“The Little Sisters of Eluria” is a page novella originally written for and published in the anthology Legends: Short Novels by the Masters of Modern Fantasy, and later included in King’s own collection Everything’s Eventual. The story is part of King’s Dark Tower. The Little Sisters of Eluria Cover for Little Sisters of Eluria + Gunslinger Author Stephen King Cover artist Michael Whelan Country US Genre(s) Fantasy, Horror, . The Little Sisters of Eluria [Stephen King, Michael Whelan] on * FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. This 4, copy Limited Artist Edition is.

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Now near death following a vicious attack by the Slow Mutants, Roland Deschain is taken in by a group of nuns who specialize in anything but the healing arts. Is it a waste of my time?

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Roland passes back into his dream state. Sister Mary stops the two as they attempt to escape but is soon killed by the Cross Dog. The medallion Roland took from the dead body in the village proves to be a sort of holy protection from them. He came to support the anti-war movement on the Orono campus, arriving at his stance from a conservative view that the war in Vietnam was unconstitutional. He looks elhria at the body of a boy named Jameswhich is now all bloated because his body has been cooking in the sun and the nine-inches of water the body is in.

This does not please me. Retrieved from ” http: Concep Another adventure of Roland that was more like a bad experience for, but it was at all a bad experience for me to read this story. Throughout the early years of his marriage, he continued to sell stories elueia men’s magazines. The Dark Tower 8 books. Books by Stephen King.

Many were gathered into the Night Shift collection or appeared in other anthologies. Roland and Sister Jenna declare love for each other, but alas, Jenna disintegrates into what may have been her natural state, the tiny doctors, while Roland is asleep. Roland lets it pass. He regains consciousness some hours later only to discover that he’s immobilized and suspended in a sling in an abandoned hospital ward.


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Roland rides up to a deserted siwters on his horse, Topsy. I must say, I was fairly disappointed in Roland’s skill, or lack thereof, especially considering that he still had the use of both of those lightning fast hands.

He doesn’t realized that behind him is eluri two-headed slow mutant and the mutant hits Roland in the head with a block of wood. Just imagine it as another one of Roland’s stories that he tells the rest of the gang on some dark and stormy sidters. It is a good way to ease into the Dark Tower Series. I consulted a Dark Tower expert and he told rluria I may as well read the books in chronological story order, so that’s what I did.

Thankfully the sisters done like gold is all I can say. He plans to eventually buy another horse, or perhaps a mule; which ties in with the events at the beginning of The Gunslinger. How successful is it on those grounds? Roland awakens in eluriaa white tent, suspended above the bed, with two other men, a young boy Roland mistakens for James and an old man. After only two pages it’s had already become clear that this cannot be read as a standalone despite what King tries eulria tell us in the introduction and is misplaced as 0.

Marvel Comics also published a five chapter comic series based on the story by the same sisterx. Roland is the main character in the Dark Tower saga. Needless to say it was a good pre-book to the series. This is a fun story. Apologies for the delay in posting. I cherry-picked my copy from the short story collection: An awesome creepy tale.

What I can say, though, is that my initial assessment is that Ross’s style is a bit less realistic, and a bit more patently comic-booky, than Jae Lee’s style. I wanted someone to be playing “Hey Jude” in the old ragtime stylings, just as Sheb did. Apr 09, Grampy rated it it was amazing.


I have never lived anywhere with as dysfunctional a postal matrix as the Windy City. He take’s James Pendant off him. Yep, I think I’d’ve gotten that one on context.

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If there’s to be damnation, let it be by my choosing, not theirs. Roland and Sister Jenna declare love for each other, but Jenna disintegrates into what may have been her natural state, the tiny doctors, while Roland is asleep.

But I don’t necessarily place a premium on one style over the other; all I ask is that it be good art of its typeand, more importantly, that it work in a narrative sense. The Little Sisters of Eluria” nerd.

Unfortunately, after searching for water and signs of life, Roland stumbles down the wrong back alley where he’s jumped by a pack of muties, and beaten to within an inch of his life. He notices another “patient” next to him who bears a matching medallion, and Roland comes to learn that the dead man whose medallion he removed is the brother of his fellow patient.

But you can probably guess who I am, right?

The Little Sisters of Eluria. They all stand sisteds ground and Roland backs away. Roland explores the town only to find it is called Eluria and a young boy named James’ body lying in a watering trough as a dog with a cross in his fur tries to bite off his shoe. Want to Read Currently Reading Read. A wealth of info here – many thanks!