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13 New Thrillers Recommended by Stephen King

*Books worth reading: Stephen King edition. Here are new thrillers recommended by bestselling author Stephen King himself.

"Sometimes Matilda longed for a friend, someone like the kind courageous people in her books. It occurred to her that, like talking dragons and princesses with hair long enough to climb, such people might only exist in storybooks."

Celebrity special: opening lines from books

Room by Emma Donoghue - this was a really good book written from the point of view of a 5 year old, left me wanting more 9/10

Saturday morning, dawn. Mother of two Sally finds herself on a cliff top, miles away from home. The place is familiar but the journey is a blank. She's lost the last ten hours of her life. To all appearances, Sally was there to jump. She had nothing on her apart from a suicide note when the local police took her in.

How To Read Terry Pratchett's Discworld Series, In One Handy Chart

Figuring out just where to start Terry Pratchett's sprawling, character-dense Discworld series can be a little daunting. Fortunately this chart, lets you figure out just how to follow your favorite storylines and characters as they move from book to book.

If Kurt Vonnegut's Slaughterhouse-Five had come out a few years later, we might never have heard of it

The main theme of the book is about war and 'Billy Pigrims' experience of this. I think it goes much deeper than this looking at an alternative meaning to 'life and death'. Whether we do actually die or live our same life over several times. Or whether Billy was truly insane or in fact experiencing all his time traveling. But then again I do tend to read more into things.. sometimes!