WorldCat Identities

Liss, David 1966-

Overview
Works: 65 works in 354 publications in 14 languages and 16,802 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  History  Comic books, strips, etc  Graphic novels  Science fiction comic books, strips, etc  Fantasy fiction  Short stories  Horror tales  Young adult works  Suspense fiction 
Roles: Author
Classifications: PS3562.I7814, 813.6
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by David Liss
A conspiracy of paper : a novel by David Liss( Book )
49 editions published between 2000 and 2013 in 9 languages and held by 2,699 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"In "A Conspiracy of Paper, " David Liss has woven a tale of 18th-century finance, murder, and religion that is a remarkable debut and a thoroughly satisfying novel."--Arthur Golden, author of "Memoirs of a Geisha."
The whiskey rebels : a novel by David Liss( Book )
13 editions published between 2008 and 2013 in English and German and held by 2,148 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Ethan Saunders, a former spy for George Washington, is recruited by Alexander Hamilton to find his ex-fiancee's missing husband. Meanwhile, Joan Maycott and her veteran husband, amid hardship and deprivation on the western Pennsylvania frontier, find unlikely friendship and a chance for prosperity with a new method of distilling whiskey. The Maycotts' success however attracts the brutal attention of men in Hamilton's orbit, men who threaten to destroy all Joan holds dear. As their causes intertwine, Joan and Saunders--both patriots in their own way--find themselves on opposing sides of a daring scheme that will forever change their lives and their new country
The coffee trader : a novel by David Liss( Book )
42 editions published between 2003 and 2013 in 10 languages and held by 2,110 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In seventeenth-century Amsterdam, Miguel Lienzo, a Portuguese-Jewish trader who has lost everything in the sugar market and is desperate to recover his fortune, enters into a partnership with seductive Geertruid Damhouder to introduce coffee to the city and must confront betrayal, greed, and a ruthless adversary to succeed
A spectacle of corruption : a novel by David Liss( Book )
29 editions published between 2004 and 2013 in 7 languages and held by 2,054 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Realizing at the moment of his conviction for a crime he did not commit that someone is determined to see him dead and another to set him free, Benjamin Weaver works to expose a conspiracy with links to the coming election
The Devil's company : a novel by David Liss( Book )
25 editions published between 2007 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 1,709 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The year is 1722. Ruffian for hire, ex-boxer, and master of disguise, Londoner Benjamin Weaver finds himself caught in a deadly game of cat and mouse, pitted against Jerome Cobb, a wealthy and mysterious schemer who needs Weaver's strength and guile for his own treacherous plans. To save his friends and family from Cobb's reach--and more importantly to secure the welfare of England--Weaver must infiltrate the East India Company, navigate its warring factions, and uncover a secret plot of corporate rivals, foreign spies, and government operatives
The ethical assassin by David Liss( Book )
19 editions published between 2006 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 1,235 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Working as a door-to-door salesman in a South Florida trailer park, teenager Lem Altick witnesses the murders of two of his would-be customers and is forced into an alliance with the assassin, an extremist dedicated to animal rights
The twelfth enchantment : a novel by David Liss( Book )
13 editions published between 2011 and 2014 in English and Russian and held by 1,069 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Lucy Derrick, a young Regency woman of good breeding and poor finances, is warned by a beautiful stricken man not to marry Mr. Olson, the local mill owner. Soon it becomes clear that there is more at stake than her own happiness--and that she is caught between two forces, one ancient and one modern
The day of atonement : a novel by David Liss( Book )
3 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 724 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
On a mission of revenge, and in the guise of English businessman Sebastian Foxx, exiled Sebastião Raposa returns to Lisbon, stalking the ruthless Inquisitor priest Pedro Azinheiro who imprisoned his parents ten years earlier. When a twist of fate turns his carefully laid plans to chaos, he will be forced to choose between surrendering to bloodlust or serving the cause of mercy
The ethical assassin by David Liss( Recording )
13 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 436 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
While working as a door-to-door encyclopedia salesman as a means of paying for his college tuition, seventeen-year-old Lemuel Altick witnesses the double assassination of two clients to whom he's about to close a sale. Surprised by Lemuel's presence, the assassin forces Lemuel to become complicit in the murder, an event that instigates Lemuel's exposure to the previously hidden underworld surrounding him. Soon, Lemuel must contend with a boss involved in peddling crystal meth, a crooked cop who owns a hog farm, and a slick-talking assassin who launches into diatribes about the animal rights movement
The whiskey rebels a novel by David Liss( Recording )
7 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 424 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A conspiracy that threatens to topple the fledgling banking system of the post-Revolutionary War United States, brings together Ethan Saunders and Joan Maycott on opposing sides, with the outcome that will forever change their new country hanging in the balance
The coffee trader by David Liss( Recording )
10 editions published between 2003 and 2008 in English and held by 333 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
On the world's first commodities exchange in Amsterdam, 1659 - a mysterious world of trade populated by schemes and rogues, where deception rules the day, Miguel Lienzo has lost everything in a sudden shift in the sugar markets. He enters into a partnership with a seductive Dutchwoman who pitches the newest commodity: coffee
The Devil's company by David Liss( Recording )
12 editions published between 2007 and 2009 in English and held by 329 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Set in 1700s London. When Benjamin Weaver is blackmailed into stealing documents from the ruthless British East India Company, he soon discovers the theft of trade secrets is only the first move in a daring conspiracy within the eighteenth century's most powerful corporation. To save his friends and family, Weaver must infiltrate the Company, navigate its warring factions, and uncover a secret plot of corporate rivals, foreign spies, and government operatives
Dark duets : all-new tales of horror and dark fantasy by Christopher Golden( Book )
2 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 271 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Presents a collection of seventeen tales from the horror, thriller, and dark fantasy genres composed by two, and in one case three, acclaimed writers who have never previously collaborated
A spectacle of corruption by David Liss( Recording )
13 editions published between 2004 and 2005 in English and held by 241 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
London, 1722: After a daring prison escape, ex-boxer Benjamin Weaver resolves to clear his name and find out who framed him for murder. Unable to show himself in public, Weaver takes on the guise of a wealthy Jamaican planter as he makes his way from the gutters of London to the halls of power and a hotly contested parliamentary election in search of the truth
The twelfth enchantment by David Liss( Recording )
9 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in English and held by 164 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
After the death of her father, Lucy Derrick is forced to maintain a shabby dignity as an unwanted boarder with her unpleasant uncle, fending off marriage to the local mill owner, Mr. Olson. But her prospects of even that unwanted match are complicated by the appearance of a beautiful stricken man who appears on the family doorstep begging her not to marry Mr. Olson just as he collapses. This appearance seems to open the door to a series of increasingly strange occurrences surrounding Lucy
A conspiracy of paper a novel by David Liss( Recording )
9 editions published between 1999 and 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 150 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A retired Jewish boxer in 18th century London investigates the mysterious death of his father, who has been involved in the newly created stock market
Captain America by Ed Brubaker( Book )
1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 99 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Black Panther, now patrolling the streets of Hell's Kitchen, searches for a former employee who has been changed by a mad scientist's experiments, but he must find him before Kraven the Hunter does. Then,during Fear Itself, T'Challa must deal with the Hate Monger spreading fear among the citizens of Hell's Kitchen and whipping them into an angry mob as well as being arrested by Homeland Security
Mystery men by David Liss( Book )
4 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in English and held by 77 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"A group of New York City's wealthy elite is turning the suffering of the Great Depression into soaring profits, with an even greater evil planned! Dennis Piper, the masked man known as the Operative, seeks to settle the score by thieving from the rich and giving to the poor. But when his girlfriend, Broadway starlet Alice Starr, is murdered, and Piper is fingered for the crime, the charismatic cat burglar becomes a fugitive, hunted by a corrupt police force as he pursues the real killer. Pitted against Manhattan's most influential capitalists led by the insidious General and facing supernatural powers beyond his imagination, the Operative enlists the help of the Marvel Universe's first masked heroes, the likes of which have never been seen before! The Revenant! The Surgeon! Achilles! The Aviatrix! They are the Mystery Men, and nothing will ever be the same!"--Jacket
Black Panther, the man without fear by David Liss( Book )
1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 73 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"In the wake of Shadowland, there's a new protector of Hell's Kitchen! He has no kingdom, no Vibranium, and no high-tech safety net- just bloody knuckles and the will to prove himself in a foreign land where the fiercest of jungle predators stalks the most dangerous urban prey! His name is T'Challa, and in the aftermath of Shadowland, he will create a new life, a new identity, and learn what it is to be a different kind of hero. But with Daredevil gone, the bad guys are coming out to play, and Vlad the Impaler plots his bloody rise to power."--Amazon.com
Black Panther, the most dangerous man alive! by David Liss( Book )
1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 54 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
Liss 1966-
Liss, Deivids 1966-
Лисс, Дėвид 1966-
Лисс, Дэвид 1966-
ליס, דוד 1966-
ליס, דיוויד 1966-
リス, デイヴィッド
Languages
English (197)
Spanish (29)
Italian (10)
Russian (9)
Dutch (6)
German (4)
Polish (3)
Korean (3)
French (2)
Chinese (2)
Turkish (2)
Portuguese (2)
Japanese (1)
Hebrew (1)
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