With the release of the newest Pet Sematary movie, I am really interested in reading the 2017 release of the novel Pet Sematary by Stephen King and see how they compare! Pet Sematary is a classic about evil that exists far beyond the grave. It is Stephen King's most iconic and beloved novel.
As stated on the Barnes and Noble website, the summary for Pet Sematary is:
"When Dr. Louis Creed takes a new job and moves his family to the idyllic rural town of Ludlow, Maine, this new beginning seems too good to be true. Despite Ludlow’s tranquility, an undercurrent of danger exists here. Those trucks on the road outside the Creed’s beautiful old home travel by just a little too quickly, for one thing…as is evidenced by the makeshift graveyard in the nearby woods where generations of children have buried their beloved pets. Then there are the warnings to Louis both real and from the depths of his nightmares that he should not venture beyond the borders of this little graveyard where another burial ground lures with seductive promises and ungodly temptations. A blood-chilling truth is hidden there—one more terrifying than death itself, and hideously more powerful. As Louis is about to discover for himself sometimes, dead is better…"
If anyone else is interested in checking out the book Pet Sematary by Stephen King, please click the image up above!
- Now a major motion picture as of April 2019
- Stephen King’s #1 New York Times bestseller, which has become a classic
It'll be interesting to compare this release of Pet Semetary with the new movie!