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Oliver, Jonathan

Works: 36 works in 70 publications in 1 language and 909 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  History  Horror fiction  Science fiction  Gothic fiction  Horror tales  Monster fiction  Epistolary fiction  Frame stories  Novels 
Roles: Editor, Narrator, Author
Classifications: PR5397, 823.7
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works by Jonathan Oliver
House of fear( Book )

3 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 139 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A horrifying collection of haunted house stories includes terrifying tales by Joe R. Lansdale, Nina Allan, Christopher Priest, Sarah Pinborough, Adam L.G. Nevill, Lisa Tuttle, and many more
Frankenstein by Mary Wollstonecraft Shelley( Recording )

8 editions published between 1994 and 2011 in English and held by 125 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A monster assembled by a scientist develops a mind of his own as he learns to loathe himself and hate his creator
A devil is waiting by Jack Higgins( Recording )

1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 68 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fresh from his mission in 'The Judas Gate' to seek out and eliminate one of al Qaeda's most valued agents, a traitor responsible for countless soldier's deaths in Afghanistan, Sean Dillon is back in a blistering new adventure
End of the road( Book )

3 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 60 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fantasy fiction. Short Stories. The critically acclaimed editor of 'Magic', 'The End of The Line' and 'House of Fear' has brought together the contemporary masters and mistresses of the weird from around the globe in an anthology of travel tales like no other. Strap on your seatbelt, shoulder your backpack, or wait for that next ride into darkness
Innocent blood by Elizabeth Corley( Recording )

2 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 56 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

DCI Andrew Fenwick is on a case, which aims to expose a powerful paedophile ring. Moreover 11-year-old Sam Bowyers is missing, and every second counts. Meanwhile Inspector Nightingale is investigating the death of a con man who pulled a knife on a policeman, and was shot by Major Maidment. But were his actions as heroic as they seem? As tension mounts, Fenwick and Nightingale ask themselves: is innocence in the eye of the beholder
Pain of death by Adam Creed( Recording )

1 edition published in 2014 in English and held by 44 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In 'Pain of Death', DI Staffe discovers that the simplest thing in all the world - to bear a child - lies beneath the actions of the powerful and the desperate. And will he manage to rescue both mother and child in time?
Long summer day by R. F Delderfield( Recording )

1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 43 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

As Paul Craddock recovers from his Boer War injuries, he starts to plan a new life. As soon as he is able he invests all he has in a remote but beautiful estate in Devon, determined to make something wonderful of the place and to be at the heart of what is most real and most important
Dangerous games : an anthology of original short stories by Jonathan Oliver( Book )

4 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 37 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In a world ruled by chance, one rash decision could bring down the house, one roll of the dice could bring untold wealth, or the end of everything. The players have gathered around the table, each to tell their story -- often dark, always compelling. Within you will find tales of the players and the played, lives governed by games deadly, weird, or downright bizarre. Bringing together tales of the weird and the macabre, Dangerous Games is a diverse collection of voices, featuring incredible new fiction by Chuck Wendig, Silvia Moreno-Garcia, Lavie Tidhar, Benjanun Sriduangkaew, Paul Kearney, Libby McGugan, Yoon Ha Lee, Gary Northfield, Melanie Tem, Hillary Monahan, Tade Thompson, Rebecca Levene, Ivo Stourton, Gary McMahon, Robert Shearman, Nik Vincent, Helen Marshall, and Pat Cadigan
The call of Kerberos by Jonathan Oliver( Book )

4 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in English and held by 34 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Silus is a fisherman working the Nurn coast; a simple man leading a simple life. His life is turned upside down when a mysterious man on the run from the Final Faith tries to persuade him to embark on an extraordinary voyage. Silus becomes a pawn in a deadly game played between ancient races
The end of the line( Book )

1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 30 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Shields of pride by Elizabeth Chadwick( Recording )

2 editions published between 2006 and 2010 in English and held by 27 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Unable to inherit his father's title, Joscelin de Gael, the beloved bastard son of William Ironheart, is serving Henry II when he encounters the lady Linnet de Montsorrel. Neither suspects that within months they will be wed, but when her husband dies, Linnet is bestowed on Josceline as a reward for his loyalty. While Joscelin's half-brothers plot to overthrow their own father, revelations of past loves and family secrets threaten Linnet and Joscelin's relationship
Requiem mass by Elizabeth Corley( )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 27 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young woman falls to her death. The only people with her are four school friends. One - or maybe all of them- is responsible. Twenty years later someone is intent on letting them have their just desserts. DCI Andrew Fenwick is soon caught up in a desperate race against time to find the murderer before he completes his bloody vendetta. As the death toll mounts, he must draw the predator out of the shadows and into an unconventional trap with the ultimate bait
Claudius the god by Robert Graves( Recording )

1 edition published in 1998 in English and held by 22 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The continuation of the story begun in I, Claudius, as Claudius deals with his infatuation for the beautiful and dangerous courtesan, Messalina, and as the Roman empire heads into decline
Willing flesh by Adam Creed( Recording )

1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 20 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Christmas is coming and DI Staffe is trying to make a go of it with his on-off girlfriend, Sylvie. But when a murdered woman is discovered in a swanky city hotel room, Staffe is drawn into the whole gamut of London's seedy underworld
Fatal legacy by Elizabeth Corley( )

2 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 20 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When the managing director of Wainwright Enterprises dies everyone is amazed to find he was far richer than they supposed, and that he's left his estate to his nephew Alex and his wife Sally. Sally uncovers accounting irregularities within the company, but resists involving the police - until the firm's accountant is murdered. But DCI Andrew Fenwick's investigation reveals a web of corruption reaching the highest levels of the local community that puts his own child's life in peril
Wasted years by John Harvey( Recording )

1 edition published in 1995 in English and held by 18 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"A series of brutal robberies takes Detective Inspector Charlie Resnick back ten years, to a time when a rash of very similar incidents left him face to face with a frenzied sociopath who nearly brought his life to a premature end ... and to a time when his wife ran off with her lover, putting paid to their marriage and leaving him with a psychic wound that still hasn't healed. Now, with the look-alike robberies escalating in violence, Resnick fights to track the men down before they kill, just as he fights to stem the poignant memories that threaten to ovehwelm him"--Container
Five stories high by Jonathan Oliver( Book )

5 editions published in 2016 in English and held by 18 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

THRILLER / SUSPENSE. Five Stories High is a collection of five novellas each set in the same house - Irongrove Lodge. This five storey Georgian mansion, once a grand detached property, has now been split into five apartments. This is a building with history, the very bricks and grounds imbued with the pasts of those who have walked these corridors, lived in these rooms. Five extraordinary writers open the doors, revealing ghosts both past and present in a collection that promises to be as intriguing as it is terrifying
Consolation by James Wilson( )

2 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 16 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

1910 and Corley Roper, an eminent childrens author, mourns the death of his young daughter. Estranged from his wife, and wracked by grief, he happens one night upon Mary Wilson, a woman mourning the stillbirth of her son. Roper decides that it is only through engaging with the real world, and the mystery of Mary Wilsons dispossessed heritage, that he may find purpose. Part ghost story and part love story, it is also a novel about the redeeming value of art
Ivanhoe by Walter Scott( )

4 editions published between 2005 and 2008 in English and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The epitome of the chivalric novel, Ivanhoe sweeps listeners into Medieval England and the lives of a memorable cast of characters. Ivanhoe, a trusted ally of Richard the Lion Hearted, returns from the Crusades to reclaim the inheritance his father denied him. Rebecca, a vibrant, beautiful Jewish woman, is defended by Ivanhoe against a charge of witchcraft-but it is Lady Rowena who is Ivanhoe's true love. The wicked Prince John plots to usurp England's throne, but two of the most popular heroes in all of English literature-Richard the Lion Hearted and the well-loved, famous outlaw Robin Hoo-team up to defeat the Normans and regain the castle. The success of this novel lies with Sir Walter Scott's skillful blend of historic reality, chivalric romance, and high adventure
Magic : fifteen stories of the sorcerous arts( Book )

1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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