The Funhouse

The Funhouse

Format
Mass Market Paperback
Price
$9.99
 
  • Mass Market Paperback
  • ISBN 9780425250648
  • 336 Pages
  • Berkley
  • Adult

Overview

Once there was a girl who ran away and joined a traveling carnival. She married a man she grew to hate—and gave birth to a child she could never love. A child so monstrous that she killed it with her own hands…Twenty-five years later, Ellen Harper has a new life, a new husband, and two normal children—Joey loves monster movies, and Amy is about to graduate from high school. But their mother drowns her secret guilt in alcohol and prayer. The time has come for Amy and Joey to pay for her sins…

Because Amy is pregnant.

And the carnival is coming back to town.

With a new afterword by the author

Praise

“Koontz is brilliant.”—Chicago Sun-Times

“A master storyteller, sometimes humorous, sometimes shocking, but always riveting. His characters sparkle with life. And his fast-paced plots are wonderfully fiendish, taking unexpected twists and turns.” —The San Diego Union-Tribune

“One of our finest and most versatile suspense writers.” —The Macon Telegraph & News

“His prose mesmerizes…Koontz consistently hits the bull’s-eye.” —Arkansas Democrat 

“An exceptional novelist…top-notch.” —Lincoln Journal-Star
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