Stephen King King was initially so frustrated with his first novel, Carrie, that he threw it in the trash. King’s wife found the manuscript in the trash and took it out. To date, his 49 novels have sold 350 million copies. Share this:FacebookTwitterPinterest Pages: 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 Related Articles LitStack Recs: A Definitive study of Alfred Hitchcock and The Devil’s Snake Curve The Heartache We Take As Normal Behind the Scenes Look at Abraham Lincoln: Vampire Hunter Post navigation JK Rowling On ‘The Daily Show’It’s Official: Gaiman To Write Another Doctor Who Episode Leave a Reply Cancel reply This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed. Instagram did not return a 200.