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Brooks, Kevin

Overview
Works: 58 works in 467 publications in 14 languages and 18,360 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Juvenile works  Young adult works  Detective and mystery stories  Science fiction  Suspense fiction  Psychological fiction  High interest-low vocabulary books 
Roles: Author, Creator
Classifications: PZ7.B7965, [FIC]
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Kevin Brooks
The road of the dead by Kevin Brooks( Book )

34 editions published between 2006 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 2,112 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two brothers, sons of an incarcerated gypsy, leave London traveling to an isolated and desolate village, in search of the brutal killer of their sister
Lucas by Kevin Brooks( Book )

52 editions published between 2003 and 2014 in 7 languages and held by 1,876 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

On an isolated English island, fifteen-year-old Caitlin McCann makes the painful journey from adolescence to adulthood through her experiences with a mysterious boy, whose presence has an unsettling effect on the island's inhabitants
Martyn Pig : a novel by Kevin Brooks( Book )

52 editions published between 2002 and 2014 in 9 languages and held by 1,676 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Faced with the possibility of living with a dreadful aunt, fifteen-year-old Martyn Pig decides not to tell authorities when his alcoholic father dies accidentally, instead asking a friend for her help in disposing of the body
Kissing the rain by Kevin Brooks( Book )

27 editions published between 2002 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 1,626 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fifteen-year-old Moo Nelson, shy, overweight, and bullied by his classmates, finds his life spinning out of control after he witnesses a car chase and a fight that results in a murder
Candy by Kevin Brooks( Book )

39 editions published between 2002 and 2014 in 7 languages and held by 1,537 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When fifteen-year-old Joe Beck gets lost in a disreputable neighborhood in London, he meets sixteen-year-old Candy, a heroin-addicted prostitute, and as he tries to help her, he experiences some unexpected consequences
Being by Kevin Brooks( Book )

20 editions published between 2007 and 2011 in 6 languages and held by 1,506 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"It was just supposed to be a routine exam. But when the doctors snake the fiber-optic tube down Robert Smith's throat, what they discover doesn't make medical sense. Plastic casings. Silver filaments. Moving metal parts. In his naked, anesthetized state on the operating table, Robert hears the surgeons' shocked comments: 'What the hell is that?' 'It's me,' Robert thinks, 'and I've got to get out of here.' Armed with a stolen automatic and the videotape of his strange organs, he manages to escape, and to embark on an orphan's violent odyssey to find out exactly who--exactly what--he is"--Book description
iBoy by Kevin Brooks( Book )

36 editions published between 2010 and 2015 in 8 languages and held by 1,437 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Before the attack, sixteen-year-old Tom Harvey was just an ordinary boy. But now fragments of a shattered iPhone are embedded in his brain and it's having an extraordinary effect . . . Because now Tom has powers. The ability to know and see more than he could ever imagine. And with incredible power comes knowledge and a choice
Black Rabbit summer by Kevin Brooks( Book )

32 editions published between 2008 and 2012 in 5 languages and held by 1,317 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When two of sixteen-year-old Pete's childhood classmates disappear from a carnival the same night, he is a suspect, but his own investigation implicates other old friends he was with that evening--and a tough, knife-wielding enemy determined to keep him quiet
The bunker diary by Kevin Brooks( Book )

15 editions published between 2013 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 1,107 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sixteen-year-old Linus Weems, a street person since leaving his wealthy father's home, is kidnapped and taken to an underground bunker where he's soon joined by five others, ranging in age from nine to seventy, who are alternately cared for and tortured by their unseen captor.--
Dawn by Kevin Brooks( Book )

11 editions published between 2009 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 946 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fifteen-year-old Dawn, who cares for her alcoholic mother, tries to suppress a painful childhood memory as she contemplates killing God, whom she blames for her father's disappearance
The road of the dead by Kevin Brooks( )

16 editions published between 2007 and 2011 in English and German and held by 654 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two brothers, sons of an incarcerated gypsy, leave London traveling to an isolated and desolate village, in search of the brutal killer of their sister
A dance of ghosts by Kevin Brooks( Book )

9 editions published between 2011 and 2014 in English and Undetermined and held by 430 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

PI John Craine is struggling to cope with the weight of his past. Sixteen years ago his wife, Stacy, was brutally murdered. Craine found her body in their bed. And since then, to escape the pain and the unanswered questions, he has buried himself in work by day, and whisky by night. But one phone call changes everything
Naked by Kevin Brooks( Book )

7 editions published between 2011 and 2013 in English and Dutch and held by 334 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

London, 1976: Teenagers Lili and Curtis are living the punk dream - playing out their romance as members of 'Naked', Curtis's up-and-coming band. But when enigmatic Belfast boy - William Bonney -joins on guitar, Lili finds herself increasingly drawn to him
Bloodline by Kevin Brooks( Book )

11 editions published between 2004 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 219 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Finbar Black's day is turned upside down when a crazy, beautiful girl bursts into the house with a gun and a bag full of cash. Here we meet the Black family: four generations of schemers, liars, cheats and losers and, via a succession of twists and turns, we find out why she's there
The ultimate truth by Kevin Brooks( Book )

7 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 174 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When Travis Delaney's parents die in a car crash, Travis is devastated. In a bid to pull himself out of his grief, he starts to look into the last case they were investigating at the private investigation agency they ran. What starts as a minor distraction soon becomes a sinister, unbelievable mystery -- and Travis is determined to solve it. Why were his parents looking for a missing boy when the boy's family says he isn't missing? Where is the boy himself? And why would a man who is in surveillance photos taken by Travis's parents turn up at their funeral? As Travis searches for answers, he starts to have the chilling realization that the question he should be asking is the one he most wants to avoid: Was the accident that killed his parents really what it seemed?
Lucas by Kevin Brooks( Recording )

10 editions published between 2004 and 2009 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 163 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

On an isolated English island, fifteen-year-old Caitlin McCann makes the painful journey from adolescence to adulthood through her experiences with a mysterious boy, whose presence has an unsettling effect on the island's inhabitants
I see you baby ... by Kevin Brooks( Book )

5 editions published between 2005 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 159 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sofie en Wim zijn geen van beiden blij met wie ze zijn. Op weg naar hetzelfde rockfestival vinden zij kleding waarmee ze zich een ander persoon voelen. Vanaf ca. 13 jaar
Until the darkness comes by Kevin Brooks( Book )

5 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 135 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Der Privatdetektiv John Craine will sich auf einer einsamen Insel von seinem letzten Fall erholen, doch die vermeintliche Idylle entpuppt sich als Paradies des organisierten Verbrechens
The danger game by Kevin Brooks( Book )

3 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 125 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Thirteen-year-old Travis is still trying to get his life back on track following the death of his parents. But he can't shake the feeling that the crash that killed them wasn't an accident. He's trying to stop obsessing about it by solving a petty-thieving spree at school, but the distraction isn't enough. Especially when he begins to suspect that there's a traitor at the heart of the private detective business his parents ran - and that that traitor sold his parents out. The question is why? Once Travis starts thinking like this, he quickly starts to feel that he can't trust anybody, not even his closest allies
Wrapped in white by Kevin Brooks( Book )

4 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in German and English and held by 111 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

What do you do when you come face to face with your living nightmare? The gripping new novel from the author of "A Dance of Ghosts." PI John Craine -- still struggling to cope with the weight of his past -- is forced to finally confront it in his most personal and frightening case yet. PI John Craine is hired to investigate the brutal murder of a Somali youth called Jamaal Tan. The police are treating the murder as just another gang-related crime, but Tan's aunt believes there's more to it than that, and she claims the police are trying to cover up her nephew's death. While investigating the case, Craine learns of the sudden death of his friend and mentor Leon Mercer. At first it appears to be a tragic accident, but Craine soon finds himself entangled in two deeply suspicious investigations. And before long he comes face to face with a man he hoped never to see again
 
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The road of the dead
Alternative Names
Brooks, K

Kevin Brooks britischer Schriftsteller

Kevin Brooks British writer

Kevin Brooks britisk skribent

Kevin Brooks brittisk frfattare

Kevin Brooks engelsk forfatter

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LucasMartyn Pig : a novelKissing the rainCandyBeingiBoyBlack Rabbit summerDawn