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Kiernan, Caitlín R.

Works: 96 works in 219 publications in 7 languages and 7,585 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Psychological fiction  Short stories  Fantasy fiction  Science fiction  Bildungsromans  Comic books, strips, etc  Graphic novels  Paranormal fiction  Fantasy fiction, American 
Roles: Author, Author of afterword, colophon, etc.
Classifications: PS3561.I358, 813.54
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works about Caitlín R Kiernan
Most widely held works by Caitlín R Kiernan
The drowning girl : a memoir by Caitlín R Kiernan( Book )

9 editions published between 2012 and 2014 in English and Spanish and held by 717 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Imp, a struggling schizophrenic, fights to determine whether or not the strange mythological creatures she meets are due to her condition or are from something else entirely in this new novel from the award-winning author of The Red Tree
The red tree by Caitlín R Kiernan( Book )

6 editions published between 2009 and 2014 in English and held by 581 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sarah Crowe left Atlanta to live alone in an old house in rural Rhode Island. Within its walls she discovers an unfinished manuscript written by the house's former tenant, a parapsychologist obsessed with the ancient oak growing on the property. Tied to local legends of supernatural magic, accidents, and murders, the gnarled tree takes root in Sarah's imagination, prompting her to write her own account of its unsavory history. As the oak begins to possess her every waking thought, Sarah risks her health and her sanity to unearth a revelation
Threshold : a novel of deep time by Caitlín R Kiernan( Book )

12 editions published between 2001 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 357 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Chance Matthews is still mourning her grandfather when a strange girl with alabaster skin comes to her with a wild story about angels, monsters, and needing Chance's help
Daughter of hounds by Caitlín R Kiernan( Book )

7 editions published between 2007 and 2014 in English and held by 304 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

They are the Children of the Cuckoo. Stolen from their cribs and concealed in shadows to be raised by ghouls, they are now changelings in service to the creatures who rule the world Below and despise the world Above. Any human contact is strictly forbidden and punishment is swift and severe for those who disobey
Murder of angels by Caitlín R Kiernan( Book )

9 editions published between 2004 and 2014 in English and held by 254 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sequel to Kiernan's debut novel, Silk. Ten years ago a drug-fueled experiment opened a window on an alternate world of horrors, and its survivors are still reeling from the aftershocks
Beowulf by Caitlín R Kiernan( Book )

23 editions published between 2000 and 2014 in 7 languages and held by 238 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Based on a motion picture adapted from the Anglo-Saxon epic, retells the heroic efforts of Beowulf, son of Edgetheow, to save the people of Heorot hall from the terrible monster, Grendel
Warrior women( Book )

2 editions published in 2015 in English and held by 226 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"From fantastic legends and science fictional futures come compelling tales of powerful women-or those who discover strength they did not know they possessed--who fight because they must, for what they believe in, for those they love, to simply survive, or who glory in battle itself. Fierce or fearful, they are courageous and honorable--occasionally unscrupulous and tainted--but all warriors worthy of the name. Join bestselling authors Elizabeth Bear, Nancy Kress, George R. R. Martin, Elizabeth Moon and many others as they celebrate the strong female protagonist in what Publishers Weekly calls an 'epic anthology.'" --
Low red moon by Caitlín R Kiernan( Book )

8 editions published between 2003 and 2014 in English and held by 225 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Several years after the events of "Threshold," Chance and Deacon have married. They're looking ahead to the future, trying to put the horrors of the past behind them. But new nightmares await them as a woman with a thirst for violence enters their lives. And something even worse has followed her
A is for alien by Caitlín R Kiernan( Book )

3 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 204 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Riding the white bull -- Faces in revolving souls -- Zero summer -- The pearl diver -- In view of nothing -- Ode to Katan Amano -- A season of broken dolls -- Bradbury weather
Silk by Caitlín R Kiernan( Book )

9 editions published between 1998 and 2014 in English and held by 202 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Spyder Baxter is the patron saint of the alienated and lost. She invites them into her mesmerizing world of ritual and ceremony, blood and fire . . a realm of vengeful gods, of exiled secrets of Heaven
To Charles Fort, with love by Caitlín R Kiernan( Book )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 182 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

To Charles Fort, With Love is a haunting parade of the terrible things which may lie beyond the boundaries of science, the minds which may exist beyond psychology, and the forbidden places which will never be located in any orthodox globe
Searchers after horror : new tales of the weird and fantastic by S. T Joshi( Book )

1 edition published in 2014 in English and held by 167 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of weird and fantastic fiction edited by S.T. Joshi
Alabaster by Caitlín R Kiernan( Book )

3 editions published between 2003 and 2009 in English and held by 162 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An albino girl wanders the sun-scorched backroads of a south Georgia summer, following the bidding of an angel or perhaps only voices in her head, searching out and slaying ancient monsters who have hidden themselves away in the lonely places of the world
Cherry bomb by Caitlín R Kiernan( Book )

3 editions published in 2015 in English and held by 161 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Meet Siobhan Quinn-Half vampire, half werewolf, and retired monster hunter. Or so she though ... Three years have passed since Quinn turned her back on Providence, Rhode Island's seedy supernatural underbelly, walking out on Mr. B. and taking a bus headed anywhere. She hoped her escape would give her some peace from the endless parade of horrors. But a dead girl who quarrels with the moon can't catch a break, and, on the streets of Manhattan, Quinn finds herself caught between a rock and a hard place. Again. What do you do when you're stuck in the middle of a three-million-year-old grudge match between the ghouls and the djinn, accidentally in possession of a hellish artifact that could turn the tide of the war, all the while being hunted by depraved half-ghoul twins intent on taking the object and ushering in a terrifying Dark Age? Especially when you've fallen in love with the woman who got you into this mess-and you ain't nobody's hero ..."--
Tales of pain and wonder by Caitlín R Kiernan( Book )

5 editions published between 2000 and 2008 in English and held by 160 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Included in this collection are 21 short stories by the award willing author of Silk. Caitlin R. Kiernan has added a new voice to the world of horror and supernatural writing. Her stories consistently make it into The Years Best Fantasy and Horror and The Mammoth Book of Best New Horror. Her writing is unique, thought provoking, and leads you to places that you fear, yet find fascinating
The mammoth book of vampire romance 2 by Trisha Telep( Book )

2 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 158 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This bloodthirsty collection of vampire romance includes thrilling new stories from bestselling and award-winning authors such as Jordan Summers, Jaye Wells, Larissa Ione, and others
The dry salvages by Caitlín R Kiernan( Book )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 153 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The best science fiction and fantasy of the year by Jonathan Strahan( Book )

2 editions published between 2012 and 2014 in English and held by 148 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The best, most original and brightest science fiction and fantasy stories from around the globe from the past twelve months are brought together in one collection by multiple award winning editor Jonathan Strahan. This highly popular series now reaches volume eight and will include stories from both the biggest names in the field and the most exciting new talents. Previous volumes have included stories from Neil Gaiman, Stephen King, Cory Doctorow, Stephen Baxter, Elizabeth Bear, Joe Abercrombie, Paolo Bacigalupi, Holly Black, Garth Nix, Jeffrey Ford, Margo Lanagan, Bruce Sterling, Adam Robets, Ellen Klages, and many many more. With this volume the series comes to a new home at Solaris, publishers of Jonathan Strahan's award-winning original Infinities SF anthologies and the and Fearsome fantasy anthologies
Eclipse four : new science fiction and fantasy by Jonathan Strahan( Book )

2 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 141 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents a collection of science fiction and fantasy stories by such authors as Emma Bull, Jeffrey Ford, Michael Stanwick, and Jo Walton
Lovecraft's monsters( )

2 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Prepare to meet the wicked progeny of the master of modern horror. In Lovecraft's Monsters, H.P. Lovecraft's most famous creations?Cthulhu, Shoggoths, Deep Ones, Elder Things, Yog-Sothoth, and more?appear in all their terrifying glory. Each story is a gripping new take on a classic Lovecraftian creature, and each is accompanied by a spectacular original illustration that captures the monsters' unique visage. Contributors include such literary luminaries as Neil Gaiman, Joe R. Lansdale, Caitlín R. Kiernan, Karl Edward Wagner, Elizabeth Bear, and Nick Mamatas. The monsters ar
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The red tree
Alternative Names

controlled identityTierney, Kathleen, 1964-

Caitlín R. Kiernan Amerikaans paleontologe

Caitlín R. Kiernan auteur de romans et de nouvelles de fantasy

Caitlín R. Kiernan US-amerikanische Paläontologin und Schriftstellerin

Kiernan, Caitlín Rebekah.

Kiernan, Caitlín Rebekah 1964-

Tierney Kathleen 1964-....

Кирнан, Кэтлин Ребека

کیتلین کیرنان

키어넌, 케이틀린 R


Threshold : a novel of deep timeDaughter of houndsMurder of angelsBeowulfLow red moonA is for alienSilkTo Charles Fort, with love