WorldCat Identities

Liss, David 1966-

Overview
Works: 77 works in 401 publications in 15 languages and 16,898 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  History  Historical fiction  Comic books, strips, etc  Graphic novels  Suspense fiction  Detective and mystery fiction  Science fiction comic books, strips, etc  Comics (Graphic works)  Juvenile works 
Roles: Author, wat
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 )

57 editions published between 2000 and 2013 in 9 languages and held by 2,443 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 )

18 editions published between 2008 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 1,961 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 )

62 editions published between 2001 and 2016 in 15 languages and held by 1,917 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In seventeenth-century Amsterdam, Miguel Lienzo, a Portuguese-Jewish trader desperate to recover his lost fortune, enters into a partnership with seductive Geertruid Damhouder to introduce coffee to the city, and confronts a ruthless adversary
A spectacle of corruption : a novel by David Liss( Book )

35 editions published between 2004 and 2013 in 8 languages and held by 1,789 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 )

27 editions published between 2007 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 1,512 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. Weaver is blackmailed into stealing documents from England's most heavily guarded estate, the headquarters of the ruthless British East India Company, but the theft of corporate secrets is only the first move in a daring conspiracy within the eighteenth century's most powerful corporation. 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 )

20 editions published between 2006 and 2012 in 6 languages and held by 1,089 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 941 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 )

6 editions published between 2014 and 2015 in English and held by 910 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
Randoms by David Liss( Book )

4 editions published between 2015 and 2016 in English and held by 678 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"A twelve-year-old boy is chosen to join a four-person applicant team to work towards membership in the Confederation of United Planets, and stumbles across conspiracies resembling science fiction he's been a fan of his entire life"--
The ethical assassin by David Liss( Recording )

12 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 381 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
Rebels by David Liss( Book )

2 editions published in 2016 in English and held by 356 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When Zeke returns to space to go on a secret mission for the director of the Confederation of United Planets, chaos ensues
The coffee trader by David Liss( Recording )

11 editions published between 2003 and 2008 in English and held by 280 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 )

13 editions published between 2007 and 2009 in English and held by 278 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
The whiskey rebels : a novel by David Liss( Recording )

6 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 276 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
A spectacle of corruption by David Liss( Recording )

13 editions published between 2004 and 2005 in English and held by 205 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 )

10 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in English and held by 155 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 a handsome but curse-stricken stranger who appears on the family doorstep begging her not to marry Mr. Olson. This appearance opens the door to a series of increasingly strange occurrences surrounding Lucy
Renegades by David Liss( Book )

2 editions published in 2017 in English and held by 139 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After many ups and downs, Zeke and his friends work together in a final effort to stop the evil Phands from taking over the galaxy
A conspiracy of paper : a novel by David Liss( Recording )

8 editions published between 2000 and 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 129 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
The death of Captain America by Ed Brubaker( Book )

2 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 117 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 )

5 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in English and French and held by 86 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When the dead body of a young starlet washes ashore a Hampton's beach, one desperate man will sacrifice everything - and enter a wild new world of outrageous costumes, femme fatales, rooftop battles, and shocking secrets - as he embarks on a quest to clear his name and pursue justice!
 
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A conspiracy of paper : a novel
Alternative Names
David Liss Amerikaans romanschrijver

David Liss écrivain américain

David Liss US-amerikanischer Schriftsteller

Liss 1966-

Liss, David

Liss, Deivids 1966-

Девід Лісс

Лисс, Дėвид 1966-

Лисс, Дэвид 1966-

ליס, דוד 1966-

ליס, דיוויד

ליס, דיוויד 1966-

리스, 데이비드 1966-

리스, 데이빗 1966-

デイヴィッド・リス

リス, デイヴィッド

大衛·利斯

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The whiskey rebels : a novelThe coffee trader : a novelA spectacle of corruption : a novelThe Devil's company : a novelThe ethical assassinThe twelfth enchantment : a novelThe ethical assassinThe coffee trader