Er zijn drie manieren om bij het uitzichtpunt in het plaatsje Castle Rock te komen: Route 117, Pleasant Road en de zogenaamde Suicide Stairs. In de zomer van 1974 neemt de 12-jarige Gwendy Peterson elke dag de trap, die stevig verankerd zit met bouten in de bergwand. Als Gwendy op een dag boven aan de trap op adem staat te komen, wordt ze aangesproken door een vreemdeling. Op een bankje in de scha
Gwendy's knoppenkist
Stephen King 1947- Richard Chizmar
Nathaly Schrijnder
Original language
Original title
Gwendy's button box
Parallel title
Gwendys knoppenkist
Amsterdam: The House of Books, 2018
1 digitaal bestand

About Stephen King

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Stephen Edwin King (born September 21, 1947) is an American author of horror, supernatural fiction, suspense, crime, science-fiction, and fantasy novels. Described as the "King of Horror", a play on his surname and a reference to his high standing in pop culture, his books have sold more than 350 million copies, and many have been adapted into films, television series, miniseries, and comic books. King has published 64 novels, including seven under the pen name Richard Bachman, and five non-fiction books. He has also written approximately 200 short stories, most of which have been published in book collections.

King has received Bram Stoker Awards, World Fantasy Awards, and British Fantasy Society Awards. In 2003, the National Book Foundation awarded him the Medal for Distinguished Contribution to American Letters. He has also received awards for his contribution to literature for his entire bibliography, such as the 2004 World Fan…Read more on Wikipedia