Books The Night Clock by Paul Meloy Paperback, 384 pages, Pocket Books, List Price: $9.99 | purchase close overlay Buy Featured Book TitleThe Night ClockAuthorPaul Meloy Your purchase helps support NPR programming. How? Amazon Independent Booksellers NPR Summary Phil Trevena, a mental health worker, meets the mysterious Daniel and discovers a war waged for the minds of humanity in Dark Time: the space between reality and nightmares measured by the Night Clock. Genres: Literary Fiction Fiction Facebook Twitter Flipboard Email NPR stories about The Night Clock Review Book Reviews 'The Night Clock' Ticks With Wit, Fright And Fantasy November 11, 2015 Paul Meloy's debut novel fuses humor, horror and personal experience. It's the story of a 40-something psychiatric nurse who discovers he's a part of a cosmic battle against the forces of nightmare.