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Explore the Many Worlds of Stephen King—With Your Ears
At Barnes & Noble, the past few months have been, for us, the Summer of Stephen King. Even as we eagerly anticipate the arrival of his new novel The...
Don’t Miss It: An Excerpt from Stephen King’s Upcoming Novel
Stephen King’s new novel, The Institute, is a riveting story with echoes of some of King’s greatest and most terrifying themes—from...
back home in derry
A Look Back at
, Stephen King’s Dark Fairytale for Grownups
Many books have been likened to “a fairytale for adults.” It’s a phrase usually meant in a literal sense—a way to indicate the presence...
other worlds than these
10 Times Stephen King Altered Reality
If there’s another living author as powerful as Stephen King, we can’t name them (and don’t say James Patterson—we’re pretty sure...
hey he's walkin' there
The Man in Black: 5 Memorable Appearances of Stephen King’s Most Reliable Boogeyman
He’s a shadow, a magician, perhaps a demon. But you must admit, he’s got style. Longtime readers of Stephen King’s many novels have...
take a stand
Stephen King Book-to-Film Adaptations Ranked From the Very Faithful to the Wildly Inaccurate
So many of Stephen King’s books have been adapted for film or television that it’s possible to be very familiar with his body of work even if...
small town terror
: Two Styles of Stephen King in One Book
Stephen King is well into his fourth decade of being so successful—not to mention preternaturally skilled—that he can write pretty much whatever book...
other genres than these
Why Stephen King Is an Unlikely Crime Fiction Grandmaster
It’s understandable if you still think ‛horror’ when you hear the name ‛Stephen King.’ He single-handedly established horror as a bestselling...
suffer the little children
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...
Written for Adults,
Is the Perfect YA Gateway to the Worlds of Stephen King
It feels weird to recommend The Talisman—a book definitely written for adults—as the perfect choice to introduce younger readers to Stephen King....
i know what you need
A Definitive Ranking of Every Stephen King Short Story Collection
On September 10, Stephen King’s hotly anticipated new thriller The Institute arrives to scare the pants off of us again. To keep ourselves busy while...
take a stand
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...