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Adams, Alexander

Overview
Works: 100 works in 430 publications in 1 language and 13,791 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Psychological fiction  History  Musical fiction  Detective and mystery fiction  War stories  Juvenile works  Political fiction  Romance fiction  Drama 
Roles: Narrator, Performer, Author, Artist, Illustrator, Editor
Classifications: PS3515.E37, 813.54
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works about Alexander Adams
  • Adams by Jessie Stewart Adams( )
 
Most widely held works by Alexander Adams
Monster by Jonathan Kellerman( Recording )

15 editions published between 1999 and 2014 in English and held by 576 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Delaware must discover how a nonfunctional psychotic imprisoned in a supposedly secure institution can predict brutal murders in the outside world
Star Wars, episode I : the phantom menace by Terry Brooks( Recording )

14 editions published between 1999 and 2000 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 542 WorldCat member 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 )

10 editions published between 1989 and 2004 in English and held by 468 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents a story of expatriate Americans and Britons living in Paris following the First World War. Talented yet cynical, they suffered from a failure of purpose and came to be known collectively as "the lost generation."
The phantom of the opera by Gaston Leroux( Recording )

18 editions published between 1988 and 2008 in English and held by 459 WorldCat member 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 actors, singers, and patrons of the Paris Opera House say that a ghost haunts the labyrinthine chambers beneath its stage. Those who laugh off such superstitions always do so nervously, in the bright light of day. Nearly everyone connected with the opera house in any way has felt the phantom's vague, troubling presence. But beautiful, talented young singer Christine Daae will soon experience a terror far more acute than any vague feeling of unease. For she is about to learn the secret of why the man who has made the tunnels beneath Paris his private domain must forever hide his face behind a mask. Part horror story, part historical romance, and part detective thriller, the timeless tale of a masked, disfigured musical genius who lives beneath the Paris Opera House is familiar to millions of readers, as well as to movie and theater-goers. At the heart of the story's long-standing popularity lies its questioning of a universal theme: the relationship between outward appearance and the beauty or darkness of the human soul
A farewell to arms by Ernest Hemingway( Recording )

10 editions published between 1988 and 2000 in English and held by 441 WorldCat member 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
Blood test by Jonathan Kellerman( Recording )

12 editions published between 1986 and 2012 in English and held by 436 WorldCat member 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
When the bough breaks by Jonathan Kellerman( Recording )

13 editions published between 2000 and 2012 in English and held by 433 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In the first Alex Delaware novel, Dr. Morton Handler practiced a strange brand of psychiatry. Among his specialties were fraud, extortion, and sexual manipulation. Handler paid for his sins when he was brutally murdered in his luxurious Pacific Palisades apartment. The police have no leads, but they do have one possible witness: seven-year-old Melody Quinn. It's psychologist Dr. Alex Delaware's job to try to unlock the terrible secret buried in Melody's memory
For whom the bell tolls by Ernest Hemingway( Recording )

8 editions published between 1992 and 1999 in English and held by 422 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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A time to kill by John Grisham( Recording )

8 editions published between 1993 and 2002 in English and held by 383 WorldCat member 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
The clinic by Jonathan Kellerman( )

10 editions published between 1997 and 2010 in English and held by 374 WorldCat member 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 the killer."Kellerman mines new realms of psychological terror
The pelican brief by John Grisham( Recording )

5 editions published in 1992 in English and held by 353 WorldCat member 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 web by Jonathan Kellerman( Recording )

9 editions published between 1995 and 2010 in English and held by 353 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Psychologist-detective Dr. Alex Delaware finds terror in the heart of paradise in this relentlessly sinister novel by America's premier writer of psychological suspense, the author of ten successive New York Times bestsellers. Three months in paradise, all expenses paid. It's an invitation Alex Delaware can't refuse. Dr
Bad love by Jonathan Kellerman( Recording )

14 editions published between 1994 and 2010 in English and held by 342 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

It came in a plain brown wrapper, no return address?an audiocassette recording of a horrifying, soul-lacerating scream, followed by the sound of a childlike voice chanting: "Bad love. Bad love. Don't give me the bad love... ". For Alex Delaware the tape is the first intimation that he is about to enter a living nightmare. Others soon follow: disquieting laughter echoing over a phone line that suddenly goes dead, a chilling act of trespass and vandalism. He has become the target of a carefully orchestrated campaign of vague threats and intimidation rapidly building to a crescendo as harassment turns to terror, mischief to madness. With the help of his friend LAPD detective Milo Sturgis, Alex uncovers a series of violent deaths that may follow a diabolical pattern. And if he fails to decipher the twisted logic of the stalker's mind games, Alex will be the next to die. Taut, penetrating, terrifying, Bad Love is vintage Kellerman. Also available on BDD Audio Cassette
Self-defense by Jonathan Kellerman( Recording )

12 editions published between 1995 and 2010 in English and held by 341 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A woman suffering from recurring nightmares sees a psychiatrist. He traces them back to a crime committed 20 years earlier and goes to the scene to obtain confirmation. A tale of psychological suspense by the author of When the Bough Breaks
Capture the flag by Dani Rovira( Visual )

2 editions published between 2015 and 2016 in English and held by 338 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Space travel runs in Mike Goldwing's family: both his father and grandfather were astronauts. But the twelve-year-old's estranged grandfather, Frank, has lived a life isolated after missing out on the chance to make history as a member of the Apollo XI crew. When Mike discovers that an eccentric billionaire plans to fly to the moon, claim its vast, valuable mineral resources, and destroy the American flag planted by the Apollo XI astronauts, the countdown to a spectacular adventure begins!
The old man and the sea by Ernest Hemingway( Recording )

14 editions published between 1988 and 2000 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 337 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Santiago is a Cuban fisherman who encounters a giant marlin in the Gulf Stream and the battle for his catch becomes one of survival against a band of marauding sharks
Monster by Walter Dean Myers( )

7 editions published between 2006 and 2012 in English and held by 336 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Accused as an accomplice in a Harlem, Steve Harmon, an amateur filmmaker, transcribes his trial into a movie script
Survival of the fittest by Jonathan Kellerman( Recording )

11 editions published between 1997 and 2010 in English and held by 328 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this follow-up to the New York Times bestseller THE CLINIC, Jonathan Kellerman proves that he is one of crime fiction's hottest authors. Psychologist Dr. Alex Delaware confronts a killer who takes as much pleasure in matching wits with the police as in robbing human life. A diplomat's retarded daughter is murdered on a school field trip. The girl's father denies the possibility of a political motive, leaving LAPD detective Milo Sturgis and his longtime friend Alex Delaware stymied
Silent partner by Jonathan Kellerman( )

12 editions published between 1992 and 2012 in English and held by 326 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Alex Delaware, a professional psychologist and occasional detective, has never quite put his affair with Sharon to rest. So years later, when he meets her again, it brings back the bittersweet of their love and breakup. But the next day Sharon is dead, an apparent suicide. How can it be? Alex vows to find the truth. With little to go on but Sharon's long-ago tales, he puts together a web of clues ... an old film, some crude childish drawings, a photograph. But suddenly his investigation takes a deadly turn when a murderer strikes
No safe place by Richard North Patterson( Recording )

12 editions published between 1998 and 2008 in English and held by 322 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A pro-abortion presidential candidate is stalked by a pro-life assassin during an electoral campaign in California. The candidate is Kerry Kilcannon, a senator from New Jersey whose brother was shot when he ran for president
 
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Alternative Names

controlled identityGardner, Grover

controlled identityParker, Tom

Alexander Adams

Languages
English (215)