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Brooks, Kevin

Overview
Works: 62 works in 504 publications in 16 languages and 18,036 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Juvenile works  Young adult works  Detective and mystery fiction  Suspense fiction  Psychological fiction  High interest-low vocabulary books  Science fiction 
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 )

35 editions published between 2006 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 2,036 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 )

58 editions published between 2003 and 2014 in 8 languages and held by 1,823 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 )

54 editions published between 2002 and 2015 in 9 languages and held by 1,627 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 )

28 editions published between 2002 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 1,575 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
Being by Kevin Brooks( Book )

22 editions published between 2007 and 2011 in 6 languages and held by 1,476 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"--Amazon.com
Candy by Kevin Brooks( Book )

37 editions published between 2002 and 2014 in 6 languages and held by 1,475 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
IBoy by Kevin Brooks( Book )

40 editions published between 2010 and 2015 in 8 languages and held by 1,428 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sixteen-year-old Tom Harvey was an ordinary Londoner until an attack that caused fragments of an iPhone to be embedded in his brain, giving him incredible knowledge and power, but using that power against the gang that attacked him and a friend could have deadly consequences
Black Rabbit summer by Kevin Brooks( Book )

25 editions published between 2008 and 2012 in 5 languages and held by 1,279 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. Suggested level: secondary
The bunker diary by Kevin Brooks( Book )

15 editions published between 1205 and 2016 in 4 languages and held by 1,246 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
The road of the dead by Kevin Brooks( )

16 editions published between 2007 and 2011 in English and German and held by 633 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 )

8 editions published between 2011 and 2014 in English and held by 413 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 )

10 editions published between 2011 and 2016 in 4 languages and held by 341 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
In actie! by Kevin Brooks( Book )

12 editions published between 2014 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 318 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

De ouders van Travis (privédetectives) zijn omgekomen bij een auto-ongeluk. Ze onderzochten de verdwijning van een jongen. Maar de ouders van deze jongens ontkennen nu zijn verdwijning. Travis gaat op onderzoek uit. Vanaf ca. 12 jaar
Bloodline by Kevin Brooks( Book )

15 editions published between 2004 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 229 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Samen met zijn vader, grootvader en overgrootvader wordt Finbar gegijzeld door een jonge vrouw die de supermarkt heeft overvallen en achtervolgd wordt door de politie. Vanaf ca. 12 jaar
Johnny Delgado : private detective by Kevin Brooks( Book )

4 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 167 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When Johnny Delgado decided to become a private detective, it seemed like such a good idea at the time--gorgeous girls in need of help, wads of cash--but soon finds himself out of his depth and in big trouble
The danger game by Kevin Brooks( Book )

5 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 159 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
I see you baby ... by Kevin Brooks( Book )

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

Sally and Keith have one thing in common - they are both fed up with who they are, so taking on new identities and becoming VIPs at this year's Rock Out festival seems an ideal escape from their everyday lives. When they meet, they like each other..but what will happen when Keith finds out Sally isn't a famous stylist and when Sally finds out that Keith, although Dead Holes' biggest fan,isn't actually their lead singer!
Lucas by Kevin Brooks( Recording )

10 editions published between 2004 and 2009 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 157 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
Until the darkness comes by Kevin Brooks( Book )

7 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 127 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

2. Fall. Nach der Überführung eines Serienmörders will sich Privatdetektiv John Craine auf einer einsamen Insel erholen. Geplagt von Depressionen, die er mit Whisky und Drogen zu bekämpfen sucht, wird er Zeuge eines weiteren Verbrechens. Eine amerikanische Familie verschwindet spurlos und als Craine sich auf die Suche begibt, stösst er auf eine Leiche und kriminelle Abgründe beispielloser Art
The snake trap by Kevin Brooks( Book )

3 editions published in 2015 in English and held by 120 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Following a death-defying escape from the hands of a criminal overlord, young PI Travis Delaney thinks he might finally be getting closer to finding out who killed his parents, and why. But things are about to get a whole lot more deadly . . . One moment Travis is trapped in an armed face-off in the offices of Delaney & Co, private investigators. The next terrorists have stormed the building and he's been abducted. Kept captive alongside Winston, the rogue security officer who Travis believes is responsible for his parents' death, Travis is quickly plagued by more questions than answers. As the truth begins to emerge, Travis is faced with the ultimate dilemma: how do you choose between saving your own life or saving the life of someone you love?
 
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The road of the dead
Alternative Names
Brooks, K

Brooks, Kevin M., 1959-

Kevin Brooks britischer Schriftsteller

Kevin Brooks British writer

Kevin Brooks britisk skribent

Kevin Brooks Brits schrijver

Kevin Brooks brittisk författare

Kevin Brooks engelsk forfatter

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LucasMartyn Pig : a novelKissing the rainBeingCandyIBoyBlack Rabbit summerA dance of ghosts