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Herbert, James 1943-2013

Overview
Works: 132 works in 1,245 publications in 18 languages and 18,850 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Horror fiction  Horror tales  Paranormal fiction  Drama  Film adaptations  Fantasy films  Thrillers (Fiction)  Ghost stories  Fantasy fiction 
Roles: Author, Author of screenplay, Bibliographic antecedent
Classifications: PR6058.E62, 823.914
Publication Timeline
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Publications about James Herbert
Publications by James Herbert
Publications by James Herbert, published posthumously.
Most widely held works by James Herbert
Haunted by James Herbert( Book )
55 editions published between 1988 and 2016 in 11 languages and held by 1,203 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 )
29 editions published between 1999 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 1,063 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
Ash by James Herbert( Book )
22 editions published between 2010 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 1,045 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
Moon by James Herbert( Book )
49 editions published between 1985 and 2013 in 9 languages and held by 947 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 )
28 editions published between 2006 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 876 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 )
49 editions published between 1986 and 2013 in 7 languages and held by 865 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
The ghosts of Sleath by James Herbert( Book )
57 editions published between 1994 and 2016 in 7 languages and held by 821 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
Sepulchre by James Herbert( Book )
39 editions published between 1987 and 2012 in 5 languages and held by 810 libraries worldwide
At a cloistered English estate, L'ain Halloran protects a multinational company's employees, including a man with double-edged psychic abilities to uncover treasures and manipulate minds from an unspeakably violent evil
Nobody true by James Herbert( Book )
25 editions published between 2003 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 792 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
Fluke by Matthew Modine( visu )
19 editions published between 1995 and 2011 in 5 languages and held by 705 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
'48 by James Herbert( Book )
37 editions published between 1996 and 2017 in 8 languages and held by 660 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
Portent by James Herbert( Book )
35 editions published between 1983 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 617 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
The rats by James Herbert( Book )
60 editions published between 1974 and 2018 in 7 languages and held by 615 libraries worldwide
It was only when the bones of the first devoured victims were discovered that the true nature and power of these swarming black creatures with their razor sharp teeth and the taste for human blood began to be realized by a panic stricken city. For millions of years man and rats had been natural enemies. But now for the first time suddenly, shockingly, horribly the balance of power had shifted
The fog by James Herbert( Book )
57 editions published between 1975 and 2018 in 8 languages and held by 588 libraries worldwide
The peaceful life of a village in Wiltshire is suddenly shattered by a disaster which strikes without reason or explanation, leaving behind it a trail of misery and horror. A yawning, bottomless crack spreads through the earth, out of which creeps a fog that resembles no other. Whatever it is, it must be controlled; for wherever it goes it leaves behind a trail of disaster as hideous as the tragedy that marked its entry into the world. The fog, quite simple, drives people insane
Domain by James Herbert( Book )
39 editions published between 1984 and 2018 in 4 languages and held by 504 libraries worldwide
Domain sets an apocalyptic vision of earth. With the city torn apart by nuclear war, the people either dead or mutilated, a group of mutant rats prey on the weakened population
The dark by James Herbert( Book )
33 editions published between 1970 and 2018 in 6 languages and held by 493 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
Lair by James Herbert( Book )
45 editions published between 1976 and 2018 in 8 languages and held by 419 libraries worldwide
"The mutant white rat had grown and mated, creating offspring in its own image. They dominated the others, the dark-furred ones, who foraged for food and brought it back to the lair. Now the dark rats were restless, and the white slug-like thing that ruled them remembered the taste of human flesh"--Https://www.goodreads.com/book/show/397872. Lair (as viewed on June 4, 2015)
The survivor by James Herbert( Book )
21 editions published between 1976 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 415 libraries worldwide
Remember with fear ... It had been one of the worst crashes in airline history, killing over 300 people and leaving only one survivor. Now the dead were buried and the town of Eton tried to forget. But one man could not rest. Keller had walked from the flames of the wreck, driven on by unseen forces, seeking the answer to his own survival
The secret of Crickley Hall ( visu )
3 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 240 libraries worldwide
A year after the disappearance of their son Cam, Gabe and Eve Caleigh move into an old country home with their two daughters and begin to experience supernatural events
James Herbert's dark places : locations and legends by James Herbert( Book )
2 editions published between 1993 and 1996 in English and held by 10 libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
Ceyms Herbert
Gerbert, Dzheĭms 1943-2013
Herbert J.
Herbert J. 1943-
Herbert, James 1943-
Herbert, James John 1943-2013
James Herbert brit író
James Herbert Britischer Autor
James Herbert Brits auteur
James Herbert écrivain britannique
James Herbert scrittore britannico
Герберт Д
Герберт Д. 1943-
Джеймс Герберт
Джеймс Хърбърт
ג'יימס הרברט
ג'יימס הרברט סופר בריטי
جیمز هربرت نویسنده بریتانیایی
ジェームズ・ハーバート
ハーバート, ジェームズ
詹姆斯·赫伯特
Languages
English (503)
Spanish (59)
French (57)
German (27)
Polish (22)
Dutch (17)
Italian (6)
Russian (6)
Czech (6)
Turkish (5)
Japanese (3)
Persian (2)
Multiple languages (2)
Finnish (1)
Catalan (1)
Hebrew (1)
Korean (1)
Hungarian (1)
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