WorldCat Identities

Erickson, John R. 1943-

Overview
Works: 848 works in 3,221 publications in 3 languages and 141,648 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Juvenile works  Humorous fiction  Biography  Pictorial works  Western stories  Detective and mystery fiction  History  Diaries  Young adult works 
Roles: Author, Narrator
Classifications: PS3555.R428, FIC
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Most widely held works about John R Erickson
 
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The original adventures of Hank the Cowdog by John R Erickson( Book )

76 editions published between 1983 and 2012 in English and Spanish and held by 3,613 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Hank the Cowdog, Head of Ranch Security, is framed for the murder of a chicken and becomes an outlaw with the coyotes
It's a dog's life by John R Erickson( Book )

54 editions published between 1984 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 3,153 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 further adventures of Hank the Cowdog by John R Erickson( Book )

38 editions published between 1983 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 2,824 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Hank the Cowdog almost loses his job as Head of Ranch Security when he develops a case of Eye-Crosserosis
Murder in the middle pasture by John R Erickson( Book )

32 editions published between 1984 and 2011 in English and Spanish and held by 2,172 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When a calf is murdered, Hank, the 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 )

44 editions published between 1985 and 2012 in English and Spanish and held by 2,170 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 )

43 editions published between 1985 and 2011 in English and Spanish and held by 2,068 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

34 editions published between 1988 and 2012 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,768 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

43 editions published between 1983 and 2014 in English and held by 1,752 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
Hank the Cowdog and monkey business by John R Erickson( Book )

20 editions published between 1986 and 2013 in English and held by 1,737 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Hank the Cowdog, Head of Ranch Security, matches wits with an escaped circus monkey
The case of the fiddle-playing fox by John R Erickson( Book )

25 editions published between 1989 and 2011 in English and held by 1,735 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
The curse of the incredible priceless corncob by John R Erickson( Book )

24 editions published between 1986 and 2012 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,710 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 one-eyed killer stud horse by John R Erickson( Book )

24 editions published between 1983 and 2011 in English and held by 1,671 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Hank the Cowdog goes to the rescue as a wild, one-eyed horse creates havoc on the ranch but some of his outrageous stunts get him into more trouble than he bargained for
Hank the Cowdog : the wounded buzzard on Christmas Eve by John R Erickson( Book )

33 editions published between 1989 and 2013 in English and held by 1,617 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Accompanying Slim and Little Alfred into town on a Christmas shopping trip, Hank and Drover run up against a gang of toughs so mean and heartless, it's a wonder they ever make it back to the ranch
Lost in the blinded blizzard by John R Erickson( Book )

24 editions published between 1991 and 2000 in English and held by 1,613 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

While battling a "blinded" blizzard to get cough syrup for Baby Mollie, 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 vanishing fishhook by John R Erickson( Book )

10 editions published between 1998 and 2011 in English and held by 1,583 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Hank the Cowdog is supervising little Alfred's fishing trip but what starts as a routine expedition turns into a crisis when Hank reels in more than he bargained for
The case of the measled cowboy by John R Erickson( Book )

11 editions published between 1998 and 2014 in English and held by 1,554 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 midnight rustler by John R Erickson( Book )

17 editions published between 1943 and 2011 in English and held by 1,541 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Hank the cowdog investigates the mystery of a cattle rustler who works by night
The case of the Halloween ghost by John R Erickson( Book )

26 editions published between 1987 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 1,538 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 modern cowboy by John R Erickson( Book )

17 editions published between 1981 and 2004 in English and held by 901 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the cattle business and looks at the clothing, equipment, work, and skills of the cowboy
Through time and the valley by John R Erickson( Book )

4 editions published between 1978 and 2013 in English and held by 149 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In an isolated piece of the West, the Canadian River stretched before John Erickson and Bill Ellzey as they began a journey through time and what the locals call "the valley." They talked, worked, and swapped stories with the people of the valley, piecing together a picture of what life has been like there for a hundred years, including tales of such real-life characters as Kit Carson, Quanah Parker, Billy Dixon, and Ishatai. A wry and delightful humorist, Erickson
 
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The case of the measled cowboy
Alternative Names
Erickson, John Richard 1943-

John R. Erickson American author

John R. Erickson Amerikaans rancher

Languages
English (600)

Spanish (23)

Chinese (1)

Covers
It's a dog's lifeThe further adventures of Hank the CowdogMurder in the middle pastureFaded loveLet sleeping dogs lieEvery dog has his day : Hank the cowdogLost in the dark unchanted forestHank the Cowdog and monkey business