Hideaway by Dean Koontz

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He was clinically dead after the accident—but was miraculously revived. Now Hatch Harrison and his wife approach each day with a new appreciation for life.

But something has come back with Hatch from the other side. A terrible presence that links his mind to a psychotic's, so that a force of murderous rage courses through him.


About Dean Koontz

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Dean Koontz was born in Everett, Pennsylvania, and grew up in nearby Bedford. He won an Atlantic Monthly fiction competition when he was twenty and has been writing ever since. Mr. Koontz's books are published in 38 languages. Worldwide sales total more than 175 million copies, a figure that currently increases at a rate of more than 350 million copies a year. Dean and his wife, Gerda, live in southern California.
Published July 5, 2005 by Berkley. 420 pages
Genres: Mystery, Thriller & Suspense, Horror, Literature & Fiction, Business & Economics, Crime. Fiction

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And at the same time, Vassago flashes on Hatch's world, including Lindsey and spunky, crippled Regina, the orphan the Harrisons have just adopted in their new embrace of life after years of mourning a son lost to cancer.

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Publishers Weekly

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After a near-fatal car accident, a Californian must deal with the deranged killer with whom he now shares visions.

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Los Angeles Times

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Times guidelines: It includes lots of up\f7 -\o7 close bloodletting.\f7 (BEGIN TEXT OF INFOBOX / INFOGRAPHIC) 'Hideaway' Jeff Goldblum: Hatch Harrison Christine Lahti: Lindsey Harrison Alicia Silverstone: Regina Harrison Jeremy Sisto: Vassago A TriStar release of an S/Q production.

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The Bookbag

Summary: Hideaway is a disappointing and disjointed novel unworthy of Koontz.

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Hatch Harrison, killed in a car crash, is miraculously restored to life by a mysterious surgeon.

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Horror News Net

The Stephen King/ Dean Koontz tag references are present as The Shining (although Stephen hated the original film) is mentioned at the very beginning of the film (Dean Koontz is also mentioned in Desperation, the film adaptation, written by Stephen King himself).

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But it's all sleight-of-hand, an amusement park ride many will forgo simply because they know the experience all too well and how much better earlier spins have been.Camera (Technicolor;

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