By Dean Koontz
NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER
The pistol seemed in his hand the way in which a dove appears to be like within the hand of a great magician, as though it materialized out of skinny air. “You imagine I won’t do it here within the open. yet you’d be stunned. . . . You’ll drop earlier than you get the breath to scream.”
The truck motive force is decked out like a rhinestone cowboy, basically rather than a guitar he’s slinging a gun—and strange Thomas is at the flawed finish of the barrel. although he narrowly dodges a bullet, peculiar can’t outrun the surprising imaginative and prescient burned into his brain . . . or the future that may force him right into a harrowing showdown with absolute evil.
How do you're making certain a criminal offense that hasn’t occurred but, by no means does? That’s the serious query dealing with strange Thomas, the younger guy with a special skill to commune with stressed spirits and aid them locate justice and peace. yet this time, it’s the living who desperately want ordinary on their part. 3 helpless innocents might be brutally completed until peculiar can interfere in time. Who the aptitude sufferers are and the place they are often discovered stay a secret. the one factor peculiar is familiar with evidently is who the killer can be: the homicidal stranger who attempted to shoot him lifeless in a small-town parking lot.
With the ghost of Alfred Hitchcock using shotgun and a community of not going allies offering support alongside the best way, extraordinary embarks on an interstate online game of cat and mouse together with his sinister quarry. he'll quickly study that his adversary possesses skills which could surpass his personal and operates in provider to infinitely extra bold foes, with homicide an insignificant prelude to a lot deeper designs. touring throughout a panorama haunted via portents of imminent disaster, peculiar will do what he needs to and move the place his direction leads him, drawing ever in the direction of the darkish middle of his lengthy journey—and, possibly, to the brilliant gentle beyond.
Praise for Deeply strange and Dean Koontz’s unusual Thomas series
“Not due to the fact Watchers has Dean Koontz created such an endearing and enduring personality as abnormal Thomas. . . . considered one of our modern masters.”—San Antonio Express-News
“[A] renowned sequence . . . Koontz asks genuine questions on the character of excellent and evil.”—The long island occasions booklet Review
“Odd inspires the homespun knowledge of Forrest Gump amid the mind-spinning adventures of a Jack Bauer. . . . the final word Everyman . . . an avatar of desire and honor and braveness for all of us—the linchpin of a rollicking stable tale.”—BookPage
“There’s by no means something predictable approximately a strange Thomas event. one other fulfilling access during this wildly well known sequence. It’s Koontz, and it’s atypical. classification dismissed.”—Booklist
From the Hardcover edition.