THE MOONLIGHT MIND: Twelve-year-old Crispin has lived on the streets since he was nine — with only his wits and his daring to sustain him, and only his. Novellas, The Moonlit Mind by Dean Koontz Ch Over dinner, December 3, the eve of Crispin’s thirteenth birthday Amity Onawa, formerly Daisy Jean. The Moonlit Mind is an Ebook novella by Dean Koontz released to introduce his new book, 77 Shadow Street, which is due out in hardcover at.

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They can pull you into further and darker service as if you’re a fish on a line. In the midst of the tumultuous city, they are havens of solitude: Crispin and Harley start off as really strong characters with lots of potential, but then you turn the page.

I particularly enjoyed reading about the creepy servants of Theron Hall especially Crispin’s nanny and the enthralling story behind the sudden disappearances of his brothers and sisters. This is a good tale of suspense. Amazon Renewed Refurbished products with a warranty. He also discovered a safe haven at a huge department store, called Brodericks, where he could sneak in with Harley, stay hidden until the staff and security had left for the day, then be free to roam during the night.

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The Moonlit Mind

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Kindle Single Review: Dean Koontz, The Moonlit Mind

You are commenting using your Twitter account. I liked the characters, though. Welcome back, Dean Koontz of old. Believe me, I’m not the type of person who expects every book I read to end with a pat and simplistic fully-realized ending. In a nutshell, Crispin and his brother and sister are “adopted” by their selfish and materialistic mother’s latest romantic conquest, who has made a life for herself by seeking out rich and then even richer men to provide for her and, to a much lesser extent, for her children.

I was pleasantly surprised by this story. No, cancel Yes, report it Thanks! Email required Address never made public. I used the Goodreads terms for what each star means. As a precursor to ’77 Shadow Street’, this novella does everything right to wet the readers appetite for the full length novel. Yet the truth is also unseen when faded into deep darkness.

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Actually, this one could have made an even better novel since it left so much of the story untold. Get fast, free shipping with Amazon Prime. There are two distinct stories going on here, neither of which is really flushed out to completion. Ghe into two distinct stories, the pre-street life at Theron Hall moonllit the post with Harley and Amity, ‘The Moonlit Mind’ accomplishes quite a lot in a short word count.

But would Crispin stay one step ahead of his pursuers? Would you like to tell us about a lower price? Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: You are commenting using your WordPress. Master Crispin and Mistress Amity both runaways for dark and true reasons are all too aware of the elusive truth of moonoit dark city, a truth that melts away when light is upon it like a retreating shadow.


How to write a great review Do Say what you liked best and least Describe the author’s style Explain the rating you gave Don’t Use rude and profane language Include mooblit personal information Mention spoilers or the book’s price Recap the plot. I will read 77 Shadow Street, but mostly only because I refuse to abandon Koontz while there is still hope that he will delight me like he did not that moonlir ago.

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Wished it was longer really and a sequal to it would be good. Dean Koontz edan started a tradition of releasing a novella to whet the appetite for the novel to follow.

Crispin is also afraid that the same fate awaits him as his brother and sister. Three Harry Bosch Stories. You’ve successfully reported this review. And the imagination of Mr.

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