WorldCat Identities

Johnson, Edgar 1912-1990

Overview
Works: 29 works in 92 publications in 3 languages and 5,831 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Juvenile works  Domestic fiction  Sports stories  Science fiction  Novels  History  Young adult works  Drama  Film adaptations 
Roles: Editor, Author
Classifications: PR4559, FIC
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Most widely held works by Edgar Johnson
The grizzly by Annabel Johnson( Book )

14 editions published between 1964 and 1988 in English and held by 1,041 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young boy and his estranged father find themselves united, for the first time on a camping trip, by facing the sinister threat of a grizzly bear
Wilderness bride by Annabel Johnson( Book )

5 editions published between 1962 and 2002 in English and Undetermined and held by 476 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A Mormon girl goes to live with the large family of her betrothed, and during their difficult year of flight from hostile Illinois to a Utah sanctuary she comes to understand and accept the young man who prefers medicine to Mormonism
The danger quotient by Annabel Johnson( Book )

5 editions published between 1984 and 1987 in English and held by 385 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A super-genius in a small underground colony of survivors of nuclear war, eighteen-year-old Casey risks journeying back to the twentieth century to discover why the survivors are dying and how he can save them all
Torrie by Annabel Johnson( Book )

12 editions published between 1960 and 1996 in English and Undetermined and held by 371 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A story of westward migration from St. Louis on a California wagon train, and the process of a young girl's growing up
Count me gone by Annabel Johnson( Book )

9 editions published between 1968 and 1970 in English and held by 344 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An eighteen-year-old boy confesses to a lawyer the incidents of the past week which have culminated in an automobile accident, trouble with the law, and the label of insanity from police and his parents
A golden touch by Annabel Johnson( Book )

4 editions published in 1963 in English and Undetermined and held by 340 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When a thirteen-year-old boy travels to the west to join his father, he realizes that the father-son relationship he idealizes will be difficult to attain, for his father is a poker dealer who has been thrown out of town and their future in the gold mines is hampered by a shiftless uncle and a meddling sheriff
The black symbol by Annabel Johnson( Book )

9 editions published between 1959 and 1973 in English and Slovenian and held by 319 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In Montana during the great gold rush, Barney, a 12 yr. old boy and Steve, a blind Negro, search for Barney's father. They become prisoners of Doc Cathcart, the owner of a travelling medicine show
A memory of dragons by Annabel Johnson( Book )

1 edition published in 1986 in English and held by 285 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In a large corporation handling the research and development of military hardware, a young man, suffering from amnesia, finds himself caught between two groups--one that wants the West to secede before all its raw materials are exploited by the East, and another that wants to preserve the union
Prisoner of PSI by Annabel Johnson( Book )

2 editions published in 1985 in English and held by 274 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The mental link between a television psychic and his estranged son may be their only hope when desperate kidnappers strike
The burning glass by Annabel Johnson( Book )

2 editions published between 1966 and 1996 in English and held by 266 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Not even serious illness or Indian captivity could dampen Jeb's delight in Western life as a trader
A peculiar magic by Annabel Johnson( Book )

3 editions published between 1965 and 1969 in English and held by 258 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The heroine is Lucinda Ferris, about 12 years old and on her way out of a long tomboyhood. She trusts no one and has no reason to. The post-Civil War urge to the public supervision of private morals caught up with cattle town Kansas and Cindy's mother, a dance hall girl, had been the victim of the Ladies' Reform Society which had descended on the saloon after dark, rounded up the dancers and shipped them out of town with one way tickets to Denver. This leaves Cindy on her own. If she stays, the Ladies' R.S. plans to take her to their hard hearted bosoms and break her to their ways. She goes."--Kirkus
An alien music by Annabel Johnson( Book )

1 edition published in 1982 in English and held by 244 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sixteen-year-old Jesse relates the experiences of the Sky-Lab Seven crew as they become the sole survivors of the dying planet Earth only to have their plans to colonize Mars irreversibly shattered
The bearcat by Annabel Johnson( Book )

4 editions published in 1960 in English and held by 233 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jeff, a young miner, becomes involved in the worker's struggle to unionize in a Montana mining town
Pickpocket run by Annabel Johnson( Book )

1 edition published in 1961 in English and held by 205 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Over the hot, noisy Fourth of July weekend a seventeen-year-old youth, seeking independence from his unethical parents, allies himself with the town oddball, a tough politician enjoying temporary oblivion, to stop a gang of young thugs from carrying out a holdup
Finders, keepers by Annabel Johnson( Book )

1 edition published in 1981 in English and held by 192 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A thirteen-year-old boy and his rebellious sister flee Denver following a catastrophic explosion at a nearby nuclear power plant, hoping to survive in the mountains
Gamebuster by Annabel Johnson( Book )

1 edition published in 1990 in English and held by 188 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Overhearing what seems to be a bomb plot and discovering a dead body in the trunk of his car are only the beginnings of a dangerous adventure in which a high school senior rediscovers his father, an undercover agent, and becomes involved in a fight against dispossessing the Navajos of their lands forever
The last knife by Annabel Johnson( Book )

3 editions published between 1971 and 1973 in English and German and held by 164 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Searching for an explanation of his older brother's willingness to go to jail rather than be drafted, Rick learns about other cases of conscientious objectors in America's history
The rescued heart by Annabel Johnson( Book )

1 edition published in 1961 in English and held by 154 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Forced to spend a year at an isolated California desert trailer camp with her parents, who are worried about her emotional and physical health, a sixteen-year-old girl meets a variety of drifters and migrant workers who influence her future
Dombey and son by Charles Dickens( Book )

2 editions published in 1963 in English and held by 55 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A rich and pompous merchant is plagued by loneliness and misfortune
The Big Rock Candy, a novel by Annabel Johnson( Book )

1 edition published in 1957 in English and held by 26 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Alternative Names

controlled identityJohnson, A. E.

Johnson, E. 1912-1990

Johnson, E. R. 1912-1990

Johnson, Edgar R. 1912-1990

Johnson, Edgar Raymond 1912-1990

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