Stephen Edwin King (born September 21, 1947) is an American author of horror, supernatural fiction, suspense, and fantasy novels.
At a young age Stephen develops great interest in writing and begins using newspaper stories as a guide.
His first published story was included in Mike Garrett's Comics Review magazine in 1965. The original title was I Was a Teenage Grave Robber, but it was changed by the editor to In a Half-World of Terror.
early career in university
Between 1966 and 1971, he studied English at the University of Maine, in Orono, with great economic hardships because of his mother's poverty.
His future wife
En el año de 1971 Stephen conoce en la biblioteca de su universidad a su futura esposa, Tabitha King.
His first novel ''Carrie''
Carrie is the first novel published by the American writer Stephen King, in 1974. It is one of the most censored books in US schools. and the movie was even banned in Finland.
The Shining is the third horror novel by the American writer Stephen King, published in 1977.
14 Septiembre 1983
Horror novel by the American Stephen King, which is about an old cemetery in a town where dead animals were buried mostly because they were run over.
15 September 1986
It is a horror novel published in 1986 by the American writer Stephen King. It tells the story of a group of seven children who are terrified of an evil monster they call "That."
National Book Awards
In 2003, he was honored with the National Book Awards career award, which caused an uproar among the literary community over the writer's choice, especially from literary critic Harold Bloom.