WorldCat Identities

Gurney, John

Overview
Works: 22 works in 56 publications in 1 language and 14,604 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Juvenile works  Humorous fiction  History  Detective and mystery fiction  Church history  Adventure stories  Soccer stories 
Roles: Illustrator
Classifications: PZ7.D128, FIC
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by John Gurney
Zombies don't play soccer by Debbie Dadey( Book )

5 editions published between 1991 and 2007 in English and held by 1,513 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

With humor, suspense and mystery, this popular series continues as The Bailey School Kids investigate a new soccer coach whose spacey stare has them worried. Will her hard-driving practice sessions turn them into winners or zombies?
Frankenstein doesn't plant petunias by Debbie Dadey( Book )

5 editions published between 1993 and 2009 in English and held by 1,438 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Could that really be Frankenstein's monster living in Bailey City? The Bailey School kids decide to find out
Gremlins don't chew bubble gum by Debbie Dadey( Book )

2 editions published in 1995 in English and held by 1,306 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

There are some pretty weird grown-ups living in Bailey City. But could the substitute school secretary really be a gremlin messing up the electricity? The Bailey School kids are going to find out!
Mummies don't coach softball by Debbie Dadey( Book )

6 editions published between 1966 and 1996 in English and held by 1,234 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The kids decide to find out if the clumsy new softball coach, who keeps wrapping up his injuries in bandages, is really a mummy
Sea serpents don't juggle water balloons by Debbie Dadey( Book )

1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 1,214 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After Melody becomes convinced that Eddie's new math tutor is really a sea serpent, Melody, Eddie, Liza, and Howie set out to discover the truth
Knights don't teach piano by Debbie Dadey( Book )

3 editions published in 1998 in English and held by 1,081 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

There are some pretty weird grown-ups living in Bailey City. But could the new piano teacher who lives in a castle and wears a full suit of armor really be a knight planning to take over Bailey City? The Bailey School Kids are going to find out!
Hercules doesn't pull teeth by Debbie Dadey( Book )

2 editions published in 1998 in English and held by 1,054 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

There are some pretty weird grown-ups living in Bailey City. But could the dentist who has extra-large muscles and talks of being champion of the world really be Hercules, the strongest man in the world? The Bailey School kids are going to find out!
Wolfmen don't hula dance by Debbie Dadey( Book )

3 editions published between 1997 and 1999 in English and held by 1,016 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Enjoying a special luau at Camp Lone Wolf, the kids are convinced that one of the hula dancers is the legendary wolfman! Harry Groto has yellow eyes, long fingernails, and a scary growl--he even gets hungry when the Moon is full
Robots don't catch chicken pox by Debbie Dadey( Book )

4 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 999 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

There are some pretty weird grown-ups living in Bailey City. But could the drama teacher directing the class play really be a robot?
Dragons don't throw snowballs by Debbie Dadey( Book )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 976 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Bailey School kids investigate to see if a mad scientist can turn a snow sculpture into a real dragon
Ghosts don't ride wild horses by Debbie Dadey( Book )

3 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 948 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

While on a class trip to a ghost town, Eddie, Melody, Howie, and Liza become convinced that the mysterious man they meet there is really the ghost of Cowboy Pete
Leprechauns don't play fetch by Debbie Dadey( Book )

5 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 904 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

There are some pretty weird grown-ups living in Bailey City, but could the owner of Clover Patch Pet Store really be a leprechaun?
Mrs. Jeepers is missing by Debbie Dadey( Book )

1 edition published in 1996 in English and held by 408 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

There are some pretty weird grown-ups living in Bailey City. But could Mrs. Jeepers, the third-grade teacher with green glowing fingernails and a mysterious green brooch, really turn into a vampire at her own party?
The Hauntlys' hairy surprise by Marcia Thornton Jones( Book )

2 editions published in 1998 in English and held by 249 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bailey City is full of some pretty weird grown-ups. It is the perfect place for the spooky Hauntly Manor Inn. Could Dracula, a mad scientist, and Frankenstein's monster be living there?
Vampires don't wear polka dots by Debbie Dadey( Book )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 144 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The third grade at Bailey Elementary was very hard to handle, until a strange new teacher named Mrs. Jeepers arrived
Something scary by Patricia Hermes( Book )

1 edition published in 1996 in English and held by 121 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When Katie finds out that she isn't invited to Tiffany's Halloween party, she decides to get revenge by inviting everyone to her own party, except for Tiffany. However, Katie has to keep the party a secret because she's not to cause trouble for her grandparents, who are caring for her while her parents are away
The Absent Author #1 by Ron Roy( Book )

3 editions published between 1997 and 1998 in English and held by 16 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dink Duncan and his two friends investigate the apparent kidnapping of famous mystery author Wallis Wallace
Walsingham : a place of pilgrimage for 700 years by A Gurney( Book )

4 editions published between 1965 and 1972 in English and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The deadly dungeon by Ron Roy( Book )

1 edition published in 1998 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

While visiting Wallis's castle, Dink and his friends investigate strange noises that lead them to a dangerous secret
Werewolves don't go to summer camp by Debbie Dadey( Recording )

1 edition published in 1991 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Mr. Jenkins' beard and bare feet have campers at Camp Lone Wolf wondering if he might be a werewolf who comes out at midnight for a snack
 
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Frankenstein doesn't plant petuniasGremlins don't chew bubble gumMummies don't coach softballSea serpents don't juggle water balloonsKnights don't teach pianoHercules doesn't pull teethWolfmen don't hula danceRobots don't catch chicken pox