Stephen King by Prof. Harold Bloom

Stephen King

Written by Prof. Harold Bloom
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Part of the Modern Critical Views Series


Stephen King by Prof. Harold Bloom

Prolific author, Stephen King published his first short story, I Was a Teenage Grave Robber, in Comics Review in 1965. Though often disparaged by literary critics, his work has influenced an entire generation of horror and science fiction writers, and he was awarded the 2003 National Book Foundation Medal for Distinguished Contribution to American Letters. King fans will clamor for this completely updated study guide on their hero. Featuring the latest and most important critical interpretations of the horror master's work, Stephen King, Updated Edition is an ideal vehicle to jump-start research and further reading.


The accounts offer students an opportunity to absorb serious analytical styles. ... excellent critical guide sets edited by Harold Bloom...recommended picks for audiences of young adults studying literature.

This collection of previously published essays, edited by the distinguished literary scholar Harold Bloom, is an excellent addition to the Wells critical canon.

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228 pages


Prof. Harold Bloom
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Chelsea House Publishers

Publication date

15th October 2006



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