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Child, Lincoln

Overview
Works: 259 works in 819 publications in 6 languages and 65,052 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Suspense fiction  Psychological fiction  Detective and mystery fiction  Detective and mystery stories, American  Suspense fiction, American  Paranormal fiction  Abridgments  Horror tales 
Roles: Author, Editor, Creator, Narrator, Contributor, Other
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
Cemetery dance by Douglas J Preston( Book )
29 editions published between 2006 and 2014 in English and held by 3,236 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
Gideon's sword by Douglas J Preston( Book )
9 editions published between 2011 and 2015 in English and held by 3,082 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 on his crime--and offer him the chance of a lifetime"--Provided by publisher
The wheel of darkness by Douglas J Preston( Book )
5 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 2,841 libraries worldwide
Diogenes, Pendergast's brother, is dead. Constance, pregnant with his child, was his killer. Things are tough all over. Pendergast has taken Constance on a whirlwind tour hoping to give her a sense of the world that she was missing cooped up in the mansion on Riverside Drive. Now, they head to Tibet, where Pendergast did some of his most intensive martial arts and spiritual studies
Cold vengeance by Douglas J Preston( Book )
5 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in English and held by 2,821 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
White fire by Douglas J Preston( Book )
12 editions published between 2013 and 2015 in 5 languages and held by 2,613 libraries worldwide
Special Agent Pendergast arrives at an exclusive Colorado ski resort to rescue his protégée, Corrie Swanson, from serious trouble with the law when he uncovers a mysterious connection between long-dead miners and a fabled, long-lost Sherlock Holmes story--one that might just offer the key to an outbreak of modern day killings involving a deadly arsonist
Gideon's corpse by Douglas J Preston( Book )
6 editions published between 2012 and 2015 in English and held by 2,607 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
Blue Labyrinth by Douglas J Preston( Book )
19 editions published between 2014 and 2015 in English and held by 2,596 libraries worldwide
"A long-buried family secret resurfaces when one of Aloysius Pendergast's most implacable enemies shows up on his doorstep as a murdered corpse. The mystery has all the hallmarks of the perfect murder, save for an enigmatic clue: a piece of turquoise lodged in the stomach of the deceased. The gem leads Pendergast to an abandoned mine on the shore of California's desolate Salton Sea, which in turn propels him on a journey of discovery deep into his family's sinister past. But Pendergast learns there is more at work than a ghastly episode of family history: he is soon stalked by a subtle killer bent on vengeance over an ancient transgression. In short order, Pendergast is caught in a wickedly clever plot, which will leave him stricken in mind and body ... and may well end with his death"--
Two graves by Douglas J Preston( Book )
6 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in English and held by 2,501 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
Riptide by Douglas J Preston( Book )
26 editions published between 1995 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 2,092 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
Crimson shore by Douglas J Preston( Book )
5 editions published in 2015 in English and held by 2,072 libraries worldwide
Pendergast and his ward Constance Greene travel to the quaint seaside village of Exmouth, Massachusetts, to investigate the theft of a priceless wine collection. But inside the wine cellar, they find a bricked-up niche that once held a crumbling skeleton. Local legend holds that during the 1692 witch trials in Salem, the real witches escaped, fleeing north to Exmouth and settling deep in the surrounding salt marshes, where they continued to practice their wicked arts. But the sins of the past are still very much alive when a new corpse turns up in the marshes. The only clue is a series of demonic carvings that could lead to an ancient witches' colony, long believed to be abandoned
Still life with crows by Douglas J Preston( Book )
7 editions published between 2002 and 2014 in English and held by 2,069 libraries worldwide
A serial killer is loose in Medicine Creek, Kansas, a farming town with a small, dusty downtown. FBI Special Agent Pendergast arrives from New Orleans to investigate. He must discover the twisted secret hiding within a four-generation Kansas family, before someone else is murdered
Reliquary by Douglas J Preston( Book )
4 editions published between 1997 and 1998 in English and held by 1,947 libraries worldwide
Lieutenant D'Agosta of the New York police and anthropologist Margo Green team up with the Navy's special forces to destroy monsters roaming New York's subterranean world--sewers, tunnels--killing the homeless to eat their brains, the monsters' staple food. By the author of Relic
Dance of death by Douglas J Preston( Book )
7 editions published between 2005 and 2012 in English and held by 1,929 libraries worldwide
FBI Special Agent Pendergast is pitted against his most personal foe, his brother, Diogenes, who has planned a horrendous crime and is framing Pendergast for a series of terrible murders
Thunderhead by Douglas J Preston( Book )
5 editions published between 1999 and 2010 in German and English and held by 1,621 libraries worldwide
Een archeologe ontvangt een oude brief van haar vermiste vader die haar op het spoor zet van een verloren Indiaanse stad
Cemetery dance by Douglas J Preston( Sound Recording )
17 editions published between 2009 and 2013 in English and held by 1,566 libraries worldwide
In the wake of a brutal attack on a prominent Manhattan journalist and his wife, clues identify the assailant as a man who had been believed dead, in a case that prompts Captain Hayward, Pendergast, and D'Agosta to infiltrate a deadly cult
The book of the dead by Douglas J Preston( Sound Recording )
7 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 1,452 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
The ice limit by Douglas J Preston( Book )
6 editions published between 2000 and 2008 in 4 languages and held by 1,417 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
Cold vengeance by Douglas J Preston( Sound Recording )
4 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 1,409 libraries worldwide
"Devastated by the discovery that his wife, Helen, was murdered, Special Agent Pendergast must have retribution. But revenge is not simple. As he stalks his wife's betrayers-a chase that takes him from the wild moors of Scotland to the bustling streets of New York City and the darkest bayous of Louisiana-he is also forced to dig further into Helen's past. And he is stunned to learn that Helen may have been a collaborator in her own murder. Peeling back the layers of deception, Pendergast realizes that the conspiracy is deeper, goes back generations, and is more monstrous than he could have ever imagined-and everything he's believed, everything he's trusted, everything he's understood ... may be a horrific lie"--Publisher
Fever dream by Douglas J Preston( Sound Recording )
6 editions published between 2010 and 2011 in English and held by 1,265 libraries worldwide
Yesterday, Special Agent Pendergast still mourned the loss of his beloved wife, Helen, who died in a tragic accident in Africa twelve years ago. Today, he discovers she was murdered. Tomorrow, he will learn her most guarded secrets, leaving him to wonder: Who was the woman I married? Why was she murdered? And, above all, who murdered her?
Gideon's corpse by Douglas J Preston( Sound Recording )
7 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 1,234 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
 
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controlled identity Preston, Lincoln

Čailds, Linkolns
Child
Child 1957-
Child, L. 1957-
Child, Lincoln 1957-
Child, Lincoln B.
Cild, Lincoln 1957-
Lincoln Child Amerikaans schrijver
Lincoln Child amerikansk författare
Lincoln Child amerikansk skribent
Lincoln Child écrivain américain
Lincoln Child scrittore statunitense
Lincoln Child US-amerikanischer Schriftsteller
Preston & Child
Preston, Douglas
Preston , Lincoln
Tšāyld, Līnkūln 1957-
Линкълн Чайлд
Чайлд, Линкольн
차일드, 링컨 1957-
チャイルド, L
チャイルド, リンカーン
Languages
English (175)
German (8)
French (3)
Polish (2)
Russian (2)
Spanish (2)
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