The stunning new thriller from one of the world's bestselling authors. Hostile reviews may have hastened the deaths of some writers, but Cubby Greenwich is made of sterner stuff. At least this is what he tells himself, meanwhile obsessing about the scathing review of his latest bestseller by Shearman Waxx in a national newspaper. A feared and ...
The stunning new thriller from one of the world's bestselling authors. Hostile reviews may have hastened the deaths of some writers, but Cubby Greenwich is made of sterner stuff. At least this is what he tells himself, meanwhile obsessing about the scathing review of his latest bestseller by Shearman Waxx in a national newspaper. A feared and therefore revered critic, Waxx has an aura of mystery about him that has carried him far as an arbiter of taste, but the mystery itself is about to break cover. In an unexpected encounter with Waxx, Cubby says one innocent word, but it is the wrong word, and it seems to trigger an inhuman fury in the critic, who becomes bent on destroying Cubby and everything he loves. For it soon becomes apparent that Waxx is not merely a ferocious literary enemy, but a ruthless sociopath. When Cubby finally learns the truth, can he save himself and his family from the appalling danger they are in? The terror has only just begun!
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Very captivating plot. Won't put it down until late in the night (then you probably won't go to sleep until daylight). Chalk up another one for the master.
Jun 29, 2009
On the Run!
Cullen writes novels that are on the best seller?s list, but when he gets a bad review from a famous critic, everything in his life turns around. He has to flee his home, with his wife and 6 year old son. The critic, Shearman Waxx, not only wants to destroy Cullen?s career, but also wants him and his family dead. On the run, Cullen and his family discover that he is not the only writer Waxx went after. How does he know where they are? Relentless is a perfect title for this novel. Koontz always knows how to keep you on the edge of your seat and still have humor. The dialog between Cullen, his wife, and his genius son is fresh and funny. You?ve got to read this one. I really enjoyed it.
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