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Stephen King : a biography

Author: Albert Rolls
Publisher: Westport, Conn. : Greenwood Press, 2009.
Series: Greenwood biographies.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Millions of people have experienced the unnerving sensation of finding their own half-acknowledged nightmares dramatically realized in the pages of Stephen King's spine-tingling horror tales.
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Biography
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Rolls, Albert.
Stephen King.
Westport, Conn. : Greenwood Press, 2009
(DLC) 2008036702
(OCoLC)236328445
Named Person: Stephen King; Stephen King
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Albert Rolls
ISBN: 0313345732 9780313345739
OCLC Number: 298460995
Description: 1 online resource (xvii, 191 pages) : illustrations.
Contents: Cover; CONTENTS; SERIES FOREWORD; PREFACE; TIMELINE: EVENTS IN THELIFE OF STEPHEN KING; Chapter 1 Taking Up the Pen; Chapter 2 Becoming a Writer; Chapter 3 Finding a Publisher; Chapter 4 Beginning to Establish the Name Stephen King; Chapter 5 Becoming the King; Chapter 6 Responding to Fame and Fortune; Chapter 7 Settling into His Position; Chapter 8 Negotiating His Private and Public Lives; Chapter 9 Something Different; Chapter 10 King's Status Rises; Chapter 11 The Sense of an Ending; Chapter 12 Letting People Recover; Chapter 13 Taking a Stand; Chapter 14 King's Feminist Sensibility.
Series Title: Greenwood biographies.
Responsibility: Albert Rolls.

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Known worldwide for his horror creations in best-selling books and popular film adaptations, Stephen King spent years in obscurity trying to find his voice and his audience. For much of his career he  Read more...

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