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Schumacher, Rainer

Overview
Works: 57 works in 132 publications in 1 language and 246 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Domestic fiction  History  Political fiction  Suspense fiction  Domestic fiction, American  Historical fiction  Psychological fiction  Spy stories  Detective and mystery fiction 
Roles: Translator, Creator, Contributor, Editor, Author
Classifications: PS3552.A446, 813.54
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Rainer Schumacher
Simple genius by David Baldacci( Book )

8 editions published between 2009 and 2011 in German and held by 18 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sean King and Michelle Maxwell are back, and struggling in the emotional aftermath of the events that brought them to the brink in Hour Game. Dogged by personal demons, Maxwell is agrees to treatment in a psychiatric institution, after barely surviving a violent barroom brawl. And King, to right their partnership, accepts an offer to investigate a murder in a scientific think tank named Babbage Town. Feeling cured, Michelle joins him on the case, and they penetrate this secret enclave of geniuses working to surpass the capabilities of the most sophisticated microprocessor in the world. Suddenly, the pair find themselves in a race against time to expose those who would tip the entire global power structure ... and destroy what's left of their lives
World without end by Ken Follett( Book )

6 editions published between 2009 and 2012 in German and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two centuries after the building of the elaborate Gothic cathedral in Kingsbridge, its prior finds himself at the center of a web of ambition and revenge that places the city at a crossroad of commerce, medicine, and architecture
The whole truth by David Baldacci( Book )

10 editions published between 2009 and 2014 in German and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The world's largest defense contractor manipulates international conflicts-- even a world war, if necessary-- to keep his business in the black
House rules : a novel by Jodi Picoult( Book )

4 editions published between 2011 and 2013 in German and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A teenager with Asperger's syndrome--smart, quirky, with a passion for crime scene analysis--winds up on trial for murder
Harvesting the heart by Jodi Picoult( Book )

4 editions published between 2011 and 2015 in German and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Als Page den Medizinstudenten Nicholas kennenlernt, ist es die ganz grosse Liebe. Die junge Frau fühlt sich endlich angenommen. Ihre Mutter hatte sie im Alter von fünf Jahren verlassen, was zu einer tiefen Verletzung führte. Als das erste Kind geboren wird, sind die alten Selbstzweifel jedoch wieder da: Kann sie überhaupt eine gute Mutter sein? Sie fühlt sich gezwungen, ihre eigenen Wünsche komplett zurückzustellen. Emotional und physisch völlig erschöpft und unfähig, sich ihrem Mann mitzuteilen, verlässt sie schliesslich ihn und das Baby, um nach ihrer Mutter zu suchen, in der Hoffnung, bei ihr die Antworten auf ihr Leben zu finden... ( Quelle: Buchdeckel verso)
First family by David Baldacci( Book )

7 editions published in 2011 in German and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A daring kidnapping turns a children's birthday party at Camp David into a national security nightmare, pushing agents Sean King and Michelle Maxwell to their limits
True blue by David Baldacci( Book )

8 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in German and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A former Washington D.C. police cop out to prove herself and a young lawyer from aprestigious law firm meet after he discovers the dead body of a female partner at the firm. As they investigate the death, they start uncovering surprising secrets from both the private and public world of the nation's capital--and what began as a fairly routine homicide takes a terrifying and unexpected turn into something complex, diabolical, and possibly lethal
Die verlorene Bibliothek Thriller by A. M Dean( Book )

3 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in German and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Die sagenhafte Bibliothek von Alexandria - einst der Hort des gesammelten Wissens ihrer Zeit: Ist sie tatsächlich untergegangen oder existiert sie doch noch, irgendwo im Verborgenen, gehütet von einer geheimen Gesellschaft? Der durch seine zahlreichen Forschungen und Veröffentlichungen weltweit berühmte Professor Arno Holmstrand wusste es - und darum musste er sterben. Ermordet im Auftrag einer skrupellosen Organisation, deren Mitglieder vor nichts zurückschrecken, um dieses Geheimnis zu ergründen - und nicht nur das. Kurz vor seinem Tod aber hat Holmstrand seiner jungen Kollegin Emily Wess noch eine kryptische Botschaft hinterlassen, mit deren Hilfe sie sich auf die Spuren der antiken Bibliothek begibt - und sich damit auf ein lebensgefährliches Abenteuer einlässt
One summer by David Baldacci( Book )

6 editions published between 2012 and 2014 in German and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jack, terminally ill and preparing to say goodbye to his family, has a miraculous recovery after his wife is killed in a car accident and struggles to reunite his family at her childhood home on the South Carolina oceanfront
Elizabeth wird vermisst Roman by Emma Healey( Book )

4 editions published between 2014 and 2015 in German and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

EINE ANRÜHRENDE GESCHICHTE ÜBER VERLUST UND VERGESSEN - EMMA HEALEY TRIFFT MITTEN INS HERZ! Wie würden Sie sich fühlen, wenn Ihnen keiner mehr glaubt? Und Sie nicht mehr sicher sind, ob Sie sich selbst noch glauben können? Genauso ergeht es Maud, die an Alzheimer leidet und die ihre Freundin vermisst. In diesem faszinierenden Roman machen wir uns gemeinsam mit Maud auf die Suche nach der verschwundenen Elizabeth und erleben dabei hautnah, wie hilflos und verletzlich Maud sich selbst und ihrer Umwelt gegenübersteht. Mit überwältigender Intensität und Emotionalität schafft es die erst 28-jährige Autorin, eine völlig neue Sicht auf Alter und Alzheimer zu eröffnen
Ralph's children by Hilary Norman( Book )

3 editions published between 2009 and 2012 in German and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The gang have played their 'games' since childhood and Ralph is their protector. Their aim is to punish sins against other kids. Journalist Kate Turner tends to speak first and regret later. No regrets greater than her marriage breakdown following a miscarriage. as a pregnant teenager Laurie Moon fought termination despite the odds. Now her son SAm lives in a special needs home and Laurie exists only to visit him. One winter afternoon Kate's escaping the city to lick her wounds. While just miles away, Laurie's counting the hours till she sees Sam. Neither knows that a game had been created especially for them. A killing game
Deliver us from evil by David Baldacci( Book )

2 editions published in 2013 in German and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Evan Waller is a monster and his latest business venture could lead to millions of deaths all over the globe unless he can be stopped by two mysterious operatives who are unaware of each other's mission
Handle with care : a novel by Jodi Picoult( Book )

3 editions published between 2010 and 2012 in German and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After her daughter contracts a fatal disease, Charlotte O'Keefe must confront some serious questions that ultimately lead to one final epiphany: what constitutes a valuable life
Sanctus by Simon Toyne( Book )

2 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in German and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When a man performs a dangerous, symbolic act on the mountain known as the Citadel, a Vatican-like city-state that towers above the city of Ruin in contemporary Turkey, a deadly chain of events is set in motion that could destroy the certainties of modern life
In den Augen der anderen by Jodi Picoult( Recording )

1 edition published in 2011 in German and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Patrick : son of Ireland : a novel by Steve Lawhead( Book )

2 editions published between 2005 and 2009 in German and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Surviving an attack by Irish raiders on his home in Wales, Succat is sold into slavery and comes to the attention of a novice Druid who teaches him Irish lore and healing, before Succat, renamed Patrick, goes on to become a bard, a king's advisor, and a patron saint
Inferno : a novel by Dan Brown( Book )

4 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in German and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Hauptbeschreibung Robert Langdon, der Symbolforscher aus Harvard, wird in Italien mit Geheimnissen, Rätseln und einer Verschwörung konfrontiert, die ihre Wurzeln in einem der berühmtesten und dunkelsten Meisterwerke der Literatur haben: Dantes "Göttlicher Komödie". Je intensiver Robert Langdon die immer gefährlicher werdende Spur verfolgt, umso deutlicher zeichnet sich ab, welche furchterregende Bedrohung Dantes Werk für die Gegenwart und Zukunft bereithält. Mit "Inferno" setzt Dan Brown eine Erfolgsgeschichte fort, die alle Rekorde bricht. "Sakrileg", der zweite Roman um Robert Langdon, ist mit weltweit 81 Millionen Exemplaren der erfolgreichste Bestseller aller Zeiten für erwachsene Leser
Sing you home : a novel by Jodi Picoult( Book )

4 editions published between 2012 and 2014 in German and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Hauptbeschreibung Als ihre Ehe mit Max zerbricht, findet Zoe Trost in der Musik. Durch ihre Arbeit als Musiktherapeutin lernt sie Vanessa kennen, und aus der Freundschaft der Frauen wird bald Liebe. Zoe will ihr Leben mit Vanessa teilen. Die beiden träumen von einem gemeinsamen Kind. Doch Max tut alles, um dieses Familienglück zu verhindern. Er sucht Rat bei einer radikalen christlichen Gemeinde. Diese kämpft seit Jahren gegen Homosexualität und will nicht zulassen, dass Max' Zoe ""in Sünde"" lebt ... Jodi Picoult hat ein neues Meisterwerk geschaffen. Sie nimmt die moderne
Projekt Aladin Thriller by Peter Millar( Book )

3 editions published in 2009 in German and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ein altes Manuskript berichtet, dass Aladins Wunderlampe in Wahrheit ein Diamant war, der seinem Besitzer unermessliche Macht verlieh. Niemand sollte sich je dieser Kräfte bedienen. Man teilte den Stein und brachte die beiden Hälften in entlegene Winkel der Welt. Der Archäologe Marcus Frey macht sich auf die Spur der Legende. Denn Terroristen haben offenbar die eine Hälfte des Steins gefunden
The tower by Simon Toyne( Book )

3 editions published in 2014 in German and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

FBI Agent J. J. Shepherd must find the missing director of a NASA Control Center as strange events erupt around the globe, while Liv Adamson, pregnant and close to term, desperately searches for the final secrets of the prophecy
 
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Simple genius
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