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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, Anna, and the enduring spirit of their golden, Trixie.

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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






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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The Key to Midnight
Written by Dean Koontz
Berkley | Trade Paperback | December 2012
$16.00/17.00(Canada) | 978-0-425-25333-5 (0-425-25333-3)


Almost twelve years ago, American Joanna Rand arrived in Japan to become a singer in a nightclub. In all that time, she has never been able to escape the strange dream that haunts her night after night. Each time she awakens, she feels violated, used—and terrified.

Alex Hunter knows that Joanna... Read more






The Key to Midnight
Written by Dean Koontz
Berkley | Paperback | August 2010
$9.99/12.50(Canada) | 978-0-425-23591-1 (0-425-23591-2)

A haunting nightmare is the key to one woman's mysterious past in the spine-tingling novel from #1 New York Times bestselling author Dean Koontz. Read more






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






Lightning
Written by Dean Koontz
Berkley | Trade Paperback | March 2010
$16.00/17.00(Canada) | 978-0-425-23360-3 (0-425-23360-X)

#1 New York Times bestselling author Dean Koontz's brilliantly thrilling novel of suspense.

“A gripping novel…fast-paced and satisfying.”—People

In the midst of a raging blizzard, lightning struck on the night Laura Shane was born. And a mysterious blond-haired stranger showed up just in time to save her from dying. 

Years later, in the wake of another... Read more






Lightning
Written by Dean Koontz
Berkley | Paperback | September 2003
$7.99/10.49(Canada) | 978-0-425-19203-0 (0-425-19203-2)

#1 New York Times bestselling author Dean Koontz's brilliantly thrilling novel of suspense.

“A gripping novel…fast-paced and satisfying.”—People

In the midst of a raging blizzard, lightning struck on the night Laura Shane was born. And a mysterious blond-haired stranger showed up just in time to save her from dying.

Years later... Read more






The Mask
Written by Dean Koontz
Berkley | Paperback | March 2012
$9.99/11.50(Canada) | 978-0-425-24717-4 (0-425-24717-1)

She appeared out of nowhere, in the middle of traffic, on a busy day. Paul and Carol were drawn to her-she was the child they'd never had. A dream come true. And then Carol's nightmares began-the ghastly sounds in the night...the bloody face in the mirror...the razor-sharp ax.

Most mothers would... Read more






The Mask
Written by Dean Koontz
Berkley | Paperback | August 1990
$7.99/9.99(Canada) | 978-0-425-12758-2 (0-425-12758-3)

A beautiful young girl appears out of nowhere. A teenager with no past, no family--no memories. Carol and Paul were drawn to her. She was the child they'd never had. Most mothers would die for such a darling little angel. And that's what frightened Carol most of all... Read more






Midnight
Written by Dean Koontz
Berkley | Trade Paperback | November 2011
$16.00/18.50(Canada) | 978-0-425-24327-5 (0-425-24327-3)

The citizens of Moonlight Cove, California, are changing. Some are losing touch with their deepest emotions. Others are surrendering to their wildest urges. And the few who remain unchanged are absolutely terrified-if not brutally murdered in the dead of night.

Dean Koontz, the bestselling master of suspense, invites readers into the shocking...

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Midnight
Written by Dean Koontz
Berkley | Paperback | February 2004
$8.99/11.99(Canada) | 978-0-425-19451-5 (0-425-19451-5)

The citizens of Moonlight Cove are changing. Some are losing touch with their deepest emotions. Others are surrendering to their wildest urges. And the few who remain unchanged are absolutely terrified—if not brutally murdered in the dead of night. Enter the shocking world of Moonlight Cove, where four unlikely survivors confront... Read more






Mr. Murder
Written by Dean Koontz
Berkley | Trade Paperback | June 2010
$16.00/20.00(Canada) | 978-0-425-23803-5 (0-425-23803-2)

Martin Stillwater has a vivid imagination. It charms his loving wife, delights his two little daughters, and gives him all the inspiration he needs to write his highly successful mystery novels. But maybe Martin’s imagination is a bit too vivid… One rainy afternoon, a terrifying incident makes him question his grip... Read more






Mr. Murder
Written by Dean Koontz
Berkley | Paperback | July 2006
$8.99/9.99(Canada) | 978-0-425-21075-8 (0-425-21075-8)

Martin Stillwater has a vivid imagination. It charms his loving wife, delights his two little daughters, and gives him all the inspiration he needs to write his highly successful mystery novels. But maybe Martin’s imagination is a bit too vivid… One rainy afternoon, a terrifying incident makes him question his grip... Read more






Night Chills
Written by Dean Koontz
Berkley | Paperback | September 1986
$8.99/11.99(Canada) | 978-0-425-09864-6 (0-425-09864-8)

Designed by top scientists and unleashed in a monstrous conspiracy, night chills are seizing the men and women of Black River--driving them to acts of rape and murder. The nightmare is real. And death is the only cure... Read more






Odd Apocalypse
Written by Dean Koontz
Bantam | Paperback | April 2013
$9.99/11.99(Canada) | 978-0-553-59309-9 (0-553-59309-9)

“Koontz gives [Odd Thomas] wit, good humor, a familiarity with the dark side of humanity—and moral outrage.”—USA Today
 
Once presided over by a Roaring ’20s Hollywood mogul, the magnificent West Coast estate known as Roseland now harbors a reclusive billionaire financier and his faithful servants—and their guests: Odd Thomas, the... Read more






Odd Hours
Written by Dean Koontz
Bantam | Paperback | April 2009
$9.99/11.99(Canada) | 978-0-553-59170-5 (0-553-59170-3)

#1 NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER
 
Only a handful of fictional characters are recognized by first name alone. Dean Koontz’s Odd Thomas is one such literary hero, who has come alive in readers’ imaginations as he explores the greatest mysteries of this world and the next with his inimitable wit, heart... Read more






Odd Interlude
Written by Dean Koontz
Bantam | Paperback | January 2013
$7.99/9.99(Canada) | 978-0-345-53659-4 (0-345-53659-2)

Odd Interlude, Dean Koontz’s New York Times bestselling three-part digital series—now in one volume for the first time
 
THERE’S ROOM AT THE INN. BUT YOU MIGHT NOT GET OUT.
 
Nestled on a lonely stretch along the Pacific coast, quaint roadside outpost Harmony Corner offers everything a weary traveler needs—a... Read more






Odd Is on Our Side (Graphic Novel)
Written by Dean Koontz and Fred Van Lente, Illustrated by Queenie Chan
Del Rey | Trade Paperback | October 2010
$10.99/11.99(Canada) | 978-0-345-51560-5 (0-345-51560-9)

When things get scary, it’s nice to know that Odd is on our side.
 
The one and only Odd Thomas is back—in his second edgy and enthralling graphic-novel adventure from #1 New York Times bestselling suspense master Dean Koontz.

It’s Halloween in Pico Mundo, California, and there’s a whiff of something wicked in... Read more






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

Meet Odd Thomas, the unassuming young hero of Dean Koontz’s dazzling New York Times bestseller, a gallant sentinel at the crossroads of life and death who offers up his heart in these pages and will forever capture yours.

“The dead don’t talk. I don’t know why.” But they do try to... Read more






Odd Thomas
Written by Dean Koontz
Bantam | Trade Paperback | August 2006
$16.00/22.00(Canada) | 978-0-553-38428-4 (0-553-38428-7)

Meet Odd Thomas, the unassuming young hero of Dean Koontz’s dazzling New York Times bestseller, a gallant sentinel at the crossroads of life and death who offers up his heart in these pages and will forever capture yours.

“The dead don’t talk. I don’t know why.” But they do try to... 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)

Meet Odd Thomas, the unassuming young hero of Dean Koontz’s dazzling New York Times bestseller, a gallant sentinel at the crossroads of life and death who offers up his heart in these pages and will forever capture yours.

“The dead don’t talk. I don’t know why.” But they do try to... 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






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

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 thought it was the work of a maniac. Or terrorists... Read more






Phantoms
Written by Dean Koontz
Berkley | Paperback | February 2002
$8.99/9.99(Canada) | 978-0-425-18110-2 (0-425-18110-3)

CLOSER…
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.

AND CLOSER…
At first they thought it was the work of a maniac. Or...

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Relentless
Written by Dean Koontz
Bantam | Paperback | April 2010
$9.99/11.99(Canada) | 978-0-553-59172-9 (0-553-59172-X)

Literary critic Shearman Waxx can kill a good book with just a few acidly worded bon mots. And as one unlucky author is about to discover, that’s not all he’s prepared to kill. . . .

From #1 New York Times bestselling master of suspense Dean Koontz comes a mesmerizing thriller about... Read more





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