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Stephen King movie marathon planned for
Stephen King movie marathon planned for SkowheganKennebec Journal & Morning SentinelSKOWHEGAN — The Skowhengan Drive-In will host a Stephen King movie marathon fundraiser Friday and Saturday. The Drive-In needs to replace equipment in order to continue new releases. Friday at approximately 6:30 p.m., “Christine,” “The Shining” ...
Posted on 31 July 2014 | 5:54 am
A book for the beach: Duma Key by Stephen
The Guardian (blog)A book for the beach: Duma Key by Stephen KingThe Guardian (blog)I also, furtively, picked up a creased old paperback of Different Seasons by Stephen King, read Apt Pupil, and discovered for the first time the delights of being thoroughly terrified. So began a love of horror, and particularly of King, which lasts to ...
Posted on 31 July 2014 | 1:02 am
Stephen King's newest is more noir than
Stephen King's newest is more noir than horrorWaynesville Smoky Mountain Newsbook Each time Stephen King is interviewed, he finds himself responding to the same question: “Where do you get your ideas?” Usually, the question is prompted by the questioner implying that an author who writes about serial killers and psychotics must ...
Posted on 30 July 2014 | 7:13 am
Stephen King, John Grisham, and nearly 900
Siliconrepublic.comStephen King, John Grisham, and nearly 900 other authors oppose Amazon's ...The VergeNearly 900 writers, including Stephen King, John Grisham, Jennifer Egan, and Donna Tartt, have signed a letter objecting to the aggressive tactics that Amazon has been using to gain leverage over the book publisher Hachette, according to the Guardian.Writers unite in campaign against 'thuggish' AmazonThe GuardianAmazon facing united front of authors in Hachette e-book disputeCNET (blog)all 14 news articles »
Posted on 25 July 2014 | 10:47 am
Stephen King Criticizes Christian, Tea Party
Fox News (blog)Stephen King Criticizes Christian, Tea Party Reaction to Border Crisis On ...Fox News (blog)By Leonardo Blair, Christian Post. Popular contemporary horror writer Stephen King got himself into a bit of hot water Tuesday when he criticized the Tea Party and Christians for not being charitable toward the illegal immigrant children at the border.Report: Land Baron Stephen King Hasn't Offered Refuge to Border KidsBreitbart NewsStephen King mocks Christians, Tea Party on TwitterUSA TODAYClaiming Christians, conservatives are hypocrites on immigration: A tactic of ...al.comThe Inquisitr -KETKall 8 news articles »
Posted on 24 July 2014 | 6:15 am
PHOTO EXCLUSIVE: "The World AccordingTony Award nominee Barbara Walsh stars as Margaret White in the Washington, D.C. premiere of the cult musical Carrie, based on the Stephen King novel, which officially opened July 13 at the Studio Theatre. Eben Logan, who plays mean girl Chris Hargensen, offers a look backstage.
Posted on 30 July 2014 | 9:23 pm
Stephen King, not so shiningI've seen one Stephen King movie, The Shining. Most people loved it. I was bored. Promote to Mobile 0 read more
Posted on 23 July 2014 | 7:59 pm
Is Stephen King A Bad Writer?Stephen King has sold over 350 million books, and still publishes two new books each year. But a recent post on The Huffington Post has claimed that King can’t write, and the author uses King’s own words against him to prove his point. Michael Conniff, an instructor and writer himself who admits to only selling
Posted on 22 July 2014 | 11:44 pm
Stephen King Bashes Tea Party On TwitterStephen King has been no stranger to political discourse over the past few years. He’s spoken out on gun control, said that tax breaks for the rich don’t create jobs, and generally tossed his two cents in several times. The current border crisis, though, with numerous unaccompanied immigrant children seeking refuge, and many government officials
Posted on 22 July 2014 | 10:08 pm
What Entrepreneurs Can Learn From StephenLessons from the master of horror can apply to startups, too.
Posted on 20 July 2014 | 11:00 am
New England's Little League state champs atNotable: Falmouth appears in several horror stories by Maine author Stephen King, most notably "Salem's Lot." State title: Beat Saco/Maremont 13-10 in double-elimination final to earn first state title in 22 years. Last N.E. appearance: First appearance.
Posted on 31 July 2014 | 7:27 am
A book for the beach: Duma Key by StephenOn holiday with my family in Portugal, aged around 11 or 12, I found a stash of deserted books left behind by former residents of the place we were staying (and isn't that one of the nicest things about holiday reading, picking up someone else's unexpected ...
Posted on 30 July 2014 | 6:44 pm
Twitchy Has Twitch-Fit At Stephen KingThe nine fulltime employees at Twitchy were shocked and outraged because novelist Stephen King said an extremely biased, unfair, and totally offensive thing today! Specifically, the wealthy horror-book machine tweeted a thing about Chris Christie.
Posted on 30 July 2014 | 2:21 am
Stephen King, not so shiningTyler (KETK) — I've seen one Stephen King movie, The Shining. Most people loved it. I was bored. Glad I kept my money for the rest of the Stephen King books. This looks looks as if Mr. King is writing more fiction or fantasy. This week, through social ...
Posted on 27 July 2014 | 9:29 pm
A Review of "Mr. Mercedes" by“Mr. Mercedes” is not your typical Stephen King novel. Within its pages, you will not find ghosts (real or imagined), spooky children, anyone with telekinesis, or rabid dogs. Yet, what you will find are the same thrills, engaging characters and a scary ...
Posted on 27 July 2014 | 8:23 am
Daily Deals: Stephen King, PrinceThe Green Mile by Stephen King. $ 1.99. From the Jacket Copy: The #1 New York Times bestselling dramatic serial novel and inspiration for the Oscar-nominated film of the same name starring Tom Hanks, the “literary event” ...
Posted on 31 July 2014 | 12:00 pm
Book Review – Mr. Mercedes by StephenI have to confess: it has been many, many years since I read a Stephen King novel. It's not that I haven't wanted to; on the contrary, I've been meaning to catch up on his later works for quite some time now. But for some reason ...
Posted on 31 July 2014 | 9:55 am
Writers unite in campaign againstThey include some of the biggest literary names on the planet, among them Stephen King, Donna Tartt, Paul Auster, James Patterson and John Grisham; a Pulitzer prize winner in Jennifer Egan; and four from this year's Man ...
Posted on 25 July 2014 | 9:14 am
Another Brief Conversation With StephenThank goodness for Twitter, or we'd have to pay good money to find out what he thinks about current events. Revised Tea Party Gospel: "Suffer the little.
Posted on 23 July 2014 | 7:02 am
Horror Author Stephen King AnnoysMany have noted a twinge of anti-Christian analogies in the horror books of author Stephen King, but his Twitter account has made it very clear where he stands on the issue of religion and on conservatism. In this case, it was ...
Posted on 22 July 2014 | 5:12 pm