WorldCat Identities

Hamill, Denis

Works: 19 works in 74 publications in 4 languages and 4,482 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Detective and mystery fiction  Romance fiction  Drama  Action and adventure films  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Crime films  Christmas stories  Comics (Graphic works)  Comic books, strips, etc 
Roles: Author, Conceptor, Scenarist, Author of screenplay
Classifications: PS3558.A4217, 813.54
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works by Denis Hamill
Fork in the road : a novel by Denis Hamill( Book )

14 editions published between 2000 and 2001 in English and held by 601 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Colin had only meant to experience a bit of "Ireland's rich local color," but then he falls for Gina Furey, a "stunningly beautiful, iron-willed denizen of Dublin's gypsy criminal underground."--Jacket
House on fire by Denis Hamill( Book )

6 editions published between 1996 and 1998 in Undetermined and English and held by 547 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A family drama in Brooklyn on two brothers, one a fireman, the other a policeman. The fireman's wife leaves, informing him he is not the real father of their daughter. The policeman is being investigated for theft of a million dollars from the police evidence room. Part study of what happens to men when they lose their sense of identity and part mystery: why did the fireman's wife leave and why did the policeman steal--and is there a connection? By the author of Machine
Sins of two fathers : a novel by Denis Hamill( Book )

4 editions published between 2003 and 2004 in English and held by 522 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Having forfeited his family life in the pursuit of his Pulitzer Prize-winning career, columnist Hank Tobin revisits the story that made him famous--and subsequently destroyed another man's life--and realizes his son may be perpetuating his own downfall
Three quarters by Denis Hamill( Book )

5 editions published between 1998 and 2015 in English and held by 492 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After serving 18 months in jail Detective Bobby Emmet of New York City is released, pending a retrial for murder and sets out to discover who framed him. He was arrested while investigating crooked cops working for people high in the city's administration
Long time gone : a novel by Denis Hamill( Book )

8 editions published between 2002 and 2004 in English and Undetermined and held by 439 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"1969; Woodstock and the Moratorium, a man on the moon, Broadway Joe Namath, the MEts take the World Series. It was the year the sixties ended, and it was the year in which Danny Cassidy saw his life shattered in a purple haze of drugs and violence. Thirty-two years later, Danny, now a forty-nine-year-old divorced journalist, returns to his old neighborhood for his father's wake and one last attempt to exorcise the demons of that watershed year."--Jacket
Throwing 7's by Denis Hamill( Book )

6 editions published between 1999 and 2014 in English and held by 401 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

PI Bobby Emmet, a former policeman, investigates the murder of a New York couple who refused to surrender a rent-controlled apartment. Suspected is an organization which wants to clear the land for the construction of a gambling casino. By the author of Three Quarters
The assignment( Visual )

3 editions published in 2017 in English and held by 397 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ace assassin Frank Kitchen is double crossed by gangsters and falls into the hands of a vengeful surgeon known as The Doctor, whose brother was recently murdered by Frank
Ten spot by Denis Hamill( Book )

4 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 310 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ten years after the mother of three up-and-coming hip-hop performers is murdered by a hit-and-run driver in Brooklyn, the youngest of her children hires former NYPD cop Bobby Emmett to discover the identity of the killer
Machine by Denis Hamill( Book )

5 editions published between 1984 and 1986 in English and held by 251 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Stomping ground by Denis Hamill( Book )

3 editions published between 1980 and 1984 in English and held by 157 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Empty stockings : a Brooklyn Christmas tale by Denis Hamill( Book )

2 editions published between 2003 and 2014 in English and held by 146 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A holiday tale set in the first Christmas following the assassination of JFK, when a young Irish-American boy becomes a man
The assignment by Walter Hill( Book )

2 editions published in 2017 in English and held by 73 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Hitman Frank Kitchen's latest assignment takes a turn for the worse when his victim's sister, a sociopathic surgeon, decides to punish him in the unique way only she can. Abducted and operated on against his will, Frank comes to in an unexpected condition, but with a hitman's hunger for revenge!" -- from book version via OCLC
House on fire by Denis Hamill( Recording )

1 edition published in 1996 in English and held by 31 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Kevin Dempsey has it all: a job he loves in his native Brooklyn, a large family, a new house, a beautiful wife, and a daughter he adores. Then comes the call from Polly telling him that not only is she leaving him but that Zoe is not his daughter. The macho firefighter can admit this setback only to his best friend, a doctor, who tests his sperm count and confirms the bad news. As Kevin searches for a reason to live, his brother, Frank, finds one in hunting for Polly. Frank even steals money from the police evidence room to fund his search
Turk 182( Visual )

2 editions published between 1986 and 2005 in French and English and held by 25 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The younger brother of a fireman who has been hurt while saving a child in a fire battles the city and the mayor in a graffiti war in order to get his brother recognized
Kage no kenryokusha by Denis Hamill( Book )

4 editions published in 1985 in Japanese and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Brooklyn's Windsor Terrace, Kensington, & Parkville communities by Brian Merlis( Book )

1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Estado crítico = Critical condition( Visual )

2 editions published in 2004 in No Linguistic content and Spanish and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dulce venganza = The assignment( Visual )

1 edition published in 2017 in Spanish and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Un asesino de élite, tras ser traicionado por unos gángsters, es enviado a una cirujana que le convierte en una mujer. Ahora, reconvertida con otra identidad pero con su genética de asesina implacable, buscará venganza
Turk 182! (1985) : shooting script by James Gregory Kingston( )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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Fork in the road : a novel
House on fireSins of two fathers : a novelThree quartersLong time gone : a novelThrowing 7'sTen spotEmpty stockings : a Brooklyn Christmas taleHouse on fire