Homeless Man Says Donated Stephen King Book Will Probably Burn Pretty Fair For A While, But You Could Barely Warm Your Hands With It. Got Another?

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stephen kingELLSWORTH – A signed copy of a rare Stephen King book is up for auction at a Maine bookstore, with proceeds going to a nearby homeless shelter’s emergency home heating fund. The copy of “The Regulators,” written by Maine native King under the pen name Richard Bachman, was donated by a customer of Scottie’s Bookhouse in Hancock. Owner Michael Riggs says there are only 550 copies of the book in a special collector’s box. Auction proceeds will go to the Emmaus Homeless Shelter’s emergency fuel fund in Ellsworth. (read more at Portland Press Herald)