Stephen King is the author of more than fifty books, all of them worldwide bestsellers. Among his most recent are Full Dark, No Stars; Under the Dome; Just After Sunset; Duma Key; Lisey's Story; Cell; and the concluding novels in the Dark Tower saga: Wolves of the Calla, Song of Susannah, and The Dark Tower. His acclaimed nonfiction book On Writing is also a bestseller. In 2003, he was awarded the National Book Foundation Medal for Distinguished Contribution to American Letters, and in 2007 he received the Grand Master Award from the Mystery Writers of America. He lives in Maine with his wife, novelist Tabitha King.
"A master storyteller." --Los Angeles Times
"Eerie. . . . Ought to chill the cockles of many a heart."
--Chicago Tribune "A master. . . . [King] will catch you in
his web and reach you at an elemental level where there is no
defense." --The Cincinnati Enquirer "Stephen King has built
a literary genre of putting ordinary people in the most terrifying
situations. . . . he's the author who can always make the
improbable so scary you'll feel compelled to check the locks on the
front door." --The Boston Globe
"Peerless imagination." --The Observer (London)