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Leyva, Henry

Works: 114 works in 433 publications in 1 language and 17,458 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Thrillers (Fiction)  Biography  Detective and mystery fiction  Golf stories  Juvenile works  Legal drama  Legal fiction (Literature)  Science fiction  Political fiction 
Roles: Narrator, nar, Performer
Classifications: PS3566.A822, 813.54
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works by Henry Leyva
Gone by James Patterson( Recording )

21 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in English and held by 1,589 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A crime lord has declared war on America. Only Detective Michael Bennett knows why. Manuel Perrine doesn't fear anyone or anything. A charismatic and ruthless leader, Perrine slaughters rivals as effortlessly as he wears his trademark white linen suit. Detective Michael Bennett once managed to put Perrine behind bars, the only official in the US ever to accomplish that. But now Perrine is out, and he has sworn to find and kill Bennett and everyone dear to him. Detective Bennett, along with his ten adopted children, their nanny, and his grandfather, are hidden safely on a rural California farm, with guards courtesy of the FBI's witness protection program. Perrine begins to embark on an escalating series of assassinations across the country, killings whose brazenness and audacity bring into question the possibility of safety and law in the US. The FBI has no choice but to ask Detective Bennett to risk it all in Perrine's war on America
Alert : a Michael Bennett novel by James Patterson( Recording )

18 editions published in 2015 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,416 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Someone is trying to bring New York to its knees. After a series of urban disasters throws daily life into utter chaos, the entire city is on high alert. Waiting for the next deadly domino to fall, Detective Michael Bennett, along with his old pal, the FBI's Emily Parker, have to catch the shadowy criminals who claim responsibility. In the wake of a shocking assassination, Bennett begins to suspect that these mysterious events are just the prelude to the biggest threat of all
Three weeks with my brother by Nicholas Sparks( Recording )

23 editions published between 2004 and 2015 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,290 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In January 2003, Nicholas Sparks and his brother Micah set off on a three week trip around the world. It was to mark a milestone in their lives, for at 37 and 38 respectively, they were now the only surviving members of their family. Against the backdrop of the wonders of the world, the Sparks brothers band together to heal, to remember, and to learn to live life to the fullest
Identical by Scott Turow( Recording )

13 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in English and held by 1,225 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Based loosely on the myth of Castor and Pollux, this is the story of identical twins Paul and Cass Giannis and the complex relationships between their family and their former neighbors, the Kronons. The novel focuses principally on events in 2008, when Paul is a candidate for Mayor of Kindle County, and Cass is released from the penitentiary, 25 years after pleading guilty to the murder of his girlfriend, Athena Kronon. The plot centers on the re-investigation of Athena's murder, carried out together by Evon Miller, an ex-FBI agent who is the head of security for the Kronon family business ZP, and private investigator Tim Brodie, 81, a former homicide detective. The complex web of murder, sex, and betrayal-as only Scott Turow could weave-dramatically unfolds, and the chilling truth is revealed: people will believe what they want to believe
Miracle at Augusta : a novel by James Patterson( Recording )

11 editions published in 2015 in English and held by 1,084 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Travis McKinley is living the life he always dreamed of. He was an ordinary man living an ordinary life, until a miraculous twist of fate led to him become a golf pro at the age of fifty and win the USPGA Senior Open. But recently Travis's good fortunes have taken a turn for the worse, and his game is falling apart. Then, drunk in a bar one night, he gets into a brawl with a fellow golf pro which is captured on camara and broadcast across America. Travis is hauled in front of the USPGA and banned from the tour for the rest of the season. With his dream life suddenly snatched away from him, Travis is forced to access how things got this bad, and how a person who has been so focussed on his own selfish needs can rediscover what is truly important
Forbidden by Ted Dekker( Recording )

13 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 871 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After happening upon a journal through strange circumstance, Rom's world is shattered. He learns that humanity long ago ceased to 'live, ' that it exists today in a living death of emotions. In a terrible risk, Rom exposes himself to the vial of blood folded into the old leather of the journal. His change is fearful and fraught with mind-bending emotion. A once-pious observer of the Order's passionless statues, he is filled with uncontrollable impulses. He is filled with love
The priest's graveyard by Ted Dekker( Recording )

13 editions published in 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 854 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After his mother died in the Bosnian War, Danny Hansen emigrated to America to escape his demons. He is now a priest who has made it his personal mission to reform the wicked. When he crosses paths with Renee Gilmore, a young, victimized woman, he vows to bring her abuser to justice
The testament by John Grisham( Recording )

14 editions published between 1999 and 2004 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 842 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

With the help of a jaded lawyer, an eccentric, aged billionaire makes a female missionary heir to his fortune while his family challenges the inheritance
Saving Shiloh by Phyllis Reynolds Naylor( Recording )

22 editions published between 1997 and 2012 in English and held by 814 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sixth-grader Marty and his family try to help their rough neighbor, Judd Travers, change his mean ways, even though their West Virginia community continues to expect the worst of him
Mortal by Ted Dekker( Recording )

12 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in English and held by 626 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Set in a terrifying, medieval future, where grim pageantry masks death, this tale of dark desires and staggering stakes peels back the layers of the heart for all who dare take the journey
Deep down dark : the untold stories of 33 men buried in a Chilean mine, and the miracle that set them free by Héctor Tobar( Recording )

11 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 585 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The exclusive, official story of the survival, faith, and family of Chile's thirty-three trapped minersWhen the San Jos ̌mine collapsed outside of Copiap, ̤ Chile, in August 2010, it trapped thirty-three miners beneath thousands of feet of rock for a record-breaking sixty-nine days. Across the globe, we sat riveted to television and computer screens as journalists flocked to the Atacama desert. While we saw what transpired above ground during the grueling and protracted rescue, the story of the miners' experiences below the earth's surface-and the lives that led them there-hasn't been heard until now. In Deep Down Dark, a master work by a Pulitzer Prize-winning journalist, Hčtor Tobar gains exclusive access to the miners and their stories. The result is a miraculous and emotionally textured account of the thirty-three men who came to think of the San Jos ̌mine as a kind of coffin, as a "cave" inflicting constant and thundering aural torment, and as a church where they sought redemption through prayer while the world watched from above. It offers an understanding of the families and personal histories that brought "los 33" to the mine, and the mystical and spiritual elements that surrounded working in such a dangerous place
Sovereign by Ted Dekker( Recording )

12 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 524 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Nine years after Rom Sebastian was thrust into the most unlikely of circumstances, the alliance of his followers is in disarray. An epic battle with The Order has left them deeply divided. Only 49 followers remain loyal to Rom. This meager band must fight for survival as The Order focuses on their annihilation
The sanctuary by Ted Dekker( Recording )

6 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 452 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Danny Hansen is serving a 50 year prison term in California for the murder of two abusive men. Filled with remorse, Danny is determined to live out his days by a code of non-violence and maneuvers deftly within a ruthless prison system. But when Renee Gilmore, the woman he loves, receives a box containing a bloody finger and draconian demands from a mysterious enemy on the outside, Danny must find a way to escape
Trespasser by Paul Doiron( Recording )

5 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 301 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

While on patrol one evening, Bowditch receives a call for help: a woman has struck a deer on a secluded road. When he arrives on the scene, he finds blood in the road, but both the driver and the deer have vanished. The details of the disappearance seem eerily familiar as seven years earlier, lobsterman Erland Jefferts was convicted of rape and murder, but his supposed victim was later found alive in what was possibly an elaborate frame up. For Bowditch, doing nothing is not an option
The bone orchard by Paul Doiron( Recording )

4 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 290 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A game warden Mike Bowditch must track down an elusive killer who's struck very close to home
Tom Clancy's Op-center by Jeff Rovin( Recording )

3 editions published in 2017 in English and held by 288 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The brutal murder of an undercover agent reveals a plot to foment a full-fledged war between Russia and Ukraine. Former U.S. Ambassador to the Ukraine Douglas Flannery meets with an old friend and former spy to help thwart a Russian plan to overrun her native Ukraine; but the group she's working for is planning a much more dangerous scheme in order to draw in NATO forces--and possibly ignite World War III. After the spy is killed following their meeting, Director Chase Williams and his team in the Op-Center must use cyber warfare and spycraft in tandem with Douglas's information to prevent the United States from being forced to take sides in a crisis as Ukraine, its NATO allies, and Russia rapidly deploy forces in a dangerous game of brinksmanship
Fatal by Michael Palmer( Recording )

5 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 284 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Returning to his Virginia home to investigate the tragic deaths of his wife and father, a young maverick doctor encounters a series of suspicious accidents that reveal a bizarre syndrome that could place countless lives at risk
The precipice : a novel by Paul Doiron( Recording )

5 editions published in 2015 in English and held by 276 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When two young female hikers disappear in the Hundred Mile Wilderness, Maine game warden Mike Bowditch joins the search to find them. When two corpses are discovered - the bones picked clean by coyotes - rumors spread that the women were stalked and killed by the increasingly aggressive canines. Despite some misgivings, Bowditch does his grisly job. But he finds his complacency challenged by his new girlfriend, the brilliant but volatile biologist Stacey Stevens, who insists coyotes merely scavenged the bodies after the women were murdered. Were the young women really killed by coyotes or, as Stacey insisted, were they murdered by the most dangerous animal in the North Woods? Print run 40,000
Killing Castro by Lawrence Block( Recording )

11 editions published between 2009 and 2015 in English and held by 247 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

There were five of them, each prepared to kill, each with his own reasons for accepting what might well be a suicide mission. The pay? $20,000 apiece. The mission? Find a way into Cuba and kill Castro. This breathtaking thriller, originally published the year before the Cuban Missile Crisis under a pen name Lawrence Block never used before or since, is the rarest of Block's books-and still a work of chilling relevance all these years later, with Castro and Cuba once again commanding headlines
Massacre pond : [a novel] by Paul Doiron( Recording )

5 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 242 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

On an unseasonably hot October morning, Bowditch is called to the scene of a bizarre crime: the corpses of five moose have been found senselessly butchered on the estate of Elizabeth Morse, a wealthy animal rights activist who is buying up huge parcels of timberland to create a new national park
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Three weeks with my brother
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ForbiddenThe priest's graveyardThe testamentSaving ShilohTrespasserFatal