Dean ray koontz is an american author his novels are broadly described as suspense thrillers, but also frequently incorporate elements of horror, fantasy, science fiction, mystery, and satire several of his books have appeared on the new york times bestseller list, with many of them reaching the number one position. Shadowfires shadowfires is another of dean koontz's older novels which was copyrighted in 1987 and released by berkley books in 1993 the main character or heroine of this novel is rachael, a wonderful person who is tormented by a terrifying man. Dean koontz's unique talent for writing terrifying thrillers with a heart and soul is nowhere more evident than in this latest suspense masterpiece that pits one man against the ultimate deadline if there were speed limits for the sheer pulse-racing excitement allowed in one novel, velocity would break them all.
The velocity mounts and builds chapter by chapter to dazzling-devil thunderbolts ts eliot meets charles dickens in these pages (yes), which only underscores that koontz's brilliant plotting and paste characters never add up to the one rapturously memorable work many expect from his dancing intelligence. Odd thomas by dean koontz is the story of a young man, who, through circumstances out of his control, finds himself in a position to save the lives of hundreds of his friends and neighbors. When he was a senior in college, dean koontz won an atlantic monthly fiction competition and has been writing ever since his books are published in 38 languages and he has sold over 450 million copies to date. Dean koontz booklist dean koontz message board detailed plot synopsis reviews of velocity billy wiles is a bartender who receives a note on his car windshield one early evening after work.
Velocity by dean koontz this book was an excellent buy -- hard cover in 'like new' condition, no tattered or 'dog-eared' pages and the dust cover is in perfect condition this is one of my favorite authors and i can highly recommend this book to anyone who likes fiction in the 'thriller/suspense' genre. Dean koontz is the author of more than fifty new york times bestsellers, including suspense thrillers and books for young readers his books are published in thirty-six languages, and his worldwide sales top 450 million copies. Dean koontz is the author of many #1 new york times bestsellers he lives with his wife, gerda, and their dog, trixie, in southern california. Watchers was a typical dean koontz novel - nothing all that wonderful, but a cut above many of the mass-market fictions out there and the canine theme was very different, a little like koontz' the darkest evening of the year , but more sci-fi than thriller.
Dean koontz 12 products analyzed reviews analyzed top categories: horror, literary, thrillers analysis breakdown pass 42% (5 products) velocity from dean. About the author author dean koontz was born in everett pennsylvania in 1945 he has used various pen names such as, aaron wolfe, brian coffey, david axton, deanna dwyer, john hill, kr dwyer, leigh nichols, anthony north, owen west and richard paige. Can someone please give me a link or something for a detailed summary of velocity by dean koontz because i have to write an essay on it in two days and haven't read even a quarter of the book.
Character analysis about the author summary velocity - a novel by dean koontz. Here is a complete list of dean koontz movies by year 1977 - the passengers aka the intruder (1979 video release) this was adapted from the novel shattered, which koontz wrote under the name of kr dwyer. Dean koontz essay examples 17 total results a review of dean koontz's novel winter moon 586 words 1 page an analysis of winter moon by dean koontz 578 words.
I've heard the extremely prolific dean koontz, author of roughly 100 works (plenty of which were number one sellers) of fiction, bashed to hell and back over the last few years i've heard him labeled a hack, lazy, a poor man's stephen king, a dime-shelf writer. Dean koontz is a master of horror and excitement and all of his novels live up to the hype if you read strangers two or three times and paid close attention to detail, this quiz will be simple be warned, there are spoilers.