By Edward Lee
Darkish city The murders have been merely the start. nobody knew what went on within the sullen, darkish apartment at the hill, yet city cop Kurt Morris meant to determine. The sleepy city of Tylersville, Maryland was once being stalked via an unbelievable evil, it had develop into the haunting-ground for horrors too grisly to be defined. younger women had vanished and not using a hint. Graves have been opened, corpses unearthed and over excited. Quiet moonlit nights gave solution to a senseless slaughter, and to the sounds of hysterical screams… darkish HORIZONS Time used to be working out. what percentage extra will be dragged off into an never-ending evening, and for what hideous function? worry resulted in wild speculations approximately psychopaths, crazed animals, vampires, and werewolves. yet Kurt knew larger. Deep within the fog-shrouded woods, he had obvious the nightmare figures. And the reality was once a lot, a lot worse… GHOULS! a singular of unrelenting horror within the culture of Dean Koontz.
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