WorldCat Identities

Daniels, James

Works: 40 works in 405 publications in 1 language and 11,544 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Detective and mystery fiction  Psychological fiction  Political fiction  Domestic fiction  Suspense fiction  Romance fiction  College stories  Spy stories  History 
Roles: Narrator, Author, Instrumentalist
Classifications: PS3553.R264, 813.54
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works by James Daniels
The watchman by Robert Crais( Recording )

42 editions published between 2006 and 2015 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,300 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Joe Pike, an ex-cop, ex-Marine, ex-mercenary, is coerced into protecting Larkin Barkley, a hard-partying young heiress whose life is in danger after becoming a hunted witness in a secret federal investigation. "With the help of private investigator Elvis Cole, Pike uncovers a web of lies and betrayals. As the body count rises, Pike;s biggest threat might come from the girl herself, a lost soul in the CIty of Angels, determined to destroy herself unless Joe Pike can teach her the value of life ... and love."--Container
Chesapeake blue by Nora Roberts( Recording )

31 editions published between 2002 and 2013 in English and held by 1,264 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Seth Quinn is finally home. It's been a long journey. After a harrowing boyhood with his drug-addicted mother, he'd been taken in by the Quinn family, growing up with three older brothers who'd watched over him with love
Chasing darkness : an Elvis Cole novel by Robert Crais( Recording )

26 editions published between 2008 and 2014 in English and held by 1,153 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Three years ago, Elvis Cole discovered the evidence that allowed an innocent man to escape a murder charge. Now, preparing an evacuation in advance of a wildfire, police find that man dead, an apparent suicide. Found with the corpse are photos of the victim in that murder case, as well as other victims that were murdered later. Did Elvis Cole cost these young women their lives?
The last detective by Robert Crais( Recording )

23 editions published between 2003 and 2014 in English and Undetermined and held by 893 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Detective Elvis Cole's relationship with Lucy is strained. When her son is kidnapped, Elvis joins forces with his enigmatic partner, Joe Pike, LAPD detective Carol Starkey, and Lucy's wealthy ex-husband in a frantic race to find Ben alive
Midnight Bayou by Nora Roberts( Recording )

22 editions published between 2001 and 2013 in English and held by 827 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

While renovating an old mansion on the outskirts of New Orleans, Declan Fitzgerald begins seeing visions of days from a century past. Local legend has it that the house is haunted but he uncovers the reason for the strange sensations of terror and unbearable grief
The forgotten man by Robert Crais( Recording )

16 editions published between 2004 and 2014 in English and held by 759 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When a gunshot victim claims to be Elvis Cole's father, the LAPD detective launches a feverish search to uncover the past of the man he never knew
The Overton window by Glenn Beck( Recording )

12 editions published between 2010 and 2017 in English and Undetermined and held by 632 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An unprecedented attack on U.S. soil shakes the country to the core and puts into motion a frightening plan, decades in the making, to transform America and demonize all those who stand in the way. Exposing the plan and revealing the conspirators behind it, PR executive Noah Gardner hatches his own plan to save both the woman he loves and the individual freedoms he once took for granted
Smoke in mirrors by Jayne Ann Krentz( Recording )

25 editions published between 2001 and 2015 in English and held by 589 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Leonora Hutton must trust Thomas Walker to help her unravel a web of illusion and distortion. Meredith Spooner, Leonora's best friend embezzles millions from a college endowment fund and sends Leonora the safe-deposit box key just before she dies. The safe-deposit box also contains a book about Mirror House, the site of Meredith's last scam and newspaper stories about a thirty-year-old murder that occurred there, unsolved to this day
Hostage by Robert Crais( Recording )

18 editions published between 2001 and 2015 in English and held by 394 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jeff Talley, a negotiator with LAPD's SWAT unit, hits bottom after a hostage situation goes bad. He resigns to take a less stressful job as the chief of police in a sleepy little bedroom community. But when three men fleeing from a robbery take the family of a La Cosa Nostra member hostage, Talley may the only one capable of diffusing the crisis
Deep lie by Stuart Woods( Recording )

13 editions published between 2000 and 2009 in English and held by 392 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Agent Kate Rule is a member of a CIA team charged with keeping intelligence on the Soviet KGB. Her quarry, General VIktor Majorov, seems to be planning something: a secret attack on Sweden from a nuclear submarine. When her superiors at the CIA fail to take her suspicions seriously, Kate must race against time to prevent her darkest fears from coming true
Eden burning by Elizabeth Lowell( Recording )

14 editions published between 2001 and 2015 in English and held by 345 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Chase Wilcox, a man of science and Nicole Ballard, a research assistant, artist and dancer (whose stage name is Pele, goddess of fire) are joined on a scientific project that carries them into the tropical wonderland of Hawaii. In the shadow of Mount Kilauea, all restraints will be broken, as emotions flow hot and free as rivers of molten rock. And desire will erupt, as unpredictable and dangerous as the living volcano, transforming the very landscape of their lives
Silent Joe by T. Jefferson Parker( Recording )

14 editions published between 2001 and 2015 in English and held by 318 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young man, swept into the maelstrom of power and intimidation that surrounds his adoptive father's illustrious career as an Orange County politician, investigates the death of his father which leads him to secrets surrounding a little kidnapped girl and two gangs
Lullaby town by Robert Crais( Recording )

9 editions published between 1992 and 2008 in English and held by 289 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Hollywood's newest wunderkind is Peter Alan Nelson, the brilliant, erratic director known as the King of Adventure. His films make billions, but his manners make enemies. What the boy king wants, he gets, and what Nelson wants is for Elvis Cole to comb the country for the airhead wife and infant child the film-school flunkout dumped en route to becoming the third biggest filmmaker in America. It's the kind of case Cole can handle in his sleep -- until it turns out to be a nightmare. For when Cole finds Nelson's wife in a small Connecticut town, she's nothing like what he expects. The lady has some unwanted -- and very nasty -- mob connections, which means Elvis could be opening the East Coast branch of his P.I. office ... at the bottom of the Hudson River
The songcatcher by Sharyn McCrumb( Recording )

10 editions published between 2001 and 2012 in English and held by 275 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of a song that has been in folksinger Lark McCourry's family since the 1700s--and is about to be lost
The lighthouse keeper by James Michael Pratt( Recording )

10 editions published between 2000 and 2010 in English and held by 241 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"As a child, Peter O'Banyon's life changed irrevocably when his family was killed in a car accident. He was sent to live with his Uncle Billie, the keeper of the Port Hope Lighthouse in Massachusetts. From Billie, he learns the secret of keeping love alive even when tragedy strikes and he discovers how Billie himself was put to the test as a young man."--Container
The first billion : a novel by Christopher Reich( Recording )

9 editions published between 2002 and 2007 in English and held by 181 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The last thing Jett Gavallan would call himself was a hero. A fighter pilot in the Gulf War, he found himself in the wrong place at the wrong time. Now Gavallan lives with the memory and the blame for what happened. But he is determined not to let it destroy him. He has created Black Jet Securities, an international financial consulting firm, in order to use his expertise to create enough wealth to do some good in the world. It's a noble goal, but Black Jet Securities' latest and most ambitious deal could destroy everything that Gavallan has worked so hard to build
The tutor by Peter Abrahams( Recording )

8 editions published between 2002 and 2010 in English and held by 173 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When Scott and Linda Gardner hire Julian Sawyer to tutor their troubled teenage son Brandon, Julian seems like the answer to a prayer. He's bright, courteous, refined, and connects with Brandon in a way neither of his parents can. They embrace Julian almost as a member of the family. But the tutor has his own dark agenda. For Julian, the Gardners are like specimens in jars, creatures to be studied and manipulated. Each member of the family unintentionally reveals a secret to the tutor, giving him just the ammunition he needs to destroy them, one by one. Only Ruby, the Gardners' eleven year-old daughter, senses that Julian might not be what he seems and sets out to combat this seductive evil
Crying wolf by Peter Abrahams( Recording )

5 editions published between 2000 and 2010 in English and held by 173 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The beneficiary was a deserving student, the victim an arrogant billionaire; nothing bad was supposed to happen. But the plotter's story was too believable and the "wolf" was real
Snow garden by Christopher Rice( Recording )

10 editions published between 2001 and 2014 in English and held by 158 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Atherton University, freshman year. Kathryn, Randall, and Jesse come from different worlds, but find themselves drawn together in unexpected ways. For each of them, college promises a bright future and a way to disconnect from a dark, haunted past. But as winter sets in, their secret histories threaten to disrupt the layers of deceit that protect their fragile new lives
Gideon by Russell Andrews( Recording )

6 editions published between 1999 and 2012 in English and held by 141 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Hired in secret to write a story about a powerful man he is forbidden to meet, an author soon finds himself embroiled in a conspiracy and framed for murder
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The watchman
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Chesapeake blueChasing darkness : an Elvis Cole novelThe last detectiveMidnight BayouThe forgotten manThe Overton windowSmoke in mirrorsHostage