James Patterson Writes a Ton of Novels - The Murder of Stephen King Is One Too Many
The book's title?
The Murder of Stephen King
Here's the story:
The promo page now brings up a 404:
Why would he do that? I mean... come on. It's a lot of work to write a novel. Look how much of your life you pour into it. Do you really want to be associated with a book that inspires some Annie Wilkes to take matters into her own hand?
Anyway, I found this old interview where Stephen King gives opinions about best-selling stalwarts like James Patterson, Stephenie Meyer, and Dean Koontz:
It's something less than a ringing endorsement.
For what it's worth Patterson considers himself a fan of King. Patterson has written (or co-written) 147 novels since 1976. 114 have been New York Times best sellers.
He writes... wait for it... IN PENCIL: