WorldCat Identities

Wray, John 1971-

Works: 8 works in 72 publications in 10 languages and 3,587 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Psychological fiction  History  Suspense fiction 
Roles: Author
Classifications: PS3573.R365, 813.54
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works by John Wray
Lowboy by John Wray( Book )

29 editions published between 2009 and 2014 in 8 languages and held by 1,747 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Possessing paranoid schizophrenic beliefs that he can save the planet from climate change by cooling down his own overheated body, sixteen-year-old New York youth Will Heller pursues a terrifying and delusional odyssey through the city's tunnels and backalleys
The right hand of sleep by John Wray( Book )

16 editions published between 2000 and 2007 in 4 languages and held by 782 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Oskar Voxlauer is in flight from his past, from his bourgeois Austrian upbringing; from horrific memories of fighting on the Italian front in 1917 as a teenage recruit; and from the twenty years he has spent in the Ukraine watching his socialist ideals crumble and the life of the woman he loved slowly waste away. Alone, he finally decides to return to the Austrian village of his birth, where his mother is waiting to greet a son she hasn't seen since he was a boy."--Jacket
Canaan's tongue by John Wray( Book )

13 editions published between 2005 and 2006 in English and held by 727 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Eight survivors of the notorious Island Thirty Seven Gang, a group of outlaws hunted by both the Union and Confederacy for dealing in stolen slaves, await their fate at the hands of their leader, or the Pinkerton detectives pursuing them
Lowboy by John Wray( Recording )

9 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 210 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Early one morning in New York City, Will Heller, a sixteen-year-old paranoid schizophrenic, gets on a New York City uptown B train on a fantastic and terrifying quest to save the world. Violet Heller, his frantic mother, is joined by Ali Lateef, a missing persons specialist, in a desperate attempt to locate her son before psychosis claims him completely. As the stakes grow higher, Lateef gradually comes to realize that this is more than a case of a runaway teen: Will Heller has a chilling case history, and Violet, beautiful and enigmatic, harbors a secret that Lateef will discover at his own peril"--Publisher's website
Lost time accidents by John Wray( Book )

2 editions published in 2016 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jazda by John Wray( Book )

1 edition published in 2010 in Polish and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lou poi : Chon Rei changp'yŏn sosŏl = Low boy by John Wray( Book )

1 edition published in 2010 in Korean and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Development of new approaches to identify and characterise Campylobacter jejuni genes by John Wray( Book )

1 edition published in 1996 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Audience Level
Audience Level
  Kids General Special  
Audience level: 0.26 (from 0.16 for Lou poi : ... to 0.98 for Jazda / ...)

Alternative Names
Henderson, John, 1971-

John Wray novelist and essayist

The right hand of sleepCanaan's tongueLowboy