The Servants of Twilight

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Penguin, Aug 2, 2011 - Fiction - 592 pages
31 Reviews
A mother experiences a fear beyond her wildest nightmares in this terrifying thriller from #1 New York Times bestselling author Dean Koontz.

An ordinary parking lot in southern California. Christine Scavello and her six-year-old son are accosted by a strange old woman. “I know who you are,” she snaps at the boy. “I know what you are.” A scream, a threat—and then a grotesque act of violence. Suddenly Christine’s pride and joy, her only son, is targeted by a group of religious fanatics. They’ve branded him the Antichrist. They want to kill him. And they are everywhere...
 

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User Review  - AliceAnna - LibraryThing

Kind of a poor man's version of The Omen. I think the book would've worked better if all doubt had been removed one way or the other as to Joey's proclivities for evil. The "I wonder ... " strategy just made the book seem ineffective. Not one of his better ones. Read full review

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User Review  - ARBraun7 - LibraryThing

Amazing novel about "fanatics" hunting a six-year-old boy and his mother and bodyguard's struggles to keep him alive. Unfortunately, I've seen the movie, and I know where this is going. Wait! Nope ... Read full review

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PART THREE The Hounds
Chapter 1
NEWAFTERWORD 1 NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLING AUTHOR

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Dean Koontz, the author of many #1 New York Times bestsellers, lives in Southern California with his wife, Gerda, their golden retriever, Elsa, and the enduring spirit of their goldens, Trixie and Anna.

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