The Essential Stephen King

The Essential Stephen King

A Ranking Of The Greatest Novels, Short Stories, Movies, And Other Creations Of The World's Most Popular Writer

eBook - 2001
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In this newly available paperback edition, Spignesi selects and ranks the top 101 works out of the more than 550 created by King during his prolific career. Each chosen work is synopsized and reviewed by the writer that Entertainment Weekly has called "the world's leading expert on Stephen King." Fiction and nonfiction, well-known and obscure, scary and scarier--discussions of King's best short stories, novellas, screenplays, novels, essays, forewords, articles, introductions, and more are all here From his best-selling novels (The Dead Zone, The Shining, Carrie, The Green Mile, Pet Sematary, It, Riding the Bullet, The Plant, The Dark Tower series, Insomnia), to short stories and novellas ("Survivor Type," "The Last Rung on the Ladder," "Gramma," "Shawshank Redemption"), thought-provoking nonfiction (Danse Macabre, On Writing, "Remembering John," "My Little Serrated Security Blanket," "Leaf-Peepers"), ...even an amazing column from King's college newspaper ("The Subject This Week is Cops")
Publisher: Franklin Lakes, NJ : New Page Books, c2001.
ISBN: 9780585469812
Characteristics: 359 p. : ill.
Additional Contributors: NetLibrary, Inc
Alternative Title: Stephen King


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