Odd thomas is a kind and gentle young man of twentyone. The author also will release a collection of six short thrillers, titled. Odd thomas is a thriller novel by american writer dean koontz, published in 2003. He leads an unusual life the spirits of the lingering dead come to him for justice. Odd thomas is a book about a man named odd thomas who is, as his name suggests, odd. Maybe he has a gift, maybe its a curse, odd has never been sure, but. Download for offline reading, highlight, bookmark or take notes while you read odd thomas. His life unfolds with adventure, humor, and rollercoaster suspense.
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. He is a twentyyearold man who lives in the fictional desert town of pico mundo, california, and is able to see the spirits of the dead. Saint odd 2015 is the seventh and final thriller novel in the odd thomas series by american writer dean koontz. Koontz asks real questions about the nature of good and evil. The book, which was well received and lauded by critics, went on to become a new york times bestseller. The book was initially released on january, 2015 by bantam books. Praise for deeply odd and dean koontz s odd thomas series not since watchers has dean koontz created such an endearing and enduring character as odd thomas. 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, and quiet gallantry. Having written so many different works, some of his most popular are. The first edition of the novel was published in 2003, and was written by dean koontz. Odd thomas is a fictional character who first appeared in dean koontz s 2003 novel of the same name, odd thomas. Dean koontz s odd thomas 4 book bundle get all caught up with the first four novels of dean koontz s beloved series odd thomas, forever odd, brother odd, and odd hours.
In the year 2008, dean was ranked as the sixth highest paid author, at an approximated 25 million dollars each year. The 400 million copy worldwide bestseller dean koontz is at his very best in this criticallyacclaimed pageturner soon to be a major motion picture. He thinks of himself as an ordinary guy until a mysterious man comes to town with a voracious appetite. Seattle postintelligencer odd thomas is one of the most remarkable and appealing characters in current fiction. This all seems rather normal, he has a girlfriend and several close friends. The main characters of this horror, fiction story are odd thomas, stormy llewellyn. 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. Odd thomas, a fry cook who can communicate with the dead, in the fictional small town of pico mundo, california. The author of numerous bestsellers, dean koontz, dubbed one of the master storytellers of this or any age, is the creator of odd thomas, the eminently likeable fry cook with occult powers. He has written under the pen names of david axton, gerda ann cerra and brian coffey.
The face, 2002 have tight plots or strikingly enclosed worlds. Odd thomas is one of my favorite dean koontz novels. Odd thomas returns to pico mundo only to find himself immediately under attack from surviving members of the satanic cult he encountered in previous books. Dean koontz somethings stuck between two of my teeth, but ill eventually get it. The novel derives its title from the protagonist, a twentyyearold shortorder cook named odd thomas. Suspense here turns on the life of odd thomas, 21, an unassuming lad gifted with the power to see dead people who cannot tear themselves from pico mundo, odd s small hometown. He is a twenty year old man who lives in the california desert and works as a short order cook.
Following the success of the novel, six sequels, forever odd, brother odd, odd hours, odd apocalypse, and deeply odd, were also written by koontz. Odd thomas odd is a shortorder cook in a small desert town, pico mundo, california. He works as a short order cook in the small town of pico mundo, and has a very special talent. A thriller written by dean koontz, odd thomas is the first in a series of novels with odd as the protagonista reluctant hero born to set wrongs in the world right. In recent years, his series featuring odd thomas a. An odd thomas novel dean koontz ebook in odd we trust dean koontz queenie chan. 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. An odd thomas novel signed by dean koontz and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at. Dean koontz s popularity has helped him rank next to authors such as stephen king. I found the supernatural aspects surprisingly more believable than other entries in the series. The complete odd thomas 8book bundle by dean koontz. The complete series list for odd thomas dean koontz dean r. Hes the most likable creation the new york times of one of the master storytellers of this or any age the tampa tribune.
I thought about odd long after i put the book down, and it definitely made me want to read more. Odd thomas by dean koontz, first edition, signed abebooks. The singular journey of odd thomas is approaching shelve odd thomas. He thinks of himself as an ordinary guy until a mysterious man comes to town with a. He mostly has written standalone novels, although he also is the author of a number of series, including the black bat mysteries mike tucker, moonlight bay, odd. Free download or read online odd thomas pdf epub book. Odd thomas is the greatest character dean koontz has ever created. The odd thomas book series by dean koontz includes books odd thomas, forever odd, brother odd, and several more. But you cant win em all, and despite the lift he strives for, these pages go by on automatic pilot. Dean koontz odd thomas 4 books collection pack set rrp. 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 s odd thomas is one such literary hero, who has come alive in listeners imaginations as he explores the greatest mysteries of this world and the next with his inimitable wit, heart, and quiet gallantry. There is one thing that makes odd thomas, well a little odd. But they do try to communicate, with a shortorder cook in a small desert town serving as their reluctant confidant. Im working on a story about a woman, 33, who is now in santa fe butmore somethings stuck between two of my teeth, but ill eventually get it. It may seem like this has been used so many times, but dean koontz really makes this theme unique to his book. Find out why odd thomas is the master storytellers mostloved creation. Odd is the name he was given by his parents at birth and hes even more unusual than his name suggests.
Hes funny, humble, immensely likable, courageous, and just a joy to read about. Only a handful of fictional characters are recognized by first name alone. Dean koontz is one of the worlds most popular novelists, with 450 million books sold worldwide. Dean koontz s odd thomas 4book bundle get all caught up with the first four novels of dean koontz s beloved seriesodd thomas, forever odd, brother odd, and odd hours. Odd thomas read online free from your pc or mobile. 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. See the complete odd thomas series book list in order, box sets or omnibus editions, and companion titles. Dean koontz has created a very interesting character and some witty dialogue and humor. What is the order of the books in the odd thomas series. In forever odd, author dean koontz continues the story that he began in odd thomas. The door to december by dean koontzalthough dean koontz has written several novels, the door to december is the first one i have read by him.
Complete hardcover 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, 2003. The book was published in multiple languages including english, consists of 446 pages and is available in paperback format. Age 20, odd works as a shortorder cook in a southern californian desert town, called pico mundo, and he is deeply in love with his soulmate and current girlfriend, stormy llewellyn. Pdf odd thomas book by dean koontz free download 446. The final novel in the series saint odd was released on jan. Suspense, fantasy, horror, and heart combine in koontz s novels in. The odd thomas series, which as spawned graphic novels that serve as prequels. With a seemingly average character whom any reader can relate to, fantasy and eerie happenings, its a very different and unforgettable story. Odd thomas is the name of a fictional character created by dean koontz. Dean koontzs 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, and quiet gallantry. Im working on a story about a woman, 33, who is now in santa fe but lived on a montana ranch until she was 9. I have read an upwards of 20 dean koontz books, and i.754 1245 486 719 1195 277 450 730 1086 1247 733 881 1534 1134 1616 1545 144 315 74 1628 1477 782 327 1556 1205 1533 322 259 665 973 532 1145 469 1086 1023 170 963 532 120 22 618 1014 446