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Harding, Jeff

Works: 625 works in 1,649 publications in 1 language and 14,829 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Domestic fiction  Biography  History  Legal stories  Suspense fiction  Detective and mystery fiction  Drama  Popular works  Radio plays 
Roles: Narrator, Other, Author, Actor, Performer
Classifications: PS3553.H4838, 813.54
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works by Jeff Harding
The end of your life book club by Will Schwalbe( Recording )

5 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 941 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mary Anne Schwalbe is waiting for her chemotherapy treatments when Will casually asks her what she's reading. The conversation they have grows into tradition, soon they are reading the same books so they can have something to talk about in the hospital waiting room. The ones they choose range from classic to popular, from fantastic to spiritual, and we hear their passion for reading and their love for each other in their intimate and searching discussions
The wolf in winter by John Connolly( Recording )

8 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 274 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The community of Prosperous has always thrived when others have suffered. Its inhabitants are wealthy, its children secure. It shuns outsiders. It guards its own. The death of a homeless man and his missing daughter draw the private investigator Charlie Parker to town. In him the town and its protectors sense a threat graver than any they have ever faced, and Parker will encounter his most vicious opponents yet. Charlie Parker has been marked to die so that Prosperous may survive
In the shadow of the cypress a novel by Thomas Steinbeck( Recording )

9 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 227 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In 1906, Doctor Charles H. Gilbert, a Stanford professor of marine biology discovers some ancient jade artifacts on California's Monterey Peninsula. The existence of these sacred stones, if authenticated, would indicate a very early Asian presence in the New World, an idea that conflicts with modern beliefs. When the Chinese fishing village where the artifacts were discovered is completely burned to the ground, there are many conflicting opinions about the proper fate of these artifacts. Eventually, a wealthy businessman agrees to pay for the stones to be transported back to China -- but a tragic explosion on the boat occurs and the relics are lost at sea.until nearly a hundred years later when two young scholars join forces and attempt to locate the sunken treasure
A song of shadows by John Connolly( Recording )

6 editions published in 2015 in English and held by 179 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Still recovering from his life-threatening wounds, private detective Charlie Parker investigates a case that has its origins in a Nazi concentration camp during the Second World War. Parker has retreated to the small Maine town of Boreas to regain his strength. There he befriends a widow named Ruth Winter and her young daughter, Amanda. But Ruth has her secrets. Old atrocities are about to be unearthed, and old sinners will kill to hide their sins
Maximum impact by Jack Henderson( )

4 editions published between 2007 and 2012 in English and held by 161 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In 1993, a legendary hacker brainstorms the ultimate terrorist attack in a members-only online chat room. On September 11, 2001, he sees his dark vision materializing into a murderous reality. Jeannie Reese, lead designer in the US government's Total Information Awareness program, begins a high-tech pursuit of this mythical figure of the Internet underground. But the hunt soon leads Jeannie down an alarming trail of revelations: the terrorists are gathering again and a massive follow-up attack is coming, designed by the most formidable mind she's ever encountered
Kane and Abel by Jeffrey Archer( Recording )

7 editions published between 2004 and 2009 in English and held by 154 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

William Lowell Kane and Abel Rosnovski, one the son of a Boston millionaire, the other a penniless Polish immigrant--two men born on the same day on opposite sides of the world, their paths destined to cross in the ruthless struggle to build an empire
Run by Ann Patchett( )

5 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 145 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The unforgiving New England weather has taken a turn for the worse on the day Doyle drags his reluctant sons to a speech by Jesse Jackson. Fired by Jackson's rhetoric, he is perplexed by the boys' indifference. Tiff and Teddy are adopted. Teddy - open, affectionate, the gentle dreamer - thinks he has found his calling in the Catholic church. Tip is more serious, reserving his own passionate interest for ichthyology
The Swede by Robert Karjel( Recording )

4 editions published in 2015 in English and held by 141 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ernst Grip of the Swedish security police has no idea why he's been dispatched to a remote American military base in the Indian Ocean. Met by FBI agent Shauna Friedman, he learns that the U.S. wants him to determine whether a prisoner they're holding is a Swedish citizen. The detainee is a suspect in an Islamist-inspired terror attack in the U.S
All he ever wanted by Anita Shreve( Recording )

7 editions published between 2003 and 2007 in English and held by 127 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A fire in a New Hampshire hotel in 1899 first brings Nicholas and Etna together; a chance meeting which results in their marriage. Many years later, on a train bound for Florida, Nicholas recounts their courtship and their time together, revealing a patchwork of promises, truths, secrets and lies
The economic naturalist why economics explains almost everything by Robert H Frank( )

5 editions published between 2010 and 2012 in English and held by 101 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This book helps you discover the secrets behind hundreds of everyday enigmas. Why is there a light in your fridge but not in your freezer? Why do 24-hour shops bother having locks on their doors? Why did Kamikaze pilots wear helmets? The answer is simple: economics. Economics doesn't just happen in classrooms or international banks. It is everywhere and influences everything we do and see, from the cinema screen to the streets. It can even explain some of life's most intriguing enigmas. For years, economist Robert Frank has been encouraging his students to use economics to explain the strange situations they encounter in everyday life, from peculiar product design to the vagaries of sex appeal. Now he shares the most intriguing - and bizarre - questions and the economic principles that answer them to reveal why many of the most puzzling parts of everyday life actually make perfect (economic) sense
Codex by Lev Grossman( )

5 editions published between 2004 and 2012 in English and held by 100 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Edward Wozny, a hot shot young banker, is sent to help one of his firm's most important and mysterious clients. When asked to uncrate and organise a personal library of rare books, Edward's initial indignation turns to intrigue as he realises that among the volumes there may be hidden a unique medieval codex, a priceless bound manuscript that has been kept sealed away for many years and for many reasons. Edward's intrigue becomes obsession that only deepens as friends draw him into a peculiar and addictive computer game and mystifying paralells begin to emerge between the game's virtual reality and the legend of the codex
Black river by G. M Ford( Recording )

4 editions published between 2006 and 2009 in English and held by 87 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

There is no stronger argument for the death penalty than Nicholas Balagula - but so far the elusive sociopath has escaped punishment through ruthless intimidation, jury tampering, and the fortuitous deaths of chief prosecution witnesses. Now the bloodthirsty West Coast crime boss has been charged with sixty-three counts of murder, and rogue journalist Frank Corso is the only nonparticipant allowed to observe the closed proceedings, which has placed the reclusive writer uncomfortably in the center ring of the most crazed media circus to hit Seattle in years
Ben-Hur by Lew Wallace( Recording )

14 editions published between 1994 and 2009 in English and Undetermined and held by 86 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Details how a wealthy young Jewish man and his family, who are all experiencing changing fortunes under Roman tyranny, are affected by the life and teachings of a Nazarene named Jesus Christ
Star Island by Carl Hiaasen( Recording )

6 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in English and held by 84 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

22-year-old pop star Cherry Pye is attempting a comeback from her drug and alcohol disaster. Ann DeLusia is Cherry's 'undercover stunt double'. One night, Ann is mistakenly kidnapped from a Miami hotel by an obsessed paparazzo
Never go back a Jack Reacher novel by Lee Child( Recording )

6 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 83 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After an epic journey all the way from South Dakota, Jack Reacher has finally made it to Virginia. His destination: the the headquarters of his old unit, the 110th MP. Why? He wants to meet the new commanding officer, Major Susan Turner. He liked her voice on the phone. But the officer sitting behind Reacher's old desk isn't a woman. Reacher doesn't expect what comes next: he is accused of homicide. And he certainly doesn't expect to hear these words: 'You're back in the army, Major. And your ass is mine.'
Beach road by James Patterson( Recording )

6 editions published between 2007 and 2008 in English and held by 80 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tom Dunleavy has a law firm in the legendary East Hampton, summer home to billionaires and Hollywood celebrities. When an old friend of his is arrested for a triple murder near a movie star's mansion, Tom is in the public eye for the first time in his life. Dante Halleyville asks Tom to represent him in what could be the trial of the century. Tom knows in his gut that Dante is innocent, and recruits super-lawyer, and ex-girlfriend, Kate Costello to help fight the case. As Tom wonders if Kate can ever forgive him for his past sins, the case takes on astonishing dimensions, revealing a world of illegal pleasures and revenge among the super rich
The interpretation of murder [a novel] by Jed Rubenfeld( Recording )

3 editions published between 2006 and 2007 in English and held by 77 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

'The Interpretation of Murder' is an inventive tour de force inspired by Sigmund Freud's 1909 visit to America, accompanied by protege and rival Carl Jung
No man's land by G. M Ford( Recording )

5 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 76 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Meza Azul Correctional Facility, Arizona is designed to hold the worst collection of criminals in the USA. It is also prided by its founders for being escape-proof. So it is with mixed horror and disbelief that Governor James Blaine discovers "lifer" and ex-Navy submarine captain Timothy Driver has somehow managed to take control of the security and surveillance systems and begin releasing his fellow prisoners
Bad luck and trouble [a Jack Reacher novel] by Lee Child( Recording )

7 editions published between 2007 and 2012 in English and held by 76 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The events of 9/11 changed Jack Reacher's drifter lifestyle. In addition to his folding toothbrush, he now needs to carry photo ID to get around. Yet he is still as close to untraceable as any human being in America can get. So when a member of his old Army unit manages to get a message to him, he knows it has to be deadly serious. The Special Investigators have always watched each other's backs. Now one of them has turned up dead - and six others can't be found at all. The buddies from his old unit are in big trouble and Jack Reacher won't let that go
Sacred stone by Clive Cussler( Recording )

4 editions published between 2005 and 2010 in English and held by 76 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In the remote wastes of Greenland, a young scientist has unearthed an artifact hidden in a cave: a fifty thousand year-old meteorite known as the Sacred Stone, which he soon discovers possesses potentially catastrophic radioactive power. The astounding find places him in the crossfire of two opposing terrorist groups who seek the stone for themselves. One is a group of Muslim extremists who have stolen a nuclear device - with the power of the meteorite they could vaporize any city in the West. The other group is led by a megalomaniacal industrialist who seeks to carry out the utter annihilation of Islam itself...Caught between two militant factions bent on wholesale slaughter, Juan Cabrillo and his ship of high-tech mercenaries, known as the Corporation, must fight to protect the scientist and the Sacred Stone - and prevent the outbreak of World War 111
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In the shadow of the cypress a novel
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Kane and AbelAll he ever wantedBen-HurNo man's land