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Everything's Eventual: 14 Dark Tales By Stephen King The first collection of stories Stephen King has published since Nightmares Dreamscapes nine years ago, Everything s Eventual includes one O Henry Prize winner, two other award winners, four stories published by The New Yorker, and Riding the Bullet, King s original e book, which attracted over half a million online readers and became the most famous short story oThe first collection of stories Stephen King has published since Nightmares Dreamscapes nine years ago, Everything s Eventual includes one O Henry Prize winner, two other award winners, four stories published by The New Yorker, and Riding the Bullet, King s original e book, which attracted over half a million online readers and became the most famous short story of the decade Riding the Bullet, published here on paper for the first time, is the story of Alan Parker, who s hitchhiking to see his dying mother but takes the wrong ride, farther than he ever intended In Lunch at the Gotham Caf , a sparring couple s contentious lunch turns very, very bloody when the ma tre d gets out of sorts 1408, the audio story in print for the first time, is about a successful writer whose specialty is Ten Nights in Ten Haunted Graveyards or Ten Nights in Ten Haunted Houses, and though Room 1408 at the Dolphin Hotel doesn t kill him, he won t be writing about ghosts any And in That Feeling, You Can Only Say What It Is In French, terror is d j vu at 16,000 feet Whether writing about encounters with the dead, the near dead, or about the mundane dreads of life, from quitting smoking to yard sales, Stephen King is at the top of his form in the fourteen dark tales assembled in Everything s Eventual Intense, eerie, and instantly compelling, they announce the stunningly fertile imagination of perhaps the greatest storyteller of our time.
Stephen Edwin King was born the second son of Donald and Nellie Ruth Pillsbury King After his father left them when Stephen was two, he and his older brother, David, were raised by his mother Parts of his childhood were spent in Fort Wayne, Indiana, where his father s family was at the time, and in Stratford, Connecticut When Stephen was eleven, his mother brought her children back to Durham, Maine, for good Her parents, Guy and Nellie Pillsbury, had become incapacitated with old age, and Ruth King was persuaded by her sisters to take over the physical care of them Other family members provided a small house in Durham and financial support After Stephen s grandparents passed away, Mrs King found work in the kitchens of Pineland, a nearby residential facility for the mentally challenged.Stephen attended the grammar school in Durham and Lisbon Falls High School, graduating in 1966 From his sopho year at the University of Maine at Orono, he wrote a weekly column for the school newspaper, THE MAINE CAMPUS He was also active in student politics, serving as a member of the Student Senate He came to support the anti war movement on the Orono campus, arriving at his stance from a conservative view that the war in Vietnam was unconstitutional He graduated in 1970, with a B.A in English and qualified to teach on the high school level A draft board examination immediately post graduation found him 4 F on grounds of high blood pressure, limited vision, flat feet, and punctured eardrums.He met Tabitha Spruce in the stacks of the Fogler Library at the University, where they both worked as students they married in January of 1971 As Stephen was unable to find placement as a teacher immediately, the Kings lived on his earnings as a laborer at an industrial laundry, and her student loan and savings, with an occasional boost from a short story sale to men s magazines.Stephen made his first professional short story sale The Glass Floor to Startling Mystery Stories in 1967 Throughout the early years of his marriage, he continued to sell stories to men s magazines Many were gathered into the Night Shift collection or appeared in other anthologies.In the fall of 1971, Stephen began teaching English at Hampden Academy, the public high school in Hampden, Maine Writing in the evenings and on the weekends, he continued to produce short stories and to work on novels.
Everything's Eventual: 14 Dark Tales By Stephen King
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