Most widely held works about Alexander Adams
Most widely held works by Alexander Adams
Monster by Jonathan Kellerman ( Recording )
9 editions published between 1999 and 2008 in English and held by 625 libraries worldwide
Delaware must discover how a nonfunctional psychotic imprisoned in a supposedly secure institution can predict brutal murders in the outside world.
A farewell to arms by Ernest Hemingway ( Recording )
6 editions published between 1999 and 2000 in English and held by 559 libraries worldwide
The tragic results of a love affair between an American medic and a British nurse on the Italian Front in World War I.
The Hammer of Eden by Ken Follett ( Recording )
7 editions published between 1998 and 2000 in English and held by 549 libraries worldwide
A young FBI agent races against the clock to stop a terrorist group from triggering a man-made earthquake in San Francisco.
Star Wars, episode I the phantom menace by Terry Brooks ( Recording )
8 editions published in 1999 in English and held by 548 libraries worldwide
Return to the beginning of the Star Wars saga where a tale of good and evil, myth and magic, innocence and power unfolds.
The sun also rises by Ernest Hemingway ( Recording )
9 editions published between 1989 and 2004 in English and held by 542 libraries worldwide
A story of expatriate Americans and British living in Paris after the First World War.
For whom the bell tolls by Ernest Hemingway ( Recording )
4 editions published between 1992 and 1999 in English and held by 541 libraries worldwide
A time to kill by John Grisham ( Recording )
5 editions published between 1992 and 2002 in English and held by 437 libraries worldwide
Following the rape of his 10-year-old daughter by two white men in Clanton, Mississippi, a black father takes justice into his own hands with an assualt rifle. During the ensuing trial, defense attorney Jake Brigance struggles to save his client's life, and then his own.
Blood test by Jonathan Kellerman ( Recording )
7 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 415 libraries worldwide
Five-year-old Woody Swope is ill but his parents refuse to agree to the one treatment that could save his life. Dr. Alex Delaware sets out to convince them only to find that they've left the hospital and taken their son with them. Worse, the sleazy motel room where they had been staying is empty - except for an ominous bloodstain. Now Alex and his friend, homicide detective Milo Sturgis, have no choice but to push the law to the breaking point. They've entered an amoral underworld where drugs, dreams, and sex are all for sale ... where fantasies are fulfilled at any price ... even at the cost of a young boy's life.
The web by Jonathan Kellerman ( Recording )
4 editions published between 1996 and 2010 in English and held by 411 libraries worldwide
Dr. Woodrew Moreland, a respected scientist, has invited Alex Delaware, psychologist/detective, to his home on a tiny Pacific island to help him organize his papers for publication. It's a light workload leaving plenty of time for Alex and his girlfriend, Robin, to relax. Quickly, however, secretive houseguests and unexplained visitors dim the pleasures of deep blue water and white sands. Alex can't help wondering why Dr. Moreland really invited him to the island. When he probes, Alex discovers a sour and unwelcome truth. But truth it is, and its discovery comes just in time to save Alex and Robin from the violence that threatens them.
The phantom of the opera by Gaston Leroux ( Recording )
11 editions published between 1988 and 2008 in English and held by 404 libraries worldwide
Under the Paris Opera House lives a disfigured musical genius who uses music to win the love of a beautiful opera singer.
The old man and the sea by Ernest Hemingway ( Recording )
11 editions published between 1988 and 2000 in English and held by 399 libraries worldwide
An old Cuban fisherman named Santiago who finally catches a magnificent fish after weeks of not catching anything. After three days of playing the fish, he finally manages to reel it in and lash it to his boat, only to have sharks eat it as he returns to the harbor. Santiago is spent but triumphant as the other fishermen marvel at the size of the skeleton.
No safe place by Richard North Patterson ( Recording )
11 editions published between 1998 and 2008 in English and held by 396 libraries worldwide
Senator Kerry Kilcannon may win the California presidential primary but he has problems. His brother, a presidential candidate, was assassinated in California, and now he is being stalked by an abortion-clinic murderer.
Survival of the fittest by Jonathan Kellerman ( Recording )
8 editions published between 1997 and 2010 in English and held by 386 libraries worldwide
Psychologist Dr. Alex Delaware confronts an almost unimaginably cruel, arrogant and obsessed killer after the slightly retarded daughter of a diplomat is murdered on a school field trip.
The pelican brief by John Grisham ( Recording )
3 editions published in 1992 in English and held by 377 libraries worldwide
Two supreme court justices are murdered within hours of each other, and Darby Shaw, a law student at Tulane, thinks she has the answer. She prepares a meticulous, speculative brief that builds a strong case against a surprise suspect -- a suspect with powerful friends that wants her and her brief out of the way for good.
The clinic by Jonathan Kellerman ( Recording )
7 editions published between 1997 and 2010 in English and Undetermined and held by 372 libraries worldwide
For three months, the police find no clues in the stabbing death of Hope Devane, the author of a pop-psychology bestseller. So they turn to Dr. Alex Delaware to study the case for insights that might point to a killer. As Alex unlocks the private compartments of Hope's life, the murder looks calculated and vengeful. A study of her childhood reveals that she kept secrets from everyone. It also helps Alex set a trap for killer.
Over the edge by Jonathan Kellerman ( Recording )
5 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 372 libraries worldwide
When six young prostitutes are found strangled in Los Angeles, an investigation begins that takes the reader on a wild ride involving powerful families and close friends. Child-psychologist Alex Delaware has received a garbled, middle-of-the-night crisis call from an ex-patient. As Dr. Delaware becomes involved, he stumbles on a deep secret, one that has existed for over forty years. Along with detective Milo Sturgis, Delaware is about to find himself on a journey into an unforgettably brutal world of madness and murderous passion.
Billy Straight by Jonathan Kellerman ( Recording )
5 editions published in 1998 in English and held by 361 libraries worldwide
Twelve-year-old Billy Straight is caught in a twilight world of violence and evil where he must rely on his wits and his moral courage as he tries to survive on L.A.'s meanest streets after witnessing a murder.
When the bough breaks by Jonathan Kellerman ( Recording )
5 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 360 libraries worldwide
Working together, a detective and a child psychologist investigate a child molestation ring that uses a center for troubled children as a front.
The snows of Kilimanjaro and, the short happy life of Francis Macomber by Ernest Hemingway ( Recording )
5 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 344 libraries worldwide
The Snows of Kilimanjaro, the protagonist perishes of gangrene alone out in the bush, recognizing his failure as a writer: a writer who never had the nerve to write. He dies with stoic acceptance and a view of the famous summit unseen by any alive. In the Short happy Life of Francis Macomber, Francis is too wimpy to face down a wounded lion, let alone satisfy his wife in bed.
The chamber by John Grisham ( Recording )
2 editions published in 1994 in English and held by 330 libraries worldwide
In 1967, Mississippi Clan member Sam Cayhall's trial for bombing a law office ends in a hung jury. In 1979, an ambitious DA reopens the case and Cayhall is convicted. In 1990, a young Chicago lawyer, Adam Hall, asks to work on the case. With time running out and Cayhall facing the death penalty, what is Hall's interest?
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