5 Famous Bestsellers That Were Rejected (And 50 More)

Column by Michael David Wilson
Rejection is hard, but it's universal. We highlight 55 bestsellers that were rejected.

Storyville: My 8 Most Anticipated Books of 2016

Column by Richard Thomas January 8, 2016
My list of most anticipated books for 2016.

The 5 Books I Wish Someone Would Write in 2016

Column by Cath Murphy January 5, 2016
Forget about the books which are actually going to be published in 2016. Here are the ones I wish someone would write instead.

A Look At The Morning Rituals and Daily Habits of 9 Popular Authors

Column by Michael David Wilson December 22, 2015
An exploration of the morning rituals and daily habits of authors including Stephen King, Gillian Flynn, Bret Easton Ellis and Paul Tremblay.

'American Horror Story: Hotel' and Why Hotel Horror Works

Column by Michael David Wilson
Michael Wilson examines the appeal of the hotel horror sub-genre and provides some mid-season thoughts on 'American Horror Story: Hotel'.

Splatterpunks, Expanded Universes and 'Book of the Dead'

Column by Bart Bishop
An examination of the first true zombie literature, John Skipp and Craig Spector's anthology 'Book of the Dead', as an example of splatterpunk and an intellectual property's expanded universe.

The Best Horror Book Covers. Ever!

Column by George Cotronis October 15, 2015
We take a look at the best horror book covers ever made. According to me.
Bookshots: 'The Rim of Morning' by William Sloane

Bookshots: 'The Rim of Morning' by William Sloane

Review by Cath Murphy
Stephen King thinks these reissued horror novellas from the 1930s are remarkable. So do I.
Former Ghostwriter Wins Award Over Stephen King and J.K. Rowling

Former Ghostwriter Wins Award Over Stephen King and J.K. Rowling

News by Raine Winters
And the Crime Writers’ Association’s Gold Dagger Award goes to … :::drum roll please:::
Class, Emily Schultz, Stephen King, Writing

Starting Next Week: The Last Page with Emily Schultz, Author of 'The Blondes'

News by Rob Hart
How do you revive a stalled story? How do know you're done? How do you write that dreaded synopsis? What's next? We've got a class starting soon that can help...

6 Reasons Everyone Should Read "A Head Full of Ghosts" by Paul Tremblay

Column by Michael David Wilson September 9, 2015
'A Head Full of Ghosts' by Paul Tremblay is the horror book of the summer. It's so frightening a story, it even scared the hell out of Stephen King! Find out why you should be reading it right now.

25 Book Marketing Ideas for the Desperate and Shameless: Field Test

Column by Peter Derk August 20, 2015
When Max Booth III suggested 25 desperate marketing ideas, it was only a matter of time until someone tried them out.
Stephen King’s ‘Dark Tower’ to hit Theatres in January 2017

Stephen King’s ‘Dark Tower’ to hit Theatres in January 2017

News by Raine Winters August 6, 2015
Nickolaj Arcel is set to direct the feature film adaptation.

Academia vs. Imagination: The Problem of Intellectualism in the Works of Stephen King

Column by Bart Bishop July 17, 2015
An examination of the throughline of intellectual characters portrayed negatively in the works of Stephen King.
Finders Keepers

Bookshots: "Finders Keepers" by Stephen King

Review by Richard Thomas July 14, 2015
A masterful, intensely suspenseful novel about a reader whose obsession with a reclusive writer goes way too far.

5 Great Books About the Craft of Writing

Column by George Cotronis June 19, 2015
Sometimes you'd rather read about writing than write. That's okay, we got you covered.

25 Book Marketing Ideas for the Desperate and Shameless

Column by Max Booth III May 29, 2015
A marketing guide for those who no longer care if they're arrested.
Cary Fukunaga Exits Stephen King’s ‘It’ Remake

Cary Fukunaga Exits Stephen King’s ‘It’ Remake

News by Raine Winters May 27, 2015
I think I just died a little inside.

10 Bloodlust-Satisfying Deaths in Fiction

Column by Christopher Shultz May 8, 2015
WARNING: HUGE SPOILERS. Sometimes, there are villains in fiction that we hate with a burning passion, and seeing them die satiates our bloodlusty desires.
Will Poulter Cast as Pennywise in Stephen King's 'It'

Will Poulter Cast as Pennywise in Stephen King's 'It'

News by Emily Rose Lathrop May 6, 2015
Cary Fukunaga has reportedly found his Pennywise.
Stephen King’s 'Mr. Mercedes' Among Edgar Award Winners

Stephen King’s 'Mr. Mercedes' Among Edgar Award Winners

News by Raine Winters
Get the lowdown on The Edgar Awards!

Gotcha! Six Epic Pranks Found in Literature

Column by Raine Winters
In celebration of April Fool's Day, here is a list of books containing famous scenes of tomfoolery.

Boozing Like Famous Writers

Column by Peter Derk March 20, 2015
Writers are known for their boozing. What happens when an amateur writer tries out professional drinking?
Stephen King, J.J. Abrams, James Franco and 11/22/63

Stephen King, J.J. Abrams, James Franco and 11/22/63

News by Peter Derk February 13, 2015
An adaptation of Stephen King's '11/22/63' is headed to Hulu.

Looking Back: Your Personal Year-End Review

Column by Christopher Shultz
Sometimes we have to go back before we can move forward, and what better time to review than at the onset of a new year?