"Scary and stylish."--Los Angeles Times
"First-rate...scary and plausible."--Publishers Weekly
"Gruesome and unrelenting."--Stephen King
is an instant classic."--Chicago Sun-Times
"Koontz has outdone himself."--Philadelphia Daily News More Praise for Dean Koontz
"Dean Koontz is a prose stylist whose lyricism heightens malevolence and tension. [He creates] characters of unusual richness and depth."--The Seattle Times
"Tumbling, hallucinogenic prose....'Serious' writers...might do well to examine his technique."--The New York Times Book Review
"Lyrical writing and compelling characters...Koontz stands alone."--Associated Press
"In every industry there exist 'artists' that are not only unforgettable, but know their craft better than the rest. Dean Koontz...is among these artisans."--Suspense Magazine
"[Koontz] has always had near-Dickensian powers of description, and an ability to yank us from one page to the next that few novelists can match."--Los Angeles Times
"Perhaps more than any other author, Koontz writes fiction perfectly suited to the mood of America...novels that acknowledge the reality and tenacity of evil but also the power of good...[and that] entertain vastly as they uplift."--Publishers Weekly
For the survivors, what hope is left?
Dean Koontz's Phantoms is a story of disaster and suspense that strikes deep fear throughout its journey to the chilling truth. Perfect for fans of Stephen King and Richard Laymon.
'Gruesome and unrelenting' - Stephen King
Yesterday Snowfield, California, was a charming little town basking in the golden afternoon sun. Today it is a place of nightmare.
An ancient, awesome force has spirited away almost the entire population of the town and left the bodies of those remaining bizarrely disfigured. What hope can there be for the few still left alive...?
What readers are saying about Phantoms:
'This is one of the best horror stories I have ever read'
'A totally immersive story that will draw you in right from the start'
'As thrilling as it is truly terrifying it kept me enthralled from start to finish'