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SOON TO BE A MAJOR MOVIE IN 2017 directed by Andres Muschietti and starring Bill Skarsgard as the story's central villain, Pennywise, and an ensemble of young actors including Finn Wolfhard (Stranger Things)To the children, the town was their whole world. To the adults, knowing better, Derry Maine was just their home town: familiar, well-ordered for the most part. A good place to live.It is the children who see - and feel - what makes the small town of Derry so horribly different. In the storm drains, in the sewers, IT lurks, taking on the shape of every nightmare, each one's deepest dread. Sometimes IT reaches up, seizing, tearing, killing ...Time passes and the children grow up, move away and forget. Until they are called back, once more to confront IT as IT stirs and coils in the sullen depths of their memories, reaching up again to make their past nightmares a terrible present reality.
Paperback, 1168 pages
Published on August 15, 2017 by Scribner
ISBN-10: 1501175467
ISBN-13: 9781501175466
17 Book Reviews
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  • nightangel01
    nightangel01Thursday, April 26, 2018 at 4:28 pm55 stars
    i LOVE "IT" ;)
    • jolly9
      jolly9Sunday, February 25, 2018 at 5:16 pm
      i watched the movie but in the out side i was not scared but in the inside i was going nuts
      • billybobjoeSunday, December 31, 2017 at 10:29 am
        i'm almost done with the book and its more gruesome and inappropriate than scary.
        • book reader 7Tuesday, December 5, 2017 at 9:43 am
          it was SO terrifying, the most tragic part was what happened to georgie
          • ninja06
            ninja06Thursday, November 9, 2017 at 1:42 pm55 stars
            old one was scary but the new one freaken made me cry litearly
            • maxreacts
              maxreactsFriday, November 3, 2017 at 9:56 am55 stars
              I've seen the old it and that was scarier then the new one
              • maxreacts
                maxreactsFriday, November 3, 2017 at 9:56 am55 stars
                Is this this the old one or the new one that just came out.
                • gameboy333
                  gameboy333Thursday, November 30, 2017 at 9:46 am
                  i think it is the new one
                • dogsarecool
                  dogsarecoolFriday, November 3, 2017 at 8:55 am
                  I decided to read this because I've seen the movies
                  • cailinMonday, October 23, 2017 at 12:36 pm
                    i love it
                    • spagetti
                      spagettiMonday, October 23, 2017 at 11:11 am55 stars
                      IT is the scarriest book I've read by Steven King and any author for that matter. You won't be able to put it down. I was amazed that a book could actually give me goosebumps. Warning maybe too scary for younger readers.
                      • maxreacts
                        maxreactsFriday, November 3, 2017 at 9:58 am55 stars
                        It is not a very scary book I've read it and I've never been scared and I'm in middle school

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