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Morrell, David 1943-

Works: 519 works in 2,026 publications in 22 languages and 52,463 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Drama  Action and adventure films  Domestic fiction  War films  Detective and mystery fiction  Historical fiction  Biography  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Suspense fiction 
Roles: Author, Editor, Bibliographic antecedent, Creator, Actor, Conceptor, Author of introduction, Translator, Illustrator, Contributor
Classifications: PR9199.3.M65, 813.54
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Creepers : a novel by David Morrell( Book )
48 editions published between 2005 and 2011 in 8 languages and held by 2,529 libraries worldwide
On a cold October night, five people gather in a motel on the Jersey shore to break into a nearby abandoned hotel--built during Asbury Park's golden days--but the group of urban explorers are unprepared for the danger awaiting
Extreme denial by David Morrell( Book )
44 editions published between 1996 and 2008 in 9 languages and held by 2,319 libraries worldwide
"At forty, Steve Decker is one of America's most accomplished anti-terrorist operatives. Then a bungled covert operation kills twenty-three people in Rome and leaves Decker shouldering the blame. Embittered by the fiasco, he retires to the mountains of New Mexico and there meets and extraordinary woman named Beth Dwyer. She changes his life. Suddenly Decker has the very things he had lived so long without: a beautiful, brilliant woman he longs to marry and a future that could include children. But when a terrifying assault rips his world apart, Beth disappears-leaving an agonizing mystery in her wake"--Front flap
Long lost by David Morrell( Book )
37 editions published between 2001 and 2009 in 6 languages and held by 2,198 libraries worldwide
Brad's younger brother Petey, who had been lost since he was nine-years-old, suddenly turns up again. Just as suddenly, Petey leaves, but this time he takes Brad's wife and child with him
Burnt sienna by David Morrell( Book )
28 editions published between 1999 and 2014 in 6 languages and held by 1,983 libraries worldwide
Ex-marine Chase Malone must stop a dangerous and powerful arms dealer before he kills again in this new high-action thriller by the bestselling author of "Double Image" and "Black Evening." The wealthy and dangerously twisted arms agent has spent the last two decades marrying a succession of beautiful women--all of whom have met with mysterious deaths just after having their portraits painted by a top artist
Assumed identity by David Morrell( Book )
38 editions published between 1993 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 1,917 libraries worldwide
Brendan Buchanan has also gone by two hundred other names as a member of a special-operations unit, but now his controllers will no longer give him a new identity, and he is thrust into a stark wilderness of mirrors and faced with a harrowing conspiracy
Scavenger by David Morrell( Book )
20 editions published between 2007 and 2012 in English and Polish and held by 1,904 libraries worldwide
The spy who came for Christmas by David Morrell( Book )
22 editions published between 2008 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 1,903 libraries worldwide
As holiday celebrations take place in Santa Fe, Agent Paul Kagan is on the run with a baby the Russian mafia wants to destroy, and turns to a mother and her young son for help during a violent night where they all must work together to keep the child safe from harm
Murder as a fine art by David Morrell( Book )
14 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in English and Russian and held by 1,827 libraries worldwide
"Thomas De Quincey, infamous for his memoir, 'Confessions of an English Opium-Eater', is the major suspect in a series of ferocious mass murders identical to ones that terrorized London forty-three years earlier ... Desperate to clear his name but crippled by opium addiction, De Quincey is aided by his devoted daughter Emily and a pair of determined Scotland Yard detectives"--Inside front cover
Double image by David Morrell( Book )
35 editions published between 1998 and 2014 in 6 languages and held by 1,798 libraries worldwide
The adventures in love and war of photographer Mitch Coltrane. In one adventure, he becomes the object of revenge by a Balkan war lord whose crimes he recorded on film, in another he searches for a beautiful woman he saw in a photograph
The shimmer by David Morrell( Book )
16 editions published between 2009 and 2012 in English and Polish and held by 1,770 libraries worldwide
Santa Fe police officer Dan Page tracks down his missing wife only to witness a bloodbath in Rostov, a remote town in Texas famous for a massive astronomical observatory, a long-abandoned military base, and unexplained nighttime phenomena that draw onlookers from every corner of the globe. Determined to solve the mystery of the Rostov Lights in order to save his wife, he discovers that the decaying military base may not be abandoned at all, and that the government may have known about the lights for decades--and the unimaginable danger behind them
Desperate measures by David Morrell( Book )
28 editions published between 1993 and 2014 in 8 languages and held by 1,724 libraries worldwide
A suicidal journalist finds himself on a bizarre assignment ... to write the obituary of a man who is not yet dead
The protector by David Morrell( Book )
15 editions published between 2003 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 1,704 libraries worldwide
Hired by a brilliant scientist who is seeking protection from a powerful drug lord, bodyguard Cavanaugh is shocked when his teammates are killed in a vicious attack that implicates his new employer
The fifth profession by David Morrell( Book )
40 editions published between 1990 and 2008 in 6 languages and held by 1,553 libraries worldwide
Savage, an executive protector of the wealthy, has the assignment to retrieve Rachel Stone, who faces destruction at the hands of her billionaire husband
The covenant of the flame by David Morrell( Book )
26 editions published between 1990 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 1,528 libraries worldwide
A woman reporter holds the key to a two-thousand-year-old secret. For her knowledge she is marked to die by mysterious fanatics
The fraternity of the stone by David Morrell( Book )
40 editions published between 1985 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 1,482 libraries worldwide
A former killer is drawn once again into that electrifying world where no one is as he seems - where life's most horrifying, harrowing game is played
Inspector of the dead by David Morrell( Book )
17 editions published between 2015 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 1,454 libraries worldwide
"Thomas De Quincey, infamous for his Confessions of an Opium-Eater, confronts London's harrowing streets to thwart the assassination of Queen Victoria. The year is 1855. The Crimean War is raging. The incompetence of British commanders causes the fall of the English government. The Empire teeters. Amid this crisis comes opium-eater Thomas De Quincey, one of the most notorious and brilliant personalities of Victorian England. Along with his irrepressible daughter, Emily, and their Scotland Yard companions, Ryan and Becker, De Quincey finds himself confronted by an adversary who threatens the heart of the nation. This killer targets members of the upper echelons of British society, leaving with each corpse the name of someone who previously attempted to kill Queen Victoria. The evidence indicates that the ultimate victim will be Victoria herself. As De Quincey and Emily race to protect the queen, they uncover long-buried secrets and the heartbreaking past of a man whose lust for revenge has destroyed his soul. Brilliantly merging historical fact with fiction, Inspector of the Dead is based on actual attempts to assassinate Queen Victoria"--
The brotherhood of the rose : a novel by David Morrell( Book )
41 editions published between 1984 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 1,416 libraries worldwide
"They were orphans, Chris and Saul--raised in a Philadelphia school for boys, bonded by friendship, and devoted to a mysterious man called Eliot. He visited them and brought them candy. He treated them like sons. He trained them to be assassins. Now he is trying desperately to have them killed. Spanning the globe, here is an astonishing novel of fierce loyalty and violent betrayal, of murders planned and coolly executed, of revenge bitterly, urgently desired"--Publisher description
The league of night and fog by David Morrell( Book )
42 editions published between 1987 and 2009 in 5 languages and held by 1,381 libraries worldwide
Assassins, strangers, bloodbrothers. Saul and Drew were the best, expert operatives able to kill without a qualm. Both wanted out, but they had been selected to stop a reign of terror reheated after 40 years--and operating out of the sacred heart of the Vatican
First blood; a novel by David Morrell( Book )
104 editions published between 1972 and 2015 in 13 languages and held by 1,320 libraries worldwide
First came the man: a young wanderer in a fatigue coat and long hair. Then came the legend, as John Rambo sprang from the pages of FIRST BLOOD to take his place in the American cultural landscape. This remarkable novel pits a young Vietnam veteran against a small-town cop who doesn't know whom he's dealing with -- or how far Rambo will take him into a life-and-death struggle through the woods, hills, and caves of rural Kentucky. This book was made into the classic movie staring Sylvester Stalone. The lead character's name has become a synonym for the tetesterone-driven macho man
Thrillers : 100 must-reads by David Morrell( Book )
6 editions published between 2010 and 2012 in English and held by 770 libraries worldwide
Through essays contributed by modern thriller writers such as David Baldacci, Lee Child, Sandra Brown, and many others, this book explores 100 works of suspense from the ancient world to modern times
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Alternative Names
David Morrell Amerikaans schrijver
David Morrell amerikansk författare
David Morrell amerikansk skribent
David Morrell kanadisch-US-amerikanischer Schriftsteller
David Morrell scrittore canadese
Morell, David 1943-
Morell, Dėvid
Morels, Deivids
Morrell, David
Morrell, David, 1943-
Ντέιβιντ Μορέλ Καναδός συγγραφέας
Дейвид Морел
Моррел Д. 1943-
Моррелл, Дэвид
דייוויד מורל
מורל, דוד 1943-
מורל, דיוויד
מורל, דיוויד 1943-
모렐, 데이비드
マレル, デイヴィッド
マレル, デイビィッド
English (451)
Polish (72)
French (44)
Spanish (38)
German (37)
Russian (17)
Italian (11)
Japanese (7)
Hebrew (5)
Swedish (4)
Danish (4)
Czech (3)
Chinese (3)
Vietnamese (3)
Korean (3)
Hungarian (3)
Multiple languages (2)
Finnish (2)
Portuguese (1)
Indonesian (1)
Bulgarian (1)
Thai (1)
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