10 Stephen King Sequels I Want to Read

Column by Max Booth III
John Wick but with a cat instead of Keanu Reeves.

So I Heard Y'all Want to Float: The Past, Present, and Future of Stephen King's IT

Column by Max Booth III
We dig deep into the novel, miniseries, and film adaptation of Stephen King's killer clown novel.

The Life and Death of Richard Bachman

Column by Max Booth III
In 1985, Richard Bachman died suddenly of cancer of the pseudonym, a rare form of schizonomia. This is his story.

The Sex Scene In Stephen King's 'IT'

Column by Peter Derk September 5, 2017
What's the deal with one of the weirdest sex scenes in King's oeuvre?

13 Tips on Plowing Through 'IT' (or any long book) In A Few Days

Column by Peter Derk
You've only got a few days to read 'IT' before the movie hits. You can do it. Take it from me, with a little help, you'll make it.

Why Remakes (including Stephen King's 'IT') Stoke Creative Storytelling

Column by Justin Hunter
Remakes might suck visually. They might steal a piece of your childhood and give it away to someone else. But remakes allow a story to live on long past its expiration date. And that's a good thing.

Should Stephen King's 'Rage' Return to Print?

Column by Peter Derk August 14, 2017
Stephen King pulled his school shooting novel, 'Rage,' from print decades ago. Is it time for the book to come back?

The Surprising Feminism of Stephen King's 'The Dark Tower V: Wolves of the Calla'

Column by Bart Bishop
A look at the importance of women in the fifth Dark Tower book.

Out-of-Print Genre Books Are Expensive But Worth It

Column by Bart Bishop
A look at some of the best genre books that have fallen out of print.

Three Things That Will Tank The Dark Tower Movie For Fans Of The Books

Column by David Cranmer June 22, 2017
With the movie adaptation of 'The Dark Tower' coming out in August, many reverent fans of the book series have high expectations from the filmmakers. Hollywood better not screw it up.

The Top 10 Craft Books on Storytelling

Column by Christoph Paul May 11, 2017
The top ten craft books of a craft book fanatic.

Book vs. Film vs. Film: 'Trucks' vs. 'Maximum Overdrive' vs. 'Trucks'

Column by Christopher Shultz
Keep your brains for the story, check 'em at the door for the film, then pine for their cells after watching the TV movie.

Six Stephen King Villains Who Were Ridiculously Easy to Defeat

Column by Fred Venturini May 1, 2017
Stephen King has haunted our dreams with dozens of memorable villains, but these six were ridiculously and sometimes hilariously easy to defeat.

Every Stephen King Short Story Summarized in 140 Characters or Less (Part 2)

Column by Max Booth III
Boners, cat-swallowing, and punching kids in the face.
Float On: New Trailer for ‘It’ Released

Float On: New Trailer for ‘It’ Released

News by Peter Derk March 29, 2017
A new trailer for 'It' (2017) is here!

Dementia, Pee Fetishes, and the Horrors of Obesity: A Month With Stephen King

Column by Max Booth III March 29, 2017
This is what happens when you read every Stephen King short story in one month.

Horror and Crime: A Writer's Education

Column by Gabino Iglesias March 24, 2017
I've wanted to be a writer since I can remember, and there are six authors who shaped me early on and whose teachings still resonate with me today.

'The Long Walk': Stephen King's Best Novel

Column by George Cotronis February 22, 2017
You've always wondered: What's Stephen King's best book? I'm about to tell you.

The Odd Jobs of 7 Famous Writers

Column by Max Booth III January 26, 2017
Oyster pirates and potato chip inspectors, oh my!

Top Ten Novels about Cold Weather

Column by Gabino Iglesias January 20, 2017
Wind. Snow. Ice. Sometimes these things can be boring, but sometimes they can be crucial to a story. Here are the ten books that deal with them the best.

7 Highly Anticipated Book Adaptations of 2017

Column by Max Booth III
Why read the book when you can just watch the movie, right? [ducks tomato]

Dystropia: A Family Moves Into THEIR WORST NIGHTMARE!!!

Column by Christopher Shultz January 17, 2017
In the realm of horror, there are haunted houses all over the country just waiting for new tenants to gobble up. Be careful not to steer your characters into this nightmarish trope.

10 Books to Distract You From the Awful Shit Happening Right Now

Column by Christopher Shultz November 22, 2016
If you have no more fucks to give, why not curl up with some "happy place" books?

Storyville: 10 Lesser-Known Stephen King Books Worth Reading

Column by Richard Thomas October 28, 2016
10 lesser-known books by the master of horror that are worth your attention.