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Stephen King responds to 'Joyland' mixup -- UPDATE

Joyland

Last year, Stephen King published a mystery novel called Joyland. Soon after, ebook sales for a book by Emily Schultz spiked.

This mystery’s solution is a simple one: Schultz published a novel, also called Joyland, back in 2006. King released his book as paperback-only when it was first released, to honor the pulp fiction that inspired his novel. Many unsuspecting customers on Amazon accidentally bought the ebook version of Schultz’s book instead of King’s.

Now the royalties are in, and Schultz is detailing her buying spree in a blog, “Spending the Stephen King Money.” It turns out, King doesn’t mind at all.

“I’m delighted for her, and I’m going to order her book,” King told EW. READ FULL STORY

Listen to Stephen King's 'Joyland' audiobook here -- EXCLUSIVE

There may not be an e-book version of Stephen King’s most recent novel Joyland any time soon, but the audiobook of the carnie thriller is out now, and we have an exclusive excerpt. Check out an audio clip below, plus an interview with the narrator, House of Cards star Michael Kelly. READ FULL STORY

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