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    Sounds interesting:

    NEW YORK (AP) — The family of the late Shirley Jackson has authorized a novel inspired by her classic “The Haunting of Hill House.” Elizabeth Hand's "A Haunting on the Hill” is...
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    You are sick of me because I noted that this...

    You are sick of me because I noted that this article is factually incorrect? And you don't even attempt to note what I misstated? This isn't even a criticism of King per se. It's a criticism of...
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    Nothing odd about it. I'm a huge fan of his...

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    Who writes stuff like this which is completely inaccurate?

    "King himself would likely benefit from the Penguin Random House-Simon & Schuster deal, but he has a history of favoring...
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    Who writes stuff like this which is completely...

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    Who writes stuff like this which is completely inaccurate?

    "King himself would likely benefit from the Penguin Random House-Simon & Schuster deal, but he has a history of favoring...
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    His own according to the Yahoo article. King is...

    His own according to the Yahoo article. King is supporting the government's position which is focused on protecting the advances paid to the most successful authors:

    In the publisher merger...
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    Imagine King "going to bat for the government" to...

    Imagine King "going to bat for the government" to preserve his own large advances. What a hero. Maybe he can advocate for censorship of other writers while he is at it.
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    Anyone remember when Russia sent missiles to...

    Russia has no right to dictate to its neighbors, be that Ukraine or Sweden, what alliances they can or cannot join. It's literally none of their business. And they especially have no right to do so...
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    Why would King think the president of Ukraine...

    He thought this was a private conversation, who's he pontificating to? I haven't watched the whole thing but King's responses seem mostly innocuous and generic.[/QUOTE]

    Why would King think the...
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    Then maybe he should stop pontificating on things...

    https://twitter.com/StephenKing/status/1550118187840114695
    https://twitter.com/StephenKing/status/1550118355033473025

    That's more or less what I expected. The state actors pretending to be...
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    King's arrogance is unreal. He doesn't even...

    King's arrogance is unreal. He doesn't even realize what a fool he made of himself.
    His advocacy for censorship is reprehensible. And imagine if someone had condemned all things Chinese in the...
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    I finished reading KoS. Always great to settle in...

    I finished reading KoS. Always great to settle in with a new Corbett novel but this is a middling addition to the series. Doesn't really advance the larger plot. More a series of novellas that fill...
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    Maybe but why bother when it could all be...

    Maybe but why bother when it could all be avoided? CD markets the book to its customers. They get orders. They pass along the name and address to the original publisher who just sends the book out...
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    I'm assuming publishers have arrangements with...

    When I've pre-ordered other publishers' books from CD, they have been sent to CD (as one shipment, presumably), and CD repacks them individually and sends them out to customers. The delay varies - it...
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    In my Nook version from B&N there are four...

    In my Nook version from B&N there are four paragraphs in Chapter 7 starting on page 83 that are repeated. The first of the four paragraphs begins with Matthew saying "Witches and vampires!...
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    There is an odd repetition of text on p. 83 of...

    There is an odd repetition of text on p. 83 of the B&N Nook version that I downloaded today in the discussion between Matthew and DeKay. Not sure if that is unique to my version or a larger issue.
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    Alabama Booksmith is taking orders for signed...

    Alabama Booksmith is taking orders for signed trade copies of KoS.
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    I ended up ordering KoS through Cemetery Dance. ...

    I ended up ordering KoS through Cemetery Dance. How does that work in terms of sending out the books for those who ordered through CD? Does that create any additional delay? I'm assuming the books...
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    Per the Lividian Facebook page, it sounds like...

    Per the Lividian Facebook page, it sounds like the limited edition "King of Shadows" should be rolling out soon. That baby will land with a thump. It looks huge.
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    Some people learn that complaining and acting...

    Some people learn that complaining and acting outrageously makes them the center of attention. In my opinion, these antics were mostly an affectation by Kinski for that purpose. No doubt he was an...
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    Here is a great stream of consciousness quote...

    You have to read it in his voice though.[/QUOTE]

    If only Klaus Kinski were still alive they could beat each other over the head with copies. Kinski wrote a great narcissistic autobiography. It...
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