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Glen Orbik Three Print Set: Now Available For Pre-Order From Suntup Editions

For the first time since launching The Covers Collection, Suntup Editions is releasing three prints this month. Glen Orbik created three beautiful cover paintings that appeared on the Stephen King novels published by Hard Case Crime. 82 more words

Art / Posters

Retro review--Donald E. Westlake shows his comedy side in "Help I Am Being Held Prisoner"

Review by C.J. Bunce

You don’t expect a crime novel or pulp fiction to be funny.  Sure, any good story has some humor, but crime mysteries are the stuff of suspense-thrillers and dark alleys, right?  778 more words

Comics & Books

Joyland: A Sentimental Ride with Stephen King



      1. expressive of or appealing to sentiment, especially the tender emotions and feelings, as love, pity, or nostalgia:
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Although my novel is far from over, lately I’ve been thinking a lot about a new idea for a book. In its simplest form, it’s a story of an amusement park with a dark secret, and a protagonist dealing with a rough past by facing the present. 721 more words

Amusement Park

Goodreads Review: Joyland

Joyland by Stephen King

My rating: 5 of 5 stars

Joyland’s premise is simple; drop an unsuspecting college kid on the edge of a nervous breakdown into a (potentially haunted) amusement park, toss in a damsel in distress, an unsolved murder (or four…) and maybe a ghost or two, let the mess sort itself out. 474 more words

Living Conditions

Fire damages storage warehouse at Wichita's Joyland

WICHITA, Kan. (KSNW) – Fire damaged an old warehouse at Joyland in south Wichita. The call came in to 911 dispatch shortly before 4:30 p.m. Tuesday. 149 more words