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Leyva, Henry

Overview
Works: 71 works in 295 publications in 1 language and 16,301 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Biography  Juvenile works  Golf stories  Suspense fiction  Detective and mystery fiction  Historical fiction  Biographical fiction  Science fiction  Christian fiction 
Roles: Narrator, Performer
Classifications: PS3566.A822, 813.54
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Publications about Henry Leyva
Publications by Henry Leyva
Most widely held works by Henry Leyva
Gone by James Patterson( Sound Recording )
17 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in English and held by 1,582 libraries worldwide
A crime lord has declared war on Detective Michael Bennett's family. Manuel Perrine doesn't fear anyone or anything. A charismatic and ruthless leader, Perrine slaughters rivals as effortlessly as he wears his trademark white linen suits. Detective Michael Bennett is the only US official ever to succeed in putting Perrine behind bars - but now Perrine is out, vowing to find and kill Bennett and everyone dear to him. Bennett and his ten adopted children are living on a secluded California farm, guarded by the FBI's witness protection program. Perrine begins a campaign of assassinations, brazenly murdering powerful individuals across the country. The FBI has no clue where Perrine is hiding or how he is orchestrating his attacks. It is forced to ask Bennett to risk it all to fight Perrine's war on America
Three weeks with my brother by Nicholas Sparks( Sound Recording )
18 editions published between 2004 and 2015 in English and held by 1,337 libraries worldwide
In January 2003, Nicholas Sparks and his brother Micah set off on a three week trip around the world. It was to mark a milestone in their lives, for at 37 and 38 respectively, they were now the only surviving members of their family. Against the backdrop of their trip, the Sparks brothers learn about loss, love, and hope
Alert a Michael Bennett novel by James Patterson( Sound Recording )
11 editions published in 2015 in English and held by 1,267 libraries worldwide
Someone is trying to bring New York to its knees. After a series of urban disasters throws daily life into utter chaos, the entire city is on high alert. Waiting for the next deadly domino to fall, Detective Michael Bennett, along with his old pal, the FBI's Emily Parker, have to catch the shadowy criminals who claim responsibility--but they're as good at concealing their identities as they are at wreaking havoc. In the wake of a shocking assassination, Bennett begins to suspect that these mysterious events are just the prelude to the biggest threat of all. Soon he's racing against the clock, and the most destructive enemy he's faced yet, to saved his beloved city--before everyone's worst nightmare becomes a reality
Identical by Scott Turow( Sound Recording )
11 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 1,192 libraries worldwide
Based loosely on the myth of Castor and Pollux, this is the story of identical twins Paul and Cass Giannis and the complex relationships between their family and their former neighbors, the Kronons. The novel focuses principally on events in 2008, when Paul is a candidate for Mayor of Kindle County, and Cass is released from the penitentiary, 25 years after pleading guilty to the murder of his girlfriend, Athena Kronon. The plot centers on the re-investigation of Athena's murder, carried out together by Evon Miller, an ex-FBI agent who is the head of security for the Kronon family business ZP, and private investigator Tim Brodie, 81, a former homicide detective. The complex web of murder, sex, and betrayal-as only Scott Turow could weave-- dramatically unfolds, and the chilling truth is revealed: people will believe what they want to believe
Miracle at Augusta : a novel by James Patterson( Sound Recording )
9 editions published in 2015 in English and held by 1,030 libraries worldwide
A year ago Travis McKinley, an unknown golfing amateur, shocked the world by winning the PGA Senior Open at Pebble Beach. Now he makes his living playing golf in paradise, and everything should be perfect--but Travis can't shake the feeling that he's a fraud, an impostor who doesn't deserve his success. Then Travis blows a tournament and is suspended for assaulting another player. His family and friends are shocked, and Travis realizes he needs to find his purpose. His quest leads him to befriend a young teenager with a passion for golf and a troubled past who teaches Travis what a miracle really looks like
The testament by John Grisham( Sound Recording )
14 editions published between 1999 and 2004 in English and No Linguistic Content and held by 928 libraries worldwide
With the help of a jaded lawyer, an eccentric, aged billionaire makes a female missionary heir to his fortune while his family challenges the inheritance
Forbidden by Ted Dekker( Sound Recording )
13 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in English and held by 892 libraries worldwide
After happening upon a journal through strange circumstance, Rom's world is shattered. He learns that humanity long ago ceased to 'live, ' that it exists today in a living death of emotions. In a terrible risk, Rom exposes himself to the vial of blood folded into the old leather of the journal. His change is fearful and fraught with mind-bending emotion. A once-pious observer of the Order's passionless statues, he is filled with uncontrollable impulses. He is filled with love
The priest's graveyard by Ted Dekker( Sound Recording )
9 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 858 libraries worldwide
After his mother died in the Bosnian War, Danny Hansen emigrated to America to escape his demons. He is now a priest who has made it his personal mission to reform the wicked. When he crosses paths with Renee Gilmore, a young, victimized woman, he vows to bring her abuser to justice
Saving Shiloh by Phyllis Reynolds Naylor( Sound Recording )
17 editions published between 1998 and 2007 in English and held by 852 libraries worldwide
Sixth-grader Marty and family try to help neighbor Judd Travers change his mean ways
Mortal by Ted Dekker( Sound Recording )
10 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in English and held by 641 libraries worldwide
Set in a terrifying, medieval future, where grim pageantry masks death, this tale of dark desires and staggering stakes peels back the layers of the heart for all who dare take the journey
Deep down dark : the untold stories of 33 men buried in a Chilean mine, and the miracle that set them free by Héctor Tobar( Sound Recording )
4 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 569 libraries worldwide
The exclusive, official story of the survival, faith, and family of Chile's thirty-three trapped miners
Sovereign by Ted Dekker( Sound Recording )
10 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 534 libraries worldwide
"Nine years after Rom Sebastian was thrust into the most unlikely of circumstances as hero and bearer of an unimaginable secret, the alliance of his followers is in disarray. An epic battle with The Order has left them scattered and deeply divided both in strategy and resolve in their struggle to become truly alive and free. Only 36 truly alive followers remain loyal to Rom. This meager band must fight for survival as The Order is focused on their total annihilation. Misunderstood and despised, their journey will be one of desperation against a new, more intensely evil Order. As the hand of this evil is raised to strike and destroy them they must rely on their faith in the abiding power of love to overcome all and lead them to sovereignty."--Provided by publisher
The sanctuary by Ted Dekker( Sound Recording )
4 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 466 libraries worldwide
Danny Hansen is serving a 50 year prison term in California for the murder of two abusive men. Filled with remorse, Danny is determined to live out his days by a code of non-violence and maneuvers deftly within a ruthless prison system. But when Renee Gilmore, the woman he loves, receives a box containing a bloody finger and draconian demands from a mysterious enemy on the outside, Danny must find a way to escape
Fatal by Michael Palmer( Sound Recording )
4 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 307 libraries worldwide
Returning to his Virginia home to investigate the tragic deaths of his wife and father, a young maverick doctor encounters a series of suspicious accidents that reveal a bizarre syndrome that could place countless lives at risk
Trespasser by Paul Doiron( Sound Recording )
4 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 286 libraries worldwide
While on patrol one evening, Bowditch receives a call for help: a woman has struck a deer on a secluded road. When he arrives on the scene, he finds blood in the road, but both the driver and the deer have vanished. The details of the disappearance seem eerily familiar as seven years earlier, lobsterman Erland Jefferts was convicted of rape and murder, but his supposed victim was later found alive in what was possibly an elaborate frame up. For Bowditch, doing nothing is not an option
The bone orchard by Paul Doiron( Sound Recording )
4 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 269 libraries worldwide
A game warden Mike Bowditch must track down an elusive killer who's struck very close to home
Killing Castro by Lawrence Block( Sound Recording )
7 editions published between 2009 and 2012 in English and held by 249 libraries worldwide
There were five of them, each prepared to kill, each with his own reasons for accepting what might well be a suicide mission. The pay? $20,000 apiece. The mission? Find a way into Cuba and kill Castro
Bad little falls a novel by Paul Doiron( Sound Recording )
4 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 237 libraries worldwide
Maine game warden Mike Bowditch has been sent into exile, transferred by his superiors to a remote outpost on the Canadian border. When a blizzard descends on the coast, Bowditch is called to the rustic cabin of a terrified couple. A raving and halffrozen man has appeared at their door, claiming his friend is lost in the storm. But what starts as a rescue mission in the wilderness soon becomes a baffling murder investigation. The dead man is a notorious drug dealer, and state police detectives suspect it was his own friend who killed him. Bowditch isn't so sure, but his vow not to interfere in the case is tested when he finds himself powerfully attracted to a beautiful woman with a dark past and a troubled young son. The boy seems to know something about what really happened in the blizzard, but he is keeping his secrets locked in a cryptic notebook, and Mike fears for the safety of the strange child. Meanwhile, an anonymous tormentor has decided to make the new warden's life a living hell. Alone and outgunned, Bowditch turns for assistance to his old friend, the legendary bush pilot Charley Stevens. But in this snowbound landscape--where smugglers wage blood feuds by night--help seems very far away indeed. If Bowditch is going to catch a killer, he must survive on his own wits and discover strength he never knew he possessed
The precipice : a novel by Paul Doiron( Sound Recording )
4 editions published in 2015 in English and held by 232 libraries worldwide
When two young female hikers disappear in the Hundred Mile Wilderness, Maine game warden Mike Bowditch joins the search to find them. When two corpses are discovered - the bones picked clean by coyotes - rumors spread that the women were stalked and killed by the increasingly aggressive canines. Despite some misgivings, Bowditch does his grisly job. But he finds his complacency challenged by his new girlfriend, the brilliant but volatile biologist Stacey Stevens, who insists coyotes merely scavenged the bodies after the women were murdered. Were the young women really killed by coyotes or, as Stacey insisted, were they murdered by the most dangerous animal in the North Woods?
Twain & Stanley enter paradise by Oscar Hijuelos( Sound Recording )
4 editions published in 2015 in English and held by 220 libraries worldwide
From their early days as journalists in the American West, to their admiration and support of each other's writing, their mutual hatred of slavery, their social life together in the dazzling literary circles of the period, and even a mysterious journey to Cuba to search for Stanley's adoptive father, Twain & Stanley Enter Paradise superbly channels two vibrant but very different figures. It is also a study of Twain's complex bond with Mrs. Stanley, the bohemian portrait artist Dorothy Tennant, who introduces Twain and his wife to the world of s?eances and mediums after the tragic death of their daughter
 
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