ดีน คุนซ์

จากวิกิพีเดีย สารานุกรมเสรี
ไปยังการนำทาง ไปยังการค้นหา
ดีน คุนซ์ (Dean Koontz)
นามปากกาAaron Wolfe, Brian Coffey, David Axton, Deanna Dwyer, John Hill, K.R. Dwyer, Leigh Nichols, Leonard Chris, Owen West, Richard Paige
อาชีพnovelist, short story writer, screenwriter
แนวลึกลับ, นิยายสยองขวัญ, นิยายวิทยาศาสตร์
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http://deankoontz.com

ดีน คุนซ์ (อังกฤษ: Dean Koontz) เป็นนักเขียนนิยายชาวสหรัฐ เขาเริ่มมีผลงานตั้งแต่อายุเพียง 19 ปี และขายดีเรื่อยมาจนถึงปัจจุบนเฉลี่ยปีละกว่าหนึ่งล้านหกแสนเล่ม นอกจากนี้ยังเคยขายดีติดอันดับทั้งในญี่ปุ่นและนอร์เวย์มาแล้วเช่นกัน

ผลงานที่ผ่านมา[แก้]

นิยาย[แก้]

  • The Fall of the Dream Machine (1969 as Dean R. Koontz)
  • Chase (1972, as K. R. Dwyer), revised and reissued (1995)
  • Shattered (1973, as K. R. Dwyer)
  • Demon Seed (1973) (later revised and reissued)
  • Invasion (1975, as Aaron Wolfe), reissued as Winter Moon (1994)
  • Prison of Ice (1976, as David Axton), reissued as Icebound (1995)
  • Night Chills (1976)
  • Hanging On (1976)
  • The Face of Fear (1977, as Brian Coffey)
  • The Vision (1977)
  • The Key to Midnight (1979, as Leigh Nichols)
  • The Voice of the Night (1980, as Brian Coffey)
  • The Funhouse (1980, as Owen West) (novelization of The Funhouse, a Tobe Hooper film)
  • Whispers (1980)
  • The Mask (1981, as Owen West)
  • The Eyes of Darkness (1981, as Leigh Nichols)
  • The House of Thunder (1982, as Leigh Nichols)
  • Phantoms (1983)
  • Darkfall (1984)
  • The Servants of Twilight (1984, as Leigh Nichols)
  • Twilight Eyes (1985) (reissued in 1987 with a second half)
  • The Door to December (1985, as Richard Paige)
  • Strangers (1986)
  • Watchers (1987)
  • Shadow Fires (1987, as Leigh Nichols)
  • Lightning (1988)
  • Midnight (1989)
  • The Bad Place (1990)
  • Cold Fire (1991)
  • Hideaway (1992)
  • Mr. Murder (1993)
  • Dragon Tears (1993)
  • Winter Moon (1994) (extensive revision of Invasion)
  • Dark Rivers of the Heart (1994)
  • Icebound (1995) (extensive revision of Prison of Ice)
  • Strange Highways (Cemetery Dance Publications, 1995) (collection of short stories)
  • Intensity (1996)
  • Ticktock (1996)
  • Demon Seed (1997) (revised)
  • Sole Survivor (January 29 1997)
  • Fear Nothing (Book one in the Moonlight Bay Trilogy) (January 14 1998)
  • Seize the Night (Book two in the Moonlight Bay Trilogy) (December 29 1998)
  • False Memory (December 28 1999)
  • From the Corner of His Eye (December 26 2000)
  • One Door Away from Heaven (December 26 2001)
  • By the Light of the Moon (December 24 2002)
  • The Face (May 27 2003)
  • Odd Thomas (December 9 2003) (Book one in the Odd Thomas Series)
  • The Taking (May 25 2004)
  • Life Expectancy (December 7 2004)
  • Prodigal Son w/ Kevin J. Anderson (Book one in the Dean Koontz's Frankenstein series) (January 25 2005)
  • Velocity (May 24 2005)
  • City of Night w/ Edward Gorman|Ed Gorman (Book two in the Dean Koontz's Frankenstein series) (July 26 2005)
  • Forever Odd (November 29 2005) (Book two in the Odd Thomas Series)
  • The Husband (May 30 2006)
  • Brother Odd (November 28 2006) (Book three in the Odd Thomas Series)
  • The Good Guy (May 29, 2007)
  • The Darkest Evening of the Year (November 27 2007)
  • Odd Hours (May 20, 2008) (Book four in the Odd Thomas Series)
  • Your Heart Belongs to Me (November 25, 2008)
  • Dead and Alive (Book three in the Dean Koontz's Frankenstein series) (July 28 2009)
  • Relentless (Previously known as The Other Side of the Woods) (June 9, 2009)
  • Breathless (November 24, 2009)

นิยายที่ได้รับการปฏิเสธในช่วงแรก (out of print)[แก้]

นิยายภาพ[แก้]

หนังสือสำหรับเด็ก[แก้]

  • (Oddkins: A Fable for All Ages) (1988)
  • Santa's Twin (November 1 1996)
  • The Paper Doorway: Funny Verse and Nothing Worse (October 1 2001)
  • Every Day's a Holiday: Amusing Rhymes for Happy Times (October 1 2003)
  • Robot Santa: The Further Adventures of Santa's Twin (October 1 2004)
  • I, Trixie, Who is Dog (Picture Book) (October 29, 2009)

นัน-ฟิกชั่น[แก้]

  • The Underground Lifestyles Handbook w/ Gerda Koontz (1970)
  • The Pig Society w/ Gerda Koontz (1970)
  • Writing Popular Fiction (1972)
  • How To Write Best-Selling Fiction (1981)
  • Life is Good! Lessons in Joyful Living w/ Trixie Koontz (October 31 2004)
  • Christmas Is Good!: Trixie Treats And Holiday Wisdom w/ Trixie Koontz (October 31 2005)
  • Bliss to You: Trixie's Guide to a Happy Life w/ Trixie Koontz (September 16, 2008)
  • A Big Little Life: A Memoir of a Joyful Dog (August 25, 2009)

ความเรียง[แก้]

  • "Of Childhood" (Reflector, 1966)
  • "Ibsen's Dream" (Reflector, 1966)
  • Introduction to Great Escapes: New Designs for Home Theaters by Theo Kalomirakis (October 15 2003)
  • Foreword to Love Heels: Tales from Canine Companions for Independence (October 1 2003)

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อ้างอิง[แก้]

  • ^ a b Drake, Tim (March 6, 2007). National Catholic Register. http://www.ncregister.com/site/article/2013 Chatting With Koontz About Faith. Retrieved 2009-11-28.
  • ^ Rossi, Tony, Best-selling Author Dean Koontz Explores Catholic Values in Novels Catholic Exchange, August 1, 2009
  • ^ Ramsland, Katherine M. (1997). Dean Koontz : a writer’s biography. New York, N.Y.: HarperPrism. ISBN 006105271X. LCCN 97-030839
  • ^ deankoontz.com. "photo gallery". http://deankoontz.com/about-dean/photo-gallery.php. Retrieved 2007-08-03.
  • ^ NEWSMEAT ▷ Dean Koontz's Federal Campaign Contribution Report

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