Books - Stephen King Books

An introduction to the Stephen King library from his UK editor

Dear Reader,

As you may know, Stephen King is one of the world’s bestselling writers ever and there is a very good reason for that: he writes books that draw you in and are impossible to put down.

Many readers are surprised to discover that Stephen King wrote the stories of their favourite films The Shawshank Redemption, The Green Mile, Stand by Me and Misery. When they make the connection, they often come to us to ask which King they should read first. Other readers say they enjoyed his ‘horror’ stories in their teens and are ready to be reacquainted with the amazing range and literary power of his work. And then of course there is a new generation of readers who will grow up reading Stephen King.

So… I am thrilled to present his complete backlist, grouped here into ten distinct categories so that you can pick the right book for you – whether to discuss at your Reading Group or read through terrified fingers – although, of course, I recommend reading them all.

Philippa Pride, Editor

The Books of Stephen King

Blaze (2007)

He's got a plan. But he hasn't got a clue.

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Lisey’s Story (2006)

Every marriage has two hearts, one light and one dark.

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Cell (2006)

The event became known as The Pulse. The virus was carried by every cell phone in the entire world.

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Stephen King’s The Dark Tower: The Complete Concordance (2005)

An entertaining and incredibly useful guide to Stephen King's epic fantasy Dark Tower series.

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The Dark Tower VII: The Dark Tower (2004)

The final volume sees Roland on a roller-coaster of exhilarating triumph and aching loss.

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The Dark Tower VI: Song of Susannah (2004)

The pivotal sixth instalment provides the key to the quest that defines Roland's life.

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The Dark Tower V: Wolves of the Calla (2003)

The farming community in the fertile lands of the East has been warned the wolves are coming back.

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From a Buick 8 (2002)

There is a secret hidden in Shed B in the state police barracks in Statler, Pennsylvania.

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Everything’s Eventual (2002)

Expect the unexpected in this veritable treasure trove of enthralling, witty, dark tales.

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Dreamcatcher (2001)

Four young boys once stood together and did a brave thing. Something that changed them.

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Hearts in Atlantis (1999)

Five stories deeply rooted in the sixties, each haunted by the Vietnam War.

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The Girl Who Loved Tom Gordon (1999)

Lost in the woods, Trisha realises that she is not alone.

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Bag of Bones (1998)

Suffering from writer's block after his wife's death, Mike Noonan is drawn to his summer home.

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The Dark Tower IV: Wizard and Glass (1997)

The Dark Tower beckons Roland Deschain and the four companions he has gathered along the road.

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