WorldCat Identities

Hamilton, Hugo

Works: 28 works in 210 publications in 11 languages and 2,961 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Biography  Psychological fiction  Drama  History 
Roles: Author, Creator
Classifications: PR6058.A5526, 823.914
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works about Hugo Hamilton
Most widely held works by Hugo Hamilton
Disguise by Hugo Hamilton( Book )

28 editions published between 2008 and 2011 in 5 languages and held by 604 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young mother, her two-year-old son killed in the bombing of Berlin in 1945, is consoled when her father replaces the dead child with a foundling from a refugee train who grows up believing himself to be Gregor Liedmann until he reaches his sixties and embarks on a quest to unlock the secrets of his past
The last shot by Hugo Hamilton( Book )

23 editions published between 1991 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 574 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

I parallelle forløb berettes om krigens afslutning i Tjekkoslovakiet i 1945 og om murens fald i l989 gennem to kærlighedshistorier, der viser sig at løbe sammen til sidst
Every single minute by Hugo Hamilton( Book )

17 editions published between 2014 and 2016 in 4 languages and held by 281 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

She was dying of cancer and had only ten days to live. In a moving fictional reconstruction, the book traces two days they spent fulfilling her final wish and the intensity of those final hours in Berlin before she returned to Dublin. The narrator, Liam makes his way around Berlin with his dying companion, Una. She has prepared a list of places that she wants to see. In small leaps of memory, both Liam and Una reveal things to each other. It is a journey full of affection and honesty and humour between them, a journey leading to a heartbreaking and uplifting final discovery about her brother at the Berliner Staatsoper
Sad bastard by Hugo Hamilton( Book )

15 editions published between 1998 and 2017 in 3 languages and held by 251 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Pat Coyne, un ancien flic, doit reprendre du service pour retrouver un sac de billets disparus, enquêter sur des immigrés clandestins roumains, et défendre son fils Jimmy accusé de meurtre. --[Memento]
Hand in the fire by Hugo Hamilton( Book )

22 editions published between 2001 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 249 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Vid Ćosić is a Serbian immigrant whose immediate friendship with a young Dublin lawyer, Kevin Concannon, is overshadowed by a violent incident in which a man is left for dead in the street one night. The legal fallout forces them into an ever closer, uncertain partnership, drawing Vid right into the troubled Concannon family
Headbanger : a novel by Hugo Hamilton( Book )

24 editions published between 1996 and 2017 in 5 languages and held by 223 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When a murder investigation leaves detectives clueless, Coyne enters into a personal feud with the underworld, resulting in disastrous consequences for him and his family. Coyne is a Dublin Dirty Harry for whom everything starts to go wrong
The love test by Hugo Hamilton( Book )

10 editions published between 1995 and 2002 in English and Chinese and held by 131 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dublin where the palm trees grow by Hugo Hamilton( Book )

4 editions published in 1996 in English and Undetermined and held by 98 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The speckled people by Hugo Hamilton( Book )

24 editions published between 2003 and 2013 in 6 languages and held by 88 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"In one of the finest memoirs to have emerged from Ireland in many years, the acclaimed novelist Hugo Hamilton brings alive his German-Irish childhood in 1950s Dublin. Between his father's strict Irish nationalism and the softly spoken stories of his mother's German past, this little boy tells the tale of a whole family's homesickness for a country, and a language, they can call their own
The sailor in the wardrobe by Hugo Hamilton( Book )

9 editions published between 2006 and 2008 in 5 languages and held by 56 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Een 15-jarige jongen in Dublin in de jaren zeventig voelt zich door zijn Duitse moeder een outsider
Finbar's hotel by Dermot Bolger( Book )

3 editions published between 1997 and 2000 in 3 languages and held by 22 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Seven Irish authors write about Finbar's Hotel, a rundown establishment in Dublin. In one room, an art thief worries about being caught, in another a woman is trying to convince a visiting sister to make peace with their mother, in a third a man plots revenge
Die redselige Insel : irisches Tagebuch by Hugo Hamilton( Book )

5 editions published in 2007 in German and Undetermined and held by 19 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

50 Jahre nach Heinrich Böll begibt sich der deutsch-irische Schriftsteller Hugo Hamilton auf die Spuren des deutschen Nobelpreisträgers und bereist die Grüne Insel, zeigt, wie vieles heute anders und wie vieles sich dennoch gleichgeblieben ist
True believers by Joseph O'Connor( Book )

1 edition published in 2010 in French and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Treize nouvelles qui remuent les memes eaux troubles, peuplées de créatures en sursis : prêtres au coeur brisé, amis de longue date qui cultivent à égalité la connivence et la trahison, amoureux empêchés dans leurs élans, fanatiques de tous bord, joyeux plaisantins, vieillards et enfants, tous atteints dans leurs rêves, et qui font des efforts pathétiques pour éviter la noyade
Die letzte Reise : Tragikomödie in drei Akten by Hugo Hamilton( Book )

3 editions published in 1946 in Undetermined and German and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Der Vorkämpfer : Drama in sechs Bildern by Hugo Hamilton( Book )

3 editions published in 1946 in German and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Kriegsliebe : Roman by Hugo Hamilton( Book )

1 edition published in 1996 in German and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Cherish, cherish, cherish : reflections on the 1916 proclamation by Hugo Hamilton( Book )

2 editions published in 2016 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Unschuldsgefühle by Hugo Hamilton( Book )

1 edition published in 2003 in German and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Testul iubirii by Hugo Hamilton( Book )

1 edition published in 2001 in Romanian and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Gescheckte Menschen by Hugo Hamilton( Recording )

3 editions published in 2004 in German and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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Alternative Names
Hugo Hamilton ír író, költő

Hugo Hamilton irischer Schriftsteller

Hugo Hamilton Irish writer

Hugo Hamilton schrijver uit Ierland

Гюґо Гамільтон

The last shotSad bastardHand in the fireHeadbanger : a novelThe love testDublin where the palm trees growThe speckled peopleThe sailor in the wardrobeFinbar's hotel