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McCammon, Robert R.

Works: 182 works in 661 publications in 14 languages and 17,598 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Detective and mystery fiction  Historical fiction  Horror fiction  Thrillers (Fiction)  History  Action and adventure fiction  Science fiction  Paranormal fiction  Apocalyptic fiction 
Roles: Author, Contributor
Classifications: PS3563.C3345, 813.54
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works by Robert R McCammon
Boy's life by Robert R McCammon( Book )

64 editions published between 1983 and 2014 in 13 languages and held by 2,547 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The lake's depths claim a car and a corpse. Cory and his father begin searching for the truth of this death. Cory's life explodes into a kaleidoscope of clues and puzzles. As he searches for a killer he learns more about the meaning of life, and death
Gone South by Robert R McCammon( Book )

30 editions published between 1992 and 2011 in 5 languages and held by 1,692 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After killing a man in an instant of blind fury and fear, Dan Lambert--desperate, unemployed, and torn by dark memories--flees south toward the Louisiana bayous in search of personal redemption, with the police and bounty hunters in close pursuit
Swan song by Robert R McCammon( Book )

19 editions published between 1987 and 2016 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,174 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In a wasteland born of rage and fear, populated by monstrous creatures and marauding armies, earth's last survivors have been drawn into the final battle between good and evil, that will decide the fate of humanity: Sister, who discovers a strange and transformative glass artifact in the destroyed Manhattan streets ... Joshua Hutchins, the pro wrestler who takes refuge from the nuclear fallout at a Nebraska gas station ... and Swan, a young girl possessing special powers, who travels along Josh to a Missouri town where healing and recovery can begin with Swan's gift. But the ancient force behind earth's devastation is scouring the walking wounded for recruits for its relentless army, beginning with Swan herself--Publisher's description
Speaks the nightbird by Robert R McCammon( Book )

21 editions published between 2002 and 2017 in 5 languages and held by 1,091 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In 1699, a traveling magistrate and his clerk, Matthew, come to Fount Royal to try a woman charged with witchcraft
Mystery walk by Robert R McCammon( Book )

25 editions published between 1983 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 1,037 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

As Billy Creekmore and Wayne Falconer, two young men with remarkable psychic gifts, learn to use their powers, they and their world are threatened by the machinations of their elusive, nightmarish enemy, the shape changer
Mine by Robert R McCammon( Book )

34 editions published between 1990 and 2011 in 7 languages and held by 1,006 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Laura Clayborne faces a terrifying journey into a world of madness and obsession when her newborn son is taken from the hospital by Mary Terrell, a battered survivor of the radical Sixties who now lives in her own hallucinatory world of murderous rage
Usher's passing by Robert R McCammon( Book )

21 editions published between 1984 and 2012 in 5 languages and held by 875 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Reluctant to return home, Rix Usher, heir to the notorious House of Usher, nonetheless takes over ownership from his dying father and soon learns the house's legacy of depravity and bloodshed
The Queen of Bedlam by Robert R McCammon( Book )

9 editions published between 2007 and 2009 in English and Russian and held by 786 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Investigating New York City's first serial killer in 1702, magistrate's clerk Matthew Corbert contemplates working with an elderly asylum resident who may hold the key to the killer's identity, in a case that is further challenged by the murderer's dark designs for the city
Mister Slaughter by Robert R McCammon( Book )

5 editions published between 2010 and 2019 in English and Undetermined and held by 525 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The world of Colonial America comes vibrantly to life in this masterful new historical thriller by Robert McCammon. The latest entry in the popular Matthew Corbett series, which began with Speaks the Nightbird and continued in The Queen of Bedlam, Mister Slaughter opens in the emerging metropolis of New York City in 1702, and proceeds to take both Matthew and the reader on an unforgettable journey of horror, violence, and personal discovery. The journey begins when Matthew, now an apprentice "problem solver" for the London-based Herrald Agency, accepts an unusual and hazardous commission. Together with his colleague, Hudson Greathouse, he agrees to escort the notorious mass murderer Tyranthus Slaughter from an asylum outside Philadelphia to the docks of New York. Along the way, Slaughter makes his captors a surprising - and extremely tempting - offer. Mister Slaughter is at once a classic portrait of an archetypal serial killer and an exquisitely detailed account of a fledgling nation still in the process of inventing itself
The five by Robert R McCammon( Book )

5 editions published between 2011 and 2015 in English and Russian and held by 519 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Follows an eponymous rock band struggling to survive on the margins of the music business as they move through the American Southwest on what might be their final tour together, where the band members come to the attention of a damaged Iraq war veteran, and their lives are changed forever
They thirst : a novel by Robert R McCammon( Book )

23 editions published between 1981 and 2015 in 5 languages and held by 479 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A pall of terror blankets Los Angeles. Mutilated and marked by an insectoid calling card, the number of young women in the morgue is growing. It all seems to be the work of one man. They call him, the Roach. Pressed on all sides to end the killings, it's no wonder that Police Captain Andy Palatzin is seeing things h is mother's ghost primarily, but also vague reminders of his father's supernatural death. As the body count rises, Andy begins to realize something much darker lurks behind the murders, something from his past, something unspeakably evil. The Roach is just a pawn in the war for humanity's eternal soul, a war no one is ready to fight
Stinger by Robert R McCammon( Book )

23 editions published between 1987 and 2015 in 6 languages and held by 444 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The story takes place during a single twenty-four hour period in Inferno, Texas. Inferno is a town in trouble, driven to the brink by racial tension, gang violence, and a collapsing economy. But things can always get worse, and they do so with astonishing speed when an unidentified spacecraft crash lands in the desert outside of town, followed by a second craft bearing the alien being who will soon be known as Stinger. Stinger is a kind of interstellar hunter on a mission he intends to complete, whatever the cost. He brings with him an endless array of technological marvels and an infinite capacity for destruction that threaten the existence of Inferno, its inhabitants, and the larger world beyond."
The border by Robert R McCammon( Book )

5 editions published between 2015 and 2016 in English and Czech and held by 415 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Border is the saga of an Earth devastated by a war between two marauding alien civilizations. But it is not just the living ships of the monstrous Gorgons or the motion-blurred shock troops of the armored Cyphers that endanger the holdouts in the human bastion of Panther Ridge. The world itself has turned against the handful of survivors, as one by one they succumb to despair and suicide or, even worse, are transformed by otherworldly pollution into hideous Gray Men, cannibalistic mutants driven by insatiable hunger. Into these desperate circumstances comes an amnesiac teenaged boy who names himself Ethan--a boy who must overcome mistrust and suspicion to master unknowable powers that may prove to be the last hope for humanity's salvation. Those same powers make Ethan a threat to the warring aliens, long used to fearing only each other, and thrust him and his comrades into ever more perilous circumstances
Blue world by Robert R McCammon( Book )

15 editions published between 1984 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 374 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents a collection of tales of the macabre accompanied by the novella "Blue World"
The wolf's hour by Robert R McCammon( Book )

25 editions published between 1989 and 2016 in 6 languages and held by 373 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Michael Gallatin--masterspy, romancer, and werewolf--bears an ancient curse that can rapidly transform him into an insatiably bloodthirsty carnivore, and this terrifying "other self" becomes America's only hope against Nazi brutality
The providence rider by Robert R McCammon( Book )

3 editions published between 2012 and 2015 in English and Russian and held by 349 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Still haunted by his encounter with Tyranthus Slaughter, Matthew Corbett is forced to confront a figure from his past who is causing explosions in Matthew's neighborhood
The listener by Robert R McCammon( Book )

2 editions published in 2018 in English and held by 348 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

1934. Businesses went under by the hundreds, debt and foreclosures boomed, and breadlines grew in many American cities. In the midst of this misery, some folks explored unscrupulous ways to make money. Angel-faced John Partlow and carnival huckster Ginger LaFrance are among the worst of this lot. Joining together they leave their small time confidence scams behind to attempt an elaborate kidnapping-for-ransom scheme in New Orleans. In a different part of town, Curtis Mayhew, a young black man who works as a redcap for the Union Railroad Station, has a reputation for mending quarrels and misunderstandings among his friends. What those friends don't know is that Curtis has a special talent for listening ... and he can sometimes hear things that aren't spoken aloud. One day, Curtis Mayhew's special talent allows him to overhear a child's cry for help, which draws him into the dangerous world of Partlow and LaFrance
The river of souls by Robert R McCammon( Book )

4 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 346 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The year is 1703. The place: the Carolina settlement of Charles Town. Matthew Corbett, professional "problem solver," has accepted a lucrative, if unusual, commission: escorting a beautiful woman to a fancy dress ball. What should be a pleasant assignment takes a darker turn when Matthew becomes involved in a murder investigation. A sixteen-year-old girl has been stabbed to death on the grounds of a local plantation. The suspected killer is a slave who has escaped, with two family members, into the dubious protection of a nearby swamp. Troubled by certain discrepancies and determined to see some sort of justice done, Matthew joins the hunt for the runaway slaves. He embarks on a treacherous journey up the Solstice River, also known as the River of Souls. He discovers that something born of the swamp has joined the hunt ... and is stalking the hunters with more than murder in mind. What follows is a shattering ordeal encompassing snakes, alligators, exiled savages, mythical beasts, and ordinary human treachery. The journey up the River of Souls will test the limits of Matthew's endurance, and lead him through a nightmarish passage to a confrontation with his past, and a moment that will alter his life forever"--
Freedom of the mask by Robert R McCammon( Book )

2 editions published in 2016 in English and held by 294 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The year is 1703, and Matthew Corbett, professional "problem solver," is missing. Last seen by his friends in New York before he departed on a lucrative, seemingly straightforward mission for the Herrald Agency in Charles Town, he's been too long absent. His comrade-in-arms Hudson Greathouse has an increasing sense the young friend he thinks of as a son must have met with some unexpected peril. Following his hunch, Greathouse retraces Matthew's steps only to find him first presumed dead, then accused of murdering a young woman and apparently en route to London with a devious Prussian count last encountered on Professor Fell's Pendulum Island. Little does he know that Matthews's circumstances are growing worse by the second. For when Matthew arrives in the bustling squalor of Londontown, he's come shackled, charged for the murder of Count Anton Mannerheim Dahlgren. No matter the lack of body, presumed lost to the ocean. He soon finds himself locked up in the infamous Newgate prison, and has drawn the interest of a mysterious mask-wearing vigilante accused of several gruesome murders. Greathouse and the woman Matthew loves, Berry Grigsby, travel across the high seas to England to aid their friend, but it is impossible to know whether they will reach him in time to save his life. Freedom of the Mask is the sixth installment in bestselling author Robert McCammon's acclaimed series of standalone historical thrillers featuring the exploits of a young hero the USA Character Approved Blog has called "the Early American James Bond." The most surprising and ambitious volume to date, this is a novel filled with unpredictable twists and a note-perfect depiction of early 1700s London. Fans will not want to miss Matthew Corbett's most dangerous adventure yet."--Provided by publisher
Human growth and development by Robert R McCammon( Book )

8 editions published in 1970 in English and held by 278 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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Boy's life
Gone SouthSwan songSpeaks the nightbirdMystery walkMineUsher's passingThe Queen of BedlamMister Slaughter
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