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Herbert, James 1943-2013

Overview
Works: 259 works in 1,003 publications in 7 languages and 19,926 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Horror tales  Drama  Suspense fiction  History  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Adventure stories, English  Film adaptations  Juvenile works 
Roles: Bibliographic antecedent
Classifications: PR6058.E62, 823.914
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Publications about James Herbert
Publications by James Herbert
Publications by James Herbert, published posthumously.
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Most widely held works by James Herbert
Haunted by James Herbert( Book )
26 editions published between 1988 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,275 libraries worldwide
David Ash, a skeptical investigator of the supernatural, moves into a mansion where he is asked to explain some haunting experiences
Others by James Herbert( Book )
20 editions published between 1999 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,153 libraries worldwide
PI Nicholas Dismas, abandoned at birth by his mother because of his physical deformity, searches for a baby taken from his client at birth. The search leads him to an evil doctor involved in monstrous experiments
Moon by James Herbert( Book )
21 editions published between 1985 and 2013 in English and German and held by 1,051 libraries worldwide
Jon Childes, a man whose mind is possessed by pure evil and who commits brutal acts of murder during the full moon, discovers a way to stop the nightmare
The secret of Crickley Hall by James Herbert( Book )
14 editions published between 2006 and 2013 in English and held by 959 libraries worldwide
Leaving their home in London to escape memories of their son who disappeared, Gabe and Eve Caleigh, along with their two daughters, move to Crickley Hall in the West Country and soon begin to realize that their new home is haunted when they experience terrifying sounds and lights and discover that nine orphans had died there during World War II
The magic cottage by James Herbert( Book )
23 editions published between 1986 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 940 libraries worldwide
After buying the house of their dreams, two attractive artists, Midge Gudgeon and Mike Stringer, believe they have found their Shangri-la until the dark power of the cottage begins to assert itself
Once... by James Herbert( Book )
18 editions published between 2001 and 2013 in English and held by 892 libraries worldwide
A scary tale of faerefolkis & evildoers, of lovers & erotic passion, or horror & belief. Written only for adults
Sepulchre by James Herbert( Book )
22 editions published between 1987 and 2013 in English and held by 882 libraries worldwide
Nobody true by James Herbert( Book )
19 editions published between 2003 and 2013 in English and held by 866 libraries worldwide
Returning from an out-of-body experience only to discover that he has been murdered, James True suspects the work of a serial killer who has been terrorizing the city and sets out in spirit form to discover the truth
Ash by James Herbert( Book )
9 editions published between 2010 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 865 libraries worldwide
Visiting a secluded stately home that country locals believe to be haunted, paranormal investigator David Ash looks into stories about strange occurrences and makes a shocking discovery beyond anything he has ever encountered
The ghosts of Sleath by James Herbert( Book )
20 editions published between 1994 and 2000 in English and held by 762 libraries worldwide
The village of Sleath, England, has been invaded by ghosts and the local minister summons David Ash, a psychic investigator, to get rid of them. The probe leads to romance as in the course of the ghost-cleansing Ash falls in love with the minister's daughter
Fluke by MGM/UA Home Video (Firm)( visu )
14 editions published between 1995 and 2010 in 4 languages and held by 736 libraries worldwide
Tom Johnson had it all: a loving wife, an adorable son and a partnership in a growing company. But when a car crash takes his life, he is forced to start over again, this time as ... a dog! Tom awakens in the body of Fluke, a canine who happily romps around a junkyard until visions of his former life become too strong to ignore. Compelled to find his original family, Fluke makes every attempt to work his way back into the their lives. However, there is one major problem: his wife has already started anew-- in the arms of his former best friend
Portent by James Herbert( Book )
21 editions published between 1983 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 704 libraries worldwide
A series of disasters hits the earth--hurricanes, quakes, fires--each preceded by strange lights. As he investigates them, British weatherman James Rivers discovers they are neither freak accidents, nor natural phenomena, but the product of men's minds
'48 by James Herbert( Book )
27 editions published between 1996 and 2010 in 6 languages and held by 704 libraries worldwide
In World War II, the Germans drop a virus on London and most people die. A few are immune by virtue of possessing a rare blood group and become the target of gangs seeking a transfusion to save themselves. One of the immune, Nathaniel Hoke, an American pilot, organizes them to fight back. By the author of Portent
The fog by James Herbert( Book )
35 editions published between 1975 and 2013 in English and held by 671 libraries worldwide
A classic tale of horror from the master of the genre You can't escape the fog...The peaceful life of a village in Wiltshire is suddenly shattered by a disaster which leaves behind it a trail of misery and horror. A yawning crack spreads through the earth, out of which creeps a fog that drives people insane
The survivor by James Herbert( Book )
18 editions published between 1976 and 2013 in English and held by 538 libraries worldwide
The dark by James Herbert( Book )
16 editions published between 1980 and 2013 in English and held by 535 libraries worldwide
It came like a malignant shadow with seductive promises of power. And somewhere in the night, a small girl smiled as her mother burned. Asylum inmates slaughtered their attendants. In slimy tunnels, once-human creatures gathered. Madness raged as the lights began to fade and humanity was attacked by an ancient, unstoppable evil
Fluke by James Herbert( Book )
22 editions published between 1977 and 2013 in English and Italian and held by 535 libraries worldwide
Workaholic Thomas Johnson dies in an auto accident and comes back to life as a dog. Remembering some of who he was, he returns to his wife and son to protect them from the man who caused his accident. But, as time goes by, he remembers more of his life, and realizes he wasn't such a good husband and father
Domain by James Herbert( Book )
21 editions published between 1984 and 2013 in English and German and held by 506 libraries worldwide
A small group of survivors are driven from their subterranean refuge in post-nuclear devastated London to fight men and super rats to reach a terrifying goal
Creed by James Herbert( Book )
26 editions published between 1990 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 490 libraries worldwide
Remember with fear. Sometimes horror is in the mind. And sometimes it's real. Telling the difference isn't always easy. It wasn't for Joe Creed. He'd just photographed the unreal. Now he had to pay the price. Because he always thought that demons were just a joke. But the joke was on him. And it wasn't very funny. It was deadly
Shrine by James Herbert( Book )
21 editions published between 1983 and 2013 in English and held by 477 libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
Gerbert, Dzheĭms, 1943-2013
Herbert, James John, 1943-2013
ハーバート, ジェームズ
Languages
English (391)
German (15)
French (10)
Spanish (4)
Multiple languages (2)
Hungarian (1)
Italian (1)
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