His colleagues and critics—and perhaps stephen king himself—miss what makes his writing great.
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A list of stephen king's essays, organized alphabetically. Stephen king confesses his early love for kim novak in beautiful an original essay that will appear in a new anthology of stories about celebrity crushes. Surely one of america's most popular novelists, stephen king has only recently begun to receive serious attention from scholars and literary critics the dark. Stephen king in addition to these themes, king sticks to using lucid imagery that is set in a realistic everyday place as well as symbols and unique.
The author describes the inspirations for his first novel, and how the horror landmark – 40 years old this week – was very nearly destroyed.
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