Needful things: Everyone in Castle Rock is curious and thrilled when a new antique shop, called Needful Things, opens its doors. The shop has something for everyone, and its owner, a charming man named Leland Gaunt, seems to know exactly what people desire. He only asks a small favor as the price of his trinkets--that the buyer plays a meaningless trick on one of thier neighbors. Hawaii: Abner Hale, a rigid and humorless New England missionary, marries the beautiful Jerusha Bromley and takes her tot eh exotic island kingdom of Hawaii, intent on converting the natives. but the clash between the two cultures is too great and instead of understanding there comes tragedy..