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Murphy, Yannick

Overview
Works: 17 works in 104 publications in 9 languages and 5,728 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Domestic fiction  Juvenile works  Biographical fiction  Psychological fiction  History  Short stories  Suspense fiction  Historical fiction  Spy stories 
Roles: Author
Classifications: PS3563.U7635, 813.54
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Publications about Yannick Murphy
Publications by Yannick Murphy
Most widely held works by Yannick Murphy
Signed, Mata Hari : a novel by Yannick Murphy( Book )
28 editions published between 2007 and 2010 in 9 languages and held by 1,024 libraries worldwide
A tale inspired by the life of the infamous spy finds a woman awaiting execution in Paris and attempting to save herself by recounting the story of her Netherlands childhood, self-reinvention after ending a loveless marriage, and performances for the crowned heads of Europe
The call : a novel by Yannick Murphy( Book )
10 editions published between 2011 and 2014 in English and held by 1,004 libraries worldwide
When a hunting accident leaves his son in a coma, the son's veterinarian father tries to find the man responsible while maintaining normalcy for his family until an unexpected visitor asks a favor that will test his resolve and force him to come to terms with what it truly means to be a family
This is the water : a novel by Yannick Murphy( Book )
10 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 738 libraries worldwide
When a girl on her daughters' swim team is found murdered at a nearby highway rest stop, Annie, while falling in love with her friend's husband, discovers what it means to follow your intuition, even if love, as well as lives, could be lost as a series of startling events unfold
Baby Polar by Yannick Murphy( Book )
6 editions published between 2009 and 2014 in English and held by 665 libraries worldwide
Even though his mother warns him of a coming storm, Baby Polar goes outside to play, but when he cannot see his own paw he realizes that he now faces danger
Ahwoooooooo! by Yannick Murphy( Book )
2 editions published between 2005 and 2006 in English and held by 558 libraries worldwide
After making several unsuccessful attempts to mimic the sounds of other animals, Little Wolf goes to his grandfather and learns how to howl
Here they come by Yannick Murphy( Book )
7 editions published between 2006 and 2008 in English and German and held by 350 libraries worldwide
"Splitting time between a ramshackle apartment and a lonely hot dog vendor, the observant thirteen-year-old who stands steadily at the center of Here They Come gives lyrical voice to an unforgettable instant--1970s New York, stifling, violent and full of life. Balanced between her enigmatic siblings, detached parents, and a quiet sense of the surreal, she recounts a year of startling moments with dark humor and deadpan resilience."--Publisher's website
The sea of trees by Yannick Murphy( Book )
8 editions published between 1997 and 1998 in English and held by 318 libraries worldwide
A Eurasian girl's coming of age during a war. She is Tian, half-French, half-Chinese, whose early teens are spent with her family in a World War II Japanese internment camp where she serves as a translator. Later in Saigon, during Indochina War I, she interprets for the French army while they torture Vietnamese prisoners. A first novel
The Cold Water Witch by Yannick Murphy( Book )
1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 241 libraries worldwide
On the coldest winter night, the Cold Water Witch tries to trick a little girl into taking her place as ruler of the frozen lands, but the little girl fights back
Stories in another language by Yannick Murphy( Book )
3 editions published in 1987 in English and held by 135 libraries worldwide
This is the water : a novel by Yannick Murphy( file )
13 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 130 libraries worldwide
At a swim meet in their quiet New England town, Annie watches as her daughters glide through the water. Her thoughts drift lazily from whether she fed her daughters enough carbs that morning to why her husband doesn't kiss her anymore, to Paul, a swim-team parent, who's taken notice of her and seems to embody everything she's beginning to think her life is missing
In a bear's eye : stories by Yannick Murphy( Book )
1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 105 libraries worldwide
In 24 brief, impressionistic tales, Murphy delivers an emotional wallop. The title story concerns a widow and her young son attempting to carry on after the suicide of the husband and father, and finding a watchful bear's presence near their house more protective than menacing. Pan, pan, pan, one of the longer stories, is named for the urgency call emitted by a plane that crashes near a lake where a family of three along with the brother-in-law is vacationing
The call : a novel by Yannick Murphy( Sound Recording )
10 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 98 libraries worldwide
When a hunting accident leaves his son in a coma, the son's veterinarian father tries to find the man responsible while maintaining normalcy for his family until an unexpected visitor asks a favor that will test his resolve and force him to come to terms with what it truly means to be a family
Jenseits der Sümpfe Roman by Yannick Murphy( Book )
1 edition published in 1998 in German and held by 4 libraries worldwide
The Good Word by Yannick Murphy( Book )
1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 2 libraries worldwide
Conjunctions Magazine records by Bradford Morrow( Archival Material )
in English and held by 1 library worldwide
The records of Conjunctions Magazine are a comprehensive collection of manuscripts, correspondence, proofs, artwork and editorial material related to the influential literary magazine edited by Bradford Morrow and published by Bard College beginning in 1981. The collection is arranged in five series, each corresponding to an accession. Series 1, April 1997 Accession (1970-1996) contains a large collection of author material, correspondence and manuscripts. Authors such as Robert Coover, Joyce Carol Oates, William T. Vollman and David Foster Wallace are represented. A small amount of editorial material is also included in this series, as are production materials (proofs, blue-lines, camera ready copy) for Conjunctions 15 to 27. Series 2, September 1998 Accession (1983-1993) is primarily unsorted correspondence and manuscripts along with some production material. Included is a typescript of Jeffrey Miller's 1983 work: Paul Bowles, a bibliography, published by Black Sparrow Press (Box A98-40:1, Folders 1-3). Series 3, November 2004 Accession (1999) contains an extensive file of author materials (manuscripts and correspondence) that includes many of the writers who have been published in Conjunctions, among them Brian Evenson, Rick Moody, Paul West and William Gass. Included are scattered productions materials for issues 29 to 42. Series 4, November 2006 Accession (1991-2005) includes author files, cover letters and unsorted correspondence from 1992 to 2004; several identified correspondents are Martine Bellen, Michael Bergstein and William Burroughs. Also included are manuscripts (some of them copyedited); among these are Michael Frayn's Headlong (Box A2006-60:15); Marguerite Young's Harp Song for a Radical : the Life and Times of Eugene Victor Debs (Box A2006-60:18); and Norman Manea's The Hooligan's Return (A2006-60:49). A large collection of production materials for issues 22 to 42 are also found in this series. Subscriber lists, bound copies of Conjunctions and a VHS recording of a Conjunctions 31 reading are included. Series 5, August 2008 Accession (1995-2008) contains a significant collection of author files and correspondence (much of it arranged chronologically). Copyedited manuscripts and first proofs for issues 41 to 50 are also included in this series, along with manuscripts by David Shields, Ned Rorem and Paul West (Box A2008-044:57-58). There is also a collection of revised drafts of Bradford Morrow's manuscripts The Diviner and The Fifth Turning. Production materials for Conjunctions 33 to 50 are contained in this series, as are several folders of correspondence and manuscripts relating to the 1997 online edition of Conjunctions (Box A2008-044:56)
Hands of flame by Yannick Murphy( file )
1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 0 libraries worldwide
War has erupted among the five Old Races, and Margrit is responsible for the death that caused it. Now New York City's most unusual lawyer finds herself facing her toughest negotiation yet. And with her gargoyle lover, Alban, taken prisoner, Margrit's only allies--a dragon bitter about his fall, a vampire determined to hold his standing at any cost and a mortal detective with no idea what he's up against--have demands of their own. Determined to rescue Alban and torn between conflicting loyalties as the battle seeps into the human world, Margrit soon realizes the only way out is through the fire
Mountain echoes by Yannick Murphy( file )
1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 0 libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
Mērfija, Janika
Murphy, Yannick D.
Yannick Murphy American writer
Yannick Murphy Amerikaans romanschrijfster
Yannick Murphy escritora estadounidense
Мерфи, Янник
Languages
English (88)
German (3)
Spanish (3)
French (2)
Italian (2)
Polish (2)
Serbian (1)
Russian (1)
Dutch (1)
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