The Husband Author:Dean Koontz "You've got until midnight Wednesday." — "This is nuts. Where would I get two million bucks?" — "You'll find a way." — "It isn't possible. I'm a gardener. I've got maybe eleven thousand dollars in the bank." — "Just so you'll know we're serious...See that guy across the street?" — Still holding the phone to his ear, Mitch turned, saw a man walking a ... more »dog. the summer day had a porcelain glaze. Rifle fire shattered the stillness, and the dogwalker went down, shot in the head.
"Midnight Wednesday, Mitch. We're damn serious."« less
What would you do for love? Would you die? Would you kill? An ordinary man finds out the answers to these questions when his wife is kidnapped and held for a 2 million dollar ransom. A really good thriller!
I really enjoyed this book. It kept me riveted. Kidnapping, murder, ransom, suspicious police, this book has it all. I would classify it more of a mystery/thriller than a horror as Koontz typically is.