WorldCat Identities

Holmes, Gerald L.

Overview
Works: 330 works in 1,301 publications in 3 languages and 92,041 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Humorous fiction  Juvenile works  Western stories  Detective and mystery fiction  Young adult works  Children's audiobooks  Christmas stories 
Roles: Illustrator, Author, Contributor
Classifications: PS3555.R428, FIC
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works about Gerald L Holmes
 
Most widely held works by Gerald L Holmes
The further adventures of Hank the Cowdog by John R Erickson( Book )

33 editions published between 1983 and 2011 in English and Spanish and held by 2,664 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Hank the Cowdog almost loses his job as Head of Ranch Security when he develops a case of Eye-Crosserosis
The original adventures of Hank the Cowdog by John R Erickson( Book )

33 editions published between 1983 and 2012 in English and Spanish and held by 2,212 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. Includes two short stories which became the inspiration for the Hank books
Faded love by John R Erickson( Book )

34 editions published between 1985 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 2,094 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Heading into the wild outback, Hank goes in search of his true love, the charming Miss Beulah. Hank is sure he can win Beulah's heart - but first he'll need the help of a powerful aphrodisiac
Let sleeping dogs lie by John R Erickson( Book )

36 editions published between 1985 and 2011 in English and Spanish and held by 2,032 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Hank the cowdog, Head of Ranch Security, pursues an elusive chicken murderer
It's a dog's life by John R Erickson( Book )

28 editions published between 1984 and 2011 in English and held by 1,751 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Hank the Cowdog winds up in town for an adventure in getting out of a case of "soap hydrophobia."
Every dog has his day by John R Erickson( Book )

32 editions published between 1988 and 2012 in English and held by 1,724 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
The case of the fiddle-playing fox by John R Erickson( Book )

26 editions published between 1989 and 2011 in English and held by 1,713 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

While working on a mysterious case involving disappearing eggs and a fiddle-playing fox named Frankie, Hank 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 held by 1,681 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
Hank the Cowdog and monkey business by John R Erickson( Book )

16 editions published between 1989 and 2013 in English and held by 1,660 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Hank the Cowdog, Head of Ranch Security, matches wits with an escaped circus monkey
The case of the one-eyed killer stud horse by John R Erickson( Book )

24 editions published between 1987 and 2011 in English and held by 1,616 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
Lost in the blinded blizzard by John R Erickson( Book )

20 editions published between 1991 and 2000 in English and held by 1,571 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
Hank the Cowdog : the wounded buzzard on Christmas Eve by John R Erickson( Book )

28 editions published between 1989 and 2013 in English and held by 1,565 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Accompanying Slim and Little Alfred into town on a Christmas shopping trip, Hank and Drover run into a wounded buzzard and a gang of toughs so mean and heartless, it's a wonder they ever make it back to the ranch
The case of the Halloween ghost by John R Erickson( Book )

21 editions published between 1987 and 2012 in English and Chinese and held by 1,564 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 vanishing fishhook by John R Erickson( Book )

8 editions published between 1998 and 2013 in English and held by 1,554 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 car-barkaholic dog by John R Erickson( Book )

13 editions published between 1991 and 2014 in English and held by 1,520 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
The case of the measled cowboy by John R Erickson( Book )

8 editions published between 1999 and 2014 in English and held by 1,511 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 vampire cat by John R Erickson( Book )

8 editions published between 1993 and 2012 in English and held by 1,497 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Hank the Cowdog, Head of Ranch Security, bravely faces the dangers of Picket Canyon to unravel the mystery surrounding an unusual cat
The case of the midnight rustler by John R Erickson( Book )

11 editions published between 1992 and 2011 in English and held by 1,483 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

13 editions published between 1994 and 2014 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,476 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

18 editions published between 1996 and 2013 in English and held by 1,473 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Hank the Cowdog uses his all of his sleuthing skills as head of ranch security when a major theft occurs on the ranch and Miss Beulah is kidnapped
 
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The further adventures of Hank the Cowdog
Alternative Names
Holmes, Gerald L.

Languages
English (423)

Spanish (9)

Chinese (1)

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The original adventures of Hank the CowdogFaded loveLet sleeping dogs lieIt's a dog's lifeEvery dog has his dayThe case of the fiddle-playing foxThe curse of the incredible priceless corncobHank the Cowdog and monkey business