Doctor Sleep (novel)

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Doctor Sleep (novel)

Novel by Stephen King, a sequel to Kings novel The Shining , released in September 2013 add

Category: Literature (420)

Launched in 1977.

Countries: United States (75%), United Kingdom (25%)

Main connections: Stephen King, George Mason University, The Shining (novel)

 

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1977

"'Doctor Sleep"' is a novel by Stephen King, a sequel to King's novel "The Shining" , released in September 2013 add something


2009

Voting ended on December 31, 2009, and it was revealed that "Doctor Sleep" received 5,861 votes, while "The Wind Through the Keyhole" received 5,812 add something


 

On September 23, 2011, Stephen King received the Mason award at the Fall for the Book event at the George Mason University in Fairfax, Virginia, during which he read an excerpt from "Doctor Sleep" add something

 

The author's official website confirmed the project on September 26, 2011 add something

 

King finished work on the first draft in early November 2011 add something


2012

On February 19, 2012, King read the beginning section of "Doctor Sleep" at the Savannah Book Festival, in Savannah, Georgia add something

 

On May 8, 2012, Stephen King's official website announced a tentative publication date of January 15, 2013 for "Doctor Sleep" add something

 

On September 18, 2012, a publication date of September 24, 2013 was announced add something


2013

A collector's edition was announced in August 2013 by Hodder & Staughton for publication in the United Kingdom, limited to 200 numbered copies, signed by Stephen King add something

 

An excerpt was published in the September 13, 2013 issue of "Entertainment Weekly" magazine add something


2018

On June 13, 2018, Ewan McGregor was confirmed as the role of an older Danny Torrance add something

 

On June 28, 2018, Rebecca Ferguson was confirmed to star in the movie add something

 

On August 1, 2018, it was announced that Carl Lumbly was cast as Dick Halloran and Alex Essoe will portray Wendy Torrance add something


2019

The novel is being adapted into a film of the same name, scheduled to be released on November 8, 2019 in the United States add something

 

Warner Bros. plans to release the film on November 8, 2019 add something