"Quitter's Inc." Short Story Literature Guide
This file contains vocabulary, anticipatory questions, comprehension questions, post questions, figurative language activity, and extended activities (research projects and collaborative activities). It also contains the story.
Quitters Inc. by Stephen King is a story about a man who decides to quit smoking after a friend recommends Quitters Inc. to help him. But he doesn't realize at the time how costly the consequences may be if he cheats.
This is a great short story to use with high school students. It does contain strong language, so use your own discretion. The movie version of the short story is the first part of "Cat's Eye", so you can show that after reading the story.
Use this with Stephen King's Biography
or as part of a Stephen King unit.