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Levin, Ira 1929-2007

Overview
Works: 237 works in 1,475 publications in 20 languages and 30,218 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Drama  Film adaptations  Horror films  Psychological fiction  Detective and mystery fiction  Suspense fiction  Nonfiction films  Comedy films  Television adaptations 
Roles: Author, Author of screenplay, Lyricist, Bibliographic antecedent, Librettist, win, Conceptor, Other, Performer, Contributor
Classifications: PS3523.E7993, 813.54
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Rosemary's baby; a novel by Ira Levin( Book )
221 editions published between 1967 and 2015 in 13 languages and held by 4,071 libraries worldwide
Rosemary Woodhouse and her struggling actor husband Guy move into the Bramford, an old New York City apartment building with an ominous reputation and only elderly residents. Shortly after, Guy lands a plum Broadway role and Rosemary becomes pregnant. Their neighbours, the Castavets, start taking a special interest in her welfare. As Rosemary becomes increasingly isolated, she begins to suspect that the Castavets' circle is not what it seems
The Stepford wives : a novel by Ira Levin( Book )
143 editions published between 1972 and 2014 in 7 languages and held by 3,938 libraries worldwide
After moving to the "ideal" suburban community of Stepford, Connecticut, with her husband and children, Joanna Eberhart is stunned by the subservient and complacent nature of the women of the town as she struggles to establish a women's liberation group, but she soon discovers the terrifying secret behind the women's behavior
Sliver : a novel by Ira Levin( Book )
95 editions published between 1900 and 2015 in 13 languages and held by 2,255 libraries worldwide
Kay Norris, a successful single woman of thirty-nine, moves into the posh Carnegie Hill district of Manhattan's Upper East Side, into an apartment in a slender high-rise, a "sliver" building. A man watches her. He watches her unpack, watches her make her bed. He owns the building; a shocking secret is concealed within its brick and concrete. Sliver is a sinuous erotic thriller, a hypnotic story of obsession, suspense and stunning surprises. It is a novel about ultimate power, adn the temptations the use of that power brings. With the ice-cold precision of a master of high-tension drama, Ira Levin has created a mesmerizing story that culminates in a scene of electrifying suspense to rival any he has ever written
A kiss before dying by Ira Levin( Book )
140 editions published between 1953 and 2011 in 9 languages and held by 2,179 libraries worldwide
Suspense novel in which three sisters are successive victims of a murderer
Son of Rosemary : the sequel to Rosemary's baby by Ira Levin( Book )
17 editions published between 1997 and 1998 in English and held by 1,768 libraries worldwide
A woman raped by Satan emerges from a 27-year coma to find that her grown son, Andy, the product of that union, is a charismatic spiritual leader, famous throughout the world. But is he for real? A sequel to Rosemary's Baby
The boys from Brazil : a novel by Ira Levin( Book )
39 editions published between 1976 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 1,736 libraries worldwide
Six former SS men, dispatched from Brazil by the notorious former commandant of Auschwitz to kill ninety-four men, become the targets of aging, increasingly shortsighted Nazi-hunter Yakov Liebermann
This perfect day; a novel by Ira Levin( Book )
60 editions published between 1970 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 1,700 libraries worldwide
A dystopian society is tightly controlled by the computers that oversee and regulate it. Rebels against its drug-induced conformity must therefore try to change the computer's fundamental programming
Deathtrap : a thriller in two acts by Ira Levin( Book )
22 editions published between 1977 and 1982 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,656 libraries worldwide
A hit play on Broadway, this suspense thriller combines fiendish cleverness with deft entertainment in shock afteredge-of-the-seat shock
No time for sergeants by Mac Hyman( Book )
13 editions published between 1955 and 1986 in English and held by 921 libraries worldwide
A play about three young men who get drafted into the army during World War II
Critic's choice, a comedy by Ira Levin( Book )
4 editions published between 1959 and 1961 in English and held by 733 libraries worldwide
A play on the problems of a drama reviewer
No time for sergeants ( visu )
4 editions published between 1981 and 2010 in English and held by 546 libraries worldwide
Georgia farm boy Will Stockdale is about to bust with pride because he's been drafted. Wearing a friendly, wide grin, he ambles into the U.S. Air Force, and most folk will never be the same, including pint-sized Ben, big-city bruiser Irvin and a jittery aptitude tester. Then there is Sgt. Orville King who is an old-timer driven crazy by Will's gee-whiz efforts at friendship
The golden age of television ( visu )
3 editions published between 2009 and 2014 in English and held by 491 libraries worldwide
The hugely popular live American television plays of the 1950s have become the stuff of legend. Combining elements of theater, radio, and filmmaking, they were produced at a moment when TV technology was growing more mobile and art was being made accessible to a newly suburban postwar demographic. These astonishingly choreographed, brilliantly acted, and socially progressive "teleplays" constituted an artistic high for the medium, bringing Broadway-quality drama to all of America
Rosemary's baby ( visu )
1 edition published in 2014 in English and held by 414 libraries worldwide
Rosemary and Guy start a new life in Paris, where a good deed leads to friendship with a rich and powerful couple who may be hiding a dark secret
Rosemary's baby by Ira Levin( Sound Recording )
25 editions published between 1967 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 412 libraries worldwide
Witchcraft and terror await Rosemary and Guy Woodhouse when they move into the ominous Bramford apartment building in Upper West Side, New York
Rosemary's Baby by Roman Polanski( visu )
43 editions published between 1968 and 2013 in 7 languages and held by 362 libraries worldwide
Een jonge vrouw die haar eerste kind verwacht, ondergaat allerlei verschrikkingen nadat haar echtgenoot in de ban van een sekte van duivelaanbidders is geraakt
The boys from Brazil by Ira Levin( file )
16 editions published between 1976 and 2015 in English and held by 252 libraries worldwide
"'Let's get down to business now, boys.' Tipping his cropped gray head, he lowered his glasses and looked at the men. They faced him attentively, cigars poised. Silence took the room. 'You know what you're going to do, ' the man in white said. 'Ninety-four men have to die on or near certain dates in the next two and a half years ... Their deaths are the final step in an operation to which I and the leaders of the Organization have devoted many years ... The hope and the destiny of the Aryan race lie in the balance.'" Thus opens Ira Levin's masterful novel. Why have these harmless aging men been marked for murder? What is the hidden link that binds them? What interest can they possibly hold for their killers: six former SS men dispatched from South America by the most wanted Nazi still alive, the notorious "Angel of Death"? One man alone must answer these questions and stop the killings--Nazi-hunter Yakov Liebermann
Son of Rosemary by Ira Levin( Book )
26 editions published between 1997 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 234 libraries worldwide
Thirty-three years ago, Rosemary gave birth to the Devil's child while under the control of a satanic cult of witches. Now the year is1999, and humanity dreads the approaching twenty-first century, desperately in search of a savior for this troubled world. In New York City, Rosemary's son Andy is believed to be that savior. But is he the force of good his followers accept him to be? Or is he his father's son? Rosemary and Andy will be reunited in a battle of wills that shall decide the fate of humanity
Three by Ira Levin by Ira Levin( Book )
3 editions published in 1985 in English and held by 195 libraries worldwide
Critic's choice; a comedy in three acts by Ira Levin( Book )
11 editions published between 1959 and 1989 in English and Undetermined and held by 193 libraries worldwide
Dr. Cook's garden; a melodrama by Ira Levin( Book )
4 editions published between 1967 and 1968 in English and held by 183 libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
Ira Levin Amerikaans auteur
Ira Levin écrivain américain
Ira Levin scrittore statunitense
Ira Levin US-amerikanischer Drehbuchautor und Schriftsteller
Ira Marvin Levin
Leṿin, Airah
Levin, Ira
Levin, Ira Marvin 1929-2007
Levins, Aira 1929-2007
Айра Левин
Айра Левін
Левин, А 1929-2007
Левин, А. (Айра), 1929-2007
Левин, Айра, 1929-2007
Այրա Լևին
איירה לוין
לווין, אירה
לעווין, אירה
ایرا لوین
레빈, 아이라 1929-2007
아이라 레빈
アイラ・レヴィン
レヴィン, アイラ
艾拉·萊文
Languages
English (616)
Spanish (87)
German (50)
French (34)
Swedish (22)
Chinese (19)
Dutch (15)
Japanese (14)
Italian (12)
Danish (11)
Polish (7)
Russian (5)
Multiple languages (3)
Vietnamese (2)
Portuguese (2)
Romanian (1)
Hebrew (1)
Korean (1)
Greek, Modern [1453- ] (1)
Czech (1)
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