A best selling author known world wide for his many novels Stephen King is also well known for his voracious reading habits (he is often pictured at his local baseball stadium with a book in hand) and his Twitter account (you really do need to go and take a look at his Tweets about Molly AKA The Thing of Evil).
Often sharing with us his latest reads King is generous in his praise of fellow authors and after seeing a list on a website recently I decided to scour his Twitter account to see just how many books the man has read; answer – lots! Here are the latest sixteen books that Stephen King recommends we should all read.
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Some bookshops have even gone so far as to create visual experiments to show how many of the shelves are dominated by male authors.
Museum of English Rural Life (MERL) discovered a young man’s doodles in his own mathematics workbook, and it gives us a fascinating insight into the mind of this erudite and creative teen. As well as laying out his mathematical formulae with precision and clarity, Richard Beale showed us his family dog, street scenes, elegant ships, and… A chicken in trousers.
Let MERL take you on a journey through time into the mind of Richard Beale- honest farm-boy, good mathematician, and excellent doodler.
Librarians used to deal with all the strange, creepy, interesting, and outrageous questions the general public had to ask- and you will not believe some of the stuff people are willing to ask a stranger.