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Just After Sunset : Stories (2008)


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Published: New York : Scribner, 2008
Edition:  [Various editions]
Description:  367 pages ; 25 cm
ISBN/ISSN: 9781416584087 (alk. paper), 1416584080 (alk. paper), 9781416586654 (pbk.),
Language:  English

Winner of the 2009 Alex Award

Also published: New York : Pocket Books, c 2009, c2008

This collection of short works is comprised of pieces that previously appeared in such publications as The New Yorker, Playboy, and McSweeney's, in a volume that includes such tales as ""The Gingerbread Girl"" and "N."

Willa -- Gingerbread girl -- Harvey's dream -- Rest stop -- Stationary bike -- Things they left behind -- Graduation afternoon -- N. -- Cat from hell -- New York Times at special bargain rates -- Mute -- Ayana -- A very tight place -- Sunset notes

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Just After Sunset

King hasn't published a collection of short stories is several years. He wrote in preface that writing a good short story is very different from writing a good novel. Ain't that the truth! He hasn't lost his touch. There are a few very interesting stories in this collection that do not deal with the macabre. I especially liked the one about the end of the world entitled:Graduation Afternoon. And the one called: Rest Stop. For SK fans that like the gory stories, there are a couple of those that won't disappoint; like the one named: The Cat from Hell.
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