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TOURS OF MAINE: Locales Made Famous By Stephen King – Stu Tinker

When it comes to vacations, some people pick the obvious entertainment locales: Disneyland, Disney World, Universal Studios, and many other themed parks. Some prefer to take trips to other countries,, but many like to discover what’s in our own backyard, so to speak, discovering the wonders of this great big landmass known as the United States, and you know there’s a lot to discover.

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Posted September 22nd, 2019.

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HIS FINAL GIRL – Brookyln Ann

This final girl

Brooklyn Ann has taken her love for 1970s and 80s slasher horror to the pages of her newest book series entitled… B MINE. HIS FINAL GIRL is the first book in this new series.

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Posted July 9th, 2019.

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NOPE, NOTHING WRONG HERE: The Making of CUJO – Lee Gambin

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Author Lee Gambin is not only a talented and gifted writer, he knows plenty about films, their history, and behind the scenes trivia , making his books packed full of enough knowledge to satisfy any film goer and film historian. I recently had the pleasure of interviewing this Australian writer, and the honor of reviewing his book, HELL HATH NO FURY: The Making of CHRISTINE, which I enjoyed very much.

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Posted June 16th, 2019.

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Stephen King: AMERICAN MASTER – Stephen Spignesi

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In September of 2012, I had the honor and privilege of interviewing author Stephen Spignesi, who is known as “the world’s leading authority on Stephen King”, according to Entertainment Weekly magazine, and several other reputable publications. My interview covered Mr. Spignesi’s life growing up in Connecticut, his school years, becoming a college professor, his writing career, and his love for The Beatles, and of course, writer Stephen King. The interview was truly memorable for me, and a friendship was born.

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Posted February 10th, 2019.

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THIS CHEST OF WONDERS – Andy Burns

This dark chest of wonders

Ask any die hard fan of Stephen King, one of the worlds greatest writers of all time, what their favorite book is, and of course the answers you get will vary. Some will say, IT, others might say, PET SEMATARY, or THE SHINING, or you might get another answer being that there are 60 other book titles he has written. However, the most consecutive answer you are likely hear is: THE STAND.

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Posted November 25th, 2018.

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SPIDER SEASON – Billy Hanson

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The Stephen King “It’s A Dollar Baby”, film program has been around since the late 1970′s. This program allows Independent filmmakers to direct a film adaptation based on one of Stephen King short stories. Director, Billy Hanson, took part in this program with his version of the Stephen King short story, SURVIVOR TYPE. This film was quite impressive, and has won many film awards.

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Posted October 28th, 2018.

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FLIGHT OR FRIGHT – Bev Vincent, Stephen King & more

FLIGHT OR FRIGHT

When we think of those things in life that scare us, many come to mind. Disease, war, death, can be a few of the big ones, but there are simple things as well, spiders, snakes, clowns, claustrophobia, and even the fear of heights. However, there is another fear many people have, FLYING!

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Posted October 9th, 2018.

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HAUNTED JOURNEYS:SALEM – Sarah French, Joe Knetter

Salem

Sarah French has proven time and time again that she is a talented actress, climbing the ladder of success. Now she has decided to add to her repertoire, trying her hand at writing. Her first book…Haunted Journeys: Salem, is co-written with Joe Knetter. It is an informational book, and I found it fun to read. Not too wordy, nor boring, but just enough to pique my interest and curiosity.

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Posted December 10th, 2017.

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READING STEPHEN KING – Cemetery Dance Publications

Cemetery Dance Publications

To be a fan of something, anything (movies, books, music, games, tv shows), you can watch them 100 times, read the books over and over, dress up in Cosplay, go to conventions, have huge collections, heck..even have tattoos of your favorite characters! However, I believe a truly, major, die-hard fan does all those things AND does something else: studies! I mean, why not go deep into your fandom and find out fun facts, secrets, behind-the-scenes stories, and trivia that you may have never known before. One of the ways of doing this is by buying books about that favorite thing. In this case, the subject is, without question, one of the top greatest writers of our time: STEPHEN KING!

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Posted December 1st, 2017.

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UGLY – Mick Garris

UGLY - Mick Garris

When it comes to writing, they say, “one should write what they know.” Well, Mick Garris knows PLENTY, about living in the San Fernando Valley, and equally as much about the film industry. In his last novel, Salome, he covered both of those subjects, and now in his latest, he draws us back in again to the world of, bright lights and movie stars, or should I say…just another day in the Valley!

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Posted October 7th, 2016.

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