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Stephen King On Getting Scared: 'Nothing Like Your First Time'

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Stephen King delves into the seedy underworld of carnies for his latest novel, Joyland. Hard Case Crime hide caption

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Stephen King On Growing Up, Believing In God And Getting Scared

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Grotesque Horror Through A Kid-Sized Window

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Jargon To Jabberwocky: 3 Books On Writing Well

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Stephen King came up with the idea for 11/22/63 in 1971, but at the time he wasn't ready to take on a project of such scope. Perhaps it was for the best: "I think that the wounds were a little bit too fresh then," King says. "I'm glad that I waited." AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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Stephen King Plots To Save JFK In '11/22/63'

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Book Review: '11/22/63'

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Proud And Unpretentious: Lessons From John Irving

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Stephen King working at his home office in Maine in the 1980s. Scribner hide caption

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Stephen King: The 'Craft' Of Writing Horror Stories

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Give A Book (And Yourself) This Holiday Season

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Melodrama, Terror Propel New Grisham, King Books

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'Guys Read:' Encouraging Boys to Love Books

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