skip to content

Hambly, Barbara

Overview
Works: 197 works in 792 publications in 10 languages and 44,343 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  History  Detective and mystery stories  Domestic fiction  Science fiction  Star Wars fiction  Historical fiction  Horror tales  Fantasy fiction  Suspense fiction 
Roles: Author, Creator
Classifications: PS3558.A4215, 813.54
Publication Timeline
Key
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 )
27 editions published between 1995 and 2011 in 6 languages and held by 1,779 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 )
19 editions published between 1997 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 1,672 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 )
18 editions published between 2005 and 2008 in English and held by 1,645 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
Patriot hearts : a novel of the founding mothers by Barbara Hambly( Book )
13 editions published between 2007 and 2008 in English and held by 1,410 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
Die upon a kiss by Barbara Hambly( Book )
14 editions published between 2001 and 2007 in English and held by 1,318 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 1998 in 3 languages and held by 1,301 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
Wet grave by Barbara Hambly( Book )
13 editions published between 2001 and 2003 in English and held by 1,250 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
Those who hunt the night by Barbara Hambly( Book )
27 editions published between 1988 and 2011 in 7 languages and held by 1,237 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
Days of the dead by Barbara Hambly( Book )
10 editions published between 2003 and 2004 in English and held by 1,210 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 2011 in English and French and held by 1,158 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 )
12 editions published between 1999 and 2011 in English and French and held by 1,101 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 )
15 editions published between 1999 and 2011 in English and French and held by 1,050 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 )
7 editions published between 2004 and 2005 in English and held by 1,032 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 995 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
Ran away : a Benjamin January novel by Barbara Hambly( Book )
8 editions published between 2011 and 2013 in English and held by 972 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
The shirt on his back by Barbara Hambly( Book )
5 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in English and held by 946 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
Dragonshadow by Barbara Hambly( Book )
14 editions published between 1999 and 2009 in English and Polish and held by 911 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
Good man Friday by Barbara Hambly( Book )
8 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in English and held by 906 libraries worldwide
"Benjamin January's search for a missing man takes him into a dark world filled with grave robbers and slave stealers. New Orleans, 1838. When Benjamin January suddenly finds that his services playing piano at extravagant balls held by the city's wealthy are no longer required, he ends up agreeing to accompany sugar planter Henri Viellard and his young wife, Chloë, on a mission to Washington to find a missing friend. Plunged into a murky world, it soon becomes clear that while it is very possible the Viellards' friend is dead, his enemies are very much alive - and ready to kill anyone who gets in their way"--Amazon.com
Blood maidens by Barbara Hambly( Book )
6 editions published between 2010 and 2012 in English and held by 867 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
Traveling with the dead by Barbara Hambly( Book )
9 editions published between 1995 and 2011 in English and held by 785 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
 
moreShow More Titles
fewerShow Fewer Titles
Alternative Names

controlled identity Hamilton, Barbara, 1951-

Barbara Hambly Amerikaans schrijver
Barbara Hambly amerikansk manusforfattar og skribent
Barbara Hambly amerikansk manusförfattare och författare
Barbara Hambly amerikansk manusforfatter og skribent
Barbara Hambly amerikansk manuskriptforfatter og skribent
Barbara Hambly scrittrice e sceneggiatrice statunitense
Barbara Hambly US-amerikanische Fantasy-Autorin
Хэмбли, Барбара
바버라 햄블리
ハムリー, バーバラ
ハンブリー, バーバラ
Languages
English (221)
French (13)
German (6)
Spanish (6)
Italian (2)
Finnish (1)
Polish (1)
Russian (1)
Korean (1)
Dutch (1)
Covers
Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

Don't have an account? You can easily create a free account.