WorldCat Identities

Dann, Jack

Overview
Works: 145 works in 337 publications in 5 languages and 11,214 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Fantasy fiction, American  Science fiction  Short stories, American  History  Steampunk fiction  Fantasy fiction, English  Fantasy fiction  Short stories  Juvenile works 
Roles: Author, Editor, Publishing director
Classifications: PS3554.A574, 813.0876
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Jack Dann
Wandering stars; an anthology of Jewish fantasy and science fiction by Jack Dann( Book )

15 editions published between 1974 and 1999 in English and held by 999 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

For contents see Author card
Wizards by Jack (EDT)/ Dozois, Gardner R. (EDT) Dann( Book )

11 editions published between 2007 and 2009 in English and Czech and held by 841 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of previously unpublished tales by some of the masters of modern fantasy explores the world of wizards, both good and bad, in stories by Neil Gaiman, Jane Yolen, Peter S. Beagle, Tanith Lee, Tad Williams, and other notable authors
The silent by Jack Dann( Book )

10 editions published between 1998 and 2002 in English and German and held by 660 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A novel on the horror of the Civil War through the eyes of Mundy McDowell, a 14-year-old Southern boy struck dumb after seeing his parents murdered by Yankee soldiers. He wanders in and out of battles, observing bloody events and meeting other travellers, including a band of slaves
Ghosts by gaslight : stories of steampunk and supernatural suspense( Book )

3 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 564 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of steampunk and supernatural tales that breathes new life into the Victorian and Edwardian ghost story for a new generation of readers
Gathering the bones : original stories from the world's masters of horror( Book )

4 editions published between 2003 and 2004 in English and held by 533 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Offers an anthology of thirty-four horror tales from the United States, Great Britain, and Australia
In the field of fire( Book )

2 editions published in 1987 in English and held by 479 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Science fiction and fantasy stories about the Vietnam War
Future power : a science fiction anthology( Book )

5 editions published in 1976 in English and held by 426 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dreaming down-under by Jack Dann( Book )

10 editions published between 1998 and 2003 in English and held by 347 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents thirty-one original stories by Australian writers of speculative fiction; each includes a biographical sketch of the author
Faster than light : an original anthology about interstellar travel by Jack Dann( Book )

5 editions published between 1976 and 1982 in English and held by 314 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The man who melted by Jack Dann( Book )

12 editions published between 1984 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 304 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A subliminal artist searches for his wife, who disappeared during the great scream, an attack of group telepathic insanity
Immortal : short novels of the transhuman future( Book )

2 editions published in 1978 in English and held by 285 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

High steel by Jack C Haldeman( Book )

2 editions published between 1993 and 1994 in English and held by 267 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

No man, Mohawk or white, walks the high steel like John Stranger - the highest steel of all, industrial facilities under construction in orbit above Earth. Conscripted by the megacorps that have supplanted nations, unsure if he will ever see his tribe again, Stranger nonetheless maintains the ancient Way ... and when against all odds he manages to prevent a construction disaster from killing hundreds, his superiors become curious. And more than a little apprehensive. Then Stranger survives the suicide duty they assign him to ... survives knowing rather a bit too much about how the megacorps operate. What Stranger doesn't know is that an interstellar message has reached Earth: not just via the electromagnetic spectrum, but via other mediums as well. That his superiors have hold of part of it, and are determined to use him to get the rest. That below him, on an Earth increasingly in crisis, the system is collapsing. That the thunder-beings of his forefathers ... have invaded mankind's dreams
Jubilee by Jack Dann( Book )

8 editions published between 2001 and 2013 in English and held by 245 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of short stories showcases the author's original works of magic realism, fantasy, horror, and science fiction
The rebel : an imagined life of James Dean by Jack Dann( Book )

9 editions published between 2004 and 2014 in English and held by 241 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A fictional tale that considers what might have happened if James Dean had survived his fatal 1955 car crash finds the cultural icon pursuing friendshps with such figures as Marilyn Monroe, Elvis, Jack Kerouac, and Robert Kennedy
Timetipping by Jack Dann( Book )

1 edition published in 1980 in English and held by 238 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dreaming again : thirty-five new stories celebrating the wild side of Australian fiction( Book )

5 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in English and held by 199 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"A follow-up volume to the award-winning Dreaming Down-Under, published in 1999. This collection of fantasy and science fiction includes stories by Sara Douglass, Garth Nix, Isobelle Carmody, and others." -- From Publisher Notes
Nebula awards showcase 2005 : the year's best SF and fantasy( Book )

4 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 183 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Starhiker : a novel by Jack Dann( Book )

3 editions published in 1977 in English and Undetermined and held by 183 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Publisher description: Starhiker is ostensibly a straightforward adventure story, but what begins as external action from the floating city of The Fragrant Cloud to the land of the Tfeligen becomes an internal landscape in which Bo, a wandering minstrel from earth, must travel. The time is thousands of years in the future when the earth is a backwater planet ruled by a race of benevolent despots called the Hrau. Our solar system is only a minor interstellar relay stop controlled by the Hrau. However, Bo's vivid imagination is a powerful weapon against the Hrau's restrictions as he secretly roams from colony to colony seeking truth and the company of kindred spirits. The blind pursuit of an impossible destiny leads him just to the other side of his dreams
Dark alchemy : magical tales from masters of modern fantasy by Gardner R Dozois( Book )

5 editions published between 2007 and 2008 in English and held by 182 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents a collection of stories. This book includes stories by Neil Gaiman, Garth Nix, Mary Rosenblum, Kage Baker, Eoin Colfer, Jane Yolen, Orsen Scott Card, Patricia A McKillip, Elizabeth Hand, Andy Duncan, Peter S Beagle, Nancy Kress, Tanith Lee, Terry Bilson, Terry Dowling, and Gene Wolfe
Insinuations : an autobiography by Jack Dann( Book )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

 
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Alternative Names
Dann, Jack Mayo 1945-

Danns, Džeks

Jack Dann American writer

Jack Dann Amerikaans romanschrijver

Jack Dann écrivain américain

Jack Dann US-amerikanischer SF- und Fantasy-Schriftsteller und Herausgeber

ジャック・ダン

ダン, ジャック

Languages
English (115)

German (2)

Spanish (2)

Czech (2)

French (1)

Covers
WizardsThe silentGhosts by gaslight : stories of steampunk and supernatural suspenseGathering the bones : original stories from the world's masters of horrorDreaming down-underThe man who meltedJubileeThe rebel : an imagined life of James Dean