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Hambly, Barbara

Overview
Works: 245 works in 825 publications in 1 language and 44,697 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Star Wars fiction  History  Domestic fiction  Detective and mystery stories  Historical fiction  Horror tales  Fantasy fiction  Science fiction  Suspense fiction 
Roles: Creator
Classifications: PS3558.A4215, 813.54
Publication Timeline
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Publications about Barbara Hambly
Publications by Barbara Hambly
Most widely held works about Barbara Hambly
 
Most widely held works by Barbara Hambly
Children of the Jedi by Barbara Hambly( Book )
20 editions published between 1995 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,968 libraries worldwide
Princess Leia and Han Solo brave dangers to investigate a lost colony of Jedi children on the planet Belsavis. The novel introduces many new life forms. By the author of Those Who Hunt the Night
Planet of twilight by Barbara Hambly( Book )
18 editions published between 1997 and 2013 in English and held by 1,872 libraries worldwide
On a barren and remote planet, a ruthless warlord seeking to exploit its vast mineral wealth kidnaps Princess Leia, Luke Skywalker searches for his long-lost love Callista, and a long-dormant, sentient lifeform is awakening to threaten the entire galaxy
The emancipator's wife : a novel of Mary Todd Lincoln by Barbara Hambly( Book )
17 editions published between 2005 and 2013 in English and held by 1,744 libraries worldwide
In 1865, in the wake of her husband's assassination, Mary Todd Lincoln struggles to cope amid the animosity and confusion that surrounds her, in a historical novel that captures the saga of one of the most misunderstood women in American history
Die upon a kiss by Barbara Hambly( Book )
15 editions published between 2001 and 2013 in English and held by 1,498 libraries worldwide
In 1835 New Orleans, Benjamin January, a free man of color, becomes caught up in a deadly plot when he rescues opera impresario Lorenzo Belaggio, who has brought a production of the opera "Othello" to town, from a violent attack
A free man of color by Barbara Hambly( Book )
12 editions published between 1997 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,492 libraries worldwide
A historical mystery in 1830s New Orleans whose protagonist is a free man of color. Dr. Benjamin January, back in America after 15 years in Paris where he became a surgeon, goes to the help of a woman. In revenge, he is framed by her enemies for murder and must clear his name. A look at the complicated race relations of the period in New Orleans
Patriot hearts : a novel of the founding mothers by Barbara Hambly( Book )
14 editions published between 2007 and 2013 in English and held by 1,470 libraries worldwide
The triumphs and turmoil of early America are revealed through fictional portraits of four women--Martha Washington, Abigail Adams, Sally Hemings, and Dolley Madison--who played key roles during four presidential administrations
Those who hunt the night by Barbara Hambly( Book )
16 editions published between 1988 and 2013 in English and held by 1,448 libraries worldwide
The vampires had been living in London since the time of Elizabeth I, but now they were being ruthlessly murdered by someone who ripped their coffins open for the light of day to burn them to ashes. No vampire could endure the daylight to destroy the murderer. They had to turn to a mortal human for aid
Wet grave by Barbara Hambly( Book )
15 editions published between 2001 and 2013 in English and held by 1,423 libraries worldwide
When the body of an elderly freedwoman turns up near a decrepit shack, Benjamin January and his lover Rose become involved in an investigation into a crime that could be linked to rumors of a fortune in hidden gold
Days of the dead by Barbara Hambly( Book )
12 editions published between 2003 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,372 libraries worldwide
In 1838, when a friend is accused of killing the son of a powerful Mexican landowner, Benjamin January and his wife, Rose, head to Mexico City to uncover the truth and find a city torn by political unrest and violence
Fever season by Barbara Hambly( Book )
10 editions published between 1998 and 2013 in English and held by 1,321 libraries worldwide
A black American surgeon fights racism as he works alongside whites during a cholera epidemic in 1830s New Orleans. What particularly disturbs the French-trained Benjamin January, a free man of color, is that many other free men are disappearing. Are they victims of cholera or a human hand?
Graveyard dust by Barbara Hambly( Book )
13 editions published between 1999 and 2013 in English and held by 1,274 libraries worldwide
In 19th century New Orleans, free man of color Benjamin January tries to clear the name of his sister, a voodoo practitioner. She is accused of supplying the arsenic which a woman used to kill her husband
Sold down the river by Barbara Hambly( Book )
17 editions published between 1999 and 2013 in English and held by 1,217 libraries worldwide
Benjamin January, a musician in New Orleans, returns to the slavery of Mon Triomphe, Simon Fourchet's upriver sugar plantation, to unravel secrets and sins which have manifested in a mysterious fire, a poisoning, a murder, and voodoo curse marks
Dead water by Barbara Hambly( Book )
8 editions published between 2004 and 2013 in English and held by 1,213 libraries worldwide
In turbulent nineteenth-century New Orleans, free man of color Benjamin January finds himself on a perilous steamboat ride that becomes an inescapable journey of death and murder
Dead and buried by Barbara Hambly( Book )
7 editions published between 2010 and 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,146 libraries worldwide
When free black musician and surgeon Benjamin January attends the funeral of a friend, an accident tips the dead man out of his coffin--only to reveal an unexpected inhabitant. Set in New Orleans in 1836
The shirt on his back by Barbara Hambly( Book )
6 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in English and held by 1,114 libraries worldwide
"Abishag Shaw is seeking vengeance for his brother's murder -- and Benjamin January is seeking money after every bank in the country crashes. Far beyond the frontier, in the depths of the Rocky Mountains, both are to be found at the great Rendezvous of the Mountain Men. And during that month-long orgy of cheap booze, shooting-matches, tall tales and cut-throat trading, something else is found instead: the corpse of a murdered gentleman whom nobody recognizes, clean-shaven, perfumed, and clothed on in a pair of black kid gloves."--Cover
Ran away : a Benjamin January novel by Barbara Hambly( Book )
8 editions published between 2011 and 2013 in English and held by 1,038 libraries worldwide
When a witness claims to have seen Hüseyin Pasha hurl two girls' dead bodies from his attic window on Bourbon Street, everyone in New Orleans is willing to believe the "devilish Infidel" is guilty except Benjamin January. Only Benjamin, driven by memories of his first meeting with the Turk in Paris ten years earlier, is willing to brave public outrage and mob violence to seek for the true culprit
Traveling with the dead by Barbara Hambly( Book )
8 editions published between 1995 and 2013 in English and held by 1,009 libraries worldwide
Former British secret service agent James Asher squares off with Don Simon Ysidro, oldest and most cunning of London's vampires. A tale of international espionage involving foreign governments in league with vampires. A sequel to Those Who Hunt the Night
Blood maidens by Barbara Hambly( Book )
7 editions published between 2010 and 2012 in English and held by 1,005 libraries worldwide
James Asher and his vampire partner Don Simon Ysidro travel to St. Petersburg in 1911 to investigate whether or not the kaiser is trying to build an army of vampires in preparation for war
Dragonshadow by Barbara Hambly( Book )
14 editions published between 1999 and 2013 in English and held by 1,005 libraries worldwide
After his wife is captured by demons, John Aversin of the Winterlands seeks help from a dragon who once loved her. The dragon gave her a dragon's body and immortality, but returned her to human form so she could marry Aversin. By the author of Dragonsbane
Renfield : slave of Dracula by Barbara Hambly( Book )
9 editions published between 2006 and 2007 in English and held by 957 libraries worldwide
A fresh take on Bram Stoker's Dracula focuses on the obsessive devotion of Renfield to his vampire master, embarking on a personal mission to hunt down Van Helsing and his companions that sets the stage for the ultimate confrontation between the living and the undead and takes him from Dracula's castle into the horrific darkness of his own mind
 
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Alternative Names

controlled identity Hamilton, Barbara, 1951-

ハムリー, バーバラ
ハンブリー, バーバラ
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English (243)
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