) is a novel by Stephen King
. It is the story of four friends whose lives changed when they saved a Down's-syndrome kid from bullies. The four friends, now men with separate lives that are equally screwed-up, meet for their annual hunting trip and end up facing an alien invasion.
The novel was made into a film (released in March 2003), directed by Lawrence Kasdan and starring Morgan Freeman (Colonel Abraham Curtis) and Donnie Wahlberg (Douglas Cavell).
- ISBN 0743211383 (hardcover, 2001)
- ISBN 0743436288 (mass market paperback, 2001)
- ISBN 074343627X (mass market paperback, 2001)
- ISBN 0743221885 (e-book, 2001)
- ISBN 0741003694 (e-book, 2001)
- ISBN 1589456211 (e-book, 2001)
- ISBN 0743467523 (mass market paperback, 2003)