City of Night

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Bantam Books, 2009 - Fiction - 455 pages
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From the celebrated imagination of Dean Koontz comes a powerful reworking of one of the classic stories of all time. If you think you know the legend, you know only half the truth. The mystery, the myth, the terror, and the magic continue. . . .

They are stronger, heal better, and think faster than any humans ever created–and they must be destroyed. Not even Victor Helios–once Frankenstein–can stop the engineered killers he's set loose on a reign of terror through modern-day New Orleans. Only the one-time “monster” Deucalion and his all-too-human partners, Detectives Carson O'Connor and Michael Maddison, stand in their way. But as the three race to uncover the true dimensions of an age-old conspiracy, they will discover that Victor's new, improved models have infiltrated every level of the city's society . . . and far beyond.

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Filler

User Review  - ChrisJ - Borders

While I didn't find that the second installment of Dean Koontz' Frankenstein was entirely without merit, it felt like to a large extent the book was padded with filler. I couldn't find that this book ... Read full review

Good Book

User Review  - nickandsherrie - Overstock.com

This is an excellent read. I had a hard time finding this book anywhere else. The price was a touch higher than what I usually pay for softcover books but since I couldnt find it anywhere else it was exceptable. Overall good buy as usual from overstock. Read full review

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About the author (2009)

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