WorldCat Identities

Rollins, James 1961-

Works: 556 works in 2,653 publications in 17 languages and 85,589 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Thrillers (Fiction)  Science fiction  Action and adventure fiction  Code and cipher stories  Historical fiction  Detective and mystery fiction  Adventure stories  Christian fiction  Religious fiction 
Roles: Author, Creator
Classifications: PS3568.O5398, 813.54
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works by James Rollins
The doomsday key : a [upper case Greek letter "sigma"] sigma force novel by James Rollins( Book )

48 editions published between 2006 and 2017 in 3 languages and held by 3,099 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Commander Gray Perce and the Sigma Force confront humankind's greatest threat in an adventure that races from the Roman Coliseum to the icy peaks of Norway, from the ruins of medieval abbeys to the lost tombs of Celtic kings. The ultimate nightmare is locked within a talisman buried by a dead saint--an ancient artifact known as the Doomsday Key--and a secret that has already claimed the lives of a famed geneticist, a Vatican archaeologist, and a U.S. senator's son
The Judas strain : a Sigma force novel by James Rollins( Book )

62 editions published between 2000 and 2017 in 5 languages and held by 3,095 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

From the depths of the Indian Ocean, a horrific plague has arisen to devastate humankind?unknown, unstoppable ... and merely a harbinger of the doom that is to follow. Operatives of the shadowy covert organization Sigma Force, Dr. Lisa Cummings and Monk Kokkalis search for answers to the bizarre affliction aboard a cruise liner transformed into a makeshift hospital. But a sudden and savage attack by terrorist hijackers turns the mercy ship into a floating bio-weapons lab. Time is an enemy as a worldwide pandemic grows rapidly out of control. As the seconds tick closer to doomsday, Sigma?s commander, Gray Pierce, must join forces with the beautiful assassin who tried to kill him?following the trail of the most fabled explorer in history into the terrifying heart of an astonishing mystery buried deep in antiquity and in humanity?s genetic code
The last oracle : a novel by James Rollins( Book )

53 editions published between 2008 and 2018 in 5 languages and held by 3,014 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An ancient relic, a murdered man, an international think tank of scientists known as the Jasons who have discovered a way to bioengineer autistic children, and a plot to wipe out a quarter of the world's population have two men racing against time to solve a mystery that dates back to the first famous oracle of history--the Greek Oracle of Delphi
Altar of Eden by James Rollins( Book )

48 editions published between 2007 and 2012 in 5 languages and held by 3,000 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Pregnant veterinarian Maura Kelly, along with U.S. Marshall Jack Menard, risks everything to unravel the mystery of a smuggler's cache of mutated animals, a puzzle that involves fractal intelligence, stem cell research, and a secret history of the Book of Genesis
Black order : a [Upper case Greek letter "sigma"] Sigma Force novel by James Rollins( Book )

67 editions published between 2004 and 2017 in 7 languages and held by 2,845 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Commander Gray Pierce is thrown headlong into a mystery dating back to Nazi Germany. His investigations lead him to an abandoned laboratory with a horrific secret - and a centuries-old plot that threatens to alter the destiny of mankind
The devil colony : a Sigma Force novel by James Rollins( Book )

51 editions published between 2009 and 2016 in 5 languages and held by 2,824 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Deep in the Rocky Mountains, a gruesome discovery - hundreds of mummified bodies - stirs international attention and fervent controversy. Despite doubts about the bodies' origins, the local Native American Heritage Commission lays claim to the prehistoric remains, along with the strange artifacts found in the same cavern: gold plates inscribed with an unfathomable script. During a riot at the dig site, an anthropologist dies horribly, burned to ashes in a fiery explosion in plain view of television cameras. All evidence points to a radical group of Native Americans, including one agitator, a teenage firebrand who escapes with a vital clue to the murder and calls on the one person who might help - her uncle, Painter Crowe, Director of Sigma Force. To protect his niece and uncover the truth, Painter will ignite a war among the nation's most powerful intelligence agencies. Yet an even greater threat looms as events in the Rocky Mountains have set in motion a frightening chain reaction, a geological meltdown that threatens the entire western half of the U.S. From the volcanic peaks of Iceland to the blistering deserts of the American Southwest, from the gold vaults of Fort Knox to the bubbling geysers of Yellowstone Painter Crowe joins forces with Commander Gray PIerce to penetrate the shadowy heart of a dark cabal, one that has been manipulating American history since the founding of the thirteen colonies. But can Painter discover the truth - one that could topple governments - before it destroys all he holds dear? -- from dust jacket
Bloodline : a Sigma Force novel by James Rollins( Book )

48 editions published between 2012 and 2017 in 4 languages and held by 2,824 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A yacht bearing a young American couple is attacked by Somali pirates, leading to bloodshed and the violent kidnapping of the pregnant woman on board. To aid in her rescue from the lawless and war-torn jungles of coastal Africa, Sigma Force enlists the aid of a unique search team
Map of bones : a Sigma Force novel by James Rollins( Book )

80 editions published between 2004 and 2017 in 8 languages and held by 2,794 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When a group of parishioners is burned to death in a German cathedral, the U.S. sends in the SIGMA force. The tragedy is more than a case of arson; someone has stolen the priceless treasure stored in the cathedral's golden reliquary: the bones of the biblical Magi, the legendary Three Kings
The 6th Extinction : a Sigma Force novel by James Rollins( Book )

46 editions published between 2014 and 2018 in 5 languages and held by 2,780 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A military research station buried in the remote Sierra Nevada Mountains of Northern California broadcasts a frantic distress call that ends with a chilling order: "This is sierra, victor, whiskey. There's been a breach. Failsafe initiated. No matter the outcome: Kill us ... kill us all." The site is part of TECOMM, the U.S. Army Test Command. When help arrives to investigate, they discover that everyone in the lab is dead -- not just the scientists, but every living thing for fifty square miles is annihilated: every animal, plant, and insect, even bacteria. The land is completely sterile -- and the blight is spreading. Only one team on Earth has the scientific knowledge and military precision to handle this mission: Commander Gray Pierce and Sigma. The dead scientists were working on a secret project, researching radically different forms of life on Earth, life that could change our understanding of biology and humanity itself. But something set off an explosion in the lab, and now Sigma must contend with the apocalyptic aftermath. To prevent the inevitable, they must decipher a futuristic threat that rises out of the distant past -- a time when Antarctica was green and life on Earth was balanced on a knife's edge. Following a fascinating trail of clues buried in an ancient map rescued from the lost Library of Alexandria, Sigma will make a shocking discovery involving a prehistoric continent and a new form of life and death buried under miles of ice. Gray Pierce and his dedicated team must race through eons of time and across distant continents to decipher millennia-old secrets out of the frozen past and untangle mysteries buried deep in the darkest jungles of today, as they face their greatest challenge yet: stopping the Sixth Extinction -- the end of humankind. But is it already too late?
The eye of God by James Rollins( Book )

45 editions published between 2013 and 2017 in 3 languages and held by 2,628 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Commander Gray Pierce and Sigma Force--joined by a pair of Vatican historians--race to discover a truth tied to the fall of the Roman Empire, to a mystery bound in the roots of Christianity's origins, and to a weapon hidden for centuries that holds the fate of humanity"--Page 4 of cover
The kill switch by James Rollins( Book )

32 editions published between 2014 and 2017 in 4 languages and held by 2,607 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Recruited by Sigma Force to extract a Russian pharmaceutical magnate, who holds the biological key to a new weapons system, from Siberia, former Army Ranger Tucker Wayne and his military working dog Kane must solve an ancient mystery before the modern world suffers a fate worse than death
The blood Gospel by James Rollins( Book )

29 editions published between 2012 and 2014 in English and held by 2,563 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After a shocking discovery in Masada, Israel, Sergeant Jordan Stone, Father Rhun Korza and Dr. Erin Granger, racing against time to recover a book written by Christ's own hand, must contend with a force of ancient evil with impossible ambitions and a secret sect within the Vatican called the Sanguines
The bone labyrinth : a Sigma Force novel by James Rollins( Book )

40 editions published between 2014 and 2019 in 4 languages and held by 2,454 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"In this groundbreaking masterpiece of ingenuity and intrigue that spans 50,000 years of human history, New York Times bestselling author James Rollins takes us to mankind's next great leap. But will it mark a new chapter in our development. or our extinction? A war is coming, a battle that will stretch from the prehistoric forests of the ancient past to the cutting-edge research labs of today. In the remote mountains of Croatia, an archaeologist makes a strange discovery: a subterranean Catholic chapel, hidden for centuries, holds the bones of a Neanderthal woman. In the same cavern system, elaborate primitive paintings tell the story of an immense battle between tribes of Neanderthals and monstrous shadowy figures. Who is this mysterious enemy depicted in these ancient drawings, and what do the paintings mean? Before any questions can be answered, the investigative team is attacked, while at the same time, a bloody assault is made upon a primate research center outside of Atlanta. How are these events connected? Who is behind these attacks? The search for the truth will take Commander Gray Pierce of Sigma Force 50,000 years into the past. As he and Sigma trace the evolution of human intelligence to its true source, they will be plunged into a cataclysmic battle for the future of humanity that stretches across the globe. and beyond. With the fate of our future at stake, Sigma embarks on its most harrowing odyssey ever--a breathtaking quest that will take them from ancient tunnels in Ecuador that span the breadth of South America to a millennia-old necropolis holding the bones of our ancestors. Along the way, revelations involving the lost continent of Atlantis will reveal true mysteries tied to mankind's first steps on the moon. Gray Pierce and his team will face their greatest threat: an ancient evil, resurrected by modern genetic science, strong enough to bring about the end of man's dominance on this planet. Only this time, Sigma will falter--and the
The seventh plague by James Rollins( Book )

33 editions published between 2015 and 2018 in 3 languages and held by 2,301 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two years after vanishing into the Sudanese desert, the leader of a British archeological expedition, Professor Harold McCabe, comes stumbling out of the sands, frantic and delirious, but he dies before he can tell his story. The mystery deepens when an autopsy uncovers a bizarre corruption: someone had begun to mummify the professor's body--while he was still alive. His strange remains are returned to London for further study, when alarming news arrives from Egypt. The medical team who had performed the man's autopsy has fallen ill with an unknown disease, one that is quickly spreading throughout Cairo. Fearing the worst, a colleague of the professor reaches out to a longtime friend: Painter Crowe, the director of Sigma Force. The call is urgent, for Professor McCabe had vanished into the desert while searching for proof of the ten plagues of Moses. As the pandemic grows, a disturbing question arises
Sandstorm by James Rollins( Book )

51 editions published between 2004 and 2016 in 6 languages and held by 2,130 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Twenty years after a wealthy British financier disappears near the site of a lost fabled city, the man's daughter leads an expedition of scientists in search of the city, which harbors a powerful but dangerous energy source
The demon crown by James Rollins( Book )

27 editions published between 2017 and 2019 in English and Russian and held by 2,052 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Off the coast of Brazil, a team of scientists discovers a horror like no other, an island where all life has been eradicated, consumed, and possessed by a species beyond imagination. Before they can report their discovery, a mysterious agency attacks the group, killing them all, save one: an entomologist, an expert on venomous creatures, Professor Ken Matsui from Cornell University. Strangest of all, this inexplicable threat traces back to a terrifying secret buried a century ago beneath the National Mall: a cache of bones preserved in amber. The artifact was hidden away by a cabal of scientists--led by Alexander Graham Bell--to protect humankind. But they dared not destroy it, for the object also holds an astonishing promise for the future: the very secret of life after death. Yet nothing stays buried forever. An ancient horror--dormant in the marrow of those preserved bones--is free once more, nursed and developed into a weapon of incalculable strength and malignancy, ready to wreak havoc on an unsuspecting world. To stop its spread, Commander Grayson Pierce of Sigma Force must survive a direct attack on the island of Maui. To be there first has always been the core mission of Sigma Force, a covert team forged to be America's front line against emerging threats. But this time, even Sigma may not be able to decipher the deadly mystery, one that traces back to the founding of the Smithsonian Institution. With each new discovery, the menace they hunt is changing, growing, spreading--adapting and surviving every attempt to stop it from reconquering a world it once ruled. And each transformation makes it stronger...and smarter. Running out of time and options, Commander Grayson Pierce will be forced to make an impossible choice. To eradicate this extinction-level threat and expose those involved, he will have to join forces with Sigma's greatest enemy--the newly resurrected Guild--even it if means sacrificing one of his own"--From the publisher's web site
War hawk : a Tucker Wayne novel by James Rollins( Book )

31 editions published between 2015 and 2018 in 4 languages and held by 1,944 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Former Army Ranger Tucker Wayne and his war dog Kane are thrust into a global conspiracy that threatens to shake the foundations of American democracy in this second exciting Sigma Force spinoff adventure from New York Times bestselling authors James Rollins and Grant Blackwood. Tucker Wayne's past and his present collide when a former army colleague comes to him for help. She's on the run from brutal assassins hunting her and her son. To keep them safe, Tucker must discover who killed a brilliant young idealist a crime that leads back to the most powerful figures in the U.S. government. From the haunted ruins of a plantation in the deep South to the beachheads of a savage civil war in Trinidad, Tucker and Kane must discover the truth behind a mystery that leads back to World War II, to a true event that is even now changing the world. and will redefine what it means to be human. With no one to trust, they will be forced to break the law, expose national secrets, and risk everything to stop a madman determined to control the future of modern warfare for his own diabolical ends. But can Tucker and Kane withstand a force so indomitable that it threatens our very future?"--
Blood infernal by James Rollins( )

23 editions published between 2015 and 2016 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,938 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The third installment in the bestselling gothic series, about an ancient order who speak the truth behind Christ's miracles and strive to protect the world from evil from New York Times bestselling authors James Rollins and Rebecca Cantrell"--
Crucible : a thriller by James Rollins( Book )

26 editions published between 2018 and 2019 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,750 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Arriving home on Christmas Eve, Commander Gray Pierce discovers his house ransacked, his pregnant lover missing, and his best friend's wife, Kat, unconscious on the kitchen floor. With no shred of evidence to follow, his one hope to find the woman he loves and his unborn child is Kat, the only witness to what happened. But the injured woman is in a semi-comatose state and cannot speak -- until a brilliant neurologist offers a radical approach to "unlock" her mind long enough to ask a few questions. What Pierce learns from Kat sets Sigma Force on a frantic quest for answers that are connected to mysteries reaching back to the Spanish Inquisition and to one of the most reviled and blood-soaked books in human history -- a Medieval text known as the Malleus Maleficarum, the Hammer of Witches. What they uncover hidden deep in the past will reveal a frightening truth in the present and a future on the brink of annihilation, and force them to confront the ultimate question: What does it mean to have a soul?
Ice hunt by James Rollins( Book )

28 editions published between 2003 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 1,623 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Buried deep in the earth's polar ice cap--carved into moving island of ice twice the size of the United States--is a secret place, the site of a remarkable abandoned experiment that could have frightening ramifications for the planet. The brain trust of the former Soviet Union who created the seventy-year-old Ice Station Grendel would like it simply to melt from human memory. But that becomes impossible when an American undersea research vessel, the Polar Sentinel, inadvertently pulls too close to the hollowed-out iceberg ... and one of the crew sees something alive inside. Something that never should have survived. It is a discovery that sends shock waves through the intelligence communities of two powerful nations, as American and Russian scientist, soldiers, and unsuspecting civilians are pulled into Grendel's lethal vortex of secrets, violence, and betrayal. The covert battle over Grendel is spinning out of control, and the future of all human life on Earth will be altered -- or destroyed -- once its nightmarish truths are revealed
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The doomsday key : a [upper case Greek letter "sigma"] sigma force novel
The Judas strain : a Sigma force novelThe last oracle : a novelAltar of EdenBlack order : a [Upper case Greek letter "sigma"] Sigma Force novelThe devil colony : a Sigma Force novelMap of bones : a Sigma Force novelSandstormIce hunt
Alternative Names

controlled identityClemens, James

Clemens , James

Clemens, James 1961-

Clemens, James, pseud.

Czajkowski James

Czajkowski James Paul

Czajkowski, James Paul, 1961-

Czajkowski Jim

Czajkowski, Jim 1961-

James Rollins

James Rollins Amerikaans schrijver

James Rollins amerikanischer Veterinärmediziner und Autor

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James Rollins amerikansk skribent

James Rollins escritor estadounidense

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James Rollins yhdysvaltalainen kirjailija

Jim Czajkowski écrivain américain

Jim Czajkowski escriptor estatunidenc

Rollins, Džejms, 1961-

Rollinss, Džeimss, 1961-

Джеймс Ролинс

Джеймс Роллинс Сальников Соломон

Джеймс Роллінс

Роллинс Дж.

Роллинс Джеймс

Роллинс, Джеймс 1961-

Чайковски Д. 1961-

צ'יקובסקי, ג'ים

קלמנס, ג'מס

רולינס, ג'מס, 1961-

جیمز رولینز نویسنده آمریکایی

জেমস রোলিন্স মার্কিন লেখক

เจมส์ โรลลินส์

롤링스, 제임스 1961-


ロリンズ, ジェームズ