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12 Unforgettable Young Protagonists in Stephen King Books
Any list of the scariest horror stories likely includes at least a few featuring young protagonists. Children and teenagers are well-represented in horror...
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A Definitive Ranking of Every Stephen King Novel Ever
Stephen King is a literary icon, a status he’s achieved by a) defining a genre; b) writing brilliantly; and c) being prolific. In other words, not only...
Top 10 Must-Read Stephen King Books
With over 60 titles to his credit, Stephen King is one of the world’s most prolific authors—and he has been terrifying and captivating us with his...
The 5 Worst Mothers in Literary History
As Philip Larkin wrote in the Greatest Poem of All Time (GPAT): “Man hands on misery to man/It deepens like a coastal shelf/Get out as early as you...
2 New Books (and 5 Old Ones) That Prove the Epistolary Novel is Alive and Well
When we previously considered the role of narrative voice in fiction, we left out one of the biggies—one in which, if you think about it, there is...
The 6 Most Memorable Bullies in Literature
Bullies have been throwing their weight around since the dawn of time, and they can be found in every part of the animal kingdom. Though they’re a...
The 7 Best Revenge Stories in Literature
Marcus Aurelius once said that the best revenge is to be unlike him who performed the injury. Sure, it’s sage advice, but where’s the fun in...
Is 2013 the Year of Stephen King?
See that shadowy figure over there? No? Well, it’s Stephen King. And he’s been watching you. Yep, an author doesn’t rack up more than 50...