The Funhouse has ratings and reviews. Watchers by Dean Koontz Odd Thomas by Dean Koontz Intensity by Dean Koontz Lightning by Dean. The Funhouse [Dean Koontz] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. The carnival is a world apart, endlessly travelling from town to town. Written by: Vitina Molgaard “The Funhouse, I think, is better than that. It’s fun. It has something to say. The background is not least.

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I won’t say that it’s a masterpiece of horror but I think that if you give it a chance, you will have a delicious creepy time with the book. And without hands and a face, the body can’t be identified immediately. Perfect for fans of Stephen King and Harlan Coben. He finds Conrad and reveals his desire.

Dean Koontz ‘The Funhouse’ Review

Koontz it better not to know too much when faced with the supernatural? Gunther also speaks a bit more here, and it makes him more sinister as we see he kind of knows what he’s doing, as opposed to the film version that comes off more as a fucked up Lenny from Of Mice and Men than a traditional boogeyman.

Conrad is assisted by Madame Zena the Sylvia Miles character from the film who uses her phony fortune teller shtick to find out more about the youngsters that remind him enough of Ellen to warrant a closer inspection ffunhouse asks them their background, how old their mother is, etc.


After the abortion, Amy visits the diner where her promiscuous best friend, Liz, works. Admittedly, the only reason I actually finished the entire book was my twisted curiosity for what would actually happen in the end, and whic I am a HUGE fan of Dean Koontz books, and I’ve read dozens of them, usually enjoying every page and finding myself unable to put them down.

Somewhere between 2 and 2. Email required Address never made public. This novel was written by Dean Koontz but when it was originally published koontx was under the pseudonym of “Owen West”. Fuhouse did the innocent child with deformities appear evil to her because she is a completely insane hardcore alcoholic? Conrad turned out to be angry and prone to edan and cruelty against her.

So, it wasn’t any surprise that when they decided to re-publish the novel, they did then with Dean Koontz name real clear and big on the cover.

But it beats translating the script word for word, that’s for sure.

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Would I recommend this? As Conrad knew she would, Ellen went on to marry again and had two children, a boy and a girl. Without a doubt, hanging-out intestine is really my thing. It’s not a surprise when I found that Ellen’s their mother. Ellen’s sins come back to haunt her in the form of her husband and his own devil child.


I would be interested in seeing the movie that was connected to this novel. Not a Member Yet? By using this site, you agree to the Terms of Use and Privacy Policy. Lists with This Book. The carnival setting is great, I’ve always thought carnivals were a little creepy, so this was the perfect backdrop for a horror story. The story we were promised sounds like it would be good: Everything goes well until the group arrive at the funhouse. Funhouae blind, Dena sees funhousf than most people do. I’d read Bradbury’s and King’s versions, both of which were essentially coming-of-age stories, centered around mostly pre-adolsecent boys.

Jonah Quill, blind since birth, sits in a car driven by a killer and wonders where they are going. It is a horror book and filled with horrors.

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It is otherwise an awful movie, however. I personally liked it and found the finale to be rather gratifying. With a new afterword by the author It starts out straight to the point of the story and makes you want to read more. That phrase sold me the rean totally. Books by Owen West.