I found the supernatural aspects surprisingly more believable than other entries in the series. This is the order of dean koontz books in both chronological order and publication order. In the wake of odds most recent clash with lethal adversaries, the. Odd thomas is one of dean koontz s more heavily moralised horror thrillers, but is nonetheless charming and terrifying. The odd thomas series, which as spawned graphic novels that serve as prequels. Created by author dean koontz, odd thomas is a shortorder cook. List of dean koontz books, stories, and other writings. New york times bestseller named one of the best books of the year by suspense magazine includes dean koontzs short story you. Odd thomas thinks of himself as an ordinary guy, if possessed of a certain measure of talent at the pico mundo grill and rapturously in love with the most beautiful girl in the world, stormy llewellyn. Dean koontz paperback books for sale in stock ebay. Maybe he has a gift, maybe its a curse, odd has never been sure, but he tries to do his best by the silent souls who seek him out. Dean koontz hardcover books for sale in stock ebay.
Once presided over by a flamboyant hollywood mogul. An odd thomas novel dean koontz ebook in odd we trust dean koontz queenie chan. Odd thomas odd is a shortorder cook in a small desert town, pico mundo, california. The odd thomas book series by dean koontz includes books odd thomas, forever odd, brother odd, and several more. What is the order of the books in the odd thomas series. Odd thomas is a book about a man named odd thomas who is, as his name suggests, odd. It may seem like this has been used so many times, but dean koontz really makes this theme unique to his book. Online shopping from a great selection at books store. New listing dean koontz paperback book lot of 50 different books. New york times bestseller no fan of dean koontz or of psychological suspense will want to miss this extraordinary novel of the human minds capacity to tormentand destroyitself.
Odd hours compared to the previous books was slightly more violent but it was great reading and the disaster which odd foresees was shocking and i feel will continue in the next untitled book of the series. The novel derives its title from the protagonist, a twentyyearold short order cook named odd thomas. 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. This edition contains an excerpt from dean koontz s the city. Complete 7 book set of dean koontz s odd thomas series odd thomas, forever odd, brother odd, odd hours, odd apocalypse, deeply odd and saint odd by dean koontz jan 1, 2015. Includes books 17 and odd interlude, mass market paperback this 8 book set of mass market paperback novels includes the below titles. He leads an unusual life the spirits of the lingering dead come to him for justice. Koontz and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at. Odd thomas is a kind and gentle young man of twentyone. He thinks of himself as an ordinary guy until a mysterious man comes to town with a. Odd thomas, a fry cook who can communicate with the dead, in the fictional small town of pico mundo, california. Brother odd odd thomas by dean koontz and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at. Having written so many different works, some of his most popular are.
Hes written more than 100 books, 14 of which have landed on the top spot of the new. Maybe he has a gift, maybe its a curse, odd has never been sure, but. This all seems rather normal, he has a girlfriend and several close friends. Dean koontz has always been a great writer and has written for many years. Prolific novelist dean koontz signs fivebook deal with. He works as a short order cook in the small town of pico mundo, and has a very special talent. But they do try to communicate, with a shortorder cook in a small desert town serving as their reluctant confidant. Odd hours is the fourth book in the odd thomas series by dean koontz. Dean koontz is one of the worlds most popular novelists, with 450 million books sold worldwide. In recent years, his series featuring odd thomas a. List verified daily and newest books added immediately. His life unfolds with adventure, humor, and rollercoaster suspense. Meet odd thomas, the unassuming young hero of dean koontzs dazzling new york times bestseller, a gallant sentinel at the crossroads of life.
Dean koontz has created a very interesting character and some witty dialogue and humor. Odd thomas, forever odd, brother odd, odd hours by dean koontz 4. The book, which was well received and lauded by critics, went on to become a new york times bestseller. In the year 2008, dean was ranked as the sixth highest paid author, at an approximated 25 million dollars each year. Odd s confusion nothing new there then and ultimately the play off between good and evil as promised well this is the last book in the series what did you expect. Get cozy and expand your home library with a large online selection of books at. Dean koontz is one of a handful of writers whose name people recognize even if they havent read his work. The author also will release a collection of six short thrillers, titled. In forever odd, author dean koontz continues the story that he began in odd thomas. Odd thomas is a thriller novel by american writer dean koontz, published in 2003.
Amazon second chance pass it on, trade it in, give it a second life. Odd thomas was the first book i read by dean koontz, and when i saw forever odd at a local borders and got excited because i knew it had to be another odd thomas book, i wasnt surprised to find out tht hed written since people had been clamoring for more. He is a twenty year old man who lives in the california desert and works as a short order cook. Odd thomas is the name of a fictional character created by dean koontz. Odd is an adolescent on the brink of adulthood who sees dead people and has a worryingly precise moral sense.
The novel derives its title from the protagonist, a twentyyearold shortorder cook named odd thomas. Dean koontz s popularity has helped him rank next to authors such as stephen king. Lot of 10 dean koontz odd thomas moonlight frankenstein paperback set randommix. Dean koontz follows odd into a singular new world where he hopes to make a fresh beginningbut where he will meet an adversary as old and inexorable as time itself. Odd is at his best, and oddest, while facing down evil in its true form. Describing the book s plot to a friend who is not overly familiar with either dean koontz or the horror genre, she quickly surmised the book to be a mystery. The complete odd thomas 8book bundle by dean koontz. I have read an upwards of 20 dean koontz books, and i. He creates a character in odd thomas who is born with a fearsome gift and spends his life willfully innocent so the he is able to do his best to help others. Odd is the name he was given by his parents at birth and hes even more unusual than his name suggests. Deeply odd has come full circle which is very meaningful in the story itself in that it reminds me not only of the first book, odd thomas, but also why i love the series so much. Hes the most likable creation the new york times of one of the master storytellers of this or any age the tampa tribune.738 1013 26 968 266 353 279 66 941 1307 470 1043 526 1460 37 1019 1254 963 37 958 536 99 355 577 1325 986 496 1219 1305 2 1275 380 1388 1258 983