WorldCat Identities

Farris, John

Works: 73 works in 431 publications in 8 languages and 12,491 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Psychological fiction  Short stories, American  Fantasy fiction, American  Juvenile works  Horror tales  Adventure stories, American  Suspense fiction  Young adult works 
Roles: Author, Author of screenplay, Scenarist, Bibliographic antecedent, Performer, Creator
Classifications: PS3556.A777, 813.54
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works by John Farris
Solar eclipse by John Farris( Book )

10 editions published between 1998 and 2001 in English and held by 816 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Stuntwoman Shay Waco uses the skills of her trade to jump sixty feet and escape a drug dealer trying to kill her. After which she joins a local sheriff and goes after the dealer. By the author of Soon She Will Be Gone
The uninvited by John Farris( Book )

15 editions published between 1982 and 1993 in 3 languages and held by 778 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Een paranormaal begaafd meisje neemt na een ongeluk een jongeman mee naar huis. Geleidelijk dreigt haar familie te gronde te gaan aan de zuigende kracht van de mysterieuze vreemdeling
Phantom nights by John Farris( Book )

8 editions published between 2005 and 2014 in English and Spanish and held by 759 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Teenage Alex Gambier, outcast and scarred from a childhood tragedy and mute from an early bout of diphtheria, conceives daredevil stunts that threaten his life and place him in the care of young nurse Mally Shaw
Son of the endless night by John Farris( Book )

27 editions published between 1958 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 753 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An apparently senseless slaying at a Vermont ski resort is revealed as the overture to a symphony of evil, in which a young man's mind and soul are held ransom by Zarach Bal-Tagh, a millenia-old spirit
You don't scare me by John Farris( Book )

4 editions published between 2007 and 2013 in English and held by 712 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ten years after the death of her evil stepfather, Crow Tillman, twenty-four-year-old Chase Emrick remains haunted by the horrors of her past until she meets Adam Cameron, but to beat Crow once and for all they both must confront a netherworld of horror
The fury by John Farris( Book )

38 editions published between 1878 and 2014 in 6 languages and held by 632 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The psychic powers that bind a young heiress and the son of a government assassin threaten the existence of humanity
The fury and the terror by John Farris( Book )

12 editions published between 2001 and 2014 in English and French and held by 631 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When the White House becomes infiltrated by undercover terrorists, Eden Waring uses his psychic powers to prevent the attacks before they happen
Fiends : a novel by John Farris( Book )

18 editions published between 1990 and 2014 in Spanish and English and held by 580 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Arne Horsfall, a resident of a mental institution, had hidden silently behind its wall all his life. Unable to speak, he holds the incredible truth about the overnight disappearance of the entire population of Dante's Mill almost a century ago. Released into the innocent hands of Marjory and Enid Waller, a voice from the dead past beckons to Arne
Catacombs by John Farris( Book )

14 editions published between 1981 and 2008 in English and Dutch and held by 524 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Americans agents, Soviets agents and an archeaological team investigate the catacombs of an ancient advanced civilization in Africa
The fury and the power by John Farris( Book )

12 editions published between 2003 and 2014 in English and French and held by 498 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Eden Waring has known fear in her life. She is an Avatar, a talented young psychic with the ability to produce at will her doppelganger---her mirror image-who calls herself "Gwen" and possesses remarkable powers beyond even Eden's gifts. Gwen can be invisible to mortal eyes, if she chooses to be, and can even travel back and forth in time
Scare tactics by John Farris( Book )

6 editions published between 1988 and 1990 in English and Undetermined and held by 450 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

High bloods by John Farris( Book )

8 editions published between 2009 and 2013 in English and held by 417 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

It happened quickly. Overnight, the greater Los Angeles area found itself in the horrifying grip of a werewolf epidemic. Twenty-eight days of the month, those who change are no different from those who have managed to stay unaffected--the normals, the High Bloods. But every full moon, they become the most ravenous creatures mankind has ever seen. A new law enforcement agency keeps tabs on those whose blood runs Lycan. Rawson is an agent for Lycan Control, making sure all the afflicted are found, monitored, and kept locked up the night they change. But the Lycans in Hollywood have risen to cultlike proportions, and Rawson's job is getting tougher. One night a woman changes right in front of Rawson. And it's not a full moon. Someone deep in the bowels of Hollywood has managed to rewrite the rules of the werewolves' existence. Battling a rising tide of Lycan-rights activists and a growing population of those who choose to become Lycan, Rawson must carve a path to the top of the Lycan food chain before all hell breaks loose
Wildwood by John Farris( Book )

12 editions published between 1986 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 417 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Getting into Wildwood was difficult. Coming out again alive, unheard of
More stories from the Twilight zone by Rod Serling( Book )

2 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 382 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of short stories that were inspired by the television series Twilight Zone
When Michael calls by John Farris( Book )

16 editions published between 1967 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 369 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When Helen Connolly receives a phone call from a little boy claiming to be her nephew Michael, she must discover if the caller is indeed Michael and what he wants, because Michael has been dead for sixteen years
Sharp practice; a novel by John Farris( Book )

10 editions published between 1974 and 2008 in English and held by 357 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

All heads turn when the hunt goes by by John Farris( Book )

16 editions published between 1977 and 2014 in English and French and held by 355 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The novel starts with a ghastly and memorable horror set piece indeed, as "Clipper" Bradwin, the youngest son of the Bradwin clan of Dasharoons estate, goes homicidally berserk on his own wedding day in 1942. Two years later, a mysterious English doctor, Jackson Holley, escorts Clipper's older and war-wounded brother back to Dasharoons, in southeast Arkansas, and becomes involved with the estate's mistress, Nhora Bradwin, who was widowed on the day of that earlier tragedy. But, as it turns out, the wedding-day catastrophe of 1942 is only the beginning of a string of awful happenings soon to be visited on the seemingly accursed family ..."--Http:// (as viewed on 1/21/2014)
Nightfall by John Farris( Book )

14 editions published between 1987 and 1997 in 3 languages and held by 349 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

No one can stop the Dark Angel. A creature of nightmare, he kills without warning. Only once has his prey survived. Scarred emotionally and physically, Anita fled to the Lostman's Bayou. But the Angel will find her ... and then she will die
The captors by John Farris( Book )

9 editions published between 1969 and 2012 in English and held by 199 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Kidnappers are frequently complex devious people, the detective had warned her. But that wasn't the half of it. What began as a routine kidnapping would end in much more -- sins of unspeakable evil and terrifying violence. Who are these strangely sinister captors and who is their wickedly erotic victim? What has been happening to this strange young girl, and what has produced this nerve-fraying nightmare of sheer electric terror?
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Alternative Names
Brackeen, Steve 1936-

Farris, John Lee.

John Farris American writer

John Farris Amerikaans romanschrijver

Джон Фаррис

패리스, 존 1936-

ファリス, ジョン

Phantom nightsSon of the endless nightYou don't scare meThe furyThe fury and the terrorFiends : a novelThe fury and the powerScare tactics