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Bachman, Richard

Overview
Works: 103 works in 389 publications in 9 languages and 16,950 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Horror tales  Drama  Film adaptations  Suspense fiction 
Roles: Instrumentalist, Bibliographic antecedent
Classifications: PS3561.I483, 813.54
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Richard Bachman
Thinner by Richard Bachman ( Book )
41 editions published between 1968 and 2014 in English and Undetermined and held by 4,007 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Billy Halleck, good husband, loving father, is both beneficiary and victim of the American Good Life: he has an expensive home, a nice family, and a rewarding career as a lawyer ... but he is also fifty pounds overweight and, as his doctor keeps reminding him, edging into heart attack country
The regulators by Richard Bachman ( Book )
40 editions published between 1996 and 2014 in English and held by 3,850 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In a mining town in Ohio, a boy is invaded by an evil spirit living in a nearby silver mine. The spirit organizes a bloody massacre of the boy's neighborhood by characters from B-movies and Saturday morning TV cartoons which the boy regularly watches
Blaze : a novel by Richard Bachman ( Book )
33 editions published between 1996 and 2012 in 8 languages and held by 3,669 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Originally written thirty-five years ago but never published, a crime novel chronicles the life and times of Clayton Blaisdell, Jr.--the crimes committed against him and the crimes he himself commits, including a kidnapping he is doomed to attempt
Blaze by Richard Bachman ( Recording )
12 editions published between 2007 and 2010 in English and held by 1,501 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Clayton Blaisdell, Jr., nicknamed Blaze, is a mentally retarded giant of a man living in a decrepit old house. Blaze's best--and only--friend's name is George, and George is a bad influence. It is George who goads Blaze into kidnapping the baby and holding it for a million dollar ransom
The regulators by Richard Bachman ( )
22 editions published between 1996 and 2011 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 1,161 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
At the start of a midsummer's day, life seems idyllic on Poplar Street. However, in the house of Seth, an eight-year old autistic child, something is amiss, something which will change the entire neighborhood's concept of reality. By the end of the day, this serene Ohio suburb will become a terrifying slaughterhouse
The running man by Richard Bachman ( Book )
23 editions published between 1982 and 2014 in English and held by 942 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This No. 1 bestseller, which tells a gritty tale of a futuristic game of lifeor death, has been repackaged with a new cover
The long walk by Richard Bachman ( )
11 editions published between 2010 and 2011 in English and held by 391 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In an ultra-conservative America of the not-too distant future when America has become a police state, the annual marathon is the ultimate sports competition. One hundred boys are selected each year to enter a grueling 450-mile marathon walk. The game is simple: maintain a steady walking pace of four miles per hour without stopping. Three warnings, and you're out--permanently. The winner will be awarded whatever he wants for the rest of his life; but a single misstep could be the last
Thinner by Richard Bachman ( Recording )
8 editions published between 1985 and 2009 in English and held by 342 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Billy Halleck has a great life until he accidentally hits an old gypsy women as she crosses a street in their quiet little town. Though a judge finds him blameless, Billy soon finds himself under the ancient gypsy's curse
The long walk by Stephen King ( Book )
14 editions published between 1979 and 2014 in English and held by 205 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In the near future, where America has become a police state, one hundred boys are selected to enter an annual contest where the winner will be awarded whatever he wants for the rest of his life. The game is simple - maintain a steady walking pace of four miles per hour without stopping. Three warnings, and you're out - permanently
The running man by Paul Michael Glaser ( Visual )
15 editions published between 1988 and 2010 in 4 languages and held by 203 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Futuristic melodrama. A TV "audience participation" show is held in deadly earnest. Convicts can win freedom by risking their lives against "stalkers."
De ontvoering by Richard Bachman ( Book )
2 editions published between 2007 and 2010 in Dutch and held by 108 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Een reus van een kerel met het verstand van een kleuter wil samen met zijn vriend snel rijk worden door een baby te ontvoeren. Probleem is alleen dat die vriend dood is
The running man by Richard Bachman ( Recording )
7 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 67 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
It is 2025, and reality television has progressed to the point where people are willing to wager their lives in exchange for a chance at enormous wealth. Ben Richards is desperate: he needs money to treat his daughter's illness. His last chance is entering a game show called The running man. The objective is to elude police and specially trained trackers for a month. The reward is a cool billion dollars. The catch is that everyone else on the planet is watching and willing to turn him in for a reward
The Bachman books : four early novels by Stephen King ( Book )
3 editions published between 1977 and 1996 in English and held by 66 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Four of Stephen King's most popular stories are compiled in this book
Marche ou crève : roman by Richard Bachman ( Book )
8 editions published between 1989 and 2004 in French and held by 39 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Een 16-jarige jongen doet mee aan een lange-afstandsloop met gruwelijke regels
Thinner by Stephen King ( Recording )
2 editions published between 1985 and 2006 in English and held by 32 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Six weeks after an old gypsy man curses Billy Halleck for sideswiping his daughter, he's ninety-three pounds lighter. Now Billy is terrified-and desperate enough for one last gamble that will lead him to a nightmare showdown with the forces of evil that are melting his flesh away
La peau sur les os : roman by Richard Bachman ( Book )
9 editions published between 1986 and 2005 in French and held by 31 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Un jeune avocat se lance à la poursuite du chef gitan qui lui a jeté un sort, lequel consiste à lui faire perdre un kilo de son poids par jour. Retrouvera-t-il le vieux sorcier ? Un suspense mené à fond de train, d'un réalisme vigoureux et d'un humour décapant
Les régulateurs : roman by Richard Bachman ( Book )
8 editions published between 1996 and 2001 in French and held by 28 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Une paisible après-midi d'été dans une petite ville de l'Ohio - Wentworth. Tout se dérègle à l'arrivée d'une camionnette rouge qui tire sur tout ce qui bouge. A la tombée de la nuit, les habitants qui ont échappé au massacre se trouvent projetés dans une horrible réalité
Rage by Richard Bachman ( Book )
7 editions published between 1977 and 1991 in English and French and held by 21 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Le moins bon des cinq romans écrits sous ce pseudonyme par Stephen King
Posesión by Richard Bachman ( Book )
5 editions published between 1996 and 2002 in Spanish and held by 20 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
En idyllisk gade i en lille by i Ohio forvandles uden forvarsel til et inferno af rædsel og vanvid, og ondskaben materialiseres gennem en autistisk drengs forestillingsverden
CHANTIER by Richard Bachman ( Book )
4 editions published between 1987 and 2002 in French and held by 19 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Un récit quasi naturaliste racontant la lutte d'un homme seul contre la société, à l'occasion d'une expropriation. Un Stephen King différent mais toujours efficace
 
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Alternative Names

controlled identity King, Stephen, 1947-

Bachman, Richard
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Bakhman, Richard
Baḳman, Ritsard
Pakʻŭman, Ricʻhŏdŭ
Richard Bachman
バックマン, リチャード
Languages
English (222)
French (33)
Spanish (9)
Dutch (2)
Vietnamese (1)
Danish (1)
Italian (1)
Polish (1)
Czech (1)
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