WorldCat Identities

Wiltse, David

Overview
Works: 54 works in 189 publications in 8 languages and 9,605 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Psychological fiction  History  Drama  Detective and mystery fiction  Legal stories 
Roles: Author
Classifications: PS3573.I478, 813.54
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by David Wiltse
Heartland : a novel by David Wiltse( Book )

9 editions published between 2001 and 2005 in 3 languages and held by 999 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Billy Tree returns to his hometown of Falls City, Nebraska, seeking quiet, and instead encounters divorced teacher Joan Blanchard, a schoolyard shooting that leaves two people dead, and secret angers and hatreds that seethe beneath the surface of the Midwestern town
Blown away by David Wiltse( Book )

7 editions published between 1996 and 1998 in English and Japanese and held by 967 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When affirmative action robs him of a job, a New York chemist embarks on a campaign of revenge against the city. He bombs a university, a tunnel, a bridge and other landmarks and everywhere innocent people die. Two FBI agents go after him
The edge of sleep by David Wiltse( Book )

12 editions published between 1993 and 1999 in 4 languages and held by 921 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Edge. The Edge of Sleep reunites John Becker with FBI agent Karen Crist, his former protegee and ex-lover. Crist is at her wit's end: little boys are disappearing, only to turn up murdered at an alarming - and increasing - rate. The killer is in free-fall: out of control, desperate, unchecked. What Becker and Crist don't suspect is that the murderer in no way fits the standard serial-killer profile. So even when they come face to face with the guilty, neither Becker's
Bone deep by David Wiltse( Book )

11 editions published between 1985 and 2000 in 5 languages and held by 769 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A cat and mouse game between FBI agent John Becker and a killer who seduces his victims before murdering them in the throes of passion. The hunt for Captain Luv, as the killer calls himself, follows the discovery in Connecticut of a burial ground with the dismembered bodies of more than 100 victims, mostly teens and au pairs. By the author of Into the Fire
Into the fire by David Wiltse( Book )

9 editions published between 1994 and 1999 in 4 languages and held by 730 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

John Becker of the FBI creates an elaborate plan to catch a serial killer who escaped from jail and is murdering again. He catches the killer, only to discover he has the wrong man. Yet another serial killer is on the loose. By the author of The Edge of Sleep
The hangman's knot : a novel by David Wiltse( Book )

7 editions published between 2001 and 2003 in English and French and held by 714 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When mysterious miniature nooses begin turning up in the small town of Falls City, acting deputy sheriff Billy Tree investigates the mob lynching of a young black man fifty years earlier and a stranger's connection to the woman he loves
Prayer for the dead by David Wiltse( Book )

9 editions published between 1991 and 1993 in 3 languages and held by 695 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Agent Becker attempts to find a psychopath who drains the blood from his victims
Close to the bone by David Wiltse( Book )

13 editions published between 1992 and 1998 in 4 languages and held by 661 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Terrorism, murder, and an icepick-wielding assassin are the pieces of a deadly puzzle John Becker must assemble before the killer strikes again, in this harrowing prequel to Prayer for the Dead. "A spellbinding thriller," Wrote Publishers Weekly of Wiltse's Prayer for the Dead. "Bloodcurdling and insanely original," said The New York Times Book Review. Now FBI agent John Becker is back to face Roger Bahoud, a mercurially violent international assassin who has descended
Home again by David Wiltse( Book )

9 editions published between 1986 and 1988 in 3 languages and held by 639 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The wedding guest by David Wiltse( Book )

11 editions published between 1982 and 1989 in 4 languages and held by 524 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Peter Stanhope, estranged from his family, returns to the U.S. to help his brother with a problem relating to the family firm, Stanhope Security Corporation
The fifth angel by David Wiltse( Book )

20 editions published between 1985 and 1990 in 5 languages and held by 520 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Door een vreselijke ervaring kan een militaire paratroeper schijn en werkelijkheid niet meer uit elkaar houden
The serpent by David Wiltse( Book )

9 editions published between 1983 and 1987 in 3 languages and held by 475 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Een New-Yorkse rechercheur tracht een psychopatische moordenaar, die het op zwangere vrouwen voorzien heeft, te grijpen
The best men's stage monologues and scenes : 2010( Book )

1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 113 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Doubles by David Wiltse( Book )

2 editions published in 1986 in English and held by 98 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A dance lesson by David Wiltse( Book )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 92 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The American Revolution : the impossible war( Visual )

4 editions published between 1971 and 2007 in English and held by 77 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dramatizes events described in letters between Henry Laurens, a South Carloinian patriot and president of the First Continental Congress, and his son, John, a soldier in the Continental Army. Focuses on John's experiences as a soldier, as well as on battle maneuvers and political intrigue during the American Revolution. Sequel to The cause of liberty
The American Revolution : the cause of liberty( Visual )

5 editions published between 1971 and 2007 in English and held by 76 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dramatizes events described in actual letters between Henry Laurens, a South Carolinian patriot and president of the First Continental Congress, and his son John, a student in London, in order to provide a historical and human perspective of the events that led to the American Revolution
The good German : a play by David Wiltse( Book )

2 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 71 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Temporary help : a play by David Wiltse( Book )

1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 68 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Suggs; a play in two acts by David Wiltse( Book )

1 edition published in 1972 in English and held by 67 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Heartland : a novel
Alternative Names
David Wiltse American playwright and novelist

David Wiltse Amerikaans toneelschrijver

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ウィルツ, デヴィッド

Languages
English (88)

French (19)

Japanese (11)

Spanish (8)

Dutch (7)

German (6)

Italian (2)

Korean (1)

Covers
Blown awayThe edge of sleepBone deepInto the fireThe hangman's knot : a novelPrayer for the deadClose to the boneHome againThe fifth angel