WorldCat Identities

Ford, G. M. (Gerald M.)

Overview
Works: 52 works in 374 publications in 7 languages and 13,659 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Detective and mystery fiction  Psychological fiction  Suspense fiction 
Roles: Author, Scribe
Classifications: PS3556.O6978, 813.54
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by G. M Ford
A blind eye by G. M Ford( Book )

33 editions published between 2003 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 1,222 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Caught in a record-breaking blizzard, journalist and true crime writer Frank Corso and photographer Meg Dougherty take shelter in a deserted house where they find several murder victims, a discovery that leads them across multiple state lines to a deadly confrontation
Fury : a novel by G. M Ford( Book )

44 editions published between 2001 and 2016 in 7 languages and held by 1,217 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Frank Corso has moved to Seattle after "allegedly making up 'facts' on a major crime story" at the New York Times, and now Leanne Samples, victim number nine, asks for him personally when she seeks to derail the execution of "the Trashman," a killer on death row.--Jacket
Red tide by G. M Ford( Book )

25 editions published between 2004 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 1,215 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Renegade Seattle journalist and true-crime writer Frank Corso is driven to uncover the truth behind a deadly predator that is threatening the Pacific Northwest with mass destruction
Black River : a novel by G. M Ford( Book )

24 editions published between 2002 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 1,107 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The only writer permitted to observe the sensational trial of a mass murderer, Frank Corso learns that a photojournalist friend has been hospitalized after a run-in with a pair of hoods and becomes alarmed when he realizes the two cases are related
No man's land by G. M Ford( Book )

20 editions published between 2005 and 2014 in English and French and held by 1,023 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When a desperate hostage situation forces him into a cross-country journey in the company of a pair of escaped convicts, Frank Corso finds himself trailed by a collection of law enforcement agencies and craven media personalities as he works to end an ensuing spree of killing and mayhem
Nameless night by G. M Ford( Book )

4 editions published between 2007 and 2009 in English and held by 846 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Spending seven years in a home for adults with disabilities after an accident that had rendered him incapable of communication, Paul Hardy awakens in the hospital with his mental capacity restored, certain that he is not the man everyone believes him to be
Blown away by G. M Ford( Book )

19 editions published between 2002 and 2016 in 4 languages and held by 775 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

On the road to investigate an unsolved bombing case involving a possible suicide bomber, writer Frank Corso suspects that the supposed bomber may have been a victim himself, forced to strap explosives on by a cruel mastermind
The deader the better : a Leo Waterman mystery by G. M Ford( Book )

13 editions published between 2000 and 2014 in English and held by 742 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Seattle private investigator Leo Waterman and his girlfriend forensic pathologist Rebecca decide to take some time off and escape into the wilderness for a few days. Their vacation is cut short as they step right into the middle of a series of murders coming out of his friend's purchase of choice property in North America's only rainforest
Last ditch : a Leo Waterman mystery by G. M Ford( Book )

11 editions published between 1999 and 2014 in English and Undetermined and held by 718 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

PI Leo Waterman of Seattle investigates a human skeleton in his backyard to clear his father's name. The victim was a muckraking reporter and police suspect he was killed by Waterman's father, a politician. By the author of Slow Burn
Slow burn : a Leo Waterman mystery by G. M Ford( Book )

8 editions published between 1998 and 2012 in English and Undetermined and held by 709 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A feud between two steakhouse chains in Seattle leads to the murder of a food critic. Police suspect private eye Leo Waterman because he was in the employ of one of the parties, and to clear his name Waterman must find the real killer
Cast in stone : a Leo Waterman mystery by G. M Ford( Book )

10 editions published between 1996 and 2012 in English and Undetermined and held by 679 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A yacht explodes in Seattle, killing a man and his wife, but where is the wife's body? The man's father thinks it might be a case of marital murder. He hires PI Leo Waterman, who puts his team of homeless alcoholics to work
The bum's rush : a Leo Waterman mystery by G. M Ford( Book )

5 editions published between 1997 and 2012 in English and held by 671 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A rock star dies in Seattle leaving a lot of money and a street person shows up claiming she is his mother. True or false? As he investigates the claim, PI Leo Waterman must keep the lady alive because some people are trying to kill her
Who in hell is Wanda Fuca? : a Leo Waterman mystery by G. M Ford( Book )

8 editions published between 1995 and 2006 in English and Japanese and held by 542 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Seattle PI Leo Waterman is hired by a gangster to tail a granddaughter involved in something fishy. When Waterman becomes the target of the girl's friends, he goes underground, continuing the probe via street people
Identity by G. M Ford( Book )

5 editions published in 2009 in English and Undetermined and held by 309 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Threshold by G. M Ford( Book )

1 edition published in 2015 in English and held by 285 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Between the end of his marriage and the excessive force complaints against him, Detective Sergeant Mickey Dolan is running out of chances. When a powerful and connected city councilman reports that his wife and two daughters have disappeared, Dolan is assigned the case--knowing full well that his career is riding on the outcome. While investigating, Dolan meets Eve Pressman and her remarkable daughter, Grace. Gifted with the ability to bring people out of comas, Grace is reluctant to be thrust into the public eye but determined to help those in need. Eve and Grace may know where Council man Royster's family is and the terrible truth that sent the three of them into hiding in the first place. Now, Dolan faces the toughest choice of this career: is he still a good cop if the has to do the wrong thing?"--Page [4] of cover
Chump change : a Leo Waterman mystery by G. M Ford( Book )

1 edition published in 2014 in English and held by 113 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Hearing a dying stranger call you by name would leave anyone full of questions. When it happens to private eye Leo Waterman, the more he learns about the late lottery winner's rags-to-riches-to-ruination life, the more he wants not just answers but justice. That means a road trip to Idaho to find out how a good-hearted young man with millions got skinned -- in more ways than one. It's all downhill from there as Leo gets roped into an ugly battle between elderly ranchers and a ruthless developer who knows how to make a killing. Money can't buy happiness, but trying to take it from the wrong people could leave Leo a lot worse than miserable
Thicker than water : a Leo Waterman mystery by G. M Ford( Book )

2 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 108 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

For years Leo Waterman eked out a meager living as a PI in Seattle. But when Rebecca, the love of his life, dumped him to marry someone else, Leo retires. Until one day he learns that Rebecca has vanished and no one can locate her. Together with a motley crew of homeless drunks and reprobates, Leo sets out to find Rebecca. He follows her trail from the streets of Seattle to the great North Woods. Rebecca's new husband's lies cast Leo into the path of a ruthless gang that will stop at nothing to protect what's theirs. Will Leo survive and find Rebecca?
The bum's rush by G. M Ford( Recording )

9 editions published between 1997 and 2012 in English and Undetermined and held by 81 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

'The Bum's Rush' is a devilishly funny, bat-out-of-hell-paced novel featuring PI Leo Waterman. Leo has a softspot for the downtrodden and so when a homeless woman says she's the mother of a dead rock idol, Leo sets out to investigate the claim
Black river by G. M Ford( Recording )

7 editions published between 2004 and 2009 in English and held by 78 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

There is no stronger argument for the death penalty than Nicholas Balagula - but so far the elusive sociopath has escaped punishment through ruthless intimidation, jury tampering, and the fortuitous deaths of chief prosecution witnesses. Now the bloodthirsty West Coast crime boss has been charged with sixty-three counts of murder, and rogue journalist Frank Corso is the only nonparticipant allowed to observe the closed proceedings, which has placed the reclusive writer uncomfortably in the center ring of the most crazed media circus to hit Seattle in years
Slow burn by G. M Ford( Recording )

7 editions published between 2009 and 2012 in English and held by 75 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Anticipating disaster, a prestigious global restaurant convention hires Seattle P.I. Leo Waterman as Special Security Officer. His assignment to monitor the movements of two adversarial steakhouse competitors whose 'beef' has previously made for some nasty confrontations, and a food critic who's caught in between the warring factions. Leo sends his band of scruffy irregulars - 'the Boys' - off to shadow all three parties and report back to him. But even the simplest of plans can cascade into catastrophe. And our unconventional detective soon finds himself served up as the prime suspect in a murder ... with both his life and career at stake."--Container
 
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Alternative Names
Ford, G. M.

Ford , Gerald M.

Ford Gerald M. 1945-....

G. M. Ford auteur de romans policiers

G・M・フォード

フォード, G. M

Languages
English (194)

French (14)

Italian (12)

German (8)

Japanese (8)

Polish (6)

Spanish (5)

Covers
Fury : a novelRed tideBlack River : a novelNo man's landNameless nightBlown awayThe deader the better : a Leo Waterman mysteryLast ditch : a Leo Waterman mystery