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McCammon, Robert R.

Works: 146 works in 536 publications in 11 languages and 16,983 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Historical fiction  History  Detective and mystery fiction  Apocalyptic fiction  Suspense fiction  Science fiction  Horror fiction  Musical fiction 
Roles: Author, Contributor
Classifications: PS3563.C3345, 813.54
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works about Robert R McCammon
Most widely held works by Robert R McCammon
Gone South by Robert R McCammon( Book )

28 editions published between 1992 and 2011 in 6 languages and held by 1,663 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After killing a man in an instant of blind fury and fear, Dan Lambert--desperate, unemployed, and torn by dark memories--flees south toward the Louisiana bayous in search of personal redemption, with the police and bounty hunters in close pursuit
Mystery walk by Robert R McCammon( Book )

18 editions published between 1983 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 957 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

As Billy Creekmore and Wayne Falconer, two young men with remarkable psychic gifts, learn to use their powers, they and their world are threatened by the machinations of their elusive, nightmarish enemy, the shape changer
Mine by Robert R McCammon( Book )

30 editions published between 1990 and 2011 in 7 languages and held by 946 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Across the landscape of terror a desperate mother battles a human monster to save her baby
Speaks the nightbird by Robert R McCammon( Book )

11 editions published between 2002 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 924 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In 1699, a traveling magistrate and his clerk, Matthew, come to Fount Royal to try a woman charged with witchcraft
The Queen of Bedlam by Robert R McCammon( Book )

8 editions published between 2007 and 2009 in English and Russian and held by 851 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Investigating New York City's first serial killer in 1702, magistrate's clerk Matthew Corbert contemplates working with an elderly asylum resident who may hold the key to the killer's identity, in a case that is further challenged by the murderer's dark designs for the city
Usher's passing by Robert R McCammon( Book )

19 editions published between 1984 and 2012 in 5 languages and held by 760 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Reluctant to return home, Rix Usher, heir to the notorious House of Usher, nonetheless takes over ownership from his dying father and soon learns the house's legacy of depravity and bloodshed
Swan song by Robert R McCammon( Book )

22 editions published between 1987 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 656 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"An ancient evil roams the blasted, nightmare country, an evil as old as time. He is the Man with the Scarlet Eye, the Man of Many Faces, gathering under his power the forces of human greed and madness. He is seeking to destroy a child, the one called Swan."--Cover
Mister Slaughter by Robert R McCammon( Book )

1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 565 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The world of Colonial America comes vibrantly to life in this masterful new historical thriller by Robert McCammon. The latest entry in the popular Matthew Corbett series, which began with Speaks the Nightbird and continued in The Queen of Bedlam, Mister Slaughter opens in the emerging metropolis of New York City in 1702, and proceeds to take both Matthew and the reader on an unforgettable journey of horror, violence, and personal discovery. The journey begins when Matthew, now an apprentice "problem solver" for the London-based Herrald Agency, accepts an unusual and hazardous commission. Together with his colleague, Hudson Greathouse, he agrees to escort the notorious mass murderer Tyranthus Slaughter from an asylum outside Philadelphia to the docks of New York. Along the way, Slaughter makes his captors a surprising - and extremely tempting - offer. Mister Slaughter is at once a classic portrait of an archetypal serial killer and an exquisitely detailed account of a fledgling nation still in the process of inventing itself
The five by Robert R McCammon( Book )

4 editions published between 2011 and 2014 in English and held by 539 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Follows an eponymous rock band struggling to survive on the margins of the music business as they move through the American Southwest on what might be their final tour together, where the band members come to the attention of a damaged Iraq war veteran, and their lives are changed forever
They thirst : a novel by Robert R McCammon( Book )

22 editions published between 1981 and 2015 in 5 languages and held by 489 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When an army of vampires descends on Los Angeles, a lone detective is the only man who can stop them An abandoned castle looms over Hollywood. Built in Hollywood's golden age for a horror actor with Gothic taste, it has taken on a sinister appearance ever since the owner's brutal murder eleven years ago. No living thing dwells there, but an undead tenant has recently taken up residence. A bloodsucker with ambition, Prince Vulkan dreams of a world populated by vampires alone. A spike in disappearances and grave robbing arouse the suspicion of a local detective, who cannot imagine what someone would want with dozens of stolen coffins. As he works to unravel the mystery, time is running out to save the city-and the planet-from undead domination
The border by Robert R McCammon( Book )

4 editions published in 2015 in English and held by 412 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Border is the saga of an Earth devastated by a war between two marauding alien civilizations. But it is not just the living ships of the monstrous Gorgons or the motion-blurred shock troops of the armored Cyphers that endanger the holdouts in the human bastion of Panther Ridge. The world itself has turned against the handful of survivors, as one by one they succumb to despair and suicide or, even worse, are transformed by otherworldly pollution into hideous Gray Men, cannibalistic mutants driven by insatiable hunger. Into these desperate circumstances comes an amnesiac teenaged boy who names himself Ethan--a boy who must overcome mistrust and suspicion to master unknowable powers that may prove to be the last hope for humanity's salvation. Those same powers make Ethan a threat to the warring aliens, long used to fearing only each other, and thrust him and his comrades into ever more perilous circumstances
The providence rider by Robert R McCammon( Book )

2 editions published between 2012 and 2015 in Russian and English and held by 352 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Still haunted by his encounter with Tyranthus Slaughter, Matthew Corbett is forced to confront a figure from his past who is causing explosions in Matthew's neighborhood
The river of souls by Robert R McCammon( Book )

2 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 334 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The year is 1703. The place: the Carolina settlement of Charles Town. Matthew Corbett, professional "problem solver," has accepted a lucrative, if unusual, commission: escorting a beautiful woman to a fancy dress ball. What should be a pleasant assignment takes a darker turn when Matthew becomes involved in a murder investigation. A sixteen-year-old girl has been stabbed to death on the grounds of a local plantation. The suspected killer is a slave who has escaped, with two family members, into the dubious protection of a nearby swamp. Troubled by certain discrepancies and determined to see some sort of justice done, Matthew joins the hunt for the runaway slaves. He embarks on a treacherous journey up the Solstice River, also known as the River of Souls. He discovers that something born of the swamp has joined the hunt ... and is stalking the hunters with more than murder in mind. What follows is a shattering ordeal encompassing snakes, alligators, exiled savages, mythical beasts, and ordinary human treachery. The journey up the River of Souls will test the limits of Matthew's endurance, and lead him through a nightmarish passage to a confrontation with his past, and a moment that will alter his life forever"--
Stinger by Robert R McCammon( Book )

22 editions published between 1987 and 2015 in 6 languages and held by 318 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The story takes place during a single twenty-four hour period in Inferno, Texas. Inferno is a town in trouble, driven to the brink by racial tension, gang violence, and a collapsing economy. But things can always get worse, and they do so with astonishing speed when an unidentified spacecraft crash lands in the desert outside of town, followed by a second craft bearing the alien being who will soon be known as Stinger. Stinger is a kind of interstellar hunter on a mission he intends to complete, whatever the cost. He brings with him an endless array of technological marvels and an infinite capacity for destruction that threaten the existence of Inferno, its inhabitants, and the larger world beyond."
The wolf's hour by Robert R McCammon( Book )

24 editions published between 1989 and 2011 in 5 languages and held by 278 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Michael Gallatin--masterspy, romancer, and werewolf--bears an ancient curse that can rapidly transform him into an insatiably bloodthirsty carnivore, and this terrifying "other self" becomes America's only hope against Nazi brutality
I travel by night by Robert R McCammon( Book )

1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 240 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Civil War soldier and partial vampire Trevor Lawson travels by night, working to combat evil and hunting LaRouge, the vampire queen who turned him. If he can trap LaRouge and drink from her, he may be able to return to mortal life. In this adventure he may gain the help of an unexpected ally or find himself sinking deeper into darkness
The night boat by Robert R McCammon( Book )

18 editions published between 1980 and 2013 in 7 languages and held by 216 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The story begins with a vividly written prologue in which a German U-boat--sometimes known as an "Iron Coffin"--Attacks an unsuspecting merchant vessel, and is itself attacked by a pair of Allied sub chasers. The action then shifts to the present day and to the idyllic Caribbean island of Coquina, where life is about to change in unimaginable ways. David Moore, a young man with a tragic and haunted past, is skin-diving in the waters off Coquina, searching for the salvageable remnants of shipwrecks. He accidentally detonates a long-unexploded depth charge, uncovering and releasing a submarine that has lain beneath those waters, virtually intact, for decades. The battered vessel that rises to the surface contains a bizarre and terrifying cargo that will transform a once peaceful island into a landscape of unrelenting nightmare. The Night Boat is a story of cannibalism, ancient voodoo curses, and shambling, undead entities filled with a bottomless rage and an equally bottomless hunger. But it is also the story of a past that refuses to die, that lies in wait just beneath the surface of the unsuspecting present."--Jacket
Freedom of the mask by Robert R McCammon( Book )

1 edition published in 2016 in English and held by 169 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The year is 1703, and Matthew Corbett, professional "problem solver," is missing. Last seen by his friends in New York before he departed on a lucrative, seemingly straightforward mission for the Herrald Agency in Charles Town, he's been too long absent. His comrade-in-arms Hudson Greathouse has an increasing sense the young friend he thinks of as a son must have met with some unexpected peril. Following his hunch, Greathouse retraces Matthew's steps only to find him first presumed dead, then accused of murdering a young woman and apparently en route to London with a devious Prussian count last encountered on Professor Fell's Pendulum Island. Little does he know that Matthews's circumstances are growing worse by the second. For when Matthew arrives in the bustling squalor of Londontown, he's come shackled, charged for the murder of Count Anton Mannerheim Dahlgren. No matter the lack of body, presumed lost to the ocean. He soon finds himself locked up in the infamous Newgate prison, and has drawn the interest of a mysterious mask-wearing vigilante accused of several gruesome murders. Greathouse and the woman Matthew loves, Berry Grigsby, travel across the high seas to England to aid their friend, but it is impossible to know whether they will reach him in time to save his life. Freedom of the Mask is the sixth installment in bestselling author Robert McCammon's acclaimed series of standalone historical thrillers featuring the exploits of a young hero the USA Character Approved Blog has called “the Early American James Bond.” The most surprising and ambitious volume to date, this is a novel filled with unpredictable twists and a note-perfect depiction of early 1700s London. Fans will not want to miss Matthew Corbett's most dangerous adventure yet."--Provided by publisher
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The Queen of Bedlam
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Маккаммон, Роберт

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Роберт Маккамон

Робърт Маккамън

מקאמון, רוברט ר.

매캐먼, 로버트 1952-

매캐먼, 로버트 R. 1952-

매커먼, 로버트 R. 1952-

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Mystery walkMineSpeaks the nightbirdThe Queen of BedlamUsher's passingSwan songMister SlaughterThe fiveStinger