WorldCat Identities

Gardner, John 1926-2007

Overview
Works: 305 works in 1,240 publications in 14 languages and 43,103 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Drama  Spy films  Action and adventure films  Detective and mystery fiction  Spy stories  History  Suspense fiction  Film adaptations  Parodies, imitations, etc 
Roles: Author, Composer, Honoree
Classifications: PR6057.A63, 823.914
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by John Gardner
Scorpius by John Gardner( Book )

32 editions published between 1988 and 2012 in 8 languages and held by 1,950 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

James Bond investigates a cult guru, Father Valentine, and finds he has links to the mega-czar of global vice and terrorism, Vladimir Scorpius. From then on, 007 races to a confrontation with the evil genius
Icebreaker by John Gardner( Book )

44 editions published between 1982 and 2012 in 7 languages and held by 1,938 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The intrepid James Bond joins forces with agents from the CIA, KGB, and israeli Mossad to eradicate a secret neo-nazi terrorist organization
Win, lose, or die by John Gardner( Book )

20 editions published between 1988 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 1,670 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

James Bond is transfered to duty aboard the carrier HMS Invincible to watch over British, Russian, and American admirals on board. Hijackers take the ship hostage
Role of honor by John Gardner( Book )

12 editions published between 1984 and 1987 in English and Chinese and held by 1,657 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

James Bond resigns from the Service and heads for Monte Carlo in his new Bentley Mulsanne Turbo to be an agent for hire
No deals, Mr. Bond by John Gardner( Book )

40 editions published between 1987 and 2012 in 5 languages and held by 1,647 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

James Bond is called in after two brutal murders of double agents. He must smoke out the traitor among the others, who are earmarked for ritual killings
Nobody lives forever by John Gardner( Book )

30 editions published between 1971 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 1,646 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

James Bond is on leave in Europe when a series of omninous events begin to take place. Soon he realizes there is a contract in the espionage world for his head delivered on a silver charger
The man from Barbarossa by John Gardner( Book )

27 editions published between 1990 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 1,513 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

James Bond has to stop the mastermind behind the Soviet terrorist group "The scales of justice" before they can unleash their horrendous plot
Brokenclaw by John Gardner( Book )

13 editions published between 1990 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 1,465 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

James Bond meets Fu-Chu Lee, known to the underworld as Brokenclaw
License renewed by John Gardner( Book )

11 editions published between 1981 and 2000 in 3 languages and held by 1,347 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

James Bond pits his nerve and cunning against a dangerously deranged opponent -- one prepared to sacrifice most of the Western world to prove that only he can make it safe from accidental nuclear holocaust
Death is forever by John Gardner( Book )

15 editions published between 1992 and 2012 in English and held by 1,317 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

James Bond and Easy St. John race across Europe to save officers of CABAL from death by Wolfgang Weisen, who hopes to destabilize the New Europe
Never send flowers by John Gardner( Book )

21 editions published between 1993 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 1,297 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A James Bond thriller, in which the British master spy's investigation of a fellow agent's murder leads him on a chase for a serial killer through Switzerland and Germany that ends in EuroDisney
Confessor by John Gardner( Book )

16 editions published between 1995 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,198 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

British secret service agent Herbie Kruger investigates the car-bomb death of a fellow spy. He uncovers a new terrorist organization made up of Iraqis and the Irish Republican Army
Maestro by John Gardner( Book )

16 editions published between 1993 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,101 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

America's greatest living conductor, ninety-year-old Louis Passau, is almost assisnated before he is to talk to intelligence agents about his involvement with the Nazis and the KGB
Seafire by John Gardner( Book )

15 editions published between 1994 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 1,095 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

James Bond battles Sir Maxwell Lustig, a megalomaniac on a floating laboratory in the Caribbean. The wicked man is holding the world hostage by threatening an ecological disaster. On this mission Bond is aided by Swiss intelligence agent Flicka von Grusse, introduced in Never Send Flowers and now--rather unBond like--a steady girlfriend
Moriarty by John Gardner( Book )

17 editions published between 1976 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 1,049 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Surviving the confrontation with Sherlock Holmes at the Reichenbach Falls, Professor James Moriarty is on the verge of successfully building crime syndicates throughout the United States, when his criminal empire is threatened by a mysterious rival, Sir Jack Idell
The secret generations by John Gardner( Book )

10 editions published between 1985 and 1990 in English and held by 1,036 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

During the years between 1909 and 1935, the Railtons, a proud and aristocratic family of soldiers, diplomats and civil servants, turn their talents to the practice of intelligence in the service of the Crown
Troubled midnight by John Gardner( Book )

10 editions published between 2005 and 2013 in English and held by 896 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In the fourth entry in Gardner's World War II-era mystery series, Detective Sergeant Suzie Mountford follows her partner, Tommy Livermore, to the town of Wantage, where the brutalized corpses of an air-force colonel and his lover have turned up. Were they merely killed, or also grilled, and did they spill that most top of secrets: the impending Allied invasion at Normandy? Enter secret agent Curry Shepherd, Tom's old school chum and fellow toff, who runs away with the case and Suzie's affections
The secret houses by John Gardner( Book )

9 editions published between 1987 and 1990 in English and held by 879 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Linked by marriage and the work they do for their countries' secret services, two families, the English Railtons and the American Farthings, get involved in the British government's investigation of a French Resistance network that was betrayed to the Gestapo
The secret families by John Gardner( Book )

8 editions published between 1989 and 1991 in English and held by 879 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In 1964, evidence surfaces that Sir Caspar Railton, a recently deceased spymaster, was in fact a Russian ''mole'' and traitor. Caspar's nephew, Donald (''Naldo'') Railton and American cousin Arnold Farthing thereupon embark on a long-term undercover operation inside Russia, aiming to restore the reputations of their families
The return of Moriarty by John Gardner( Book )

29 editions published between 1974 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 813 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

It is the turn of the century and, far from perishing during the struggle with Sherlock Holmes at the Reichenbach Falls, Professor James Moriarty is alive and well and about to realize his plans to establish crime syndicates in the major cities of the United States. But suddenly he is called back to London, where his vast criminal society has been overrun by a rival concern led by the shadowy Sir Jordan Jack Idell--or Idle Jack --a supposed gentleman-hoodlum acting on behalf of criminal elements in France, Italy, Spain, and Germany
 
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Alternative Names

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McCoy, Edmund

McCoy, Edmund 1926-2007

Гарднер Д. Э. 1926-2007 писатель

Джон Гарднер

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IcebreakerWin, lose, or dieNo deals, Mr. BondNobody lives foreverThe man from BarbarossaBrokenclawDeath is foreverNever send flowers