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Nelscott, Kris

Overview
Works: 22 works in 45 publications in 5 languages and 3,522 library holdings
Genres: Fiction 
Classifications: PS3568.U7, 813.6
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Publications about Kris Nelscott
Publications by Kris Nelscott
Most widely held works by Kris Nelscott
Stone cribs by Kris Nelscott( Book )
5 editions published between 2003 and 2013 in English and held by 638 libraries worldwide
"A Smokey Dalton novel" --Cover
A dangerous road by Kris Nelscott( Book )
5 editions published between 2000 and 2013 in English and held by 616 libraries worldwide
In early 1968, Memphis private detective Smokey Dalton investigates why a white woman has left him so much money in her will. As tension mounts in the city, Smokey awaits a visit from his estranged friend, Dr. Martin Luther King
Days of rage by Kris Nelscott( Book )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 592 libraries worldwide
In 1969, African-American private investigator Smokey Dalton and his adopted son, Jimmy, who witnessed the assassination of Martin Luther King, Jr., try to keep a low profile in Chicago as the city is thrown into chaos by the trial of the Chicago Eight, but they soon realize someone has tracked them down and is out to kill Jimmy
Smoke-filled rooms by Kris Nelscott( Book )
4 editions published between 2001 and 2002 in English and held by 536 libraries worldwide
"Smokey Dalton has fled Memphis with Jimmy, 10-year-old witness of the Martin Luther King assassination. The man Jimmy saw kill King was not the man the police arrested and Smokey knows that Jimmy's life is in danger. Unfortunately for both, Smokey chooses Chicago as his hiding place. The 1968 Democratic National Convention in Chicago makes that city a dangerous place for a man on the run."--Amazon.com
Thin walls by Kris Nelscott( Book )
3 editions published between 2002 and 2004 in English and held by 533 libraries worldwide
In 1969 Chicago, Smokey Dalton is hired to investigate the brutal murders of three African American men
War at home by Kris Nelscott( Book )
4 editions published between 2005 and 2006 in English and held by 531 libraries worldwide
Searching for a missing Yale student who never arrived for his 1969 spring semester, African American private investigator Smokey Dalton pursues leads between the New Haven slums and New York City
Street justice : a Smokey Dalton novel by Kris Nelscott( Book )
1 edition published in 2014 in English and held by 28 libraries worldwide
In the first week of the new decade, an emergency phone call shatters Chicago private detective Smokey Dalton's hope for a good 1970. His adopted son Jimmy and his cousin Keith need help. Smokey arrives at a South Side hotel across from the boys' school in time to clean up a horrible mess, on the boys mostly solve on their own. But the boys' heroic actions echo all across Chicago. Smokey finds himself standing alone against street gangs, the mob, and the Democratic Machine
La route de tous les dangers by Kris Nelscott( Book )
2 editions published between 2005 and 2010 in French and held by 11 libraries worldwide
A couper au couteau by Kris Nelscott( Book )
2 editions published between 2006 and 2010 in French and held by 9 libraries worldwide
Seconde enquête de Smokey Dalton. Août 1968. C'est dans une atmosphère de terreur que le détéctive de Memphis est contraint de fuir sa ville en compagnie de Jimmy, son jeune protégé, témoin du meurtre du prix Nobel de la Paix et icône de la communauté noire. Smokey et Jimmy se réfugient à Chicago, pensant pouvoir y recommencer une nouvelle vie, mais de nouveaux meurtres obligent Smokey à enquêter
Blanc sur noir by Kris Nelscott( Book )
3 editions published between 2006 and 2011 in French and held by 7 libraries worldwide
L'enquêteur privé Smokey Dalton et son fils adoptif Jimmy continuent de se cacher à Chicago en cette fin d'année 1968. Ils fuient toujours les agences gouvernementales qui souhaitent mettre la main sur Jimmy, témoin de l'assassinat de Martin Luther King au mois d'avril. Dalton vit sous un nom d'emprunt et tente, avec Jimmy, de mener une vie ordinaire dans un quartier défavorisé de la ville
Les faiseurs d'anges : roman by Kris Nelscott( Book )
2 editions published in 2007 in French and held by 6 libraries worldwide
Rentrant d'un dîner de charité avec Laura Hathaway, la jeune et riche héritière dont il est l'amant, Smokey Dalton découvre chez sa voisine une jeune femme en train d'agoniser. A l'hôpital, le médecin de garde conclut à un avortement qui a mal tourné. Dalton va partir à la recherche des faiseurs d'anges dans les profondeurs d'un Chicago en pleine mutation, où la violence est omniprésente
Que la guerre soit avec nous by Kris Nelscott( Book )
1 edition published in 2008 in French and held by 5 libraries worldwide
Smokey Dalton accepte d'enquêter sur Daniel Kirkland, à la demande de sa mère Grace Kirkland. Ce brillant étudiant a été radié de l'université de Yale pour s'être opposé à la guerre du Vietnam. Arrivé à New Haven en compagnie de Jimmy, son fils adoptif, et de Malcom, un garçon débrouillard, il comprend que Daniel a rallié un groupe de militants extrémistes, les Weathermen
La route de tous les dangers : la première enquête de Smokey Dalton : roman by Kris Nelscott( Book )
2 editions published in 2007 in French and held by 3 libraries worldwide
Days of rage by Kris Nelscott( Sound Recording )
1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 1 library worldwide
Stone cribs by Kris Nelscott( Sound Recording )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 1 library worldwide
Thin walls by Kris Nelscott( Sound Recording )
1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 1 library worldwide
À couper au couteau : une nouvelle enquête de Smokey Dalton : roman by Kris Nelscott( Book )
2 editions published in 2007 in French and held by 1 library worldwide
C'est en août 1968 dans une atmosphère de terreur que le détective de Memphis, Smokey Dalton, est contraint de fuir sa ville en compagnie de Jimmy, son jeune protégé, témoin du meurtre du prix Nobel de la Paix et icône de la communauté noire. Smokey et Jimmy se réfugient à Chicago, pensant pouvoir y recommencer une nouvelle vie, mais de nouveaux meurtres obligent Smokey à enquêter
Kikenna michi ( Book )
1 edition published in 2001 in Japanese and held by 1 library worldwide
Uma estrada perigosa by Kris Nelscott( Book )
1 edition published in 2004 in Portuguese and held by 1 library worldwide
Carretera peligrosa by Kris Nelscott( Book )
1 edition published in 2006 in Spanish and held by 1 library worldwide
 
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Alternative Names

controlled identity Rusch, Kristine Kathryn

Dexter, Kristine.
Grayson, Kristine.
Nelscott, Kris.
Rusch, Kris.
ネルスコット, クリス
Languages
English (26)
French (14)
Spanish (1)
Portuguese (1)
Japanese (1)
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