Alison Flood

For Alison Flood's latest contributions to The Japan Times, see below:

Intriguing coming-of-age story masquerading as a crime thriller

Jul 13, 2013

Intriguing coming-of-age story masquerading as a crime thriller

‘Joyland” comes with all the horror trappings for which Stephen King is known: a sinister carnival, a grisly unsolved murder, a haunted ride. JOYLAND, by Stephen King. Titan, 2013, 283 pp., $12.95 (paperback) “Horror House was a dark ride, but when it was in ...