Hunter, Evan 1926-2005
Most widely held works about Evan Hunter
Most widely held works by Evan Hunter
The birds ( Visual )
25 editions published between 1963 and 2006 in 5 languages and held by 1,965 libraries worldwide
When Melanie Daniels rolls into Bodega Bay in pursuit of eligible bachelor Mitch Brenner, the small California town is inexplicably attacked by thousands of birds.
Candyland : a novel in two parts by Evan Hunter ( Book )
18 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 1,893 libraries worldwide
Ben Thorpe, an architect in New York on business, goes on a compulsive search for female companionship. Emma Boyle of the NYPD is investigating the murder of a prostitute, for which Ben is becoming the chief suspect.
Criminal conversation by Evan Hunter ( Book )
20 editions published between 1994 and 2002 in 5 languages and held by 1,789 libraries worldwide
From the author of The Blackboard Jungle comes the story of an ambitious district attorney. On a wire tap he listens as a mobster makes love to a mysterious woman and hears a confession of murder. Terrific news, enough to nail the mobster for life. But there is a terrible hitch. The mysterious woman, the mobster's sensual, sexual mistress is none other than his ...
The moment she was gone : a novel by Evan Hunter ( Book )
24 editions published between 2002 and 2011 in English and French and held by 1,726 libraries worldwide
When Andrew Gulliver's mother tells him that his erratic twin sister, Annie, has disappeared again, he makes a desperate effort to find her and to figure out whether Annie does, indeed, have schizophrenia.
Privileged conversation by Evan Hunter ( Book )
13 editions published between 1996 and 2002 in 4 languages and held by 1,365 libraries worldwide
A psychiatrist saves a young woman from a mugging in New York's Central Park and a relationship develops. At first David Chapman only indulges in fantasies, but after seeing the woman dance in a musical, he embarks on an affair. It's a complicated business because he lives in another town and has a family. When the woman becomes the target of a stalker, things become even more complicated.
The blackboard jungle by Evan Hunter ( Book )
38 editions published between 1954 and 2004 in 7 languages and held by 1,316 libraries worldwide
Repackaged as the fifth book in the Classic Editions series, "The Blackboard Jungle" is perhaps the first novel to grapple with "teen angst" before the term was even coined.
Lizzie : a novel by Evan Hunter ( Book )
6 editions published between 1984 and 1986 in English and held by 1,153 libraries worldwide
A fictional account of the 1892 double-murder case of Lizzie Borden, a prisoner of her appetites in conflict with her times.
The Chisholms : a novel of the journey West by Evan Hunter ( Book )
14 editions published between 1976 and 2004 in English and Spanish and held by 1,047 libraries worldwide
A pioneer American family journeying West in 1844, experiencing privation, danger and tragedy.
Far from the sea by Evan Hunter ( Book )
5 editions published between 1983 and 1986 in English and held by 998 libraries worldwide
The paper dragon; a novel by Evan Hunter ( Book )
11 editions published between 1966 and 1988 in English and held by 578 libraries worldwide
In New York during the frenetic week before Christmas, a plagiarism trial has profound effects on a playwright, the plaintiff, and a best-selling novelist, the defendant.
Candyland by Evan Hunter ( Book )
18 editions published between 2000 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 491 libraries worldwide
Alone in New York on business, Benjamin Thorpe, a successful, married Los Angeles architect, spends the night in a search for female companionship, a quest that leads to a confrontation in a midtown bordello and his involvement in the murder of a young prostitute, a crime in which Thorpe suddenly finds himself a prime suspect.
Mothers and daughters by Evan Hunter ( Book )
16 editions published between 1900 and 1992 in 6 languages and held by 481 libraries worldwide
The interlocking lives and loves of four women, a suburbanite with thwarted musical talent, a dedicated actress, an aging charmer with a past, and a romantic teen-ager.
A horse's head; a novel by Evan Hunter ( Book )
7 editions published between 1967 and 1971 in English and held by 470 libraries worldwide
Streets of gold by Evan Hunter ( Book )
16 editions published between 1967 and 1985 in English and Spanish and held by 460 libraries worldwide
Barking at butterflies, and other stories by Evan Hunter ( Book )
2 editions published between 2000 and 2003 in English and held by 438 libraries worldwide
Last summer by Evan Hunter ( Book )
14 editions published between 1968 and 1976 in English and Italian and held by 406 libraries worldwide
Based on a few from T.S. Eliot's 'Four Quartets', this is a comment on man's place in modern life. It circles round the lives of four teenagers and a seagull who spent the summer on an island.
Buddwing, a novel by Evan Hunter ( Book )
16 editions published between 1964 and 1986 in 3 languages and held by 406 libraries worldwide
During a nightmarish 24-hour series of encounters in New York an amnesiac gradually remembers the past and what it was that made him black out.
Come winter by Evan Hunter ( Book )
12 editions published between 1971 and 1988 in English and held by 326 libraries worldwide
In the sequel to "Last Summer", Peter, David and Sandy get together for a two week skiing vacation. When they are joined by Mary Margaret and the comic Dr. Foderman, the teenagers embark on a journey to ski the precarious slope of a nearby mountain.
Every little crook and Nanny : a novel by Evan Hunter ( Book )
8 editions published between 1972 and 1990 in English and German and held by 283 libraries worldwide
Nanny Poole was the English governess for the ten-year-old son of the retired soft-drinks magnate who was vacationing on Capri. She had no desire to let him know that his son had been kidnaped and worked out a way to raise the $50,000 ransom herself with the help of a friend. This sets off the funniest and most unlikely chain of events since the mob went respectable.
Strangers when we meet by Evan Hunter ( Book )
17 editions published between 1958 and 1982 in 3 languages and held by 270 libraries worldwide
Architects Authors Birds--Behavior Borden, Lizzie,--1860-1927 Brothers and sisters California--Bodega Bay Detective and mystery stories Detective and mystery stories, American Domestic fiction Drama Feature films Fiction Film adaptations Frontier and pioneer life High school teachers Horror films Horror films Hunter, Evan,--1926-2005 Juvenile delinquents Large type books Legal stories Mafia Man-woman relationships Marriage Massachusetts--Fall River Missing persons Murder Murder--Investigation New York (State)--New York Organized crime Overland journeys to the Pacific Police Policewomen Prostitutes--Crimes against Psychiatrists Psychological fiction Psychological fiction Public prosecutors Schizophrenics Schools Sex addiction Suspense fiction Teachers Trials Twins United States Video recordings--for the hearing impaired West (U.S.) Women Women murderers
Addams, D. A. 1926-2005
Cannon, Curt, 1926-
Cannon, Curt 1926-2005
Collins, Hunt, 1926-
Collins, Hunt 1926-2005
Hannon, Ezra, 1926-
Lombino, Salvatore A. 1926-2005
Lombino, Salvatore Albert, 1926-2005
Mac Bain, Ed, pseud.
Marsten, Richard, 1926-
Marsten, Richard 1926-2005
McBain, Ed, 1926-
McBain, Ed, pseud.
Taine, Ted 1926-2005
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