The Shining (novel)

novel by Stephen King

The Shining is a 1977 horror novel by American writer Stephen King. It was King's third published novel and first bestseller. The book was adapted into a movie by Stanley Kubrick in 1980, which was very successful as well.

The Shining
AuthorStephen King
Cover artistDave Christensen
CountryUnited States
LanguageEnglish
GenreGothic novel
Horror
Psychological horror
PublisherDoubleday
Publication date
January 28, 1977; 44 years ago (1977-01-28)
Media typePrint (Hardcover)
Pages447
ISBN978-0-385-12167-5
Followed byDoctor Sleep 

ReferencesEdit