Stephen King's phenomenal writing career continues to show no signs of slowing down, with the prolific author selling over 350 million copies of his many books thus far.
But every book needs a good opening to grab the reader, and King knows what he's doing on that front.
How much of a fan are you - can you tell the book just from the first line? Test yourself with our tricky quiz.
Please Note: We have used the first line of Chapter 1 in each book, rather than the prologue, for consistency