Aug 2, 2016 . The Paperback of the Four Past Midnight by Stephen King at Barnes & Noble. FREE Shipping Nov 26, 2013 The Langoliers - that's why I remember Four Past Midnight. There are three other novellas in this collection, but The Langoliers is the one that. From the flap of the Story Collection Four Past Midnight. Past midnight, something happens to time, that fragile concept we employ to order our sense of reality.