- Dawson Casting: In the series, Vic (who's seventeen at the start) is played by twenty six year old Ashleigh Cummings. Similar age gaps exist with the actors who play other teenage characters.
- Executive Meddling: More like 'parental meddling':Joe Hill: When I wrote NOS4A2, I wrote a really bleak ending, and I was artistically committed to it, come hell or high water right up until Mum read it. She said, You know, Joe, that ending really wont do. I was like, Aww, all right. My artistic integrity lasted about 15 seconds on the phone with my mum. 
- Fake American: American main character Vic is played by Australian Ashleigh Cummings.
- Limited Special Collector's Ultimate Edition: Subterranean Press released a limited edition that includes illustrations by Gabriel Rodriguez, an alternate ending, a novella that was cut from the novel and — if you got the lettered edition — a replica of Charlie Manx's autopsy bone mallet.
Trivia / NOS4A2