'Salem's Lot - Stephen King

Now, what in God´s name could happen to you in sight of your own house?


Off the top of my head: get hit by a car, fall of a tree, get killed by a weird dude  with a chainsaw who happens to stand in your garden....


So far this is a great read and it creeps me out, to say the least. I can´t say that I like most of the characters, though, and I wonder if King deliberately has written them to be unlikeable. Or maybe it is  just their 1970s attitude I can´t stand.


I´m about halfway through and chances are, I will feel like this for the rest of the book: