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Coburn, Andrew

Overview
Works: 18 works in 93 publications in 5 languages and 4,239 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Domestic fiction  Suspense fiction  Film adaptations  Drama 
Roles: Author, Bibliographic antecedent
Classifications: PS3553.O23, 813.54
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Publications about Andrew Coburn
Publications by Andrew Coburn
Most widely held works about Andrew Coburn
 
Most widely held works by Andrew Coburn
Sweetheart : a novel of revenge by Andrew Coburn( Book )
12 editions published between 1985 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 546 libraries worldwide
Andrew Coburn's The Babysitter was a bestseller; his previous book, Off Duty, was hailed by the New York Times Book Review as "a flawlessly plotted, stylishly written account The rewards are many and exceptional." Now, in Sweetheart, a novel about the Boston Mafia, Andrew Coburn has surpassed himself. Revenge, the defining motif of this suspenseful tale of crime, is a joyous emotion in the Mafia. It figures in their use of tire irons to dismember the killers of the innocent, honored parents of Anthony Gardella, the local capo. And, over cocktails
Voices in the dark by Andrew Coburn( Book )
6 editions published between 1994 and 2012 in English and French and held by 536 libraries worldwide
Bensington, Mass., the Boston bedroom suburb that was the scene of Andrew Coburn's acclaimed thriller No Way Home, is the setting of this new novel of thumbscrew suspense, explosive sex, and shattering revelation. Once again police chief James Morgan takes center stage?this time to delve into the deaths of two young people that rip the surface of the artificially idyllic community where people play by their own desperately driven and dangerous rules. When the corpse of sixteen-year-old Glen Bodine is found, the death seems a tragic accident?or else an all-too-possible suicide
No way home by Andrew Coburn( Book )
5 editions published between 1992 and 2012 in English and held by 522 libraries worldwide
Chief of Police James Morgan tries to solve a string of murders where the suspects include women he has had trysts with
Birthright : a novel by Andrew Coburn( Book )
6 editions published between 1997 and 1998 in English and held by 482 libraries worldwide
An alternative novel on the 1932 Lindbergh kidnaping in which the baby is not killed but switched to replace a dead child. The kidnapers are the dead child's parents and the novel centers on their mounting guilt as they watch Lindbergh's son grow to become a famous politician
Goldilocks by Andrew Coburn( Book )
9 editions published between 1989 and 2012 in English and held by 425 libraries worldwide
Goldilocks is vintage Coburn, the Coburn of Sweetheart, The Babysitter, and Love Nest. This is a story of a New England town where all the deals have been quietly cut, the cops have traded their souls to crime bosses, and the crime boss of crime bosses?a beautiful woman from the wrong side of the tracks?has married up, into the WASPs, and her name decorates ever corner and library in town. And into this quiet swamp with its smooth surface drops Goldilocks?tall and blond, with exquisite blue eyes, the new boy in town, and so vicious he makes the rest of them know
Love nest by Andrew Coburn( Book )
8 editions published between 1987 and 2012 in English and held by 420 libraries worldwide
The New York Times said of Andrew Coburn, "Natural storytellers are not too common, but Mr. Coburn is one." And Publishers Weekly praised his previous novel Sweetheart as "so good that it is almost criminal." Love Nest, Andrew Coburn's gripping new thriller, is certain to gain the same critical acclaim. The murder of a young and alluring prostitute is at the core of this compelling story of small-town crime, corruption, and desire. In her brief stay in Andover, Massachusetts, her charm and beauty had touched the lives of many of the town's leading cit
Off duty by Andrew Coburn( Book )
5 editions published between 1980 and 1983 in English and held by 333 libraries worldwide
Widow's walk by Andrew Coburn( Book )
3 editions published between 1984 and 2001 in English and held by 331 libraries worldwide
When Paul Jenkins, the police chief of Boar's Bluff, New Hampshire, investigates the murders of three men, "he risks even more in a dangerous game of seduction as the killer tries to find out how much he really knows."--Cover
The babysitter : a novel by Andrew Coburn( Book )
13 editions published between 1979 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 313 libraries worldwide
The peaceful life of John and Merle Wright is shattered when they return home to find their daughter has been kidnapped and the babysitter murdered
The trespassers by Andrew Coburn( Book )
4 editions published between 1974 and 1980 in English and held by 149 libraries worldwide
On the loose by Andrew Coburn( Book )
3 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 85 libraries worldwide
Company secrets by Andrew Coburn( Book )
5 editions published between 1982 and 2001 in English and held by 42 libraries worldwide
Spouses & other crimes : short stories by Andrew Coburn( Book )
1 edition published in 2014 in English and held by 40 libraries worldwide
Rendered with Edgar-nominated author Andrew Coburn's signature style of chilly elegance, here are eleven stories that touch us with the headiness of an American saga. In the genre-defying territory of his bestselling novels these are the lyrical and beautiful struggles of small-town characters playing out the equations of their lives in this, Coburn's first ever collection of short fiction
Toutes peines confondues by Michel Deville( visu )
5 editions published between 1992 and 2009 in French and held by 7 libraries worldwide
Un agent d'Interpol. Un homme d'affaires suisse. un jeune officier de police. Ils mènent le jeu tour à tour. Analyser les failles, les enjeux, les atouts : ce ne sont pas ce qu'ils semblent être. Les coupables, les victimes, les sincères et les menteurs non plus. Ou bien ils sont tout cela en même temps. Dans ce film noir, le pire danger, n'est-ce pas d'aimer?
La voix du sang by Andrew Coburn( Book )
2 editions published in 2014 in French and held by 2 libraries worldwide
Sans retour by Andrew Coburn( Book )
1 edition published in 2002 in French and held by 2 libraries worldwide
Des meurtres absurdes ont lieu et personne ne semble pouvoir imaginer l'identité du tueur. Sauf, peut-être, le chef de la police, James Morgan. Des soupçons de toutes sortes commencent à grandir chez les habitants de cette petite ville américaine
Vite criminali vol. 2 : racconti ( Book )
1 edition published in 2006 in Italian and held by 1 library worldwide
Birthright a novel by Andrew Coburn( Sound Recording )
2 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 0 libraries worldwide
Fictionalized account of the Lindbergh kidnapping in which the baby is raised by kidnapper Shell and his mentally unstable wife Helen. The police mistake the body of their recently deceased baby as Lindbergh's. Years later the dying Shell decides to tell his son the truth
 
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Alternative Names
コバーン, アンドルー
Languages
English (74)
French (15)
German (1)
Swedish (1)
Italian (1)
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