On Writing is half autobiography and half book of advice on how to write. His toolbox might not suit everyone wanting to write a novel but you should read it anyhow.
Later is that rare thing – a short Stephen King novel. Clocking in at under 250 pages it’s all killer and no filler…
My four favourites from the books I have read this year.
This 720-page long novel is the first time the legendary horror writer has written a book with his son Owen…
It: Chapter Two / Doctor Sleep / Onward / Sixteen Candles / The Night Clerk / Kill Me Three Times / The Da Vinci Code
Louis Theroux – Gotta Get Theroux This / Homer – The Iliad translated by Robert Fagles / Stephen King – If It Bleeds / J. R. R. Tolkien – Unfinished Tales / Lee Child – Blue Moon
The Outsider is another crime/horror cross-over from King in the same style as the Bill Hodges trilogy (Mr Mercedes, Finders Keepers, End of Watch) and while it’s not a sequel to those books it does exist in the same universe and indeed does feature the character of Holly Gibney. Spoilers ahoy!
Some quick ramblings about: Wind River | Robin Hood | Mother! | The Dark Tower | Noah | You Were Never Really Here
If you search for Stephen King on Netflix you’ll find a pretty good list of film adaptations. I’ve seen most
I’ve been waiting for Ready Player One to land on Amazon or Google Play because I managed to completely miss it on