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Twining, James

Overview
Works: 32 works in 164 publications in 13 languages and 3,522 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Suspense fiction  Detective and mystery fiction  Action and adventure fiction  Adventure stories  Psychological fiction  Abridgments  Domestic fiction  Biography 
Roles: Author, Creator
Classifications: PS3556.I458, 813.54
Publication Timeline
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Publications about James Twining
Publications by James Twining
Most widely held works by James Twining
The black sun by James Twining( Book )
35 editions published between 2006 and 2016 in 9 languages and held by 1,132 libraries worldwide
In the aftermath of several bizarre crimes, Tom Kirk follows an elaborate trail of clues laid by SS secret agents throughout America and Europe in the final days of Nazi Germany that are believed to lead to a fabled treasure
The double eagle : a novel by James Twining( Book )
39 editions published between 2005 and 2014 in 10 languages and held by 1,081 libraries worldwide
Seventy years after the U.S.'s bullion supply is recalled in response to the 1930s banking crisis, one of the nation's few surviving double eagle coins is discovered on the murdered body of a priest
The Geneva deception by James Twining( Book )
21 editions published between 2009 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 361 libraries worldwide
Mafia, a secret society and the world's greatest treasures all converge in James Twining's all new jaw--dropping thriller featuring reformed art thief Tom Kirk
The gilded seal by James Twining( file )
6 editions published between 2007 and 2012 in English and held by 155 libraries worldwide
The most audacious heist in history is about to commence, and Tom Kirk is right in the middle of it! Whilst investigating the theft of a stolen Da Vinci, reformed art thief Tom Kirk is confronted with the horrifying sight of a cat nailed to the wall where the painting once stood. He recognises the sign as a greeting from his old enemy Milo, and then finds out that a long time friend in Seville has been murdered. Meanwhile, in New York, FBI agent Jennifer Browne has been asked to investigate a possible art fraud. The trail leads to an Iranian art dealer who denies all knowledge, but when a lawyer who he had dealings with is murdered, Jennifer knows she has stumbled across something very sinister. Are the reappearance of Milo, the murder of Tom's friend and the stolen Da Vinci connected? Are Tom and Jennifer's paths destined to cross again as they descend into a maelstrom of deadly betrayal?
The Geneva deception by James Twining( Sound Recording )
4 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 67 libraries worldwide
Retired art thief Tom Kirk is asked by an old friend to investigate a case involving the thief of the long lost Caravaggio painting. Before long they find themselves submerged in a vast criminal conspiracy involving the police, politicians, the church and the secret society born of a pact between two Mafia families decades before
The double eagle by James Twining( Sound Recording )
5 editions published between 2006 and 2007 in English and held by 58 libraries worldwide
In Paris a priest is murdered and dumped into the Seine. But he has taken a secret with him to his death - a secret that reveals itself during his autopsy and reawakens dark memories. Jennifer Browne, a young and ambitious FBI agent is assigned to the case. This is her last chance to kick start a career that has stalled after one fatal error of judgement three years before. Her investigation uncovers a daring robbery from Fort Knox and Tom Kirk, the world's greatest art thief is the prime suspect. Tom, caught between his desire to get out of the game and his partner's insistence that he complete one last job for the criminal mastermind Cassius, faces a thrilling race against time to clear his name. A race that takes him from London to Paris, Amsterdam to Istanbul in a search for the real thieves and the legendary Double Eagle
The black sun by James Twining( Sound Recording )
4 editions published between 2006 and 2007 in English and held by 52 libraries worldwide
In London, an Auschwitz survivor is murdered in his hospital bed, his killers making off with a macabre trophy - his severed left arm. In Fort Mead, Maryland, a vicious gang breaks into a museum and steals a World War II Enigma machine, lynching the guard who happens to cross their path. Meanwhile, in Prague, a frenzied and mindless anti Semitic attack on a synagogue culminates in the theft of a seemingly worthless painting by a little known Czech artist called Karel Bellak. A year has passed since Tom Kirk, the world's greatest art thief, decided to put his criminal past behind him and embark on a new career on the right side of the law. Then three major thefts occur, and suddenly Tom is confronted with a deadly mystery and a sinister face from the past
De zwarte zon by James Twining( Sound Recording )
1 edition published in 2009 in Dutch and held by 4 libraries worldwide
Een voormalige Amerikaanse kunstdief wordt met zijn twee kompanen door de CIA ingeschakeld bij het oplossen van drie merkwaardige incidenten in Londen, Praag en de Verenigde Staten
Stephan Benson liest James Twining, Das geheime Siegel ( Sound Recording )
2 editions published in 2008 in German and held by 2 libraries worldwide
Das geheime Siegel : Roman ; [Mystery-Thriller] by James Twining( Book )
1 edition published in 2009 in German and held by 2 libraries worldwide
Das geheime Siegel Thriller by James Twining( Book )
1 edition published in 2009 in German and held by 2 libraries worldwide
Select editions by Reader's Digest Association (Canada)( Book )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 1 library worldwide
3 weeks with my brother: In January 2003, Nicholas Sparks and his brother Micah set off on a 3-week trip around the world. The trip marks a milestone in their lives, for at 37 and 38 respectively, they were now the only surviving members of their family. As they travel, the details of the untimely deaths of their parents and sister unfold. The brothers band together to heal, to remember, and to learn to live life to the fullest. Afterwards--reading books with Nicholas Sparks, along with a trip to the movies
The Geneva Deception - Book 4 - Tom Kirk by James Twining( Book )
1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 1 library worldwide
Mafia, a secret society and the world's greatest treasures all converge in James Twining's all new jaw--dropping thriller featuring reformed art--thief Tom Kirk It begins with a young man hanging from the Ponte Sant' Angelo Rome, his pockets weighed down with lead whilst the current of the river below slowly tightens the noose around his neck. Meanwhile, in Las Vegas, retired art thief Tom Kirk is asked by an old friend to investigate a case involving the theft of a long lost Caravaggio painting. When tragedy strikes Tom is left holding a blood-soaked body. Back in Rome police Lieutenant Allegra Damico has been called to the Parthenon where a second body has been found, but this time the body is surrounded by mannequins. When a third body is found crucified upside down in the middle of the ancient forum Allegra realises there is a sinister link between the murders. Someone is staging famous Caravaggio paintings. Suspecting the detective leading the case is corrupt Allegra begins her own investigation. Spurred on by grief and the desire to avenge the murder of his friend, Tom follows a trail to Rome where he finds Allegra piecing together a similar mystery. Before long they both find themselves submerged in a vast criminal conspiracy involving the police, politicians, the church and a secret society born of a pact between two Mafia families decades before
Stephan Benson liest James Twining, Die schwarze Sonne ( Book )
1 edition published in 2008 in German and held by 1 library worldwide
Das geheime Siegel by James Twining( file )
1 edition published in 2010 in German and held by 1 library worldwide
Company man by Joseph Finder( Book )
1 edition published in 2007 in Polish and held by 1 library worldwide
Despised after a massive layoff at his company, corporate CEO Nick Conover protects his two children from local hostilities but finds things spinning out of control when a stalker threatens his family and Nick is blamed for a murder
Vulturul cu două capete : [roman] by James Twining( Book )
1 edition published in 2007 in Romanian and held by 1 library worldwide
The double eagle by James Twining( file )
1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 0 libraries worldwide
They are the most valuable coins on earth ... Only a handful still exist, each one worth millions ... Now they have vanished from an impenetrable fortress ... and the killings have begun. Somehow, impossibly, someone has invaded Fort Knox and stolen five of the world's last remaining Double Eagles -- the $20 gold coin ordered destroyed by President Roosevelt during the Great Depression. Now, one has resurfaced during an autopsy in France -- in the stomach of a murdered priest. Disgraced FBI agent Jennifer Browne needs to recover the priceless coins to resuscitate her stalled career -- and her investigation is pointing her toward Tom Kirk, a brilliant international art thief who wants to get out of the game. But Kirk's only chance for freedom -- and survival -- is to find the missing coins, joining Browne, an unlikely ally, on a breakneck race across the globe and into the lethal heart of a shocking conspiracy of greed and power ... and death
 
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Alternative Names
J TWINING
James Twining Brits auteur
James Twining écrivain britannique
James Twining englischer Schriftsteller
James Twining escritor británico
Tvaĭning, Dzheĭms
Tvinings, Džeimss
Tvinings, Džeimss, 1972-
Джеймс Туайнинг
Languages
English (72)
German (18)
French (7)
Spanish (6)
Dutch (5)
Czech (5)
Polish (3)
Greek, Modern [1453- ] (3)
Italian (2)
Serbian (2)
Croatian (1)
Romanian (1)
Russian (1)
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