S: “Book Report by Brittany Cabiness”
1: The Tommyknockers- Stephen King-Horror. Setting- 1988 Haven, Maine. Summary- Bobbi stumbles over a ship sticking three feet up out of the ground. She senses that it is dangerous, but still feels a need to dig it up, so she does. Her dog, Peter starts to get younger as she continues digs up the ship. Gard senses that Bobbi needs him and he goes to helps/saves her.When they finish they decide to go in, even though it could kill them.
2: Characters: Bobbi- She trips over a ship. She becomes obsessed with it. She starts changing into a tommyknocker after she has dug up some of it. She decides to go in after they dig up most of it up. Jim Gardener (Gard)- He shot his wife. He is a great poet and an alcoholic. He was about to kill himself, but he senses Bobbi needs him. Conflicts and Resolution: Internal: Gard wants to kill himself, but he senses Bobbi needs him and he goes to help her. External: The air in Haven becomes polluted and causes nosebleeds or kills people. About the Author: Stephen King lives in Bangor, Maine with three kids and his wife, Tabatha King. Recommendations: I liked the book but i like almost anything in the horror section or that has to do with horror.