Ho, ho, ho! Merry Christmas?
Yes, in May. It is a little known fact that December does not actually have the monopoly on Christmas!
And the reason why May got to have a little fun this is…
You guessed it…
The Master is no ordinary author, after all.
Ordinary authors do not make Christmas happen in May.
But when you are The Master, you can call in favors.
Favors like giving the rest of the world Christmas in May, because you gifted us mortals with a brand new book!
Yes, we got a gift that keeps on giving this May, in the form of the latest Stephen King book, The Outsider.
No, not The Outsiders!
No one was telling those pesky kids to stay golden, although we could argue that a certain sewer dwelling clown is a Soc.
This Outsider was part police procedure, part detective story and part supernatural thriller, liberally seasoned with the dread and creepiness that only a novel written by The Master can contain.
Or maybe that was just a little nutmeg added to spice things up a bit…
So, let us sit back and sip at this Christmas in May beverage titled The Outsider, and delve into those spices!
And, as always: