Four Past Midnight

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Four Past Midnight
First edition cover
Author Stephen King
Cover artist Rob Wood-Stansbury
Country USA
Language English
Genre supernatural fiction
Publisher Viking
Publication date
September 1990
Media type Print (Hardcover)
Pages 763
ISBN 978-0-670-83538-6

Four Past Midnight is a collection of novellas by Stephen King. It is his second book of this type, the first one being Different Seasons. The collection won the Bram Stoker Award in 1990 for best collection[citation needed] and was nominated for a Locus Award in 1991.[citation needed] In the introduction, Stephen King says that, while a collection of four novellas like Different Seasons, this book is more strictly horror with elements of the supernatural.[this quote needs a citation]


The four novellas contained in the collection are:

Film and TV[edit]

Of the stories featured in Four Past Midnight, two have been adapted for the screen. On TV, the miniseries The Langoliers appeared in 1995, featuring Dean Stockwell and Bronson Pinchot. In 2004, Secret Window was released in theaters, starring Johnny Depp and John Turturro.

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