By Dean Koontz
Within the stillness of a golden September afternoon, deep within the desert of the Rockies, a solitary craftsman, Grady Adams, and his fabulous Irish wolfhound, Merlin, step from shadow into mild . . . and into an stumble upon with secret. That evening, a couple of singular animals will watch Grady’s remoted domestic, ready to make their procedure.
A few miles away, Camillia Rivers, an area veterinarian, starts off to resolve the threads of a puzzle that might convey to her door all of the forces of a central authority in peril.
At a close-by farm, long-estranged exact twins come jointly to start a descent into darkness. . . . In Las Vegas, a consultant in chaos thought probes the limits of the unknowable. . . . On a Seattle golfing path, males make matter-of-fact preparations for homicide. . . . alongside a road by way of the ocean, a vagrant scarred through the previous starts off a trek towards his destiny.
In a unique that's right now completely of our time and undying, fearless and humorous, Dean Koontz takes readers into the instant among one flip of the area and the following, around the border among realizing and secret. it's a trip that would go away all who take it Breathless.
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We're all going to do it. " "Well said, Ann," Kezzy approved. " the skeleton cackled. " I patted her on the shoulder. Then she walked over, got down on her knees, and got to it. Hannah was already going a mile a minute, and her guy was making noises like a cowboy at a rodeo. Mole Face grinned and flexed his boner for me. Fuck. I just leaned over and started sucking. It was awful, pathetic, and ridiculous: three 19-year-old girls blowing really old men. Of course, my guy's crotch stunk, but by then I was cauterized to it.
But, you know, that's another thing you constantly notice when you're fat. The slim, beautiful people can stuff their faces all they want and never gain an ounce, but me? If I eat, like, one candy bar, I put on five fuckin' pounds before I'm even done eating the motherfucker. Anyway, here's how the deal went for the next four days. " The Old Manning on that second night was nothing compared to what Kezzy had in store for us, and she wasn't kidding when she said the rest would be "exponentially worse" than blowing those old turds at the American Legion.
I got the Great Dane. Mercy and Hannah kind of went into shock just looking at these dogs, but I set an example, I guess. It's a state of mind, I told myself. I just had to get into that state, and then I could do anything. No way in a million years would I have even thought about doing something like this a week ago. But now? The carrot Kezzy was dangling in front of me was my fuckin' inheritance. I was not going to throw in the towel now. doing it to the Great Dane. His name was George, by the way, and he was a big ass dog.