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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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The Crooked Staircase
Written by Dean Koontz
Bantam | Hardcover | May 8, 2018
$28.00/37.00(Canada) | 978-0-525-48342-7 (0-525-48342-X)

Jane Hawk’s riveting journey continues in The Crooked Staircase, the third novel in the thrilling new suspense series by #1 New York Times bestselling author Dean Koontz. Read more






The Whispering Room
Written by Dean Koontz
Bantam | Hardcover | November 21, 2017
$28.00/37.00(Canada) | 978-0-345-54680-7 (0-345-54680-6)

Jane Hawk—fiction’s most relentless, resourceful, stunning new heroine—continues her battle against a murderous conspiracy in the riveting sequel to The Silent Corner.

“No time to delay. Do what you were born to do. Fame will be yours when you do this.”

These are the words that ring in the mind of... Read more






The Silent Corner
Written by Dean Koontz
Bantam | Paperback | October 31, 2017
$9.99/12.99(Canada) | 978-0-345-54679-1 (0-345-54679-2)

A dazzling new series, a pure adrenaline rush, debuts with Jane Hawk, a remarkable heroine certain to become an icon of suspense

“I very much need to be dead.”

These are the chilling words left behind by a man who had everything to live for—but took his own life. In the aftermath... Read more






The Silent Corner
Written by Dean Koontz
Bantam | Hardcover | June 2017
$28.00/37.00(Canada) | 978-0-345-54599-2 (0-345-54599-0)

NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER • A dazzling new series, a pure adrenaline rush, debuts with Jane Hawk, a remarkable heroine certain to become an icon of suspense

“I very much need to be dead.”

These are the chilling words left behind by a man who had everything to live for—but took his... Read more






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






Saint Odd
Written by Dean Koontz
Bantam | Paperback | November 2015
$9.99/12.99(Canada) | 978-0-345-54589-3 (0-345-54589-3)

NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER • NAMED ONE OF THE BEST BOOKS OF THE YEAR BY SUSPENSE MAGAZINE • Includes Dean Koontz’s short story “You Are Destined to Be Together Forever”—its first time in print!

From “one of the master storytellers of this or any age” (The Tampa Tribune) comes the stunning final adventure... Read more






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






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






Innocence (with bonus short story Wilderness)
Written by Dean Koontz
Bantam | Paperback | November 2014
$9.99/11.99(Canada) | 978-0-553-59369-3 (0-553-59369-2)

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

In Innocence, Dean Koontz blends mystery, suspense, and acute insight into the human soul in a masterfully told tale that will resonate with readers forever.

He lives in solitude beneath the city, an exile from society, which will destroy him if... 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.
 
... Read more






All These Condemned
Written by John D. MacDonald, Introduction by Dean Koontz
Random House Trade Paperbacks | Trade Paperback | June 2014
$16.00/19.00(Canada) | 978-0-8129-8422-4 (0-8129-8422-6)

A television star wilting under the limelight. An adman with a stiff upper lip. A rising New York artist. A desperate housewife. All are victims of a cruel puppet master—and one of them is a killer.

Introduction by Dean Koontz

The head of a global cosmetics empire, Wilma Ferris became a self-made success... Read more






Dead Low Tide
Written by John D. MacDonald, Introduction by Dean Koontz
Random House Trade Paperbacks | Trade Paperback | June 2014
$16.00/19.00(Canada) | 978-0-8129-8420-0 (0-8129-8420-X)

Dead Low Tide is an iconic early thriller from John D. MacDonald, the mastermind behind Cape Fear and the Travis McGee novels. On the coast of Florida, a working stiff is wrongfully accused of murdering his boss—and must outwit one of MacDonald’s signature villains to save his life.

Introduction by Dean Koontz

A... 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...
Read more






The Brass Cupcake
Written by John D. MacDonald, Introduction by Dean Koontz
Random House Trade Paperbacks | Trade Paperback | May 2014
$16.00/19.00(Canada) | 978-0-8129-8414-9 (0-8129-8414-5)

One of the most beloved American thriller writers of the twentieth century kicks off a rip-roaring career with his exhilarating first novel, a hard-boiled classic full of twists and turns, good intentions and bad coincidences, the stench of corruption and the pursuit of justice at any cost.

Introduction by Dean Koontz

Ex-cop Cliff... Read more






The Neon Jungle
Written by John D. MacDonald, Introduction by Dean Koontz
Random House Trade Paperbacks | Trade Paperback | May 2014
$16.00/19.00(Canada) | 978-0-8129-8419-4 (0-8129-8419-6)

No writer captured the urban blight that befell postwar America in all its grime and commotion as well as noir legend John D. MacDonald. The Neon Jungle depicts a world in which the bright lights belie the turbulent lives of a lost generation.
 
Introduction by Dean Koontz
 
The... 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






Condominium
Written by John D. MacDonald, Introduction by Dean Koontz
Random House Trade Paperbacks | Trade Paperback | April 2014
$16.00/19.00(Canada) | 978-0-8129-8530-6 (0-8129-8530-3)

A “first-rate entertainment” (New York Daily News), Condominium is a panoramic novel from a master of suspense that follows the disappearance of an American paradise, the corrupt souls willing to sell out to make a buck, the innocent masses caught in their wake—and the perfect storm that washes everything away.

Introduction by... Read more






The Girl, the Gold Watch & Everything
Written by John D. MacDonald, Introduction by Dean Koontz
Random House Trade Paperbacks | Trade Paperback | April 2014
$16.00/19.00(Canada) | 978-0-8129-8529-0 (0-8129-8529-X)

From John D. MacDonald, one of the enduring American novelists of the twentieth century, comes a science fiction classic with a timeless premise. An aimless young man discovers a way to stop the world in its tracks—and that’s when his life truly begins.

Introduction by Dean Koontz

Once an ordinary math teacher, Omar... Read more






A Flash of Green
Written by John D. MacDonald, Introduction by Dean Koontz
Random House Trade Paperbacks | Trade Paperback | March 2014
$16.00/19.00(Canada) | 978-0-8129-8528-3 (0-8129-8528-1)

A Flash of Green tells the gripping story of small-town corruption and two people brave enough to fight back, featuring many of the themes John D. MacDonald explored better than anyone in his legendary career as a leading crime novelist.

Introduction by Dean Koontz

The opportunists have taken over Palm City. Silent and... Read more






The Last One Left
Written by John D. MacDonald, Introduction by Dean Koontz
Random House Trade Paperbacks | Trade Paperback | March 2014
$16.00/19.00(Canada) | 978-0-8129-8527-6 (0-8129-8527-3)

Murder at sea. No survivors, no evidence, no loose ends. Only a boatload of cash left for the taking. In this explosive novel from the author of the Travis McGee series, nothing is certain—not with enough money at stake to change a dozen lives . . . or end them.
 
... Read more






A Key to the Suite
Written by John D. MacDonald, Introduction by Dean Koontz
Random House Trade Paperbacks | Trade Paperback | February 2014
$16.00/18.00(Canada) | 978-0-8129-8526-9 (0-8129-8526-5)

A master of the thriller turns his talent for riveting suspense to the world of business. In this bold novel, John D. MacDonald exposes the backstabbing and betrayals, sordid deeds and savage maneuverings that take place behind closed doors.

Introduction by Dean Koontz

Floyd Hubbard arrives at a convention at a busy beach-town... Read more






Slam the Big Door
Written by John D. MacDonald, Introduction by Dean Koontz
Random House Trade Paperbacks | Trade Paperback | February 2014
$16.00/18.00(Canada) | 978-0-8129-8525-2 (0-8129-8525-7)

Is it possible to save a man from himself? Acclaimed novelist John D. MacDonald unfolds the dramatic story of two friends who go their separate ways—and who may be unable to stop themselves from repeating fatal mistakes.

Introduction by Dean Koontz

When Mike Rodenska, a former journalist still grieving the loss of his... Read more






Cape Fear
Written by John D. MacDonald, Introduction by Dean Koontz
Random House Trade Paperbacks | Trade Paperback | January 2014
$16.00/18.00(Canada) | 978-0-8129-8413-2 (0-8129-8413-7)

How far would you go to save your family? In John D. MacDonald’s iconic masterwork of suspense, the inspiration for not one but two Hollywood hits, a mild-mannered family is tormented by an obsessed criminal—and with the authorities powerless to protect them, they must take the law into their own hands.
... Read more






Phantoms
Written by Dean Koontz
Berkley | Trade Paperback | January 2014
$16.00/18.00(Canada) | 978-0-425-25374-8 (0-425-25374-0)

Phantoms is gruesome and unrelenting…It’s well realized, intelligent, and humane.”—Stephen King

They found the town silent, apparently abandoned. Then they found the first body, strangely swollen and still warm. One hundred fifty were dead, 350 missing. But the terror had only begun in the tiny mountain town of Snowfield, California.

At first they... Read more






The Servants of Twilight
Written by Dean Koontz
Berkley | Trade Paperback | September 2013
$16.00/17.00(Canada) | 978-0-425-25365-6 (0-425-25365-1)

A mother experiences a fear beyond her wildest nightmares in this terrifying thriller from #1 New York Times bestselling author Dean Koontz.

In an ordinary parking lot in southern California, Christine Scavello and her six-year-old son are accosted by a strange old woman. “I know who you are,” she snaps at the... Read more





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