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Hill, Tobias 1970-

Overview
Works: 29 works in 163 publications in 11 languages and 3,527 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Poetry  History  Suspense fiction  Juvenile works  Detective and mystery fiction 
Roles: Author, Author of introduction
Classifications: PR6058.I4516, 823.914
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Publications about Tobias Hill
Publications by Tobias Hill
Most widely held works by Tobias Hill
The love of stones by Tobias Hill( Book )
15 editions published between 2001 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 742 libraries worldwide
A saga spanning two continents and six centuries follows three people whose lives are connected by one precious gem, the Three Brethren
The hidden : a novel by Tobias Hill( Book )
19 editions published between 2009 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 599 libraries worldwide
In southern Greece in 2004, a close-knit group of archaeologists searches for the buried traces of a formidable ancient power ... but there are things that should always remain hidden
What was promised by Tobias Hill( Book )
12 editions published between 2013 and 2015 in English and Dutch and held by 466 libraries worldwide
London in the aftermath of war: children run wild on East End bombsites, while their elders strive for better lives in a country beggared by victory. Clarence and Bernadette Malcolm have come five thousand miles in search of prosperity, but find the Mother Country not at all as has been promised them; Solly and Dora Lazarus, too, are strangers in a strange land, struggling to belong even as they try to make sense of their past; and Michael and Mary Lockhart take with both hands all that the world owes them, wherever it leads them, whatever the cost
The cryptographer by Tobias Hill( Book )
23 editions published between 2003 and 2015 in 5 languages and held by 391 libraries worldwide
John Law is Anna's latest client, and her most formidable challenge. The 'Cryptographer', people call him. He is mysterious and charming, the world's first quadrillionaire, the inventor of an unbreakable code, the creator of the world's first great electric currency. In the new millenium, it is no longer quite acceptable to admire the rich. But Law is both distrusted and admired more than most, more than Anna understands. That will have to change. Rule number one: information is the inspector's greatest weapon. And Anna needs to know - what is it that a man like John Law would seek to hide, and why?
Midnight in the city of clocks by Tobias Hill( Book )
16 editions published between 1996 and 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 214 libraries worldwide
This lively second collection from a young, much-travelled writer falls into two parts. 'Transit' includes poems of travel and transport, especially Japan, where Tobias Hill lived for two years. 'Back to the City' is about London, from hangover to Undergr
Underground by Tobias Hill( Book )
18 editions published between 1999 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 185 libraries worldwide
Among the rush-hour crowds and abandoned levels of the London Underground, someone is pushing women under trains. In his search for the killer, Casimir, a Tube worker, is led ever deeper into this city beneath the city. Below the bright crowds and tunnel musicians is a labyrinth of long-forgotten cross-passages, deep shelters and derelict Victorian stations. Hunting for clues that will lead him to the killer, Casimir is also drawn back into his own past and the terrible secrets of his Polish childhood. In subterranean London, Casimir has gone to ground. But in his desperate search he discovers a chance for forgiveness and the emergence of a new life
Zoo by Tobias Hill( Book )
14 editions published between 1998 and 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 172 libraries worldwide
Zoo is Tobias Hill's third collection of poems. It shows the growing maturity of a voice already distinctive three years ago, when his first collection was noted for its 'grand irony and playful humour, with episodes of tenderness and even charm'
Skin by Tobias Hill( Book )
7 editions published between 1997 and 2015 in English and held by 111 libraries worldwide
Tobias Hill won a 1995 Eric Gregory Award, and is the author of a volume of poetry, Year of the Dog. This is his first collection of stories, and the title story Skin has been read on Radio 4
The lion who ate everything by Tobias Hill( Book )
1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 92 libraries worldwide
Once there was a lion who loved to eat. When he got greedy the lion ate anything and everything, until one day he ate a whole city. But Mama Onion has a solution to his greed. Suggested level: junior
The gold bug by Edgar Allan Poe( Book )
3 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 79 libraries worldwide
Three classic tales of horror and obsession by Edgar Allan Poe
Nocturne in chrome & sunset yellow by Tobias Hill( Book )
8 editions published between 2006 and 2010 in English and held by 78 libraries worldwide
In this latest collection of poems, Hill invokes people and place, mythologizing and demythologizing city lives as they are led. From poignant vignettes and celebrations to urban-pastoral and elegy, these poems extend Hill's romance with London's psychic and surreal fabric. Selected as a Next Generation poet, Hill continues to delight us with sensuous observation and imaginative embrace. "Hill's special territory, in poetry and prose, is the 'urban-pastoral' ... his native North London is transformed, with many deftly dark touches, into an uneasy realm of the imagination. Hill clea
The hidden by Tobias Hill( Sound Recording )
4 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 44 libraries worldwide
In Sparta, a city that masks age-old secrets & private enmities, a close-knit group are excavating. When Ben comes to Greece to escape private failures, he is drawn to them, thrilled by the idea of acceptance & excited by the dangerous games they play. But there is more to the group than Ben understands
Untitled novel : Tobias Hill by Tobias Hill( Book )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 30 libraries worldwide
The cryptographer by Tobias Hill( Sound Recording )
1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 27 libraries worldwide
People like to think that money and love are opposites. John Law is a man full of secrets. People call him the cryptographer. He is mysterious and charming, the world's first quadrillionaire, the inventor of an unbreakable code and creator of a new form of electronic money. As a man, he is admired and distrusted more than most. Tax inspector Anna Moore's talent is for getting clients to talk. She is good at what she does - one of the best. So when the Revenue assigns John Law as Anna's new client, her first task is to discover just what it is he's trying to hide
Tobias Hill by Tobias Hill( Book )
1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 18 libraries worldwide
In Sparta, southern Greece, a close-knit group search for the buried traces of a formidable ancient power. A latecomer, Ben Mercer finds himself drawn to their brilliance and charisma: to the double-edged friendship of his countryman Jason, Natsuko and Eleschen, and the menace of Max and Eberhard, who idealise the extremes of the ancient Spartans
Sestet ( Book )
1 edition published in 1995 in English and held by 14 libraries worldwide
La cité sans murailles by Tobias Hill( Book )
3 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in French and held by 9 libraries worldwide
Fuyant un divorce douloureux, Ben Mercer, jeune archéologue diplômé d'Oxford, s'envole vers la Grèce où il espère se retrouver. Il file vers Sparte rejoindre une équipe d'archéologues sur les traces des restes de la cité antique. A l'arrivée, l'accueil est glacial
Kärleken till stenar by Tobias Hill( Book )
2 editions published between 2006 and 2007 in Swedish and held by 3 libraries worldwide
El amor que nació de las piedras by Tobias Hill( Book )
1 edition published in 2002 in Spanish and held by 3 libraries worldwide
Kryptograf by Tobias Hill( Book )
1 edition published in 2004 in Czech and held by 2 libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
Hills, Tobiass 1970-
Tobias Hill Poet
Languages
English (124)
German (8)
Dutch (6)
French (5)
Swedish (2)
Italian (2)
Turkish (1)
Greek, Modern [1453- ] (1)
Spanish (1)
Russian (1)
Czech (1)
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