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By Stephen King

ISBN-10: 150111168X

ISBN-13: 9781501111686

A grasp storyteller at his best—the O. Henry Prize winner Stephen King gives you a beneficiant number of tales, a number of of them brand-new, that includes revelatory autobiographical reviews on whilst, why, and the way he got here to jot down (or rewrite) each one story.
Since his first assortment, Nightshift, released thirty-five years in the past, Stephen King has dazzled readers along with his genius as a author of brief fiction. during this new assortment he assembles, for the 1st time, fresh tales that experience by no means been released in a booklet. He introduces every one with a passage approximately its origins or his motivations for writing it.

There are exciting connections among tales; issues of morality, the afterlife, guilt, what we might do another way if shall we see into the longer term or right the errors of the prior. “Afterlife” is ready a guy who died of colon melanoma and retains reliving a similar existence, repeating his errors time and again. a number of tales function characters on the finish of existence, revisiting their crimes and misdemeanors. different tales deal with what occurs whilst anyone discovers that he has supernatural powers—the columnist who kills humans by means of writing their obituaries in “Obits;” the previous pass judgement on in “The Dune” who, as a boy, canoed to a abandoned island and observed names written within the sand, the names of people that then died in freak injuries. In “Morality,” King appears to be like at how a wedding and lives collapse after the spouse and husband input into what turns out, at the start, a devil’s pact they could win.

Magnificent, eerie, totally compelling, those tales include one in every of King’s most interesting presents to his consistent reader—“I made them specially for you,” says King. “Feel unfastened to check them, yet please be cautious. the simplest of them have teeth.”

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Shouted the old man gleefully. This was what he loved: a shot in the dark. "He has gone completely out of his mind," thought Emily compassionately. The three of them were now leaning out separate windows ten . stories off the ground, while that enormous black animal poised on the long hawsers, legs thrust out and swinging from side to side, slowly descended. ches in such a way that the heads struck the pavement and burst into flame. The porters had in their lapels little signs of a fiery hand.

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