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John Connolly

Autor(a) de The Book of Lost Things

110+ Works 27,481 Membros 1,117 Reviews 97 Favorited

About the Author

John Connolly is the author of "Every Dead Thing" which was a bestseller in Britain and Ireland. He is a regular contributor to "The Irish Times," and has traveled extensively in the United States. He lives in Dublin, Ireland. (Publisher Provided) John Connolly was born May 31, 1968 in Dublin. He mostrar mais is an Irish writer who is best known for his series of novels starring private detective Charlie Parker. His first novel, Every Dead Thing was nominated for the Bram Stoker Award for Best First Novel and went on to win the 2000 Shamus Award for Best First Private Eye Novel (he is the first author outside of the US to have won the award). Connolly's debut introduced readers to the anti-hero Charlie Parker, a former police officer hunting the killer of his wife and daughter. Connolly has since written a further 5 books in the popular Parker series and a non-Parker thriller, as well as venturing outside of the crime genre with the publication of first, an anthology of ghost stories and later, a novel about a young boy's coming-of-age journey during World War II England. Before becoming a full-time novelist, Connolly worked as a journalist, a barman, and a local government official. After graduating with a B.A. in English from Trinity College, Dublin and a M.A. in Journalism from Dublin City University, he spent five years working as a freelance journalist for The Irish Times newspaper. He quickly became frustrated with the profession, and began to write Every Dead Thing in his spare time. Connolly continues to contribute articles to the paper. His eighth book in the Charlie Parker series, The Reapers, was published in 2008. The tenth Parker novel, titled The Whisperers, was published in 2010. His current bestseller is A Time of Torment, the fourteenth in the Charlie Parker series.. (Bowker Author Biography) mostrar menos

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Obras de John Connolly

The Book of Lost Things (2006) 6,876 cópias
Every Dead Thing (1999) 2,105 cópias
The Gates (2009) 1,457 cópias
The Black Angel (2005) 1,334 cópias
Dark Hollow (2000) 1,326 cópias
The Killing Kind (2002) 1,266 cópias
The Unquiet (2006) 1,207 cópias
The White Road (2002) 1,076 cópias
Nocturnes (2004) 1,057 cópias
The Reapers (2008) 1,021 cópias
The Lovers (2009) 827 cópias
Bad Men (2004) 819 cópias
The Whisperers (2010) 689 cópias
The Burning Soul (2011) 552 cópias
The Wrath of Angels (2012) 525 cópias
The Wolf in Winter (2014) 500 cópias
The Infernals (2011) 469 cópias
The Woman in the Woods (2018) 418 cópias
A Song of Shadows (2015) 379 cópias
A Time of Torment (2016) 375 cópias
A Game of Ghosts (2017) 305 cópias
The Dirty South (2020) 263 cópias
A Book of Bones (2019) 260 cópias
The Creeps (2013) 244 cópias
Night Music (2015) 190 cópias
The Nameless Ones (2021) 176 cópias
Conquest (2013) 166 cópias
The Land of Lost Things (2023) 147 cópias
The Furies (2022) 139 cópias
He (2017) 112 cópias
The Museum of Literary Souls (2013) 108 cópias
Empire (1788) 71 cópias
Dominion (1672) 50 cópias
The Underbury Witches (2006) 32 cópias
Parker: A Miscellany (2016) 8 cópias
The Book of Lost Things (1997) 7 cópias
Horror Express (2018) 6 cópias
John Connolly eBook Sampler (2011) 4 cópias
The Instruments of Darkness (2024) 4 cópias
The Sisters Strange (2020) 3 cópias
Le temps des tourments (2019) 3 cópias
The Djinn 1 exemplar(es)
The Inn at Shillingford 1 exemplar(es)
The Cycle 1 exemplar(es)
The Blood of the Lamb 1 exemplar(es)
A Dream of Water 1 exemplar(es)
The Lamia 1 exemplar(es)
Mud 1 exemplar(es)
A Haunting 1 exemplar(es)
Lazarus 1 exemplar(es)
Dark Hollow Sainsbury Header (2000) 1 exemplar(es)
Sporco sud 1 exemplar(es)
Defender 1 exemplar(es)
Ο Μαύρος Άγγελος (2006) 1 exemplar(es)
Razorshins 1 exemplar(es)
The Wakeford Abyss 1 exemplar(es)
The Bridal Bed 1 exemplar(es)
Moord uit het boekje II (2014) 1 exemplar(es)
I Live Here 1 exemplar(es)
Noční hudba 1 exemplar(es)
Nocturne 1 exemplar(es)
The Cancer Cowboy Rides 1 exemplar(es)
Mr. Pettinger's Dæmon 1 exemplar(es)
The Erlking 1 exemplar(es)
The Ritual of the Bones 1 exemplar(es)
The New Daughter 1 exemplar(es)
The Furnace Room 1 exemplar(es)
Deep, Dark Green 1 exemplar(es)
Miss Froom, Vampire 1 exemplar(es)

Associated Works

The New Dead: A Zombie Anthology (2010) — Contribuinte — 372 cópias
Like a Charm: A Novel in Voices (2004) — Contribuinte — 316 cópias
Inherit the Dead (2013) — Contribuinte — 290 cópias
Dangerous Women (1998) — Contribuinte — 132 cópias
Dark Delicacies III: Haunted (2009) — Contribuinte — 80 cópias
OxCrimes (2014) — Contribuinte — 75 cópias
The Best British Mysteries 2006 (2005) — Contribuinte — 63 cópias
Phantoms: Haunting Tales from Masters of the Genre (2018) — Contribuinte — 30 cópias
Cinema Futura (2010) — Contribuinte — 19 cópias
Bogus Dead (2002) — Contribuinte — 18 cópias
The Atria International Book of Mysteries (2012) — Contribuinte — 15 cópias
Uncertainties Volume 1 (2016) — Prefácio — 10 cópias
A Carnivale of Horror (2012) — Contribuinte — 8 cópias
Hebbes 1 — Contribuinte — 2 cópias
Thrill Rides (2014) — Contribuinte — 1 exemplar(es)

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Conhecimento Comum

Nome padrão
Connolly, John
Nome de batismo
Connolly, John
Data de nascimento
1968-05-31
Sexo
male
Nacionalidade
Ireland
País (para mapa)
Ireland
Local de nascimento
Dublin, Ireland
Locais de residência
Dublin, Ireland
Educação
Trinity College, Dublin
Dublin City University
Ocupação
journalist
writer

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The Book of Lost Things book discussion em Hogwarts Express (Julho 2010)
WWII, boy, alternate world? em Name that Book (Fevereiro 2009)

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Estatísticas

Obras
110
Also by
19
Membros
27,481
Popularidade
#745
Avaliação
3.9
Resenhas
1,117
ISBNs
1,028
Idiomas
24
Favorito
97

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