After a year-long hiatus, readers have been desperate to dive back fully into the dual histories of Sweet and Pearl Jones, American vampires. Finally, with this month’s 'Second Cycle,' the time has come.
03/26/2014 - 8:00pm
03/13/2014 - 1:15pm
Writing about Stephen King movies is always an interesting – if daunting – prospect, but author Scott Von Doviak has given a hell of a go with his new book.
03/07/2014 - 12:30pm
Some marriages are built to last. “The Ring,” unfortunately, isn’t. Stephen King’s short nonfiction is a fleeting thing.
03/06/2014 - 5:30pm
When we first learned about Afterlife with Archie, it sounded like high camp, a way for the squeaky-clean Riverdale gang to get its hands dirty with the latest pop culture trend.
02/28/2014 - 1:00pm
UK small press house PS Publishing celebrates the quietly enduring legacy of one of Stephen King’s most underrated novels with a lavish Limited Edition.
02/13/2014 - 8:00pm
Since 1995 and their release of the Dean Koontz limited edition of Strange Highways, Cemetery Dance Publications has evolved into one of the premiere publishers of genre limited editions.
02/07/2014 - 5:30pm
Stephen King’s novel, Doctor Sleep, remains a presence on the hardcover New York Times bestseller list, a full eighteen weeks after it debuted at #1 – a stunning success for a chart that seems to showcase King books briefly, then spit them out. This is an auspicious omen: despite the snow and the subzero temperatures, it feels as if the Spring of King has already begun.
01/28/2014 - 3:30pm
We start with sequences of birth: a pregnant Hermione Lodge, the proud Hiram Lodge, promising a new home and a new life in Riverdale. It’s the past, the panels awash in telling sepia.
01/10/2014 - 5:00pm
The world of Stephen King publishing, which is always a weird and exciting place, has recently gotten even stranger. Starting next month, Stephen King’s popular 2009 novel, Under the Dome, will finally be released in mass-market paperback. Actually, make that paperbacks, plural – the book is divided in half; part one comes on February 25th, and part 2 arrives March 25th.
01/01/2014 - 2:00pm
Horror comics are a big deal right now. Some of that can probably be attributed to the runaway success of Robert Kirkman and Charlie Adlard’s The Walking Dead – which was huge even before the television adaptation – and the fact that zombies in general are more popular than bacon.