The Funhouse has ratings and reviews. Watchers by Dean Koontz Odd Thomas by Dean Koontz Intensity by Dean Koontz Lightning by Dean. 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. Title: The Funhouse Author(s): Dean R Koontz ISBN: / (USA edition) Publisher: Availability: Amazon Amazon UK Amazon CA.

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G X Todd has delivered a genius debut that grips you from start to finish”This was great! Information for Authors Booksellers Jobseekers Press. It has something to say. The time has come for Amy and Joey to pay for her sins….

Amy and Joey, while searching for an exit, find the trapdoor that Liz was dragged down. While he ultimately more or less novelizes the movie, it takes up less than a quarter of his book, and his revelations can’t possibly connect to the feature, i.

Nov 01, Corey rated it really liked it Shelves: May 29, Kimberly Sexton rated it it was amazing. Although, to be fair, he does grow up with a satan worshipping father who believes and hopes Gunther is the antichrist, and doesn’t discourage him from raping and killing women.

Mar 06, Alex rated it liked it. These characters — to an extent — function in the background here, but ultimately prove essential to this narrative.

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But funhoue beats translating the script word for word, that’s for sure. Sadly, there are so many things left unaddressed, it significantly degraded my enjoyment. But did Koontz purposely leave the reader to draw their own conclusions?

Learning of the psychic identification, the Butcher begins to stalk this ‘witness’ to his crime, and traps Harris and his girlfriend at night in a vast forty-two-storey business building, hunting them relentlessly from floor to floor Dean Koontz is an international household name whose novels have sold many millions of copies worldwide and have appeared on national and international bestseller lists, fujhouse millions of copies each year.


Hatred and revenge have motivated him throughout all these years, so deep and malevolent that it has been his very reason for existence.

It terrified me in a way that It and Something Wicked couldn’t. As long as they don’t contradict the film, it’s just a fun thing to think about while watching if you want, but that’s not really possible here.

Ellen soon found out that Conrad was no longer a charmer and started to physically abuse her. Each one with their own personal demons to slay, their unique hurdles to stumble over, and their ultimate prices to pay. Our Authors See all Authors. This particular carnival is fronted by none other than Conrad, who has spent his life searching for the children of Ellen whose existence he believes to be inevitable.

People can see all kinds of things after twelve shots. The end was a bit to quick and easy for my taste. Buzz is disgusted by Richie, and has to vomit. Paperbackpages.

Their love falls in and out and fails to last. The Funhouse is a hypnotic, enthralling story from beginning to end and it was difficult to put down for such mundane activities as making a living. To overcome the miserable lives led and make things better for themselves.

He is our main antagonist here.

She married a man she grew to hate—and gave birth to a child she could never love. I can’t wait to find out where book two will take us”Kept me guessing and surprised me at every turn”Pilgrim and Lacey’s friendship and care is lightness and hope in a dark world’.

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Until next time, stay safe, vunhouse above all, be true to yourself. Retrieved fuunhouse ” https: I was mortified at the thought of my teacher reading having read the same rape scene as I did, and I don’t think I brought it to school after that. As a novelization fanI must champion the attempt, even if he ultimately got a bit too creative and ended up making it impossible for the novel to match up to the film.


The overbearing, creepy religious overtones and unplanned pregnancy don’t fit at all with what I recall of the film’s atmosphere and themes. It plunges into the abyss of despair immediately, does a few bumps and curves along the way, but never raises high enough so that you can feel the sun shining full force on your face. I think only VC Andrews could have pulled of such story with grace; she’s the queen of trashy books after all.

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Koontz is a master storyteller and character developer as can be seen in his leading characters. And when Koontz says in his most recent afterword that when they approached him to do this novelization of a screenplay, he needed the money funhoyse was not happy about having to write a horror novel, was he simply giving background information?

My favorite things about the story: For books by the former Marine major, go here. Those who do, keep it quiet.

Some other notes of wtf-ery: Conrad turned out to be angry and prone to violence and cruelty against her. Ellen was married to a handsome carnie named Conrad Straker, who koonz first seems gentle Somewhere between 2 and 2.