Cover of a first edition cover of the book from 1981.

Cujo is a horror novel written by Stephen King, the famous American author. It was first published in 1981. The film adaption of the book was released in 1983.


The story is about a dog (specifically, a St. Bernard) named Cujo, which is owned by the Camber family of Castle Rock, Maine. While chasing a wild rabbit he is bitten by a rabid bat, goes mad within the course of the day and, turns violent as a consequence. The dog begins a killing spree around his family's property.

See the article on Cujo (novel) on Fandom's Stephenking wiki.

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