Where to buy Stephen King books online

Grab the best works by the master of horror books from these online bookstores that deliver to Australia.

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Horror writer Stephen King's works are gripping, masterfully written and packed full of characters that are likely to haunt you in your dreams.

More than a handful of his masterpieces have been transformed into movies and TV series. Think Shawshank Redemption, The Shining, The Green Mile, IT, Misery and Castle Rock, to name a few.

Watched the movies and loved them? Perhaps you're the kind who prefers to read the book before you watch the movie? Whatever your reason for wanting to get stuck into this wordsmith's works, here are the sites selling Stephen King's stories to get that ball rolling.

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QBD Books

This Australia-based bookstore is no stranger to fantasy novels, particularly those by Stephen King. Its catalogue boasts dozens of King novels, some of which are heavily discounted.

  • Free postage for orders over $50
  • Accepts Afterpay and Zip
  • Soft and hardcover Stephen King books available

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Your one-stop shop for practically everything, Amazon stocks a huge range of Stephen King novels to sink your teeth into. Deals drop all the time, so keep your eyes peeled.

  • Free shipping on select items for Amazon Prime members and orders over $39+
  • Full transparency over delivery time frames per item
  • Softcover, hardcover, box sets and audiobooks (Audible) and ebooks (Kindle) of Stephen King's available

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Raid somebody's else's collection of Stephen King novels with the help of online marketplace eBay and score a sweet deal while you're there. eBay also sells new books from stores and private sellers.

  • Free delivery for select orders as well as for eBay Plus members
  • Accepts Afterpay
  • Soft, hardcover and box sets of Stephen King's books available

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Angus & Robertson

Sort by delivery time to get your Stephen King books to your door in record time with Angus & Robertson. The Australian bookstore frequently discounts books, so look out for the sticker to save even more.

  • Free delivery on orders of $60 or more
  • Softcover, hardback, box sets, audiobooks and Kobo ebooks of Stephen King's books available
  • Afterpay available

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Book Depository

Always up-to-date with the latest releases and sporting some of the best prices online, Book Depository is a top place for stocking up on Stephen King reads.

  • Free delivery worldwide
  • Variety of covers per title, so you can choose the artwork or movie cover
  • Softcover and hardback Stephen King books available

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A completely online bookstore, Booktopia prides itself on its excellent online service and fast, well-packaged deliveries. Experience it for yourself by building your Stephen King collection, all at very competitive prices.

  • Constantly discounts its top 100 best-sellers
  • Accepts Afterpay
  • Softcover, hardcover, box sets and minimal audiobooks of Stephen King's available

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Better World Books

Selling new and used books, Better World Books can save you a bundle if you're not picky about the physical quality of your book. It also gives back, donating a book to those in need for every book sold.

  • Free delivery worldwide
  • Find unique used books
  • Better World Books donates books and raises funds for libraries and literacy
  • Soft and hardcover Stephen King books available

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Frequently asked questions

Which of these retailers offer free delivery when you buy Stephen King books online?

What's the full list of Stephen King books:

Here's a full list of Stephen King books, in order of publish date. This list includes graphic novels, short story collections, essays, collected interviews and anthologies but excludes screenplays.

Book titlePublish year
Salem's Lot1975
The Shining1977
The Stand1978
Night Shift1978
The Long Walk1979
The Dead Zone1979
Danse Macabre1981
The Running Man1982
The Dark Tower: The Gunslinger1982
Different Seasons1982
Pet Sematary1983
Cycle of the Werewolf1983
The Talisman1984
The Eyes of the Dragon1984
Skeleton Crew1985
The Bachman Books1985
The Dark Tower II: The Drawing of the Three1987
The Tommyknockers1987
Nightmares in the Sky1988
Bare Bones - Conversations on Terror1988
The Dark Half1989
The Stand1990
Four Past Midnight1990
The Dark Tower III: The Waste Lands1991
Needful Things1991
Gerald's Game1992
Dolores Claiborne1992
Nightmares & Dreamscapes1993
Rose Madder1995
The Green Mile1996
The Regulators1996
The Dark Tower IV: Wizard and Glass1997
Six Stories1997
Bag of Bones1998
The Girl Who Loved Tom Gordon1999
Hearts in Atlantis1999
Blood and Smoke1999
On Writing: A Memoir of the Craft2000
Secret Windows: Essays and Fiction on the Craft of Writing2000
The Plant2000
Black House2001
From a Buick 82002
Everything's Eventual2002
The Dark Tower V: Wolves of the Calla2003
The Dark Tower VI: Song of Susannah2004
The Dark Tower VII: The Dark Tower2004
The Colorado Kid2005
Lisey's Story2006
Duma Key2008
Just After Sunset2008
Under the Dome2009
Stephen King Goes to the Movies2009
Full Dark, No Stars2010
Blockade Billy2010
American Vampire Vol. 12010
The Dark Tower: The Wind Through the Keyhole2012
Doctor Sleep2013
Mr. Mercedes2014
Finders Keepers2015
The Bazaar of Bad Dreams2015
End of Watch2016
Six Scary Stories2016
Charlie the Choo-Choo2016
Hearts in Suspension2016
Gwendy's Button Box2017
Sleeping Beauties2017
The Outsider2018
Flight or Fright2018
The Institute2019
If It Bleeds2020

What are the best Stephen King books?

According to Goodreads, these are the most highly rated Stephen King novels with over 1,000 reviews as at the time of writing. All these books scored above 4.5. Boxed sets have been excluded.

  1. Coffey on the Mile
  2. The Bad Death of Eduard Delaxcroix
  3. Night Journey
  4. Rita Hayworth and the Shawshank Redemption
  5. Coffey's Hands
  6. The Green Mile, Part 1: The Two Dead Girls

The Dark Tower Boxed was also highly rated but has been excluded from this list as it's a series.

Which Stephen King books have been made into movies?

Stephen King's novels have been adapted into both movies and TV series over the years. Here they are in order of when they were released:


The Shining1980
The Dead Zone1983
Children of the Corn1984
Cat's Eye1985
Silver Bullet1985
Maximum Overdrive1986
Stand by Me1986
Creepshow 21987
The Running Man1987
A Return to Salem's Lot1987
Pet Sematary1989
Tales from the Darkside: The Movie1990
Graveyard Shift1990
The Lawnmower Man1992
Pet Sematary Two1992
The Dark Half1993
Needful Things1993
The Shawshank Redemption1994
The Mangler1995
Dolores Claiborne1995
Children of the Corn III: Urban Harvest1995
Lawnmower Man 2: Beyond Cyberspace1996
Sometimes They Come Back... Again1996
Children of the Corn IV: The Gathering1996
The Night Flier1997
Apt Pupil1998
Children of the Corn V: Fields of Terror1998
Sometimes They Come Back... for More1998
The Green Mile1999
The Rage: Carrie 21999
Children of the Corn 666: Isaac's Return1999
Hearts in Atlantis2001
Children of the Corn: Revelation2001
The Diary of Ellen Rimbauer: My Life at Rose Red2001
The Mangler 22002
Julie Ganapathi2003
The Diary of Ellen Rimbauer2003
Secret Window2004
Riding the Bullet2004
The Mangler Reborn2005
Creepshow 32006
The Mist2007
No Smoking2007
Dolan's Cadillac2009
Children of the Corn: Genesis2011
A Good Marriage2014
The Dark Tower2017
Gerald's Game2017
Pet Sematary2019
It Chapter Two2019
In the Tall Grass2019
Doctor Sleep2019

TV series:

Salem's Lot1979
Sometimes They Come Back1991
The Tommyknockers1993
The Stand1994
The Langoliers1995
The Shining1997
Quicksilver Highway1997
The Dead Zone2002–2007
Salem's Lot2004
Nightmares & Dreamscapes2006
Children of the Corn2009
Bag of Bones2011
Under the Dome2013–2015
Big Driver2014
The Mist2017
Mr. Mercedes2017–present
Castle Rock2018–present
The Outsider2020

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