A horror novel told by 20-year-old Odd Thomas about his attempt to prevent mass
slaughter by Satanists. He sees ghosts, including Elvis Presley, but they donít
speak. More useful are his ability to see bodachs who appear near mayhem and his
ability to locate people of interest by focusing on them and moving toward were
he senses will get him closer to them. The story takes place over a two-day period.
It is told with humor and affection. It includes the love story of Odd and his
girlfriend. It is very well done and enjoyable.
My only criticism is that the boy
writes too well for such a young man.
I suspect that Dean Koontz actually wrote the book.
Year Read: 2005
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