Night Shift—Stephen King's first collection of stories—is an early showcase of the depths that King's wicked imagination could plumb. In these 20 tales, we see mutated rats gone bad (“Graveyard Shift”); a cataclysmic virus that threatens humanity (“Night Surf,” the basis for The Stand); a smoker who will try anything to stop (“Quitters, Inc.”); a reclusive alcoholic who begins a gruesome transformation (“Gray Matter”); and many more. This is Stephen King at his horrifying best.
From the Paperback edition.
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Review: Night ShiftUser Review - David Wallace Fleming - Goodreads
This might sound a little strange but I think that this collection is a work of art. I'd put this right up alongside Chekhov and Poe. If you ever wondered why people make such a big deal out of ... Read full review
Review: Night ShiftUser Review - Sumit Singla - Goodreads
Argh, it is 12 am And I just finished (re)reading this collection of some terrifying tales by the King of horror. No rest for the wicked, you might say. But sadly, sleep is the furthest thing from my ... Read full review