In the Tall Grass
|"In the Tall Grass"|
|Publication date||June/July–August 2012|
"In the Tall Grass" is a novella written by Stephen King and his son Joe Hill. It was originally published in two parts in the June/July and August 2012 issues of Esquire magazine. This is King and Hill's second collaboration since "Throttle", published in 2009. On October 9, 2012, "In the Tall Grass" was released in e-book and audiobook formats, the latter read by Stephen Lang.
The novella is about Cal and Becky DeMuth, brother and sister, driving through Kansas during their cross-country trip. They hear calls for help coming from a vast field of tall grass on the side of the road, so they stop to investigate and get lost.