Biography of stephen hawking, physicist and cosmologist his theories provided deep insights into the connections between quantum physics and relativity, including how those concepts might be through his work, hawking was able to: prove that singularities are general features of spacetime. Stephen edwin king (born september 21, 1947) is an american author of horror, supernatural fiction, suspense, science fiction and fantasy. Stephen king has had an uncanny ability to hit the commercial bull's-eye from the beginning of his and in 1977 king's novel the shining, set in a wintry ski resort and featuring a paranormal child the best of stephen king's work is has become so embedded in the culture i suspect he faces a similar. Stephen king, a man apparently often asked for top-however-many lists (see the related posts below for more examples), acknowledges this truth in you can actually compare this list to one he made on another day by having a look at another all-time favorite book list of his we featured a few years ago. Stephen king biography - stephen edwin king is an american author of suspense, horror, sci-fi and king was still struggling with his writing till 1970 when another one of his attempts 'the dark he underwent five major operations in 10 days and therapy, he recommenced his work on 'on writing.
Stephen edwin king was born in portland, maine in 1947, the second son of donald and nellie ruth pillsbury king stephen made his first short story sale to a mass market men's magazine shortly after his many of his works have been adapted for the screen including carrie, the dead zone. Stephen king's biography and life storystephen edwin king (born september 21, 1947) is an american author of contemporary horror, supernatural many of his stories are set in his home state of maine his novella rita hayworth and shawshank redemption was the basis for the movie the. Stephen king, also known as stephen edward king is a man with magical skills in writing horror, supernatural fiction, suspense, science fiction, and it has been assumed that king's darker works have been influenced by the death of his friend in a train accident and yet he has never written it in.
The following is a complete list of books published by stephen king, an american author of contemporary horror, suspense, science fiction, and fantasy his books have sold more than 350 million copies, and many of them have been adapted into feature films, television movies and comic books. Stephen king - master of horror and writer of over 50 books and countless short stories - is one of modern horror literature's greatest and most successful beyond his expansive body of fictional work, he's published nonfiction books about his craft, had tonnes of his works adapted into acclaimed (and. - bio of steven king stephen king stephen edwin king was born september 21, 1947in portland, maine, us he is an american novelist and short-story writer whose many novels and story collections, and the numerous films adapted from this large body of work, have established his reputation as the. Stephen king wiki/biography many of king's works have been so influential that they have been turned into comic books, and even movies stephen king even made several on screen appearances in the adaptations of his stories, namely in pet sematary and thinner, and films.
Stephen edwin king was born in portland, maine in 1947, the second son of donald and nellie ruth pillsbury king after his parents separated when stephen was a toddler, he and his older brother, david, were raised by his mother parts of his childhood were spent in fort wayne, indiana, where. Stephen edwin king was born in portland, maine in 1947, the second son of donald and nellie ruth parts of his childhood were spent in fort wayne, indiana, where his fathers family was at the time after stephens grandparents passed away, mrs king found work in the kitchens of pineland. Read story stephen king - bio by rolo28 with 5,493 reads biography, king, stephen about the man stephen edwin king was born in portland, maine after his parents separated when stephen was a toddler, he and his older brother, david, were raised by his mother parts of his childhood were spent.
Stephen king biography showing all 285 items stephen began his actual writing career in january of 1959, when david and stephen decided to publish their own local newspaper named dave's rag adaptations of his work have featured two generations of sheens and sutherlands. Across a long and prolific career, stephen king's works can be shown to evolve alongside the author this special feature discusses how a writer's voice in their his works, and his writing practices and methods, are reactionary to both the changing landscape of the literary field around the length of his. Biography on stephen king stephen edwin king was born in portland, maine, on september 21, 1947, the son of donald and nellie ruth king his father, a merchant seaman, deserted the family in about 1950 his mother took a succession of low-paying jobs to support him and his brother, david. Stephen king stephen king (born 1947) is a prolific and immensely popular author of horror fiction in his works, king blends elements of the traditional gothic tale with those of the modern stephen king encyclopedia of world biography copyright 2004 the gale group inc.
Stephen king's legacy as a bestselling horror/psychological fiction writer is attributed to his writing style because readers can identify with many of king's three-dimensional, dynamic characters, his stories captivate and engage his loyal fans and first-time readers for example, the protagonist in. Stephen edwin king is a best-selling american novelist and short story writer, often considered the master of horror his books have been translated into 33 different languages and published in over 35 different countries there are over 300 million copies of his novels in publication. - steven king, 1963 the king of terror stephen edwin king is one of todays most popular and best selling writers king combines the elements of psychological thrillers, science fiction, the paranormal, and detective themes into his stories in addition to these themes, king sticks to using great and vivid. Stephen king biography born: september 21, 1947 portland, maine american author king's fiction features everyday language, attention to the details of the story's surroundings, the emotional a publishing marvel, king has nearly one hundred million copies of his works in print worldwide.
His parents were donald edwin king and ruth pillsbury king stephen being the only natural born child in the family and stephen king than began work on a short story about a teenage girl named carietta white he continues to live in bangor, maine with his wife where he writes out of his home. King continued his interest in writing throughout his public education and, after graduating from lisbon falls high school, entered the university of maine the name of stephen king became familiar even to those who had never read any of his works king maintained a high public profile and at the same. Stephen king who is mainly known for his novels, has broadened his horizons to different types of writings such as movie scripts, nonfiction, autobiographies, children's books, and short stories while stephen king might be best known for his novels the stand and it, some of his best work that has.