Take three of the leading names in contemporary horror writing, commission one-third of a book s worth of stories from each, and the result is Dark Visions
Stephen King leads off with three stories, including Sneakers , about a very unusual haunting, and Dedication , one of the most powerful and unsettling of all his works.
Dan Simmons pays homage to Philip K Dick with Metastasis , one of three highly accomplished stories.
And George Martin rounds off the book with the brilliant werewolf novella, The Skin Trade .
Dark Visions is a brilliantly original showcase from three masters of the macabre.
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.