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Simmons, Dan

Overview
Works: 14 works in 23 publications in 3 languages and 662 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  History  Biographical fiction  Detective and mystery fiction  Historical fiction  Detective and mystery stories, American  Educational films  Science fiction  Internet videos  Suspense fiction 
Roles: Author, Director
Classifications: HF5822, 813.54
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Publications about Dan Simmons
Publications by Dan Simmons
Most widely held works by Dan Simmons
Drood : a novel by Dan Simmons( Sound Recording )
1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 171 libraries worldwide
A tale inspired by the mysterious final years of Charles Dickens finds the fifty-three-year-old literary master irrevocably changed when a train journey with his mistress ends in violence
Eat to Win : Nutrition for Athletes ( visu )
2 editions published between 2005 and 2006 in English and held by 113 libraries worldwide
Using the USDA's MyPyramid, discusses nutrition information for athletes and dispels common nutrition myths by explaining what to eat, when and why
Drood : a novel by Dan Simmons( Book )
1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 85 libraries worldwide
Based on the historical details of Charles Dickens' life, "Drood" explores the still-unsolved mysteries of the famous author's last years and may provide the key to his final, unfinished work: "The Mystery of Edwin Drood."
Cracking the Advertising Code ( visu )
5 editions published between 2006 and 2010 in English and held by 70 libraries worldwide
Celebrity endorsement, customer testimony and emotional appeal are some of the psychological ingredients of adveritsing that are directed toward teenage consumers
Flashback : a novel by Dan Simmons( Book )
1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 32 libraries worldwide
"The United States is near total collapse. But 87% of the population doesn't care: they're addicted to flashback, a drug that allows its users to re-experience the best moments of their lives. After ex-detective Nick Bottom's wife died in a car accident, he went under the flash to be with her; he's lost his job, his teenage son, and his livelihood as a result. Nick may be a lost soul but he's still a good cop, so he is hired to investigate the murder of a top governmental advisor's son. This flashback-addict becomes the one man who may be able to change the course of an entire nation turning away from the future to live in the past"--Cover
Endymion by Dan Simmons( Book )
1 edition published in 2010 in Spanish and held by 18 libraries worldwide
An adventure story set in a universe ruled by a church which rewards obedience from its citizenry by dispensing resurrection. The story centers on Raul Endymion, a woodsman from the planet Hyperion, given the task of finding the planet Earth which mysteriously disappeared. By the author of The Fall of Hyperion
Olympos by Dan Simmons( Sound Recording )
5 editions published between 2008 and 2014 in English and held by 15 libraries worldwide
The mighty armies of Greece and Troy met in fierce and glorious combat, scrupulously following the text set forth in Homer's narrative. But that was before 21st-century scholar Thomas Hockenberry stirred the bloody brew, causing Achilles to join forces with his archenemy Hector and turn his wrath on Zeus and the entire pantheon of gods; before the terrible mechanical creatures that catered to the remnants of Earth's human race began massing in the millions, to exterminate rather than serve
The fall of Hyperion by Dan Simmons( Sound Recording )
1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 2 libraries worldwide
"On the world of Hyperion, the mysterious Time Tombs are opening. And the secrets they contain mean that nothing--nothing anywhere in the universe--will ever be the same"--Container
Ji di e ling by Dan Simmons( Book )
1 edition published in 2014 in Chinese and held by 1 library worldwide
Summer of night by Dan Simmons( Book )
1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 1 library worldwide
In the summer of 1960, in Elm Haven, Illinois, a sinister being is stalking the town's children, and when a long-silent bell peals in the middle of the night, the town residents know that it marks the end of innocence
Hyperion Cantos 4-Book Bundle by Dan Simmons( file )
1 edition published in 1997 in English and held by 0 libraries worldwide
On the planet Hyperion, beyond the reach of galactic law, waits a creature called the Shrike. There are those who worship it. There are those who fear it. And there are those who have vowed to destroy it. On the eve of Armageddon, with the known universe at war, seven pilgrims set forth on a final voyage to Hyperion seeking the answers to the unsolved riddles of existence. As the Shrike anticipates their mission, each traveler nurtures a desperate hope--and harbors a terrible secret. And one may hold the fate of humanity in his or her hands
Prayers to broken stones : a collection by Dan Simmons( file )
1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 0 libraries worldwide
A woman returns from the dead with disastrous results for the family who loves her ... An old-fashioned barbershop is the site of a medieval ritual of bloodyterror ... During a post-apocalyptic Christmas celebration, a messenger from the South brings tidings of great horror ... From a ghostly Civil War battlefield to a combat theme park in Vietnam, from the omnipotent brain of an autistic boy to a shocking story of psychic vampires, journey into a world of fear and mystery, a chilling twilight zone of the mind
The hollow man by Dan Simmons( file )
1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 0 libraries worldwide
Jeremy Bremen has a secret. All his life he's been cursed with the ability to read minds. He knows the secret thoughts, fears, and desires of others as if they were his own. For years, his wife, Gail, has served as a shield between Jeremy and the burden of this terrible knowledge. But Gail is dying, her mind ebbing slowly away, leaving him vulnerable to the chaotic flood of thought that threatens to sweep away his sanity. Now Jeremy is on the run--from his mind, from his past, from himself--hoping to find peace in isolation
Hardcase by Dan Simmons( file )
1 edition published in 2014 in English and held by 0 libraries worldwide
Ex-con Joe Kurtz is hired by a Buffalo mob boss to find a missing accountant
 
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Languages
English (21)
Spanish (1)
Chinese (1)
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