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Child, Lincoln

Overview
Works: 403 works in 1,880 publications in 11 languages and 98,906 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Suspense fiction  Psychological fiction  Suspense fiction, American  Detective and mystery stories  Detective and mystery stories, American  Adventure stories, American  Drama  Horror tales  Film adaptations 
Roles: Editor, Creator, Bibliographic antecedent, Contributor, Illustrator
Classifications: PS3566.R3982, 813.54
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Publications about Lincoln Child
Publications by Lincoln Child
Most widely held works about Lincoln Child
 
Most widely held works by Lincoln Child
The wheel of darkness by Douglas J Preston( Book )
39 editions published between 2007 and 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 3,780 libraries worldwide
Taking Constance on an international tour to expose her to a world she has never experienced, FBI agent Pendergast visits the Tibetan monastery where he received martial arts training, only to learn that a rare and dangerous artifact has been stolen
Dance of death by Douglas J Preston( Book )
53 editions published between 2005 and 2012 in 8 languages and held by 3,686 libraries worldwide
"FBI Special Agent Pendergast is pitted against his most personal foe: His brother, Diogenes, has planned a horrendous crime and is framing Pendergast for a series of terrible murders."--Provided by the publisher
Cemetery dance by Douglas J Preston( Book )
26 editions published between 2006 and 2010 in English and held by 3,509 libraries worldwide
After New York Times reporter William Smithback and his wife Nora Kelly, a Museum of Natural History archaeologist, are brutally attacked in their apartment on Manhattan's Upper West Side, Pendergast--the world's most enigmatic FBI Special Agent--returns to New York City to investigate a murderous Obeah cult
Fever dream by Douglas J Preston( Book )
23 editions published between 2010 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 3,507 libraries worldwide
With Lieutenant Vincent D'Agosta's assistance, Pendergast embarks on a quest to uncover the mystery of his wife's murder. As he probes more deeply into the riddle--the answer to which is revealed in a night of shocking violence, deep in the Louisiana bayou--he finds himself faced with an even greater question: who was the woman he married?
Deep Storm : a novel by Lincoln Child( Book )
35 editions published between 1984 and 2014 in English and French and held by 3,412 libraries worldwide
Summoned to a remote oil rig to diagnose a strange medical ailment among the rig workers, ex-Navy physician Peter Crane soon discovers that the condition is linked to the underwater excavation being done at science research station Deep Storm
Gideon's sword by Douglas J Preston( Book )
23 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 3,349 libraries worldwide
"At age 12, Gideon Crew witnessed the brutal murder of his father. More than 20 years later, Gideon gets his revenge. But then a mysterious witness steps forward to confront Gideon with his crime--and offer him the chance of a lifetime"--Provided by publisher
Brimstone by Douglas J Preston( Book )
20 editions published between 2004 and 2012 in English and Undetermined and held by 3,269 libraries worldwide
In the wake of a series of bizarre murders in which claw prints are found near each of the victims, agent Pendergast teams up with officer Vincent d'Agosta in an investigation with apparent ties to the supernatural
Terminal freeze : a novel by Lincoln Child( Book )
25 editions published between 2009 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 3,254 libraries worldwide
A group of scientists undertake an expedition to Alaska's Federal Wilderness Zone to study the effects of global warming. The expedition changes suddenly on a routine foray into a glacial ice cave, where the group makes an astonishing find
The book of the dead by Douglas J Preston( Book )
39 editions published between 1984 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 3,211 libraries worldwide
The New York Museum of Natural History receives their pilfered gem collection back ... ground down to dust. Diogenes, the psychotic killer who stole them in Dance of Death, is throwing down the gauntlet to both the city and to his brother, FBI Agent Pendergast, who is currently incarcerated in a maximum security prison. To quell the PR nightmare of the gem fiasco, the museum decides to reopen the Tomb of Senef. An astounding Egyptian temple, it was a popular museum exhibit until the 1930s, when it was quietly closed. But when the tomb is unsealed in preparation for its gala reopening, the killings--and whispers of an ancient curse--begin again. And the catastrophic opening itself sets the stage for the final battle between the two brothers: an epic clash from which only one will emerge alive
Cold vengeance by Douglas J Preston( Book )
21 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in English and held by 3,058 libraries worldwide
"A bonding trip for Pendergast and his brother-in-law, Judson Esterhazy, turns violent. Before abandoning a mortally-wounded Pendergast, Esterhazy announces his sister, Pendergast's long-dead wife Helen, is alive"--Provided by publisher
The third gate : a novel by Lincoln Child( Book )
14 editions published between 2011 and 2013 in English and held by 3,042 libraries worldwide
Professor Jeremy Logan is brought onto famed explorer Porter Stone's archaeological team to investigate a series of harrowing and inexplicable occurrences that are causing people on the expedition to fear a centuries-old curse behind Pharoah Narmer's elusive "double" crown of the two Egypts. As paranoia and fear run rampant, Logan must delve into the mysteries of ancient Egyptology and near death experience in order to understand what might be plaguing the archaeological site. He is forced to confront whether a vicious ancient curse, buried for millennia along with the unimagined riches of King Narrmer may now actually be coming true
Still life with crows by Douglas J Preston( Book )
23 editions published between 2003 and 2012 in English and held by 2,923 libraries worldwide
When the farm community of Medicine Creek, Kansas, is terrorized by a series of disturbing murders, FBI agent Pendergast discovers a link between a moonshine operation and an unsolved killing from more than 150 years earlier
Gideon's corpse by Douglas J Preston( Book )
17 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in English and held by 2,840 libraries worldwide
A top nuclear scientist turns homicidal, taking an innocent family hostage at gunpoint. Gideon Crew, a colleague of the scientist at Los Alamos, is called in to talk the man down. But the standoff ends in an explosion of violence. When the authorities discover the scientist's body is intensely radioactive, and that he had recently embraced Islamic extremism, all hell breaks loose
The cabinet of curiosities by Douglas J Preston( Book )
29 editions published between 2000 and 2012 in English and held by 2,794 libraries worldwide
When New York City construction workers uncover the remains of thirty-six people murdered and dismembered over 130 years ago, archaeologist Nora Kelly and Special Agent Pedergast set out to investigate the killings
Two graves by Douglas J Preston( Book )
13 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in English and held by 2,610 libraries worldwide
Special Agent Pendergast assists NYPD Lieutenant D'Agosta in the investigation of a number of killings that ultimately prove to be messages from his wife's kidnappers
The ice limit by Douglas J Preston( Book )
28 editions published between 2000 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 2,566 libraries worldwide
Billionaire Palmer Lloyd is accustomed to getting what he wants--and what he wants for his new museum is the largest meteorite on earth. Unfortunately for Lloyd, it's buried on an inhospitable Chilean island just north of the Ice Limit in the most brutal, unforgiving seas in the world
Death match : a novel by Lincoln Child( Book )
29 editions published between 2004 and 2013 in English and held by 2,516 libraries worldwide
When a believed-perfect couple is found dead of an apparent double suicide, former FBI forensic psychologist Christopher Lash is hired by the matchmaking company that introduced the pair to each other to perform a discreet investigation
Riptide by Douglas J Preston( Book )
25 editions published between 1995 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 2,465 libraries worldwide
An attempt to recover a pirate treasure from a booby-trapped hiding place, a water pit in Maine. Many have died attempting to enter it, including Martin Hatch's father and brother. Now Martin himself tries, using the latest in computer technology
Relic by Douglas J Preston( Book )
47 editions published between 1994 and 2013 in 7 languages and held by 2,432 libraries worldwide
In New York, there has been a rash of murders in the Museum of Natural History and the perpetrator turns out to be a monstrous reptile from South America. The beast strikes at a gala opening, and an FBI agent and a woman scientist race to capture it before it eats everyone in sight
Thunderhead by Douglas J Preston( Book )
21 editions published between 1999 and 2010 in English and German and held by 2,351 libraries worldwide
Archeologist Nora Kelly leads an expedition to Utah in search of Quivira, the fabled Indian City of Gold. With the aid of satellite photos the group retraces her missing father's footsteps and runs into monsters
 
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Alternative Names

controlled identity Preston, Lincoln

Čailds, Linkolns
Child
Child, L. 1957-
Child, Lincoln, 1957-
Cild, Lincoln 1957-
Preston & Child
Preston, Douglas
Preston, Lincoln
Tšāyld, Līnkūln, 1957-
Чайлд, Линкольн
チャイルド, L
チャイルド, リンカーン
Languages
English (471)
Italian (21)
German (19)
French (15)
Spanish (12)
Czech (3)
Hungarian (2)
Swedish (2)
Polish (2)
Dutch (2)
Russian (1)
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