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Shea, John 1949-

Works: 128 works in 388 publications in 5 languages and 12,726 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Drama  History  Biographical television programs  Television mini-series  Television programs  Comedy films  Documentary television programs  Biography  Children's audiobooks 
Roles: Narrator, Actor, Performer
Classifications: PS3602.E6455, 813.6
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Most widely held works about John Shea
Most widely held works by John Shea
Missing by Costa-Gavras( Visual )

40 editions published between 1981 and 2015 in 7 languages and held by 1,214 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A father and his daughter-in-law search for his missing son after the military coup in Chile
Warlord an Alex Hawke novel by Ted Bell( Recording )

13 editions published between 2010 and 2015 in English and held by 606 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Gentleman spy Alex Hawke has all but given up on life. But late one night at his home on Bermuda, he receives a wake-up call, literally. His Royal Highness Prince Charles, an old friend, desperately needs his help. Someone is threatening the lives of the British Royal Family. Each threat is signed with a signature identical to one found in a book that belonged to his uncle, Lord Mountbatten
Spy [a thriller] by Ted Bell( Recording )

18 editions published between 2006 and 2015 in English and held by 602 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The idea of a border war between Mexico and The United States is no longer inconceivable in this novel, it is a reality. And as war wages between the two countries, a mysterious man is on a mission deep into the Amazonian rainforest. There, he is kidnapped by natives and brought to their settlement, where he witnesses the unthinkable. Armies of jihadists are being trained for war, and they may soon unleash their deadly force on the unsuspecting
Pirate by Ted Bell( Recording )

17 editions published between 2005 and 2015 in English and held by 575 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When the free world is threatened by an oil-hungry Red China and her allies, Alexander Hawke works with British Naval Intelligence and the CIA to uncover a dangerous scheme intended to topple America and establish China's supremacy
Phantom an Alex Hawke novel by Ted Bell( Recording )

13 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in English and held by 525 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Counterspy Alex Hawke hunts a madman about to unleash a new super weapon--one powered by artificial intelligence
Tsar a thriller by Ted Bell( Recording )

8 editions published between 2007 and 2009 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 513 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Swashbuckling counter spy Alex Hawke is the only man, both Americans and the Brits agree, who can stop the madness created by the new Russia and its new Tsar, who is pulling strings and pulling them hard
Mind prey by John Sandford( Recording )

10 editions published between 1995 and 2009 in English and held by 482 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

It was raining when psychiatrist Andi Manette left the parent-teacher conference with her two young daughters and she was distracted. The last thing she did notice was the hand reaching out for her and the voice from out of the past and then the three of them were gone
Stealing home by Steven Kampmann( Visual )

3 editions published between 1991 and 1999 in English and held by 475 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An ex-ballplayer returns home, thinking of the past and of the person who made it special. A long-time friend and mentor draws the loose ends of his past and present lives together
Assassin a thriller by Ted Bell( Recording )

16 editions published between 2004 and 2013 in English and held by 467 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In an elegant palazzo on the Grand Canal, an American ambassador's tryst turns deadly. In the seamy underbelly of London, a pub-crawling killer is on the loose. And in a storybook chapel nestled in the Cotswolds, a marriage made in heaven turns to hell on earth. Isolated incidents? Or links in a chain of events hurtling towards catastrophe? So begins Assassin, the tour de force thriller that heralds the return of every terrorist's worst nightmare, Alex Hawke. A shadowy figure known as the Dog is believed to be the ruthless terrorist who is systematically and savagely assassinating American diplomats and their families around the globe. As the deadly toll mounts inexorably, Hawke, along with former NYPD cop and Navy SEAL Stokely Jones, is called upon by the U.S. government to launch a search for the assassin behind the murders
Honey, I blew up the kid( Visual )

1 edition published in 1992 in English and held by 419 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sequel to Honey, I Shrunk the Kids. In this installment, the goofy inventor Dad accidentally zaps his little son with a particle beam. Soon the 112-foot-tall baby heads for the bright lights of Las Vegas, and the chase is on!
Patriot by Ted Bell( Recording )

7 editions published in 2015 in English and held by 418 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In corrupt Russia, an erratic Vladimir Putin is determined to forge his country into a formidable superpower once again. He intends to redraw the map of Europe, and will go to impossible extremes to realize his fantasies -- including shooting down a civilian airliner packed with tourists bound for China. Kremlin scientists have developed a radical new weapon that could forever alter modern warfare. NATO, locked in a tense standoff over Ukraine, Poland, and Estonia, knows Putin will not hesitate to use it. But there is one man who can bring the world back from the brink: Britain's foremost intelligence asset, Lord Alexander Hawke.The intrepid MI6 officer's latest challenge begins in the Gulf of Aden and soon has him searching for the link to a series of bizarre assassinations. Spies are dying all over the world--from London, Washington, D.C., and Maine, to Moscow, and even the glittering Cote d'Azur. In the murky world of counterterrorism and high-stakes intrigue, the odds have never been higher. Once again, Alex Hawke must save the world . . . one bullet at a time
An invisible sign( Visual )

4 editions published between 2011 and 2015 in English and held by 415 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mona Gray is a quirky young woman who hides in a private world of numbers after her beloved mathematician father falls ill. But when Mona is offered a job as an elementary school math teacher, she will introduce the students to her own eccentric gift for numerical obsession. Can the joys of arithmetic multiplied by a shy romance with the school science teacher help Mona discover a new life she can count on?
The Kennedys by Jim Goddard( Visual )

10 editions published between 1983 and 2009 in English and held by 389 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Centers on the presidential years and the loves, lives, triumphs and tragedies of one of the most controversial families of the 20th century. Covers historical events such as the Bay of Pigs invasion, the violent racial turmoil, the escalation of America's involvement in Vietnam and the Cuban Missle Crisis. Explores the private life of Kennedy, the tragic death of his infant son and his chronic womanizing. He was scrutinized by the FBI under the leadership of J. Edgar Hoover
Warriors by Ted Bell( Recording )

2 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 375 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When an elderly professor at Cambridge is murdered, a victim of bizarre, ancient Chinese torture, Alex Hawke teams up with his Scotland Yard colleague and friend Inspector Ambrose Congreve to find the killer. But the death is only the opening move in a tense and lethal game of geopolitical brinksmanship
Nick of time [an adventure through time] by Ted Bell( Recording )

5 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in English and held by 362 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

With the help of Lord Hawke, whose children have been taken by the evil pirate Captain Billy Blood, young Nick McIver uses a time machine to rescue the two children as well as change the course of events in two time periods, the Napoleonic Wars and World War II
A civil action by Jonathan Harr( Recording )

6 editions published between 1995 and 1998 in English and held by 334 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The true story of an epic law case involving "a cluster of childhood leukemia victims in a small town north of Boston, where the city wells had been poisoned by industrial chemicals. Two of the nation's largest corporations, each with a plant near the wells, stood accused"--Container
The time pirate a Nick McIver time adventure by Ted Bell( Recording )

7 editions published between 2008 and 2010 in English and held by 310 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In 1940, when Nazis invade his home in the British Channel Islands, Nick escapes in an old abandoned WWI fighter plane. Meanwhile, in 1781, pirate captain Billy Blood kidnaps Nick's sister Kate and absconds with her back to Port Royal. Now, Nick must elude his Nazi pursuers, travel back in time, and save his sister from a band of dangerous swashbucklers
One last thing before I go by Jonathan Tropper( Recording )

3 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 299 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Silver has begun to accept that life isn't going to turn out as he expected. His ex-wife is about to marry a terrific guy Silver can't quite bring himself to hate. And his Princeton-bound teenage daughter Casey has just confided in him that she's pregnant, because he's the one she cares least about letting down. With the wedding looming and Casey in crisis, this broken family struggles, bonds, and comes together only to risk damaging each other even more. Lives begin anew, change radically, or in Silver's case-- as he discovers that he could die at any moment without an operation he refuses to have-- may be about to end in an instant."
Settings from Pierrot Lunaire Vintage Renaissance ; Symphony of sorrows ; Kennedy portrait by William Kraft( )

4 editions published between 2003 and 2007 in No Linguistic content and English and held by 280 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Hawke a novel by Ted Bell( Recording )

3 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 247 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Alexander Hawke heads for the Caribbean on a secret mission for the U.S. government to locate an experimental stealth submarine which has fallen into the hands of an unstable government planning a preemptive strike against the United States
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John Shea acteur américain

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John Shea aktor amerykański

John Shea Amerikaans acteur

John Shea attore statunitense

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Ши, Джон

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English (168)

German (6)

French (6)

Spanish (4)

Turkish (1)

Warlord an Alex Hawke novelSpy [a thriller]PirateTsar a thrillerMind preyStealing homeAssassin a thrillerHoney, I blew up the kid