WorldCat Identities

Doyle, Gerard

Works: 144 works in 247 publications in 1 language and 3,703 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Fantasy fiction  Juvenile works  Short stories  Children's audiobooks  Detective and mystery fiction  Domestic fiction  Psychological fiction  Fantasy fiction, American  Suspense fiction 
Roles: Narrator, Author
Classifications: PR6051.R285, FIC
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works by Gerard Doyle
Edge of danger by Jack Higgins( )

10 editions published between 2001 and 2014 in English and held by 985 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Rashid family, half British, half Arab, is driecting its rage against the United States, whose president they hold responsible for a series of attacks against their power and honor. From opposite ends of the world, hints are picked up by Blake Johnson, head of the clandestine White House operation known as the Basement, and his Irish colleague, Sean Dillon, but hints to what and by whom?
The last temptation by Val McDermid( Recording )

5 editions published between 2002 and 2011 in English and held by 425 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Weary forensic profiler Dr. Tony Hill is called in to track a killer who is targeting psychologists across northern Europe, a case that he takes on when the next victim is an old friend
Dying to tell by Robert Goddard( Recording )

10 editions published between 2002 and 2016 in English and held by 319 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

For the past few years, Lance Bradley has led an uneventful and almost pathetic life. That all changes with a visit from the sister of his old friend, Rupert. Rupe has apparently gone missing, along with a large sum of money, and dangerous people are looking for him. As Lance tries to untangle the web of deceit surrounding Rupe's disappearance, his ordinary life gets turned upside down
The ninth life of Louis Drax by Liz Jensen( Recording )

11 editions published between 2004 and 2014 in English and held by 294 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Nine-year-old Louis Drax lies in a coma in a hospital bed, re-living the events that led to his near-fatal fall into a ravine. Despite being attracted to the boy's mother Natalie Drax, Louis' doctor, Pascal Dannachet, begins reluctantly to question her version of Louis' accident and the apparent culpability of her missing husband. As the boy struggles to communicate from within his coma, the chilling truth emerges
One for my baby by Tony Parsons( Recording )

6 editions published between 2002 and 2009 in English and held by 183 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After his beloved wife dies, Alfie Budd's life falls apart. Grieving and numb, he returns to England to find his parents feuding, his grandmother's health failing, and his ambitions to be a writer fading. Hopeless, Alfie spends his days teaching at a language school and wandering aimlessly through a string of casual affairs
How to be a pirate by Cressida Cowell( Recording )

8 editions published between 2005 and 2010 in English and held by 183 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Follows the further adventures and misadventures of Hiccup Horrendous Haddock the Third as his Viking training continues and his father leads a stranger and the Hairy Hooligans to the Isle of Skullions in search of a pirate's treasure
Cross and burn by Val McDermid( Recording )

3 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in English and held by 123 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A killer is on the loose, a killer who threatens both psychologist Tony Hill and Detective Carol Jordan but in very different ways
Man and wife by Tony Parsons( Recording )

3 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 113 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Harry Silver is heading for marriage - his second - with Cyd. But was that ending too much like a fairytale? It means learning how to be a good father to his son Pat, who will live with his first wife, Gina, and to Cyd's daughter, Peggy, who will live with them. And it's not easy. Did Harry commit to a new relationship too soon? Can he keep this more complicated life on the rails?
The distant echo by Val McDermid( Recording )

1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 91 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Four students stagger home from a party, only to stumble upon a raped, stabbed, and left for dead woman. The only suspects are the 4 students. 25 years later, one by one, they start to die from intent-driven crimes. One of the students must find out who really killed her before this person taking revenge gets to him
The grave by James Heneghan( Recording )

4 editions published between 2000 and 2002 in English and held by 87 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Thirteen-year-old Tom, an unhappy foster child in Liverpool, falls into a massive open grave and is transported to Ireland in 1847, where he finds himself in the midst of the deadly potato famine
Acid Row by Minette Walters( Recording )

4 editions published between 2002 and 2012 in English and held by 86 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Visiting a crime-riddled housing project and unaware that a known pedophile lives there, a woman doctor learns that a child has gone missing and that the project's vigilantes are out in force, trapping her with a man who is intent on hurting her
The smoking room by Julie Parsons( Book )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 71 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In all began one morning in the smoking room of the Department of Health and Welfare. That was where happily married Jack met the lovely Grace. At first smoking was all they had in common. But soon they were sharing a lot more. Love, as well as cigarette smoke, was in the air." "But when Miriam, Jack's wife, began to suspect that his feelings had changed, everything became a lot more dangerous. Because Miriam was a woman who liked to get her own way, and this time she was playing to win
Rebecca's tale by Sally Beauman( Recording )

1 edition published in 2001 in English and held by 69 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Continues the story of Daphne du Maurier's Rebecca. Twenty years after Rebecca's death, family friend Colonel Julyan asks his daughter and a mysterious scholar to reconsider her death in light of newly discovered diaries
The story of Joe Brown by Rose Doyle( Recording )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 64 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The little gentleman by Philippa Pearce( Recording )

2 editions published between 2004 and 2005 in English and held by 53 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young girl's dull life is transformed when she meets and befriends an extraordinary talking mole that likes to be read to and tell of his own past exploits throughout the centuries
And thereby hangs a tale by Jeffrey Archer( Book )

3 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 48 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fifteen short pieces are set in various world regions and include "Members Only," in which a young man's life is transformed by a Christmas cracker
Eldest by Christopher Paolini( Book )

5 editions published between 2005 and 2008 in English and Undetermined and held by 41 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Furthering his training in the ways of a Dragon Rider, Eragon goes to live amongst the elves in fabled Ellesmera. There a new adventure begins
E. Aster Bunnymund and the warrior eggs at the earth's core! by William Joyce( Recording )

7 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 35 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

E. Aster Bunnymund uses his martial arts skills, his network of tunnels, and the help of MiM, Sand Mansnoozy, and Nicholas St. North to battle the Nightmare King, Pitch, who has sent a venomous serpent to attack Bunnymund's royal guard of warrior eggs
The untouchable by Gerald Seymour( Recording )

1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 34 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Untouchable is the tale of Mister, the supreme crimelord of London, and his scheme to expand his illicit enterprises into the Balkans. Only one man stands in his way -- British customs officer Joey Cann
Empire of the sun by J. G Ballard( Recording )

2 editions published between 2003 and 2016 in English and held by 32 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Best-selling author J.G. Ballard was a privileged British child living in China when World War II broke out. Separated from his parents, he was confined in a Japanese internment camp from 1942 to 1945. Empire of the Sun is his riveting eyewitness account of these years during the Japanese occupation of Shanghai. It was made into a popular, award-winning movie directed by Steven Spielberg. Narrator Gerard Doyle's performance captures young Ballard's courage and curiosity
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Edge of danger
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