WorldCat Identities

Markovits, Benjamin

Works: 10 works in 94 publications in 5 languages and 3,075 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Psychological fiction  Domestic fiction  Biographical fiction  Romance fiction  History 
Roles: Author
Classifications: PS3613.A7543, 813.6
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works about Benjamin Markovits
Most widely held works by Benjamin Markovits
A quiet adjustment : a novel by Benjamin Markovits( Book )

14 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in English and French and held by 715 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A fictional tale of the relationship between Lord Byron, his half-sister Augusta, and his wife Annabella, from Annabella's point of view that covers their troubled marriage and Lord Byron's scandalous affair with Augusta
Imposture by Benjamin Markovits( Book )

19 editions published between 2007 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 692 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This novel begins in deception and ends in tragedy. Bookish Eliza Esmond, having forever lived in the shadow of her prettier sister, has a chance encounter with famed writer and legendary lover Lord Byron outside a London bookstore and is thrilled when their brief conversation turns, over time, into his pursuit of her. Unfortunately for Eliza, her Byron isn't the real Byron; he's John Polidori, a bumbling doctor with literary aspirations who had worked as Lord Byron's physician
You don't have to live like this : a novel by Benjamin Markovits( Book )

18 editions published between 2015 and 2016 in English and French and held by 467 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"A work of supreme control and complicated emotional subterfuge, YOU DON'T HAVE TO LIVE LIKE THIS is the breakout novel for one of Amerca's great young fiction writers. A book that uses the framework of our present reality to build it's own world, it blurs the line between fiction and nonfiction in the best way, and asks urgent, unforgettable questions about the future of our once great American cities, the state of American race relations, and the widening gap between rich and poor"--
Fathers and daughters : a novel by Benjamin Markovits( Book )

14 editions published between 2005 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 428 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The father-daughter relationships of three daughters and a student at a wealthy New York private school are tested by a romance, an unknown offspring from a past affair, a custody dispute, and a terminal illness
Playing days : a novel by Benjamin Markovits( Book )

7 editions published between 2010 and 2015 in English and held by 184 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Playing Days is a Sports Novel of sorts; though this should not deter the less athletic reader. For at every quiet turn of this unlikely bildungsroman, set against the basketball courts of a small German town, Benjamin Markovits frustrates generic convention
The Syme papers : a novel by Benjamin Markovits( Book )

7 editions published between 2004 and 2011 in English and German and held by 124 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Childish loves by Benjamin Markovits( Book )

9 editions published between 2011 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 23 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Als een auteur de ongepubliceerde manuscripten van een oud-collega redigeert, ziet hij een verbinding tussen diens leven en dat van de Engelse romantische 19e eeuwse dichter Lord Byron
Un gioco da grandi by Benjamin Markovits( Book )

1 edition published in 2012 in Italian and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fathers( Book )

1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Alchemy : [writers on truth, lies and fiction] by Iain Sinclair( )

1 edition published in 2016 in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Audience Level
Audience Level
  Kids General Special  
Audience level: 0.46 (from 0.37 for A quiet ad ... to 0.98 for Un gioco d ...)

A quiet adjustment : a novel
Alternative Names
Benjamin Markovits Amerikaans literatuurcriticus

Markovits, Ben

English (75)

French (11)

German (3)

Spanish (2)

Italian (1)

ImpostureFathers and daughters : a novelPlaying days : a novelThe Syme papers : a novelChildish lovesFathers