Riding the Bullet: The Deluxe Special Edition Double.
by Stephen King & Mick Garris.
Illustrated by Bernie Wrightson.
Slipcased Gift Edition.
Featuring the complete original novella and screenplay, full-color and B&W artwork by Bernie Wrightson, and a unique design with two color printing throughout
Plus: Exclusive storyboards, photos from the set, production notes, hand-corrected script pages, and more from the Top Secret "Directors Notebook" kept during the production.
About the Book:
Riding the Bullet by Stephen King has been described as a "ghost story in the grand manner" and the story of "a young man who hitches a ride with a driver from the other side," and this special gift edition only available in a small print run. The publisher is going to show you Kings classic novella in a way youve never seen it before: alongside the feature film screenplay adaptation by director Mick Garris.
The road from print to the silver screen is often a bumpy one and much has been written about how a story is sometimes transformed to make it work in moving pictures. This is your chance to experience Riding the Bullet in a way only those close to the production of the film ever have. Start with Kings original novella, then flip the book over and read the original script by Mick Garris. Compare what he kept, what he had to change, and even the storytelling flourishes he added to round out the tale.
This highly collectible special edition will be published in the same manner as the in the tradition of the old Ace Doubles. This is the very first Stephen King Limited Edition to be published in this manner, and were certain itll be a huge hit with the collectors.
Complete with stunning cover artwork and beautiful interior artwork by Bernie Wrightson, this exclusive Lonely Road Books press special edition is going to be one of the most discussed small press books of the year.
About the Special Features:
With an oversized page size and an extremely low print run, Riding the Bullet by Stephen King and Mick Garris is being designed with the ultimate collectors in mind. Each edition will feature a deluxe binding selected from the finest materials available.
• Collectors Gift Edition: limited to just 3000 copies bound in a deluxe material and housed in a special slipcase. Featuring the complete text of the signed limited edition but bound in a different deluxe material and housed in a custom-made slipcase.
2009 Lonely Road Books, Gift Limited slipcased edition. New.