Omnibus: Skeleton Crew / Different Seasons

Omnibus: Skeleton Crew / Different Seasons Stephen King
  • Title: Omnibus: Skeleton Crew / Different Seasons
  • Author: Stephen King
  • ISBN: 9780316858908
  • Page: 259
  • Format: Hardcover
  • Omnibus: Skeleton Crew / Different Seasons Stephen King Omnibus Skeleton Crew Different Seasons From the back cover Stephen King the world s greatest writer of horror fiction weaves tales of the purest terror with two of his bestselling collections in one outstanding omnibus volume Read these
    From the back cover Stephen King, the world s greatest writer of horror fiction, weaves tales of the purest terror with two of his bestselling collections in one outstanding omnibus volume.Read these pages and you will feel the hairs on the nape of your neck rise The Skeleton CrewWho could imagine In this brilliant collection of twenty two stories, Stephen King takesFrom the back cover Stephen King, the world s greatest writer of horror fiction, weaves tales of the purest terror with two of his bestselling collections in one outstanding omnibus volume.Read these pages and you will feel the hairs on the nape of your neck rise The Skeleton CrewWho could imagine In this brilliant collection of twenty two stories, Stephen King takes readers down paths that only he could imagine.A supermarket becomes the place where humanity makes its last stand against unholy destruction a trip to the attic turns into a journey to hell a woman driver finds a very scary shortcut to paradise an idyllic lake harbors a bottomless evil and a desert island is the scene of the most terrifying struggle for survival ever waged.Features the novella The Mist Now a major motion pictureRE Different SeasonsFrom the Magical Pen of Stephen King, Four Mesmerizing Novellas Rita Hayworth and the Shawshank Redemption An unjustly imprisoned convict seeks a strange and startling revenge the basis for the Best Picture Academy Award nominee The Shawshank Redemption Apt Pupil Todd Bowden is one of the top students in his high school class and a typical American sixteen year old until he becomes obsessed about the dark and deadly past of an older man in town The inspiration for the film Apt Pupil from Phoenix Pictures The Body Four rambunctious young boys plunge through the fa ade of a small town and come face to face with life, death, and intimations of their own mortality The film Stand By Me is based on this novella The Breathing Method A disgraced woman is determined to triumph over death.
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    About Stephen King


    1. Stephen Edwin King was born the second son of Donald and Nellie Ruth Pillsbury King After his father left them when Stephen was two, he and his older brother, David, were raised by his mother Parts of his childhood were spent in Fort Wayne, Indiana, where his father s family was at the time, and in Stratford, Connecticut When Stephen was eleven, his mother brought her children back to Durham, Maine, for good Her parents, Guy and Nellie Pillsbury, had become incapacitated with old age, and Ruth King was persuaded by her sisters to take over the physical care of them Other family members provided a small house in Durham and financial support After Stephen s grandparents passed away, Mrs King found work in the kitchens of Pineland, a nearby residential facility for the mentally challenged.Stephen attended the grammar school in Durham and Lisbon Falls High School, graduating in 1966 From his sopho year at the University of Maine at Orono, he wrote a weekly column for the school newspaper, THE MAINE CAMPUS He was also active in student politics, serving as a member of the Student Senate He came to support the anti war movement on the Orono campus, arriving at his stance from a conservative view that the war in Vietnam was unconstitutional He graduated in 1970, with a B.A in English and qualified to teach on the high school level A draft board examination immediately post graduation found him 4 F on grounds of high blood pressure, limited vision, flat feet, and punctured eardrums.He met Tabitha Spruce in the stacks of the Fogler Library at the University, where they both worked as students they married in January of 1971 As Stephen was unable to find placement as a teacher immediately, the Kings lived on his earnings as a laborer at an industrial laundry, and her student loan and savings, with an occasional boost from a short story sale to men s magazines.Stephen made his first professional short story sale The Glass Floor to Startling Mystery Stories in 1967 Throughout the early years of his marriage, he continued to sell stories to men s magazines Many were gathered into the Night Shift collection or appeared in other anthologies.In the fall of 1971, Stephen began teaching English at Hampden Academy, the public high school in Hampden, Maine Writing in the evenings and on the weekends, he continued to produce short stories and to work on novels.


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    1. Thought the book was quite good, some really great stories in there Would recommend it.

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    2. Third time reading it and it gets better every time

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