The Other Emily by Dean Koontz picks up right away. As we’re introduced to all of the elements in the summary in the first few pages. An upsetting interview with a psychopathic serial killer. A still-grieving author who misses his lost love and an encounter with a strange similar woman. The Other Emily By Dean…The Other Emily: By Dean Koontz Is Compelling, Suspenseful, Masterfully Weaved Story Of Psychological Suspense, Mystery, And Horror.