7 of the Best Tweets from Stephen King

With his impressive collection of bestselling novels and movie and television adaptations, Stephen King has become a household name. But when he’s not writing or reading, he’s managed to rack up over five million followers on Twitter, where his quips about TV shows, life, politics — and his dogs — delight fans and spark conversation. From subtle musings to laugh-out-loud directives, here are eight times the famous writer was our favorite on Twitter.

Where does The Institute rank among Stephen King’s best books?

For more than four decades, Stephen King has been terrifying readers around the world. With international bestsellers like Carrie and The Shining, King’s early success led to the writing of more than 60 other novels. His most recent work, The Institute, combines elements of Firestarter and IT – two of King’s most popular novels – to offer readers a chilling, memorable experience sure to keep them flipping pages well into the night.