WorldCat Identities

Packer, Vin 1927-

Overview
Works: 23 works in 61 publications in 1 language and 745 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Detective and mystery stories  College stories  Psychological fiction 
Roles: Author
Classifications: PS3561.E643, 813.54
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works about Vin Packer
 
Most widely held works by Vin Packer
Scott free by Vin Packer( Book )

2 editions published between 2007 and 2011 in English and held by 242 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When the kidnapped daughter of a seriously ill businessman is held for the ransom of a rare jewel, a transgendered detective, Scotti, teams up with the businessman's beautiful ex-wife in an investigation involving the illicit killing of highly insured racehorses
Spring fire by Vin Packer( Book )

7 editions published between 1952 and 2014 in English and held by 177 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lesbische lusten en lasten op de campus
Don't rely on Gemini by Vin Packer( Book )

3 editions published between 1969 and 2014 in English and held by 124 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The evil friendship by Vin Packer( Book )

5 editions published between 1958 and 2013 in English and held by 29 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The tragedy of forbidden love"--Cover
Whisper his sin by Vin Packer( Book )

4 editions published between 1954 and 1960 in English and Undetermined and held by 19 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

De jonge Ferris Sullivan krijgt een homoseksuele relatie die uiteindelijk leidt tot de moord op zijn beide ouders
5:45 to suburbia a Gold Medal original by Vin Packer( )

2 editions published between 1986 and 2013 in English and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Something in the shadows by Vin Packer( Book )

4 editions published between 1961 and 2013 in English and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Something in the shadows is the story of Joseph Meaker who is overcome by feelings of vengeance after he witnesses his cat as it is intentionally run over by a neighbor's car
3 day terror by Vin Packer( )

2 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in English and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

She was hurrying past the field on her way home when the man stepped out from behind a tree and stood spraddle-legged in her path. Ginny Lee was uncommonly pretty, a small girl with unusually long legs for someone her size, good legs with finely molded ankles; Ginny Lee was happy about her looks except for one thing. She needed glasses. She stood there blinking and squinting, trying to recognize the man who stood there so menacingly. "Who are you?" she asked, suddenly frightened. He laughed, took her roughly, and threw her down
The girl on the best seller list by Vin Packer( Book )

3 editions published between 1960 and 2013 in English and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The young and violent by Vin Packer( )

3 editions published between 1959 and 2013 in English and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Gober Gonzalves is the leader of a teenage gang known as the Kings of the Earth. This week he is planning to rumble over a girl he no longer cares for. Red Eyes de Jarro is a member of the gang, as is Tea Bag Perrez. Red Eyes writes song lyrics and dreams of a better life. Tea Bag shoots heroin and just dreams. They are Gober's lieutenants, ready to follow him anywhere. Flat Head Pontiac is the leader of a rival gang called the Jungles. Flat Head has a dream as well, a dream of glory. He's the one who has forced the rumble on Gober, giving him no choice--you don't punk out when someone makes a pass at your girl, whether you care about her or not. She's yours. Everyone understands that. If only Gober could make Dolores, the girl he really loves, understand as well. If only they could walk away from it--if only it were that easy
Whisper his sin ; the evil friendship by Vin Packer( Book )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Whisper his sin is the story of two university students who take their friendship to the next level despite the disapproval of family
Dark don't catch me by Vin Packer( Book )

4 editions published between 1963 and 2013 in English and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Paradise, Georgia, where black and white have lived together, and in secret loved together for three hundred years; where the white man knows that the dark-skinned man is his blood brother and hates him for it; where the white woman looks on the dark-skinned man with secret lust and longing. It was a powder-keg ready to explode, and then it did
Come destroy me by Vin Packer( )

3 editions published between 1954 and 2013 in English and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

He was sixteen the summer he killed the girl--a brown-haired boy painfully aware of beauty and in search of it. The trouble was, he had a kind of adoration for Jill Latham's cool beauty and her mysticism. So when she revealed to him her secret and terrible life, it shattered him. It was as if by killing her, he restored his shattered goddess to himself
Damnation of Adam Blessing ; Alone at night by Vin Packer( Book )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The damnation of Adam Blessing : an original Gold Medal novel by Vin Packer( Book )

3 editions published between 1961 and 2013 in English and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Something in the shadows ; intimate victims by Vin Packer( Book )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Something in the shadows is the story of Joseph Meaker who is overcome by feelings of vengeance after he witnesses his cat as it is intentionally run over by a neighbor's car
The hare in March by Vin Packer( Book )

2 editions published between 1966 and 2013 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A murder begins and ends this story of scandal and tragedy in a college town. You'll meet some memorable characters here - most of them hair-raising - as novelist Vin Packer spins out a sinister excursion with the cool, campy kids of Far Point College, New York. It's a wild, wild joyride - from Thunderbird to Bluebird, from classroom to Cheetah, with stops on the way at rent-by-the-hour motel rooms. You'll watch in horror as the Pucci-Plantagenet crowd burns up the roads, heading for that sickening, inevitable crash ... that jolting confrontation with the reality they can't escape with The hare in Mrch
The thrill kids by Vin Packer( Book )

2 editions published between 1955 and 2013 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Intimate victims by Vin Packer( Book )

3 editions published between 1962 and 2013 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Alone at night by Vin Packer( )

2 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

On their first night Carrie had been nervous, and Slater had tried to think of some way to make it easier for her, to show her how fine and free it could be. But the moment they'd stepped into the cabin, she had undressed, matter-of-factly, a cigarette dangling from her lips. Her body was white and incredibly lovely, and Slater had felt desire engulf him. He had held her, hungrily, and hardly listed to the one thing she'd said. ''I don't think I'll be much good at this.'' She had been so cruelly right. And that, in a way, was what had killed her. That, and a beautiful woman named Jenny
 
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English (57)

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Spring fireWhisper his sin ; the evil friendshipDamnation of Adam Blessing ; Alone at nightSomething in the shadows ; intimate victims