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.
King is described by the Guardian as 'one of the greatest storytellers of our time', by the Mirror as a 'genius' and by The Sunday Times as 'one of the most fertile storytellers of the modern novel'. He is the author of more than sixty books including the No. 1 bestselling novel THE OUTSIDER, voted winner of the Goodreads Choice Award for best Mystery and Thriller 2018 and the classic IT, 'a book which speaks to everybody' - Guardian. Many of his titles have been turned into films, TV series and streamed events including MISERY, PET SEMATARY, THE SHAWSHANK REDEMPTION and MR MERCEDES.
King was the recipient of America's prestigious 2014 National Medal of Arts and the 2003 National Book Foundation Medal for distinguished contribution to American Letters. In 2007 he also won the Grand Master Award from the Mystery Writers of America. He lives with his wife Tabitha King in Maine.