WorldCat Identities

Martin, Les 1934-

Overview
Works: 136 works in 386 publications in 13 languages and 8,614 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Juvenile works  Action and adventure fiction  History  Science fiction  Adventure stories  High interest-low vocabulary books  Horror fiction  Short stories  Detective and mystery fiction 
Roles: Author, Adapter
Classifications: PZ7.M, FIC
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Les Martin
The time machine by Les Martin( Book )

10 editions published between 1990 and 2005 in English and held by 475 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A scientist invents a time machine and uses it to travel to the year 802,701 A.D., where he discovers the childlike Eloi and the hideous underground Morlocks
Young Indiana Jones and the tomb of terror by Les Martin( Book )

14 editions published between 1990 and 1998 in 3 languages and held by 467 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In 1913 in Luxor, Egypt, an ancient ring leads Indy to a hidden tomb and into terrifying adventures with a German archaeologist
Edgar Allan Poe's tales of terror by Les Martin( Book )

6 editions published between 1991 and 2007 in English and Hebrew and held by 408 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents three chilling tales adapted for easy reading
The last of the Mohicans by Les Martin( Book )

7 editions published between 1993 and 2005 in English and held by 396 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A simplified retelling of the classic tale set in 1757 about the exploits Hawkeye, a colonial scout, and his friends, Chingachkook, a chief of the Mohicans, and his son Uncas during the French and Indian War
Raiders of the lost ark : the storybook based on the movie by Les Martin( Book )

2 editions published in 1981 in English and held by 382 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An American archaeology professor becomes involved in an attempt to prevent the Nazis from locating a sacred Hebrew relic which, according to legend, has awesome, supernatural power
Oliver Twist by Les Martin( Book )

6 editions published between 1990 and 2006 in English and held by 380 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A simplified retelling of the adventures of an orphan boy who lives in the squalid surroundings of a nineteenth-century English workhouse until he becomes involved with a gang of thieves. With big type, short chapters, plenty of artwork, and a text geared to a high-second-grade reading level, this skillful adaptation conveys the mood and excitement of the original in a format that will appeal to younger readers and older reluctant readers
Young Indiana Jones and the secret city by Les Martin( Book )

6 editions published between 1990 and 1994 in 3 languages and held by 376 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Visiting Turkey in 1914, young Indiana Jones and his pal Herman stumble onto an evil cult that lives in a secret underground city
The vampire by John William Polidori( Book )

5 editions published between 1989 and 1995 in English and held by 369 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young Englishman traveling on the Continent with the mysterious Lord Ruthven comes to realize that his companion is an evil and murderous vampire
Young Indiana Jones and the Princess of Peril by Les Martin( Book )

7 editions published between 1991 and 1998 in 3 languages and held by 369 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In 1913 in Russia, Indy befriends a young Georgian princess involved in the Georgian independence movement and is pursued by secret police and agents of an evil religious fanatic
Darkness falls : a novel by Les Martin( Book )

11 editions published between 1995 and 1998 in 5 languages and held by 342 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Agents Mulder and Scully investigate the mysterious disappearance of lumberjacks working in ancient forests
Young Indiana Jones and the gypsy revenge by Les Martin( Book )

6 editions published between 1991 and 1993 in 3 languages and held by 335 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In France in 1914, young Indiana Jones and his father's assistant Thornton pursue a rare manuscript that may reveal secrets of history involving a medieval king, mysterious gypsies, and a legendary treasure
X marks the spot : a novel by Les Martin( Book )

14 editions published between 1995 and 1998 in 5 languages and held by 317 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The members of an Oregon high school class are dying off one by one. Agents Mulder and Scully must try to make sense of a town gone mad, where teenagers' minds are turned off like lights, mysterious fires explode after dark, and bodies blossom with otherworldly scars. But Mulder's explanations are strangely unpopular, especially when he starts digging up graves. It seems someone or something is terrified he'll uncover the truth
Tiger, tiger : a novel by Les Martin( Book )

19 editions published between 1995 and 1999 in 10 languages and held by 298 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Agents Mulder and Scully investigate the reasons behind why caged animals are escaping in mysterious ways and the dark secrets of those who tend the animals
Field of death by Les Martin( Book )

5 editions published in 1992 in Spanish and English and held by 296 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

As a courier for the French army at the Battle of Verdun, young Indiana Jones finds himself battling the French generals who persist in ordering suicidal assaults against the German troops
Humbug : a novel by Les Martin( Book )

17 editions published between 1996 and 1998 in 5 languages and held by 292 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

FBI agents Fox Mulder and Dana Scully discover that nothing in Gibonston is what it seems as they try to find out who killed the Alligator Man
Trek of doom by Les Martin( Book )

4 editions published in 1992 in Spanish and English and held by 244 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In December 1916, seventeen-year-old Indiana Jones is a lieutenant in the Belgian Army, fighting the Germans in Africa, and about to embark on a dangerous journey through the uncharted land of the Congo
E.B.E. : a novel by Les Martin( Book )

12 editions published between 1996 and 1999 in 6 languages and held by 235 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Agents Mulder and Scully are in West Virginia on the trail of an E.B.E., an Extraterrestrial Biological Entity, but someone is sending them on dangerous detours
Fear : a novel by Les Martin( Book )

8 editions published between 1996 and 1999 in English and French and held by 223 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ominous messages of doom begin appearing on ATM screens and Mulder and Scully race to find the source as bizarre waves of violence follow in the small town of Franklin
Fresh bones : a novelization by Les Martin( Book )

11 editions published between 1997 and 1998 in 4 languages and held by 217 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

FBI agents Mulder and Scully are called in to investigate a Haitian refugee camp where the victims of death can't seem to rest in peace
Indiana Jones and the last crusade by Ryder Windham( Book )

4 editions published in 1989 in English and held by 216 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Indiana Jones tries to save his father from the Nazis as they all search for the Holy Grail
 
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The time machine
Alternative Names
Les Martin écrivain américain

Martin Ls. 1934-....

Martins, Less, 1934-

Schulman, L. M. (Lester Martin), 1934-

Schulman, Lester Martin, 1934-

Лес Мартин

マーチン, レス

マーティン, レス

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Young Indiana Jones and the tomb of terrorEdgar Allan Poe's tales of terrorThe last of the MohicansOliver TwistYoung Indiana Jones and the secret cityThe vampireDarkness falls : a novelX marks the spot : a novel