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City of Night (Dean Koontz's Frankenstein, Book 2) by Dean Koontz, Ed Gorman

By Dean Koontz, Ed Gorman

From the distinguished mind's eye of Dean Koontz comes a robust remodeling of 1 of the vintage tales of all time. when you imagine you recognize the legend, you recognize merely part the reality. here's the secret, the parable, the fear, and the magic of…

Dean Koontz's urban of the Night

They are more desirable, heal higher, and imagine quicker than any people ever created—and they need to be destroyed. yet now not even Victor Helios—once Frankenstein—can cease the engineered killers he’s set unfastened on a reign of terror via modern day New Orleans. Now the single wish rests in a one-time “monster” and his all-too-human companions, Detectives Carson O’Connor and Michael Maddison. Deucalion’ s centuries-old heritage all started as Victor’s first and failed try to construct the fitting human–and it truly is fated to finish within the final disagreement among a damned creature and his mad author. yet first Deucalion needs to damage a monstrosity no longer even Victor’ s malignant brain can have imagined—an indestructible entity that steps out of humankind’ s collective nightmare with one objective: to exchange us.

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She must resent everyone who isn’t infected and want them to die if she has to die, like a guy who kills his wife and kids before he commits suicide. ” “Whatever makes you a star,” mumbled Black. “I don’t want her to be a star, or hero, or rebel or martyr,” said Nedland. “Damn irresponsible VT…they won’t stop running her vids. ” “No bet,” said Black. “Just go back on your regular assignments until further notice, kids. Soon we’ll be drafting people as health agents to keep up with just our M-670 problem!

Said Black. “Hey, I’m not stealing your glory, pretty boy, I’m doing you a favor. ” “I appreciate the offer but we might as well stay. Big place—some idiot might stray off and make trouble. Anyway, Beak’s got me curious. ” Woodmere glared at his partner. ” Woodmere left them. “Nice to feel wanted,” Black muttered. “That’s Vern,” said Beak. ” Ahead was an open area, high-ceilinged and vastly black in all directions around an oasis of light. Ten rows of ten folding chairs were ranked and being filled before a stage made from a large sheet of plastic supported on either side by a fork-lift.

Outside the men’s room, the small blond woman waited with a drawn snub-nosed revolver, the helmeted forcer keeping back a crowd, his fists clenching his ray blaster. Bum’s eyes found Blo in the growing throng—had he betrayed him, the traitor? No, they had his records, he remembered. ” the woman growled huskily at the crowd. The forcer shoved a man’s chest with the length of his machine-gun. “Stop here, Mr. Junket,” said the goateed agent. ” “Go to your knees. ” Bum sank to his knees, shaking, laced his fingers on his head without having been asked, expecting his wrists to be cuffed.

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