Tick Tock Author:Dean Koontz 4 cassetttes--Tommy Phan, a thirty year old detective novelist living in Southern Calif, is a chaser of the American dream. One day he arrives home in his brand new Corvette and discovers a strange little figure lying on his doorstep. It resembles a ragdoll, but is covered entirely with white cloth--no face, no hair, no clothes. Where the eye... more »s should be, two black crosses have been stitched. In place of the mouth, there are five sets of crosses, and another pair forms and "x" over the heart.
Tommy brings the mysterious doll into the house. Later that night, he hears an odd pottong sound and sees the cross over the dolls heart snap. He picks the doll up and feels something beating in its chest. Another tread pops, revealing a blinking green eye. The bizarre creature scrambles away, and Tommy pursues it through the house. Suddenly, the pursuit is reversed as the creature evolvesfrom a terrifying and vicious mimikin into a hulking and formidable opponent bent on killg Tommy. The nightmarish adventure begins as the creature informs Tommy, "THE DEADLINE IS DAWN"« less