Most widely held works by Eric Conger
Dark of the moon by John Sandford ( Recording )
15 editions published between 2007 and 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,796 libraries worldwide
Hard-as-nails ex-soldier and former cop Virgil Flowers is sent to Bluestem, Minnesota, a small town where everyone knows everyone else, to investigate the murders of a man burned to death in a house explosion and the double murder of a doctor and his wife, unaware that he is tracking a murderer who may be targeting Virgil as his next victim.
Heat lightning by John Sandford ( Recording )
19 editions published between 2008 and 2011 in English and held by 1,727 libraries worldwide
Following a late-night phone call from his associate Lucas Davenport, Flowers is thrust back into the world of homicide investigation. A dead body has turned up with a lemon stuffed in its mouth--just like the corpse authorities found last week.
Rough country by John Sandford ( Recording )
11 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in English and held by 1,168 libraries worldwide
In the third installment of John Sandford's Virgil Flowers series, a long-needed fishing trip gets interrupted when Flowers receives a call to investigate a murder at a nearby women-only resort in northern Minnesota. As he inquires about the woman's death, Flowers uncovers a shocking web of jealousy and deceit.
Bad blood by John Sandford ( Recording )
7 editions published between 2010 and 2011 in English and held by 1,134 libraries worldwide
In southern Minnesota, a young man murders a local farmer, drops the body into a grain bin, and then calls the sheriff to report the "accident." Suspicious, the sheriff calls in Virgil Flowers, who quickly breaks the kid down. The next day the boy is found hanging in his cell. Virgil suspects foul play, and as he investigates, he begins to uncover a multigeneration, multifamily conspiracy--a series of crimes of such monstrosity that even he has difficulty in comprehending it.
Avenger by Frederick Forsyth ( Recording )
20 editions published between 2003 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 833 libraries worldwide
Attorney and Vietnam veteran Cal Dexter is also an avenging manhunter who sets his sights on the worst fugitives from justice. As a former "tunnel rat" who fought the Vietcong in miles of dark, twisting underground passages, Cal is used to hunting his prey in harrowing circumstances. Now he's after Zorah Zilic, a Serbian leader who's murdered the grandson of a mining tycoon. Cal is paid to lead a foray against Zilic's South American stronghold, but he soon finds that traitors abound in the shifting political climate and that he can't trust anyone.
Chosen prey by John Sandford ( Recording )
3 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 578 libraries worldwide
Hoping to use a supposedly straightforward case of murder to clear his mind, Deputy Chief Lucas Davenport finds himself matching wits with an ever-escalating serial killer, art history professor, congenial pervert, and sexual predator James Qatar.
Easy prey by John Sandford ( Recording )
2 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 559 libraries worldwide
Investigating the murder of supermodel Alie'e Maison, Lucas Davenport finds complications in the victim's drug habits and secret sex life, as well as the suspicion of one of Davenport's own men and the discovery of a second body in the house.
Naked prey by John Sandford ( Recording )
4 editions published in 2003 in English and Undetermined and held by 557 libraries worldwide
The naked bodies of a black man and white woman are found hanging from a tree in the woods of northern Minnesota. Lucas Davenport, investigating the crime, discovers it is not what it appears to be.
The smoke jumper by Nicholas Evans ( Recording )
8 editions published in 2001 in English and Undetermined and held by 516 libraries worldwide
"His name is Connor Ford and he falls like an angel of mercy from the sky, braving the flames to save the woman he loves but knows he cannot have. For Julia Bishop is the partner of his closest friend, an ambitious young musician called Ed Tully, Julia loves them both but the tragedy on Snake Mountain forces her to choose between them and burns a brand on all their hearts." -- Container.
Mortal prey by John Sandford ( Recording )
5 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 514 libraries worldwide
Hit woman Clara Rinker nearly dies when her boyfriend is killed by a sniper. Knowing that she herself was really the target, Rinker goes after the killer, while the FBI drafts investigator Lucas Davenport to track down Rinker.
Certain prey by John Sandford ( Recording )
2 editions published in 1999 in English and held by 495 libraries worldwide
Her name is clara Rinker, a southern woman, trim, pleasant, attractive - and the best hit woman in the business.
The Reagan diaries by Ronald Reagan ( Recording )
7 editions published between 2007 and 2008 in English and held by 472 libraries worldwide
Ronald Reagan's diaries covering 1981 to 1989.
On my honor by Marion Dane Bauer ( Recording )
15 editions published between 1986 and 2008 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 457 libraries worldwide
When his best friend drowns while they are both swimming in a treacherous river that they had promised never to go near, Joel is devastated and terrified at having to tell both sets of parents the terrible consequences of their disobedience.
Hidden prey by John Sandford ( Recording )
2 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 441 libraries worldwide
Now a statewide troubleshooter, Detective Lucas Davenport is plunged into a murder investigation that involves a Russian corpse, 50-year-old bullets, and some high-level government connections.
The forgery of Venus by Michael Gruber ( Recording )
9 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 392 libraries worldwide
Having inherited his father's considerable artistic talents but unable to find buyers for his works, Chaz Wilmot accepts a commission to restore an antique fresco in a European castle, a job that brings unexpected success and a sinister offer.
Saucer the conquest by Stephen Coonts ( Recording )
9 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 363 libraries worldwide
After discovering the secrets of a 140,000-year-old spacecraft in Saucer, Rip Cantrell and beautiful test pilot Charley Pine think their days of high-flying extraterrestrial adventure are over. But when Pine takes up flying spaceplanes to the moon for the French lunar base project, she discovers that the project director has installed a world-threatening antigravity beam.
Dead watch by John Sandford ( Recording )
7 editions published between 2006 and 2007 in English and held by 357 libraries worldwide
At the request of the White House, Jake Winter investigates the disappearance of former Senator Lincoln Bowe. But the trail of clues leads Jake into the heart of a scandal that could cost him his life and topple the federal government.
To try men's souls [a novel of George Washington and the fight for American freedom by Newt Gingrich ( Recording )
4 editions published in 2009 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 345 libraries worldwide
Presents a novel that chronicles the political and military careers of three important Americans, including their pivotal roles in the American Revolutionary War. Reveals how Thomas Paine championed the case for freedom, while General George Washington and Private Jonathan Van Dorn fought for independence on the battlefield.
Broken prey by John Sandford ( Recording )
3 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 334 libraries worldwide
Lucas Davenport is on the trail of a gruesome killer. The main suspect, Charlie Pope, was recently released from a mental hospital, where he was locked up with a trio of sadistic murderers. But there are two problems: Charlie hardly seems intelligent enough to be a serial killer--and he has disappeared.
American soldier by Tommy Franks ( Recording )
6 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 311 libraries worldwide
In this memoir, General Franks retraces his journey from a small-town boyhood in Oklahoma and Midland, Texas, through a lifetime of military service--including his heroic tour as an Artillery officer in Vietnam, where he was wounded three times. A reform-minded Cold War commander and a shrewd tactician during Operation Desert Storm, Franks took command of CENTCOM at the dawn of what he calls a "crease in history"--Becoming the senior American military officer in the most dangerous region on earth.
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