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Dean Koontz

Dean Koontz, the author of many #1 New York Times bestsellers, lives with his wife, Gerda, and the enduring spirit of their golden retriever, Trixie, in southern California.

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Ticktock
Written by Dean Koontz
Bantam | Paperback | July 2012
$9.99/11.99(Canada) | 978-0-345-53345-6 (0-345-53345-3)

Tommy Phan is a successful detective novelist living the American dream in Southern California. One evening he comes home to find a small rag doll on his doorstep. It’s a simple doll, covered entirely in white cloth, with crossed black stitches for the eyes and mouth, and another pair forming an...

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Winter Moon
Written by Dean Koontz
Bantam | Paperback | July 2012
$9.99/11.99(Canada) | 978-0-345-53347-0 (0-345-53347-X)

Deepest night, Montana. An eerie light proclaims the arrival of a mysterious watcher in the woods. And one solitary man begins a desperate battle against something unknown—and unknowable.
 
Broad daylight, Los Angeles. An ordinary morning erupts in cataclysmic violence. A young family is shattered in a heartbeat.
 
Fate will... 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






False Memory
Written by Dean Koontz
Bantam | Paperback | June 2012
$9.99/11.99(Canada) | 978-0-345-53329-6 (0-345-53329-1)

NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER
 
No fan of Dean Koontz or of psychological suspense will want to miss this extraordinary novel of the human mind’s capacity to torment—and destroy—itself.
 
It’s a fear more paralyzing than falling. More terrifying than absolute darkness. More horrifying than anything you can imagine. It’s the...

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The Good Guy
Written by Dean Koontz
Bantam | Paperback | June 2012
$9.99/11.99(Canada) | 978-0-345-53332-6 (0-345-53332-1)

Timothy Carrier is an ordinary guy who enjoys a beer after work. But tonight is no ordinary night. Instead, Tim will face a terrifying decision: Help or run. For the jittery stranger sitting beside him at the bar has mistaken Tim for someone else—and passes him a manila envelope stuffed with...

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The Husband
Written by Dean Koontz
Bantam | Paperback | June 2012
$9.99/11.99(Canada) | 978-0-345-53333-3 (0-345-53333-X)

#1 NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER
 
We have your wife. You get her back for two million cash. On an ordinary afternoon, an ordinary man, a gardener of modest means, gets a phone call out of his worst nightmare. The caller is dead serious. He doesn’t care that Mitch can’t raise...

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Velocity
Written by Dean Koontz
Bantam | Paperback | June 2012
$9.99/11.99(Canada) | 978-0-345-53346-3 (0-345-53346-1)

NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER
 
If you don’t take this note to the police . . . I will kill a lovely blond schoolteacher. . . . If you do . . . I will instead kill an elderly woman active in charity work. You have six hours to decide. 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 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






From the Corner of His Eye
Written by Dean Koontz
Bantam | Paperback | May 2012
$9.99/11.99(Canada) | 978-0-553-59325-9 (0-553-59325-0)

#1 NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER
 
This is the story of a boy who loses his sight, and then mysteriously regains it.
 
It is the story of a courageous band of seekers and a relentless killer.
 
It is the story of all that is right with the world—and all...

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Life Expectancy
Written by Dean Koontz
Bantam | Paperback | May 2012
$9.99/11.99(Canada) | 978-0-345-53338-8 (0-345-53338-0)

NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER
 
Before he died on a storm-wracked night, Jimmy Tock’s grandfather predicted that there would be five dark days in his grandson’s life—five dates whose terrible events Jimmy must prepare himself to face. The first is to occur in his twentieth year, the last in his thirtieth... Read more






One Door Away from Heaven
Written by Dean Koontz
Bantam | Paperback | May 2012
$9.99/11.99(Canada) | 978-0-553-59326-6 (0-553-59326-9)

#1 NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER
 
Michelina Bellsong is on a mission. She is following a missing family to the edge of America . . . to a place she never knew existed—a place of terror, wonder, and shattering revelation. What awaits her there will change her life and the life... 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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Forever Odd
Written by Dean Koontz
Bantam | Paperback | April 2012
$9.99/11.99(Canada) | 978-0-345-53331-9 (0-345-53331-3)

NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER
 
I see dead people. But then, by God, I do something about it. Odd Thomas never asked for his special ability. He’s just an ordinary guy trying to live a quiet life in the small desert town of Pico Mundo. Yet he feels an obligation to...

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Odd Thomas
Written by Dean Koontz
Bantam | Paperback | April 2012
$9.99/11.99(Canada) | 978-0-345-53342-5 (0-345-53342-9)

Now a major motion picture starring Anton Yelchin, Willem Dafoe, and Addison Timlin, and directed by Stephen Sommers

NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER

 
“The dead don’t talk. I don’t know why.” But they do try to communicate, with a short-order cook in a small desert town serving as their reluctant confidant. Meet... Read more






Brother Odd
Written by Dean Koontz
Random House Large Print | Trade Paperback | March 2012
$27.00/32.00(Canada) | 978-0-7393-7851-9 (0-7393-7851-1)

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






Odd Thomas
Written by Dean Koontz
Random House Large Print | Trade Paperback | March 2012
$27.00/32.00(Canada) | 978-0-7393-7850-2 (0-7393-7850-3)

Now a major motion picture starring Anton Yelchin, Willem Dafoe, and Addison Timlin, and directed by Stephen Sommers

“The dead don't talk. I don't know why.” But they do try to communicate, with a short-order cook in a small desert town serving as their reluctant confidant. Odd Thomas thinks of himself as... Read more






House of Odd (Graphic Novel)
Written by Dean Koontz
Del Rey | Trade Paperback | March 2012
$10.99/12.99(Canada) | 978-0-345-52545-1 (0-345-52545-0)

Could there really be such a thing as hell on earth? Odd only knows.
 
#1 New York Times bestselling maestro of macabre suspense Dean Koontz plunges everyone’s favorite spirit-spotting fry cook into his most frightening encounter yet, in the thrill-packed third Odd Thomas graphic novel.
 
Transforming a ramshackle...

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Intensity
Written by Dean Koontz
Bantam | Paperback | January 2012
$9.99/11.99(Canada) | 978-0-345-53337-1 (0-345-53337-2)

#1 NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER
 
Past midnight, Chyna Shepard, twenty-six, gazes out a moonlit window, unable to sleep on her first night in the Napa Valley home of her best friend’s family. Instinct proves reliable. A murderous sociopath, Edgler Foreman Vess, has entered the house, intent on killing everyone inside. A self-proclaimed...

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77 Shadow Street
Written by Dean Koontz
Random House Large Print | Trade Paperback | December 2011
$28.00/30.00(Canada) | 978-0-7393-7847-2 (0-7393-7847-3)

I am the One, the all and the only. I live in the Pendleton as surely as I live everywhere. I am the Pendleton's history and its destiny. The building is my place of conception, my monument, my killing ground. . . .
 
The Pendleton stands on the summit of Shadow... Read more






What the Night Knows (with bonus novella Darkness Under the Sun)
Written by Dean Koontz
Bantam | Paperback | October 2011
$9.99/11.99(Canada) | 978-0-553-59307-5 (0-553-59307-2)

#1 NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER

In the late summer of a long-ago year, Alton Turner Blackwood brutally murdered four families. His savage spree ended only when he himself was killed by the last survivor of the last family, a fourteen-year-old boy.

Half a continent away and two decades later, someone is murdering families...

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A Big Little Life
Written by Dean Koontz
Bantam | Trade Paperback | July 2011
$15.00/17.00(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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Frankenstein: The Dead Town
Written by Dean Koontz
Bantam | Paperback | May 2011
$9.99/10.99(Canada) | 978-0-553-59368-6 (0-553-59368-4)

Dean Koontz’s enthralling Frankenstein series has redefined the classic legend of infernal ambition and harrowing retribution for a new century and a new age. Now the master of suspense delivers an unforgettable novel that is at once a thrilling adventure in itself and a mesmerizing conclusion to his saga of the... Read more






Frankenstein: Lost Souls
Written by Dean Koontz
Bantam | Paperback | January 2011
$9.99/10.99(Canada) | 978-0-553-59367-9 (0-553-59367-6)

#1 New York Times bestselling author Dean Koontz raises the stakes—and the suspense—taking his Frankenstein saga to a dynamic new level with the riveting story of a small town under siege, where good and evil, destruction and creation, converge as the fate of the world hangs in the balance.
 
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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





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