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Peter Bernard Kyne
(1880–1957)
American novelist. More than 100 films were adapted from his works between 1914 and 1952. Best remembered for his novels The Three Godfathers (1913), a huge success; The Go Getter (1922); and the stories of Cappy Ricks.

WorksEdit

  • Captain Scraggs: or, The Green-Pea Pirates (1911) IA
  • The Three Godfathers (1913) IA
  • The Long Chance (1914) IA
  • Webster—Man's Man (1917) IA
  • The Valley of the Giants (1918)
  • The Valley of the Giants (1918) IA
  • Kindred of the Dust (1920) IA
  • The Understanding Heart (1920?)
  • The Pride of Palomar (1921) IA
  • The Go-Getter: a Story That Tells You How To Be One (1922) IA

Cappy Ricks seriesEdit

  • Cappy Ricks: or, the Subjugation of Matt Peasley (1916) IA
  • Cappy Ricks Retires: But That Doesn't Keep Him from Coming Back Stronger Than Ever (1913) IA
  • Cappy Ricks Comes Back (1934)
  • Cappy Ricks Special (1935)

Individual short storiesEdit


 

Some or all works by this author are in the public domain in the United States because they were published before January 1, 1924.


The author died in 1957, so works by this author are also in the public domain in countries and areas where the copyright term is the author's life plus 60 years or less. Works by this author may also be in the public domain in countries and areas with longer native copyright terms that apply the rule of the shorter term to foreign works.