The Bazaar of Bad Dreams
This book can be downloaded and read in iBooks on your Mac or iOS device.
The short story OBITS won the 2016 Edgar for best short story.
The No.1 bestselling author delivers an 'outstanding' (USA Today) collection of thrilling stories, introducing each one with a fascinating piece on when, where or how he came to write it.
There is a treasure here for every reader: a man who keeps reliving exactly the same life, repeating his mistakes over and over again; a columnist who kills people by writing their obituaries; a poignant tale about the end of the human race and a firework competition between neighbours which reaches an explosive climax. And, exclusive to this paperback edition (and the eBook from 6 September), a brand new story 'Cookie Jar'.
'I made them especially for you,' says King. 'Feel free to examine them, but please be careful. The best of them have teeth.'
TABLE OF CONTENTS FOR THE BAZAAR OF BAD DREAMS
Batman and Robin Have an Altercation
Bad Little Kid
The Bone Church
Herman Wouk Is Still Alive
Under the Weather
The Little Green God of Agony
That Bus Is Another World
From Publishers Weekly
© Publishers Weekly
I had to force myself to read the entire book and ended up skipping over some stories. Some of the stories were great and very Stephen King and should have been made into novels - but others were rubbish ! I wish I had waited until this was available in the library instead of wasting my money.
The Baazar of Bad Dreams
I'm a big fan of Mr King, but unfortunately this was a disappointment. I couldn't make it through the book, it was becoming a chore to read. Gave up half way through it.