WorldCat Identities

Adrian, Chris 1970-

Overview
Works: 13 works in 100 publications in 5 languages and 4,327 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Short stories  Fantasy fiction  History  Historical fiction  War stories  Science fiction  Dystopias 
Roles: Author
Classifications: PS3551.D75, 813.54
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Chris Adrian
The great night by Chris Adrian( Book )

27 editions published between 2011 and 2018 in 5 languages and held by 1,023 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

On Midsummer's Eve 2008, three people, each on the run from a failed relationship, become trapped in San Francisco's Buena Vista Park, the secret home of Titania, Oberon, and their court. Titania has set loose an ancient menace, and the chaos that ensues threatens the lives of immortals and mortals alike
The children's hospital by Chris Adrian( Book )

17 editions published between 2006 and 2013 in English and Dutch and held by 866 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Opens with the world ending under seven sudden miles of water. The survivors are those caught on a random night in a very unusual children's hospital. Part tales of and by an unlikely hero of a medical student, part mythic narrative as thought by the recording angel responsible for watching and crhonicling events that represent a third covenant of God with the world
Gob's grief by Chris Adrian( Book )

19 editions published between 2000 and 2014 in English and Dutch and held by 847 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Based on the fictional premise that Victoria Woodhull had twin sons, one of whom died in the Civil War
A better angel : stories by Chris Adrian( Book )

21 editions published between 2008 and 2015 in 5 languages and held by 653 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The stories in "A Better Angel" describe the terrain of human suffering--illness, regret, mourning, sympathy--in the most unusual of ways, from an author heralded for his wit and inventiveness
The Best American short stories, 1998 : selected from U.S. and Canadian magazines( Book )

1 edition published in 1998 in English and held by 560 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An anthology by various authors on a variety of subjects. Akhil Sharma's Cosmopolitan is a love affair between an American woman and an Indian immigrant, while Tim Gautreaux's Welding with Children is on a man caring for his grandchildren
The new world by Chris Adrian( Book )

5 editions published between 2015 and 2016 in English and held by 340 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The New World is a story of love, decapitation, cryogenics, and memory -- a novel about how we make sense of what we've lost, and how we decide what's worth remembering"--
The sickness by Alberto Barrera( )

1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 24 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Blood is a terrible gossip, it tells everything.". Dr. Miranda is faced with a tragedy: his father has been diagnosed with terminal cancer and has only a few weeks to live. He is also faced with a dilemma: How does one tell his father he is dying?. Ernesto Duran, a patient of Dr. Miranda's, is convinced he is sick. Ever since he separated from his wife he has been presenting symptoms of an illness he believes is killing him. It becomes an obsession far exceeding hypochondria. The fixation, in turn, has its own creeping effect on Miranda's secretary, who cannot, despite her best intentions, re
Medicine( Book )

3 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Battle of the angels by Chris Adrian( Book )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Une nuit d'été roman by Chris Adrian( )

2 editions published in 2016 in French and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tin house by Chris Adrian( Book )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

[Gäste:] Ernst Augustin, Gioconda Belli, Chris Adrian( Visual )

1 edition published in 2012 in Undetermined and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Life of Charlemagne by Chris Adrian( )

1 edition published in 1995 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

 
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The great night
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The children's hospitalGob's griefA better angel : storiesThe Best American short stories, 1998 : selected from U.S. and Canadian magazinesBattle of the angelsTin house
Alternative Names
Chris Adrian Amerikaans schrijver

Chris Adrian Author, physician

Chris Adrian US-amerikanischer Kinderarzt und Autor

Languages
English (78)

French (7)

Dutch (6)

German (4)

Italian (4)