From the founder of the Number One Stephen King news website, Lilja's Library, comes a wonderfully rich anthology of inspirational horror stories, including a rare story from Stephen King himself, classics by Clive Barker and Edgar Allan Poe, and an original novella by John Ajvide Lindqvist (author of Let the Right One In), written for Shining in the Dark.
Celebrating twenty years of the expansive Stephen King fan site Lilja's Library, this is a fabulous collection of deliciously creepy stories, perfect for all horror fans. With a terrifying story that has never been previously included in any of Stephen King's collections, Shining in the Dark is an unforgettable anthology, featuring short stories by some of the genre's best-known and most talented authors.
Table of Contents:
'The Blue Air Compressor' by Stephen King
'The Net' by Jack Ketchum and P. D. Cacek
'The Novel of the Holocaust' by Stewart O'Nan
'Aeliana' by Bev Vincent
'Pidgin and Theresa' by Clive Barker
'An End To All Things' by Brian Keene
'Cemetery Dance' by Richard Chizmar
'Drawn to the Flame' by Kevin Quigley
'The Companion' by Ramsey Campbell
'The Tell-Tale Heart' by Edgar Allan Poe
'A Mother's Love' by Brian James Freeman
'The Keeper's Companion' by John Ajvide Lindqvist
Stephen King is the author of more than sixty books, all of them worldwide bestsellers. His recent work includes the Bill Hodges trilogy End of Watch, Finders Keepers, and Mr. Mercedes (an Edgar Award winner for Best Novel, and shortlisted for the CWA Gold Dagger Award).
Many of King's books have been turned into celebrated films, television series and streamed events including The Shawshank Redemption, Gerald's Game and It.
King is the recipient of the 2014 National Medal of Arts and the 2003 National Book Foundation Medal for Distinguished Contribution to American Letters. He lives in Bangor, Maine, with his wife, novelist Tabitha King.