Haunted Heart: The Life and Times of Stephen King (Google eBook)
A fascinating look at the life of the author who created such modern classics as Carrie, IT, and The Shining.
“I’m afraid of everything.”
“As a kid, I worried about my sanity a lot."
“I am always interested in this idea that a lot of fiction writers write for their fathers because their fathers are gone.”
“Writing is an addiction for me.”
“I married her for her body, though she said I married her for her typewriter.”
“When you get into this business, they don’t tell you you’ll get cat bones in the mail.”
“You have to be a little nuts to be a writer.”
“There’s always the urge to see somebody dead that isn’t you.”
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Review: Haunted Heart: The Life and Times of Stephen KingUser Review - Michelle Ritchie-haddow - Goodreads
Without being comfortable reading horror, I am a huge Stephen King fan. I think he's brilliant, and not just at writing horror, although obviously he is. He's got more conventional literary chops too ... Read full review
Review: Haunted Heart: The Life and Times of Stephen KingUser Review - Nancy - Goodreads
OK book. Everything in this book, I have read somewhere else before. It is obvious that this author can use Google and the cut/paste tool on her computer. SK's own non-fiction "On Writing," is a much better read. Read full review