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Grupper, Adam

Works: 148 works in 551 publications in 1 language and 21,151 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Legal stories  Biography  Juvenile works  Children's audiobooks  History  Biography‚Ä°vAnecdotes  Anecdotes  Maps  Humorous fiction 
Roles: Narrator, Performer, Singer, Other, nar, Actor
Classifications: PS3619.H79, 813.54
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works by Adam Grupper
The Lincoln lawyer by Michael Connelly( Recording )

35 editions published between 2005 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 2,448 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Los Angeles criminal defense attorney Mickey Haller signs on to defend young real estate agent Louis Roulet against charges of assault. Roulet's imperious mother will spend any amount to prove her son's innocence. But probing the details of the case, Mickey and private investigator Raul Levin dig up a far darker picture of Roulet's personality and his past. Levin's murder and a new connection to the Menendez case, which he mishandled, make Mickey wonder if he's in over his head, and his defense of Roulet becomes a question of morality as well as a test of his own survival
The one and only Ivan by Katherine Applegate( Recording )

22 editions published between 2013 and 2016 in English and held by 1,338 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ivan is an easygoing gorilla. Living at the Exit 8 Big Top Mall and Video Arcade, he has grown accustomed to humans watching him through the glass walls of his domain. He rarely misses his life in the jungle. In fact, he hardly ever thinks about it at all. Then he meets Ruby, a baby elephant taken from her family, and she makes Ivan see their home-and his own art-through new eyes. When Ruby arrives, change comes with her, and it's up to Ivan to make it a change for the better
Hollywood station : [a novel] by Joseph Wambaugh( Recording )

22 editions published between 2006 and 2009 in English and held by 1,083 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"For a cop, a night on the job means killing time and trying not to get killed. If you're in Hollywood Division, it also means dealing with some of the most desperate criminals anywhere. Now the violent robbery of a Hollywood jewelry store quickly connects to a Russian nightclub and an undercover operation gone wrong, and the sergeant they call the Oracle and his squad of quirky cops have to make sense of it all. From an officer who dreams of stardom, to a single mother packing a breast pump, to partners who'd rather be surfing, they'll take you on a raucous ride through a gritty city where no one is safe. Especially not the cops"--Publisher's web site
Forever young : my friendship with John F. Kennedy, Jr. by William Sylvester Noonan( )

10 editions published between 2006 and 2011 in English and held by 886 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

For 25 years William Noonan and John F. Kennedy, Jr. were best friends. Sharing an adolescence in Hyannisport, Massachusetts, the two frequented beach bonfires and the Monday-night yacht-club dances, took road trips, shared albums, sneaked cigarettes on the widow's walk of John's house, and scored beer together. And as they grew older, John and Billy never lost the connection they forged in the Kennedy compound as two young boys who had both tragically lost their fathers
The tender bar a memoir by J. R Moehringer( )

11 editions published between 2005 and 2011 in English and held by 840 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

J.R. Moehringer grew up listening for a voice: It was the sound of his missing father, a disc jockey who disappeared before J.R. spoke his first words. As a boy, J.R. would press his ear to a clock radio, straining to hear in that resonant voice the secrets of masculinity, and the keys to his own identity. J.R.'s mother was his world, his anchor, but he needed something else, something more, something he couldn't name. So he turned to the bar on the corner, a grand old New York saloon that was a sanctuary for all types of men -- cops and poets, actors and lawyers, gamblers and stumblebums
Super sad true love story a novel by Gary Shteyngart( )

9 editions published between 2010 and 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 783 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mddle-aged Lenny Abramov is obsessed with living forever, his books, and Eunice Park, a 20-something Korean-American. Eunice, though reluctant and often cruel, finds in Lenny a loving but needy fellow soul and a refuge from her overbearing immigrant parents
The vanished man by Jeffery Deaver( Recording )

22 editions published in 2003 in 3 languages and held by 754 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Quadriplegic forensic criminologist Lincoln Rhyme and his protegee are determined to solve a high profile case before fatalities rise even higher
State of denial : Bush at war, part III by Bob Woodward( Recording )

12 editions published between 2007 and 2009 in English and held by 729 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Examines the present state of national security decision-making, discussing how Bush's team at the White House, the Pentagon, CIA, and State Department have attempted to transform warfare; overcome security, intelligence and policy failures; and change the strategy of Iraq's occupation
The world without us by Alan Weisman( Recording )

13 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 676 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A study of what would happen to Earth if the human presence was removed examines our legacy for the planet, from the objects that would vanish without human intervention to those that would become long-lasting remnants of humankind
Kings of infinite space by James Hynes( )

8 editions published between 2006 and 2011 in English and held by 595 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

With a defeated sigh, ex-college professor Paul Trilby faces the downward spiral that is his existence. After his wife and three subsequent girlfriends dump him, and he loses just as many jobs, he's sure he's a pawn in some vast conspiracy. Now working as the most over-qualified temporary typist in Texas, he faces the daily grind of the offie, with all its snarky bickering, abrasive personalities, and fluorescent lighting. But something else is going on behind the battleship-gray veneer. Ceilings are warping. He's hearing voices. He may be losing the only thing he has left--his mind
Publish and perish : three tales of tenure and terror by James Hynes( )

7 editions published between 2006 and 2011 in English and held by 550 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This set of novellas from Austin, Texas resident James Hynes was a Publishers Weekly Best Book of the Year and a New York Times Notable Book of the Year. As chilling as the best of Edgar Allan Poe and bursting with fiendish humor, Publish and Perish features three tales from the not-so-hallowed halls of academia
Liberty and tyranny : [a conservative manifesto] by Mark R Levin( Recording )

10 editions published between 2009 and 2016 in English and held by 526 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A nationally syndicated talk radio host and author presents a volume of essays for today's conservative leaders that recommends specific approaches to such issues as immigration, health care, and foreign policy
Faithful : two diehard Boston Red Sox fans chronicle the historic 2004 season by Stewart O'Nan( )

11 editions published between 2004 and 2010 in English and held by 483 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Stewart O'Nan and Stephen King, proud members of Red Sox Nation, will chronicle the 2004 baseball season from spring training to the last game of the season -- the important plays, the controversial managerial decisions, the significant front office moves, and the spectacular finish (whether heartbreaking or joyous). Attending games together, keeping a running diary of observations and arguments, and occasionally evoking great or tragic events in Red Sox history. King and O'Nan will cheer on their beloved team with the eternal hope that this just might be the year. If you don't have season ticket box seats right behind the firstbase dugout, you can't beat Faithful
Rodgers and Hart's Babes in arms by Richard Rodgers( Recording )

6 editions published between 1990 and 2007 in English and held by 473 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Agenda 21 : a thriller by Glenn Beck( Recording )

7 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in English and held by 467 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After the worldwide implementation of a UN-lead program called Agenda 21, America is known simply as the 'Republic.' There is no president, congress, Supreme Court, or freedom--only authorities. This bleak existence is all 18-year-old Emmeline has ever known. Like most citizens, her only goals are to create energy and new human life, until the day they came for her mother. Soon, Emmeline begins to search for the truth, and realizes she is up against more than she ever thought
Journeys for freedom : a new look at America's story by Susan Washburn Buckley( )

5 editions published between 2008 and 2011 in English and held by 446 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Experience 20 great moments in American history, from the 1631 quest of Christian libertarian Roger Williams to the 1988 ordeal of Sudanese refugee Peter Malual
Absurdistan by Gary Shteyngart( )

6 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 441 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Meet our hero, the outsize Misha Vainberg, son of the 1,238th-richest man in Russia, lover of large portions of food and drink, lover and inept performer of rap music, and lover of a South Bronx Latina whom he longs to rejoin in New York City, if only the American INS will grant him a visa. It won't, because Misha's late beloved Papa whacked an Oklahoma businessman of some prominence; now Misha is paying the price of exile from his adopted American homeland. He's stuck in Russia, dreaming of his beloved Rouenna and the Oz of NYC
The little book that beats the market by Joel Greenblatt( )

5 editions published between 2006 and 2007 in English and held by 403 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Can you spare three hours to learn how to beat the market? As unlikely as it may seem, hedge fund manager and professor Joel Greenblatt, whose investment firm has averaged 40% annual returns for over twenty years, can teach you how. You can achieve investment returns that beat the pants off even the best investment professionals and the top academics. In fact, you can learn how it's possible to more than double the annual returns of the stock market averages
The murder room : [the heirs of Sherlock Holmes gather to solve the world's most perplexing cold cases] by Mike Capuzzo( Recording )

9 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 400 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

William Fleisher, Frank Bender, and Richard Walter are three of the world's greatest detectives, the Vidocq Society. Each with their own set of skills, the so-called 'heirs of Sherlock Holmes' have set aside their longstanding rivalry for the sake of justice. Together, they assemble the grandest team of investigators the world has ever seen in an attempt to bring the world's murderers to justice
The wild party by Michael John LaChiusa( Recording )

2 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 357 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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Hollywood station : [a novel]Forever young : my friendship with John F. Kennedy, Jr.The tender bar a memoirThe vanished manThe world without usLiberty and tyranny : [a conservative manifesto]Faithful : two diehard Boston Red Sox fans chronicle the historic 2004 seasonThe little book that beats the marketThe murder room : [the heirs of Sherlock Holmes gather to solve the world's most perplexing cold cases]