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Child, Lincoln

Overview
Works: 532 works in 2,590 publications in 12 languages and 126,731 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Suspense fiction  Detective and mystery fiction  Psychological fiction  Paranormal fiction  Suspense fiction, American  Science fiction  Detective and mystery stories, American  Fiction  Science fiction 
Roles: Author, Editor, Creator, Narrator, Bibliographic antecedent, Contributor, Other
Classifications: PS3566.R3982, 813.54
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Publications by Lincoln Child
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Most widely held works by Lincoln Child
Deep Storm : a novel by Lincoln Child( Book )
51 editions published between 1984 and 2016 in 6 languages and held by 3,566 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
The wheel of darkness by Douglas J Preston( Book )
39 editions published between 2007 and 2014 in English and held by 3,445 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
Gideon's sword by Douglas J Preston( Book )
23 editions published between 2011 and 2015 in English and held by 3,347 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
Cemetery dance by Douglas J Preston( Book )
50 editions published between 2006 and 2015 in 5 languages and held by 3,283 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 )
44 editions published between 2010 and 2016 in 7 languages and held by 3,259 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?
Cold vengeance by Douglas J Preston( Book )
33 editions published between 2011 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 3,195 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
Dance of death by Douglas J Preston( Book )
54 editions published between 2005 and 2014 in 7 languages and held by 3,179 libraries worldwide
Stalked throughout his life by his diabolical brother Diogenes, FBI special agent Pendergast finds himself framed for several murders, a situation that forces him to flee while he works alongside a friend from the NYPD to prove his innocence
Terminal freeze : a novel by Lincoln Child( Book )
26 editions published between 2009 and 2016 in 4 languages and held by 3,072 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 when the group heads out on a routine foray into a glacial ice cave and makes an astonishing find
Gideon's corpse by Douglas J Preston( Book )
26 editions published between 2012 and 2015 in English and Polish and held by 3,051 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 third gate : a novel by Lincoln Child( Book )
23 editions published between 2011 and 2014 in English and held by 3,047 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
White fire by Douglas J Preston( Book )
25 editions published between 2013 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 2,890 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
Brimstone by Douglas J Preston( Book )
38 editions published between 2003 and 2014 in 7 languages and held by 2,864 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
Two graves by Douglas J Preston( Book )
21 editions published between 2012 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 2,853 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 book of the dead by Douglas J Preston( Book )
34 editions published between 1984 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 2,773 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 forgotten room : a novel by Lincoln Child( Book )
24 editions published between 2015 and 2016 in English and Spanish and held by 2,645 libraries worldwide
Yale professor Jeremy Logan is an "enigmalogist"--An investigator who specializes in analyzing phenomena that have no obvious explanation. Logan finds himself on the storied coastline of Newport, Rhode Island, where he has been retained by Lux, one of the oldest and most respected think tanks in America. Just days earlier, a series of frightening events took place in the sprawling seaside mansion that houses the organization. One of its most distinguished doctors began acting erratically -- violently attacking an assistant in the mansion's opulent library and, moments later, killing himself in a truly shocking fashion. Terrified by the incident and the bizarre evidence left behind, the group hires Logan to investigate -- discreetly -- what drove this erudite man to madness. His work leads him to an unexpected find. In a long-dormant wing of the estate, Logan uncovers an ingeniously hidden secret room, concealed and apparently untouched for decades. The room is a time capsule, filled with eerie and obscure scientific equipment that points to a top secret project long thought destroyed, known only as Project S. Ultimately, the truth of what Project S was -- and what has happened in that room -- will put Logan in the path of a completely unexpected danger
The Lost Island : a Gideon Crew novel by Douglas J Preston( Book )
30 editions published between 2014 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 2,593 libraries worldwide
Gideon Crew -- brilliant scientist, master thief -- is living on borrowed time. When his mysterious employer, Eli Glinn, gives him an eyebrow-raising mission, he has no reason to refuse. Gideon's task: steal a page from the priceless Book of Kells, now on display in New York City and protected by unbreakable security. Accomplishing the impossible, Gideon steals the parchment -- only to learn that hidden beneath the gorgeously illuminated image is a treasure map dating back to the time of the ancient Greeks. As he ponders the strange map, Gideon realizes that the treasure it leads to is no ordinary fortune. It is something far more precious: an amazing discovery that could perhaps even save Gideon's life. Together with his new partner, Amy, Gideon follows a trail of cryptic clues to an unknown island in a remote corner of the Caribbean Sea. There, off the hostile and desolate Mosquito Coast, the pair realize the extraordinary treasure they are hunting conceals an even greater shock -- a revelation so profound that it may benefit the entire human race ... if Gideon and Amy can survive
Still life with crows by Douglas J Preston( Book )
25 editions published between 2002 and 2014 in English and held by 2,524 libraries worldwide
When the farm community of Medicine Creek, Kansas, is terrorized by a series of disturbing murder, FBI agent Pendergast discovers a link between a moonshine operation and an unsolved killing from more than 150 years earlier
Relic by Douglas J Preston( Book )
78 editions published between 1994 and 2015 in 11 languages and held by 2,498 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
Crimson shore by Douglas J Preston( Book )
14 editions published between 2015 and 2016 in English and held by 2,387 libraries worldwide
"#1 bestselling authors Douglas Preston and Lincoln Child return with their next blockbuster Pendergast novel"--
The cabinet of curiosities by Douglas J Preston( Book )
34 editions published between 2000 and 2014 in English and held by 2,317 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
 
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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 escritor estadounidense
Lincoln Child scrittore statunitense
Lincoln Child US-amerikanischer Schriftsteller
Lincoln Child yhdysvaltalainen kirjailija
Preston & Child
Preston, Douglas
Preston , Lincoln
Tšāyld, Līnkūln 1957-
Линкълн Чайлд
Чайлд, Линкольн
צ'ילד, לינקולן, 1957-
차일드, 링컨 1957-
チャイルド, L
チャイルド, リンカーン
リンカーン・チャイルド
Languages
English (517)
Spanish (84)
Polish (24)
Russian (22)
French (17)
Italian (9)
Hungarian (8)
Chinese (6)
Dutch (4)
Korean (3)
German (2)
Swedish (2)
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