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Stephen King Tweets…The Wrap

It’s time for a twitter wrap from our favourite eccentric genius, Stephen King! Over to you Stephano… I am going to order that novel, EENY MEENIE. — Stephen King (@StephenKing) July 8, 2015 For more about Eeny Meeny click here Dennis Lehane’s WORLD GONE BY is the best gangster novel since THE GODFATHER. Terrific story, shattering conclusion. — Stephen King (@StephenKing) June ... Read more

by | July 9, 2015

Stephen King Publishes New Short Story For The New Yorker

As further evidence of Stephen King of being not just one of the world’s greatest storytellers but also one of the hardest working, the acclaimed author has just published a new short story for The New Yorker. Here’s the first part, click the link below to read it in it’s entirety… A Death by Stephen King Jim Trusdale had a shack on the west side of his father’s gone-to-... Read more

by | March 4, 2015

Stephen King recommends…

In case you haven’t been following, we’re kind of obsessed with Stephen King’s twitter feed. It’s a treasure trove of crazy genius. You can find tweets in the third person where he refers to himself as ‘Honey Badger’. Honey Badger don’t give a shit about Valentine’s Day. But I like it. — Stephen King (@StephenKing) February 14, 2015 And some magni... Read more

by | February 19, 2015

Books Stephen King Digs

If you love books and you’re on twitter, you really need to be following Stephen King. He LOVES tweeting about books. So much so that his twitter feed sometimes feels like some sort of rambling book club. In fact, he tweets so much about books that someone should accumulate all his tweets into one blog post and provide links on where to pick up these wonderful books. Well we’re goin... Read more

by | January 14, 2015


2014 will be remembered as the year Australian Richard Flanagan won the Man Booker prize for The Narrow Road to the Deep North. We’re sure you’ll all recall that Narrow Road featured in our Best Books of 2013 list, along with Pulitzer Prize winning The Goldfinch and Stella Prize winning The Forgotten Rebels of Eureka, so we feel very confident proclaiming that somewhere in this list... Read more

by | December 15, 2014

Stephen King to release Detective Novel – new book called Mr Mercedes

A retired cop and a couple of unlikely allies race against time to stop a psycho-loner intent on blowing up thousands… Stephen King is on a roll, this time with the heart-pounding suspense that he does best. A cat-and-mouse suspense thriller featuring a retired homicide detective who’s haunted by the few cases he left open, and by one in particular – the pre-dawn slaughter of ... Read more

by | February 28, 2014

Winners of the Maggie Beer, Stephen King, J.K. Rowling and Jennifer Saunders prizes!

Maggie Beer Hamper – valued at over $500! B. Colebrook, Nelson Bay, NSW Grab a copy of Maggie’s Christmas here Winner of THE ULTIMATE STEPHEN KING BOOK PACK – over 50 titles! H. Carruthers, Torrens Park, SA Grab a copy of Doctor Sleep here Winners of a signed copy of The Casual Vacancy by J.K. Rowling! L.Hope, Castle Hill, NSW E.Lewis, Clifton Hill, VIC E. McMurdie, Silvan, VI... Read more

by | December 12, 2013

Time Is Running Out To Win The Ultimate Stephen King Collection – Over 50 Titles!

Looking for the perfect Christmas gift? How about the Ultimate Stephen King Collection! Order Doctor Sleep (the follow up to The Shining) before December 10th 2013 to go in the draw to win the Ultimate Stephen King Collection – over 50 titles! (See the full list below) Winners will be announced on December 16th 2013 right here on The Booktopia Blog. Grab a copy of Doctor Sleep here Doctor... Read more

by | November 11, 2013

Hachette joins our Booktoberfest celebration – you could win 21 beautiful books worth over $700

How would you like to give everyone you love a book for Christmas… without you having to pay a cent? To help us celebrate Booktoberfest our friends at Hachette are giving you the chance to win all of the books in their Booktoberfest Showcase. Order any of the books in the Hachette Booktoberfest Showcase to go into the draw to win the lot – 21 beautiful books worth over $700. Click here to... Read more

by | October 15, 2013

Buy Doctor Sleep And Go In The Running To Win The Ultimate Stephen King Collection – Over 50 Titles!

Yesterday The New York Times reviewed Stephen King’s Doctor Sleep and gave it a glowing endorsement. Calling it a a “very quick and nimble story”, reviewer Janet Maslin also added “(King) is so good at scaring that he can even raise goose bumps when he writes about the measles”. So…Stephen King…great reviews…the sequel to The Shining… What h... Read more

by | September 19, 2013