Random House and Focus Features are teaming to develop a new film based on Dean Koontz's upcoming novel, The Husband.

Variety says the thriller will take place over 60 hours and follow the sacrifices a man makes for the love of his wife; The Husband is heading into production immediatly.

Koontz's book, The Husband will head be published by Random's Bantam Books imprint in May. It will be the third film based book on the Random House Films slate.