About the Author
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. Suspense, fantasy, horror, and heart combine in Koontz's novels in equal measure to create unforgettable stories. Early in his career, Koontz wrote books under a number of pen names, including "David Axton," "Leigh Nichols," and "Brian Coffey".
Hometown:Newport Beach, California
Date of Birth:July 9, 1945
Place of Birth:Everett, Pennsylvania
Education:B.S. (major in English), Shippensburg University, 1966