March 3, 2011

Stephen King writes novel about JFK killing

The Associated Press

NEW YORK — Stephen King's next novel takes on a real-life horror story: The assassination of JFK.

"11/22/63," the title named for the day of President Kennedy's murder, tells of a high school teacher's desperate effort to prevent the tragedy. Scribner announced Wednesday that the 1,000-page book will come out on Nov. 8.

King's many best-sellers include "Carrie" and "Misery."

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