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Shea, John 1949-

Works: 111 works in 288 publications in 5 languages and 11,347 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Drama  History  Trials, litigation, etc  Film adaptations  Juvenile works  Fantasy fiction  Psychological fiction  Domestic fiction  Young adult works 
Roles: Narrator, Actor, Performer
Classifications: PS3602.E6455, 813.6
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Most widely held works by John Shea
Missing by Costa-Gavras ( Visual )
28 editions published between 1981 and 2011 in 6 languages and held by 1,122 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A father and his daughter-in-law search for his missing son after the military coup in Chile
Spy [a thriller] by Ted Bell ( Recording )
15 editions published between 2006 and 2008 in English and held by 686 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Things along America's southern border are rapidly reaching the boiling point. At night, armed Mexican troops cross the border at will in support of narcotics smugglers and illegal immigrants. By day, Americans take up arms and plan reprisals. An all-out border war is no longer inconceivable. On assignment for the British Secret Service, a man leads a mysterious voyage up the furthest reaches of the Amazon River, where he is captured by a brutal tribe of indigenous cannibals. Forced into slave labor, he witnesses the unimaginable. Vast terror armies are being recruited and trained in the jungle. Their goal: a vicious jihad that will unite one continent ... and destroy another. Somehow he must escape his captors and live to tell the tale. America must look to the one man who might be able to confront the demons in the jungle ... and destroy them. Alex Hawke, with the aid of brilliant Scotland Yard Inspector Ambrose Congreve, and an unstoppable force of nature named Stokely Jones, begins a river journey fraught with peril. He must find a river with no name, and a villain like no other. From black magic, poison-tipped arrows, and blowguns to an awesome arsenal of the most advanced military hardware, Hawke must overcome insurmountable odds on his quest for victory
Warlord an Alex Hawke novel by Ted Bell ( Recording )
10 editions published between 2010 and 2011 in English and held by 641 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
Pirate by Ted Bell ( Recording )
14 editions published between 2005 and 2010 in English and held by 596 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
Tsar by Ted Bell ( Recording )
9 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in English and held by 591 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
Phantom an Alex Hawke novel by Ted Bell ( Recording )
9 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in English and held by 507 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Counterspy Alex Hawke hunts a madman about to unleash a new super weapon--one powered by artificial intelligence
Honey, I blew up the kid ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1992 in English and held by 485 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!
Assassin by Ted Bell ( Recording )
14 editions published between 2004 and 2009 in English and held by 473 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Learning that a murderer is targeting American diplomats and their families throughout the world, secret agent Alexander Hawke follows decade-old leads to London and Florida, wondering if more than one killer is responsible
Stealing home by Steven Kampmann ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1991 and 1999 in English and held by 462 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
Nick of time [an adventure through time] by Ted Bell ( Recording )
5 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in English and held by 413 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
An invisible sign ( Visual )
3 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 399 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?
A civil action by Jonathan Harr ( Recording )
6 editions published between 1995 and 1998 in English and held by 381 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
Kennedy ( Visual )
8 editions published between 2001 and 2009 in English and held by 374 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 )
4 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 356 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
The time pirate a Nick McIver time adventure by Ted Bell ( Recording )
6 editions published between 2008 and 2010 in English and held by 337 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 )
4 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in English and held by 276 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."
Hawke a novel by Ted Bell ( Recording )
3 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 275 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
Free fall by Kyle Mills ( Recording )
3 editions published between 2000 and 2003 in English and held by 225 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An FBI agent has a last chance to save his career by tracking down a young woman alledgedly in possession of a top secret file
Red white and blue by Susan Isaacs ( Recording )
2 editions published in 1998 in No Linguistic content and English and held by 213 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A novel about two American heroes--a man and a woman who are strangers, drawn together by an ugly crime and by their mutual passion for justice and for each other. Their one bond: they are kin, descendants of immigrants who met on the boat to America
The mercy rule by John T Lescroart ( Recording )
6 editions published between 1998 and 1999 in English and held by 211 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A defense attorney trying to save his marriage reluctantly takes on the case of a lawyer indicted for the murder of his father
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Audience level: 0.13 (from 0.06 for Nick of ti ... to 0.24 for Missing ...)
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English (142)
German (4)
French (3)
Turkish (1)
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