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Title: The Road Virus Heads North Title Record # 92370
Author: Stephen King
Date: 1999-09-00
Type: SHORTFICTION
Length: novelette
Webpages: Wikipedia-EN
Language: English
Synopsis: A horror writer buys a painting which begins to depict his impending doom.
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Other Titles

Translations
Year Language Title
1999Translated by Jochen Stremmel
German Der Straßenvirus zieht nach Norden
2003Translated by Ilkka Rekiaro
Finnish Maantievirus matkalla pohjoiseen
2003Translated by Bettina Blanch Tyroller
Spanish El virus de la carretera viaja hacia el norte
2006Translated by Hugo Kuipers
Dutch Het Wegvirus Rijdt Naar het Noorden

Awards

Place Year and Award Category
Preliminary Nominees 2000 BFA 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
999: New Tales of Horror and Suspense 1999-00-00 ed. Al Sarrantonio Hill House Publishers & Cemetery Dance Publications 1-881475-97-2 $125.00 704
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
anth  
999: New Tales of Horror and Suspense 1999-00-00 ed. Al Sarrantonio Hill House Publishers & Cemetery Dance Publications 1-881475-97-2 $350.00 704
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
anth  
999: New Stories of Horror and Suspense 1999-09-00 ed. Al Sarrantonio Avon Books 0-380-97740-0 $27.50 xviii+
666
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
anth Amy Halperin Checkmark
999: New Stories of Horror and Suspense 1999-10-00 ed. Al Sarrantonio Avon / SFBC   $13.98 666
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
anth Amy Halperin  
999: New Stories of Horror and Suspense 1999-10-00 ed. Al Sarrantonio Hodder & Stoughton 0-340-74861-3 £9.99 xviii+
666
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  
999: New Stories of Horror and Suspense 1999-10-00 ed. Al Sarrantonio Hodder & Stoughton 0-340-74859-1 £16.99 xviii+
666
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
anth  
999: New Stories of Horror and Suspense 2000-05-00 ed. Al Sarrantonio New English Library 0-340-74860-5 £7.99 xix+
828
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  
999: Twenty-nine Original Tales of Horror and Suspense 2001-10-00 ed. Al Sarrantonio Perennial / HarperCollins 0-380-80518-9 $16.00 xviii+
666
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 Thomas Stvan  
Everything's Eventual: 14 Dark Tales 2002-00-00 Stephen King BCA - Book Club Associates CN103372   xvi+
416
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
coll Checkmark
Everything's Eventual 2002-03-00 Stephen King Scribner / SFBC 50145 $14.99 459
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
coll Mark Stutzman  
Everything's Eventual: 14 Dark Tales 2002-03-00 Stephen King Scribner 0-7432-3515-0 $28.00 459
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
coll Mark Stutzman Checkmark
Everything's Eventual: 14 Dark Tales 2002-03-00 Stephen King Hodder & Stoughton 0-340-77073-2 £17.99 xvi+
416
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
coll Checkmark
Everything's Eventual 2002-03-19 Stephen King Scribner 0-7432-3704-8 $7.99 416
ebook?Used for all electronic formats, including but not limited to EPUB, eReader, HTML, iBook, Mobipocket, and PDF.
coll  
999: Twenty-nine Original Tales of Horror and Suspense 2003-00-00 ed. Al Sarrantonio Perennial / HarperCollins 0-380-80518-9 $16.95 xviii+
666
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 Thomas Stvan  
Maantievirus matkalla pohjoiseen: 14 kolkkoa tarinaa 2003-00-00 Stephen King Tammi 951-31-2627-7   427
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
coll Heikki Kalliomaa Checkmark
Im Kabinett des Todes 2003-00-00 Stephen King Ullstein 3-550-08413-7 €22.00 582
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
coll  
Everything's Eventual 2003-03-00 Stephen King New English Library 0-340-77074-0 £6.99 xx+
538
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  
Im Kabinett des Todes 2004-00-00 Stephen King Weltbild 3-8289-7461-9   586
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
Todo es eventual 2005-05-03 Stephen King Debols!llo 0-307-27375-X $8.95 522
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  
Everything's Eventual 2005-09-00 Stephen King Pocket Books 1-4165-2435-5 $5.99 583
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 Mark Stutzman  
Alles Is Eventueel 2006-00-00 Stephen King Luitingh-Sijthoff (Poema Pocket) 90-245-5775-5   462
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 Gerhard Jaeger  
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
Everything's Eventual 2007-03-00 Stephen King Pocket Books 1-4165-4985-4 $14.00 459
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 John Vairo, Jr. Checkmark
Everything's Eventual 2007-04-00 Stephen King Pocket Books 1-4165-3781-3 $7.99 xxii+
583
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
Everything's Eventual 2007-10-00 Stephen King Hodder Paperbacks 0-340-95206-7 £7.99 538
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  
Everything's Eventual 2007-10-04 Stephen King Hodder Paperbacks 978-0-340-95259-7 £7.99 560
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  
Im Kabinett des Todes 2014-01-00 Stephen King Heyne 978-3-453-43734-0 €9.99 582
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  
Everything's Eventual 2014-03-04 Stephen King Simon & Schuster Audio   $27.97  
digital audio download?Digital recording in any format that is downloaded directly from the Internet. This category includes podcasts.
coll Mark Stutzman Checkmark
Im Kabinett des Todes 2016-00-00 Stephen King Heyne 978-3-453-43734-0 €9.99 582+
[9]
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
Everything's Eventual 2018-04-17 Stephen King Scribner 978-1-5011-9796-3 $17.00 464
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 Mark Stutzman  
Everything's Eventual: 14 Dark Tales date unknown Stephen King New English Library 0-340-77074-0 £6.99 xx+
538
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 Stone (UK) Checkmark
999: New Stories of Horror and Suspense date unknown ed. Al Sarrantonio New English Library 0-340-74860-5 £7.99 xix+
828
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 Checkmark
999: New Tales of Horror and Suspense date unknown ed. Al Sarrantonio Perennial / HarperCollins 0-380-80518-9 $16.95 xviii+
666
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 Thomas Stvan Checkmark
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