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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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Stephen King Directed One Movie, And It Was Such A Nightmare That He Gave Up Directing 2.4k views Of all the movies out there based on Stephen King's books, the worst is the one he directed himself. And King would agree. I...
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18 Pictures of Young Stephen King 89.6k views This gallery features photos of a young Stephen King, including a picture of him when he was a kid, as well as his high scho...
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...
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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...
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