Stephen king is the author of more than sixty books, all of them worldwide bestsellers. If i didnt know better i think he was the 1 who wrote the book of revolations for the bible. Stephen edwin king was born on september 21, 1947, at the maine general hospital in portland. Feb, 2014 stephen king to publish two novels in 2014. Stephen king, american novelist and shortstory writer whose books were credited with reviving the horror fiction genre in the late 20th century. Stephen edwin king born september 21, 1947 is an american author of horror, supernatural fiction, suspense, and fantasy novels. Use this list of kings movies, short films and tv shows to find out if your favorite book has been adapted to the screen or to find new king movies to enjoy. That, in a nutshell, is the gist of stephen kings fourth novel, the stand. His parents were nellie ruth pillsbury, who worked as a caregiver at a mental institute, and donald edwin king, a merchant seaman. A list of stephen king s novels, organized oldest to newest. In the afterword to his acclaimed guide on writing.
Everything we know about stephen kings new the stand. Fasten your seatbelts for an anthology of turbulent tales curated by stephen king and bev vincent. Stephen king turns short story into a free webcomic. Bangor horror writer stephen king has released dates for his tour to promote his book revival. If you find you have a first edition and are curious about the value, there are numerous places you can look. Here is the list of stephen kings books were reading as part of stephen. Stephen king books in chronological order stephen king revisited. Tolkien authors who have, like king, created enduring dark, gothic worlds filled with supernatural events and malevolent forces. Switching gears, your new book revival talks a lot about religion. Mar 04, 2014 if you dont have time to read, you dont have the time or the tools to write. Charles jacobs, a frankensteinlike mad scientist who sets out to decipher the secret of the universe and.
His father was born under the surname pollock, but used the last name king, under which stephen was born. After 25 years of a good marriage, what will darcy do once she discovers her husbands sinister secret. He is bestknown for such published works as carrie, the shining and misery all of which have been adapted into successful films. Kings 1978 novel is one of his most popular titles ever and. Oct 30, 2019 i will go book by book and give you all the information you need to identify stephen king first editions. Mercedes, 9781476754451, 436, first novel in the bill hodges trilogy. Stephen king to publish two novels in 2014 books the. Apr 02, 2014 the author here is stephen king, though, so be prepared for the stories to bring up some strong emotions. Mike flanagan, the writerdirector of geralds game, doctor sleep, and the haunting of hill house, will adapt stephen kings 2014 novel. Stephen king is the author of more than fifty books, all of them worldwide bestsellers. If you dont have time to read, you dont have the time or the tools to write.
Stephen king discusses new book sleeping beauties with son. Stephen king to publish two novels in 2014 books the guardian. Best of stephen king 146 books meet your next favorite book. School shootings drove stephen king to take rage off shelves. Jamie is six when he first meets young methodist minister charles. Yes, i love stephen king, but even being a constant reader doesnt prevent me from being willing to admit that the man can and often does go long on his word count. The sixcity tour that was announced monday kicks off in new york city on nov. Stephen king, historically an extremely prolific author, has not published any novels from his wheelhouse genre of horrorpsychological thriller since 2014 s revival. Two men are locked in a battle of wills in stephen kings novel of.
The only thing i may look forward to more than a new stephen king novel is a new collection of his short stories. Released in 1978, the weighty book the original version is 823 pages long, while the. Find all the books, read about the author, and more. Stephen king, whose novel revival will mark a return to the horror genre. Buy products related to new stephen king book products and see what customers say. With joan allen, anthony lapaglia, stephen lang, cara buono. King, i am so glad i was born in the era with him as an author.
So you can play around with the character more than you would with a film, where you have a very limited. The surprise for nonking readers will be that those emotions may include wonder, amusement, tenderness, admiration, hope, nostalgia, awe, wistfulness, and joy. The following is a complete list of books published by stephen king, an american author of. King has published 63 novels, including seven under. A good marriage official trailer 1 2014 stephen king movie hd when her husband anthony lapaglia of more than twenty years is away on one of. But i also get a kick out of the filthy critic, and hondo, in the new york post. Stephen kings a good marriage 2014 rotten tomatoes. Jan 18, 2018 stephen kings newest novel is almost here. Order of stephen king books stephen king is an american author of horror, suspense, science fiction and fantasy novels. Nov 27, 2019 the accidental release of a plague decimates the majority of americas population leading to a postapocalyptic tale of survival amid an otherworldly clash of good vs.
His books have sold more than 350 million copies, and many have been adapted into films, television series, miniseries, and comic books. A memoir of the craft, stephen king shares the following reading list of 96 books, covering a. Blumhouse productions has become one of the biggest names in horror in recent years, and they are ready to get into the world of stephen king adaptations with a remake of firestarter. His recent work includes the short story collection the bazaar of bad dreams, finders keepers, mr. A list of stephen kings novels, organized oldest to newest. During the chat king stated that he was halfway through writing his next novel, revival. Revival, kings 55th novel, introduces a fellow solitary genius, the rev. Stephen kings splendid new novel, revival, offers the atavistic pleasure of drawing closer to a campfire in the dark to hear a tale. Stephen king is one of the most prolific authors alive, but he is just as well known for the movies and adaptations made from his books and stories as for his writing. The following is a complete list of books published by stephen king, an american author of contemporary horror, suspense, science fiction, and fantasy.
The book explores the aftermath of a gruesome murder of an 11yearold boy, with all evidence pointing towards one. Stephen kings top 10 alltime favorite books open culture. May 12, 2017 stephen king, historically an extremely prolific author, has not published any novels from his wheelhouse genre of horrorpsychological thriller since 2014 s revival. Stephen king audio books, best sellers, author bio. Nov 21, 2016 stephen king discusses his career and new book end of watch, and receives recognition for his work in literacy from librarian of congress carla hayden at the 2016 library of congress book. Stephen kings the stand is heading back to the small screen this time, with a 10episode streaming series coming to cbs all access. Revival is a novel by american writer stephen king, published on november 11, 2014 by. His novel 112263a recent hulu original television series eventwas named a top ten book of 2011 by the new york times. The author here is stephen king, though, so be prepared for the stories to bring up some strong emotions. A memoir of the craft, stephen king shares the following reading list of 96 books, covering a diverse range of fiction and nonfiction titles.
Apr 28, 2020 stephen kings the stand is heading back to the small screen this time, with a 10episode streaming series coming to cbs all access. The novel was officially announced on february 12, 2014. Stephen king will release two new novels this year. Mike flanagan to adapt stephen kings 2014 novel revival vulture. Harrigans phone, the life of chuck, rat and the title story if it bleeds each pulling readers into intriguing and frightening places. Josh jones is a writer and musician based in durham, nc. His epic works the dark tower, it, pet sematary, and doctor sleep are the basis for major motion pictures, with it now the highest grossing horror film of all time.
Nov 23, 2014 revival, kings 55th novel, introduces a fellow solitary genius, the rev. Shop for it stephen king hardcover online at target. Dennis lehanes world gone by is the best gangster novel since the godfather. Stay away from recreational drugs stephen king reads from his upcoming sequel to the shining. His books gained their effect from realistic detail, forceful plotting, and kings ability to involve and scare the reader. To be notified of new posts and updates via email, please signup using the box on the right side or the bottom of this site. Stephen king creates a list of 96 books for aspiring writers.
Stephen king to publish two novels in 2014 this article is more than 6 years old revival will see horror master return to his signature genre after excursion into crime fiction, mr mercedes. A novel the bill hodges trilogy book 1 jun 3, 2014. The accidental release of a plague decimates the majority of americas population leading to a postapocalyptic tale of survival amid an otherworldly clash of good vs. This exciting new anthology, perfect for airport or airplane reading, includes an original introduction and story notes for each story by stephen king, along with brand new stories from stephen king and joe hill. A good marriage official trailer 1 2014 stephen king. His recent work includes the institute, elevation, the outsider, sleeping beauties cowritten with his son owen king, and the bill hodges trilogy. Stanley kubricks annotated copy of stephen kings the shining. Stephen king has created a new ending for the updated series not only are we getting a more detailed and expansive retelling of the classic novel, stephen king lent hisexpertise to the new. Revival is a novel by american writer stephen king, published on november 11, 2014 by scribner. A novel hardcover bargain price, november 11, 2014. Stephen king writes a letter to his 16yearold self. The book explores the aftermath of a gruesome murder of an 11yearold boy, with all evidence pointing towards one of the towns most popular.
The novel was first mentioned by king on june 20, 20, while doing a video chat with fans as part of promoting the upcoming under the dome tv series. Harrigans phone, the life of chuck, rat, and the title story if it bleedseach pulling you into intriguing and frightening places. It documents her shopping adventures after receiving a bumper royalty cheque due to many people mistakenly buying the ebook version of her book instead of the book by stephen king of the same name. So you might think that if stephen king the guy who wrote such horror classics like carrie and the stand were to rattle off his top ten favorite books, it would feature works by the likes of edgar allan poe, h. A book, or a short story in a book full of them, can be as long as you want it to be. In a small new england town, over half a century ago, a. Mercedes, the book follows in kings legendary thriller tradition, providing a chilling insight into the mind of an obsessed.198 475 411 1599 542 1523 262 326 555 156 398 787 1590 682 113 1639 658 403 154 336 1051 359 544 1036 1598 1674 1443 1493 1438 70 1339 431 575 1356 615 1230 331 1406 520 1372 337 944 232