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Yancey, Richard

Overview
Works: 163 works in 706 publications in 21 languages and 32,438 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Juvenile works  Young adult works  Science fiction  War fiction  Paranormal fiction  War stories  Detective and mystery fiction  Fantasy fiction  Apocalyptic fiction 
Roles: Author, Editor, Bibliographic antecedent, Contributor, Creator, Performer
Classifications: PS3625.A675, FIC
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Most widely held works about Richard Yancey
 
Most widely held works by Richard Yancey
The 5th Wave by Richard Yancey( Book )

98 editions published between 2013 and 2018 in 19 languages and held by 4,186 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After the 1st wave, only darkness remains. After the 2nd, only the lucky escape. And after the 3rd, only the unlucky survive. After the 4th wave, only one rule applies: trust no one. Now, it's the dawn of the 5th wave. On a lonely stretch of highway, Cassie runs from Them. The beings who only look human, who roam the countryside killing anyone they see. Who have scattered Earth's last survivors. To stay alone is to stay alive, until Cassie meets Evan Walker. Beguiling and mysterious, Evan may be her only hope for rescuing her brother and even saving herself. Now she must choose: between trust and despair, between defiance and surrender, between life and death. To give up or to get up. Cassie Sullivan gets up
The infinite sea by Richard Yancey( Book )

62 editions published between 2014 and 2017 in 11 languages and held by 3,161 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

How do you rid the Earth of seven billion humans? Rid the humans of their humanity ... Surviving the first four waves was nearly impossible. Now Cassie Sullivan finds herself in a new world, a world in which the fundamental trust that binds us together is gone. As the 5th Wave rolls across the landscape, Cassie, Ben, and Ringer are forced to confront the Others' ultimate goal: the extermination of the human race. Cassie and her friends haven't seen the depths to which the Others will sink, nor have the Others seen the heights to which humanity will rise, in the ultimate battle between life and death, hope and despair, love and hate
The monstrumologist by Richard Yancey( Book )

41 editions published between 2009 and 2017 in 6 languages and held by 2,421 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In 1888, twelve-year-old Will Henry chronicles his apprenticeship with Dr. Warthrop, a scientist who hunts and studies real-life monsters, as they discover and attempt to destroy a pod of Anthropophagi
The last star by Richard Yancey( Book )

37 editions published between 2007 and 2017 in 8 languages and held by 2,303 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"In the epic conclusion to the 5th Wave series, Cassie, Ben, Ringer, and Evan confront the Others' plans for the fate of the human race and the planet"--
The extraordinary adventures of Alfred Kropp by Richard Yancey( Book )

53 editions published between 2005 and 2015 in 12 languages and held by 2,102 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Through a series of dangerous and violent misadventures, teenage loser Alfred Kropp rescues King Arthur's legendary sword Excaliber from the forces of evil
The curse of the Wendigo by Richard Yancey( Book )

20 editions published between 2010 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 1,586 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"As apprentice to Dr. Pellinore Warthrop, Will Henry has lived a life dedicated to the pursuit of monstrumology: the study of monsters. But when Dr. Warthrop is informed that his old mentor Dr. von Helrung is trying to prove the existence of the mythical Wendigo, He Who Devours All Mankind, a creature that starves even as it gorges itself on human flesh, Will's world is plunged into fresh turmoil. Will and Dr. Warthrop must traverse the desolate wastelands of Canada....and in the process, may discover a truth far more terrifying than even they could have ever imagined. "--Book jacket
The Isle of Blood by Richard Yancey( Book )

10 editions published between 2011 and 2015 in English and held by 1,260 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When Dr. Warthrop goes hunting for the "Holy Grail of Monstrumology" in 1888, twelve-year-old orphan Will Henry follows him to Socotra, plunging into depths of horror worse than anything he has experienced so far
The highly effective detective : a Teddy Ruzak novel by Richard Yancey( Book )

9 editions published between 2006 and 2008 in English and held by 1,083 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Inheriting a substantial fortune from his late mother, Teddy Ruzak quits his job as a night watchman to pursue his long-time dream of becoming a private eye, enlisting the help of his new secretary, Felicia, to solve his first case
The final descent by William James Henry( Book )

13 editions published between 2013 and 2016 in English and German and held by 1,020 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When Dr. Warthrop begins to doubt fourteen-year-old Will Henry's loyalty, he sets him against one of the most horrific creatures in the Monstrumarium unaware that Will's life and his own fate will lie in the balance
Alfred Kropp : the seal of Solomon by Richard Yancey( Book )

14 editions published between 2007 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 985 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The last descendant of Sir Lancelot, teenage misfit Alfred Kropp is drawn back into the OIPEP to battle a group of demons bent on freeing themselves from the confines of an ancient relic
The 5th wave by Richard Yancey( Recording )

16 editions published between 2013 and 2016 in English and held by 958 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After the first wave, only darkness remains. After the second, only the lucky escape. And after the third, only the unlucky survive. After the fourth wave, only one rule applies: trust no one. Now, it's the dawn of the fifth wave, and on a lonely stretch of highway, Cassie runs from Them. The beings who only look human, who roam the countryside killing anyone they see
The highly effective detective goes to the dogs by Richard Yancey( Book )

5 editions published between 2008 and 2010 in English and held by 817 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Shut down by the state for sleuthing without a license, bumbling private detective Teddy Ruzak discovers the body of a man whom he had befriended the day before and launches a personal investigation when the police dismiss his suspicions of foul play
Alfred Kropp by Richard Yancey( Book )

13 editions published between 2008 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 811 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Alfred Kropp lost -- then found -- the legendary sword Excalibur. Then he defeated King Paimon, arguably the nastiest of demons ever to roam the earth. What could possibly be in store for him now? Plenty. Not only is a dangerous new enemy tracking Alfred's every move, even the people who have sworn to protect him no longer seem trustworthy. Who, or what, is "Sofia," and is there a connection between Sofia and the mysterious Thirteen Skull? The reluctant hero who has always narrowly avoided death may not be getting out of this adventure alive
The highly effective detective plays the fool by Richard Yancey( Book )

4 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 743 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"In this third installment of Richard Yancey's hilarious Teddy Ruzak P.I. series, Teddy's latest client is a good looking dame with long blond hair and great gams. Her husband, she suspects, is stepping out on her, and she hires Teddy to nail the cheater. Then the client disappears. Is this a divorce case--or a murder?"--Publisher's website
The infinite sea by Richard Yancey( Recording )

16 editions published between 2014 and 2015 in English and held by 730 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Surviving the first four waves was nearly impossible. Now Cassie Sullivan finds herself in a new world, a world in which the fundamental trust that binds us together is gone. As the 5th Wave rolls across the landscape, Cassie, Ben, and Ringer are forced to confront the Others' ultimate goal: the extermination of the human race. Cassie and her friends haven't seen the depths to which the Others will sink, nor have the Others seen the heights to which humanity will rise, in the ultimate battle between life and death, hope and despair, love and hate
The last star by Richard Yancey( Recording )

11 editions published in 2016 in English and held by 644 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The enemy is Other. The enemy is us. They're down here, they're up there, they're nowhere. They want the Earth, they want us to have it. They came to wipe us out, they came to save us. But beneath these riddles lies one truth: Cassie has been betrayed. So has Ringer. Zombie. Nugget. And all 7.5 billion people who used to live on our planet. Betrayed first by the Others and now by ourselves. In these last days, Earth's remaining survivors will need to decide what's more important: saving themselves, or saving what makes us human
The highly effective detective crosses the line by Richard Yancey( Book )

6 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 599 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Teddy Ruzak, the earnest detective, is faced with an impossible dilemma when a vicious psychopath targets his beloved Gal Friday. Can he save her without sacrificing everything he believes in?
The extraordinary adventures of Alfred Kropp by Richard Yancey( Recording )

14 editions published between 2005 and 2008 in English and held by 490 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Through a series of dangerous and violent misadventures, teenage loser Alfred Kropp rescues King Arthur's legendary sword Excalibur from the forces of evil
A burning in homeland by Richard Yancey( Book )

4 editions published between 2003 and 2014 in English and held by 426 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Story about the ominous return to a small town in central Florida of a man once sentenced to prison for defending the honor of the woman he loved, about the woman and her husband he loved, about the woman and her husband who both betrayed him, and about a guileless young boy who gets caught up in their web of love, lies, and deceit."--Jacket
Alfred Kropp : the seal of Solomon by Richard Yancey( Book )

11 editions published between 2007 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 172 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The last descendant of Sir Lancelot, teenage misfit Alfred Kropp is drawn back into the OIPEP to battle a group of demons bent on freeing themselves from the confines of an ancient relic
 
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The monstrumologist
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