Haunted Heart: The Life and Times of Stephen King
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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LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - TerryWeyna - LibraryThing
It must be difficult to write a biography of someone still living, who has not donated his papers to a library where one can get access to them, who is still active in his career, and who has a ... Read full review
LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - princesspeaches - LibraryThing
Loved this! This one was certainly written to King's audience. Full of in-depth, interesting information and written according to chronological order...loosely. Some things and books are skipped over ... Read full review