Four gripping novellas tied together by the changing of seasons.
Hope Springs Eternal
“Rita Hayworth and the Shawshank Redemption”
An unjustly imprisoned convict seeks a strange and startling revenge…the basis for the Best Picture Academy Award nominee The Shawshank Redemption.
Summer of Corruption
Todd Bowden is one of the top students in his high school class and a typical American 16-year-old – until he becomes obsessed with the dark and deadly past of an older man in town. The inspiration for the film Apt Pupil from Phoenix Pictures.
Fall from Innocence
Four rambunctious young boys plunge through the fa’ade of a small town and come face to face with life, death, and intimations of their own mortality. The film Stand by Me is based on this novella.
A Winter’s Tale
“The Breathing Method”
A disgraced woman is determined to triumph over death.