“Joyland” Cover Unveiled

Written by Dan Malone on Tuesday, September 25th, 2012

Stephen King has unveiled the cover of his next novel, Joyland. The cover has a pulp feel to it, which makes sense, as it’s being published under the Hard Case Crime imprint of Titan Books. Here is the summary of the upcoming novel:


Stephen King Sets “Doctor Sleep” Release Date

Written by Brandon Williams on Wednesday, September 19th, 2012

Stephen King has announced that after a long delay, Doctor Sleep will be released on September 24th, 2013. The book was originally set for a January 2013 release, but King required more time for editing and had many different projects on the go, including Joyland, which will be out in June 2013.


Stephen King Loses Ghostly Bet

Written by Dan Malone on Wednesday, September 5th, 2012

British horror author James Herbert has won a long-standing bet with Stephen King. The bet? Who would see a real ghost first.


Warner Bros. Turns Down “The Dark Tower” Adaptation

Written by Ella Thomson on Tuesday, August 21st, 2012

Warner Bros. has decided to take a pass on Ron Howard’s proposal to adapt Stephen King‘s The Dark Tower series.


Forbes Releases Top 15 Authors By Earnings

Written by Jenny Brady on Friday, August 10th, 2012

Forbes has released its list of the World’s Top-Earning Authors. On this year’s list, James Patterson reigns supreme by a wide margin, followed by Stephen King. The top 15 top-earning authors are listed below:


“Doctor Sleep” To Be Released Sometime in 2013

Written by Jenny Brady on Monday, August 6th, 2012

The much-anticipated sequel to Stephen King‘s The Shining, Doctor Sleep has officially been given a 2013 release date. The book centers of Jack Torrance’s son Danny (now an adult). Many years have passed, but Danny is still haunted by his childhood traumas.


Russell Crowe To Play Roland Deschain in “The Dark Tower?”

Written by Jenny Brady on Monday, August 6th, 2012

It appears as if Javier Bardem is out of the running for the role of Roland Deschain in The Dark Tower in favour of Russell Crowe.


“The Shining” Film Sequel in the Works

Written by Dan Malone on Tuesday, July 31st, 2012

Stephen King is currently working on the sequel to The Shining, Doctor Sleep, but meanwhile Warner Bros. is looking at a film prequel to the film directed by the late Stanley Kubrick. The studio has contacted writer/producer Laeta Kalogridis and partners Bradley Fischer and James Vanderbilt about working on a story for the potential sequel.


“It” To Be Adapted To Two-Part Film Series

Written by Jenny Brady on Friday, June 8th, 2012

The Stephen King movie adaptations just keep coming! Stephen King’s novel It is going to be receiving a new adaptation, this time on the big screen and in two parts. The films will be directed by Cary Fukunaga, who directed Jane Eyre. The screenplay will be written by Fukunaga and Chase Palmer.


Friends and Fans Comment on the Passing of Ray Bradbury

Written by Julie Vegas on Thursday, June 7th, 2012

Names such as Steven Spielberg, Stephen King and even President Barack Obama were among those who commented on the popular sci-fi author Ray Bradbury’s passing on Tuesday. “He was my muse for the better part of my sci-fi career,” Spielberg wrote. “He lives on through his legion of fans. In the world of science fiction […]