WorldCat Identities

Newman, Robert 1909-1988

Overview
Works: 43 works in 168 publications in 5 languages and 10,723 library holdings
Genres: Detective and mystery fiction  Fiction  Juvenile works  Sagas  Fantasy fiction  Detective and mystery stories, American  Parodies, imitations, etc  Thrillers (Fiction) 
Roles: Author, Narrator
Classifications: PZ7.N4857, FIC
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Robert Newman
The case of the Baker Street Irregular : a Sherlock Holmes story by Robert Newman( Book )

36 editions published between 1978 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 1,576 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Brought to London under mysterious circumstances by his tutor, a young boy seeks the help of Sherlock Holmes when his tutor is kidnapped and he himself is threatened with the same fate
The case of the vanishing corpse by Robert Newman( Book )

6 editions published between 1980 and 2014 in English and held by 904 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When Andrew returns to London from boarding school, he becomes embroiled in several mysteries involving stolen jewels and the disappearance of a corpse after a brutal murder
The case of the Somerville secret by Robert Newman( Book )

7 editions published between 1981 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 822 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Andrew and Sara help an inspector from Scotland Yard uncover the identity of a murderer and a monster associated with Lord Somerville, an Assyriologist
The case of the threatened king by Robert Newman( Book )

8 editions published between 1982 and 2014 in English and Japanese and held by 808 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When Sara Wiggins and a friend disappear, Andrew and Inspector Wyatt investigate and discover that the kidnappings are part of a plot against a visiting king
The case of the frightened friend by Robert Newman( Book )

4 editions published between 1984 and 2014 in English and Japanese and held by 700 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Andrew and Inspector Wyatt help a friend whose father has mysteriously died, whose grandfather is a complete invalid, and whose stepmother is behaving suspiciously with the doctor
The case of the murdered players by Robert Newman( Book )

3 editions published between 1985 and 2014 in English and held by 678 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When two actresses of the London stage in the 1890s die under circumstances suspiciously like those that killed three actresses ten years before, Andrew and Inspector Peter Wyatt fear for Andrew's actress mother
The case of the watching boy by Robert Newman( Book )

5 editions published between 1987 and 2014 in English and Japanese and held by 668 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two English schoolboys inadvertently become involved in a kidnapping which strangely connects with the succession to the throne of Rumania
The case of the Indian curse by Robert Newman( Book )

5 editions published between 1986 and 2014 in English and Japanese and held by 655 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

While Inspector Wyatt and Andrew's mother are on their honeymoon, Andrew and Sara investigate a mysterious statue that produces light and sound
The shattered stone by Robert Newman( Book )

5 editions published between 1975 and 2014 in English and held by 548 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Neva and Ivo emerge from an enchanted place in the forest to meet many dangers, right a great wrong, and, hopefully, bring peace to two warring kingdoms
Merlin's mistake by Robert Newman( Book )

14 editions published between 1970 and 2014 in English and Undetermined and held by 535 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

By mistake Merlin had given Tertius the gift of future knowledge. But of what use was the knowledge of a computer circuit when one needed the know-how of knighthood
The case of the Etruscan treasure by Robert Newman( Book )

5 editions published between 1983 and 2014 in English and Japanese and held by 456 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Already in New York with Andrew's actress mother, Sara and Andrew join Inspector Wyatt on a mysterious case when he arrives from London
The boy who could fly by Robert Newman( Book )

11 editions published between 1967 and 2014 in English and held by 401 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mark grows concerned for his younger brother Joey in their new school, as he fears people will discover Joey is no ordinary genius but has acute powers of extrasensory perception and even the ability to fly if he so desires
The twelve labors of Hercules by Robert Newman( Book )

6 editions published between 1972 and 2014 in English and held by 390 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Retells the adventures of the strongest man in ancient Greece, who performed twelve labors to atone for a crime
Night spell by Robert Newman( Book )

3 editions published between 1977 and 2014 in English and Undetermined and held by 354 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Recently orphaned Tad conjures up a friend who helps him unravel the mysteries surrounding the rich, distant relative he now lives with
The testing of Tertius by Robert Newman( Book )

6 editions published between 1973 and 2014 in English and held by 343 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

With Merlin subdued by an evil spell, his apprentice, Tertius, trying to break the spell and save Britain, finds his command of all future knowledge more hindrance than help
The Japanese: people of the three treasures by Robert Newman( Book )

6 editions published between 1964 and 1966 in English and held by 324 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Grettir the Strong by Robert Newman( Book )

3 editions published between 1968 and 2014 in English and held by 288 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Grettir's inability to avoid a fight kept him in continual trouble, and ultimately the curse of one he killed caused his death. A retelling of an ancient saga of Iceland
Corbie by Robert Newman( Book )

3 editions published between 1966 and 1967 in English and held by 67 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The enchanter by Robert Newman( Book )

4 editions published between 1962 and 1972 in English and held by 63 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An American schoolgirl on a summer vacation in the south of France falls under the spell of an ageless, rich and sinister dancer
A puzzle for Sherlock Holmes by Robert Newman( Book )

2 editions published between 1979 and 1981 in English and held by 39 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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The case of the Baker Street Irregular : a Sherlock Holmes story
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Merlin's mistakeThe boy who could flyThe testing of Tertius
Alternative Names
Newman, Robert Howard 1909-1988

Robert J. Newman ornitólogu estauxunidense (1907–1988)

ニューマン, ロバート

ニューマン, ロベルト

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