'Merely by tickling the keys of his word-processor King can make the flesh creep half a world away' (The Times
'Stephen King is one of those natural storytellers...getting hooked is easy' (Frances Fyfield, Express
'An incredibly gifted writer, whose writing, like Truman Capote's, is so fluid that you often forget that you're reading' (Guardian
About the Author
Under the pseudonym of Richard Bachman, world bestseller Stephen King published five books, including THE RUNNING MAN, THINNER, THE REGULATORS and THE BACHMAN BOOKS. Stephen King was awarded the 2003 National Book Foundation Medal for Distinguished Contribution to American Letters, and was voted Grand Master at the 2007 Edgar Allan Poe Awards. He is the author of more than forty books, all of them worldwide bestsellers. His recent stand-alone novels include DREAMCATCHER, CELL and LISEY'S STORY. He lives in Bangor, Maine, with his wife, novelist Tabitha King.