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Collins, Michael 1964-

Overview
Works: 26 works in 227 publications in 8 languages and 5,486 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Psychological fiction  Suspense fiction  Domestic fiction  Short stories  Juvenile works  Detective and mystery fiction  History 
Roles: Author
Classifications: PR6053.O4263, 823.914
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Publications about Michael Collins
Publications by Michael Collins
Most widely held works by Michael Collins
Lost souls by Michael Collins( Book )
34 editions published between 2003 and 2007 in 6 languages and held by 1,183 libraries worldwide
Discovering the dead body of a young child, a victim of an apparent hit-and-run accident, a police officer conducts a covert investigation when the case is thwarted by both the mayor and the police chief
The keepers of truth : a novel by Michael Collins( Book )
41 editions published between 2000 and 2013 in 7 languages and held by 979 libraries worldwide
A murder and the obsessions it awakes in a dying industrial town seem to breathe new life into the town, and it comes to symbolize the mood of a nation on the edge
Death of a writer : a novel by Michael Collins( Book )
8 editions published between 2006 and 2008 in English and held by 790 libraries worldwide
Explores the price of fame, the turmoil of academic life, and the precarious position of literature in American society
The resurrectionists : a novel by Michael Collins( Book )
28 editions published between 2001 and 2014 in 7 languages and held by 746 libraries worldwide
Haunted by the deaths of his parents and uncle, Frank journeys north to dispute a cousin's claim to the family farm, where he meets a stranger who might resolve mysteries about Frank's past
The man who dreamt of lobsters by Michael Collins( Book )
2 editions published in 1993 in English and held by 338 libraries worldwide
Midnight in a perfect life by Michael Collins( Book )
13 editions published between 2010 and 2012 in English and French and held by 301 libraries worldwide
Karl is a troubled writer standing on the precipice of 40. After a degree of success in his early career he is now battling with what he terms his 'opus', his legacy to the world. But his partner Lori, the main breadwinner, is also thinking about her destiny
The emerald underground by Michael Collins( Book )
11 editions published between 1998 and 2002 in 3 languages and held by 173 libraries worldwide
A dix-huit ans Liam l'Irlandais est une brebis galleuse, au point que son père l'envoie aux Etats-Unis, tenter sa chance d'immigré clandestin. De galères en débines, Liam fait l'apprentissage de la vie. C'est la souffrance et le désespoir qui prédominent, jusqu'à la délivrance finale : remarqué par un entraîneur, Liam retourne en Irlande avec devant lui la perspective d'une carrière d'athlète
The death of all things seen by Michael Collins( Book )
10 editions published between 2016 and 2017 in 3 languages and held by 146 libraries worldwide
It's 2008 and Norman Price—a moderately successful 40-something playwright living in Chicago—considers the shuddering impact of the financial crash. What's needed, he thinks, is the will for a new existence. When his parents die, one shortly after the other, The New Existence becomes Norman's mantra as he tries to recalibrate his own shaken world. Into Norman's tentative re-building, a couple of bombshells are dropped. His parents' old house has to go on the market, forcing him to revisit the past. And then he receives a mysterious email from a man he has never met but whose name is instantly, painfully, familiar. Norman's new existence is suddenly threatened by past secrets. Michael Collins takes post 9/11 America as the background for a deeply moving novel about complex identities and the fragility of humanity
The feminists go swimming by Michael Collins( Book )
10 editions published between 1996 and 2001 in English and held by 139 libraries worldwide
The meat eaters by Michael Collins( Book )
9 editions published between 1990 and 1999 in English and held by 109 libraries worldwide
The life and times of a teaboy by Michael Collins( Book )
11 editions published between 1994 and 2001 in English and held by 109 libraries worldwide
Roman som afspejler den udvikling Irland gennemgik i 60'erne og 70'erne
Folk tales from Asia ( Book )
6 editions published between 1987 and 2000 in English and held by 46 libraries worldwide
A multi-volume collection of traditional folk tales from various Asian countries
La vie secrète de E. Robert Pendleton by Michael Collins( Book )
7 editions published between 2007 and 2008 in French and held by 26 libraries worldwide
L'enquête s'ouvre sur le suicide bâclé de Pendleton, écrivain et professeur raté. Des années plus tôt, il a publié un roman sur un psychopathe meurtrier d'une adolescente. Adi, étudiante, trouve le manuscrit en fouillant chez lui. Alors que Pendleton est plongé dans le coma, la réimpression du roman a un vif succès. L'intrigue du roman ressemble au crime non élucidé d'une jeune fille du voisinage
Der Bestseller-Mord : Roman by Michael Collins( Book )
3 editions published in 2008 in German and held by 12 libraries worldwide
Act of fear by Michael Collins( Book )
7 editions published between 1969 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 10 libraries worldwide
CRIME & MYSTERY. Until he lost his arm, Dan Fortune was known all over Chelsea as a crook with promise. Since fate forced him to go straight, he has become the resident private eye of this run-down part of Manhattan, chiselling a career out of divorce work and subpoena delivery. But a big case is coming his way. A beat cop is mugged in broad daylight and the only possible witness disappears the next morning. Unsure if he's looking for a witness or a perp, Fortune hunts for the kid, unearthing ugly secrets in a neighbourhood he thought he knew well
De wederopstandelingen by Michael Collins( Sound Recording )
1 edition published in 2005 in Dutch and held by 7 libraries worldwide
Als een man na jaren terugkeert op de familieboerderij, beginnen verdrongen herinneringen aan de geheimzinnige dood van zijn ouders hem parten te spelen
The death of all things seen by Michael Collins( Sound Recording )
4 editions published between 2016 and 2017 in English and held by 6 libraries worldwide
Helen Price, recently diagnosed with cancer, drives into a lake, setting in chain a series of events that culminates in the arrival of a letter with news of a strange legacy. In Chicago, Helen's son, Norman Price, is facing a major crisis that will engulf everything - his work, his sexuality, his life. Meanwhile, in Canada, Nate Feldman is learning the truth about his father and the figure he knew as the 'other' woman - and facing the implications of his unwanted inheritance
Morte di uno scrittore by Michael Collins( Book )
2 editions published in 2007 in Italian and held by 5 libraries worldwide
Het geheime leven van E. Robert Pendleton by Michael Collins( Sound Recording )
1 edition published in 2009 in Dutch and held by 5 libraries worldwide
Een voormalig schrijver ziet zijn baan als docent mislukken en doet een zelfmoordpoging. Tussen zijn bezittingen wordt een manuscript gevonden dat de moord op een meisje beschrijft en dat een bestseller wordt
 
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Alternative Names
Michael Collins écrivain irlandais
Michael Collins Iers schrijver
Michael Collins irischer Autor und Langstreckenläufer
Коллинз, Майкл 1964-
Майкл Коллинз
קולינס, מייקל
קולינס, מייקל 1964-
קולינס, מיקל 1964-
مايكل كولينز
Languages
English (144)
French (25)
German (10)
Italian (10)
Dutch (6)
Spanish (3)
Finnish (2)
Hebrew (2)
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