New Releases: 
  The Music Room (Short Story)

  The Music Room (Short Story)
Release Date: December 6th, 2016

The Music Room is a new short story contained within In Sunlight or In Shadow: Stories Inspired by the Paintings of Edward Hopper. Click here to view the extraordinary paintings of Edward Hopper. (Google Images)




 
  Charlie the Choo-Choo

  Charlie the Choo-Choo
Release Date: November 22nd, 2016

Dive deep into the world of the Dark Tower with Charlie the Choo-Choo, a perfect gift for any fan of Stephen King and The Dark Tower, soon to be a motion picture starring Matthew McConaughey and Idris Elba.

Engineer Bob has a secret: His train engine, Charlie the Choo-Choo, is alive…and is also his best friend.  From celebrated author Beryl Evans and illustrator Ned Dameron comes a story about friendship, loyalty, and hard work.

“If I were ever to write a children’s book, it would be just like this!” — Stephen King

Charlie the Choo-Choo  is available now in hardcover and ebook.




 
  Hearts in Suspension (Essay Collection)

  Hearts in Suspension (Essay Collection)
Release Date: November 7th, 2016

This publication marks the 50th anniversary of Stephen King’s entrance into the University of Maine at Orono in the fall of 1966. The accelerating war in Vietnam and great social upheaval at home exerted a profound impact on students of the period and deeply influenced King’s development as a writer and as a man.

King’s fictional treatment of this experience in his novella “Hearts in Atlantis” (reprinted in this volume) tracks his youthful avatar, Peter Riley, through the awakenings and heartbreak of his turbulent first year at UMaine. In his accompanying essay, “Five to One, One in Five,” written expressly for this volume, King sheds his fictional persona and takes on the challenge of a nonfiction return to his undergraduate experience. The stereoscopic combination of these narratives, told with King’s characteristic blend of canny insight and self-deprecating humor, create a revealing portrait of the artist as young man and a ground-level tableau of this highly charged time.

In addition, twelve fellow students and friends from King’s college days contribute personal narratives recalling their own experience of those years. These recollections—engaged, irreverent, and affecting—bring dimension and texture to the collective witnessing of a formative time in their lives and a defining moment in the country’s history.

This book also includes four installments of King’s never-before-reprinted student newspaper column, “King’s Garbage Truck.” These lively examples of  King’s damn-the-torpedoes style, entertaining and shrewd in their youthful perceptions, more than hint at a talent about to take its place in the American literary landscape.

A gallery of period photographs and documents augments this volume.




 

Coming Soon: 
  Creepshow Reprint

  Creepshow Reprint
Release Date: May 9th, 2017

The graphic novel adaptation of the classic horror anthology film written by Stephen King, with art by Bernie Wrightson!

Back in print on May 9th: the graphic novel adaptation of Stephen King’s Creepshow, based on the 1982 horror anthology and cult classic film directed by George Romero (Night of the Living Dead, Dawn of the Dead)—and featuring stunning illustrations by the legendary Bernie Wrightson and cover art by the acclaimed Jack Kamen! A harrowing and darkly humorous tribute to the controversial and influential horror comics of the 1950s, Creepshow presents five sinsister stories from the #1 New York Times bestselling author—“Father’s Day,” “The Lonesome Death of Jordy Verrill,” “Something to Tide You Over,” “The Crate,” and “They’re Creeping Up on You”…unforgettable tales of terror to haunt your days and nights!




 
  Gwendy's Button Box

  Gwendy's Button Box
Release Date: May 30th, 2017

Cemetery Dance Publications is extremely pleased to announce the World's First Edition of Gwendy's Button Box by Stephen King and Richard Chizmar, a brand new and original Castle Rock novella to be published on May 30, 2017




 
  The Dark Tower (Movie)

  The Dark Tower (Movie)
Release Date: August 4th, 2017

After nearly a decade of anticipation, The Dark Tower motion picture is set for release on July 28, 2017.

Starring Idris Elba (Pacific Rim) as Roland Deschain and Oscar Winner Matthew McConaughey (Dallas Buyers Club) as The Man in Black, the long-awaited adaptation of Stephen’s magnum opus begins with The Gunslinger.

Described as a “sequel” to the original series of novels, The Dark Tower will take the monumental series in new directions that have been fully approved by Stephen.

Check back here often. We’ll have more information on this exciting production in the near future.




 
  Sleeping Beauties

  Sleeping Beauties
Release Date: September 26th, 2017

In a future so real and near it might be now, something happens when women go to sleep; they become shrouded in a cocoon-like gauze. If they are awakened, if the gauze wrapping their bodies is disturbed or violated, the women become feral and spectacularly violent; and while they sleep they go to another place...
The men of our world are abandoned, left to their increasingly primal devices. One woman, however, the mysterious Evie, is immune to the blessing or curse of the sleeping disease. Is Evie a medical anomaly to be studied? Or is she a demon who must be slain?
Set in a small Appalachian town whose primary employer is a women's prison, SLEEPING BEAUTIES is a wildly provocative, gloriously absorbing father/son collaboration between Stephen King and Owen King.




 

  Latest News:
Spike TV's Trailer for The Mist
Posted: April 11th, 2017 7:03:41 pm EDT

The Mist premieres on SpikeTV on June 22nd.

Click here for more information on The Mist

Gwendy's Button Box Audiobook
Posted: April 3rd, 2017 1:32:28 pm EDT

Simon & Schuster Audio is excited to announce that Maggie Siff from Billions, Mad Men and Sons of Anarchy will narrate the audiobook edition of GWENDY’S BUTTON BOX by Stephen King and Richard Chizmar. The audio CD and download will be available early! Listen to your copy on May 16, 2017! Bonus features on the audiobook will include the Edgar® nominated short story ‘The Music Room’ – also read by Siff – and an interview with the authors.

Pre-order your copy today

More Information and Excerpt

Bill Hodges Trilogy Concordance and Sweepstakes
Posted: March 31st, 2017 3:02:02 pm EDT

Available free for a limited time only!

The Bill Hodges Trilogy Concordance written by Robin Furth is now available until April 17th as a free download. This comprehensive compilation of characters, places, and businesses covering all three books is a must-have resource for past and future readers of the Trilogy.  

We have teamed up with Scribner to launch the Concordance with a Sweepstakes giving away copies of the books and audio editions of the Bill Hodges Trilogy to lucky winners.

Click here for full details about the Concordance download and Sweepstakes

Sleeping Beauties Excerpt
Posted: March 29th, 2017 9:26:27 am EDT

Can't wait until September? You can read an excerpt and see the US cover from Sleeping Beauties  now offered exclusively by Entertainment Weekly.

Click here to go to EW's site.

IT - Official Teaser Trailer
Posted: March 29th, 2017 12:15:53 pm EDT



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GWENDY'S BUTTON BOX
Posted: February 28th, 2017 9:17:50 am EST

Cemetery Dance Publications is extremely pleased to announce the World's First Edition of Gwendy's Button Box by Stephen King and Richard Chizmar, a brand new and original Castle Rock novella to be published on May 30, 2017!

This beautiful hardcover edition marks the first-ever collaboration by these two long-time friends and award-winning authors, and this tale also features King’s long-awaited return to one of his most famous towns.

More information is available at the following links:


Cemetery Dance

Entertainment Weekly

Read Bev Vincent's interview with Stephen and Rich Chizmar about the project.


 

 

 
 

 

 
 

 

 
 

 

 
 

 

 
 

 

 
 

 

 
 

 

 
 

 

 
 

 

 
 

 

 
 

 

 
 

 

 
 

 

 
 

 

 
 

 

 
 

 

 
 

 

 
 

 

 
 

 

 
 

 

 
 

 

 
 

 

 
 

 

 
 

 

 
 

 

 
 

 

 
 

 

 
 

 

 
 

 

 
 

 

 
 

 

 
 

 

 
 

 

 
 

 

 
 

 

 
 

 

 
 

 

 
 

 

 
 

 

 
 

 

 
 

 

 
 

 

 
 

 

 
 

 

 
 

 

 
 

 

 
 

 

 
 

Unofficial News:
First Look at IT
Posted: July 14th, 2016 2:03:50 pm EDT

EW.com has posted a first look at IT in the July 13, 2016 issue. Andrés Muschietti’s motion picture adaptation of Stephen’s notoriously frightening novel hits theaters September 172017 starring Finn Wolfhard, Bill Skarsgård, Javier Botet.

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