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Verner, Adam

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Works: 96 works in 246 publications in 1 language and 5,280 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Juvenile works  History  Domestic fiction  Young adult works  Suspense fiction  Biography  Fantasy fiction  Christian fiction  Religious fiction 
Roles: Narrator
Classifications: PS3554.E43, 813.54
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Publications about Adam Verner
Publications by Adam Verner
Most widely held works by Adam Verner
Skin by Ted Dekker( Sound Recording )
5 editions published between 2007 and 2009 in English and held by 351 libraries worldwide
A freak storm has spawned three tornados that are bearing down on the town of Summerville. Yet under the cover of the storm looms a much more ominous threat: A vindictive killer known as Red who's left a string of victims in his wake and is now bent on exacting his final revenge on the unsuspecting town. But there is an enigma surrounding Red that the FBI is unwilling to admit - closely guarded secrets of something gone terribly wrong beneath the skin of Summerville
The corn maiden and other nightmares by Joyce Carol Oates( file )
4 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 330 libraries worldwide
"Corn maiden", the title story, surrounds the disappearance of a sweet blonde-haired child is linked to her mother's indiscretions, a too-obvious schoolteacher and an older student with a fascination for a Native American legend. In addition, Oates offers six other tales of the night
Chosen by Chaim Potok( Sound Recording )
5 editions published between 2008 and 2010 in English and held by 246 libraries worldwide
As the land of the Forest Dwellers is increasingly decimated by the Horde, Thomas Hunter, supreme commander of the Forest Guard, choses four sixteen-year-old recruits for a special mission--to find the seven lost Books of History that have power over the past, present, and future
Infidel by Ted Dekker( Sound Recording )
5 editions published between 2008 and 2010 in English and held by 241 libraries worldwide
As Johnis and the other "chosen" recruits of the Forest Guard are pulled into deeper danger to secure the seven lost Books of History, Johnis tries to rescue his mother from enslavement by the Horde, but risks betraying the Forest Dwellers
The good cop by Brad Parks( Sound Recording )
4 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 233 libraries worldwide
As long as Newark Eagle-Examiner reporter Carter Ross turns in his stories on deadline, no one bats an eye if he doesn't wander into the newsroom until 10 or 11 in the morning. So it's an unpleasant surprise when he's awakened at 8:38 by a phone call from his boss, telling him a local policeman was killed and Carter will be covering the story, starting immediately. He's baffled when, hours later, there are still no other reporters at the widow's house
Growing up Amish a memoir by Ira Wagler( Computer File )
1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 210 libraries worldwide
Ira Wagler was born in the small Old Order Amish community of Aylmer, Ontario. One fateful, starless night, seventeen-year-old Ira, frustrated by the rules and restrictions of Amish life, got up at 2 a.m., left a note under his pillow, packed his duffel bag and left. Over the course of the next several years, Ira would leave and return home numerous times, torn between the ingrained message that abandoning one's Amish heritage results in eternal damnation and the freedom and possibilities offered by the "English" world
Sinner by Ted Dekker( Sound Recording )
2 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 201 libraries worldwide
When a tyrannical leader threatens their freedom of speech, 3000 Christians stand up fight in the name of their religion and inalienable freedoms
Chaos by Ted Dekker( Sound Recording )
6 editions published between 2008 and 2010 in English and held by 192 libraries worldwide
The four heroic young Forest Guard recruits embark on their last mission to recover the lost Books of History before the Dark One enleashes their power to enslave humanity
Renegade by Ted Dekker( Sound Recording )
7 editions published between 2008 and 2010 in English and held by 185 libraries worldwide
As Johnis, Silvie, Billos, and Darsal continue their quest for the four still missing Books of History, Billos makes a decision that has devastating consequences for himself and his companions, especially the devoted Darsal
When crickets cry a novel of the heart by Charles Martin( file )
4 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 164 libraries worldwide
A man with a painful past. A child with a doubtful future. And a shared journey toward healing for both their hearts
Scarlet by Steve Lawhead( Sound Recording )
4 editions published between 2007 and 2008 in English and held by 147 libraries worldwide
A re-imagined story of the man known as Robin Hood, steeped in Celtic mythology and the political intrigue of medieval Britain
Hood. King Raven series by Steve Lawhead( Sound Recording )
3 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 142 libraries worldwide
Hunted like an animal by Norman invaders, Bran ap Brychan, heir to the throne Elfael, has abandoned his father's kingdom and fled to the greenwood. There, in the primeval forest of the Welsh borders, danger surrounds him -- for this woodland is a living, breathing entity with mysterious powers and secrets, and Bran must find a way to make it his own if he is to survive. Like the forest itself, Hood is deep, dark, and at times savagely brutal -- yet full of enchantment and hope
Crater a Helium-3 novel by Homer H Hickam( file )
1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 134 libraries worldwide
A mining colony on the moon. A teen sent on a deadly mission. And a secret bigger than two worlds. It's the 22nd Century. A tough, pioneering people mine the moon for Helium-3 to produce energy for a desperate, war-torn Earth. Sixteen-year old Crater Trueblood loves his job as a Helium-3 miner. But when he saves a fellow miner, his life changes forever. Impressed by his heroism, the owner of the mine orders Crater to undertake a dangerous mission. Crater doubts himself, but has no choice. He must go. With the help of Maria, the mine owner's frustrating but gorgeous granddaughter, and his gillie--a sentient and sometimes insubordinate clump of slime mold cells--Crater must fight both human and subhuman enemies. He'll battle his way across a thousand miles of deadly lunar terrain and face genetically altered super warriors in his quest to recover an astonishing object that will alter the lives of everyone on the moon
Tuck by Steve Lawhead( Sound Recording )
3 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 130 libraries worldwide
Abbot Hugo plans to bring the invading Norman marchogi to the forest in force, heralding the start of a campaign to wipe out King Raven and his band once and for all. But Friar Tuck, a most unconventional priest, may just have a solution to the band's desperate dilemma
Hood by Steve Lawhead( file )
4 editions published between 2006 and 2008 in English and held by 126 libraries worldwide
For centuries, the legend of Robin Hood and his band of thieves has captivated the imagination. Now the familiar tale takes on new life, fresh meaning, and an unexpected setting. Hunted like an animal by Norman invaders, Bran ap Brychan, heir to the throne Elfael, has abandoned his father's kingdom and fled to the greenwood
It's fine by me by Per Petterson( Sound Recording )
4 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 122 libraries worldwide
Arvid Jansen befriends a boy named Audun, who is new to Arvid's school. On his first day, Audun refuses to talk or take his sunglasses off. Arvid soon learns that there are stories that Audun would prefer to keep to himself. Audun opens up to Arvid and tells him about life with his mother in a working-class district of Oslo; his job delivering newspapers; his respect for authors Jack London and Ernest Hemingway; and his doubts about school being the right path for him
Ask Bob : a novel by Peter Gethers( Sound Recording )
4 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 115 libraries worldwide
Dr. Robert Heller is one of New York City's leading veterinarians, and his 'Ask Dr. Bob' advice column is hugely popular among pet-lovers. Yet Dr. Bob understands animals a lot better than people, and he could definitely use some advice of his own-especially when it comes to his family. His father is angry and controlling, his mother is nearly invisible, and his brother seems bent on destroying not just his own life but the lives of everyone around him. As for Bob's wife, Anna, she is all but perfect, assuming one can ignore her own colorful but deeply dysfunctional clan. And then, just when Bob thinks he's figured out what it takes to thrive in the human world as comfortably as he does among cats, dogs, and hamsters, tragedy strikes. How can he go on living when he is suddenly, soul killingly alone?
What teachers make in praise of the greatest job in the world by Taylor Mali( Sound Recording )
6 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 106 libraries worldwide
An impassioned defense of teachers and why society needs them now more than ever
Fishtale by Hans Bauer( Sound Recording )
4 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 103 libraries worldwide
Sawyer Brown's family runs a catfish farm in rural Mississippi. When his widowed mom gets sick after her wedding ring is swallowed by a pond cat, Sawyer is sure the missing ring is to blame. But he soon suspects that the pond cat has become the meal of a far more challenging catch. He sets out with his friends and his stowaway little sister to find the culprit that stole the ring
A house divided by Pearl S Buck( Sound Recording )
4 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 92 libraries worldwide
A powerful portrayal of China in the midst of revolution. Wang Yuan is caught between the opposing ideas of different generations. After 6 years abroad, Yuan returns to China in the middle of a peasant uprising. His counsin is a captain in the revolutionary army, his sister has scandalized the family by her premarital pregnancy, and his warlord father continues to cling to his traditional ideals. It is through Yuan's efforts that a kind of peace is restored to the family
 
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