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The Stephen King Companion is an authoritative examine King's own lifestyles profession, from Carrie to The Bazaar of undesirable Dreams.

King specialist George Beahm, who has released broadly approximately Maine's major author, is your pro advisor to the innovative international of Stephen King, overlaying his diversified and prodigious output: juvenalia, brief fiction, restricted version books, bestselling novels, and movie variations. The e-book can also be profusely illustrated with approximately two hundred pictures, colour illustrations by way of celebrated "Dark Tower" artist Michael Whelan, and black-and-white drawings via Maine artist Glenn Chadbourne.

Supplemented with interviews with buddies, colleagues, and mentors who knew King good, this booklet seems at his adolescence in Durham, the place he started writing fiction as a tender teenager, his university years within the turbulent sixties, his struggles with early poverty, operating full-time as an English instructor whereas writing part-time, the lengthy street to the book of his first novel, Carrie, and the handfuls of bestselling books and significant reveal variations that followed.

For fanatics outdated and new, The Stephen King significant other is a finished examine America's best-loved bogeyman.

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