Dean Koontz's Ashley Bell: A Novel PDF

By Dean Koontz

ISBN-10: 0345545974

ISBN-13: 9780345545978

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The woman who acknowledged no to death.

Bibi Blair is a fierce, humorous, dauntless younger woman—whose health care provider says she has three hundred and sixty five days to live.

She replies, “We’ll see.”

Her surprising restoration astonishes scientific science.

An enigmatic lady convinces Bibi that she escaped demise in order that she will be able to retailer another person. somebody named Ashley Bell.

But retailer her from what, from whom? And who's Ashley Bell? the place is she?

Bibi’s obsession with discovering Ashley sends her at the run from threats either mystical and worldly, together with a wealthy and charismatic cult chief with terrifying ambitions.

Here is an eloquent, riveting, brilliantly paced tale with a thrilling heroine and a twisting, inventive plot full of surprising surprises. Ashley Bell is a brand new milestone in literary suspense from the long-acclaimed master.

Praise for Ashley Bell

“A mind-bender full of pleasing surprises.”—People (book of the week)

“[With] lyrical writing and compelling characters . . . Koontz stands on my own, and this novel is a main instance of literary suspense. . . . one among his best.”—Associated Press

“Grabs you on web page one and retains you enthralled with ever widening loops of intrigue, spine-tingling plot twists, soaking up characters and emotional involvement . . . extraordinary.”—Bookreporter

“Heart-pounding and brain boggling . . . a rarity of a thriller—one that asks monstrous questions about lifestyles and future whereas succeeding in growing [an] eerie feel of reality.”—Shelf Awareness

“Strap in and carry on. . . . whilst a author has controlled to seize this sort of lightning in a bottle, each reader should still event the entire jolt.”—BookPage

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Since only two ships were in her view and she had Karsted’s channel blocked, the voice had to belong to the pilot of the other A-wing. Trash talk was nothing new, and she wouldn’t let it vex her. But that didn’t mean she was going to play nice, either. “And yours looks like it was dipped in a droid bath. Let me guess. It’s so you can see your reflection better? ” He chuckled. ” “We’re pilots. It’s always about ego. ” With an elegant swoop, she shot through the Eye, already on course for number four, which was back on Corellia.

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