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Subject: Odd Thomas Question
Date Posted: 7/28/2008 9:29 PM ET
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I have seen that Odd Thomas is not the "norm" for Dean Koontz. I tried reading Koontz yrs ago and couldnt get into it. So is Odd Thomas different, I read all the time how good this series is. Any input for me. ?

 

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Date Posted: 7/28/2008 11:50 PM ET
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It's a wonderful series and I've recomended it to so many people who really liked it. If I read the book without knowing the author Dean Koontz would be one of my first guesses. I never thought these books were written different then his others. Take the chance and read the first one. They really are very good.
Date Posted: 7/31/2008 2:14 PM ET
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I don't agree.  I mean The Odd Thomas books are okay.  But, not my favorite Koontz books.

Date Posted: 7/31/2008 4:00 PM ET
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I didn't much like the odd thomas series either. i read the first, started the second and never even considered the others.

Date Posted: 7/31/2008 6:53 PM ET
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I think this was some of his best work. I have all of his and I love this series. I do think it's somewhat different than his others, although his writing has changed over the years. I love his earlier stuff.   JMO

Christa:)

Date Posted: 8/2/2008 8:48 PM ET
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I liked all of the Odd Thomas books, but the 1st. 2 were my favorites.  I suggest that you give book 1 a try.