Originally published in 2010 as a five part series from Marvel Comics. Writers: Robin Furth (adaptation), Peter David (script). Art by Richard Isanove and Sean Phillips. Hardcover.
In a hut on the edges of the Mohaine Desert, Roland Deschain - the only survivor of the Battle of Jericho Hill — tells a desert dweller named Brown about his return to the haunted ruins of Gilead, and about the ghosts and the mutants he battled there. He also tells about his friendship with a bumbler, and about the invisible Not-Men he battled in a place called Kingstown so that he could save the life of a girl named Susan.
Collects Dark Tower : The Gunslinger - The Journey Begins #1–5.
Stephen King (born 1947) is an American writer of contemporary horror fiction, science fiction, and fantasy literature. An estimated 300-350 million copies of King's novels and short story anthologies have been sold, and many of his stories have been adapted for film, television, and other media.
Stephen King has written a number of books using the pen name Richard Bachman.
In 2003 the National Book Foundation awarded Stephen King the Medal for Distinguished Contribution to American Letters.
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