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Two Winners!

Posted: May 4, 2018, 19:55
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Two contests has ended and I have picked the winners.


The first one is for the giant moth that Hodder & Stoughton used to promote Sleeping Beauties. The winner or this one is…Carsten Lang in Germany.

The other contest is the one where you were supposed to show yourself with Lilja’s Library. And the winner here is…Brittany Overgaard (please send me your address). The motivation is as follow:


“This photo perfectly illustrate the joy I hope Lilja’s Library bring to all my readers and also the joy I feel when I work on the page and talk to other fans about King’s work”

Last 24 Hours!

Posted: May 1, 2018, 00:00
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We’re now only 24 hours away from finishing the Kickstarter for the Swedish edition of Shining in the Dark, Varsel i Mörkret. But fear not, there are still a few copies left if you haven’t gotten yours yet. Just head over to the Kickstarter and one of the 666 copies can be yours.

But remember, there are only 24 hours left. After that, if there are copies left, the prize will be higher.


Thanks!
Lilja

70 hours left!

Posted: April 29, 2018, 00:56
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The Kickstarter for the Swedish edition of Shining in the Dark, Varsel i Mörkret, only has 71 hours left. At the moment we have collected 141% of the money we need to do the book so the book will be released (in September). What we try to do now is collect 200% of the money. If we do we’ll be able to release the book in hardback and with a new wonderful cover done by Vincent Chong that did the original cover. Just that will be worth buying the book for.

The Swedish edition will also include a brand new Brian Keene story. One that is so new that it’s not even done yet. Brian is working on it as we speak and it won’t be released anywhere else until 2019 at the earliest.

Also, if you don’t live in Sweden and still want the book it’s no problem. The book can be bought from everywhere in the world from this url! It will be a nice collectable, only released in 666 copies.

Oh, and if you’re thinking about getting the book, do it now because if you want until after the Kickstarter has ended, if there are even any copies left, they will be more expensive than they are now.

So, please help me reach the 200% goal. If you have already bought the book, please spread the word about it.

Thanks!
Lilja

Seven King Films In One Box

Posted: April 26, 2018, 10:00
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On June 12 Paramount releases a Stephen King DVD Collection featuring seven films and miniseries for only $20.

The DVD set includes:
Mick Garris’ The Stand miniseries (1994)
Tom Holland’s The Longoliers miniseries (1995)
Golden Years miniseries (1995)
David Cronenberg’s The Dead Zone
Mary Lambert’s Pet Sematary
Dan Attias’s Silver Bullet
Ralph S. Singleton’s Graveyard Shift

Thanks to Lou Sytsma

IT: Chapter 2 Scarier & More Intense

Posted: April 26, 2018, 05:18
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Andy Muschietti teased a bit about IT: Chapter 2 at Warner Bros’ presentation at CinemaCon.

The sequel, appropriately titled IT: Chapter Two, will cover the second half of the novel, taking us back to Derry, 27 years after the events in the first film. Although we still have over a year to go before the release of the sequel, Muschietti is already preparing audiences for the tone the film will have.

Among the material shown (and teased) by Warner Bros. during their panel at Cinem Con was that of IT: Chapter 2, with Muschietti teasing it is “going to be scarier and more intense,” and even advising the audience to “bring your adult diapers.” The studio also teased the beginning of production this summer, but didn’t reveal any details.

The only names confirmed for the sequel are the young versions of the Losers Club, as the film will feature a few flashbacks and Skarsgård reprising his role as Pennywise.

Source: Screenrant.

Thanks to Lou Sytsma

The Long Walk To The Screen

Posted: April 26, 2018, 03:11
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Looks like The Long Walk has finally reached the big screen...

New Line Cinema, which made the big-screen version of Stephen King’s It, is staying in the King business, setting its sights on adapting his novel The Long Walk.

James Vanderbilt, who was behind the Robert Redford-Cate Blanchett drama Truth, has written the script to adapt the book, which King wrote under the pseudonym Richard Bachman.

Vanderbilt will also produce with Bradley Fischer and William Sherak. Mythology Entertainment is the company behind the project and the company's Tracey Nyberg will executive produce.

Source: THR.

Thanks to Lou Sytsma and Al Mattice

Shining In The Dark Is Heading For Sweden

Posted: April 24, 2018, 21:48
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The Kickstarter I’m running to release Shining in the Dark in Sweden just reached 100%. The book will be released in September and the title will be Varsel i Mörkret.

Thank you all who made this possible!

Those of you who haven’t bought the book yet can do that here.

But that is not all. To celebrate this I’m happy to announce that Brian Keene (who has already written An End To All Things for the book) is, as we speak, writing a new short story, so new it dosn’t even have a title yet, that will be included in the Swedish edition of the book. This story will not appear anywhere else until next year...at the earliest.

Ep. 87: Bev Vincent Flight Fright

Posted: April 22, 2018, 21:42
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Welcome to the Stephen King Podcast Constant and New Listeners!

Join your hosts - longtime Constant Readers - Hans Lilja of Lilja's Library and writer/podcaster - Lou W. Sytsma.

Welcome to Episode 87 of The Stephen King Podcast!

In this episode, writer & Stephen King expert, and previous podcast guest, Bev Vincent, returns. Bev has recently co-edited a horror anthology with Stephen King titled, Flight or Fright. This anthology gathers together a bunch of tales that have to do with flying. So buckle up, locate your airbag, barf bag, life preserver, and prepare for takeoff!

Plus our recap of the latest Stephen King news.

We hope you enjoy this episode and, as usual, we want to hear from you.
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1) 00:00 - Intro
2) 00:30 - Podcast Setup
3) 01:24 - News From The Death Room
4) 34:28 - Bev Vincent Interview - Flight or Fright Anthology
5) 1:10:38 - Podcast Signoff
6) 1:13:01 - Outro
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Update: The Swedish Edition Of Shining in the Dark

Posted: April 21, 2018, 09:51
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On April 2nd a Kickstarter was launched to get Shining in the Dark translated into Swedish. I'm happy to be able to say that with 10 days left we have reached 79% of the needed amount. Thanks to everyone who has supported the Kickstarter.

But I need your help to finish the Kickstater with a BANG during it’s last week. All in all, I need 100,000 SEK (US$12,000) to do the book but I'm aiming higher. I want to collect twice that amount because then Vincent Chong who has done the original cover will do a new, unique cover for this edition. I will also be able to make it in hardcover and the way it deserves to be done.

So, if you haven't already, head over to the Kickstarter and support if you can. This will be a beautiful edition, only released in 666 copies and if you support it your name will be on the “Thank you” list in the book.

IT: Chapter 2 Starts Filming This Summer

Posted: April 13, 2018, 12:26
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Collider reports that IT: Chapter 2 will start filming this summer in Toronto.

The sequel was officially announced just two weeks after IT landed in theaters, and with the follow-up set to arrive in theaters on September 6, 2019, Indiewire reports that IT: Chapter 2 is will start filming this summer in Toronto. “The script is still being finalized and the locations are currently being scouted in anticipation of shooting then,” producer Roy Lee confirmed to the outlet. Muschietti is set to return as director, along with his sister, producer Barbara Muschietti, and screenwriter Gary Dauberman, who reworked the original script for the first film from the draft by Cary Fukunaga and Chase Palmer.

Thanks to Dimitris Tso

Richie Tozier And Bill Denbrough Cast?

Posted: April 13, 2018, 10:25
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Entertainment Weekly reports that Bill Hader and James McAvoy is in talks to play Richie Tozier and Bill Denbrough in the second movie.

Pennywise may have located the grown-up Richie Tozier and Bill Denbrough, sources confirm to EW.

Bill Hader is in talks to star in the sequel to It as the motor-mouthed joker Richie (played in the first film by Stranger Things star Finn Wolfhard), and James McAvoy is negotiating to take on the role of Bill (originated by Midnight Special actor Jaeden Lieberher).

As previously reported, Jessica Chastain is in talks to play the adult Beverly Marsh, the part previously played by Sophia Lillis.


Thanks to Dimitris Tso

Contest Time!

Posted: April 12, 2018, 15:32
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It’s contest time and this time it’s something quite different you can win. Hodder & Stoughton has an extra Moth from the promotion of the book Sleeping Beauties by Stephen and Owen King that they will send to the winner.


All you have to do to enter is answer these three questions and you need to do it before May 3 (the book is not included in the prize).

You can also buy the new paperback edition of Sleeping Beauties here.

King Explains Why He Chose To Live In Bangor

Posted: April 12, 2018, 10:15
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Stephen King explains why he chose to live in Bangor in this essay from 1983.

Of course we fell in love with the house we live in, and it has never disappointed us. Have we disappointed it? Disappointment probably isn’t the right word. I think it disapproved of us at first. The parlor seemed cold in a way that had little to do with temperature. The cat would not go into that room; the kids avoided it. My oldest son was convinced there were ghosts in the turret towers (that idea was probably more due to the Hardy Boys than to parental influence).

Looks Like The Dark Tower IS Heading To Amazon

Posted: April 10, 2018, 13:01
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All signs points to that The Dark Tower is in fact heading to Amazon. Tal Yguado, Head of Genre at Amazon tweeted this yesterday:


Glen Mazzara tweeted this:


No word yet on when or if it will be a total reboot. After a visit to Mazzara’s twitter page it do looks like it will start with book 4…



Thanks to Herbert West

Update: The Swedish Edition Of Shining in the Dark

Posted: April 8, 2018, 12:14
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A week ago a Kickstarter was launched to get Shining in the Dark translated into Swedish. I'm happy to be able to annonce that after just a week we have already reached 50% of the needed amount. Thanks to everyone who has supported the Kickstarter.

But I need more help. All in all we need 100,000 SEK (US$12,000) to do the book (we how have a bit more than half of that). But I'm aiming higher. I want us to collect twice that amont because then Vincent Chong who has done the original cover will do a new, unic cover for this edition.

So, if you haven't already, head over to the Kickstarter and support if you can. This will be a beautiful edition and there will only be 666 copies made.

Can You Find Them All?

Posted: April 5, 2018, 14:31
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Check out this illustration by Jordan Monsell. It’s entitled King Country and features more than 170 different King characters, references and easter eggs.

Click for a larger image

And if you can’t find them all…here is the key to them all…BUT…only look at it after you have tried!

Click for a larger image

You & Lilja’s Library: Photo Contest

Posted: April 4, 2018, 15:22
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As you know (and if you didn’t you do now) I have been running a contest to celebrate Lilja’s Library’s 20-year anniversary. The winner will get a copy of the US edition of Shining in the Dark signed by me and Vincent Chong (I can add a personal note as well if you’d like me to). The ending of the contest has been delayed a few times due to the fact that the book itself has been delayed but now I have set a date for when I will draw a winner and that is Sunday April 15.

To enter I want you to send in a photo of yourself and Lilja’s Library. Lilja’s Library you might ask? Yes, take a photo of yourself and Lilja’s Library in some form. It could be you in front of the computer (where you can see Lilja’s Library), it could be a photo of you and my book, it could be a photo of you and your tattoo of Marv (if anyone has one), or any other form of Lilja’s Library. Draw Marv and pose with him, read the site on your phone and take a photo of yourself doing it…your imagination is the limit. The rule is that Lilja’s Library and you need to be in the photo (and not just a toe or a finger, your face at least). That’s it. Not to hard, right?

I will then draw the photo I like the best (what I like is for me to know and you to find out) as the winner. If you have already sent a photo and think: "darn I should have been more creative", then just send another one. As mentioned the prize is a copy of Shining in the Dark: Celebrating Twenty Years of Lilja’s Library.


So start sending in your photos, either by email to info[a]liljas-library.com or post them on facebook, twitter or Instagram. I will then pull them from there and post them on the site.

Check out your competition here.

I hope to SEE you soon! / Lilja

Support The Swedish Edition Of Shining in the Dark

Posted: April 2, 2018, 11:43
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You all know about Shining in the Dark by now. The anthology created to celebrate the 20 anniversary of Lilja’s Library. Now you have a chance to be part of its Swedish edition; Varsel i Mörkret!

When you make a pledge through the Kickstarter (live through April) you’re not only helping getting the book published in Swedish but you’ll also get your name included in the book. The book will be limited to 666 copies and no matter where you live you can be part of this exciting project.

So head over to the Kickstarter and help getting the book out in Sweden and even if you don’t understand Swedish this will be a great addition to you King Collection.

Ep 86: Playing Around With Thin Scenery

Posted: March 31, 2018, 23:55
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Welcome to the Stephen King Podcast Constant and New Listeners!

Join your hosts - longtime Constant Readers - Hans Lilja of Lilja's Library and writer/podcaster - Lou W. Sytsma.

Welcome to Episode 86 of The Stephen King Podcast!

In this episode, we review the Stephen King play - Thin Scenery. It was published in the 2017 summer issue of Emerson's College's Ploughshares.

We also talk about the boom in collectibles with the expected focus on Stephen King collectibles.

Plus our recap of the latest Stephen King news.

We hope you enjoy this episode and, as usual, we want to hear from you.
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1) 00:00 - Intro
2) 00:30 - Podcast Setup
3) 01:50 - News From The Death Room
4) 15:23 - Review of the Stephen King play - Thin Scenery
5) 24:26 - Water Cooler Chat: Stephen King collectibles
5) 37:09 - Podcast Signoff
6) 38:10 - Outro


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The Stand As A 10-Hour TV Show

Posted: March 31, 2018, 23:26
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This short comment about The Stand from The Tracking Board has led to speculations about the book being done as a 10-hour TV show on CBS All Access. So far I would call this speculations. I’d love to see The Stand as a 10-hour TV show but there are better stations than CBS to do it…in my opinion. I guess we’ll see…

While some industry insiders have privately questioned what the future holds for Boone after New Mutants, with some faintly alluding to what happened to Josh Trank after Fantastic Four flopped, I doubt the film will reflect poorly on him, given the arduous development process. Besides, Boone has a full plate once he wraps New Mutants. He’s still attached to direct an adaptation of Stephen King’s The Stand, which we hear is coming together as a ten-hour limited series at CBS All Access. Despite a full plate, those close to the director say he’s committed to seeing his vision for New Mutants through to the end, though it’s been frustrating for members of his cast and crew to read so much inaccurate speculation online.

Thanks to Lou Sytsma & Al Mattice

New Movie Based On The Tommyknockers

Posted: March 30, 2018, 02:11
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Variety reports that a new movie based on The Tommyknockers is in the making.

Stephen King’s “The Tommyknockers” is being developed as a movie by producers James Wan and Roy Lee.

Wan, who’s directing “Aquaman” and produces “The Conjuring” franchise, will produce through his Atomic Monster company. Lee, whose credits include “It,” the Lego movies, and “The Departed,” will produce through Vertigo Entertainment. The duo has teamed up with Larry Sanitsky, who executive produced the 1993 ABC miniseries adaptation of “The Tommyknockers,” starring Jimmy Smits and Marg Helgenberger.

The producers began shopping the package to studios through Paradigm on Thursday.

Longer Version Of The Shining

Posted: March 26, 2018, 16:46
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Bloody Disgusting reports that there is a longer version of The Shining that's not been released. And if you happen to have $12,000 that you don't need you can own the jacket Jack Nicholson used throughout the film.

“Long cut of the original film The Shining containing the scene in which Wendy, played by Shelley Alexis Duvall, carries Danny, played by little Danny Lloyd. These cuts, given by Kubrick to D’Alessandro, are particularly rare because the director notoriously burned all the leftovers at the conclusion of the editing.”


Thanks to Anders Jakobson and Douglas Dowie

Morgan Freeman presenting Award To King

Posted: March 22, 2018, 10:27
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Morgan Freeman, star in The Shawshank Redemption, will present an award to King at the PEN America Literary Gala. King will receive the PEN America Literary Service Award at the bash at the American Museum of Natural History on May 22.


Thanks to Lou Sytsma

Pet Sematary Remake Shooting In May

Posted: March 22, 2018, 09:25
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According to Omega Underground a remake of Pet Sematary will start shooting in May in Toronto.

In October, Variety revealed that the studio had hired Kevin Kolsch and Dennis Widmyerto direct the horror film. Jeff Buhler and David Kajganichare penning the script based on the novel by King.

I asked David about it and he didn’t think they were using his script but didn’t know for sure.

To me it seems a bit early to start filming in May when there hasn’t been any casting news at all but we’ll see.

More info when it comes…

Thanks to Lou Sytsma

UK Edition Of Flight or Fright

Posted: March 20, 2018, 13:37
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Hodder & Stoughton will release the UK edition of Flight or Fright on September 4th. the book has a new story by King (The Turbulence Expert) and one by Joe Hill (You Are Released).

An anthology of turbulent tales edited by Stephen King and Bev Vincent. This exciting new collection, perfect for airport and aeroplane reading, includes an original introduction and story notes for each story by Stephen King, and brand new stories from Stephen King and Joe Hill.

Please note that the cover is not the final cover.

Ep 85: A Follow-up

Posted: March 15, 2018, 08:53
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Here is a follow-up to our last podcast about soundtracks. Our guest Bryant Burnette has assembled a collection of YouTube links to soundtracks you might want to check out

Carrie (1976, Pino Donaggio):
"Theme from Carrie": https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=JTF5G-hsb1g
"Bucket of Blood": https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=JDp9DuEWIcQ
"For the Last Time We'll Pray": https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=v0oB1jyMc9Y

Salem's Lot (1979, Harry Sukman):
"Main Titles": https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ba3i8qQydpo (you can hear "Dies Irae" beginning at 0:39)

The Shining (Kubrick movie; 1980):
"The Shining" (Wendy Carlos & Rachel Elkind, written for the movie): https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=LIHll86NbYk
"Music for Strings, Percussion, and Celesta" (Bela Bartok, composed in 1936): https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Pz8NiKQA3u4

Creepshow (1982, John Harrison):
"Prologue/Welcome to Creepshow": https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=tKgVDLlUSbc
"Father's Day": https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=1CYjJ3XtdQc
"Something to Tide You Over": https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=1ZhKMi81sH8
"The Crate": https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=qcBx0o_f-RQ

Christine (1983, John Carpenter):
"Arnie's Love Theme": https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=kXN7JlHhy2A
"Moochie's Death": https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=KEvhO7fMtCE
"Show Me": https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=DjaxtMYmlfo
"Regeneration": https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ZPd-riyvO6U

Cujo (1983, Charles Bernstein):
"Main Title & Rabbit Chase": https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_2FI4fAZyr0

The Dead Zone (1983, Michael Kamen):
"Opening Titles": https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=cMzA7nbo0Zk

Firestarter (1984, Tangerine Dream):
"Crystal Voice": https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=1jg0_M46R-Y
"The Run": https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=bg8PqQsadLg
"Shop Territory": https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=iedGQZh0jHI

Maximum Overdrive (1986, AC/DC):
"D.T.": https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=QJGJYA-GU_o

Misery (1990, Marc Shaiman):
"Go to Your Room": https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=RHk-ivlDo0I

Needful Things (1993, Patrick Doyle):
"The Arrival": https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=NaOYUgDDzFE

The Shawshank Redemption (1994, Thomas Newman):
"Shawshank Prison (Stoic Theme)": https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=oM9c_MleWYY&index=2&list=PL6DF9744A419D16C7
"Brooks Was Here": https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Dtx3vQI1Rk4&index=6&list=PL6DF9744A419D16C7
"Shawshank Redemption": https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=KCtRg5RpTz0&index=10&list=PL6DF9744A419D16C7
"So Was Red": https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=PRAY0rVN_xk&list=PL6DF9744A419D16C7&index=18

The Stand (1994, W.G. "Snuffy" Walden):
"Project Blue": https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=M2o4JIfi988

Dolores Claiborne (1995, Danny Elfman):
"End Titles": https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=dAPDP1iVXOo

The Shining (ABC miniseries; 1997, Nicholas Pike):
"Main Title": https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=34-aTDAVHHY

Dreamcatcher (2003, James Newton Howard):
"Main Titles": https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Q0gJa8D9FwE

It (2017, Benjamin Wallfisch):
"Every 27 Years": https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=zUaHOSUVIaI
"Paper Boat": https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=GPNFCDTVoPc
"Blood Oath": https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=qClcz2BHI60

Ep 85: Bryant Burnette Hits The Right Note

Posted: March 13, 2018, 09:13
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Welcome to the Stephen King Podcast Constant and New Listeners!

Join your hosts - longtime Constant Readers - Hans Lilja of Lilja's Library and writer/podcaster - Lou W. Sytsma.

Welcome to Episode 85 of The Stephen King Podcast!

Bryant Burnette joins us to discuss soundtrack music composed for cinematic adaptations of Stephen King works.

Plus our recap of the latest Stephen King news.

We hope you enjoy this episode and, as usual, we want to hear from you.

Good or bad, we want it all!
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1) 00:00 - Intro
2) 00:30 - Podcast Setup
3) 01:33 - News From The Death Room
4) 22:41 - Reviews from the Night Shift: Music in King Adaptations
5) 1:33:56 - Podcast Signoff
6) 1:35:21 - Outro


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Flight or Fright Edited by King and Vincent

Posted: March 12, 2018, 18:11
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This book has just been announced by Cemetery Dance (book) and Simon & Schuster (audio). Sounds like a really great collection with a new story by both King (The Turbulence Expert) and Joe Hill (You Are Released). The book will be released September 4 and here is all info about it.


By Stephen King and Bev Vincent
#1 New York Times bestselling author and master of horror Stephen King teams up with Bev Vincent to present a terrifying collection of short stories that tap into one of King’s greatest fears—air travel— featuring brand-new stories by King as well as Joe Hill, in addition to fourteen classic tales and one poem from the likes of Richard Matheson, Ray Bradbury, Roald Dahl, and Dan Simmons.

Stephen King hates to fly.

Now he and coeditor Bev Vincent would like to share this fear of flying with you.

Welcome to Flight or Fright, an anthology about all the things that can go horribly wrong when you're suspended six miles in the air, hurtling through space at more than 500 mph and sealed up in a metal tube (like—gulp!—a coffin) with hundreds of strangers. All the ways your trip into the friendly skies can turn into a nightmare, including some we'll bet you've never thought of before… but now you will the next time you walk down the jetway and place your fate in the hands of a total stranger.

Featuring brand new stories by Joe Hill and Stephen King, as well as fourteen classic tales and one poem from the likes of Richard Matheson, Ray Bradbury, Roald Dahl, and Dan Simmons, Flight or Fright is, as King says, “ideal airplane reading, especially on stormy descents... Even if you are safe on the ground, you might want to buckle up nice and tight.” This terrifying new anthology will have you thinking twice about how you want to reach your final destination.

Table of Contents:

—Introduction by Stephen King
—“Cargo” by E. Michael Lewis
—“The Horror of the Heights” by Sir Arthur Conan Doyle
—“Nightmare at 20,000 Feet” by Richard Matheson
—“The Flying Machine” by Ambrose Bierce
—“Lucifer!” by E.C. Tubb
—“The Fifth Category” by Tom Bissell
—“Two Minutes Forty-Five Seconds” by Dan Simmons
—“Diablitos” by Cody Goodfellow
—“Air Raid” by John Varley
—“You Are Released” by Joe Hill
—“Warbirds” by David J. Schow
—“The Flying Machine” by Ray Bradbury
—“Zombies on a Plane” by Bev Vincent
—“They Shall Not Grow Old” by Roald Dahl
—“Murder in the Air” by Peter Tremayne
—“The Turbulence Expert” by Stephen King
—“Falling” by James L. Dickey
—Afterword by Bev Vincent

Read more and place your order over at Cemetery Dance

Update On The US Edition Of Shining in the Dark

Posted: March 12, 2018, 17:52
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Here is an update from Cemetary Dance on the US edition of Shining in the Dark:

The books are finished at the printer, but we discovered a major problem when they sent us the final approval copies: the printer completely missed printing and tipping in the interior artwork drawn by Erin S Wells. It's too late for them to fix this, so instead we¹ve created an exclusive chapbook of the artwork that will ship with your book. We think they'll make this special edition even more special!

Molly: The Inspiration To A Not-Yet-Published Story

Posted: March 8, 2018, 11:23
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Apparently Molly has been the inspiration to one (not-yet-published) story about a dog that’s terrified of alligators.

We ask if Molly functions as a muse for the author. “She’s a-MUSEing. But she’s a pain in the ass when I’m writing. She wants to go out and play ball!” Still, Molly has inspired at least one (not-yet-published) Stephen King story about a dog that’s terrified of alligators.



The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences ran an ad during its own event to promote the Academy Museum of Motion Pictures, a new museum dedicated to the art and science of movies that’s slated to open on Wilshire and Fairfax in Los Angeles in 2019.