“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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Yep, I think I’d’ve gotten that one on context.

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This story takes place prior to the events of The Gunslinger when Roland was still casting about for the Man in Black’s trail. When Roland is involved, only good can come of it and this short story that I originally read in the compilation book Everything’s Eventual served his story well. Rescued by Sister Jenna sisetrs the cross-dog, Roland starts his westward walk, in the low-country hills, on his way towards the Dark Tower.

As Roland lies in bed he meets the Little Sisters: She tells him The Little Sisters of Eluria 2 Comic Cover he’ll be dluria, although his eye is swollen and he is severely cut. I can’t wait for more tower stories.

Aug 07, Justin Brendel rated it liked it.

They ask him to remove the pendant, suggesting it may be poison, but Roland refuses. Roland’s wounds are eventually healed, but he is powerless to escape from his malevolent benefactors, who keep him weakened with potions. Oct 28, B. This is a decision that will prove to have been a very sound one indeed, although it won’t be until issue No.

Jenna sends the doctors after them as she and Roland escape.

The Little Sisters of Eluria

Her parents, Guy and Nellie Pillsbury, had become incapacitated with old age, and Ruth King was persuaded by her sisters to take over the physical care of them. Nu primesti niciun fel de explicatie. Little Sisters sisrers a short novella that is supposed to give us a glimpse into the world of Roland and the Black Tower.


Bibliography Short fiction Unpublished eluri uncollected Awards and nominations. This is definitely a story all King fans should read. Other books in the series. Roland wakes up the next day and finds the old man is no longer in the infirmary. The next night, Roland and Sister Jenna initiate their escape, but the other Sisters try to intercede.

Chronologically, the story within takes place before the events of the Dark Tower Series – though after the story of Roland Deschain ‘s past he recounts in Wizard and Glass.

First off, he balks at gunning down the cross-dog, even though he knows he should; “a dog that’s gotten a taste for human flesh is no good to anyone else,” he thinks says, but he doesn’t want to risk the bad luck of killing the only living inhabitant of the town.

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Aug 29, Wayne Barrett rated it it was ok Shelves: The deficiencies in the storytelling on those issues — seriously, another lost love for Roland? Apr 09, Grampy rated it it was amazing. The Dark Tower 8 books. Roland turns around and shoots one of the heads off and the other slow mutants move in, overpowering Roland. I can’t say it’s impossible, but what exactly is indicating that these women might be similar sisters??

At night as Roland sleeps, he wakes to the sound of giggling and feigns sleep only to find the Sister going to the old man and hears a slurping sound. It was a fine time killer f Little Sisters is a short novella that is supposed to give us a glimpse into the world of Roland and the Black Tower.

I think I’m okay with it. Or ka, if you prefer; or just plain luck. Archived copy as title link. In other words, it felt a bit less like a genuine Dark Tower story and more like Dark Tower fanfic.


Things aren’t going to well for Roland on those pages, and I love the way Ross and Isanove depict the chaos. The Gunslinger by Grant in a limited edition of 4, numbered copies of the Artist Edition signed by illustrator Michael Whelan and 1, numbered copies of the Deluxe Edition signed by Whelan and Stephen King. As he crosses the Mohaine Deserthe finds the abandoned town of Eluria where he is attacked by slow-mutants. I wanted someone to be playing “Hey Jude” in the old As I’m taking my wisters trip to the Dark Tower, I thought the completionist in me needed to read this.

The Little Sisters of Eluria/Chapter Two

Roland Deschain is travelling through the Desatoya Mountains on his horse, Topsy and the weather is hot and dry. 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. Unless it’s an earlier version of the sisters, considering King’s feedback.

In this desolate reality—a dangerous land filled with ancient technology and deadly magic, and yet one that mirrors our own in frightening ways—Roland is on a spellbinding and soul-shattering quest to locate and somehow save the mystical nexus of all worlds, all universes: If that doesn’t look like the dimensions of a normal comic-book page, well, there’s a reason for that: It’s been an interesting run, too, and while I haven’t enjoyed every decision they made along the way — I still think the story of Roland and Susan Delgado the story that comprises the bulk of the novel Wizard and Glass was told in far too rushed a fashion — I have definitely enjoyed the series overall.