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Dean Koontz

Dean Koontz, the author of many #1 New York Times bestsellers, lives in Southern California with his wife, Gerda, their golden retriever, Elsa, and the enduring spirits of their goldens, Trixie and Anna.

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Winesburg, Ohio
Written by Sherwood Anderson, Afterword by Dean Koontz, Introduction by Irving Howe
Signet | Paperback | November 2005
$5.95/6.99(Canada) | 978-0-451-52995-4 (0-451-52995-2)

Winesburg, Ohio, gave birth to the American story cycle, for which William Faulkner, F. Scott Fitzgerald, and later writers were forever indebted. Defying the prudish sensibilities of his time, Anderson never omitted anything adult, harsh, or shocking; instead he embraced frankness, truth, and the hidden depths everyone possesses. Here we meet... Read more






77 Shadow Street (with bonus novella The Moonlit Mind)
Written by Dean Koontz
Bantam | Paperback | August 2012
$9.99/11.99(Canada) | 978-0-553-59306-8 (0-553-59306-4)

#1 NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER
 
Welcome to the Pendleton. Built as a tycoon’s dream home in the 1880s and converted to luxury condominiums not quite a century later, the Gilded Age palace at the summit of Shadow Hill is a sanctuary for its fortunate residents. Scant traces remain of the...

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Ashley Bell
Written by Dean Koontz
Bantam | Paperback | September 2016
$9.99/12.99(Canada) | 978-0-345-54598-5 (0-345-54598-2)

#1 NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER • NAMED ONE OF THE BEST BOOKS OF THE YEAR BY BOOKPAGEThe must-read thriller of the year, for readers of dark psychological suspense and modern classics of mystery and adventure. Don’t miss a special preview of Dean Koontz’s upcoming novel, The Silent Corner, in the back of... Read more






The Bad Place
Written by Dean Koontz
Berkley | Trade Paperback | January 2012
$16.00/18.50(Canada) | 978-0-425-24519-4 (0-425-24519-5)

#1 New York Times bestselling author Dean Koontz delivers terrifying thrills in this novel about a man caught in a never-ending nightmare.

Frank Pollard is afraid to fall asleep. Every morning he awakes, he discovers something strange—like blood on his hands—a bizarre mystery that tortures his soul. Two investigators have been hired...

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A Big Little Life
Written by Dean Koontz
Bantam | Trade Paperback | July 2011
$16.00/22.00(Canada) | 978-0-345-53060-8 (0-345-53060-8)

NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER

In a profound, funny, and beautifully rendered portrait of a beloved companion, bestselling novelist Dean Koontz remembers the golden retriever who changed his life. A retired service dog, Trixie was three when Dean and his wife, Gerda, welcomed her into their home. She was superbly trained, but her...

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Breathless
Written by Dean Koontz
Bantam | Paperback | November 2010
$9.99/10.99(Canada) | 978-0-553-59173-6 (0-553-59173-8)

In the stillness of a golden September afternoon, deep in the wilderness of the Rockies, a solitary craftsman, Grady Adams, and his magnificent Irish wolfhound, Merlin, step from shadow into light . . . and into an encounter with mystery. That night, a pair of singular animals will watch Grady’s isolated... Read more






Brother Odd
Written by Dean Koontz
Bantam | Paperback | April 2012
$9.99/11.99(Canada) | 978-0-345-53302-9 (0-345-53302-X)

NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER
 
Loop me in, odd one. The words, spoken in the deep of night by a sleeping child, chill the young man watching over her. For this was a favorite phrase of Stormy Llewellyn, his lost love. In the haunted halls of the isolated monastery where he...

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Brother Odd
Written by Dean Koontz
Bantam | Trade Paperback | October 2008
$14.00/16.50(Canada) | 978-0-553-38458-1 (0-553-38458-9)

Loop me in, odd one. The words, spoken in the deep of night by a sleeping child, chill the young man watching over her. For this was a favorite phrase of Stormy Llewellyn, his lost love, and Stormy is dead, gone forever from this world. In the haunted halls of the... Read more






By the Light of the Moon
Written by Dean Koontz
Bantam | Paperback | May 2012
$9.99/11.99(Canada) | 978-0-553-59327-3 (0-553-59327-7)

NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER
 
On the road, on a hot Arizona night, Dylan O’Conner is overpowered by a stranger who injects him with an unknown substance. All he’s told is that he’s the “carrier,” not of a disease but of something wondrous that will transform his life in remarkable ways—if...

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The City (with bonus short story The Neighbor)
Written by Dean Koontz
Bantam | Paperback | February 2015
$9.99/11.99(Canada) | 978-0-345-54595-4 (0-345-54595-8)

NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER • Includes Dean Koontz’s short story “The Neighbor”—first time in print!

Dean Koontz is at the peak of his acclaimed powers with this major new novel.
 
A young boy, a musical prodigy, discovering life’s wonders—and mortal dangers.
His best friend, also a gifted musician, who will share... Read more






Cold Fire
Written by Dean Koontz
Berkley | Trade Paperback | June 2012
$16.00/17.00(Canada) | 978-0-425-24732-7 (0-425-24732-5)

A man on a mission must come to terms with his forgotten past in this gripping thriller from #1 New York Times bestselling author Dean Koontz.

In Portland, he saved a young boy from a drunk driver. In Boston, he rescued a child from an underground explosion. In Houston, he disarmed a... Read more






Cold Fire
Written by Dean Koontz
Berkley | Paperback | December 2004
$8.99/11.99(Canada) | 978-0-425-19958-9 (0-425-19958-4)

A man on a mission must come to terms with his forgotten past in this gripping thriller from #1 New York Times bestselling author Dean Koontz.

In Portland, he saved a young boy from a drunk driver. In Boston, he rescued a child from an underground explosion. In Houston, he disarmed a... Read more






Dark Rivers of the Heart
Written by Dean Koontz
Bantam | Paperback | June 2012
$9.99/11.99(Canada) | 978-0-345-53303-6 (0-345-53303-8)

NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER
 
Do you dare step through the red door? Spencer Grant had no idea what drew him to the bar with the red door. He thought he would just sit down, have a slow beer or two, and talk to a stranger. He couldn’t know that it... Read more






The Darkest Evening of the Year
Written by Dean Koontz
Bantam | Paperback | May 2012
$9.99/11.99(Canada) | 978-0-345-53328-9 (0-345-53328-3)

NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER
 
Who will be with you in the darkest hour? Amy Redwing has devoted her life to rescuing dogs. But the unique bond she shares with Nickie, a golden retriever she saves in the most dangerous encounter of her life, is deeper than any she has ever... Read more






Darkfall
Written by Dean Koontz
Berkley | Trade Paperback | September 2014
$16.00/18.00(Canada) | 978-0-425-25379-3 (0-425-25379-1)

A blizzard brings a city to a standstill and ushers in an evil that defies imagination in this gripping tale from #1 New York Times bestselling author Dean Koontz.

Winter gripped the city. Terror gripped it, too. They found four corpses in four days, each more hideous than the last.
 
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Darkfall
Written by Dean Koontz
Berkley | Paperback | February 2007
$8.99/11.99(Canada) | 978-0-425-21459-6 (0-425-21459-1)

A blizzard brings a city to a standstill and ushers in an evil that defies imagination in this gripping tale from #1 New York Times bestselling author Dean Koontz.

Winter gripped the city. Terror gripped it, too. They found four corpses in four days, each more hideous than the last.
 
... Read more






Deeply Odd
Written by Dean Koontz
Bantam | Paperback | May 2014
$9.99/11.99(Canada) | 978-0-553-59308-2 (0-553-59308-0)

NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER

The pistol appeared in his hand the way a dove appears in the hand of a good magician, as if it materialized out of thin air. “You think I won’t do it right here in the open. But you’d be surprised. . . . You’ll drop before you...
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Demon Seed
Written by Dean Koontz
Berkley | Trade Paperback | January 2015
$15.00/17.00(Canada) | 978-0-425-25381-6 (0-425-25381-3)

#1 New York Times bestselling author Dean Koontz delves into the darkest fear of our digital age, as the line between man and machine is crossed without ever leaving home...

Susan Harris lived in self-imposed seclusion, in a mansion featuring numerous automated systems controlled by a state-of-the-art computer. Every comfort was provided... Read more






Demon Seed
Written by Dean Koontz
Berkley | Paperback | August 2009
$7.99/9.99(Canada) | 978-0-425-22896-8 (0-425-22896-7)

#1 New York Times bestselling author Dean Koontz delves into the darkest fear of our digital age, as the line between man and machine is crossed without ever leaving home...

Susan Harris lived in self-imposed seclusion, in a mansion featuring numerous automated systems controlled by a state-of-the-art computer. Every comfort was provided... Read more






The Door to December
Written by Dean Koontz
Berkley | Paperback | June 2002
$8.99/9.99(Canada) | 978-0-451-20542-1 (0-451-20542-1)

#1 New York Times bestselling author Dean Koontz takes readers into the darkest recesses of the human mind—and into the tempest of a father's obsession.

A call in the middle of the night summoned psychiatrist Laura McCaffrey out into the rain-swept streets of Los Angeles. The police had found her husband-beaten to... Read more






Dragon Tears
Written by Dean Koontz
Berkley | Trade Paperback | May 2014
$16.00/18.00(Canada) | 978-0-425-25377-9 (0-425-25377-5)

A cop races against time to prevent his own death in this heart-pounding thriller from #1 New York Times bestselling author Dean Koontz.

Harry Lyon is a rational man, a cop who refuses to let his job harden his soul. His partner urges him to surrender to the chaos of life. But... Read more






Dragon Tears
Written by Dean Koontz
Berkley | Paperback | February 2006
$8.99/11.99(Canada) | 978-0-425-20843-4 (0-425-20843-5)

A cop races against time to prevent his own death in this heart-pounding thriller from #1 New York Times bestselling author Dean Koontz.

Harry Lyon is a rational man, a cop who refuses to let his job harden his soul. His partner urges him to surrender to the chaos of life. But... Read more






The Eyes of Darkness
Written by Dean Koontz
Berkley | Trade Paperback | April 2011
$16.00/20.00(Canada) | 978-0-425-24040-3 (0-425-24040-1)

A mother’s greatest wish—or worst nightmare—comes true in this chilling novel by #1 New York Times bestselling author Dean Koontz.

Tina Evans has spent a year suffering from incredible heartache since her son Danny's tragic death. But now, with her Vegas show about to premiere, Tina can think of no better time... Read more






The Eyes of Darkness
Written by Dean Koontz
Berkley | Paperback | December 2008
$8.99/11.99(Canada) | 978-0-425-22486-1 (0-425-22486-4)

A mother’s greatest wish—or worst nightmare—comes true in this chilling novel by #1 New York Times bestselling author Dean Koontz.

Tina Evans has spent a year suffering from incredible heartache since her son Danny's tragic death. But now, with her Vegas show about to premiere, Tina can think of no better time... Read more






The Face of Fear
Written by Dean Koontz
Berkley | Paperback | August 2013
$9.99/10.99(Canada) | 978-0-425-25075-4 (0-425-25075-X)

For one man, facing his own murder is not as terrifying as surviving it in this blistering novel of suspense from #1 New York Times bestselling author Dean Koontz. 

A brutal killer known as “The Butcher” is stalking women in New York City. When the police enlist the help of clairvoyant Graham... Read more





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