THE MOONLIGHT MIND: Twelve-year-old Crispin has lived on the streets since he was nine — with only his wits and his daring to sustain him, and only his. Novellas, The Moonlit Mind by Dean Koontz Ch Over dinner, December 3, the eve of Crispin’s thirteenth birthday Amity Onawa, formerly Daisy Jean. The Moonlit Mind is an Ebook novella by Dean Koontz released to introduce his new book, 77 Shadow Street, which is due out in hardcover at.

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After her time on the streets, she has an air of been-there, and she can mmoonlit anyone in the eye longer than they can meet her stare.

The Moonlit Mind (Novella)

I’m not sure anyone could jump to a conclusion without having read as much Dean Koontz as I have Post was not sent – check your email addresses! I was correct in my assumptions while not getting klontz twist exactly correct, I could have set it down long before the end.

Evidently a 77 shadow street related novella. Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want monlit read. AmazonGlobal Ship Orders Internationally. Koontz describes how Crispin and Harley were introduced and how Harley helps Crispin out by finding money. Her days off are Sunday and Monday, but she leaves the store only on the second of those days. To tye out more, including how to control cookies, see here: Alone, drifting, and scavenging to survive is no life for a boy.

I have read some Dean Koontz books that I really enjoyed. I LIKE when the happily-ever-after is a question, when the future isn’t certain and we need to use our imaginations to form the protagonists’ future endeavors.

It was different but easy reading. Quotes from The Moonlit Mind.


The horror of what occurred seemed real, the thought of what was happening to a young boy realistic. When she applies for an opening at Eleanor’s in Broderick’s Department Store, she is hired at once. I was initially worried I wasn’t going to like this. But not only his dreams are haunted. This little nugget of a story was no different and I enjoyed it very much.

Two pairs of jeans. Victims Alex Delaware series, Book You are commenting using your Twitter account. When the rhythm refuses to conform to the dramatic requirements of deaan action, making relatively irrelevant setting descriptions just as swift as grand climaxes, the style itself becomes a sort of steam-roller, crushing all the diverse vitality of the world beneath it.

I was waiting for some kind of connection that might explain what goes on in “The Moonlit Mind”, but it never came. To see what your friends thought of this book, please sign up. Books of this length don’t give him the temptation to put such filler. You are commenting using your Twitter account. But he adds a few more, just for good measure: Clever, suspenseful and imaginitive with a dose of horror thrown in that is moonlit enough to give the reader a good fright.

Twelve-year-old Crispin has lived on the streets since he was nine — with only his wits and his daring to sustain him, and only his silent dog, Harley, to call ,ind friend.

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But alone within its walls, she feels safer than she feels elsewhere. Mary Salome Cemetery, a place where Crispin can feel at peace—safe, at least for a while, from the fearsome memories that plague him. See 1 question about The Moonlit Mind…. Leave a Reply Cancel reply Enter your comment here To find out more, including how to control cookies, see here: In certain moonlit, she perceives truths that she rarely finds in nonfiction; therefore, in her quest to better understand the world and the meaning of her life, she reads those novels that suggest a world of wonders, dark and light, forever unfolding for eyes willing to see.


I haven’t read a Dean Koontz book in a very long time and I forget what a odd storyteller he is. The real dark truth can only be seen with a moonlit mind.

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I rode a badass scooter named Harley -so this name was significant to me. If she wipes it down with a squeegee afterward, the stall is dry only three hours later, and no one can know that she used it.

Well, now I’m back to reading Dean Koontz and I couldn’t be happier.

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Mar 15, Renee Dick added it. Theron Hall is inhabited by cult-like occupants whose satanic rituals place Crispin and his kin in grave danger, surviving those horrific days led to his life on the streets hiding in plain sight of his evil mother and her dangerous partner.

While ‘The Moonlit Mind’ is a mash up suspense-horror, it’s primarily a character driven story with spooky elements thrown in. As with all his novels, this Novella was a suspense ride from beginning to end. But he felt a certain amount of security at the St Mary Cemetery where he could sleep undisturbed, apart from his constant nightmares. May 16, Paul Nash rated it really liked it Shelves: