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Leslie, Don

Overview
Works: 27 works in 99 publications in 1 language and 3,504 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Juvenile works  Short stories  Psychological fiction  Biography  Domestic fiction  Young adult works  Short stories, American  Fantasy fiction, American  Suspense fiction 
Roles: Narrator, Performer
Classifications: PS3561.I4873, 813.54
Publication Timeline
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Publications by  Don Leslie Publications by Don Leslie
Most widely held works by Don Leslie
Pathfinder by Orson Scott Card ( Recording )
11 editions published between 2010 and 2011 in English and held by 531 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Thirteen-year-old Rigg has a secret ability to see the paths of others' pasts, but revelations after his father's death set him on a dangerous quest that brings new threats from those who would either control his destiny or kill him
Robert Ludlum's the Altman code a covert-one novel by Robert Ludlum ( Recording )
14 editions published between 2003 and 2012 in English and held by 449 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Covert-One agent Jon Smith is trying to find proof of a Chinese cargo ship rumored to be carrying tons of chemicals for use in a biological weapon, a secret that has already resulted in the deaths of two men
Aloft a novel by Chang-rae Lee ( Recording )
9 editions published between 2004 and 2010 in English and held by 298 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The story follows the life of a suburban, white, middle-class man during a time of family crisis. Jerry's favorite diversion is to take his small plane and fly solo over Long Island. When his daughter and her fiance arrive from Oregon to announce their marriage plans--Theresa's dangerous pregnancy, he thinks back over his life and begins to face his disengagement with it and with his relationships with others: with his deceased wife, the circumstances of whose death has never fully addmitted to; with his former girlfriend, whom he still longs for, with his pregnant daughter, who refuses to address the cancer that is killing her, with his son, who is losing the family business; and with his father, who is in a nursing home
The thing about life is that one day you'll be dead by David Shields ( Recording )
6 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 283 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The author offers a meditation on mortality as he chronicles his own life and that of his family from cradle to grave, integrating biological details with cultural history and criticism to furnish a portrait of human existence as revealed through a single family
Every now and then by Karen Kingsbury ( Recording )
2 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 257 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Alex Brady shuts out all relationships when he loses his beloved father in the Twin Towers on 9/11. Will he have the courage to open his heart to love again?
The testament by Eric Lustbader ( Recording )
4 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 218 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
After his fathers death Braverman Shaw discovers that his father belonged to a secret society, the Order of Gnostic Observatines. The Order has long protected a lost testament that could shake Christianity to its foundations
Loser's town a David Spandau novel by Daniel Depp ( Recording )
4 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 185 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Part time investigator David Spandau is caught in the middle of a deadly Hollywood conspiracy. After returning from vacation, he meets with Bobby Dye, a rising young movie star, who is being threatened and blackmailed. Dye has a shadier past than Spandau realized, and things begin to turn sour after Spandau gets involved
The color master by Aimee Bender ( Recording )
2 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 174 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In this collection, Bender's unique talents sparkle brilliantly in stories about people searching for connection through love, sex, and family ... while navigating the often painful realities of their lives. A traumatic event unfolds when a girl with flowing hair of golden wheat appears in an apple orchard, where a group of people await her. A woman plays out a prostitution fantasy with her husband and finds she cannot go back to her old sex life. An ugly woman marries an ogre and struggles to decide if she should stay with him after he mistakenly eats their children. Two sisters travel deep into Malaysia, where one learns the art of mending tigers who have been ripped to shreds
The dispossessed a novel by Ursula K Le Guin ( )
2 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 135 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Shevek, a brilliant physicist from the anarchist moon Anarres, risks his life by traveling to the mother planet of Urras in the hope of offering wisdom to its inhabitants and to reunite the two long-alienated worlds
Robert Ludlum's the Altman code a covert-one novel by Robert Ludlum ( Recording )
4 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 131 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A Chinese ship, rumoured to carry tonnes of chemicals for Saddam Hussein to create new biological weapons, is being covertly tracked by the US Navy. The President cannot let the ship reach Iraq. He orders Fred Klein, head of Covert-One, to find solid proof of what the Chinese ship is ferrying
The hanged man tales of dread : the short fiction of Orson Scott Card by Orson Scott Card ( )
2 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in English and held by 131 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This first volume in a five-volume anthology of Orson Scott Card's short stories features eleven chilling tales that provoke the dreaded dark side of the reader's imagination A sinful man finally faces his conscience in the form of a baby-like creature that haunts his waking hours. A thrill-seeking playboy uses a time machine to experience the excitement of death without actually dying
Falls the shadow by William Lashner ( Recording )
2 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 127 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A beautiful woman is dead, her husband convicted of the grisly murder. In seeking his acquittal, defense attorney Victor Carl must confront not only a determined prosecutor and a police detective who might have set up his client, but also a strange dentist named Bob. Thanks to Bob, Victor is suddenly dressing better, dating a stunning woman, and both his economic prospects and his teeth are gleaming. It is all good, until Victor finds a troubling connection between Bob and the murdered wife. Is Bob a kind of saint, or is this obsessive Good Samaritan, in reality, a murderer?--Container
Victory Square a novel by Olen Steinhauer ( )
5 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 109 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
One of the People's Militia's earliest cases reemerges to torment its inspectors, including militia chief Emil Brod, the original detective on the case. His arrest of a revolutionary leader in the late 1940s resulted in the politician's imprisonment, but at the time Brod was too young to understand how great the cost would be. Only now, in 1989, when he is days from retirement and spends more and more time looking over his shoulder, does he realize that his actions in the line of duty may get him--and others--killed
The Sam Gunn omnibus by Ben Bova ( )
3 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 93 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Sam Gunn has a reputation as the twenty-first century's greatest entrepreneur and most hated public figure. Visionary scoundrel, lover, liar, he is small in stature but larger than life. And as this compilation of Sam Gunn tales proves, it's not easy being the solar systems's most infamous space cowboy
The best American mystery stories 2002 ( Recording )
2 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 87 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A collection of the best in mystery writing includes contributions by Robert B. Parker, Scott Wolven, Daniel Waterman, Joe Gores, and other notable authors
A life that matters the legacy of Terri Schiavo-- a lesson for us all by Mary Schindler ( Recording )
2 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 82 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In 2005, the case of the comatose Terri Schiavo came before the courts, pitting her husband, who wanted life support ended, against her family. In the aftermath of Terri's death, her parents, brother, and sister tell their side of the story that divided the country
Voice of the whirlwind by Walter Jon Williams ( )
6 editions published between 2008 and 2012 in English and held by 79 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Etienne Steward is a clone, also known as a beta. When he first awakes, his memories are fifteen years old, because the original Steward, the alpha, never bothered to have a brain-scan update. In those fifteen years, the entire world has changed. An alien race known as The Powers has established relations with humanity. The Orbital Policorp which held his allegiance has collapsed. He fought and survived the off-world Artifacts War, but dozens of his friends did not. Both his first and second wives have divorced him. More importantly, someone has murdered him, causing the activation of the beta back-up. Now Steward has to figure out who wanted him dead, if he doesn't want to die again."--Wikipedia
The Sam Gunn omnibus by Ben Bova ( )
2 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 54 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Sam Gunn has a reputation as the twenty-first century's greatest entrepreneur and most hated public figure. Visionary scoundrel, lover, liar, he is small in stature but larger than life. And as this compilation of Sam Gunn tales proves, it's not easy being the solar systems's most infamous space cowboy
The Sam Gunn omnibus by Ben Bova ( Recording )
4 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 21 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Sam Gunn has a reputation as the twenty-first century's greatest entrepreneur and most hated public figure. Visionary scoundrel, lover, liar, he is small in stature but larger than life. And as this compilation of Sam Gunn tales proves, it's not easy being the solar systems's most infamous space cowboy
Flux [tales of human futures] by Orson Scott Card ( Recording )
3 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 18 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This second volume of Orson Scott Card's five-volume anthology of short stories features seven tales exploring possible future scenarios for the human race. A fascistic government's capital punishment extends beyond death. Intellectually superior aliens from a doomed world choose Earth's dogs as their new vessels. Not-quite-human beings on an Earth wasted by biological warfare continously fight an enemy which has long been annihilated
 
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