Join our Stephen King Bake Off!
Are you a Constant Reader who also happens to be a demon in the kitchen? To celebrate Stephen King’s 70th birthday we’re having a bake off! Bake a birthday cake inspired by your favourite King novel, share a picture on Facebook, Twitter or Instagram before September 21st using #KingOfTheCakes and the winning entry will win […]Read More
End of Watch Competition
We’re giving away three sets each containing End of Watch and the two novels that proceeded it – Mr Mercedes and Finders Keepers. The cell rings twice, and then his old partner in his ear… ‘I’m at the scene of what appears to be a murder-suicide. I’d like you to come and take a look. Bring […]Read More
Win a pair of tickets to FOX’s advance screening of 11.22.63
11.22.63 is coming to the UK, and we’re giving away a pair of tickets to an exclusive London screening! What if you could change the past? What if you could go back in time and prevent the assassination of JFK? Jake Epping has this choice… J.J. Abrams’ adaptation of Stephen King’s bestselling novel 11.22.63 arrives […]Read More
Q&A with our The Bazaar of Bad Dreams short story competition winner Elodie Harper
Last week we announced the winner of our Stephen King short story competition, Elodie Harper and her chilling story ‘Wild Swimming’. We asked her a few questions about the inspiration behind her story, and her love for Stephen King. Read Elodie’s winning story at the Guardian here. In The Bazaar of Bad Dreams, Stephen King gives readers […]Read More
Announcing the winner of the Bazaar of Bad Dreams story competition
Announcing the winner of the Guardian-Hodder The Bazaar of Bad Dreams story competition as chosen by Stephen King… Hodder and the Guardian are delighted to announce the winner of the story competition inspired by The Bazaar of Bad Dreams by Stephen King. Stephen King who was invited to choose the winner was delighted with the shortlist: ‘My congratulations […]Read More
Announcing our story competition short list
In November, Hodder teamed up with the Guardian to launch an exciting story competition to celebrate publication of Stephen King’s wonderful collection The Bazaar of Bad Dreams. We invited writers to send us stories which were original, gripping, chilling and inspired by Stephen King’s line: ‘There’s something to be said for a shorter, more intense […]Read More
Stephen King short story competition: Send us your stories!
To mark publication of Stephen King’s wonderful new collection, The Bazaar of Bad Dreams, we are teaming up with the Guardian to run a short story competition, in which King himself will pick the winner. The prize will include publication of the winning story on the Guardian books website and a chance to improve your […]Read More
Win a FINDERS KEEPERS Moleskine
‘Wake up, genius.’ So begins Finders Keepers, King’s instantly riveting story about a vengeful reader. The genius is John Rothstein, a Salinger-like icon who created a famous character, Jimmy Gold, but who hasn’t published a book for decades. Morris Bellamy is livid, not just because Rothstein has stopped providing books, but because the nonconformist Jimmy Gold […]Read More