WorldCat Identities

Dunning, John 1942-

Overview
Works: 74 works in 370 publications in 2 languages and 23,828 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  History  Detective and mystery stories  Dictionaries  Suspense fiction 
Classifications: PS3554.U494, 813.54
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Most widely held works by John Dunning
The bookman's wake : a mystery with Cliff Janeway by John Dunning ( Book )
28 editions published between 1995 and 2012 in English and held by 2,342 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Rare book dealer Cliff Janeway, a former policeman, is enrolled as a bounty hunter by a Denver detective agency to bring back from Seattle a woman who stole a rare book. Instead, he finds himself protecting the lady from people after the book
The bookwoman's last fling : a Cliff Janeway novel by John Dunning ( Book )
24 editions published between 2006 and 2014 in English and held by 2,313 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Traveling to Idaho to look at rare first-edition books, Denver antiquarian bookseller - and ex-homicide detective - Cliff Janeway is disturbed by a horse owner's untimely death, a case that brings Janeway to the California Races at Golden Gate Fields and Santa Anita Park
The sign of the book : a Cliff Janeway novel by John Dunning ( Book )
19 editions published between 2005 and 2006 in English and held by 2,235 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Entreated by partner Erin D'Angelo to help in the case of a friend, who has been accused of murdering her husband, avid book collector Cliff Janeway investigates and discovers that the victim possessed a valuable collection of books
The bookman's promise : a Cliff Janeway novel by John Dunning ( Book )
32 editions published between 2004 and 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,138 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
When Cliff Janeway investigates the provenance of a signed first edition of a memoir by nineteenth-century explorer Sir Richard Burton, he becomes embroiled in a mystery involving a lost library of rare Burton material
Booked to die : a mystery introducing Cliff Janeway by John Dunning ( Book )
33 editions published between 1992 and 2012 in English and held by 1,992 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Denver policeman and knowledgeable book collector Cliff Janeway investigates the murder of a bookscout
Two o'clock, eastern wartime : a novel by John Dunning ( Book )
14 editions published between 2000 and 2010 in English and held by 1,448 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
As bombs fall on England during the summer of 1942, a brave group of American actors entertains the nation via radio and scriptwriter Jack Dulaney investigates an unsolved murder and the disappearance of singer Holly Carnahan's father
Tune in yesterday : the ultimate encyclopedia of old-time radio, 1925-1976 by John Dunning ( Book )
2 editions published in 1976 in English and held by 1,371 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The bookwoman's last fling by John Dunning ( Recording )
12 editions published between 2006 and 2011 in English and held by 1,257 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Traveling to Idaho at the invitation of a wealthy horse trainer, Cliff discovers a stunning collection of first-edition children's classics. The books are valued in the millions, which would be excellent news for their owner--if he hadn't suddenly been murdered. Considering the worth of the books, it's no secret why someone would kill to get near them. But to find out who that someone is, Cliff must pound a trail through the world of horseracing
On the air : the encyclopedia of old-time radio by John Dunning ( Book )
4 editions published between 1997 and 1998 in English and held by 1,132 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Truly a labor of love, this enormous volume updates and greatly expands the author's earlier work, Tune in Yesterday, a Compendium of Information about Radio's Golden Years. When were various episodes of "Fibber McGee" broadcast? Who were the cast members in "The Shadow"? These questions and many, many more will be answered by this treasure-trove of' information. Over 1,500 radio shows are covered, with complete indexing. It is unparalleled as a resource for understanding American life, culture, and history in the early decades of this century.'"--"Outstanding Reference Sources : the 1999 Selection of New Titles", American Libraries, May 1999. Comp. by the Reference Sources Committee, RUSA, ALA
The sign of the book a Cliff Janeway Bookman novel by John Dunning ( )
12 editions published between 2005 and 2011 in English and held by 1,088 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Criminal defense attorney Erin D'Angelo, Cliff's bookstore partner, needs a favor. Her first true love, Robert Marshall, has been murdered, and his wife Laura has confessed. But Erin smells something fishy. She asks Cliff to investigate, which he is more than willing to do when he learns the victim left behind an amazing collection of signed books. If the books are genuine, they are definitely worth killing for
The bookman's promise by John Dunning ( Recording )
19 editions published between 2004 and 2008 in English and held by 991 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Cliff Janeway, a Denver ex-cop-turned bookman, buys a signed first edition of a travelogue written by legendary explorer Richard Francis Burton. He is then confronted by an elderly woman, who claims that the book rightfully belongs to her and is convinced that crooked dealers swindled her family out of a large collection of works by the famous adventurer. After her sudden death, Janeway vows to restore the collection, but he finds himself up against murderous thugs, desperate authors, and unscrupulous businessmen
Deadline by John Dunning ( )
7 editions published between 2000 and 2011 in English and held by 799 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A failed author returns to his roots in journalism and is given routine assignments that take unexpected turns
The Holland suggestions by John Dunning ( )
7 editions published between 2001 and 2011 in English and held by 788 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A mysterious photograph unlocks a Pandora's Box of Jim Ryan's memories and lures him on a terrifying journey toward the shocking truth about the mother of his daughter, about himself, and about a past experiment in terror
Booked to die by John Dunning ( )
12 editions published between 1995 and 2011 in English and held by 772 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A homicide detective trying to solve the mystery behind the death of a book aficionado finds himself face to face with an old childhood enemy
The bookman's wake by John Dunning ( )
12 editions published between 1995 and 2011 in English and held by 743 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
When an old colleague offers Cliff Janeway, ex-cop turned book dealer, a $5,000 bondsman job, he can't resist. When the bail jumper is stalked by people far more lethal than the judge, Cliff becomes her protector, lured by the chance to capture a legendary volume. Does she have a priceless copy of The Raven? People are dying to find out
The Holland suggestions : a novel of suspense by John Dunning ( Book )
12 editions published between 1975 and 2014 in English and held by 582 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
When a mysterious photograph unlocks a Pandora's box full of memories, Jim Ryan begins a difficult journey toward the truth about the mother of his teenage daughter and uncovers a legacy of betrayal and murder
Two o'clock, eastern wartime by John Dunning ( Recording )
13 editions published between 2000 and 2001 in English and held by 472 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Presents a story of mystery, murder, and revenge at a New Jersey radio station in 1942
Denver by John Dunning ( Book )
9 editions published between 1980 and 2010 in English and French and held by 472 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
By the 1920s, Denver had outgrown its frontier-town beginnings. But for some, life was still as perilous as the surrounding terrain. The insidious influence of the Ku Klux Klan was reaching its peak, and those who stood in its path feared for their safety. -- Denver is a panoramic novel as vibrant as the city for which it is named, as tumultuous as the era in which it is set. John Dunning never lets the reader lose sight of the men and women who live their lives on the pages of this saga. While crosses burst into angry flames and menacing droves of white-robed Klansmen gather against the torch-lit skies, passions, fears, joys, and hates are played out in Denver in the 1920s
Deadline by John Dunning ( Book )
8 editions published between 1981 and 2014 in English and Undetermined and held by 328 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
When a circus tent fire results in the death of a young girl, reporter Dalton Walker searches for leads while juggling a second story about a young Amish woman who left her home to become a dancer in the Big Apple
Booked twice by John Dunning ( Book )
5 editions published between 2004 and 2014 in English and held by 189 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Two more bookselling adventures in one volume - twice as dry?
 
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Languages
English (280)
French (3)
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