Joyland
(Adobe EPUB eBook, Kindle Book, OverDrive Read)

Book Cover
Average Rating
5 star
 
(4)
4 star
 
(4)
3 star
 
(1)
2 star
 
(0)
1 star
 
(0)
Author:
Status:
Checked Out
More Details
Published:
Titan 2014
Format:
Adobe EPUB eBook, Kindle Book, OverDrive Read
Street Date:
04/08/2014
Language:
English
ISBN:
9781781168493
ASIN:
B00I75EROU
Accelerated Reader:
UG
Level 5.2, 12 Points
Also in This Series
Reviews from GoodReads
Loading GoodReads Reviews.
Copy Details
LibraryOwnedAvailable
Shared Digital Collection30

There are 10 holds on this title.

Citations
APA Citation (style guide)

Stephen King. (2014). Joyland. Titan.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation (style guide)

Stephen King. 2014. Joyland. Titan.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities Citation (style guide)

Stephen King, Joyland. Titan, 2014.

MLA Citation (style guide)

Stephen King. Joyland. Titan, 2014. Web.

Note! Citation formats are based on standards as of July 2010. Citations contain only title, author, edition, publisher, and year published. Citations should be used as a guideline and should be double checked for accuracy.
Staff View
Grouped Work ID:
d4b838e5-9786-21d1-e1ee-7040bb7efcd5
Go To Grouped Work
Needs Update?:
No
Date Added:
Dec 09, 2014 07:08:41
Date Updated:
Nov 15, 2017 23:41:15
Last Metadata Check:
Nov 27, 2021 07:25:40
Last Metadata Change:
Nov 27, 2021 07:25:40
Last Availability Check:
Nov 27, 2021 07:25:41
Last Availability Change:
Nov 27, 2021 07:25:41
Last Grouped Work Modification Time:
Nov 27, 2021 05:22:52

OverDrive Product Record

sortTitle
Joyland
crossRefId
1547617
images
    • cover:
        • href: https://img1.od-cdn.com/ImageType-100/0111-1/{C7C989ED-BEBB-42E3-80E3-084EF4940F56}Img100.jpg
        • type: image/jpeg
    • thumbnail:
        • href: https://img1.od-cdn.com/ImageType-200/0111-1/{C7C989ED-BEBB-42E3-80E3-084EF4940F56}Img200.jpg
        • type: image/jpeg
    • cover150Wide:
        • href: https://img1.od-cdn.com/ImageType-150/0111-1/C7C/989/ED/{C7C989ED-BEBB-42E3-80E3-084EF4940F56}Img150.jpg
        • type: image/jpeg
    • cover300Wide:
        • href: https://img1.od-cdn.com/ImageType-400/0111-1/C7C/989/ED/{C7C989ED-BEBB-42E3-80E3-084EF4940F56}Img400.jpg
        • type: image/jpeg
formats
      • identifiers:
            • type: ISBN
            • value: 9781781168493
            • type: PublisherCatalogNumber
            • value: 223361
      • name: Adobe EPUB eBook
      • id: ebook-epub-adobe
      • identifiers:
            • type: ASIN
            • value: B00I75EROU
            • type: PublisherCatalogNumber
            • value: 223361
      • name: Kindle Book
      • id: ebook-kindle
      • identifiers:
            • type: ISBN
            • value: 9781781168493
            • type: PublisherCatalogNumber
            • value: 223361
      • name: OverDrive Read
      • id: ebook-overdrive
mediaType
eBook
primaryCreator
    • role: Author
    • name: Stephen King
id
c7c989ed-bebb-42e3-80e3-084ef4940f56
title
Joyland
starRating
4.2
dateAdded
2014-12-08T12:14:00-05:00
contentDetails
      • href: https://link.overdrive.com/?websiteID=426&titleID=1547617
      • type: text/html
      • account:
          • name: Wake County Public Libraries (NC)
          • id: 1893

OverDrive MetaData

interestLevel
UG
isPublicDomain
False
formats
      • fileName: Joyland_9781781168493_1547617
      • partCount: 0
      • fileSize: 1185241
      • identifiers:
            • type: ISBN
            • value: 9781781168493
            • type: PublisherCatalogNumber
            • value: 223361
      • rights:
            • type: Copying
            • value: 0
            • type: Printing
            • value: 0
            • type: Lending
            • value: 0
            • type: ReadAloud
            • value: 0
            • type: ExpirationRights
            • value: 0
      • name: Adobe EPUB eBook
      • id: ebook-epub-adobe
      • onSaleDate: 04/08/2014
      • samples:
            • source: From the book
            • formatType: ebook-overdrive
            • url: https://samples.overdrive.com/joyland-c7c989?.epub-sample.overdrive.com
      • fileName: Joyland_1547617
      • partCount: 0
      • fileSize: 0
      • identifiers:
            • type: ASIN
            • value: B00I75EROU
            • type: PublisherCatalogNumber
            • value: 223361
      • name: Kindle Book
      • id: ebook-kindle
      • onSaleDate: 04/08/2014
      • samples:
            • source: From the book
            • formatType: ebook-overdrive
            • url: https://samples.overdrive.com/joyland-c7c989?.epub-sample.overdrive.com
      • fileName: Joyland_9781781168493_1547617
      • partCount: 0
      • fileSize: 0
      • identifiers:
            • type: ISBN
            • value: 9781781168493
            • type: PublisherCatalogNumber
            • value: 223361
      • name: OverDrive Read
      • id: ebook-overdrive
      • onSaleDate: 04/08/2014
      • samples:
            • source: From the book
            • formatType: ebook-overdrive
            • url: https://samples.overdrive.com/joyland-c7c989?.epub-sample.overdrive.com
keywords
      • value: crime fiction
      • value: ghosts
      • value: ghost
      • value: Mystery and Suspense
      • value: haunted houses
      • value: Ghost Stories
      • value: stephen king
      • value: Fiction
      • value: crime
      • value: novels
      • value: IT
      • value: haunted house
      • value: mystery
      • value: collusion
      • value: mysteries
      • value: police
      • value: Haunted places
      • value: ghost story
      • value: fiction books
      • value: carrie
      • value: haunted
      • value: the shining
      • value: detective novels
      • value: crime novels
      • value: mysteries and thrillers
      • value: crime books
      • value: mystery books
      • value: Murder mystery books
      • value: mystery novels
      • value: mystery thriller suspense
      • value: books mystery
      • value: stephen king books
      • value: books fiction
      • value: colorado kid
      • value: joyland
      • value: stephen king novels
      • value: the green mile
      • value: the shawshank redemption
creators
      • role: Author
      • fileAs: King, Stephen
      • bioText:

        Stephen King was born in Portland, Maine in 1947, the second son of Donald and Nellie Ruth Pillsbury King. He made his first professional short story sale in 1967 to Startling Mystery Stories. In the fall of 1973, he began teaching high school English classes at Hampden Academy, the public high school in Hampden, Maine. Writing in the evenings and on the weekends, he continued to produce short stories and to work on novels. In the spring of 1973, Doubleday & Co., accepted the novel Carrie for publication, providing him the means to leave teaching and write full-time. He has since published over 50 books and has become one of the world's most successful writers.

        Stephen lives in Maine and Florida with his wife, novelist Tabitha King. They are regular contributors to a number of charities including many libraries and have been honored locally for their philanthropic activities.

      • name: Stephen King
imprint
Hard Case Crime
publishDate
2014-04-08T00:00:00-04:00
ATOS
5.2
isOwnedByCollections
True
title
Joyland
fullDescription
A STUNNING  NEW NOVEL FROM ONE OF THE BEST-SELLING AUTHORS OF ALL TIME!

The #1 NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER!

Set in a small-town North Carolina amusement park in 1973, Joyland tells the story of the summer in which college student Devin Jones comes to work as a carny and confronts the legacy of a vicious murder, the fate of a dying child, and the ways both will change his life forever.

"I love crime, I love mysteries, and I love ghosts. That combo made Hard Case Crime the perfect venue for this book, which is one of my favorites. I also loved the paperbacks I grew up with as a kid, and for that reason, we’re going to hold off on e-publishing this one for the time being. Joyland will be coming out in paperback, and folks who want to read it will have to buy the actual book." –Stephen King
gradeLevels
      • value: Grade 4
popularity
6391
links
    • self:
        • href: https://api.overdrive.com/v1/collections/L1BLQAAAA2a/products/c7c989ed-bebb-42e3-80e3-084ef4940f56/metadata
        • type: application/vnd.overdrive.api+json
id
c7c989ed-bebb-42e3-80e3-084ef4940f56
starRating
4.1
images
    • cover:
        • href: https://img1.od-cdn.com/ImageType-100/0111-1/{C7C989ED-BEBB-42E3-80E3-084EF4940F56}Img100.jpg
        • type: image/jpeg
    • thumbnail:
        • href: https://img1.od-cdn.com/ImageType-200/0111-1/{C7C989ED-BEBB-42E3-80E3-084EF4940F56}Img200.jpg
        • type: image/jpeg
    • cover150Wide:
        • href: https://img1.od-cdn.com/ImageType-150/0111-1/C7C/989/ED/{C7C989ED-BEBB-42E3-80E3-084EF4940F56}Img150.jpg
        • type: image/jpeg
    • cover300Wide:
        • href: https://img1.od-cdn.com/ImageType-400/0111-1/C7C/989/ED/{C7C989ED-BEBB-42E3-80E3-084EF4940F56}Img400.jpg
        • type: image/jpeg
isPublicPerformanceAllowed
False
languages
      • code: en
      • name: English
subjects
      • value: Fantasy
      • value: Fiction
      • value: Mystery
publishDateText
04/08/2014
mediaType
eBook
shortDescription
A STUNNING  NEW NOVEL FROM ONE OF THE BEST-SELLING AUTHORS OF ALL TIME!

The #1 NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER!

Set in a small-town North Carolina amusement park in 1973, Joyland tells the story of the summer in which college student Devin Jones comes to work as a carny and confronts the legacy of a vicious murder, the fate of a dying child, and the ways both will change his life forever.

"I love crime, I love mysteries, and I love ghosts. That combo made Hard Case Crime the perfect venue for this book, which is one of my favorites. I also loved the paperbacks I grew up with as a kid, and for that reason, we’re going to hold off on e-publishing this one for the time being. Joyland will be coming out in paperback, and folks who want to read it will have to buy the actual book." –Stephen King
sortTitle
Joyland
crossRefId
1547617
awards
      • source: Mystery Writers of America
      • value: Edgar Allan Poe Award
publisher
Titan
Formats
Adobe EPUB eBook
Works on all eReaders (except Kindles), desktop computers and mobile devices with reading apps installed.
Kindle Book
Works on Kindles and devices with a Kindle app installed.
Need Help?
If you are having problem using our eCollection, please visit our support center.