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Miller, John J. 1954-

Overview
Works: 53 works in 92 publications in 2 languages and 2,901 library holdings
Genres: Science fiction  Fiction  Short stories  Fantasy fiction  Alternative histories (Fiction)  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Literature  Suspense fiction  Comics (Graphic works)  Horror comics 
Roles: Author, Contributor
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Most widely held works about John J Miller
 
Most widely held works by John J Miller
High stakes : a wild cards mosaic novel by George R. R Martin( Book )

4 editions published in 2016 in English and held by 766 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Officer Francis, vigilante joker "The Infamous Black Tongue," and ace thief Tesseract are forced by a cold-blooded Baba Yaga into an illegal fight ring as part of her effort to placate a vicious monster from another dimension
Aces high by George R. R Martin( Book )

2 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 180 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"After the alien virus struck humanity in the wake of World War II, a handful of the survivors found they possessed superhuman powers. The Wild Cards shared-world volumes tell their story. Here in book two, we trace these heroes and villains through the tumultuous 1980s, in stories from SF and fantasy giants such as George R.R. Martin, Roger Zelazny, Pat Cadigan, Lewis Shiner, Walter Jon Williams, and others"--Provided by publisher
Wild cards III : Jokers Wild by Melinda M Snodgrass( Book )

6 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in English and held by 179 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The journey into high adventure soars on! Let the secret history of the world be told--of the alien virus that struck Earth after World War II, and of the handful of survivors who found they now possess superhuman powers. Some were called Aces, endowed with powerful mental and physical prowess. The others were Jokers, tormented by bizarre mind or body disfigurements. Some served humanity. Others wreaked terror. Now, forty years later, under the streets of Manhattan an evil genius unleashes the powers of darkness--and Aces and Jokers alike must fight for their lives. Here, in the third volume of the Wild Cards series, seven of science fiction's most gifted writers take you on a journey of wonder and excitement. Includes stories by: Edward Bryant, Leanne C. Harper, George R. R. Martin, John J. Miller, Lewis Shiner ,Walter Simons, Melinda M. Snodgrass"--
Down and dirty( Book )

5 editions published between 1988 and 2015 in English and held by 170 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Let the secret history of the world be told--of the alien virus that struck Earth after World War II, and of the handful of the survivors who found they now possessed superhuman powers. Some were called Aces, endowed with powerful mental and physical prowness. The others were Jokers, tormented by bizarre mind or body disfigurements. Some served humanity. Others caused terror. And now, forty years later, as a gang war between the Shadow Fists and the mafia rages out of control in the streets of Jokertown, Aces and Jokers go underground--to wage their own war against the powers of the netherworld. Here, in the fifth volume of the exciting series, ten of science fiction's most gifted writers take readers on a journey of wonder and excitement in an astounding alternate history. Featuring the talents of John J. Miller, Roger Zelazny, Leanne C. Harper, Arthur Byron Cover, Melina C. Snodgrass, Edward Bryant, Stephen Leigh, Pat Cadigan, Walter Jon Williams, and George R.R. Martin"--
Dead man's hand : a Wild card novel by George R. R Martin( Book )

9 editions published between 1990 and 2017 in English and held by 142 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Chrysalis, the glass-skinned queen of the Joker underworld, has been found brutally murdered in her popular restaurant, the Crystal Palace. New two men are out to find her killer: Jay Ackroyd, the Ace private investigator who discovered her ruined body, and the vigilante archer known as the Yeoman, who has been framed for the crime. Their quest leads them on a nightmare odyssey of madness, violence, passion, and political intrigue that will forever alter the fates of Aces and Jokers everywhere. Experience this gripping tale of mystery and suspense, brought to you from the incredible imaginations of George R. R. Martin and John Jos. Miller in their first collaborative novel."--Page [4] of cover
Aces abroad by Stephen Leigh( Book )

1 edition published in 2015 in English and held by 102 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The action-packed alternate fantasy returns for a new generation... Forty years after the Wild Card Virus's release, the World Health Organization decides it's time to take a delegation of Aces, Jokers, politicians, and journalists on a fact-finding mission to learn how other countries are dealing with the virus that reshaped humanity. Leading the team is Gregg Hartmann, a senator with presidential aspirations and a dangerous ace up his sleeve. Joining him is a menagerie of some of the series' best and most popular Wild Cards, including Dr. Tachyon, aces Peregrine and Golden Boy, and jokers Chrysalis, Troll, and Father Squid
Death draws five : an original novel by John J Miller( Book )

2 editions published between 2006 and 2011 in English and held by 70 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Nobody wants to do his job. The Midnight Angel wants to serve her Lord. Billy Ray, dying from boredom, wants some action. John Nighthawk wants to uncover the awful secret behind his mysterious power. Fortunato wants to rescue his son from the clutches of a cryptic Vatican office. John Fortune just wants to catch Siegfried and Ralph's famous Vegas review. The problem is that all roads, whether they start in Turin, Italy, Las Vegas, Hokkaido, Japan, Jokertown, Snake Hill, the Short Cut, or Yazoo City, Mississippi, lead to Leo Barnett's Peaceable Kingdon where the difference between the Apocalypse and Peace on Earth is as thin as a razor's edge and where Death himself awaits the final terrible turn of the card."--Jacket
Ray Bradbury presents Dinosaur samurai : a novel by Stephen Leigh( Book )

2 editions published between 1993 and 2004 in English and held by 66 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ray Bradbury presents Dinosaur empire : a novel by Stephen Leigh( Book )

4 editions published between 1995 and 2004 in English and held by 65 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

George R.R. Martin's In the house of the worm by John J Miller( Book )

1 edition published in 2015 in English and held by 63 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Beneath a ruined city on a forgotten planet lies a world of plots and revenge. When Annelyn is embarrassed in front of his noble friends by the Meatbringer, he sets forth a devious plan that is meant to gain vengeance. But the terrible truth of the dire White Worm turns his ploy into folly in terrible fashion. Now the Grouns and the Worms will be revealed and Annelyn must face the horrors of what lay beneath his pampered world in the darkness below
Wild cards : a mosaic novel by George R. R Martin( Book )

1 edition published in 1987 in English and held by 55 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Ten visionary authors tackle a single provocative theme...Death comes quickly and painfully to most of the victims when the Wild Card virus strikes. But others are transformed: some horribly, into grotesque 'jokers'; a lucky few into superhuman 'aces'. The alien virus arrived just after World War II--and Earth would never be the same." -- Dust jacket
La mano del muerto by George R. R Martin( Book )

2 editions published in 2015 in Spanish and held by 46 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The brutal murder of Chrysalis, the glass-skinned queen of the Joker underworld, leads Ace private investigator Jay Ackroyd and the Yeoman, who has been framed for the crime, to search for the killer
Shades of night, falling by John J Miller( Book )

2 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 32 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A terrible beauty by John J Miller( Book )

2 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 24 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Her name is Sara Pezzini. A New York City homicide detective with a deadly secret: A few years ago, she came into the possession of the Witchblade, a mystic weapon of unknown origin that has existed for centuries. Grateful to have first used it when her life was in danger, Sara soon learned the lesson every owner of the device has been taught through the years: The Witchblade is not controlled by anyone it does the controlling . . . . In the wake of a rash of killings dubbed the 'Machete Murders' by the press, the people of New York have been living in fear. Assigned to the high-profile case are Sara Pezzini and her partner, Jake McCarthy, who soon find themselves neck-deep in trouble, not just from NYPD brass, but from voodoo priests, evil spirits, a brother and sister pair of hired killers, and a Goth band called The Mountains of Madness. Not exactly a normal homicide investigation, but then Sara is no ordinary cop, not when she's secretly the possessor of the Witchblade, a mystical weapon that can help her overcome her enemies . . . if it doesn't turn against her first
First power play by John J Miller( Book )

1 edition published in 1990 in English and held by 21 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The twilight zone by John J Miller( Book )

1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 20 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dead man's hand by George R. R Martin( )

1 edition published in 2017 in English and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Wild Cards now in development for TV! Dead Man's Hand combines the writing talents of George R. R. Martin & John Jos. MillerChrysalis, the glass-skinned queen of the Joker underworld, has been found brutally murdered in her popular restaurant, the Crystal Palace. Now two men are out to find her killer: Jay Ackroyd, the Ace private investigator who discovered her ruined body, and the vigilante archer known as the Yeoman, who has been framed for the crime.Their quest leads them on a nightmare odyssey of madness, violence, passion, and political intrigue that will forever alter the fates of Aces and Jokers everywhere.Experience all the exciting action of this collaborative novel by George R. R. Martin and John Jos. Miller. Dead Man's Hand is both a gripping mystery and a chilling story of suspense, set in the unforgettable world of the Wild Cards.Rights to develop Wild Cards for TV have been acquired by Universal Cable Productions, the team that brought you The Magicians and Mr. Robot, with the co-editor of Wild Cards, Melinda Snodgrass as executive producer
Witchblade : a Terrible beauty by John J Miller( Book )

2 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Her name is Sara Pezzini. A New York City homicide detective with a deadly secret: A few years ago, she came into the possession of the Witchblade, a mystic weapon of unknown origin that has existed for centuries. Grateful to have first used it when her life was in danger, Sara soon learned the lesson every owner of the device has been taught through the years: The Witchblade is not controlled by anyone it does the controlling
Beyond the wall : exploring George R.R. Martin's A song of ice and fire, from A game of thrones to A dance with Dragons by James Lowder( )

1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Foreword by New York Times bestselling author R.A. SalvatoreGo beyond the Wall and across the narrow sea with this collection about George R.R. Martin's A Song of Ice and Fire, from A Game of Thrones to A Dance with Dragons. The epic game of thrones chronicled in George R.R. Martin's A Song of Ice and Fire series has captured the imaginations of millions of readers. In Beyond the Wall, bestselling authors and acclaimed critics offer up thought-provoking essays and compelling insights:Daniel Abraham reveals the unique challenges of adapting the original books into graphic novels. Westeros.org fou
Down and dirty : Wild cards V( )

1 edition published in 2015 in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Wild Cards V: Down and Dirty is the latest of the George R.R. Martin's original Wild Cards series, now in trade paperback Let the secret history of the world be told-of the alien virus that struck Earth after World War II, and of the handful of the survivors who found they now possessed superhuman powers. Some were called Aces, endowed with powerful mental and physical prowess. The others were Jokers, tormented by bizarre mind or body disfigurements. Some served humanity. Others caused terror. And now, forty years later, as a gang war between the Shadow Fists and the mafia rages out of control in the streets of Jokertown, Aces and Jokers go underground-to wage their own war against the powers of the netherworld. Here, in the fifth volume of the exciting series, ten of science fiction's most gifted writers take readers on a journey of wonder and excitement in an astounding alternate history. Featuring the talents of John J. Miller, Roger Zelazny, Leanne C. Harper, Arthur Byron Cover, Melina C. Snodgrass, Edward Bryant, Stephen Leigh, Pat Cadigan, Walter Jon Williams, and George R.R. Martin
 
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Death draws five : an original novel
Alternative Names
John J. Miller (author) Amerikaans romanschrijver

John J. Miller écrivain américain

John Miller

Miller, John J.

Miller, John J. 1954-

Miller, John (John Joseph), 1954-

Miller, John Jos. (John Joseph), 1954-

Miller, John Joseph 1954-

جان جی. میلر

جون ميلر كاتب أمريكي

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Death draws five : an original novelRay Bradbury presents Dinosaur samurai : a novelRay Bradbury presents Dinosaur empire : a novelShades of night, fallingA terrible beautyThe twilight zoneWitchblade : a Terrible beauty