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Hamilton, Steve 1961-

Overview
Works: 58 works in 449 publications in 1 language and 26,769 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Detective and mystery stories  Psychological fiction  Suspense fiction 
Roles: Creator
Classifications: PS3558.A44363, 813.54
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Publications about Steve Hamilton
Publications by Steve Hamilton
Most widely held works by Steve Hamilton
The lock artist by Steve Hamilton( Book )
27 editions published between 2009 and 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,477 libraries worldwide
Traumatized at the age of eight and pushed into a life of crime by reason of his unforgiveable talent--lock picking--Michael sees his chance to escape, and with one desperate gamble risks everything to come back home to the only person he ever loved, and to unlock the secret that has kept him silent for so long
Ice run : an Alex McKnight mystery by Steve Hamilton( Book )
32 editions published between 2004 and 2014 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,163 libraries worldwide
A romantic weekend at an old luxury hotel turns to terror for private detective Alex McKnight and Natalie Reynaud, a Canadian police officer, when they receive an ominous message in their hotel room that hints at a dark Reynaud family secret
Misery bay by Steve Hamilton( Book )
23 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in English and held by 2,157 libraries worldwide
Two months after an apparent suicide in a place known as Misery Bay, PI Alex McKnight is asked for help from his professional nemesis Sault Ste. Marie police chief Roy Maven. What seems like a simple quest to find a few answers will turn into a nightmare of sudden violence and bloody revenge, and a race against time to catch a ruthless and methodical killer
Blood is the sky by Steve Hamilton( Book )
17 editions published between 2003 and 2013 in English and held by 1,980 libraries worldwide
Investigating the disappearance of a hunting group in the woods of northern Ontario, Alex McKnight finds himself deep in the wilderness, lacking food and weapons and at the mercy of a killer who would prevent everyone's return
A cold day in paradise by Steve Hamilton( Book )
30 editions published between 1998 and 2012 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,859 libraries worldwide
PI Alex McKnight of Detroit, a former policeman with a bullet lodged near his heart, braces himself for trouble when the killer who placed it there calls, promising to finish the job. The killer is serving a life sentence in jail, but as McKnight knows one can kill by proxy. A debut in fiction
A stolen season by Steve Hamilton( Book )
24 editions published between 2006 and 2014 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,844 libraries worldwide
While enjoying fireworks on the edge of Lake Superior, Alex McKnight and his former partner come to the aid of three men in the wreck of an antique wooden boat, a rescue that draws Alex into a deadly confrontation with gun smugglers and drug dealers
North of nowhere : an Alex McKnight mystery by Steve Hamilton( Book )
22 editions published between 2002 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,710 libraries worldwide
His work follows depressed private detective Alex McKnight into his personal life when the poker game he joins is robbed at gunpoint and he finds himself compelled to catch the thief
Night work by Steve Hamilton( Book )
14 editions published between 2007 and 2009 in English and held by 1,657 libraries worldwide
New York juvenile probation officer Joe Trumbull matches wits with a deadly unknown adversary responsible for the deaths of his fiancée and other women with whom he has been involved, as he takes on an enemy intent on destroying him
The hunting wind : an Alex McKnight mystery by Steve Hamilton( Book )
19 editions published between 2001 and 2013 in English and held by 1,560 libraries worldwide
An old friend tears ex-Detroit cop Alex McKnight away from his barstool in Michigan's Upper Peninsula to search for the woman he walked out on thrirty years before. As the search progress, Alex learns that the job will be much more dangerous than he first thought
Winter of the wolf moon by Steve Hamilton( Book )
17 editions published between 2000 and 2012 in English and held by 1,501 libraries worldwide
Alex McKnight, an ex-cop living in self-proclaimed exile on Michigan's Upper Peninsula, searches for a missing woman who had come to him for help
Die a stranger : an Alex McKnight novel by Steve Hamilton( Book )
8 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in English and held by 1,397 libraries worldwide
"The newest novel in by two-time Edgar award-winner and New York Times bestselling author Steve Hamilton A plane lands in a deserted Upper Peninsula airstrip one night, and five dead bodies are found the next morning. The evidence suggests that not only are these murders the beginning of something bigger, but that Alex McKnight's friend Vinnie may be part of it. Alex knows he needs to find him before it's too late. Vinnie LeBlanc is an Ojibwa tribal member, a blackjack dealer at the Bay Mills Casino, and he just might be Alex's best friend. He's certainly come through for Alex more than once in the past, so when he goes missing, Alex can't help but be worried. There's a deadly crime war creeping into the Upper Peninsula, leaving bodies in its wake, and Alex never would have expected that his friend could be involved. But when a mysterious stranger arrives in town also looking for Vinnie, Alex will soon find out that the stakes are higher than he ever could have imagined. After his award-winning The Lock Artist and the New York Times bestseller Misery Bay, Hamilton kicks things up to the next level with this outstanding new novel in the beloved Alex McKnight series."--
Let it burn by Steve Hamilton( Book )
16 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in English and held by 1,308 libraries worldwide
Reluctantly returning to Detroit to reconnect with a woman and confront the trauma of a shooting that left his partner dead, Alex McKnight investigates an untapped clue and discovers that the man sentenced for the crime may not have been the killer
The lock artist a novel by Steve Hamilton( Sound Recording )
13 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in English and held by 645 libraries worldwide
Marked by tragedy, traumatized at the age of eight, Michael, now eighteen, is no ordinary young man. Besides not uttering a single word in ten years, he discovers the one thing he can somehow do better than anyone else. Whether it's a locked door without a key, a padlock with no combination, or even an eight hundred-pound safe ... he can open them all. It's an unforgivable talent
A cold day in paradise by Steve Hamilton( Sound Recording )
20 editions published between 1999 and 2012 in English and held by 591 libraries worldwide
Other than the bullet lodged less than a centimeter from his heart, former Detroit police officer Alex McKnight thought he had put the nightmare of his partner's death and his own near-fatal injury behind him. After all, Maximilian Rose, convicted of the crimes, has been locked in the state pen for years. But in the small town of Paradise, Michigan, where McKnight has traded his badge for a cozy cabin in the woods, a murderer with Rose's unmistakable trademarks appears to be back to his killing ways. With Rose locked away, McKnight can't understand who else would know the intimate details of the old murders, not to mention the signature blood-red rose left on his doorstep. And it seems like it'll be a frozen day in Hell before McKnight can unravel the cold truth from a deadly deception in a town that's anything but Paradise
A stolen season an Alex McKnight novel by Steve Hamilton( Sound Recording )
11 editions published between 2006 and 2007 in English and held by 553 libraries worldwide
It's a cold, miserable night in Michigan's Upper Peninsula. What makes this unusual is the fact that Alex McKnight and his former partner Leon happen to be standing on the edge of Lake Superior, waiting for the July 4th fireworks to begin. That's when the wreck happens. In the shallow water of Waishkey Bay, an antique wooden boat runs right into a line of old railroad pilings. When Alex and Leon go out to rescue the passengers, they find three men. The driver of the boat is out cold. The other two are dazed but conscious. When they're finally back on dry land and sent away in an ambulance, Alex figures he'll never see them again. He couldn't be more wrong. What comes next will be the absolute darkest hour of Alex's life. Before it's over, he'll face gun smugglers, drug dealers, and a secret from his own past. In the end he'll have to make a basic, brutal choice about who he is and how far he'll go to exact revenge. The stakes have never been higher and the cost never greater
Misery Bay by Steve Hamilton( Sound Recording )
10 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in English and held by 458 libraries worldwide
Two months after an apparent suicide in a place known as Misery Bay, PI Alex McKnight is asked for help from his professional nemesis Sault Ste. Marie police chief Roy Maven. What seems like a simple quest to find a few answers will turn into a nightmare of sudden violence and bloody revenge, and a race against time to catch a ruthless and methodical killer
Winter of the wolf moon by Steve Hamilton( Sound Recording )
20 editions published between 2000 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 372 libraries worldwide
Return to Michigan's arctic Upper Peninsula as reluctant private investigator Alex McKnight desperately searches for a missing Native American woman, a suitcase loaded with something that's valuable to someone, and a hockey-playing goon who may (or may not) hold the key to the bloody trail that seems to be inching closer and closer to McKnight and his "partner" Purdell
North of nowhere by Steve Hamilton( Sound Recording )
14 editions published between 2002 and 2010 in English and held by 354 libraries worldwide
On his 49th birthday, Alex McKnight's old friend Jackie goads him into playing poker with a bunch of men he hardly knows. In the middle of the game, masked robbers invade the premises, hold the players at gunpoint, and proceed to rob the homeowner. Alex is roused to action and so is his former detective partner, Leon Prudell. Working first against one another and later together, they discover that the crime is far more complex than a simple robbery
Die a stranger an Alex McKnight novel by Steve Hamilton( Sound Recording )
8 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in English and held by 351 libraries worldwide
A plane lands in a deserted Upper Peninsula airstrip one night, and five dead bodies are found the next morning. The evidence suggests that not only are these murders the beginning of something bigger, but that Alex McKnight's friend Vinnie may be part of it. Alex knows he needs to find him before it's too late. Vinnie LeBlanc is an Ojibwa tribal member, a blackjack dealer at the Bay Mills Casino, and he just might be Alex's best friend. He's certainly come through for Alex more than once in the past, so when he goes missing, Alex can't help but be worried. There's a deadly crime war creeping into the Upper Peninsula, leaving bodies in its wake, and Alex never would have expected that his friend could be involved. But when a mysterious stranger arrives in town also looking for Vinnie, Alex will soon find out that the stakes are higher than he ever could have imagined
Blood is the sky by Steve Hamilton( Sound Recording )
15 editions published between 2003 and 2013 in English and held by 337 libraries worldwide
Reluctant investigator Alex McKnight finds himself drawn by friendship into a long drive north. The brother of his longtime Ojibwa friend Vinnie LeBlanc serves as a hunting guide and has vanished in northern Ontario. The two soon find themselves stranded in the Canadian wilderness without food or weapons, and with no way out. Furthermore, someone out there definitely does not want them to make it back alive
 
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ハミルトン, スティーヴ
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