Stephen King is the bestselling author of more than thirty books of which the most recent are THE GIRL WHO LOVED TOM GORDON and HEARTS IN ATLANTIS. He lives with his wife, the novelist Tabitha King, in Bangor, Maine.
King's cornucopia of short tales, each accompanied by an introduction from the author, was a 15-week PW bestseller. (Sept.)
Good anthology of short stories from the horror supremo, mixing the odd, macabre and creepy - Daily MailA bumper collection of short stories ... You can't help admiring King's narrative skills and his versatility as a story-teller - Sunday TelegraphMerely by tickling the keys on his word processor King can make flesh creep half a world away. But where he differs from so many chill merchants is that his horror is rarely gratuitous and often informed with a wry humour that is unmistakably contemporary rather than Gothic - The Times