1986, Putnam

They were strangers. A handful of people. From different backgrounds, living in different
towns and cities across America, they had nothing in common - except fear. They were
victims. Cold and stark, an unknown terror gripped their dreams and turned their days
into living nightmares. They were chosen.  And they could not escape. Deep in the heart of
a sprawling desert, a dark memory called out to them, drawing them to the Tranquility
Motel - Where the terrifying truth was waiting...

1985, Signet

Little Melanie had been kidnapped when she was only three. She was nine when she was
found wandering the L.A. streets, with blank eyes. What had become of her in all those
years of darkness ... and what was the terrible secret, clutching at her soul, that she dared
not even whisper? Her loving mother and the police desperately hunted for the answer.
They needed Melanie to help get to the bottom of the most savage scene of carnage the
city had ever seen. And they would do anything to save her from whatever dreadful force
or thing had invaded her young life. But first they would have to save themselves from a
rising tide of terror...and from an icy evil howling through - The Door to December.

1985, Piatkus

An ordinary parking lot in Southern California. Christine Scavello and her six-year old
son are accosted by a strnage old woman. "I know who you are," she snaps at the boy.
"I know what you are." A scream, a threat-and then a grotesque act of violence.
Suddenly Christine's pride and joy, her only son, is targeted by a group of religious
fanatics. They've branded him theAntichrist. They want to kill him. And they are

1984, Berkley

Strange days - Winter gripped the city. Terror gripped it too. They found four corpses i
four days, each more hideous than the last. Strange nights - At first the cops thought they
were dealing with a psychopath. But soon they heard eerie sounds in the ventilation
system. Ans saw unearthly silver eyes in the snow-slashed night. Final hours - In a city
paralyzed by a blizzard, something watches, something stalks...