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Bachman, Richard

Overview
Works: 58 works in 350 publications in 19 languages and 16,243 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Horror fiction  Suspense fiction  Action and adventure fiction  Horror tales  Adventure stories  Psychological fiction  Drama  Dystopian fiction  Science fiction films 
Roles: Author, Bibliographic antecedent, Translator
Classifications: PS3561.I483, 813.54
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works about Richard Bachman
 
Most widely held works by Richard Bachman
The regulators by Richard Bachman( Book )

51 editions published between 1996 and 2016 in 8 languages and held by 3,597 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mayhem descends on the formerly quiet Poplar Street, leaving the survivors in another world of terrible possibilities and terrifying answers.--
Blaze : a novel by Richard Bachman( Book )

35 editions published between 1996 and 2015 in 9 languages and held by 3,565 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Clay Blaisdell is one big mother, but his capers are strictly small-time until his mentor introduces him to the one big score that every small-timer dreams of: kidnap. But now the brains of the operation has died - or has he? - and Blaze is alone with a baby as hostage
Thinner by Stephen King( Book )

7 editions published between 1984 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 2,493 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Billy Halleck, good husband, loving father, is both beneficiary and victim of the American Good Life: he has an expensive home, a nice family, and a rewarding career as a lawyer ... but he is also fifty pounds overweight and, as his doctor keeps reminding him, edging into heart attack country
The Bachman books : four early novels by Stephen King( Book )

3 editions published between 1985 and 1996 in English and held by 1,680 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

14 editions published between 2007 and 2010 in English and Swedish and held by 1,415 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 )

24 editions published between 1996 and 2016 in English and held by 1,181 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
Thinner by Stephen King( Recording )

12 editions published between 1985 and 2013 in English and held by 377 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 Stephen King( Book )

21 editions published between 1979 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 281 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
The running man by Paul Michael Glaser( Visual )

18 editions published between 1988 and 2011 in 5 languages and held by 216 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The year is 2019. Television is now ruling people's lives. The most popular game show is The Running Man, where convicts can win pardons instead of 'parting gifts' by defeating murderous henchmen known as stalkers
The long walk by Richard Bachman( Recording )

12 editions published between 2006 and 2011 in English and held by 192 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( Book )

18 editions published between 1981 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 183 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
Roadwork by Stephen King( Recording )

8 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 182 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 running man by Stephen King( Recording )

8 editions published between 2010 and 2016 in English and held by 84 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 70 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 41 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
The running man by Stephen King( Book )

2 editions published between 1989 and 2009 in German and English and held by 36 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In a near-future America, the public is controlled by Free-Vee, a medium much like television. Economic disparity is even more pronounced: in order to get food and medication for his family, Ben Richards volunteers to play a deadly game called the Running Man. He must survive for a month, while one man tries to kill him, as the country watches and jeers Richards via Free-Vee
Les régulateurs : roman by Richard Bachman( Book )

9 editions published between 1996 and 2004 in French and held by 31 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
La peau sur les os : roman by Richard Bachman( Book )

10 editions published between 1986 and 2005 in French and held by 29 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Un jeune avocat se lance à la poursuite du chef gitan qui lui a jeté un sort, lequel consiste à lui faire perdre un kilo de son poids par jour. Retrouvera-t-il le vieux sorcier? Un suspense mené à fond de train, d'un réalisme vigoureux et d'un humour décapant
Blaze by Stephen King( Book )

5 editions published between 2007 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 26 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
 
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