Author Stephen King was born on September 21, 1947 in Portland, ME. He has won numerous awards for his fiction with genres ranging from horror to fantasy into his own unique blend of the two. He won the American Library Association award for Best Books for Young Adults for Salem’s Lot, Firestarter, and The Long Walk. Some of his other literary honors include the O.Henry Award and the Bram Stoker Award. Celebrate King’s long career by trying some of his famous works! We promise the only thing you have to fear is what happens if you don’t bring the books back on time!