The Bachman Books

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Hodder & Stoughton, Jun 14, 2007 - Fiction - 992 pages
8 Reviews
The name on the covers was Bachman. But the imagination could only belong to one man. This is a compelling collection of three spellbinding stories of future shock and suspense. It includes: "The Long Walk", "Roadwork", and "The Running Man" - in which Stephen King also explains 'Why I was Richard Bachman'.

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User Review  - Martyn Rich - Goodreads

Some of Kings' (or Bachmans' i should say) best novellas. The Long Walk, in particular, is one of my all time favourites. It's Stephen King in his prime, what more do you need to say? Read full review

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User Review  - Benjamin Stahl - Goodreads

From what I've read on the subject, Stephen King gave birth to his alter ego – Richard Bachman - for the sake of proving to himself that he could crack into the publishing field without the trademark ... Read full review

About the author (2007)

Stephen King has been described by the Guardian as 'one of the greatest storytellers of our time', by the Mirror as a 'genius' and by The Sunday Times as 'one of the most fertile storytellers of the modern novel.' In 2003, he was given the National Book Foundation Medal for Distinguished Contribution to American Letters. He lives with his wife, the novelist Tabitha King, for most of the year in Maine, USA.

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