By Dean Koontz
NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER • NAMED the best BOOKS OF THE 12 months through SUSPENSE journal • Includes Dean Koontz’s brief tale “You Are Destined to Be jointly Forever”—its first time in print!
From “one of the grasp storytellers of this or any age” (The Tampa Tribune) comes the beautiful ultimate event of “one of the main amazing and attractive characters in present fiction”(The Virginian-Pilot)—as Dean Koontz brings the unforgettable odyssey of strange Thomas to its remarkable conclusion.
atypical Thomas is again the place it began . . . as the time has come to complete it. when you consider that he left his easy lifestyles within the small city of Pico Mundo, California, his trip has taken him to areas unusual and beautiful, mysterious and terrifying. around the land, within the corporation of mortals and spirits alike, he has identified kindness and cruelty, felt love and loss, stored lives and brought them—as he’s borne witness to humanity’s maximum reliable and darkest evil. Again and back, he has long past the place he needs to and performed what he needed to do—for greater or worse—with his braveness and devotion sorely demonstrated, and his soul without end replaced. each triumph has been tough received. every one sacrifice has taken its toll.
Now, no matter what future drives him has ultimately instructed his steps domestic, the place these he cares for many encompass him, the reminiscence of his tragically misplaced real love haunts him, and one final challenge—vast and dreadful—awaits him. For atypical Thomas, born to serve a goal a long way more than himself, the wandering is finished. in simple terms the reckoning remains.
Praise for Saint Odd
“Equal components supernatural mystery, cultural satire, personality learn, bildungsroman, offbeat love tale, street journey, non secular meditation, and apocalyptic event, the unusual Thomas books . . . are greater than impossible to resist page-turners. they're intimate, haunting, frequently heartrending, exhilarating, and wonderfully composed.”—Biography.com
“Odd Thomas is such an endearing and likable personality and, greater than anything, has been the cause of the luck of the sequence. . . . For readers who've been with abnormal all alongside, Saint Odd will satisfy.”—Bookreporter
Acclaim for Dean Koontz and his unusual Thomas novels
“Odd’s unusual presents, coupled together with his intelligence and self-effacing humor, make him probably the most quietly authoritative characters in fresh well known fiction.”—Publishers Weekly
“Koontz provides his personality wit, stable humor, a familiarity with the darkish aspect of humanity—and ethical outrage.”—USA Today
“The final Everyman . . . an avatar of wish and honor and braveness for all of us—the linchpin of a rollicking strong story . . . strange inspires the homespun knowledge of Forrest Gump amid the mind-spinning adventures of a Jack Bauer.”—BookPage
“There’s by no means something predictable approximately a strange Thomas adventure.”—Booklist
“The great younger fry cook dinner with the occult powers is [Koontz’s] so much likable construction . . . candid, upright, fun and occasionally withering.”—The big apple Times
“An creative . . . mixture of suspense, whimsy and uplift.”—The Washington Post
“Heartfelt and provocative . . . a superbly wealthy and pleasing story.”—Chicago Sun-Times