King has a winter home on Casey Key and is often spotted engaged in quotidian tasks around town.
He'll sign copies of his latest novel, "Doctor Sleep," starting at 4 p.m. March 16. There are some rules: He'll sign just one copy of "Doctor Sleep" per person, no backlist titles, no memorabilia, and the book has to be purchased at Bookstore1.
It's a tiny store, so you might want to plan ahead and get a copy in advance. 1359 Main St., Sarasota. 365-7900; www.bookstore1sarasota.com.