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Stechschulte, Tom

Overview
Works: 368 works in 1,549 publications in 1 language and 84,794 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Psychological fiction  Detective and mystery fiction  Juvenile works  Children's audiobooks  Biography  Domestic fiction  Anecdotes  War stories  Romance fiction 
Roles: Narrator, Actor, Proofreader
Classifications: PS3563.C337, 813.54
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Most widely held works by Tom Stechschulte
No country for old men by Cormac McCarthy( Recording )

23 editions published between 2005 and 2011 in English and held by 2,155 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Llewelyn Moss is hunting antelope near the Texas/Mexico border when he stumbles upon several dead men, a big stash of heroin, and more than two million dollars in cash. He takes off with the money--and the hunter becomes the hunted. A drug cartel hires a former Special Forces agent to track down the loot, and a ruthless killer joins the chase as well. Also looking for Moss is the aging Sheriff Bell, a World War II veteran who may be Moss' only hope for survival
The road by Cormac McCarthy( Recording )

21 editions published between 2006 and 2015 in English and held by 2,148 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

America is a barren landscape of smoldering ashes, devoid of life except for those people still struggling to scratch out some type of existence. Amidst the destruction, a father and his young son walk, always toward the coast, but with no real understanding that circumstances will improve once they arrive. Still they persevere, and their relationship comes to represent goodness in a world that is utterly devastated
Plainsong by Kent Haruf( Recording )

11 editions published between 1999 and 2011 in English and held by 1,262 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A heartstrong story of family and romance, tribulation and tenacity, set on the High Plains east of Denver
A drop of the hard stuff by Lawrence Block( Recording )

10 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 1,245 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

New York private detective and recovering alcoholic Matthew Scudder is already struggling with his sobriety when his friend and fellow AA member Jack Ellery is found murdered. Now the only thing keeping Scudder from the bottle is his obsession with finding the culprit
Shutter Island by Dennis Lehane( Recording )

21 editions published between 2003 and 2010 in English and held by 1,221 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A U.S. Marshal and his partner come to Shutter Island's Ashcliffe Hospital in search of an escaped mental patient, but instead, uncover true wickedness as Ashcliffe's mysterious patient treatments propel them to the brink of insanity
In the moon of red ponies by James Lee Burke( Recording )

14 editions published between 2004 and 2006 in English and held by 1,165 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Former Texas Ranger and current lawyer Billy Bob Holland's first client at his new practice in Montana is Johnny American Horse. A young political activist, Johnny is accused of murdering two men who may have been plotting to kill him
Bridge to Terabithia by Katherine Paterson( Recording )

21 editions published between 1977 and 2013 in English and held by 1,165 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

All summer, Jess pushes himself to be the fastest boy in the fifth grade, running mile after hilly mile on the family farm. When the year's first schoolyard race is run, his victory is stolen by a new girl who doesn't even know enough to stay off the boys' side of the playground. But instead of becoming rivals, they become friends. Jess guides Leslie, the city girl, through life in the country, and she draws him into the imaginary world of Terabithia. Here, Leslie and Jess are safe from bullies and ridicule. One day, however, that tranquility is shattered when tragedy forces one of them to reign in Terabithia alone
The things they carried by Tim O'Brien( Recording )

10 editions published between 2003 and 2011 in English and held by 1,139 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This depicts the men of Alpha Company. They battle the enemy (or maybe more the idea of the enemy), and occasionally each other. In their relationships we see their isolation and loneliness, their rage and fear. They miss their families, their girlfriends and buddies; they miss the lives they left back home. Yet they find sympathy and kindness for strangers (the old man who leads them unscathed through the mine field, the girl who grieves while she dances), and love for each other, because in Vietnam they are the only family they have
A good dog : the story of Orson, who changed my life by Jon Katz( )

8 editions published between 2006 and 2011 in English and held by 1,030 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

From the very beginning, Orson was a misfit. Like all border collies, he needed to work. But since there weren't any sheep available for herding in the New Jersey suburbs, Orson instead tried to corral school buses, garbage trucks, and skateboarding kids. So Katz pulled up stakes and moved to a farm in upstate New York. There, Orson improved dramatically--until the day he started nipping people. The nips soon turned into bites, forcing Katz to face an incredibly painful decision
The education of a coach by David Halberstam( )

8 editions published between 2006 and 2015 in English and held by 1,018 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

David Halberstam offers listeners this moving profile of NFL coaching legend Bill Belichick. Early in his life, Bill realized he had a special aptitude for football and teaching. During his 31 years in the league, he would parlay a lifetime of experience into one of the most successful careers in NFL history
Vineyard prey : a Martha's Vineyard mystery by Philip R Craig( )

8 editions published between 2005 and 2011 in English and held by 980 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Retired policeman J.W. Jackson hoped to escape big city violence when he moved to Martha's Vineyard. But even this idyllic place has its share of troubles
Murder at a vineyard mansion : [a Martha's Vineyard mystery] by Philip R Craig( Recording )

7 editions published between 2004 and 2010 in English and held by 926 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A retired policeman, J.W. lives a quiet life on the Vineyard with his wife and children. But he can't resist investigating the unusual crimes that occur in this quaint land of prime real estate
The eleventh man by Ivan Doig( )

10 editions published between 2008 and 2011 in English and held by 895 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Driven by the memory of a fallen teammate, TSU's 1941 starting lineup went down as legend in Montana football history, charging through the season undefeated. Two years later, the "Supreme Team" is caught up in World War II. Ten of them are scattered around the globe in the war's various lonely and dangerous theaters. The eleventh man, Ben Reinking, has been plucked from pilot training by a military propaganda machine hungry for heroes. He is to chronicle the adventures of his teammates, man by man, for publication in small-town newspapers across the country like the one his father edits. Ready for action, he chafes at the assignment, not knowing that it will bring him love from an unexpected quarter and test the law of averages, which holds that all but one of his teammates should come through the conflict unscathed
Just beyond the clouds by Karen Kingsbury( )

7 editions published between 2008 and 2011 in English and held by 893 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When rodeo champion Cody Gunner returns to Colorado Springs, he has no intention on keeping his deathbed promise to his beloved wife--to love again. But when his concern for his brother Carl takes him to the Independent Learning Center, he sees how much Carl and his fellow Down syndrome students are progressing. He also notices their teacher Ellie Downs, who glows with such infectious joy and inner beauty that he almost forgets their philosophical differences
The rabbit factory by Larry Brown( )

9 editions published between 2003 and 2011 in English and held by 867 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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Rain gods by James Lee Burke( Recording )

12 editions published between 2009 and 2011 in English and held by 808 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Running from a traumatic and chequered past to become sheriff of a dried-out, broken-down border town in south Texas, Sheriff Hackberry Holland soon finds himself dealing with more than just his own demons after nine dead prostitutes are dug up in the desert. The search for justice pits Holland against hired guns, unscrupulous pimps, drug dealers and a psychotic killer known as The Preacher
Into the web by Thomas H Cook( )

7 editions published between 2004 and 2011 in English and held by 806 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Roy Slater is a young man who 25 years ago ran away from his hometown to escape the consequences of an unspeakable crime. Now with his father dying, Roy returns, only to get caught up in another scandal
Rebel Island by Rick Riordan( )

7 editions published between 2008 and 2011 in English and held by 797 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Newly married and about to be a father, Tres gives up the dangerous life of a private detective. But while honeymooning on Rebel Island, he discovers a dead body that triggers memories of his own shady past
Before I wake by Dee Henderson( )

6 editions published between 2007 and 2011 in English and held by 773 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An FBI undercover operation gone bad convinces Rae Gabriella to move near her hometown and work as a private investigator with another former agent. But the small town of Justice, Illinois, is not as safe as she thinks. Attractive and stylish young women, just like Rae, are quietly dropping dead in their hotel rooms--with money and valuables still untouched. When the next victim turns up just a few rooms away from Rae's hotel room, the grieving parents hire her to investigate
A vineyard killing by Philip R Craig( )

7 editions published between 2004 and 2011 in English and held by 769 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"When islanders clash with Saberfox, a powerful development agency, year-round residents J.W. Jackson and his wife Zee become embroiled in the conflict. After someone tries to kill a top company executive, J.W. begins to scrutinize the inner workings of Saberfox. It seems someone on the island is trying to stop the company by whatever means possible, and J.W. needs to prove he is not the guilty party before he also becomes a target."--Container
 
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Bridge to Terabithia
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The roadPlainsongShutter IslandIn the moon of red poniesBridge to TerabithiaThe things they carriedA good dog : the story of Orson, who changed my lifeThe education of a coach