WorldCat Identities

Adams, Alexander

Overview
Works: 113 works in 520 publications in 1 language and 13,278 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  History  Psychological fiction  Musical fiction  Detective and mystery fiction  War stories  Bildungsromans  Allegories  Juvenile works  War fiction 
Roles: Narrator, Performer, Author, Editor
Classifications: PS3515.E37, 813.54
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Alexander Adams
Monster by Jonathan Kellerman( Recording )

15 editions published between 1999 and 2014 in English and held by 531 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 )

15 editions published between 1999 and 2000 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 485 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 phantom of the opera by Gaston Leroux( Recording )

25 editions published between 1911 and 2008 in English and held by 432 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents the story of an elusive and grotesque "phantom" who abducts a beautiful opera singer into the depths of the Paris Opera House. A dramatic search for the missing girl leads to the truth about her strange captor
The sun also rises by Ernest Hemingway( Recording )

12 editions published between 1989 and 2004 in English and held by 424 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of expatriate Americans and British in Paris between the wars. Talented and cynical, left without illusions by a war that killed many of their contemporaries, they suffered a failure of purpose that Gertrude Stein identified and named "The lost generation."
A farewell to arms by Ernest Hemingway( Recording )

12 editions published between 1988 and 2000 in English and held by 402 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
When the bough breaks by Jonathan Kellerman( Recording )

15 editions published between 2000 and 2012 in English and held by 397 WorldCat member 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
For whom the bell tolls by Ernest Hemingway( Recording )

11 editions published between 1992 and 1999 in English and held by 386 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of Robert Jordan, an American fighting with anti-fascist guerillas in the mountains of Spain
Blood test by Jonathan Kellerman( Recording )

15 editions published between 1986 and 2012 in English and held by 383 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
The Hammer of Eden by Ken Follett( Recording )

10 editions published between 1998 and 2000 in English and held by 362 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A group of eco-terrorists threaten to start an earthquake and destroy San Francisco unless the government abandons plans to create a dam. They are ignored until the earth trembles and FBI agent Judy Maddox discovers that the technology for a man-made earthquake is available. At which point a race against time gets underway
The clinic by Jonathan Kellerman( )

11 editions published between 1997 and 2010 in English and held by 352 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 killer
A time to kill by John Grisham( Recording )

9 editions published between 1993 and 2002 in English and held by 350 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
Capture the flag by Dani Rovira( Visual )

2 editions published between 2015 and 2016 in English and held by 344 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!
Monster by Walter Dean Myers( )

7 editions published between 2006 and 2012 in English and held by 329 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

15 editions published between 1994 and 2010 in English and held by 325 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
The old man and the sea by Ernest Hemingway( Recording )

16 editions published between 1988 and 2000 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 317 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
The pelican brief by John Grisham( Recording )

6 editions published in 1992 in English and held by 316 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
Self-defense by Jonathan Kellerman( Recording )

11 editions published between 1995 and 2010 in English and held by 314 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
Survival of the fittest by Jonathan Kellerman( Recording )

11 editions published between 1998 and 2010 in English and held by 303 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
No safe place by Richard North Patterson( Recording )

16 editions published between 1998 and 2008 in English and held by 295 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
Over the edge by Jonathan Kellerman( Recording )

10 editions published between 2000 and 2012 in English and held by 271 WorldCat member 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
 
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The phantom of the operaA farewell to armsWhen the bough breaksThe Hammer of EdenThe clinicMonsterBad loveThe pelican brief
Alternative Names

controlled identityGardner, Grover

controlled identityParker, Tom

Adams, Alexander B.

Languages
English (242)