"We have your wife.
You can get her back for two million
cash". Landscaper Mitchell Rafferty
thinks it must be some kind of joke. He
was in the middle of planting impatiens
in the yard of one of his clients when
his cell phone rang. Now hes standing
in a normal suburban neighborhood on a
bright summer day, having a phone
conversation out of his darkest
nightmare. Whoever is on the other end
of the line is dead serious. He has
Mitchs wife and hes named the price
for her safe return. The caller doesnt
care that Mitch runs a small two-man
landscaping operation and has no way of
raising such a vast sum. Hes confident
that Mitch will find a way. If he loves
his wife enough. . . Mitch does love her
enough. He loves her more than life
itself. Hes got seventy-two hours to
prove it. He has to find the two million
by then. But hell pay a lot more. Hell
"Koontz ratchets up the tension in a
manner sure to captivate most readers,
though some may find the ending
anticlimactic." - Publishers Weekly.
"Starred Review. Koontz is no less an artist for his championing of the good and his determination to have readers identify with it, as this hair-raising thriller attests." - Booklist.
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Rated of 5
awesome action packed
Hust an ordinary lower middle class guy, thrust into the world of killers. Now he must become one in order to save the love of his life, who he can't live without. He must come up with 2 million dollars in 3 days or they will torture and kill his wife, and he's only a gardener! This book has non-stop action and suspense right from the first chapter untill the last. I couldn't put it down!
Dean Koontz was written more than 70 books. His books are published in 38 languages and have sold more than 400,000,000 copies, a figure that currently increases by more than 17 million copies per year. Koontz was born and raised in Pennsylvania and currently lives with his wife, Gerda, in southern California.
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