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Gischler, Victor 1969-

Overview
Works: 116 works in 259 publications in 7 languages and 5,383 library holdings
Genres: Comic books, strips, etc  Fiction  Graphic novels  Science fiction comic books, strips, etc  Comics (Graphic works)  College stories  Satire  Fantasy comics  Horror comics  Paranormal fiction 
Roles: Author, Creator
Classifications: PS3607.I48,
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Publications about Victor Gischler
Publications by Victor Gischler
Most widely held works by Victor Gischler
X-Men by Victor Gischler( Book )
14 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in English and German and held by 768 libraries worldwide
After a human bomb explodes in San Francisco's Union Square, Jubilee is one of the dozens covered in blood. The former X-Man falls victim to a strange manufactured virus--all part of the plan of Xarus, son of Dracula. Xarus is the new lord of the vampires, having slain his father, and he has an ultimatum for the X-Men: join his ranks as vampires, or perish. The X-Men enlist the aid of vampire-hunter Blade and even bargain with a resurrected Dracula himself, but who will win the ultimate battle between superpowered mutants and vampires in the streets of San Francisco?
The pistol poets by Victor Gischler( Book )
12 editions published between 2004 and 2007 in English and French and held by 520 libraries worldwide
Determined to escape his old life, Harold Jenks, a drug lord's lieutenant in one of St. Louis's toughest ghettos, swaps identities with a scholarship student headed for Eastern Oklahoma University, where he finds himself the new graduate assistant in the English department and encounters visiting professor Jay Morgan, a man with a dead student in his bed
Stay : a novel by Victor Gischler( Book )
3 editions published in 2015 in English and held by 486 libraries worldwide
"David Sparrow is an awesome stay-at-home dad. He gets his kids ready for school while his wife, Amy, commutes to New York City, where she was recently promoted to Deputy District Attorney. In fact, she just inherited a major case: prosecuting crime lord Dante Payne. Meanwhile, David is content chatting with the moms at school drop-off, making dinner at night, and doing housework. But when Dante Payne takes the fight directly to Amy, attacking her where she lives, David is forced to "reactivate" himself, revealing a history and deadly skill set his wife knew nothing about. And he'll do anything to protect his family. Part Taken, part First Blood, Stay is an action-packed, often hilarious, and hugely entertaining suburban thriller"--
Go-go girls of the apocalypse by Victor Gischler( Book )
5 editions published between 2008 and 2010 in English and German and held by 416 libraries worldwide
Ten years after the world ends, insurance salesman Mortimer Tate emerges from his well-stocked mountain hideout to find a desolate land populated by bandits, savages, cannibals, and a lone cowboy named Buffalo Bill, who becomes his sidekick in danger and exploration. Joined by Sheila and Tyler, two women who have made their own paths to survival, the group discovers the glue that holds a fragile civilization together?a franchise of strip clubs called Joey Armageddon's Sassy-a-Go-Go
Suicide squeeze by Victor Gischler( Book )
6 editions published between 2005 and 2006 in English and held by 377 libraries worldwide
Conner Samson, is hired to take back a sloop, the Electric Jenny, from its defaulting owner, Teddy Folger. Folger has burned down his comic book and baseball card store in Pensacola, Fla., for the insurance, and now plans to sail away from his old life--and wife--on the craft. But what Conner soon discovers is that an almost priceless treasure, a baseball card signed in 1954 by both Joe DiMaggio and Marilyn Monroe, is hidden on the Jenny--and that a Japanese collector with a team of deadly ninjas will kill anyone who gets in the way of his acquiring it
Vampire a go-go by Victor Gischler( Book )
5 editions published between 2009 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 343 libraries worldwide
On the brink of failing out of school, graduate student Allen Cabbot agrees to participate in a research project to save his academic career. He is swept into an adventure with witches, vampires, ghosts, and a hunt for the famed philosopher's stone and its transforming powers
Gun monkeys by Victor Gischler( Book )
16 editions published between 2001 and 2008 in 5 languages and held by 275 libraries worldwide
Charlie "the Hook" Swift, an enforcer for Florida crime boss Stan, finds himself with a much-sought after set of crooked ledgers and on the run for his life when a hit at a strip club goes horribly wrong
X-Men : FF by Victor Gischler( Book )
2 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 197 libraries worldwide
When the Future Foundation discovers a distress beacon from another dimension, they join forces with the X-Men hopping dimensions in order to rescue sea captain Lee Forrester, encounter dinosaurs, aliens, and an old friend
Spike by Victor Gischler( Book )
2 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 129 libraries worldwide
"Spike hightails it for the dark side of the moon after parting ways with his on-again, off-again love interest, Buffy the Vampire Slayer. Once a terrifying vampire, Spike has grown soft. It's nothing that a vacation on a bug-filled spaceship headed for the moon can't fix. That and some heavy drinking. But his plans for self-loathing are interrupted when he's confronted by dangerous demons looking for a first-class ticket to...Sunnydale! Villains from Spike's shady past appear, and a sultry succubus tempts Spike to move on from his aching heart. Victor Gischler and Paul Lee bring Spike to vivid life, presenting this vampire who chose to have a soul with the hard truth about himself and his enduring pursuit of the Slayer." --p.[4] of cover
Deadpool Classic by Victor Gischler( Book )
2 editions published in 2015 in English and held by 107 libraries worldwide
"Under contract with A.I.M., Deadpool ventures into the Savage Land to obtain the ultimate biological weapon: his own dang head! Yup, Zombie Deadpool's decapitated head makes its glorious return, and he's tired of being carried around everywhere. Deadpool will have to keep his own head on straight if he hopes to survive these Savage Land shenanigans and collect his bounty. Then, as if the zombie thing wasn't enough, it's alternate universe mayhem as Deadpool encounters a multitude of malevolent mirror images: S.H.I.E.L.D Major Wilson, Wanda Wilson and the Deadpool Kid! But what happens when Deadpool, A.I.M. agents and his foxy new ladylove travel into the Marvel Zombieverse to try to return "Headpool" home?
Prelude to Deadpool Corps by Victor Gischler( Book )
2 editions published between 2010 and 2011 in English and held by 104 libraries worldwide
The deputy by Victor Gischler( Book )
6 editions published between 2010 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 97 libraries worldwide
Coyote Crossing is a dusty little town in western Oklahoma, a sleepy little pit stop for truckers, not a lot going on. So a dead body in the middle of the street at midnight is quite an event. The chief of police wants all hands on deck, so he calls Toby Sawyer to come baby-sit the body
Shotgun opera by Victor Gischler( Book )
6 editions published between 2005 and 2006 in English and held by 95 libraries worldwide
A retired hitman gets back into the game to help out a nephew, but soon finds himself up against a hot young female assassin and a whole new set of rules
Angel & Faith by Victor Gischler( Book )
6 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 85 libraries worldwide
Angel's work is never done. Last time he averted an apocalypse, part of London turned into a chaotic stew of supernatural forces. Who better to watch over it than Angel himself? Or so he thinks - until he finds himself going down a really wrong road. Meanwhile, Faith begins a new chapter in her life - slaying the undead with Buffy, and then going corporate when a juicy offer tempts her
Captain America by Kieron Gillen( Book )
1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 84 libraries worldwide
As the Fear Itself hammer-wielders continue their campaign of terror, Red Hulk takes on the newly deified Ben Grimm, the FF's Thing! It's bruiser vs. bruiser as two of the world's strongest battle it out in an all-out brawl that will shake the world! Plus: Omegex, a deadly force from beyond the far reaches of space, has awakened - and he wants Red Hulk! What can Red do against a destroyer of entire worlds? Then, as the Worthy-enhanced Hulk rampages across the countryside, only one group stands against him: the Vampire Nation!
Deadpool Corps ( Book )
2 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 77 libraries worldwide
The Deadpool Corps embark on the universe-spanning mission that only they can accomplish. Tapped by the Elders of the Universe to gather a crack team of his alternative universe selves for what amounts to an intergalactic suicide mission, Deadpool just can't say no. Enter: Headpool, Kidpool, Dogpool and Lady Deadpool--and it's off to the rescue, right? Not so fast. Turns out another Elder, the Champion, isn't quite sold on this new super-team. If Deadpool and crew want to streak across the universe to face the ultimate enemy, their destiny, and much needed tacos and beer, they're going to have to pass a little test first
Gestapo Mars by Victor Gischler( Book )
3 editions published in 2015 in English and held by 75 libraries worldwide
"Carter Sloan is a trained assassin--the best there is, pulled out of cryogenic sleep whenever an assignment demands his skills. So when he's kept in the deep freeze for 258 years, he's seriously pissed off. Yet his government needs him, to hunt down the enemy known as the Daughter of the Brass Dragon. The future of the galaxy-spanning Reich depends on it, so Sloan is off--screwing, swearing, and shooting his way across interstellar space."--Back cover
Angel & Faith by Victor Gischler( Book )
4 editions published between 2014 and 2015 in English and held by 68 libraries worldwide
"Faith can't resist a Deepscan mission to South America when she discovers that it centers on finding missing demon hunter Riley Finn. She and Riley have a rocky history, and Faith wants to make amends. When it becomes clear that a tribe of jungle-dwelling vampires are related to Riley's disappearance, Faith and her team have to call on their rusty slayer skills! Across the Atlantic in London's Magic Town, Amy the Rat has been seeking favors, and Angel is on alert--he knows the witch is after more than she's letting on."--Back cover
Deadpool Corps by Victor Gischler( Book )
3 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 65 libraries worldwide
"Fresh from inexplicably saving the galaxy, the Deadpool Corps is offered a mission by the Omega Confederation to squash a rebellion by the Krook people that is derailing the company's mining operation. Naturally, the Confederation is a little miffed upon learning the Corps has changed sides! Deadpool tries to modernize the Krook society so that the people can defend themselves from invasion, at the same time attempting to win Princess Teela's affections. But her father, the king, challenges Deadpool's rise to power and his kingdom's industrialization. Leave it to Wade Wilson to inciete a civil war. Father fights daughter, brother battles brother, and Lady Deadpool duesl Deadpool! Will Wade and friends make it out alive, or will their meddling destroy the entire planet?"--P. [4] of cover
Angel & Faith by Victor Gischler( Book )
4 editions published between 2014 and 2015 in English and held by 64 libraries worldwide
"When Faith returns to London, her qualms about reteaming with Angel are pushed aside when the demon Eldre Koh's search for vengeance and his lost friend Illyria bring him to Magic Town. Angel and Faith learn the truth behind Koh's quest and delve into the strange circumstances of an old ally's return" -- Page [4] of cover
 
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Alternative Names
Gischler 1969-
Victor Gischler American crime fiction author
Victor Gischler Amerikaans schrijver
Victor Gischler amerikansk författare
Victor Gischler amerikansk skribent
Victor Gischler US-amerikanischer Schriftsteller, Comicbuchautor
ギシュラー, ヴィクター
Languages
English (88)
French (4)
Italian (4)
German (3)
Spanish (3)
Japanese (1)
Czech (1)
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