Wind Through the Keyhole is a stand-alone novel, and a wonderful introduction to the series. It is a story within a story, which features both the younger and older gunslinger Roland on his quest to find the Dark Tower.

    Everything I wanted

    A nice little extra for the lovers of the dark tower. Steven stumbles a little at the start but makes the rest of the book feel almost like frank was ..Show More »

    Reviewed on 16 July 2016 by Huw ()
  • 5
    The Dark Tower V: Wolves of the Calla | Stephen King

    The Dark Tower V: Wolves of the Calla

    • UNABRIDGED (25 hrs and 51 mins)
    • By Stephen King
    • Narrated By George Guidall
    Overall
    (54)
    Performance
    (50)
    Story
    (51)

    The fifth novel in Stephen King's magnificent epic, one of the most popular series in publishing history. Stephen King's epic fantasy series, The Dark Tower, is being made into a major movie starring Idris Elba and Matthew McConaughey. Due in cinemas February 17, 2017 USA. In the fifth novel in King's best-selling epic fantasy series, the farming community in the fertile lands of the East has been warned the wolves are coming back.

    Breathtaking

    amazing from start to finish. but it is a few short steps in the path to an epic journey.

    Reviewed on 30 October 2016 by Andrew ()
  • 6
    The Dark Tower VI: Song of Susannah | Stephen King

    The Dark Tower VI: Song of Susannah

    • UNABRIDGED (13 hrs and 38 mins)
    • By Stephen King
    • Narrated By George Guidall
    • Whispersync for Voice-ready
    Overall
    (48)
    Performance
    (43)
    Story
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    Stephen King's epic fantasy series, The Dark Tower, is being made into a major movie starring Idris Elba and Matthew McConaughey. Due in cinemas February 17, 2017 USA. The pivotal sixth instalment in King's best-selling epic fantasy saga provides the key to the quest that defines Roland's life.

    Did SK just try to write himself out of finishing?

    Did Stephen King just try to write himself out of finishing the Dark Tower series?
    LOL my friend, YOU are an absolute nut. hahaha!

    Reviewed on 04 December 2016 by Sande Baulch ()
  • 7
    The Dark Tower VII: The Dark Tower | Stephen King

    The Dark Tower VII: The Dark Tower

    • UNABRIDGED (28 hrs and 53 mins)
    • By Stephen King
    • Narrated By George Guidall
    • Whispersync for Voice-ready
    Overall
    (51)
    Performance
    (42)
    Story
    (44)

    The triumphant, gripping finale to Stephen King's magnificent, epic masterpiece. Stephen King's epic fantasy series, The Dark Tower, is being made into a major movie starring Idris Elba and Matthew McConaughey. Due in cinemas February 17, 2017 USA. The final volume sees gunslinger Roland on a roller-coaster mix of exhilarating triumph and aching loss in his unrelenting quest to reach the dark tower.

    A great ending to an epic tale.

    A fitting conclusion to the Dark Tower saga.
    Bitter sweet just as the life of its main character Roland.

    Reviewed on 07 October 2016 by Cheng ()