Cujo's a nice dog. He just happens to live in Castle Rock, where Bad
Things happen, if you know what I mean and I think you do.
Bats are nasty flying rodents. Bats that live in caves in Castle Rock
are apt to be rabid bats.
The Trenton's—husband Vic, wife Donna, son Tad—are nice people. They
just happen to have moved to Castle Rock, where Bad Things happen.
What happens to Cujo, and those unlucky enough to be near him, you
wouldn't wish on your worst enemy. The bats are flying.....
- This book is for my brother, David, who held my hand
crossing West Broad Street, and who taught me how to make skyhooks out
of old coathangers. The trick was so damned good I just never stopped. I
love you, David.
- Once upon a time, not so long ago, a monster came to the
small town of Castle Rock, Maine.
George Bannerman - The Law in Castle Rock.
Joe Camber - Mechanic. Owner of the dog, Cujo.
Steve Kemp - Donna Trenton's secret lover, poet.
Donna Trenton - Mother of Tad, driver of the Pinto.
Tad Trenton - Son of Vic and Donna.
Vic Trenton - Father of Tad, adman.
Trade HC: Viking Press (1981) - True First Edition
First Info: On CP, "First published in 1981 by The Viking
Limited HC: Mysterious Press (1981)
Lettered version A-Z
Numbered version 1-750
Trade PB: Signet (1982)
First Info: On CP, "First Signet Printing, August, 1982. 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9"