WorldCat Identities

Morrell, David 1943-

Works: 141 works in 1,727 publications in 31 languages and 50,336 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Drama  Domestic fiction  Historical fiction  Biography  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Suspense fiction  Detective and mystery stories  History  Adventure stories 
Roles: Author, Bibliographic antecedent, Creator, Translator, Author of introduction, Conceptor
Classifications: PR9199.3.M65, 813.54
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works about David Morrell
Most widely held works by David Morrell
Creepers : a novel by David Morrell( Book )

62 editions published between 2005 and 2011 in 10 languages and held by 2,633 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

On a cold October night, five people gather in a motel on the Jersey shore to break into a nearby abandoned hotel--built during Asbury Park's golden days--but the group of urban explorers are unprepared for the danger awaiting
Extreme denial by David Morrell( Book )

61 editions published between 1995 and 2008 in 15 languages and held by 2,488 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Steve Decker, after a lethally bungled covert operation, retires to New Mexico, where he discovers the possibility of a family life. When his old world intrudes, he must use all his skills to stay alive, to reconcile the forces in his life, and to find the truth about the woman he loves
Long lost by David Morrell( Book )

40 editions published between 2001 and 2008 in 9 languages and held by 2,315 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Brad's younger brother Petey, who had been lost since he was nine-years-old, suddenly turns up again. Just as suddenly, Petey leaves, but this time he takes Brad's wife and child with him
Assumed identity by David Morrell( Book )

69 editions published between 1993 and 2009 in 17 languages and held by 2,109 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Brendan Buchanan has also gone by two hundred other names as a member of a special-operations unit, but now his controllers will no longer give him a new identity, and he is thrust into a stark wilderness of mirrors and faced with a harrowing conspiracy
Burnt sienna by David Morrell( Book )

39 editions published between 1999 and 2007 in 12 languages and held by 2,105 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ex-marine Chase Malone must stop a dangerous and powerful arms dealer before he kills again in this new high-action thriller by the bestselling author of "Double Image" and "Black Evening." The wealthy and dangerously twisted arms agent has spent the last two decades marrying a succession of beautiful women--all of whom have met with mysterious deaths just after having their portraits painted by a top artist
The spy who came for Christmas by David Morrell( Book )

26 editions published between 2008 and 2011 in 5 languages and held by 2,002 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

As holiday celebrations take place in Santa Fe, Agent Paul Kagan is on the run with a baby the Russian mafia wants to destroy, and turns to a mother and her young son for help during a violent night where they all must work together to keep the child safe from harm
Scavenger by David Morrell( Book )

34 editions published between 2007 and 2015 in 6 languages and held by 1,981 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The protector by David Morrell( Book )

34 editions published between 2003 and 2012 in 10 languages and held by 1,945 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Hired by a brilliant scientist who is seeking protection from a powerful drug lord, bodyguard Cavanaugh is shocked when his teammates are killed in a vicious attack that implicates his new employer
Double image by David Morrell( Book )

35 editions published between 1998 and 2013 in 8 languages and held by 1,892 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The adventures in love and war of photographer Mitch Coltrane. In one adventure, he becomes the object of revenge by a Balkan war lord whose crimes he recorded on film, in another he searches for a beautiful woman he saw in a photograph
Desperate measures by David Morrell( Book )

48 editions published between 1993 and 2009 in 15 languages and held by 1,856 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A reporter is about to commit suicide when his editor phones, assigning him to interview a millionaire. He arrives to find the man spirited away, follows him and breaks into a villa just as the man is dying. The next he knows, he's accused of murder and if convicted he'll get the electric chair--and now he wants to live, action having cured him of suicidal thoughts. By the author of Assumed Identity
The shimmer by David Morrell( Book )

17 editions published between 2009 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 1,800 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Santa Fe police officer Dan Page tracks down his missing wife only to witness a bloodbath in Rostov, a remote town in Texas famous for a massive astronomical observatory, a long-abandoned military base, and unexplained nighttime phenomena that draw onlookers from every corner of the globe. Determined to solve the mystery of the Rostov Lights in order to save his wife, he discovers that the decaying military base may not be abandoned at all, and that the government may have known about the lights for decades--and the unimaginable danger behind them
Murder as a fine art by David Morrell( Book )

13 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 1,750 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Thomas De Quincey, infamous for his memoir, 'Confessions of an English Opium-Eater', is the major suspect in a series of ferocious mass murders identical to ones that terrorized London forty-three years earlier ... Desperate to clear his name but crippled by opium addiction, De Quincey is aided by his devoted daughter Emily and a pair of determined Scotland Yard detectives"--Inside front cover
The fifth profession by David Morrell( Book )

60 editions published between 1990 and 2007 in 16 languages and held by 1,634 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Savage, an executive protector of the wealthy, has the assignment to retrieve Rachel Stone, who faces destruction at the hands of her billionaire husband
The covenant of the flame by David Morrell( Book )

45 editions published between 1990 and 2013 in 15 languages and held by 1,620 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A woman reporter holds the key to a two-thousand-year-old secret. For her knowledge she is marked to die by mysterious fanatics
The fraternity of the stone by David Morrell( Book )

78 editions published between 1985 and 2010 in 18 languages and held by 1,583 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A former killer is drawn once again into that electrifying world where no one is as he seems - where life's most horrifying, harrowing game is played
The brotherhood of the rose : a novel by David Morrell( Book )

90 editions published between 1984 and 2014 in 20 languages and held by 1,506 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"They were orphans, Chris and Saul--raised in a Philadelphia school for boys, bonded by friendship, and devoted to a mysterious man called Eliot. He visited them and brought them candy. He treated them like sons. He trained them to be assassins. Now he is trying desperately to have them killed. Spanning the globe, here is an astonishing novel of fierce loyalty and violent betrayal, of murders planned and coolly executed, of revenge bitterly, urgently desired"--Publisher description
The league of night and fog by David Morrell( Book )

76 editions published between 1987 and 2011 in 16 languages and held by 1,476 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Assassins, strangers, bloodbrothers. Saul and Drew were the best, expert operatives able to kill without a qualm. Both wanted out, but they had been selected to stop a reign of terror reheated after 40 years--and operating out of the sacred heart of the Vatican
First blood; a novel by David Morrell( Book )

161 editions published between 1947 and 2013 in 22 languages and held by 1,400 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

First came the man: a young wanderer in a fatigue coat and long hair. Then came the legend, as John Rambo sprang from the pages of FIRST BLOOD to take his place in the American cultural landscape. This remarkable novel pits a young Vietnam veteran against a small-town cop who doesn't know whom he's dealing with -- or how far Rambo will take him into a life-and-death struggle through the woods, hills, and caves of rural Kentucky. This book was made into the classic movie staring Sylvester Stalone. The lead character's name has become a synonym for the tetesterone-driven macho man
Inspector of the dead by David Morrell( Book )

7 editions published in 2015 in English and held by 1,122 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The year is 1855. The Crimean War is raging. The incompetence of British commanders causes the fall of the English government. The Empire teeters. Amid this crisis comes opium-eater Thomas De Quincey, one of the most notorious and brilliant personalities of Victorian England. Along with his irrepressible daughter, Emily, and their Scotland Yard companions, Ryan and Becker, De Quincey finds himself confronted by an adversary who threatens the heart of the nation."--
John Barth : an introduction by David Morrell( Book )

16 editions published between 1970 and 1977 in English and Undetermined and held by 876 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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Alternative Names
David Morrell Amerikaans schrijver

David Morrell amerikansk författare

David Morrell amerikansk skribent

David Morrell kanadisch-US-amerikanischer Schriftsteller

David Morrell scrittore canadese

Morell, David 1943-

Morell, Dėvid

Morels, Deivids

Ντέιβιντ Μορέλ Καναδός συγγραφέας

Дейвид Морел

Моррелл, Дэвид

מורל, דוד 1943-

מורל, דיוויד

מורל, דיוויד 1943-


マレル, デイヴィッド

マレル, デイビィッド

Extreme denialLong lostAssumed identityBurnt siennaThe spy who came for ChristmasScavengerThe protectorDouble image