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eBook Stephen King, First Decade (United States Authors Series) ePub

by Reino Jose

  • ISBN: 0805775129
  • Category: History and Criticism
  • Subcategory: Literature
  • Author: Reino Jose
  • Language: English
  • Publisher: Twayne Publishers; 1 edition (February 1, 1988)
  • Pages: 184
  • ePub book: 1809 kb
  • Fb2 book: 1360 kb
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  • Rating: 4.2
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Series: United States Authors Series (Book 531). Hardcover: 184 pages. This is a good effort at a serious exploration of King's first few novels, but I am seriously vexed by the large number of typos.

Series: United States Authors Series (Book 531). When you spell a character's name two different ways within the span of the same chapter (it's Charlie McGee, not Charlie Magee!), something is seriously amiss. Quite frankly, that sort of thing does not inspire confidence in the author's knowledge of his subject. As for the actual analysis itself, it is hit-or-miss.

Twayne's United States Authors, English Authors, and World Authors Series present concise critical introductions to great .

Twayne's United States Authors, English Authors, and World Authors Series present concise critical introductions to great writers and their works. Devoted to critical interpretation and discussion o. ore. Shelve Stephen King: The First Decade (Twayne's United States Authors, Numerous illustrations.

Stephen Edwin King (born September 21, 1947) is an American author of horror, supernatural fiction, suspense, and fantasy novels. His books have sold more than 350 million copies, many of which have been adapted into feature films, miniseries, television series, and comic books. King has published 61 novels (including seven under the pen name Richard Bachman) and six non-fiction books. He has written approximately 200 short stories, most of which have been published in book collections.

Manufacturer: Twayne Publishers In. U. Release date: 1 February 1988 ISBN-10 : 0805775129 ISBN-13: 9780805775129.

A volume in Twaynes United States Authors Series. Bookplate of another author on the front flyleaf. Fine in a fine dust jacket.

Place of Publication. Farmington Hills, Mi. Genre. Twayne's United States Authors Series. 184 Pp. Country of Publication.

Please note it is listed by the authors First Name.

Stephen King is a 'New York Times'-bestselling novelist who made his name in. .He has worked directly in television, writing for series like Kingdom Hospital and Under the Dome, with the latter based on his 2009 novel.

Stephen King is a 'New York Times'-bestselling novelist who made his name in the horror and fantasy genres with books like 'Carrie,' 'The Shining' and 'I. Much of his work has been adapted for film and T. While in school, King published his first short story, which appeared in Startling Mystery Stories. After graduating with a degree in English in 1970, he tried to find a position as a teacher but had no luck at first. In 2011 he published 11/22/63, a novel involving time travel as part of an effort to stop the assassination of President John F. Kennedy.

We celebrate the author known to many as the father of modern horror. For a generation of readers, Stephen King is the voice of the underbelly of small-town America, having made his name as the author of cult classics (with an equally strong legacy of film adaptations) including Carrie, The Shining, The Green Mile, The Stand, Pet Sematary, IT, Under the Dome and The Tommyknockers. In the Institute they are subjected to a series of tests and procedures meant to combine their exceptional gifts - telepathy, telekinesis - for concentrated effect.

Twaynes United States Authors Series presents concise critical introductions to great writers and their works.

Devoted to critical interpretation and discussion of an authors work, each study takes account of major literary trends and important scholarly contributions and provides new critical insights with an original point of view. An Authors Series volumeaddresses readers ranging from advanced high school students to university professors. The book suggests to the informed reader new ways of considering a writers work. A reader new to the work under examination will, after reading theAuthors Series, be compelled to turn to the originals, bringing to the reading a basic knowledge and fresh critical perspectives.

Each volume features: A critical, interpretive study and explication of the authors works A brief biography of the author An accessible chronology outlining the life, work, and relevant historical background of the author Aids for further study -- complete notes and references, a selected annotated bibliography and an index A readable style presented in a manageable length