"Dean Ray Koontz" is an American author. His novels are broadly described as suspense thrillers, but also frequently incorporate elements of horror fiction/horror, science fiction, Mystery (fiction)/mystery, and satire. Several of his books have appeared on the New York Times Bestseller List/New York Times Bestseller List, with 14 hardcovers and 14 paperbacks reaching the number one position. Koontz wrote under a number of pen names earlier in his career, including "David Axton", "Leigh Nichols" and "Brian Coffey".

He has sold over 450 million copies as reported on his official site.

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Writing a novel is like making love, but it's also like having a tooth pulled. Pleasure and pain. Sometimes it's like making love while having a tooth pulled.

A fanatic is a nut who has something to believe in.

We are an arrogant species, full of terrible potential, but we also have a great capacity for love, friendship, generosity, kindness, faith, hope, and joy.

One of the greatest sorrows of human exisence is that some people aren't happy merely to be alive but find their happiness only in the misery of others.

Nothing gives us courage more readily than the desire to avoid looking like a damn fool.

Human beings can always be relied upon to exert, with vigor, their God-given right to be stupid.