Finished reading β€œThe Talisman (The Talisman Book 1)”, a Stephen King Novel book by Stephen King and Peter Straub, first published in 1984.

Goodreads On a brisk autumn day, a twelve-year-old boy stands on the shores of the gray Atlantic, near a silent amusement park and a fading ocean resort called the Alhambra. The past has driven Jack Sawyer here: his father is gone, his mother is dying, and the world no longer makes sense.