Recommended books by Stephen King

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Product picture for It: A Novelby Stephen King
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Now a major motion picture Stephen King’s terrifying, classic #1 New York Times bestseller, “a landmark in American literature” (Chicago Sun-Times)—about seven adults who return to their hometown to confront a nightmare they had first stumbled on as teenagers…an evil without a name: It. Welcome to Derry, Maine. It’s a small city, a place as hauntingly familiar as your own hometown. Only in Derry the haunting is real. They were seven teenagers when they first stumbled upon the...
Book cover from Sleeping Beauties: A Novelby Stephen King
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In this spectacular father/son collaboration, Stephen King and Owen King tell the highest of high-stakes stories: what might happen if women disappeared from the world of men? In a future so real and near it might be now, something happens when women go to sleep: they become shrouded in a cocoon-like gauze. If they are awakened, if the gauze wrapping their bodies is disturbed or violated, the women become feral and spectacularly violent. And while they sleep they go to another place, a better...
Book cover from The Shiningby Stephen King
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The Shining is the classic horror story by Stephen King about a fired teacher by the name of Jack Torrance. Jack spends a winter with his family in a spooky mountain hotel, where he works as a caretaker. Mysterious things seem to be happening everywhere in the hotel. The son of the teacher, the five-year-old Danny Torrance, possesses a special gift, 'the shining', that makes him experience lifelike and frightening visions. In the Overlook Hotel Danny's visions really take on terrifying forms....
Book cover from On Writing: 10th Anniversary Edition: A Memoir of the Craftby Stephen King
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Immensely helpful and illuminating to any aspiring writer, this special edition of Stephen King’s critically lauded, million-copy bestseller shares the experiences, habits, and convictions that have shaped him and his work. “Long live the King” hailed Entertainment Weekly upon publication of Stephen King’s On Writing. Part memoir, part master class by one of the bestselling authors of all time, this superb volume is a revealing and practical view of the writer’s craft, comprising...
 
Book cover from The Dark Tower I: The Gunslingerby Stephen King
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Now a major motion picture starring Matthew McConaughey and Idris Elba “An impressive work of mythic magnitude that may turn out to be Stephen King’s greatest literary achievement” (The Atlanta Journal-Constitution), The Gunslinger is the first volume in the epic Dark Tower Series. A #1 national bestseller, The Gunslinger introduces readers to one of Stephen King’s most powerful creations, Roland of Gilead: The Last Gunslinger. He is a haunting figure, a loner on a spellbinding...
Book cover from The Outsiderby Stephen King
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An unspeakable crime. A confounding investigation. At a time when the King brand has never been stronger, he has delivered one of his most unsettling and compulsively readable stories. An eleven-year-old boy’s violated corpse is found in a town park. Eyewitnesses and fingerprints point unmistakably to one of Flint City’s most popular citizens. He is Terry Maitland, Little League coach, English teacher, husband, and father of two girls. Detective Ralph Anderson, whose son Maitland once...
Book cover from Gwendys Button Boxby Stephen King
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The little town of Castle Rock, Maine has witnessed some strange events and unusual visitors over the years, but there is one story that has never been told... until now. There are three ways up to Castle View from the town of Castle Rock: Route 117, Pleasant Road, and the Suicide Stairs. Every day in the summer of 1974 twelve-year-old Gwendy Peterson has taken the stairs, which are held by strong (if time-rusted) iron bolts and zig-zag up the cliffside. At the top of the stairs, Gwendy...
Book cover from The Dark Tower 8-Book Boxed Setby Stephen King
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For the first time ever in a single box set, all of Stephen King’s eight Dark Tower novels—one of the most acclaimed and popular series of all time—soon to be a major motion film starring Idris Elba and Matthew McConaughey. Set in a world of ominous landscape and macabre menace, The Dark Tower series features one of Stephen King’s most powerful creations—The Gunslinger, a haunting figure who embodies the qualities of the lone hero through the ages, from ancient myth to frontier...
Book cover from The Standby Stephen King
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The Stand is an epic, apocalyptic horror and fantasy book of 'master of suspense' Stephen King. After the great plague, an outbreak of a virus, there are but a handful of survivors on the Earth. They have to survive in a mostly empty world. Soon it becomes clear that to survive, they will also have to choose between good and evil, between Mother Abagail and Randall Flagg. Both Mother Abagail and Randall Flagg have their own ways to get people to approach them and to convince them that their...
Book cover from The Dark Tower II: The Drawing of the Threeby Stephen King
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Now a major motion picture starring Matthew McConaughey and Idris Elba The second volume in Stephen King’s #1 bestselling Dark Tower Series, The Drawing of the Three is an “epic in the making” (Kirkus Reviews) about a savage struggle against underworld evil and otherworldly enemies. “Stephen King is a master at creating living, breathing, believable characters,” hails The Baltimore Sun. Beginning just less than seven hours after The Gunslinger ends, in the second installment to...