Stephen King – Danse Macabre


From the author of dozens of number-one New York Times best sellers and the creator of many unforgettable movies comes a vivid, intelligent, and nostalgic journey through three decades of horror as experienced through the eyes of the most popular writer in the genre.

In 1981, years before he sat down to tackle On Writing, Stephen King decided to address the topic of what makes horror horrifying and what makes terror terrifying. Here, in 10 brilliant chapters, King delivers one colorful observation after another about the great stories, books, and films that comprise the horror genrefrom Frankenstein and Dracula to The Exorcist, The Twilight Zone, and Earth vs. The Flying Sacuers.

With the insight and good humor his fans appreciated in On Writing, Danse Macabre is an enjoyable entertaining tour through Stephen Kings beloved world of horror.

Author: Stephen King
Narrator: William Dufris
Duration: 18 hours 6 minutes
Released: 10 Sep 2002
Publisher: Brilliance Audio
Language: English

User Review:

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Everything this narrator says is read with a dopey tone that makes me want to shut the book off. Kings content is too interesting even for this guy to ruin but he is ANNOYING. Here’s a hint, not every line needs a snarky or mocking tone.