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Gardner, John 1926-2007

Overview
Works: 298 works in 1,226 publications in 14 languages and 43,714 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Drama  Spy films  Action and adventure films  Detective and mystery stories  Spy stories  History  Suspense fiction  Film adaptations  Parodies, imitations, etc 
Roles: Author, Composer, Honoree
Classifications: PR6057.A63, 823.914
Publication Timeline
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Publications about John Gardner
Publications by John Gardner
Publications by John Gardner, published posthumously.
Most widely held works by John Gardner
Scorpius by John Gardner( Book )
31 editions published between 1988 and 2012 in 8 languages and held by 1,982 libraries worldwide
When the body of a mysterious woman is found to be carrying the phone number of James Bond, Bond is called in by M to help the investigation. But before he can even reach headquarters he is nearly run off the road in a high-speed motorway chase. Someone wants Bond dead. When Bond discovers that the woman was a member of a cult society known as "The Meek Ones", with murky links to a wealthy arms dealer
Icebreaker by John Gardner( Book )
44 editions published between 1982 and 2012 in 7 languages and held by 1,966 libraries worldwide
The intrepid James Bond joins forces with agents from the CIA, KGB, and israeli Mossad to eradicate a secret neo-nazi terrorist organization
Win, lose, or die by John Gardner( Book )
20 editions published between 1988 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 1,704 libraries worldwide
James Bond is transfered to duty aboard the carrier HMS Invincible to watch over British, Russian, and American admirals on board. Hijackers take the ship hostage
Role of honor by John Gardner( Book )
10 editions published between 1984 and 1987 in English and held by 1,679 libraries worldwide
James Bond resigns from the Service and heads for Monte Carlo in his new Bentley Mulsanne Turbo to be an agent for hire
No deals, Mr. Bond by John Gardner( Book )
38 editions published between 1987 and 2012 in 5 languages and held by 1,670 libraries worldwide
James Bond is called in after two brutal murders of double agents. He must smoke out the traitor among the others, who are earmarked for ritual killings
Nobody lives forever by John Gardner( Book )
30 editions published between 1971 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 1,660 libraries worldwide
James Bond is on leave in Europe when a series of omninous events begin to take place. Soon he realizes there is a contract in the espionage world for his head delivered on a silver charger
The man from Barbarossa by John Gardner( Book )
27 editions published between 1990 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 1,535 libraries worldwide
James Bond has to stop the mastermind behind the Soviet terrorist group "The scales of justice" before they can unleash their horrendous plot
Brokenclaw by John Gardner( Book )
13 editions published between 1990 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 1,497 libraries worldwide
James Bond meets Fu-Chu Lee, known to the underworld as Brokenclaw
Death is forever by John Gardner( Book )
18 editions published between 1992 and 2012 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,365 libraries worldwide
James Bond and Easy St. John race across Europe to save officers of CABAL from death by Wolfgang Weisen, who hopes to destabilize the New Europe
License renewed by John Gardner( Book )
11 editions published between 1981 and 2000 in 3 languages and held by 1,364 libraries worldwide
James Bond pits his nerve and cunning against a dangerously deranged opponent -- one prepared to sacrifice most of the Western world to prove that only he can make it safe from accidental nuclear holocaust
Never send flowers by John Gardner( Book )
24 editions published between 1983 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 1,332 libraries worldwide
A James Bond thriller, in which the British master spy's investigation of a fellow agent's murder leads him on a chase for a serial killer through Switzerland and Germany that ends in EuroDisney
Confessor by John Gardner( Book )
17 editions published between 1995 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,229 libraries worldwide
British secret service agent Herbie Kruger investigates the car-bomb death of a fellow spy. He uncovers a new terrorist organization made up of Iraqis and the Irish Republican Army
Maestro by John Gardner( Book )
16 editions published between 1993 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,123 libraries worldwide
America's greatest living conductor, ninety-year-old Louis Passau, is almost assisnated before he is to talk to intelligence agents about his involvement with the Nazis and the KGB
Seafire by John Gardner( Book )
15 editions published between 1994 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 1,113 libraries worldwide
James Bond battles Sir Maxwell Lustig, a megalomaniac on a floating laboratory in the Caribbean. The wicked man is holding the world hostage by threatening an ecological disaster. On this mission Bond is aided by Swiss intelligence agent Flicka von Grusse, introduced in Never Send Flowers and now--rather unBond like--a steady girlfriend
Moriarty by John Gardner( Book )
18 editions published between 1976 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 1,058 libraries worldwide
Surviving the confrontation with Sherlock Holmes at the Reichenbach Falls, Professor James Moriarty is on the verge of successfully building crime syndicates throughout the United States, when his criminal empire is threatened by a mysterious rival, Sir Jack Idell
The secret generations by John Gardner( Book )
10 editions published between 1985 and 1990 in English and held by 1,055 libraries worldwide
During the years between 1909 and 1935, the Railtons, a proud and aristocratic family of soldiers, diplomats and civil servants, turn their talents to the practice of intelligence in the service of the Crown
Troubled midnight by John Gardner( Book )
10 editions published between 2005 and 2013 in English and held by 920 libraries worldwide
In the fourth entry in Gardner's World War II-era mystery series, Detective Sergeant Suzie Mountford follows her partner, Tommy Livermore, to the town of Wantage, where the brutalized corpses of an air-force colonel and his lover have turned up. Were they merely killed, or also grilled, and did they spill that most top of secrets: the impending Allied invasion at Normandy? Enter secret agent Curry Shepherd, Tom's old school chum and fellow toff, who runs away with the case and Suzie's affections
The secret houses by John Gardner( Book )
9 editions published between 1987 and 1990 in English and held by 895 libraries worldwide
Linked by marriage and the work they do for their countries' secret services, two families, the English Railtons and the American Farthings, get involved in the British government's investigation of a French Resistance network that was betrayed to the Gestapo
The secret families by John Gardner( Book )
8 editions published between 1989 and 1991 in English and held by 893 libraries worldwide
In 1964, evidence surfaces that Sir Caspar Railton, a recently deceased spymaster, was in fact a Russian ''mole'' and traitor. Caspar's nephew, Donald (''Naldo'') Railton and American cousin Arnold Farthing thereupon embark on a long-term undercover operation inside Russia, aiming to restore the reputations of their families
The return of Moriarty by John Gardner( Book )
29 editions published between 1974 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 819 libraries worldwide
What really happened in Switzerland between Moriarty and Sherlock Holmes in 1891? And why is Holmes, now in London at 221B Baker Street, curiously uncooperative with Scotland Yard's inquiries? Furthermore, why has Moriarty planned a grand meeting with the international crime syndicate? These are the questions that make up the larger mystery of the sinister Professor Moriarty's return
 
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Alternative Names

controlled identity McCoy, Edmund

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John Edmund Gardner britischer Schriftsteller
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McCoy, Edmund
McCoy, Edmund 1926-2007
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Languages
English (341)
Spanish (13)
Dutch (12)
French (11)
Chinese (5)
Finnish (4)
Vietnamese (2)
Russian (2)
Japanese (2)
Portuguese (2)
Italian (2)
German (1)
Hebrew (1)
Thai (1)
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