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Title: The Reach Title Record # 40707
Author: Stephen King
Date: 1981-11-00
Type: SHORTFICTION
Length: short story
Language: English
Note: First published as "Do the Dead Sing?" in Yankee, November 1981.
Synopsis: Secluded all her life on a small island, a woman faces odd experiences when one winter the channel connecting the island to the mainland freezes over.
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Other Titles

Translations
Year Language Title
1986Translated by Alexandra von Reinhardt
German Der Gesang der Toten
1991Translated by Margot Bakker
Dutch Het Rak
1991Translated by Tapio Tamminen
Finnish Ulappa
1994Translated by Michèle Pressé and / or Serge Quadruppani.
French Le chenal
1996 Translated by Alexandra von Reinhardt Previously published as Der Gesang der Toten Translation revised by Joachim Körber in 1996 and published under a new title.
German Die Meerenge

Awards

Place Year and Award Category
Win 1982 World Fantasy Best Short Fiction

Publications

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Title Date Author/Editor Publisher/Pub. Series ISBN/Catalog ID Price Pages Format Type Cover Artist Verif
Skeleton Crew 1985-06-21 Stephen King G. P. Putnam's Sons 0-399-13039-X $18.95 512
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
coll Don Brautigam Checkmark
Skeleton Crew 1985-10-00 Stephen King Scream/Press 0-910489-12-2 $75.00 545
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
coll J. K. Potter  
Der Gesang der Toten 1986-00-00 Stephen King Heyne (Heyne Allgemeine Reihe #6705) 3-453-02309-9 DM 7.80 283
pb?Paperback. Typically 7" by 4.25" (18 cm by 11 cm) or smaller, though trimming errors can cause them to sometimes be slightly (less than 1/4 extra inch) taller or wider/deeper.
coll  
Skeleton Crew 1986-06-00 Stephen King Signet / New American Library 0-451-14293-4 $4.95 573
pb?Paperback. Typically 7" by 4.25" (18 cm by 11 cm) or smaller, though trimming errors can cause them to sometimes be slightly (less than 1/4 extra inch) taller or wider/deeper.
coll Don Brautigam Checkmark
The Dark Descent 1987-10-00 ed. David G. Hartwell Tor 0-312-93035-6 $29.95 1011
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
anth Doug Fornuff Checkmark
Der Gesang der Toten 1988-00-00 Stephen King Heyne (Heyne Allgemeine Reihe #6705) 3-453-02309-9 DM 7.80 282
pb?Paperback. Typically 7" by 4.25" (18 cm by 11 cm) or smaller, though trimming errors can cause them to sometimes be slightly (less than 1/4 extra inch) taller or wider/deeper.
coll Checkmark
The Dark Descent 1988-08-00 ed. David G. Hartwell Tor / BOMC   $12.95 1011
tp?Trade paperback. Any softcover book which is at least 7.25" (or 19 cm) tall, or at least 4.5" (11.5 cm) wide/deep.
anth Checkmark
The Dark Descent 1: The Colour of Evil 1990-00-00 ed. David G. Hartwell Grafton 0-246-13667-7 £12.95 292
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
anth Checkmark
The Dark Descent 1: The Colour of Evil 1990-06-00 ed. David G. Hartwell Grafton 0-246-13668-5 £7.99 292
tp?Trade paperback. Any softcover book which is at least 7.25" (or 19 cm) tall, or at least 4.5" (11.5 cm) wide/deep.
anth  
Skeleton Crew 1991-00-00 Stephen King Futura 0-7088-2916-3 £4.99 612
pb?Paperback. Typically 7" by 4.25" (18 cm by 11 cm) or smaller, though trimming errors can cause them to sometimes be slightly (less than 1/4 extra inch) taller or wider/deeper.
coll Checkmark
Ennen aamunkoittoa 1991-00-00 Stephen King Book Studio 951-611-420-2   313
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
coll Kari T. Leppänen Checkmark
Het Rak en Andere Verhalen 1991-00-00 Stephen King Luitingh-Sijthoff 90-245-1548-3   345
pb?Paperback. Typically 7" by 4.25" (18 cm by 11 cm) or smaller, though trimming errors can cause them to sometimes be slightly (less than 1/4 extra inch) taller or wider/deeper.
coll Tejo Hendriks  
The Dark Descent 1: The Colour of Evil 1991-06-00 ed. David G. Hartwell Grafton 0-586-20681-7 £4.99 491
pb?Paperback. Typically 7" by 4.25" (18 cm by 11 cm) or smaller, though trimming errors can cause them to sometimes be slightly (less than 1/4 extra inch) taller or wider/deeper.
anth Ian Miller  
The Horror Hall of Fame 1991-07-00 ed. Robert Silverberg, Martin H. Greenberg Carroll & Graf 0-88184-692-9 $21.95 416
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
anth Checkmark
The Color of Evil 1991-09-00 ed. David G. Hartwell Tor 0-812-51898-5 $4.99 438
pb?Paperback. Typically 7" by 4.25" (18 cm by 11 cm) or smaller, though trimming errors can cause them to sometimes be slightly (less than 1/4 extra inch) taller or wider/deeper.
anth  
The Horror Hall of Fame 1992-01-00 ed. Robert Silverberg, Martin H. Greenberg Carroll & Graf / SFBC 18773 $9.98 416
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
anth  
The Horror Hall of Fame 1992-09-00 ed. Robert Silverberg, Martin H. Greenberg Robert Hale 0-7090-4902-1 £14.95 416
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
anth Helen Hale  
The Horror Hall of Fame 1992-12-00 ed. Robert Silverberg, Martin H. Greenberg Carroll & Graf 0-88184-880-8 $12.95 416
tp?Trade paperback. Any softcover book which is at least 7.25" (or 19 cm) tall, or at least 4.5" (11.5 cm) wide/deep.
anth  
Le singe suivi de Le chenal 1994-02-00 Stephen King Librio (Librio #4) 2-277-30004-7 F10.00 96
tp?Trade paperback. Any softcover book which is at least 7.25" (or 19 cm) tall, or at least 4.5" (11.5 cm) wide/deep.
coll Checkmark
Le singe suivi de Le chenal 1994-04-00 Stephen King Librio (Librio #4) 2-277-30004-7 F10.00 96
tp?Trade paperback. Any softcover book which is at least 7.25" (or 19 cm) tall, or at least 4.5" (11.5 cm) wide/deep.
coll Checkmark
Le singe suivi de Le chenal 1995-07-00 Stephen King Librio (Librio #4) 2-277-30004-7 F10.00 96
tp?Trade paperback. Any softcover book which is at least 7.25" (or 19 cm) tall, or at least 4.5" (11.5 cm) wide/deep.
coll Checkmark
Blut 1996-00-00 Stephen King Heyne (Heyne Allgemeine Reihe #8900) 3-453-09936-2 DM 16.90 701
pb?Paperback. Typically 7" by 4.25" (18 cm by 11 cm) or smaller, though trimming errors can cause them to sometimes be slightly (less than 1/4 extra inch) taller or wider/deeper.
coll Antonio Rosario  
American Gothic Tales 1996-12-00 ed. Joyce Carol Oates Plume / Penguin 0-452-27489-3 $14.95 viii+
544
tp?Trade paperback. Any softcover book which is at least 7.25" (or 19 cm) tall, or at least 4.5" (11.5 cm) wide/deep.
anth Albert Pinkham Ryder  
American Gothic Tales 1997-00-00 ed. Joyce Carol Oates Plume / Penguin / BCE 14636   viii+
544
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
anth Checkmark
The Dark Descent 1997-02-00 ed. David G. Hartwell Tor 0-312-86217-2 $27.95 1011
tp?Trade paperback. Any softcover book which is at least 7.25" (or 19 cm) tall, or at least 4.5" (11.5 cm) wide/deep.
anth  
Blut 1999-00-00 Stephen King Heyne (Heyne Allgemeine Reihe #8900) 3-453-09936-2 DM 16.90 701
pb?Paperback. Typically 7" by 4.25" (18 cm by 11 cm) or smaller, though trimming errors can cause them to sometimes be slightly (less than 1/4 extra inch) taller or wider/deeper.
coll Antonio Rosario Checkmark
Le singe suivi de Le chenal 2001-04-25 Stephen King Librio 2-290-31397-1    
tp?Trade paperback. Any softcover book which is at least 7.25" (or 19 cm) tall, or at least 4.5" (11.5 cm) wide/deep.
coll  
Skeleton Crew 2006-05-00 Stephen King Hodder Paperbacks 0-340-89908-5 £6.99 612
pb?Paperback. Typically 7" by 4.25" (18 cm by 11 cm) or smaller, though trimming errors can cause them to sometimes be slightly (less than 1/4 extra inch) taller or wider/deeper.
coll Larry Rostant  
The Secretary of Dreams, Volume One 2006-10-30 Stephen King Cemetery Dance Publications 1-58767-140-9 $75.00 281
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
coll Glenn Chadbourne Checkmark
Skeleton Crew 2007-11-01 Stephen King Hodder Paperbacks 978-0-340-95262-7 £8.99 784
pb?Paperback. Typically 7" by 4.25" (18 cm by 11 cm) or smaller, though trimming errors can cause them to sometimes be slightly (less than 1/4 extra inch) taller or wider/deeper.
coll  
Skeleton Crew 2008-06-26 Stephen King Hodder Paperbacks 978-0-340-95205-4 £6.99 784
pb?Paperback. Typically 7" by 4.25" (18 cm by 11 cm) or smaller, though trimming errors can cause them to sometimes be slightly (less than 1/4 extra inch) taller or wider/deeper.
coll  
Skeleton Crew 2008-07-10 Stephen King Paw Prints 978-1-4395-1327-9 $16.99  
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
coll  
The Century's Best Horror Fiction 1951-2000 2012-01-00 ed. John Pelan Cemetery Dance Publications 978-1-58767-172-2 $75.00 866
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
anth Alan M. Clark Checkmark
The Oxford Book of American Short Stories 2012-08-00 ed. Joyce Carol Oates Oxford University Press 978-0-19-974439-8 $21.95 896
tp?Trade paperback. Any softcover book which is at least 7.25" (or 19 cm) tall, or at least 4.5" (11.5 cm) wide/deep.
anth  
Blut 2013-00-00 Stephen King Heyne 978-3-453-43731-9 €10.99 876
pb?Paperback. Typically 7" by 4.25" (18 cm by 11 cm) or smaller, though trimming errors can cause them to sometimes be slightly (less than 1/4 extra inch) taller or wider/deeper.
coll Anja Filler Checkmark
Blut 2013-07-00 Stephen King Heyne 978-3-453-43731-9 €10.99 894
pb?Paperback. Typically 7" by 4.25" (18 cm by 11 cm) or smaller, though trimming errors can cause them to sometimes be slightly (less than 1/4 extra inch) taller or wider/deeper.
coll Anja Filler  
Skeleton Crew 2015-10-00 Stephen King PS Publishing 978-1-84863-283-7 £59.99 xxvi+
534
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
coll Pete Von Sholly Checkmark
The Color of Evil 2016-10-04 ed. David G. Hartwell Tor 978-0-7653-9113-1 $8.99 438
pb?Paperback. Typically 7" by 4.25" (18 cm by 11 cm) or smaller, though trimming errors can cause them to sometimes be slightly (less than 1/4 extra inch) taller or wider/deeper.
anth  
Skeleton Crew 2016-12-06 Stephen King Scribner 978-1-5011-4350-2 $18.00 672
tp?Trade paperback. Any softcover book which is at least 7.25" (or 19 cm) tall, or at least 4.5" (11.5 cm) wide/deep.
coll  
Skeleton Crew 2017-05-30 Stephen King Pocket Books 978-1-5011-5678-6 $9.99 xxi+
757
pb?Paperback. Typically 7" by 4.25" (18 cm by 11 cm) or smaller, though trimming errors can cause them to sometimes be slightly (less than 1/4 extra inch) taller or wider/deeper.
coll  
Skeleton Crew 2017-08-01 Stephen King Turtleback Books 978-0-606-40756-4 $20.85 784
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
coll  
Skeleton Crew date unknown Stephen King Putnam 0-399-13039-X None 512
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
coll Don Brautigam Checkmark
Skeleton Crew date unknown Stephen King Signet / New American Library 0-451-14293-4 $4.95 573
pb?Paperback. Typically 7" by 4.25" (18 cm by 11 cm) or smaller, though trimming errors can cause them to sometimes be slightly (less than 1/4 extra inch) taller or wider/deeper.
coll Don Brautigam Checkmark
American Gothic Tales date unknown ed. Joyce Carol Oates Plume / Penguin 0-452-27489-3 $14.95 544
tp?Trade paperback. Any softcover book which is at least 7.25" (or 19 cm) tall, or at least 4.5" (11.5 cm) wide/deep.
anth Albert Pinkham Ryder Checkmark
Skeleton Crew date unknown Stephen King Signet / Penguin 0-451-16861-5 $5.99 573
pb?Paperback. Typically 7" by 4.25" (18 cm by 11 cm) or smaller, though trimming errors can cause them to sometimes be slightly (less than 1/4 extra inch) taller or wider/deeper.
coll Checkmark
Skeleton Crew date unknown Stephen King Signet / Penguin 0-451-16861-5 $5.99 573
pb?Paperback. Typically 7" by 4.25" (18 cm by 11 cm) or smaller, though trimming errors can cause them to sometimes be slightly (less than 1/4 extra inch) taller or wider/deeper.
coll Checkmark
Skeleton Crew date unknown Stephen King Signet / Penguin 0-451-16861-5 $5.95 573
pb?Paperback. Typically 7" by 4.25" (18 cm by 11 cm) or smaller, though trimming errors can cause them to sometimes be slightly (less than 1/4 extra inch) taller or wider/deeper.
coll Don Brautigam Checkmark
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