Revisiting Stephen King

Revisiting Stephen King

A Critical Companion

eBook - 2002
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Having endured an initially frigid critcal reception, personal struggles with addiction, and a mid-life accident that nearly killed him, Stephen King continues to reign as perhaps the most popular and prolific writer in America. This new edition of the critical companion includes an expanded biography and critical treatments of King's eight most recent works of fiction.

Greenwood Pub Group
This companion includes an expanded biography, featuring King's return to writing after his near-fatal accident, and thorough critical treatments of his eight most recent works of fiction.

Book News
In keeping with the series format, Russell (communication and women's studies, Indiana State U.) begins with a biographical sketch of King and a review of the horror genre he writes in. Then she details nine novels, sometimes in pairs, from the 1996 Desperation to the 2001 Dreamcatcher . Annotation c. Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (

& Taylor

Offers an examination of the works of the American horror writer.

Publisher: Westport, Conn. : Greenwood Press, 2002
ISBN: 9780313006760
Characteristics: data file,rda
1 online resource (xi, 171 pages)


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