Nightmares & Dreamscapes
A gathering of thrillers and chillers—from the master spellbinderHere are twenty superlative stories devilishly designed by Stephen King to take you where you never dreamed of going before. Included, too, are a telescript that made home screen history, a startling poem, and an essay that Stephen... show more
A gathering of thrillers and chillers—from the master spellbinderHere are twenty superlative stories devilishly designed by Stephen King to take you where you never dreamed of going before. Included, too, are a telescript that made home screen history, a startling poem, and an essay that Stephen King regards as his best nonfiction writing.These versatile selections vary widely in style and subject matter and vividly display the full range of Stephen King's matchless imagination. And to add to his readers' pleasure and curiosity, King includes his own entrancing inside accounts of how the stories came into being and why.Stephen King calls this extraordinary retrospective Nightmares & Dreamscapes. But don't let his title fool you. When you read it, sleep will be the furthest thing from your mind.
Format: mass market paperback
Pages no: 692
Edition language: English
, Science Fiction
, 20th Century
, Mystery Thriller
, Short Stories
Apart from the baseball essay, which I skipped through, there wasn’t a story that I didn’t enjoy reading. My favourites were “My Pretty Pony”, a gentle story of a grandfather discussing the fluidity of time with his grandson; “The End of the Whole Mess”, a catastrophic attempt by a young genius to c...
Dubbed #1 New York times bestseller , Nightmares and Dreamscapes never failed to impress me . The whole book was extremely thick and it contained more than 5 different stories starting of with Dolan's Cadillac. The story of how the Nevada desert swallows a whole grey Cadillac with its owner Dolan a...
Bardzo nierówny zbiór. Były w nim teksty tak nudne i nieprawdopodobne, że niemal nie dało się ich czytać, ale znalazłem też kilka perełek, które moim skromnym zdaniem zasłużyły na miano znakomitych, a nawet genialnych! Styl i warsztat pisarski oczywiście godny pochwalenia, jak to zazwyczaj bywa u Mi...
whoo - on the day dear Patrik shows me his Lord of the Rings figurines, I read this...
These stories I didn't much like. Didn't like at all. Didn't devote any brain space to remembering, either. It would seem that I have utterly forgotten more books than most people will ever read. That's sad on so many levels.