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Stephen King: A Biography

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Now 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 chose to remain in the small-town Maine of his youth, far from glittering publishing and film centers, yet few American writers can now equal his hold on audiences worldwi ...more
Hardcover, 191 pages
Published December 30th 2008 by Greenwood Press (first published January 1st 2008)
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Heather F
May 22, 2017 Heather F rated it did not like it
Shelves: dnf, mln
Did not finish. This book was poorly written and alternated between expecting the reader to be a King superfan and never having heard from him.
David S.
Jul 29, 2014 David S. rated it did not like it
The information was good; but, there wasn't any insight on the author's part. He collected a lot of information from other sources, but did none of his own research. So much so, that in one part there is reference to author Kim Newman...he refers to the writer as "she"...enuff said!

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