WorldCat Identities

Gurney, John Steven 1962-

Overview
Works: 307 works in 950 publications in 3 languages and 131,381 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Juvenile works  Detective and mystery fiction  Ghost stories  Braille books 
Roles: Illustrator, Author, Creator
Classifications: PZ7.R8139, FIC
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by John Steven Gurney
The absent author by Ron Roy( Book )

14 editions published between 1997 and 2009 in English and held by 2,311 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dink Duncan and his two friends investigate the apparent kidnapping of famous mystery author Wallis Wallace
The deadly dungeon by Ron Roy( Book )

16 editions published between 1998 and 2015 in English and Italian and held by 2,267 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

While visiting Wallis's castle, Dink and his friends investigate strange noises that lead them to a dangerous secret
The bald bandit by Ron Roy( Book )

14 editions published between 1997 and 2015 in English and held by 2,251 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Third-grader Dink and his detective friends hope to receive a big reward by finding the person whose video recorder picked up a picture of the local bank robber
The canary caper by Ron Roy( Book )

15 editions published between 1997 and 1998 in English and held by 2,250 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dink and his friends investigate why pets, like Mrs. Davis's canary, Mozart, are mysteriously disappearing all over town
The falcon's feathers by Ron Roy( Book )

15 editions published between 1998 and 2015 in English and held by 2,148 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Josh and his two friends look for the person who stole a peregrine falcon from its nest
The empty envelope by Ron Roy( Book )

12 editions published between 1998 and 2009 in English and held by 2,139 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dink and his friends unearth the mysterious truth behind the envelopes incorrectly delivered to his house
The jaguar's jewel by Ron Roy( Book )

10 editions published between 2000 and 2009 in English and Italian and held by 2,110 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dink and his friends use their detective skills to locate a giant emerald missing from a statue delivered to Uncle Warren's museum in New York City
Vampires don't wear polka dots by Debbie Dadey( Book )

7 editions published between 1990 and 1996 in English and French and held by 2,096 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 invisible island by Ron Roy( Book )

17 editions published between 1999 and 2015 in English and Italian and held by 2,075 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

While picnicking on Squaw Island, Dink, Josh, and Ruth Rose find a hundred dollar bill, and when they return to explore further they find an entire cave full of money
The missing mummy by Ron Roy( Book )

12 editions published between 2001 and 2015 in English and Italian and held by 2,053 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dink, Josh, and Ruth Rose help catch the thieves who have stolen the treasure from the museum's mummy exhibit
The runaway racehorse by Ron Roy( Book )

12 editions published between 2002 and 2009 in English and held by 2,031 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dink, Josh, and Ruth Rose investigate the disappearance of a valuable racehorse that Dink's uncle and his friend, Forest Evans, have just bought and entered in a race at Saratoga
The school skeleton by Ron Roy( Book )

13 editions published between 2003 and 2006 in English and Italian and held by 2,003 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Green Lawn Elementary becomes involved in a mystery when Mr. Bones, the skeleton in the nurse's office, disappears
The haunted hotel by Ron Roy( Book )

9 editions published between 1999 and 2015 in English and held by 1,992 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When the guests of the Shangri-La Hotel are scared away by a white-haired female ghost, Dink and his friends investigate the mystery
The talking T. Rex by Ron Roy( Book )

8 editions published between 2003 and 2007 in English and held by 1,988 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dink, Josh, and Ruth Rose investigate the theft of a great deal of money from the belly of a nearly life-size Tyrannosaurus Rex model that their friend, Jud Wheat, is using to raise money for a dinosaur museum
The lucky lottery by Ron Roy( Book )

8 editions published between 2000 and 2015 in English and held by 1,987 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dink and his two friends help Lucky find the culprit who stole Lucky's winning lottery ticket
The kidnapped king by Ron Roy( Book )

9 editions published between 2000 and 2009 in English and held by 1,945 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dink and his friends meet an exchange student, Sammi, who is actually the prince of an island country, hiding from those enemies who have kidnapped his parents and who may be after him as well
The panda puzzle by Ron Roy( Book )

10 editions published between 2002 and 2015 in English and held by 1,924 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dink, Josh, and Ruth Rose investigate the kidnapping of the new baby panda at the petting zoo
The white wolf by Ron Roy( Recording )

13 editions published between 2004 and 2009 in English and Italian and held by 1,910 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

While visiting their friend Wallis and her adopted daughter on Mount Desert Island, Maine, Josh, Dink, and Ruth Rose investigate why three white wolf cubs were stolen, and by whom
The goose's gold by Ron Roy( Book )

15 editions published between 1997 and 2015 in English and Italian and held by 1,909 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When Ruth Rose and her friends, vacationing in Florida, discover that her grandmother is about to invest in a project to recover sunken treasure, they stumble upon evidence that the entire plan may be a fraud
The zombie zone by Ron Roy( Book )

9 editions published between 2005 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 1,896 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dink, Josh, and Ruth Rose help catch the thieves who have stolen gold from Sammi's parents, the king and queen of Costra
 
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The school skeleton
Alternative Names
Gurney, John

Gurney John 19..-.... illustrateur

Gurney, John 1962-

Gurney, John (John Steven)

Gurney, John Steven

Languages
English (213)

Italian (23)

French (1)

Covers
The deadly dungeonThe bald banditThe canary caperThe falcon's feathersThe empty envelopeThe jaguar's jewelVampires don't wear polka dotsThe invisible island