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Explore the Many Worlds of Stephen King—With Your Ears

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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 The Institute

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Don’t Miss It: An Excerpt from Stephen King’s Upcoming Novel The Institute

Stephen King’s new novel, The Institute, is a riveting story with echoes of some of King’s greatest and most terrifying themes—from...
A Look Back at It, Stephen King’s Dark Fairytale for Grownups

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A Look Back at It, 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...
10 Times Stephen King Altered Reality

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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...
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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...
Stephen King Book-to-Film Adaptations Ranked From the Very Faithful to the Wildly Inaccurate

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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...
The Outsider: Two Styles of Stephen King in One Book

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The Outsider: 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...
Why Stephen King Is an Unlikely Crime Fiction Grandmaster

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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...
12 Unforgettable Young Protagonists in Stephen King Books

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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...
Written for Adults, The Talisman Is the Perfect YA Gateway to the Worlds of Stephen King

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Written for Adults, The Talisman 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....
A Definitive Ranking of Every Stephen King Short Story Collection

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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...
A Definitive Ranking of Every Stephen King Novel Ever

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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...

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