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Stephen King

Stephen King

Stephen Edwin King is an American author of contemporary horror, supernatural fiction, suspense, science fiction, and fantasy. His books have sold more than 350 million copies, many of which have been adapted into feature films, miniseries, television shows, and comic books. King has published 54 novels, including seven under the pen name Richard Bachman and six non-fiction books. He has written nearly 200 short stories, most of which have been collected in book collections. Many of his stories are set in his home state of Maine. King has received Bram Stoker Awards, World Fantasy Awards, and British Fantasy Society Awards. His novella The Way Station was a Nebula Award novelette ... more on Wikipedia

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Facts About Stephen King's Childhood 114.9k views You know Stephen King as the master of horror, a writer whose work is synonymous with fear, and the brain behind chilling bo...
14 Details About The Horrible Accident That Almost Killed Stephen King 177.7k views Stephen King's car accident seemed like a violent story from one of the novelist's books. It was so brutal, it almost killed...
Stephen King Can't Stop Tweeting About His Corgi, Molly, AKA 'The Thing Of Evil' 33.9k votes Many people know Stephen King for the horror stories he writes so well. In fact, one of his novels, Rage, was so taboo and d...
The Best Television Adaptations of Stephen King's Work 5.8k votes With over 50 published novels and 200 short stories, perhaps no author in the history of literature is more prolific than St...
15 Horrifyingly Gruesome Things In Stephen King's Book 'Pet Sematary' 5.2k votes Of all the nightmares Stephen King has put to paper, Pet Sematary is easily his most gruesome work. The book - a look at how...
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What Stephen King Book Adaptation Do You Want To See Next? 775 votes Even though the prolific horror and suspense writer has a giant collection of novels, anthologies, and short stories under h...
The Best Jump Scares In Stephen King Movies 2.1k votes Jump scares are essential to cinematic horror, and Stephen King movies are no exception. A good jump scare will make you lea...
The Biggest Connections Between 'IT' And Stephen King's Other Books 9.5k views When you've written as many books as Stephen King, chances that some of your characters and locations bleed into other stori...
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Everything That IT (The Monster) Turns Into In 'IT' 4.5k votes The 2017 adaptation of Stephen King's IT helped ensure that a healthy fear of clowns made its way to the next generation, bu...
All The Connections To Stephen King's Work In 'Castle Rock' 20.3k views Hulu’s Castle Rock has become a slow burn for fans of Stephen King. The series tells the story of a cursed town haunted by i...
The Nicest Things Stephen King Has Said About His Wife, Tabitha 2.5k votes From F. Scott and Zelda Fitzgerald to Jean-Paul Sartre and Simone de Beauvoir, from Allen Ginsburg and Peter Orlovsky to Hen...
What Stephen King Has Said About The Movie Adaptations Of His Work 24.2k views Stephen King is a horror staple in both film and literary circles. More Stephen King books have been adapted into movies tha...
Secret Habits That Stephen King Uses to Write All His Books 40k views Stephen King is one of the most well-known and prolific authors in the world. He redefined the horror genre with such cl...
The Best Characters In The It Movie 3.3k votes Stephen King’s It took the movie world by surprise in 2017 when it became a sleeper box office smash and earned a whopping $...
Which Stephen King Character Are You, Based On Your Zodiac Sign? 237.7k views Stephen King has created many memorable characters - it's fun to arrange them by their zodiac signs. King's literary career ...
'The Lawnmower Man' Turned A Stephen King Story Into A Bonkers VR Fever Dream 70 votes When Stephen King wrote the seven-page story The Lawnmower Man, he never could have imagined the terrifying depths to which ...
All The Differences Between The New 'Pet Sematary' Movie and The 1983 Book 755 votes Film adaptations of beloved books are always put under a microscope. Fans of the book are always quick to throw out that the...
The Best Characters In The The Shining TV Show 48 votes The Shining miniseries aired on ABC in 1997 over the course of three nights. Why the need for the small screen adaptation? S...
The Best Characters In The 1980 The Shining Movie 52 votes Stanley Kubrick’s The Shining, adapted from the Stephen King novel, may not have been a big box office hit when it was relea...
The Best Stephen King Audiobooks 194 votes Stephen King's books are a staple of any horror or thriller fan's library. Considered one of the greatest living writers, Ki...
All Books in the Dark Tower Series, Ranked Best to Worst 5.9k votes The best Dark Tower books are the top novels in the popular literary series by Stephen King. Spanning eight books over three...
The Best Stephen King Movies 2.6k votes List of the best Stephen King movies, ranked best to worst with movie trailers when available. Stephen King's highest grossi...
All The Stephen King Trademarks That Make 'Pet Sematary' A Must-Watch 2.5k views Many Stephen King novels are marked by extremely memorable tropes, and the 2019 Pet Sematary adaptation - with a release dat...
This Child Dressed Up As The Clown From It In A Nightmare-Worthy Photoshoot 2.3k views Stephen King’s It has been terrifying audiences since the novel was released in 1986. It’s been 30 years of clown-filled hor...
The Best Writing Tips From Stephen King 959 votes Any writer, seasoned or amateur, should pay mind to these Stephen King writing tips. The King of Horror has sold over 350 mi...
This Guy Turned An Old Radio Into Derry, Maine From Stephen King's IT, And The Details Are Insane 182 votes Stephen King is one of the most prolific writers of the 20th and 21st centuries (and lucky to be, considering his scrape wit...
WATCH: First Trailer For Remake Of Stephen King's 'It' Finally Here 6.9k views He's back! Just when you thought you'd gotten over your fear of clowns (okay, maybe not), here comes the new trailer for the...

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