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Slezak, Victor 1957-

Overview
Works: 59 works in 281 publications in 3 languages and 17,938 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Drama  Film adaptations  Romantic comedy films  Psychological fiction  Romance films  Thrillers (Television programs)  Action and adventure television programs  Television crime shows  Spy television programs 
Roles: Narrator, Actor, Performer, Speaker
Classifications: PS3552.R718, 813.54
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Victor Slezak
Smoke screen by Sandra Brown( Recording )

24 editions published between 2008 and 2016 in English and held by 1,724 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The themes of role reversal and the abuse of power figure prominently in a tale in which corruption and betrayals turn friends against one another and force criminals to become heroes
Hello, darkness by Sandra Brown( Recording )

26 editions published between 2002 and 2011 in English and held by 1,716 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Night time radio host Paris Gibson must deal with a caller who threatens to kill his girlfriend in 72 hours and must work with police and psychologists to prevent the murder
Tough customer by Sandra Brown( Recording )

13 editions published between 2010 and 2012 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,699 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Colleagues, friends, and lovers know Dodge Hanley as a private investigator who doesn't let rules get in his way--in his private life as well as his professional one. If he breaks a heart, or bends the law in order to catch a criminal, he does so without hesitation or apology. That's why he's the first person Caroline King--who after a thirty-year separation continues to haunt his dreams--asks for help when a deranged stalker attempts to murder their daughter ... the daughter Dodge has never met. He has a whole bagful of grudging excuses for wishing to ignore Caroline's call, and one compelling reason to drop everything and fly down to Texas: guilt. Dodge's mind may be a haze of disturbing memories and bad decisions, but he arrives in Houston knowing with perfect clarity that his daughter, Berry, is in danger. She has become the object of desire of a co-worker, a madman and genius with a penchant for puzzles and games who has spent the past year making Berry's life hell, and who now has vowed to kill her. Dodge joins forces with local deputy sheriff Ski Nyland, but the alarming situation goes from bad to worse when the stalker begins to claim other victims and leaves an ominous trail of clues as he lethally works his way toward Berry. Sensing the killer drawing nearer, Dodge, who's survived vicious criminals and his own self-destructive impulses, realizes that this time he's in for the fight of his life"--Publisher's web site
Lethal by Sandra Brown( Recording )

14 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,664 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When her four year old daughter informs her a sick man is in their yard, Honor Gillette rushes out to help him. But that "sick" man turns out to be Lee Coburn, the man accused of murdering seven people the night before. Dangerous, desperate, and armed, he promises Honor that she and her daughter won't be hurt as long as she does everything he asks. She has no choice but to accept him at his word
Envy by Sandra Brown( Recording )

29 editions published between 2001 and 2011 in English and held by 1,636 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A best-selling author living on an island off the Georgia coast and hiding behind a pseudonym seeks revenge on a publisher by writing a book detailing a dark secret which has caught the eye of the publisher's wife
White hot by Sandra Brown( Recording )

21 editions published between 2004 and 2011 in English and held by 1,591 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When she hears that her younger brother Danny has committed suicide, Sayre Lynch relents from her vow never to return to Destiny, the small Louisiana town in which she grew up. She plans to leave immediately after the funeral, but instead soon finds herself drawn into the web cast by Huff Hoyle, her controlling and tyrannical father, the man who owns the town's sole industry, an iron foundry, and in effect runs the lives of everyone who lives there. As she feared, Sayre learns that nothing has changed. Her father and older brother, Chris, are as devious as ever, and now they have a new partner-in-crime, a canny and disarming lawyer named Beck Merchant, who appears to be their equal in corruption. Soon, Sayre is thrown in closer contact with Beck and becomes convinced that something more sinister is at play than her father's usual need to dominate people and events. As she sets out to learn just what did happen to Danny, she comes to realize that there are many secrets in Destiny -- secrets that hide decades of pain and anger, and that threaten at any moment to erupt and destroy not only her father and brother, but perhaps Sayre herself. Underneath the rigid control that the Hoyles exert over the town, trouble is brewing. Old hatreds foster plans for revenge, past crimes resurface, and a maverick deputy sheriff determines that Danny Hoyle's death was not suicide, but murder. As tensions mount, threatening to ignite a powder keg of long-held hostility, Sayre finds herself inextricably drawn into a struggle with striking laborers, her unscrupulous father, and her own emotions over the love/hate relationship that is growing with Beck, a man apparently with his own agenda, and mysteries of his own. As she has shown in the dozens of bestselling novels in which she has combined hard-edged suspense with intense emotion, Sandra Brown is a master storyteller, and in her new novel, she is at her very best
Play dirty by Sandra Brown( Recording )

14 editions published between 2007 and 2009 in English and held by 1,585 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Griff Burkett is finally a free man. Foster and Laura Speakman needs Griff's help. However, it may cost Griff his new found freedom
Smash cut by Sandra Brown( Recording )

23 editions published between 2009 and 2016 in English and held by 1,257 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The switch: Gillian and Melina are identical twin sisters, both beautiful and close in every way, but complete opposites. Gillian is a straight and narrow career-woman. Melina is the wild one. When one twin is murdered after a secret night of passion with a world-famous astronaut, the other will stop at nothing to find the truth and avenge her death, even if doing so causes her to cross the police, and the FBI
The bridges of Madison County by Clint Eastwood( Visual )

10 editions published between 1995 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 1,035 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Francesca Johnson, moglie e madre irreprensibile, si trova sola a casa per quattro giorni, senza famiglia. L'imprevisto si materializza: Robert Kincaid, fotografo di passaggio, si ferma alla sua fattoria per chiedere un'indicazione. Due vite si incontrano e nel breve spazio di quattro giorni si stravolgono completamente. Nasce una passione sconfinata, dall'incredibile dolcezza, che il destino racchiuderà nel piccolo spazio di un fascio di lettere
The Americans( Visual )

2 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in English and held by 1,000 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Secrets can be deadly in this suspenseful thriller about undercover Russian spies in 1980s Washington D.C. Phillip and Elizabeth Jennings seem to be a typical suburban couple, but they're actually lethal KGB agents plotting to bring down America. As the Cold War escalates, Philip and Elizabeth must take extreme measures to continue their mission to keep their true identities hidden. But when an FBI agent movies in across the street, they become ensnared in a pulse-pounding game of cat and mouse
Rainwater : a novel by Sandra Brown( Recording )

11 editions published between 2009 and 2016 in English and Undetermined and held by 989 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In the midst of the Great Depression, Ella Barron strenuously works to keep her Texas boardinghouse up and running. Between cooking, cleaning, and caring for her misbehaving child, Ella struggles to get by. However, when the enigmatic David Rainwater shows up out-of-the-blue, looking for room and board, Ella happily takes him in. But when Conrad Ellis and his gang of hoods threaten violence, Ella and Rainwater are put to the test
The cat's meow by Peter Bogdanovich( Visual )

8 editions published between 2001 and 2004 in English and held by 605 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A retelling of one of the most notorious Tinseltown legends to circulate at the height of the studio era. In November 1924, a mysterious Hollywood death occurred aboard media mogul William Randolph Hearst's yacht. Included among the famous guests that weekend were Charlie Chaplin, starlet Marion Davies, the studio system creator and producer Thomas Ince, and feared gossip columnist, Louella Parsons
Happy tears by Mitchell Lichtenstein( Visual )

1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 447 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jayne and Laura are about to take on the first man they just might not be able to handle; their father Joe. Dutiful daughters returning to the house they grew up in, Jayne and Laura are forced to take a closer look at their own not-so-perfect lives. Laura suspects that Joe needs full-time care, but Jayne refuses to believe that their father's condition is serious. Joe still signs and plays the blues on his prized guitar, and the lively widower even has a new 'ladyfriend.'
The siege by Edward Zwick( Visual )

6 editions published between 1998 and 2007 in English and held by 281 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Islamic militants unleash terrorism by blowing up in a bus in Brooklyn. FBI Terrorism Task Force chief Anthony Hubbard investigates. Agents track a suspect through Brooklyn, while Hub teams with Middle East expert and NSA operative Elise Kraft. After the FBI wipes out three Arabs in a Brooklyn apartment, an explosion in a Broadway theater is followed by attacks on a school and the FBI headquarters. When the President declares martial law, neo-fascist Army General William Devereaux swings into action, deploying tanks through Brooklyn, capturing Arab-American males, and herding them into an open-air stadium detention camp. With the Army out of control, the power-crazed Devereaux devises plans for totrure and murder, turning his attention to Hub and Elise
The hidden messages in water by Masaru Emoto( Recording )

5 editions published between 2005 and 2013 in English and held by 94 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Using high-speed photography, Dr. Masaru Emoto demonstrates that crystals formed in frozen water reveal changes when specific, concentrated thoughts are directed toward them. Water that flows from clear springs or has been exposed to loving words shows brilliant, complex, and colorful snowflake patterns, while polluted water, or water exposed to negative thoughts, forms incomplete, asymmetrical, dull-colored patterns. Since humans and the earth are composed mostly of water, these findings have profound significance
Holidays in heck by P. J O'Rourke( Recording )

2 editions published in 1994 in English and held by 87 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

P.J. O'Rourke embarks on supposedly more comfortable and allegedly less dangerous travels, often with family in tow, which mostly leave him wishing he were under artillery fire again. The essays take O'Rourke on a whirlwind of adventures, beginning at the National Mall in Washington, which he describes as having been designed with the same amazing 'greatest generation' aesthetic sensibility that informed his parents' living room
The dog who rescues cats by Philip Gonzalez( Recording )

1 edition published in 1995 in English and held by 77 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Depression grips Philip Gonzales after an industrial accident nearly ends his life. After he adopts Ginny, a badly abused one-year old pup, he sees Ginny has a ability to find and nurture stray cats with disabilities. With Ginny's help, Philip leaves his bitterness behind, dedicating his life to a unique and selfless calling
All the trouble in the world by P. J O'Rourke( Recording )

1 edition published in 1994 in English and held by 66 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A political humorist tackles the "fashionable worries"--The enormous global problems about which we mostly don't have a clue
Bride wars by Gary Winick( Visual )

6 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in English and held by 65 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lifelong best friends Liv and Emma have shared a dream since childhood. Each yearns for the perfect June wedding at the famed Plaza Hotel in New York City. Both find themselves engaged at the same time and go to a wedding coordinator to set up the perfect wedding. A clerical error puts them both down for nuptials on the same day at the same time. One of them will have to switch the date. More than the bouquet goes flying when these desperate brides-to-be fight it out for matrimonial supremacy
Timequest( Visual )

3 editions published between 2003 and 2004 in English and held by 42 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When a time-traveller from the future journeys to the past to stop the assassination of JFK, the world embarks on an extraordinary new course of history
 
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Languages
English (213)

Spanish (1)

Italian (1)

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Hello, darknessTough customerLethalEnvyWhite hotPlay dirtySmash cutThe bridges of Madison County