I do not believe there would be any science at all without intuition.

(Rita Levi Montalcini, 1902-2012, 1986 Nobel Prize in Phisiology or Medicine)

The same applies to Literature…

The Nobel Prize in Literature to Stephen King, NOW! What is Literature after all, if not intuition and vision?

Rina Brundu

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Stephen King’s Awards

  • Alex Awards 2009: Just After Suns
  • American Library Association Best Books for Young Adults
    • 1978: ‘Salem’s Lot
    • 1981: Firestarter
  • Balrog Awards 1980: Night Shift
  • Black Quill Awards 2009: Duma Key
  • Bram Stoker Award
    • 1987: Misery
    • 1990: Four Past Midnight
    • 1995: “Lunch at the Gotham CafĂ©
    • 1996: The Green Mile
    • 1998: Bag of Bones
    • 2000: On Writing
    • 2000: “Riding the Bullet
    • 2002: Lifetime Achievement Award
    • 2003: The Dark Tower V: Wolves of the Calla
    • 2006: Lisey’s Story
    • 2008: Duma Key
    • 2008: Just After Sunse
    • 2010: Full Dark, No Stars
    • 2011: “Herman Wouk is Still Alive
    • 2013: Doctor Sleep
    • British Fantasy Award
    • 1981: Special Award
    • 1982: Cujo
    • 1983: “The Breathing Method
    • 1987: It
    • 1999: Bag of Bones
    • 2005: The Dark Tower VII: The Dark Tow
  • Deutscher Phantastik Preis
    • 2000: Hearts in Atlantis
    • 2001: The Green Mile
    • 2003: Black House
    • 2004: International Author of the Year
    • 2005: The Dark Tower VII: The Dark Tower
    • Horror Guild
      • 1997: Desperation
      • 2001: Riding the Bullet
      • 2001: On Writing
      • 2002: Black House
      • 2003: From a Buick 8
      • 2003: Everything’s Eventual
    • Hugo Award 1982: Danse Macabre
    • International Horror Guild Award
      • 1999: Storm of the Centur
      • 2003: Living Legend
    • Kono Mystery ga Sugoi! (The Best Translated Mystery Fiction of the Year in Japan)
      • 2014: 11/22/63
      • Los Angele Times Book Prize
    • 2011: 11/22/63
    • Locus Award
      • 1982: Danse Macabre
      • 1986: Skeleton C
      • 1997: Desperatio
      • 1999: Bag of Bones
      • 2001: On Writing
    • Mystery Writers of America 2007: Grand Master Award
    • National Book Award 2003: Medal of Distinguished Contribution to American Letters
    • National Magazine Award
    • 2004: “Rest Stop”
      • 2013: “Batman and Robin Have an Altercation”
    • New York Public Library Books for the Teen Age 1982: Firestarter
    • O. Henry Award 1996: “The Man in the Black Suit”
    • Quill Award 2005: Faithful
    • Shirley Jackson Award 2009: “Morality”
    • Spokane Public Library Golden Pen Award 1986: Golden Pen Award
    • University of Maine 1980: Alumni Career Award
    • Us Magazine 1982: Best Fiction Writer of the Year
    • World Fantasy Award
    • 1980: Convention Award
      • 1982: “Do the Dead Sing?”
      • 1995: “The Man in the Black Suit”
      • 2004: Lifetime Achievemen”
    • World Horror Convention 1992: World Horror Grandmaster

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An indicative list of his works…

  • 1975 – Salem’s Lot
  • 1977 – The Shining
  • 1978 – Night Shift (stories)
  • 1978 – The Stand
  • 1979 – The Dead Zone
  • 1980 – Firestarter
  • 1981 – Cujo
  • 1981 – Danse Macabre (nonfiction about horror)
  • 1981 – Roadwork
  • 1982 – Creepshow (comic book, illustrated by Bernie Wrightson)
  • 1982 – The Dark Tower I: The Gunslinger
  • 1982 – Different Seasons (novellas)
  • 1983 – Christine
  • 1983 – Pet Sematary
  • 1983 – Cycle of the Werewolf
  • 1984 – The Talisman (written with Peter Straub)
  • 1985 – Skeleton Crew (stories, including “The Mist”)
  • 1985 – The Bachman Books (novel collection)
  • 1986 – It
  • 1987 – The Eyes of the Dragon
  • 1987 – Misery
  • 1987 – The Dark Tower II: The Drawing of the Three
  • 1988 – The Tommyknockers
  • 1988 – Nightmares in the Sky (Photo book with text by King)
  • 1988 – Dark Visions
  • 1989 – The Dark Half
  • 1989 – Dolan’s Cadillac (limited edition)
  • 1989 – My Pretty Pony (limited edition)
  • 1990 – The Stand: The Complete & Uncut Edition
  • 1990 – Four Past Midnight (stories)
  • 1991 – Needful Things
  • 1991 – The Dark Tower III: The Waste Lands
  • 1992 – Gerald’s Game
  • 1993 – Dolores Claiborne
  • 1993 – Nightmares & Dreamscapes (stories)
  • 1994 – Insomnia
  • 1995 – Rose Madder
  • 1995 – Umney’s Last Case
  • 1996 – The Green Mile (originally published as a monthly serial consisting of six parts: The Two Dead Girls, The Mouse on the Mile, Coffey’s Hands, The Bad Death of Eduard Delacroix, Night Journey, and Coffey on the Mile)
  • 1996 – Desperation
  • 1997 – Six Stories (stories)
  • 1997 – The Dark Tower IV: Wizard and Glass
  • 1998 – Bag of Bones
  • 1999 – Storm of the Century
  • 1999 – The Girl Who Loved Tom Gordon
  • 1999 – The New Lieutenant’s Rap (limited edition)
  • 1999 – Hearts in Atlantis
  • 1999 – Blood and Smoke (audio book)
  • 2000 – Riding the Bullet (electronically published novella)
  • 2000 – The Plant(electronically published)
  • 2000 – Secret Windows
  • 2000 – On Writing: A Memoir of the Craft (nonfiction autobiography)
  • 2000 – Dreamcatcher
  • 2001 – Black House (written with Peter Straub)
  • 2002 – From a Buick 8
  • 2002 – Everything’s Eventual: 14 Dark Tales
  • 2003 – The Dark Tower I: The Gunslinger (revised edition)
  • 2003 – The Dark Tower V: Wolves of the Calla
  • 2004 – The Dark Tower VI: Song of Susannah
  • 2004 – The Dark Tower VII: The Dark Tower
  • 2004 – Faithful: Two Diehard Boston Red Sox Fans Chronicle the Historic 2004 Season
  • 2005 – The Colorado Kid
  • 2006 – The Secretary of Dreams
  • 2006 – Cell
  • 2006 – Lisey’s Story
  • 2007 – The Mist
  • 2008 – Duma Key
  • 2008 – Just After Sunset
  • 2009 – Stephen King Goes to the Movies
  • 2009 – The Little Sisters of Eluria (limited edition)
  • 2009 – “Graduation Afternoon” (in PostScripts)
  • 2009 – “Throttle” (in He is Legend)
  • 2009 – UR (e-novella available only on Amazon.com’s Kindle)
  • 2009 – Under the Dome
  • 2009 – “A Good Marriage”
  • 2009 – “Big Driver”
  • 2009 – “1922”
  • 2009 – “Fair Extension”
  • 2010 – Blockade Billy
  • 2010 – Full Dark, No Stars
  • 2011 – The Chronicles of Harris Burdick
  • 2011 – Mile 81 (e-novella)
  • 2011 – “The Dune”
  • 2011 – 11/22/63
  • 2012 – In the Tall Grass (e-novella with Joe Hill)
  • 2012 – A Face in the Crowd (e-novella)
  • 2012 – The Dark Tower: The Wind Through the Keyhole
  • 2013 – “Guns” (an essay available on Kindle)
  • 2013 – Hard Listening (co-written with other authors in his author rock band)
  • 2013 – Joyland
  • 2013 – The Dark Man
  • 2013 – Doctor Sleep

 

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