Famously known for his horror novels, Stephen King has also written psychological thrillers, short stories, opens a new window, fantasy, opens a new window and drama. He's released several titles under the pen name Richard Bachman, opens a new window and co-written books with a number of collaborators, including his sons Joe Hill, opens a new window and Owen King, opens a new window. Yet no matter what name appears on the cover, his books are populated with complex characters whose personal struggles and growth often take center stage alongside supernatural elements.
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Authors Who Read Like Stephen King
Fans of King's immersive prose, vivid characters and supernatural suspense might enjoy these terrifying tales that blur the line between ordinary and extraordinary. Click on a title to see additional formats.
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Stephen King Movies You've Probably Never Seen
These lesser-known movie adaptations offer the same deep character development, intricate plotting and spine-tingling suspense as his more famous films.
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TV Shows Inspired by Stephen King
These Stephen King-inspired TV shows and miniseries offer a thrilling mix of horror, suspense, and the supernatural.
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