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Misery Alternate cover editions here and herePaul Sheldon He s a bestselling novelist who has finally met his biggest fan Her name is Annie Wilkes and she is than a rabid reader she is Paul s nurse, tending his shattered body after an automobile accident But she is also his captor, keeping him prisoner in her isolated house


About the Author: Stephen King

Stephen Edwin King was born the second son of Donald and Nellie Ruth Pillsbury King After his father left them when Stephen was two, he and his older brother, David, were raised by his mother Parts of his childhood were spent in Fort Wayne, Indiana, where his father s family was at the time, and in Stratford, Connecticut When Stephen was eleven, his mother brought her children back to Durham, Maine, for good Her parents, Guy and Nellie Pillsbury, had become incapacitated with old age, and Ruth King was persuaded by her sisters to take over the physical care of them Other family members provided a small house in Durham and financial support After Stephen s grandparents passed away, Mrs King found work in the kitchens of Pineland, a nearby residential facility for the mentally challenged.Stephen attended the grammar school in Durham and Lisbon Falls High School, graduating in 1966 From his sopho year at the University of Maine at Orono, he wrote a weekly column for the school newspaper, THE MAINE CAMPUS He was also active in student politics, serving as a member of the Student Senate He came to support the anti war movement on the Orono campus, arriving at his stance from a conservative view that the war in Vietnam was unconstitutional He graduated in 1970, with a B.A in English and qualified to teach on the high school level A draft board examination immediately post graduation found him 4 F on grounds of high blood pressure, limited vision, flat feet, and punctured eardrums.He met Tabitha Spruce in the stacks of the Fogler Library at the University, where they both worked as students they married in January of 1971 As Stephen was unable to find placement as a teacher immediately, the Kings lived on his earnings as a laborer at an industrial laundry, and her student loan and savings, with an occasional boost from a short story sale to men s magazines.Stephen made his first professional short story sale The Glass Floor to Startling Mystery Stories in 1967 Throughout the early years of his marriage, he continued to sell stories to men s magazines Many were gathered into the Night Shift collection or appeared in other anthologies.In the fall of 1971, Stephen began teaching English at Hampden Academy, the public high school in Hampden, Maine Writing in the evenings and on the weekends, he continued to produce short stories and to work on novels.



10 thoughts on “Misery

  1. Kate Kate says:

    Misery is a gruesome story of torture with blood, guts, and a psychopath It s a well told tale, the characters are well developed and the fact that there are only two of them never gets boring It s a real page turner, in fact I finished it tonight after getting off the subway on the platform before I walked home But, thi


  2. Kemper Kemper says:

    Honestly, who among us hasn t gotten frustrated with their favorite writer and felt like holding them prisoner while forcing them to write the exact book that we want Well, don t do that because it would be wrong What kind of twisted freaks are you people Paul Sheldon is a best selling author who just ended his popular series of


  3. Dita Dita says:

    Read this, you Cockadoodie Dirty Birdies


  4. Melissa ♥ Dog/Wolf Lover ♥ Martin Melissa ♥ Dog/Wolf Lover ♥ Martin says:

    Damn, I can never get over that one scene She s bat sh t crazy Happy Reading Mel Damn, I can never get over that one scene She s bat sh t crazy Happy Reading Mel


  5. Dan Schwent Dan Schwent says:

    To celebrate completing a novel, writer Paul Sheldon goes on a champagne fueled drive in the Rocky mountains He winds up in a near fatal car crash, but never fear He s rescued by Annie Wilkes, his 1 fanI watched the film version of Misery in those antediluvian days before Goodreads, hell, before the Internet, and decided to finally read the novel when


  6. Johann (jobis89) Johann (jobis89) says:

    I am in trouble here This woman is not right Paul Sheldon, the best selling writer of the Misery novels, finds himself rescued from a car accident by his number one fan, Annie Wilkes As the former nurse takes care of him in her home, she finds out he killed off Misery in his latest novel and decides to keep Paul as her prisoner as he writes Misery back to life


  7. Chelsea Humphrey Chelsea Humphrey says:

    Please don t come at me with your torches and pitch forks, but for me, this was just fine I promise I ll explain Please don t come at me with your torches and pitch forks, but for me, this was just fine I promise I ll explain


  8. destiny ♡⚔♡ [howling libraries] destiny ♡⚔♡ [howling libraries] says:

    I ve been saying for the last year, since I originally read this, that I would come back and write a full review, but honestly, the immediate post read reaction I wrote below sums it up pretty well I absolutely freaking loved everything about Misery and I think Annie is one of the most terrifying villains I ve ever read in my life As someone who doesn t tend to enjoy most of


  9. Stepheny Stepheny says:

    My whole life people have had a hard time handling my obsessive passionate personality I don t ever just like things I m either completely enad with it or not all that interested It s just how I was made My obsession with Harry Potter is seen as excessive and I m constantly made fun of for my fondness of it I get asked aren t you a little old for that almost regularly and I have give


  10. Anne(marie) Anne(marie) says:

    It took me longer than usual to get into this King book, which was largely down to the writing style I felt it was different than his usual style which is the one I adore so much I had the same problem when reading The Shining It was just lacking this special something , and thus, I felt disconnected from the characters until about a halfway through However, all the stuff that was happening


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