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Katzenbach, John

Overview
Works: 141 works in 1,114 publications in 22 languages and 24,329 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Psychological fiction  Detective and mystery fiction  Suspense fiction  Drama  War fiction  Detective and mystery films  War films  Biography  Thrillers (Motion pictures) 
Roles: Author, Creator, Bibliographic antecedent, Contributor, Author of screenplay, Interviewee, Conceptor
Classifications: PS3561.A7778, 813.54
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works about John Katzenbach
 
Most widely held works by John Katzenbach
The analyst by John Katzenbach( Book )

74 editions published between 2001 and 2014 in 12 languages and held by 2,221 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

On the brink of a month-long August vacation, Dr. Frederick Starks, a New York psychoanalyst, receives a mysterious, threatening letter. The unknown tormentor then lethally begins demonstrating the potential of his (or her) threats. In a race against time, Dr. Starks suddenly finds himself at the mercy of a psychopath's revenge
The madman's tale : a novel by John Katzenbach( Book )

84 editions published between 2004 and 2013 in 13 languages and held by 2,144 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Twenty years after the asylum where he spent much of his life is closed, Francis Petrel recounts dark memories about the unsolved murder of a young nurse and anticipates an upcoming reunion with his former fellow patients
The wrong man : a novel by John Katzenbach( Book )

70 editions published between 2006 and 2016 in 11 languages and held by 1,828 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Scott Freeman a college professor grounded in the rational and practical, he becomes uneasy after finding an anonymous love letter hidden in his daughter's room. But the reality of Ashley's plight far exceeds Scott's worst suspicions. One drink too many had led Ashley, a beautiful, bright art student, into what she thought was just a fling with a blue-collar bad boy. But now, no amount of pleading or reasoning can discourage his phone calls, ardent e-mails, and constant, watchful gaze. The harder Ashley tries to break free, the deeper Michael burrows into every aspect of her life, in desperation she turns to her divorced parents and her mother's new partner. Despite lingering resentment their devotion to Ashley is the common bond that will draw them together to face down a predator
Hart's war by John Katzenbach( Book )

69 editions published between 1999 and 2017 in 10 languages and held by 1,803 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In a prison camp for American airmen in World War II Germany, a black pilot goes on trial for the murder of a racist Southern officer. Flight navigator Tom Hart, a former Harvard law student, volunteers as a defense lawyer and discovers a conspiracy. The trial is supervised by the Gestapo
What comes next by John Katzenbach( Book )

57 editions published between 2010 and 2015 in 12 languages and held by 1,607 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After the police falter in their investigation, a retired college professor vows to track down a young woman he witnessed being snatched off the street, kidnapped by a sadistic couple who put their victim's slow torture up for public display on the Internet
State of mind by John Katzenbach( Book )

56 editions published between 1997 and 2012 in 7 languages and held by 1,512 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Professor Jeffrey Clayton, a criminologist, is hired to capture his father, a serial killer. Clayton's mother fled with the children when she discovered who her husband really was. The setting is a futuristic hard-on-crime 51st state run by corporations
The shadow man by John Katzenbach( Book )

58 editions published between 1995 and 2012 in 11 languages and held by 1,501 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Vice cop Ben Wade has returned to his hometown of Santa Elena for a quieter life. When a woman is murdered in her kitchen, the town finds itself at the mercy of a serial killer who slips through windows and screen doors, shattering illusions of safety. As Ben and forensic specialist Natasha Betencourt struggle to stay one step ahead of the serial, Ben's own world is rocked again by a teen's suicide. Ben must decide how far he is willing to go, and how much he will risk, to rescue the town from a long buried evil, as well as from a psychotic serial killer. With eerie, chilling, as well as fine prose, Alan Drew brings us into the treacherous underbelly of a suburban California town in this suspenseful novel of thrilling noir, the story of a community confronted with the heart of human darkness."--Provided by publisher
Just cause by John Katzenbach( Book )

84 editions published between 1992 and 2016 in 13 languages and held by 1,449 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mathew Cowart's newspaper articles sets a death row inmate free, wins him a Pulitzer Prize, and sets off a series of murders
Red 1-2-3 by John Katzenbach( Book )

37 editions published between 2012 and 2016 in 9 languages and held by 1,336 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sharing nothing in common except their red hair, three women receive chilling letters in the mail from a killer who makes them fear for their lives until they find one another and use the clues he has left behind to work together and protect one another
The dead student by John Katzenbach( Book )

25 editions published between 2014 and 2017 in 5 languages and held by 1,292 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Timothy 'Moth' Turner is a postgrad student and recovering alcoholic. Estranged from his family, Moth's only lifeline is his uncle Ed, a recovered alcoholic and Moth's AA sponsor. When Ed doesn't turn up for a meeting, Moth gets worried. And he has every right to be. Ed is found shot dead in his apartment in an apparant suicide. Moth can't believe his uncle would take his own life. And soon, after a little bit of digging, Ed is on the trail of a psychopathic killer known only as Student #5. But why would he want to kill Ed? And who is next on his list?
The traveler by John Katzenbach( Book )

60 editions published between 1987 and 2017 in 7 languages and held by 1,289 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

As a serial killer murders and photographs his victims, he is pursued by a woman detective, whose niece he murdered, and by his own brother, a psychiatrist specializing in sex offenders
Day of reckoning by John Katzenbach( Book )

57 editions published between 1989 and 2015 in 12 languages and held by 1,027 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Megan and Duncan Richards, who had been political activists in the sixties but are now pursuing successful careers, are shocked when their former political leader, a militant radical just out of prison, vows revenge
In the heat of the summer by John Katzenbach( Book )

14 editions published between 1965 and 2003 in English and held by 772 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Malcolm Anderson interviews the family and friends of a murdered girl for publication by the Journal, and the killer likes his stories and begins to call him up about his brutal murders
Just cause by Jonathan Couch( Visual )

14 editions published between 1995 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 745 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A Harvard Law School professor reopens a murder investigation on behalf of a Death Row inmate who claims he was forced by a sinister lawman to confess to a crime he didn't commit. On the surface, it seems to be a straight-ahead case of the prisoner's guilt or innocence. But nothing really lies on the surface of this mystery, set in the Florida swamplands
First born : the death of Arnold Zeleznik, age nine : murder, madness, and what came after by John Katzenbach( Book )

2 editions published in 1984 in English and held by 663 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Account of the murder of Arnold Zeleznik by Vernal Walford, a recently released mental patient, and the story of Arnold's family in their struggle to survive the loss and to find the reason the murder took place
El psicoanalista by John Katzenbach( Book )

54 editions published between 2002 and 2017 in Spanish and Catalan and held by 337 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dr. Frederick Starks, a New York psychoanalyst on the brink of a much-needed vacation, is plunged into a deadly game of revenge where a mysterious tormentor waits in the darkness to destroy him
What comes next by John Katzenbach( Recording )

11 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 276 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After the police falter in their investigation, a retired college professor vows to track down a young woman he witnessed being snatched off the street, kidnapped by a sadistic couple who put their victim's slow torture up for public display on the Internet
The wrong man : [a novel] by John Katzenbach( Recording )

6 editions published between 2006 and 2007 in English and held by 240 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Scott Freeman a college professor grounded in the rational and practical, becomes uneasy after finding an anonymous love letter hidden in his daughter's room. But the reality of Ashley's plight far exceeds Scott's worst suspicions. One drink too many have led Ashley, a beautiful, bright art student, into what she thought was just a fling with a blue-collar bad boy. But now, no amount of pleading or reasoning can discourage his phone calls, ardent e-mails, and constant, watchful gaze. The harder Ashley tries to break free, the deeper Michael burrows into every aspect of her life. In desperation she turns to her divorced parents and her mother's new partner. Despite lingering resentment, their devotion to Ashley is the common bond that will draw them together to face down a predator
Red 1-2-3 by John Katzenbach( Recording )

7 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in English and held by 175 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Three women, unknown to each other and with seemingly nothing in common but the color of their hair, receive a letter from a madman informing them that they have been chosen by him to die
The dead student by John Katzenbach( Recording )

10 editions published between 2015 and 2016 in English and held by 163 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Timothy Warner, a PhD student who goes by the nickname "Moth," wakes up on his ninety-ninth day of sobriety with an intense craving for drink. He immediately calls his uncle Ed, a former alcoholic and now successful psychiatrist who has become Moth's mentor and father figure. Ed promises to meet him at an AA meeting later that day but never shows up. Moth bikes to his office only to discover a grisly scene-his uncle lying in a pool of blood, shot through the temple. Deeply shaken, Moth dials 911 and waits for the police, who pronounce the death a suicide. Two words are scrawled across Ed's prescription pad: "My fault." But Moth refuses to believe that his uncle would take his own life. Devastated and confused, he calls on the only person he thinks he can trust: Andrea Martine, an ex-girlfriend he has not spoken to in four years, a young woman who is struggling through her own trauma. Each battling their inner demons, Moth and Andy travel into dark, unfamiliar territory, intent on finding out the truth about Ed's death and circling ever closer to a devious mind that will flinch at nothing to achieve his own goal of revenge
 
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The analyst
Alternative Names
John Katzenbach Amerikaans schrijver

John Katzenbach amerikansk manusforfattar og skribent

John Katzenbach amerikansk manusförfattare och författare

John Katzenbach amerikansk manusforfatter og skribent

John Katzenbach amerikansk manuskriptforfatter og skribent

John Katzenbach écrivain américain

John Katzenbach scrittore statunitense

John Katzenbach US-amerikanischer Schriftsteller

Kacenbahs, Džons

Джон Каценбах

카젠바크, 존

카첸바크, 존

カッツェンバック, J

カッツェンバック, ジョン

ジョン・カッツェンバック

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The madman's tale : a novelThe wrong man : a novelHart's warWhat comes nextState of mindThe shadow manJust causeThe traveler