Stephen King

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The Paper Boat

The paper boat is a paraffin-lined boat made out of a piece of the classified section of the Derry News. Bill Denbrough makes the boat for his little brother, George Denbrough, who plays…

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“Silver” is the name that Bill Denbrough gives to his oversized, clunky, old gray bicycle. The sight of Bill on the bike is somewhat comic, for it is much too big for him, and the…

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The Glass Corridor

The glass corridor at the Derry Public Library connects the adult library to the Children’s Library. In the novel, the glass corridor represents the passage from childhood to adulthood. King based the corridor on an…

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