Synopses & Reviews
Never trust your heart to the New York Times
bestselling master of suspense, Stephen King. Especially with an anthology that features the classic stories "Children of the Corn," "The Lawnmower Man," "Graveyard Shift," "The Mangler," and "Sometimes They Come Back"-which were all made into hit horror films.
"Unbearable suspense." (Dallas Morning News)
Unbearable suspense (Dallas Times-Herald) Eerie...ought to chill the cockles of many a heart. (Chicago Tribune)
From the depths of darkness, where hideous rats defend their empire, to dizzying heights, where a beautiful girl hangs by a hair above a hellish fate, this chilling collection of twenty short stories will plunge readers into the subterranean labyrinth of the most spine-tingling, eerie imagination of our time.
Table of Contents
Jerusalem's lot -- Graveyard shift -- Night shift -- I am the doorway -- The mangler -- The boogeyman -- Gray matter -- Battleground -- Trucks --Sometimes they come back -- Strawberry spring -- The ledge -- The lawnmower man -- Quitters, Inc. -- I know what you need -- Children of the corn -- The last rung on the ladder -- The man who loved flowers -- One for the road -- The woman in the room.