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Hobbs, Will

Overview
Works: 105 works in 551 publications in 4 languages and 46,982 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Juvenile works  Science fiction  Detective and mystery fiction  Young adult works  Bildungsromans  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Children's audiobooks  Action and adventure fiction  Braille books 
Roles: Author
Classifications: PZ7.H6524, FIC
Publication Timeline
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Crossing the wire by Will Hobbs( Book )

10 editions published between 2006 and 2009 in English and held by 3,796 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fifteen-year-old Victor Flores journeys north in a desperate attempt to cross the Arizona border and find work in the United States to support his family in central Mexico
Far North by Will Hobbs( Book )

18 editions published between 1996 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 2,719 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After the destruction of their floatplane, sixteen-year-old Gabe and his Dene friend, Raymond, struggle to survive a winter in the wilderness of the Northwest Territories
Jason's gold by Will Hobbs( Book )

19 editions published between 1999 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 2,429 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When news of the discovery of gold in Canada's Yukon Territory in 1897 reaches fifteen-year-old Jason, he embarks on a 10,000-mile journey to strike it rich
Leaving Protection by Will Hobbs( Book )

10 editions published between 2004 and 2014 in English and held by 2,405 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sixteen-year-old Robbie Daniels, happy to get a job aboard a troller fishing for king salmon off southeastern Alaska, finds himself in danger when he discovers that his mysterious captain is searching for long-buried Russian plaques that lay claim to Alaska and the Northwest
Bearstone by Will Hobbs( Book )

36 editions published between 1989 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 2,359 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A troubled Indian boy goes to live with an elderly rancher whose caring ways help the boy become a man
Downriver by Will Hobbs( Book )

16 editions published between 1991 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 2,198 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fifteen-year-old Jessie and the other rebellious teenage members of a wilderness survival school team abandon their adult leader, hijack his boats, and try to run the dangerous white water at the bottom of the Grand Canyon. No adults, no permit, no river map. Just some "borrowed" gear from Discovery Unlimited, the outdoor education program Jessie and her new companions have just ditched. Jessie and the others are having the time of their lives floating beneath sheer red walls, exploring unknown caves and dangerous waterfalls, and plunging through the Grand Canyon's roaring rapids. No one, including Troy, who emerges as the group's magnetic and ultimately frightening leader, can forsee the challenges and conflicts. What will be the consequences of their reckless adventure?
Wild Man Island by Will Hobbs( Book )

11 editions published between 2002 and 2014 in English and German and held by 2,097 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After fourteen-year-old Andy slips away his kayaking group to visit the wilderness site of his archaeologist father's death, a storm strands him on Admiralty island, Alaska, where he manages to survive, encounters unexpected animal and human inhabitants, and looks for traces of the earliest prehistoric immigrants to America
The maze by Will Hobbs( Book )

12 editions published between 1998 and 2014 in English and held by 2,006 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Rick, a fourteen-year-old foster child, escapes from a juvenile detention facility near Las Vegas and travels to Canyonlands National Park in Utah, where he meets a bird biologist working on a project to reintroduce condors to the wild
Ghost canoe by Will Hobbs( Book )

14 editions published between 1997 and 2009 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,899 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fourteen-year-old Nathan, fishing with the Makah in the Pacific Northwest, finds himself holding a vital clue when a mysterious stranger comes to town looking for Spanish treasure
Beardance by Will Hobbs( Book )

16 editions published between 1993 and 2008 in English and held by 1,770 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

While accompanying an elderly rancher on a trip into the San Juan Mountains, Cloyd, a Ute Indian boy, tries to help two orphaned grizzly cubs survive the winter and, at the same time, completes his spirit mission. Sequel to "Bearstone."
Jackie's Wild Seattle by Will Hobbs( Book )

8 editions published between 2003 and 2014 in English and Swedish and held by 1,716 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fourteen-year-old Shannon and her little brother, Cody, spend the summer with their uncle, helping at a wildlife rescue center named Jackie's Wild Seattle
Go big or go home by Will Hobbs( Book )

7 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in English and held by 1,619 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fourteen-year-old Brady and his cousin Quinn love extreme sports, but nothing could prepare them for the aftermath of Brady's close encounter with a meteorite after it crashes into his Black Hills, South Dakota, bedroom
Kokopelli's flute by Will Hobbs( Book )

17 editions published between 1989 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 1,589 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Thirteen-year-old Tepary discovers an old flute in a cliff dwelling in New Mexico, and through its power he learns about ancient Native American magic
Down the Yukon by Will Hobbs( Book )

13 editions published between 2001 and 2009 in English and German and held by 1,534 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In the wake of Dawson City's Great Fire of 1899, sixteen-year-old Jason and his girlfriend Jamie canoe the Yukon River across Alaska in an epic race from Canada's Klondike to the new gold fields at Cape Nome
River thunder by Will Hobbs( Book )

14 editions published between 1997 and 2009 in English and held by 1,518 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Despite some reservations, sixteen-year-old Jessie joins her companions from the previous year's adventure on the Colorado River for a legal rafting trip through the Grand Canyon
The Big Wander by Will Hobbs( Book )

15 editions published between 1992 and 2008 in English and held by 1,444 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

As he searches for his uncle through the rugged Southwest canyon country, fourteen-year-old Clay becomes involved with a group of Navajo Indians who are trying to save some of the last wild mustangs. Fourteen-year-old Clay Lancaster has been dreaming for years of the adventure he calls The Big Wander -- a summer in the Southwest with his older brother, Mike, searching for their uncle Clay. When Mike decides to return home to Seattle and the girlfriend he left behind, Clay chooses to stay on and continue the search on his own. Following a tip about his uncle, he heads out into the most remote canyons of the Navajo reservation, with only a burro and a dog named Curly for company. Clay loses his heart to the vast, rugged land -- and to an adventurous girl with a long, dark braid -- but finds his uncle in big trouble. Can Clay pull off a risky plan to save his uncle -- and the wild horses Uncle Clay has put his own life in jeopardy to protect?
Take me to the river by Will Hobbs( Book )

11 editions published between 2011 and 2014 in English and held by 1,424 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When North Carolina fourteen-year-old Dylan Sands joins his fifteen-year-old cousin Rio in running the Rio Grande River, they face a tropical storm and a fugitive kidnapper
Never say die by Will Hobbs( Book )

7 editions published between 2012 and 2014 in English and held by 1,158 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fifteen-year-old half-Inuit Nick and his white brother, Ryan, meet and share an adventure on the Firth River in the Canadian Arctic, facing white water, wild animals, and fierce weather as Ryan documents the effects of climate change on caribou for National Geographic magazine
The maze by Will Hobbs( )

13 editions published between 1999 and 2011 in English and held by 842 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Rick, a fourteen-year-old foster child, escapes from a juvenile detention facility near Las Vegas and travels to Canyonlands National Park in Utah where he meets a bird biologist working on a project to reintroduce condors to the wild
Beardream by Will Hobbs( Book )

5 editions published between 1996 and 2000 in English and Undetermined and held by 809 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When Short Tail climbs the mountain to find the Great Bear, he tires, falls asleep, and slips into a dream in which the Great One reveals a marvelous secret
 
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Crossing the wire
Alternative Names
Hobbs, W.

Hobbs, William

Hobbs, William Carl.

Will Hobbs American children's writer

Will Hobbs Amerikaans schrijver

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Languages
English (257)

German (15)

Czech (1)

Swedish (1)

Covers
Far NorthJason's goldLeaving ProtectionBearstoneDownriverWild Man IslandThe mazeGhost canoe