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Bachman, Richard

Works: 60 works in 368 publications in 16 languages and 15,801 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Horror fiction  Horror tales  Suspense fiction  Psychological fiction  Drama  Action and adventure fiction  Film adaptations  Science fiction films  Dystopian films 
Roles: Author, Translator
Classifications: PS3561.I483, 813.54
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works about Richard Bachman
Most widely held works by Richard Bachman
The regulators by Richard Bachman( Book )

48 editions published between 1996 and 2016 in 8 languages and held by 3,625 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In a mining town in Ohio, a boy is invaded by an evil spirit living in a nearby silver mine. The spirit organizes a bloody massacre of the boy's neighborhood by characters from B-movies and Saturday morning TV cartoons which the boy regularly watches
The Bachman books : four early novels by Stephen King( Book )

3 editions published between 1985 and 1996 in English and held by 1,691 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of Stephen King's early works, written under the pseudonym of Richard Bachman
Blaze by Richard Bachman( Recording )

16 editions published between 2007 and 2010 in English and Swedish and held by 1,431 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Clayton Blaisdell, Jr., nicknamed Blaze, is a mentally retarded giant of a man living in a decrepit old house. Blaze's best--and only--friend's name is George, and George is a bad influence. It is George who goads Blaze into kidnapping the baby and holding it for a million dollar ransom. As a pitch-black sequence of events unfolds, the true sickness of Blaze's condition comes into focus through painful flashbacks of abuse
The regulators by Richard Bachman( Recording )

22 editions published between 1996 and 2016 in English and held by 1,178 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

At the start of a midsummer's day, life seems idyllic on Poplar Street. However, in the house of Seth, an eight-year old autistic child, something is amiss, something which will change the entire neighborhood's concept of reality. By the end of the day, this serene Ohio suburb will become a terrifying slaughterhouse
The running man by Richard Bachman( Book )

28 editions published between 1982 and 2016 in English and Russian and held by 988 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This No. 1 bestseller, which tells a gritty tale of a futuristic game of lifeor death, has been repackaged with a new cover
Thinner by Stephen King( Book )

14 editions published between 1984 and 2016 in 6 languages and held by 803 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The "extraordinary" (booklist) novel of one man's quest to find the source of his nightmare and to reverse it before he becomes...nothing at all. this #1 national bestseller from Stephen King, writing as Richard Bachman, "pulsates with will have you on the edge of your seat" (publishers weekly)"--
Thinner by Stephen King( Recording )

13 editions published between 1985 and 2013 in English and held by 379 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Billy Halleck has a great life until he accidentally hits an old gypsy women as she crosses a street in their quiet little town. Though a judge finds him blameless, Billy soon finds himself under the ancient gypsy's curse
The long walk by Richard Bachman( )

13 editions published between 2006 and 2011 in English and held by 351 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In an ultra-conservative America of the not-too distant future when America has become a police state, the annual marathon is the ultimate sports competition. One hundred boys are selected each year to enter a grueling 450-mile marathon walk. The game is simple: maintain a steady walking pace of four miles per hour without stopping. Three warnings, and you're out; permanently. The winner will be awarded whatever he wants for the rest of his life; but a single misstep could be the last
Roadwork by Stephen King( Recording )

9 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 289 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A lone man takes on the wheels of progress in a showdown of cataclysmic proportions. When a highway project puts him out of work and threatens to destroy his home, he has more than enough time on his hands to plot his revenge. Driving his wife and friends away with his obstinate refusal to give in, he pushes the powers-that-be to the limit, taking a stand against what he sees as a criminal act in progress
The long walk by Stephen King( Book )

18 editions published between 1979 and 2016 in English and German and held by 267 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Against the wishes of his mother, sixteen-year-old Ray Garraty is about to compete in the annual grueling match of stamina and wits known as The Long Walk. One hundred boys must keep a steady pace of four miles per hour without ever stopping...with the winner being awarded "The Prize"--anything he wants for the rest of his life. But, as part of this national tournament that sweeps through a dystophian America year after year, there are some harsh rules that Garraty and ninety-nine others must adhere to in order to beat out the rest. There is no finish line--the winner is the last man standing. Contestants cannot receive any outside aid whatsoever. Slow down under the speed limit and you're given a warning. Three warnings and you're out of the game--permanently
Roadwork by Stephen King( Book )

19 editions published between 1981 and 2016 in English and French and held by 215 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When a highway project leaves him unemployed and threatens to destroy his home, one man takes on the forces of progress as he embarks on a vengegful showdown of epic proportions
The running man by Paul Michael Glaser( Visual )

16 editions published between 1988 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 213 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Futuristic melodrama. A TV "audience participation" show is held in deadly earnest. Convicts can win freedom by risking their lives against "stalkers."
The running man by Stephen King( Recording )

8 editions published between 2010 and 2016 in English and held by 81 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

It is 2025, and reality television has progressed to the point where people are willing to wager their lives in exchange for a chance at enormous wealth. Ben Richards is desperate: he needs money to treat his daughter's illness. His last chance is entering a game show called The running man. The objective is to elude police and specially trained trackers for a month. The reward is a cool billion dollars. The catch is that everyone else on the planet is watching and willing to turn him in for a reward
De ontvoering by Richard Bachman( Book )

6 editions published between 2007 and 2009 in 5 languages and held by 75 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Een reus van een kerel met het verstand van een kleuter wil samen met zijn vriend snel rijk worden door een baby te ontvoeren. Probleem is alleen dat die vriend dood is
Marche ou crève : roman by Richard Bachman( Book )

8 editions published between 1989 and 2004 in French and held by 40 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Garraty, un jeune adolescent natif du Maine, va concourir pour la "Longue Marche". Mais ce n'est pas une marche comme les autres, plutôt un jeu sans foi ni loi
Les régulateurs : roman by Richard Bachman( Book )

9 editions published between 1996 and 2004 in French and held by 29 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Une paisible après-midi d'été dans une petite ville de l'Ohio - Wentworth. Tout se dérègle à l'arrivée d'une camionnette rouge qui tire sur tout ce qui bouge. A la tombée de la nuit, les habitants qui ont échappé au massacre se trouvent projetés dans une horrible réalité
Blaze by Stephen King( Book )

5 editions published between 2007 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 27 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Blaze er en småretarderet kriminel, der planlægger en bortførelse, men sagen kører hurtigt af sporet for ham
Rage by Richard Bachman( Book )

11 editions published between 1977 and 2000 in 4 languages and held by 24 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Le moins bon des cinq romans écrits sous ce pseudonyme par Stephen King
Posesión by Richard Bachman( Book )

6 editions published between 1996 and 2002 in Spanish and held by 23 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

En idyllisk gade i en lille by i Ohio forvandles uden forvarsel til et inferno af rædsel og vanvid, og ondskaben materialiseres gennem en autistisk drengs forestillingsverden
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The regulators
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