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Simmons, Dan

Overview
Works: 15 works in 197 publications in 16 languages and 1,622 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  History  Biographical fiction  Detective and mystery fiction  Historical fiction  Detective and mystery stories, American  Dystopian fiction  Horror fiction  Educational films  Science fiction 
Roles: Author, Director
Classifications: PN1997, 813.54
Publication Timeline
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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 )
10 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in English and German and held by 334 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
Drood : a novel by Dan Simmons( Book )
33 editions published between 2009 and 2013 in 8 languages and held by 314 libraries worldwide
While travelling to London by train, Charles Dickens, at the height of his popularity, finds his life changed when the train jumps the rails and plummets into the marsh below. Dickens helps the maimed and dying but from then on his personality visibly darkens. He begins stalking the underbelly of London, was it for research, or something sinister?
Endymion by Dan Simmons( Book )
74 editions published between 1995 and 2018 in 15 languages and held by 221 libraries worldwide
On the world of Hyperion, in the year 3126, Raul Endymion is executed. However, Silenus, author of the notorious Cantos, has chosen him. So when Raul wakes up he finds he has been chosen to take the One Who Teaches into the future and protect her until her destiny is fulfilled
Summer of night by Dan Simmons( Book )
23 editions published between 1990 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 167 libraries 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's residents know it marks the end of innocence
Prayers to broken stones : a collection by Dan Simmons( Book )
13 editions published between 1992 and 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 142 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
Cracking the Advertising Code ( visu )
5 editions published between 2006 and 2010 in English and held by 94 libraries worldwide
Celebrity endorsement, customer testimony and emotional appeal are some of the psychological ingredients of adveritsing that are directed toward teenage consumers
The hollow man by Dan Simmons( Book )
16 editions published between 1992 and 2015 in English and Spanish and held by 72 libraries worldwide
Simmons received the World Fantasy Award for his first novel, Song of Kali; the Hugo Award for his epic Hyperion; and horror's highest honor, the Bram Stoker Award, for his novel Carrion Comfort. Now he masterfully combines all three genres in this novel about one man's journey through a landscape few would dare to visit: the deepest, most private hells of other people's minds
The fall of Hyperion by Dan Simmons( Sound Recording )
12 editions published between 2008 and 2014 in English and held by 36 libraries worldwide
Seven pilgrims continue their fateful mission to Hyperion, a planet that may be humankind's only hope in a galaxy threatened by an all-encompassing war
Flashback : a novel by Dan Simmons( Book )
1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 30 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
Olympos by Dan Simmons( Sound Recording )
5 editions published between 2008 and 2014 in English and held by 17 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
Darker passions : stories by Edward Bryant( Book )
1 edition published in 1992 in English and held by 1 library worldwide
Eat to Win : Nutrition for Athletes by Judy Jennings; Susan Steger Walch; Dan Simmons( visu )
1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 1 library worldwide
"This Telly Award-winning video dispels ten common myths about eating and sports training, setting the record straight on calories, carbs, protein, hydration, and how to eat for maximum muscle-building and performance."--Back of case
Ji di e ling by Dan Simmons( Book )
1 edition published in 2014 in Chinese and held by 1 library worldwide
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
Hardcase by Dan Simmons( file )
1 edition published in 2014 in English and held by 0 libraries worldwide
Once Joe Kurtz needed revenge--and revenge cost him eleven years in Attica prison. Now Kurtz needs a job, and the price is going to be higher. Out of prison, out of touch, Kurtz signs on with the Byron Farino, Don of a Mob family whose son Kurtz had been protecting on the inside. Farino enlists Kurtz's help to track down the Family's missing accountant--a man with too much knowledge of Family business to have on the loose. But someone doesn't want the accountant found--and with enemies inside the Family vying for his throne, and turf warfare just around the corner, Farino needs an outsider like Kurtz to flush out who's really behind this latest affront. As the story twists and turns and the body count rises, Kurtz no longer knows who he can trust. Everyone seems to be after something, from the mob boss's sultry yet dangerous daughter, to a hit man named The Dane, an albino killer who is good with a knife, and a dwarf who is armed to the teeth and hell-bent on revenge. Kurtz has always been an ace investigator. Now he's about to discover that to get at the truth, sometimes you have to go after it--hard
 
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Languages
English (120)
Spanish (20)
French (17)
German (7)
Italian (7)
Polish (5)
Finnish (3)
Czech (3)
Danish (2)
Croatian (2)
Serbian (2)
Dutch (2)
Japanese (1)
Romanian (1)
Chinese (1)
Hungarian (1)
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