How The Stand Writer Owen King Helped Bring His Father’s Pandemic Epic To Television

“The pandemic parallel makes me a little uncomfortable,” says author Owen King, “Because the suffering of real people is one thing. And artwork is really another thing.” The millions who’ve been hurt by the COVID-19 epidemic are real; the victims of Captain Trips, the viral super flu in his father’s now-classic novel The Stand, areContinue reading “How The Stand Writer Owen King Helped Bring His Father’s Pandemic Epic To Television”

Sleeping Beauties, Vol. 1 Graphic Novel Hardcover By Stephen King & Owen King

IDW has announced that Sleeping Beauties, Vol. 1 graphic novel hardcover will be released in the Spring of 2021. Based on the bestselling novel by Stephen King and Owen King the comic series has been adapted by author Rio Youers (The Forgotten Girl) and Alison Sampson (Winnebago Graveyard) provides the gorgeous artwork. A bizarre sleepingContinue reading “Sleeping Beauties, Vol. 1 Graphic Novel Hardcover By Stephen King & Owen King”

On Writing: A Memoir of The Craft Twentieth Anniversary Edition By Stephen King

On Writing: A Memoir of The Craft Twentieth Anniversary Edition by Stephen King is now available and it includes contributions from his sons Joe Hill and Owen King. Immensely helpful and illuminating to any aspiring writer, this special edition of Stephen King’s critically lauded, million-copy bestseller shares the experiences, habits, and convictions that have shapedContinue reading “On Writing: A Memoir of The Craft Twentieth Anniversary Edition By Stephen King”

Check Out A Preview For Sleeping Beauties #1, Based On The Novel By Stephen King & Owen King

IDW’s Sleeping Beauties #1 comic book is based on the horror novel by Stephen King and Owen King and adapted by Rio Youers (The Forgotten Girl) and Alison Sampson (Hit Girl, Winnebago Graveyard)! A strange sleeping sickness, known as Aurora, has fallen over the world, and strangest of all, it only affects women. In theContinue reading “Check Out A Preview For Sleeping Beauties #1, Based On The Novel By Stephen King & Owen King”

Stephen King & Owen King’s Sleeping Beauties Comes To IDW Publishing

IDW Publishing is proud to announce the early 2020 launch of Sleeping Beauties, a captivating comic book series based on the bestselling novel by Stephen King and Owen King. Author Rio Youers (The Forgotten Girl) and artist Alison Sampson (Winnebago Graveyard) will adapt the rich narrative of Sleeping Beauties to a ten-issue limited series underContinue reading “Stephen King & Owen King’s Sleeping Beauties Comes To IDW Publishing”

AMC Makes Pilot Script Deal For Owen & Stephen King Novel ‘Sleeping Beauties;’ Owen King To Write It

AMC has made a pilot script commitment on the Owen King & Stephen King’s bestselling novel Sleeping Beauties. The goal is to create an open ended TV series and Owen King has been set to write the pilot script. The novel takes place in the near future in a small Appalachian town whose primary employerContinue reading “AMC Makes Pilot Script Deal For Owen & Stephen King Novel ‘Sleeping Beauties;’ Owen King To Write It”

Recording Audiobooks For My Dad, Stephen King

HERE is a piece from The New Yorker that Owen King wrote about recording audiobooks for his father, Stephen King. Owen King is the author of the novel “Double Feature” and co-author, with Stephen King, of the novel “Sleeping Beauties.”

Cemetery Dance Announces Intro To Alien Invasion Special Edition Book By Owen King, Mark Jude Poirier & Nancy Ahn

in this wildly entertaining collaboration, novelists Owen King and Mark Jude Poirier team up with illustrator Nancy Ahn to present a wickedly funny graphic novel about an alien invasion on a college campus. Stacey, a brilliant, overachieving astrobiology major at Fenton College, had planned on just another lonely Spring Break on campus. But when aContinue reading “Cemetery Dance Announces Intro To Alien Invasion Special Edition Book By Owen King, Mark Jude Poirier & Nancy Ahn”

3 Kings On The New York Times Top 10 List

Congratulations to the King family. Stephen and Owen’s new novel Sleeping Beauties just hit # 4 on the New York Times Hardcover Best Seller List. Stephen King’s other son, Joe Hill also made the list. His newest collection, Strange Weather is at # 9.

How Stephen King & Son Owen Joined Forces In The Nightmare Business For Sleeping Beauties

What Owen King remembers is how much time his father spent alone. Typing. Making up stories. Going to dark places in his head and coming out with books about killer cars, shape-shifting clowns, and burial grounds that bring the dead back to life. That’s just how it was being Stephen King’s son. His mother didContinue reading “How Stephen King & Son Owen Joined Forces In The Nightmare Business For Sleeping Beauties”

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