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Perry, Thomas

Overview
Works: 10 works in 18 publications in 2 languages and 1,381 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Thrillers (Fiction)  Action and adventure fiction  Detective and mystery fiction  Suspense fiction, American  Adventure stories, American  Adventure stories  Psychological fiction  Detective and mystery stories, American 
Roles: Author
Classifications: PS3566.E718, 813.54
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Publications about Thomas Perry
Publications by Thomas Perry
Most widely held works by Thomas Perry
The bomb maker by Thomas Perry( Book )
8 editions published between 2018 and 2019 in English and held by 371 libraries worldwide
"A bomb is more than a weapon. A bomb is an expression of the bomber's thoughts about you, his predictions of your behavior--a performance designed to fool you into making one fatally wrong move. In The Bomb Maker, Edgar Award-winning author Thomas Perry introduces us to the dark corners of a mind intent on transforming a simple machine into an act of murder--and to those committed to preventing that outcome at any cost. A threat is called into the LAPD Bomb Squad, a team dispatched to a house whose owneris away, and a bomb disguised inside photography equipment exploded in the kitchen. But it is a second bomb hidden in the basement that has devastating consequences--half of the entire Bomb Squad is obliterated within seconds. The fragmented unit turns to Dick Stahl, a former Bomb Squad commander who now operates his own private security company. Having just returned from a grueling job in Mexico, Stahl is reluctant to accept the offer, but senior technicians he had trained were among those killed. On his first day back at the head of the squad, Stahl's team is dispatched to a suspected car bomb outside a gas station. It quickly becomes clear to him that they are dealing with the same mastermind behind the weapon that killed fourteen highly trained men and women barely twenty-four hours before--and that the intended target may be the Bomb Squad itself. As the shadowy organization sponsoring this campaign of terror puts increasing pressure on the bomb maker, and Stahl becomes dangerously entangled with amember of his own team, the fuse on this high-stakes plot only burns faster. The Bomb Maker is Thomas Perry's biggest, most unstoppable thriller yet"--
Sleeping dogs by Thomas Perry( file )
1 edition published in 1993 in English and held by 171 libraries worldwide
Convinced that the only way to keep the Mob off his tail is to kill its head, Tony Talarese, an ex-Mafia hit man known as "The Butcher's Boy" returns to the U.S. to complete his mission after hiding out in Bath, England, for ten years
Vanishing act by Thomas Perry( file )
1 edition published in 1996 in English and held by 168 libraries worldwide
Jane Whitefield helps people disappear by giving them a new identity--new appearance, new social security card--and her clientele ranges from bankrupt businessmen to fleeing wives. On this occasion, things backfire and she must resort to her Native American talents to track a dangerous customer she helped disappear.--
The face-changers : a novel by Thomas Perry( file )
1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 145 libraries worldwide
Jane Whitefield, legendary half-Indian shadow guide who spirits hunted people away from certain death, has never had a client like Dr. Richard Dahlman. A famous plastic surgeon who has dedicated his life to healing, the good doctor hasn't a clue why stalkers are out for his blood. But he knows Jane Whitefield's name--and that she is his only hope. Once again Jane performs her magic, leading Dahlman in a nightmare flight across America, only a heartbeat ahead of pursuers whose leader is a dead ringer for Jane: a raven-haired beauty who has stolen her name, reputation, and techniques--not to save lives, but to destroy them. ... From the Paperback edition
Dance for the dead by Thomas Perry( file )
1 edition published in 1997 in English and held by 142 libraries worldwide
In California, Jane Whitefield's business of hiding people is booming. In this novel the Indian heroine has two major clients. One is an eight-year-old boy, running from killers who murdered his parents and are after his huge inheritance, the other is a woman who stole $50 million in an S & L deal and who is being pursued by people who want their money back. By the author of The Butcher's Boy
Shadow woman by Thomas Perry( file )
1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 129 libraries worldwide
Jane Whitefield, who helps people in trouble to disappear, has to disappear herself after she becomes the target of killers who want to close her business. To find Jane one of the killers, a woman, puts her feminine charms to work on Jane's fiance, Carey, who is feeling lonely because of Jane's absence. By the author of Dance for the Dead
A string of beads by Thomas Perry( Book )
1 edition published in 2015 in English and held by 112 libraries worldwide
Approached by the leaders of the Seneca clans for help finding a childhood friend who has been accused of murdering a white man, Jane discovers that her friend is also being hunted by a sinister adversary
The thief : an Isaac Bell adventure by Clive Cussler( Book )
1 edition published in 2014 in English and held by 84 libraries worldwide
Husband-and-wife team Sam and Remi Fargo are in Mexico, when they come upon a remarkable discovery: the skeleton of a man clutching an ancient sealed pot, and within the pot, a Mayan book, larger than anyone has ever seen. The book contains astonishing information about the Mayans, about their cities, and about mankind itself. The secrets are so powerful that some people would do anything to possess them--the Fargos are about to find out
Poison flower : a Jane Whitefield novel by Thomas Perry( Sound Recording )
1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 49 libraries worldwide
In this seventh entry in Thomas Perry's Jane Whitefield series, Jane spirits James Shelby, a man unjustly convicted of his wife's murder, out of the criminal court building in downtown Los Angeles--but the price of Shelby's freedom is high
Das Vermächtnis der Maya : Ein Fargo-Roman by Clive Cussler( file )
2 editions published in 2015 in German and held by 10 libraries worldwide
Sam and Remi Fargo are in Mexico to help after an earthquake. They are witnesses of an outstanding discovery: a book of the Maya, larger and more detailed than any other known specimen. The book contains secret knowledge that would be devastating for mankind in the wrong hands. Sams and Remi's efforts to keep the book safe, they are pushing into the arms of a criminal organization of such proportions as not even the two treasure hunters they could ever have imagined
 
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English (16)
German (2)
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