Authors: Stephen King
Â© SHANE LEONARD
is the author of more than sixty books, all of
them worldwide bestsellers. His recent work includes
If It Bleeds
(cowritten with his son Owen King), and the Bill Hodges trilogy:
(an Edgar Award winner
for Best Novel and now a television series streaming on Peacock). His novel
was named a top ten book of 2011 by the
New York Times Book
and won the Los Angeles Times Book Prize for Mystery/Thriller.
His epic works
The Dark Tower
are the basis for major motion pictures, with
highest-grossing horror film of all time. He is the recipient of the 2020 Audio
Publishers Association Lifetime Achievement Award, the 2018 PEN America Literary
Service Award, the 2014 National Medal of Arts, and the 2003 National Book
Foundation Medal for Distinguished Contribution to American Letters. He lives in
Bangor, Maine, with his wife, novelist Tabitha King.
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