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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...
5 Novels that Would Make Great Broadway Musicals

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5 Novels that Would Make Great Broadway Musicals

There was once a real division between the different parts of the Entertainment Industrial Complex. Books were books, TV was TV, film was film, and theater...
Take Our Quiz to Determine Your Horror Story IQ

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Take Our Quiz to Determine Your Horror Story IQ

A good scary story can sink into your bones and leave you afraid of the dark for years to come. The best horror writers know exactly how much detail to...
Top 10 Must-Read Stephen King Books

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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...

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6 Great Books to Read on a Dark and Stormy Night

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6 Great Books to Read on a Dark and Stormy Night

You’re home alone, the wind is howling, and a steady rain is beating down heavily against your window. You put on your most comfortable pair of pajamas,...

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6 Book-Based Apps We Wish Existed

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6 Book-Based Apps We Wish Existed

Just try to name a day-to-day problem that an app can’t fix. Forgot where you’re going and need directions? There’s an app for that. Too...

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What to Read Next if You Liked The Fault in Our Stars, Skin Game, Mr. Mercedes, China Dolls,or Congratulations, By the Way

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What to Read Next if You Liked The Fault in Our Stars, Skin Game, Mr. Mercedes, China Dolls,or Congratulations, By the Way

What’s that? You’ve cried your eyes sandpaper dry and rent all your garments reading John Green’s The Fault in Our Stars then watching...
14 Lines that Would’ve Ended These Books Early

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14 Lines that Would’ve Ended These Books Early

Have you ever wondered what might happen to a beloved book if a certain character said or did something very early on in the story that irrevocably altered...

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Joe Hill vs. Stephen King, and 4 More Father-Son Literary Rivalries

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Joe Hill vs. Stephen King, and 4 More Father-Son Literary Rivalries

When the nominations for the 2014 Bram Stoker Award for Best Horror Novel were announced last month, it was a very good day for upstart novelist Joe...
Valentines From 7 of Our Favorite Literary Characters

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Valentines From 7 of Our Favorite Literary Characters

Fun fact: I have always been single on February 14, whether it be due to a fight with a current beau or a spate of prolonged singledom. But I’ve...

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The Halloween IQ Test: How Many Lines From Classic Spooky Reads Can You Identify?

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The Halloween IQ Test: How Many Lines From Classic Spooky Reads Can You Identify?

From Washington Irving’s “The Legend of Sleepy Hollow” to The Berenstain Bears Trick or Treat, you’ve got a range of Halloween reads to...
5 Reasons to Read Doctor Sleep, Stephen King’s Sequel to The Shining

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5 Reasons to Read Doctor Sleep, Stephen King’s Sequel to The Shining

Way back in 1977, Stephen King’s third novel and horrific tour de force, The Shining, was published. It tells the story of Jack Torrance, an...

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