Stephen King on Childhood and Writing

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"The things that really scare us are the things that are going on just outside the spotlight that you can't quite see" - Stephen King on October 22, 1989

The author takes us on a journey back to his childhood and the roots for his decades crafting memorable horror fiction.

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Interview originally aired on the Public Radio Book Show and it comes to us courtesy of WAMC Northeast Public Radio and the New York State Writers Institute.

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"Opening Credits" Johnny Ripper

"Sunset" Kai Engle

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"Still Life" Vyvyan James Hope-Scott