WorldCat Identities

Erickson, John R. 1943-

Overview
Works: 1,132 works in 3,921 publications in 3 languages and 142,532 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Humorous fiction  Juvenile works  Western fiction  Detective and mystery fiction  Biography  Pictorial works  History  Diaries  Young adult works 
Roles: Author, Narrator
Classifications: PS3555.R428, FIC
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by John R Erickson
The original adventures of Hank the Cowdog by John R Erickson( Book )

73 editions published between 1983 and 2012 in English and held by 3,396 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Hank the Cowdog, Head of Ranch Security, is framed for the murder fo a chicken and becomes an outlaw with the coyotes
The further adventures of Hank the Cowdog by John R Erickson( Book )

44 editions published between 1983 and 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,715 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Hank the Cowdog almost loses his job as Head of Ranch Security when he develops a case of Eye-crosserosis
It's a dog's life by John R Erickson( Book )

74 editions published between 1984 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 2,658 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Duped into thinking the world is coming to an end, Hank the Cowdog winds up in town for some more adventures including getting in and out of a case of "soap hydrophobia."
The modern cowboy by John R Erickson( )

15 editions published between 1981 and 2004 in English and held by 2,535 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the cattle business and looks at the clothing, equipment, work, and skills of the cowboy
Murder in the middle pasture by John R Erickson( Book )

40 editions published between 1984 and 2011 in English and Spanish and held by 2,168 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When a calf is murdered, Hank, a wiley cowdog and head of ranch security, pursues a gang of wild dogs and a clan of coyotes to find the killer
Faded love by John R Erickson( Book )

46 editions published between 1985 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 2,117 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Hank the Cowdog quits his job as Head of Ranch Security and travels in search of adventure and romance
Let sleeping dogs lie by John R Erickson( Book )

52 editions published between 1985 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 2,067 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Hank the Cowdog, Head of Ranch Security, pursues an elusive chicken murderer
Every dog has his day by John R Erickson( Book )

37 editions published between 1988 and 2012 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,761 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Hank the Cowdog gets into more and more trouble before he is able to find a happy solution to this problems
Lost in the dark unchanted forest by John R Erickson( Book )

40 editions published between 1983 and 2014 in English and held by 1,744 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fearless Hank the Cowdog, Head of Ranch Security, enters the "dark unchanted forest" to rescue his master's son from Sinister the bobcat
The case of the fiddle-playing fox by John R Erickson( Book )

27 editions published between 1989 and 2011 in English and held by 1,724 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

While working on a mysterious case involving disappearing eggs and a fiddle-playing fox named Frankie, Hank the cowdog falls for Miss Beulah, the beautiful collie
Hank the Cowdog and monkey business by John R Erickson( Book )

21 editions published between 1986 and 2013 in English and held by 1,718 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Hank the Cowdog, Head of Ranch Security, matches wits with an escaped circus monkey
Some babies grow up to be cowboys : a collection of articles and essays by John R Erickson( )

2 editions published in 1999 in English and held by 1,712 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The curse of the incredible priceless corncob by John R Erickson( Book )

29 editions published between 1986 and 2012 in English and held by 1,706 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

While trying to outwit his arch enemy Pete the barncat, Hank the Cowdog is duped into believing a worthless corncob will bring him fame and fortune
The case of the vanishing fishhook by John R Erickson( Book )

19 editions published between 1998 and 2013 in English and held by 1,626 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Hank the Cowdog is supervising Little Alfred's fishing trip, but what started as a routine expedition turns into a crisis when a fishhook finds its way into Hank's stomach
Lost in the blinded blizzard by John R Erickson( Book )

29 editions published between 1991 and 2014 in English and held by 1,623 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

While battling a "blinded" blizzard to get cough syrup for Baby Molly, fearless Hank charms Miss Beulah the collie dog, saves Slim and Drover from freezing, sings a love song about fleas, and outwits Pete the Barncat
The case of the Halloween ghost by John R Erickson( Book )

25 editions published between 1987 and 2012 in English and Chinese and held by 1,587 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Hank the Cowdog has one of the scariest adventures of his life when he and his cowardly companion, Drover, find themselves in a strange and spooky place on Halloween night
The case of the measled cowboy by John R Erickson( Book )

13 editions published between 1998 and 2014 in English and held by 1,550 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When Slim is left to take care of the ranch and little Alfred, who has the measles, he gets sick himself and a freak blizzard sets in, so it is up Hank to try to keep things under control
The case of the double bumblebee sting by John R Erickson( Book )

17 editions published between 1994 and 2014 in English and held by 1,530 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Hank the cowdog suffers from a dreaded double bumblebee sting--or is it something much worse?
The case of the midnight rustler by John R Erickson( Book )

16 editions published between 1943 and 2011 in English and held by 1,525 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Hank the cowdog investigates the mystery of a cattle rustler who works by night
The case of the car-barkaholic dog by John R Erickson( Book )

15 editions published between 1991 and 2014 in English and held by 1,509 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Hank the Cowdog, Head of Ranch Security, finds himself stranded in town and drawn into a dangerous situation involving his sister Maggie and a terrible bully named Rambo
 
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The original adventures of Hank the Cowdog
Alternative Names
Erickson, John Richard.

Erickson, John Richard 1943-

John R. Erickson American author

John R. Erickson Amerikaans rancher

Languages
English (661)

Spanish (6)

Chinese (1)

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The further adventures of Hank the CowdogIt's a dog's lifeThe modern cowboyMurder in the middle pastureFaded loveLet sleeping dogs lieEvery dog has his dayLost in the dark unchanted forest