The Great American Read: Q&A with Dean Koontz
August 31, 2018
Dean Koontz, author of The Watchers, answers a few questions from The Great American Read:
When you’re in a book store, what section do you gravitate to and why?
The fiction section. As a child growing up in poverty and violence, I read fiction not merely to escape that environment, but also to learn how other people lived——and how best to live my life. I have learned more that’s true about life from reading well-crafted fiction than I’ve found in most nonfiction. Besides, writing fiction has given my life meaning!
Read the full interview @ the Great American Read.