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Abrahams, Peter 1947-

Overview
Works: 149 works in 549 publications in 2 languages and 34,375 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Juvenile works  Psychological fiction  College stories  Short stories, American  Detective and mystery stories  Suspense fiction  Young adult works  Domestic fiction 
Roles: Bibliographic antecedent, Creator
Classifications: PS3551.B64, [FIC]
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Publications about Peter Abrahams
Publications by Peter Abrahams
Most widely held works by Peter Abrahams
Down the rabbit hole by Peter Abrahams( Book )
29 editions published between 2005 and 2012 in English and French and held by 2,421 libraries worldwide
Like her idol Sherlock Holmes, eighth grader Ingrid Levin-Hill uses her intellect to solve a murder case in her home town of Echo Falls
Reality check by Peter Abrahams( Book )
8 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in English and held by 1,839 libraries worldwide
After a knee injury destroys sixteen-year-old Cody's college hopes, he drops out of high school and gets a job in his small Montana town, but when his ex-girlfriend disappears from her Vermont boarding school, Cody travels cross-country to join the search
Behind the curtain by Peter Abrahams( Book )
14 editions published between 2005 and 2012 in English and held by 1,697 libraries worldwide
An avid Sherlock Holmes fan, eighth grader Ingrid Levin-Hill is kidnapped while investigating mysterious happenings in her home town
A perfect crime by Peter Abrahams( Book )
22 editions published between 1998 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,659 libraries worldwide
A cuckolded husband in Boston plots revenge with a complex murder which will be blamed on someone else, but his scheme backfires. By the author of The Fan
The tutor by Peter Abrahams( Book )
20 editions published between 2002 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,609 libraries worldwide
Master of psychological suspense Peter Abrahams returns with an ingenious tale of an ordinary family that unknowingly invites the agent of their destruction into their own home
End of story by Peter Abrahams( Book )
21 editions published between 2006 and 2007 in English and held by 1,576 libraries worldwide
A young woman who hopes to give up her bartending job to become a successful writer, Ivy Seidel falls under the spell of Vance Harrow, convicted for a terrible crime, while teaching writing to inmates at a maximum security prison
Delusion by Peter Abrahams( Book )
17 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in English and held by 1,513 libraries worldwide
A woman's world is turned upside down when new evidence frees a man she put in prison with her testimony years ago.--From publisher description
Nerve damage by Peter Abrahams( Book )
11 editions published between 2007 and 2008 in English and held by 1,478 libraries worldwide
Missing his fifteen-years-dead wife while facing his own impending death from a rare respiratory disease, Roy Valois hacks into the "New York Times" to research his own future obituary and makes a shattering discovery about his late wife's true identity
Crying wolf by Peter Abrahams( Book )
16 editions published between 2000 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,457 libraries worldwide
Set against the backdrop of an elite New England college campus, this absorbing thriller features an intricate, tightly coiled plot, relentless tension, stunning reversals, and vividly rendered young characters who learn the grave consequences of crying "wolf."
Oblivion by Peter Abrahams( Book )
15 editions published between 2005 and 2006 in English and held by 1,390 libraries worldwide
Waking up in a hospital with much of his memory missing, Nick Petrov, a private investigator renowned for his ability to reclaim stolen children, pursues clues about his own life and discovers a link to a haunting murder case
The fan by Peter Abrahams( Book )
8 editions published between 1995 and 2011 in English and held by 1,377 libraries worldwide
When a baseball star fails to bring victory to his team, Gil Renard, an outraged fan who has lost everything except his fanatic passion for baseball, decides to murder him. The novel follows the murderer, a knife salesman, as he infiltrates the world of the fallen hero to make things right. By the author of Pressure Drop
Into the dark : an Echo Falls mystery by Peter Abrahams( Book )
13 editions published between 2008 and 2012 in English and held by 1,280 libraries worldwide
Thirteen-year-old Sherlock Holmes aficionado Ingrid Levin-Hill tries to clear her grandfather's name when he is accused of murdering an environmental activist found dead on his farm
Nerve damage by Peter Abrahams( file )
8 editions published between 2007 and 2011 in English and held by 1,129 libraries worldwide
Roy Valois has been given four months to live. Curious, he hacks into the New York Times to read his impending obituary and notices a discrepancy in the information about his deceased wife Delia, who Roy believes died accidentally. As he digs around, Roy realizes Delia led a secret life. The more he learns, the less he feels he knew his wife at all. And now the clock is ticking on his time to learn the truth
Hard rain by Peter Abrahams( Book )
7 editions published between 1988 and 1989 in English and held by 1,059 libraries worldwide
Jessie Shapiro is annoyed when her daughter, Kate, is late returning from a weekend with her ex-husband, but when it becomes clear that both of them have disappeared without a trace, annoyance gives way to pure terror. The police think it's merely one more battle in the never-ending custody war. Jessie doesn't believe them, and sets out alone on a desperate search for Kate, leaving a world of normalcy and security behind her
Their wildest dreams by Peter Abrahams( Book )
9 editions published between 2003 and 2013 in English and held by 1,026 libraries worldwide
A small town on the Mexican border draws an array of characters in search of romance, sanctuary, fame, or fortune
Lights out by Peter Abrahams( Book )
12 editions published between 1994 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 941 libraries worldwide
Eddie Nye was jailed for 15 years for a crime he did not commit. On his release he sets out to discover who stashed the drugs which the Coast Guard found on his ship. The trail leads him to surprising people, including a brother on Wall Street
Bullet point by Peter Abrahams( Book )
6 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 901 libraries worldwide
The only thing seventeen-year-old Wyatt knew about his biological father was that he was serving a life sentence, but circumstances and a new girlfriend bring them together and soon Wyatt is working to prove his father's innocence
Last of the Dixie heroes by Peter Abrahams( Book )
9 editions published between 2001 and 2013 in English and held by 853 libraries worldwide
This work is the utterly original, mesmerizing novel of a man who starts to feel more at home in the past than the present, from the writer Stephen King calls "my favorite American suspense novelist."
Up all night : a short story collection ( Book )
7 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in English and held by 723 libraries worldwide
Presents five short stories about teens who stay up all night, written by award-winning authors
Pressure drop by Peter Abrahams( Book )
5 editions published between 1989 and 1991 in English and held by 702 libraries worldwide
Nina Kitchener's desire to have a family becomes a nightmare when the child she has had by artificial insemination is kidnapped, and she must find the sperm donor, who she is convinced has stolen her baby
 
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Alternative Names

controlled identity Quinn, Spencer

Abrahams, P. 1947-
Abrahams, Peter, 1947-
Abrahams, Peter B. 1947-
Abrahams, Peter Brian 1947-
エイブラハムズ, ピーター
Languages
English (249)
French (2)
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