There is no doubt about the fact that Stephen King is the “King of Horror”. What his horror books have managed to achieve in terms of scaring the wits out of their readers is commendable. His books and stories have been adapted into movies, television series, miniseries and comic books. As per records, King’s books have sold over 350 million copies worldwide making him one of the most read and liked authors all over the world. His literary oeuvre includes 61 novels, 5 non-fiction books, and approximately 200 short stories.
Even though King is known for his works of horror, his writing talent is not restricted to the particular genre only. He has some non-horror and non-scary books to his name as well that are liked by his fans. These works induce many emotions including wonder, amusement, tenderness, admiration, hope, nostalgia, awe, wistfulness, and joy. Here is a look at some non-horror books by Stephen King.