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Brooks, Kevin

Overview
Works: 65 works in 506 publications in 14 languages and 18,897 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,
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 2,046 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 1,824 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 1,632 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 1,581 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 )

36 editions published between 2002 and 2014 in 6 languages and held by 1,479 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 )

22 editions published between 2007 and 2011 in 6 languages and held by 1,477 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
IBoy by Kevin Brooks( Book )

40 editions published between 2010 and 2015 in 8 languages and held by 1,428 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
The bunker diary by Kevin Brooks( Book )

10 editions published between 2013 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 1,328 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
Black Rabbit summer by Kevin Brooks( Book )

26 editions published between 2008 and 2012 in 5 languages and held by 1,287 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
Dawn by Kevin Brooks( Book )

9 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in English and held by 788 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 638 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 417 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 345 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 317 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 )

14 editions published between 2004 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 228 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 170 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
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 159 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
The danger game by Kevin Brooks( Book )

5 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 157 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
Until the darkness comes by Kevin Brooks( Book )

6 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 129 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
 
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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 rainCandyBeingIBoyBlack Rabbit summerDawn