The news that eBook pioneer Stephen King is opting out of releasing his upcoming Joyland in eBook form, instead throwing his support behind brick-and-mortar booksellers, is surprising. A change of heart from the man who stood onstage with Amazon’s Jeff Bezos to introduce the Kindle 2?
How good is legendary author Stephen King? So good that the rights to bring his works of fiction to the big screen get snapped up before the book has a chance to be released. That's pretty friggin' good. Next on tap for Hollywood... Joyland!
While we were bummed to learn that Stephen King's The Shining sequel, Doctor Sleep, has been pushed back to September of 2013, we do have his pulpy whodunit Joyland to look forward to a few months earlier in June. Check out the newly released cover art!
Last month we were pretty excited to hear about another new book coming our way from the prolific Stephen King - a slasher for a change - and now we have more details along with the novel's approximate release date.
Around these parts when prolific horror author Stephen King talks, we listen, and believe you me this is something that you cats are going to want to hear about!