Published in 1977, it is King’s third published novel and first hardback bestseller: the success of the book firmly established King as a preeminent author in the horror genre. The shining book pdf free download to see the hotel’s horrific past. Soon, after a winter storm leaves them snowbound, the supernatural forces inhabiting the hotel influence Jack’s sanity, leaving his wife and son in incredible danger. 1997, with the making closely monitored by King to ensure it had followed the novel’s narrative.
King wrote the series himself and was reportedly unable to criticize the Kubrick version due to his contract. Wendy, and their five-year-old son Danny, who move into the hotel after Jack accepts the position as winter caretaker. Danny’s arm and lose his position as a teacher. The Torrances arrive at the hotel on closing day and are given a tour by the manager.
They meet Dick Hallorann, the chef, who also possesses similar abilities to Danny’s and helps to explain them to him, giving Hallorann and Danny a special connection. The remaining staff and guests depart, leaving the Torrances alone in the hotel. Although Danny is close to his parents, he does not tell either of them about his visions because he senses that the care-taking job is important to his father and the family’s future. Danny refuses, thinking his father will be happier if they stayed.