Stephen King is the author of more than fifty books, all of
them worldwide bestsellers. Among his most recent are
11/22/63, Full Dark No Stars, Blockade Billy,
Under the Dome, Just After Sunset, the Dark
Tower novels, Lisey's Story, and Bag of Bones.
King was the recipient of the 2003 National Book Foundation Medal
for Distinguished Contribution to American Letters, and in 2007 he
was inducted as a Grand Master of the Mystery Writers of America.
He lives in Maine with his wife, novelist Tabitha King.
Ron McLarty has appeared on Broadway in That Championship Season, Our Country's Good, and Moonchildren. His film credits include Two Bits, The Postman, and The Flamingo Kid. He has starred on television in Spenser for Hire and Cop Rock. Mr. McLarty is also a novelist and an award-winning playwright.