|18 hrs and 41 mins
|Literature & Fiction, Horror
In the town called Flint City, a gruesome crime shakes the community to its core. The Audiobook of The Outsider plunges listeners into the chilling investigation of the murder of an 11-year-old boy. As the story moves forward, what initially appears as an open-and-shut case, takes a turn into a dark, twisted world of mystery, where nothing is as it seems. Detective Ralph Anderson, convinced of the guilt of Terry Maitland – a beloved local figure and respected youth baseball coach – rushes to arrest him in front of the town. But when incontrovertible evidence arises, proving Terry’s innocence, the case spirals out of control. Ralph and his team, including a quirky private investigator named Holly Gibney, are left to unravel the enigmatic threads of the case. Together, they face an evil force that challenges their perception of reality and tests the limits of their courage. The Outsider is brilliantly narrated by Will Patton, who skillfully brings the characters to life, immersing listeners in the gripping narrative. Patton’s performance is a testament to his skills, as he deftly navigates between the secondary characters, painting a vivid picture of the small-town life of Flint City and its inhabitants. Stephen King, the master of horror and suspense, weaves a chilling tale like Holly and Fairy Tale. As the story progresses, the plot thickens, and listeners are left to ponder the true nature of evil, the frailty of human understanding, and the power of redemption. The potential of the main characters is tested once again and they have to prove that they can stand tall in every situation.