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Bachman, Richard

Overview
Works: 109 works in 411 publications in 9 languages and 17,419 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Horror tales  Drama  Biography  Chick lit  Personal narratives‡vPolish  Film adaptations  Domestic fiction  Personal narratives‡vAmerican  Suspense fiction 
Roles: Instrumentalist, Bibliographic antecedent
Classifications: PS3561.I483, 813.54
Publication Timeline
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Publications about Richard Bachman
Publications by Richard Bachman
Most widely held works about Richard Bachman
 
Most widely held works by Richard Bachman
Thinner by Richard Bachman( Book )
38 editions published between 1968 and 2012 in English and Undetermined and held by 4,023 libraries worldwide
Billy Halleck, good husband, loving father, is both beneficiary and victim of the American Good Life: he has an expensive home, a nice family, and a rewarding career as a lawyer ... but he is also fifty pounds overweight and, as his doctor keeps reminding him, edging into heart attack country
The regulators by Richard Bachman( Book )
37 editions published between 1996 and 2012 in English and held by 3,882 libraries worldwide
In a mining town in Ohio, a boy is invaded by an evil spirit living in a nearby silver mine. The spirit organizes a bloody massacre of the boy's neighborhood by characters from B-movies and Saturday morning TV cartoons which the boy regularly watches
Blaze : a novel by Richard Bachman( Book )
39 editions published between 1996 and 2012 in 8 languages and held by 3,712 libraries worldwide
Originally written thirty-five years ago but never published, a crime novel chronicles the life and times of Clayton Blaisdell, Jr.--the crimes committed against him and the crimes he himself commits, including a kidnapping he is doomed to attempt
Blaze by Richard Bachman( Sound Recording )
11 editions published between 2007 and 2010 in English and held by 1,510 libraries worldwide
Clayton Blaisdell, Jr., nicknamed Blaze, is a mentally retarded giant of a man living in a decrepit old house. Blaze's best--and only--friend's name is George, and George is a bad influence. It is George who goads Blaze into kidnapping the baby and holding it for a million dollar ransom. As a pitch-black sequence of events unfolds, the true sickness of Blaze's condition comes into focus through painful flashbacks of abuse
The regulators by Richard Bachman( file )
17 editions published between 1996 and 2011 in English and held by 1,001 libraries worldwide
At the start of a midsummer's day, life seems idyllic on Poplar Street. However, in the house of Seth, an eight-year old autistic child, something is amiss, something which will change the entire neighborhood's concept of reality. By the end of the day, this serene Ohio suburb will become a terrifying slaughterhouse
The running man by Richard Bachman( Book )
21 editions published between 1982 and 2012 in English and held by 923 libraries worldwide
This No. 1 bestseller, which tells a gritty tale of a futuristic game of lifeor death, has been repackaged with a new cover
The long walk by Richard Bachman( file )
11 editions published between 2010 and 2011 in English and held by 384 libraries worldwide
In an ultra-conservative America of the not-too distant future when America has become a police state, the annual marathon is the ultimate sports competition. One hundred boys are selected each year to enter a grueling 450-mile marathon walk. The game is simple: maintain a steady walking pace of four miles per hour without stopping. Three warnings, and you're out--permanently. The winner will be awarded whatever he wants for the rest of his life; but a single misstep could be the last
Thinner by Richard Bachman( Sound Recording )
10 editions published between 1985 and 2009 in English and held by 382 libraries worldwide
Billy Halleck has a great life until he accidentally hits an old gypsy women as she crosses a street in their quiet little town. Though a judge finds him blameless, Billy soon finds himself under the ancient gypsy's curse
The long walk by Stephen King( Book )
13 editions published between 1979 and 2002 in English and held by 204 libraries worldwide
In the near future, where America has become a police state, one hundred boys are selected to enter an annual contest where the winner will be awarded whatever he wants for the rest of his life. The game is simple - maintain a steady walking pace of four miles per hour without stopping. Three warnings, and you're out - permanently
The running man by Paul Michael Glaser( visu )
14 editions published between 1988 and 2010 in 4 languages and held by 202 libraries worldwide
Futuristic melodrama. A TV "audience participation" show is held in deadly earnest. Convicts can win freedom by risking their lives against "stalkers."
The regulators by Richard Bachman( Sound Recording )
3 editions published in 1997 in English and No Linguistic Content and held by 176 libraries worldwide
At the start of a midsummer's day, life seems idyllic on Poplar Street. However, in the house of Seth, an eight-year old autistic child, something is amiss, something which will change the entire neighborhood's concept of reality. By the end of the day, this serene Ohio suburb will become a terrifying slaughterhouse
Roadwork by Stephen King( file )
8 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 159 libraries worldwide
Bart Dawes is standing in the way of progress. A new highway extension is being built right over the laundry plant where he works--and right over his home. The house he has lived in for twenty years, where he has made love with his wife, played with his son. But before the city paves over that part of Dawes' life, he's got one more party to throw--and it'll be a blast
The Bachman books by Richard Bachman( Book )
3 editions published between 2007 and 2012 in English and held by 110 libraries worldwide
De ontvoering by Richard Bachman( Book )
2 editions published between 2007 and 2010 in Dutch and held by 87 libraries worldwide
Een reus van een kerel met het verstand van een kleuter wil samen met zijn vriend snel rijk worden door een baby te ontvoeren. Probleem is alleen dat die vriend dood is
The Bachman books : four early novels by Stephen King( Book )
7 editions published between 1977 and 1996 in English and Undetermined and held by 77 libraries worldwide
Four of Stephen King's most popular stories are compiled in this book
The running man by Stephen King( Sound Recording )
8 editions published between 2007 and 2010 in English and held by 67 libraries worldwide
It is 2025, and reality TV has progressed to the point where people are willing to wager their lives in exchange for a chance at enormous wealth. Ben Richards is desperate: he needs money to treat his daughter's illness. His last chance is entering a game show called The Running Man. The objective is to elude police and specially trained trackers for a month. The reward is a cool billion dollars. The catch is that everyone else on the planet is watching and willing to turn him in for a reward
Roadwork by Richard Bachman( Book )
1 edition published in 1999 in English and held by 54 libraries worldwide
When a highway project leaves him unemployed and threatens to destroy his home, one man takes on the forces of progress as he embarks on a vengegful showdown of epic proportions
Roadwork by Stephen King( Book )
8 editions published between 1996 and 1999 in English and held by 47 libraries worldwide
The home Bart Dawes has lived in for twenty years, and the laundry plant where he works, are about to be razed to make way for a new highway extension, but Bart is not ready to go out without a bang
La peau sur les os : roman by Richard Bachman( Book )
12 editions published between 1986 and 2005 in French and held by 36 libraries worldwide
Un jeune avocat se lance à la poursuite du chef gitan qui lui a jeté un sort, lequel consiste à lui faire perdre un kilo de son poids par jour. Retrouvera-t-il le vieux sorcier ? Un suspense mené à fond de train, d'un réalisme vigoureux et d'un humour décapant
Marche ou crève : roman by Richard Bachman( Book )
10 editions published between 1992 and 2009 in French and held by 32 libraries worldwide
Een 16-jarige jongen doet mee aan een lange-afstandsloop met gruwelijke regels
 
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controlled identity King, Stephen, 1947-

Bachman, Richard
Bachman, Richard, 1947-
Bakhman, Richard
Baḳman, Ritsard
Pakʻŭman, Ricʻhŏdŭ
Richard Bachman
バックマン, リチャード
Languages
English (232)
French (23)
Italian (4)
Spanish (4)
Dutch (2)
Danish (1)
Vietnamese (1)
Polish (1)
Czech (1)
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