How Long to Read The Stand

By Stephen King

How Long Does it Take to Read The Stand?

It takes the average reader 20 hours to read The Stand by Stephen King

Assuming a reading speed of 250 words per minute. Learn more


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How long is The Stand?

The Stand by Stephen King is 1,200 pages long, and a total of 300,000 words.

This makes it 405% the length of the average book. It also has 367% more words than the average book.

How Long Does it Take to Read The Stand Aloud?

The average oral reading speed is 183 words per minute. This means it takes 27 hours and 19 minutes to read The Stand aloud.

What Reading Level is The Stand?

The Stand is suitable for students ages 12 and up.

Note that there may be other factors that effect this rating besides length that are not factored in on this page. This may include things like complex language or sensitive topics not suitable for students of certain ages.

When deciding what to show young students always use your best judgement and consult a professional.

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