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Gurney, John

Overview
Works: 23 works in 60 publications in 2 languages and 15,401 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Juvenile works  Young adult works  Humorous fiction  History  Western stories  Church history  Detective and mystery fiction  Adventure stories 
Roles: Illustrator
Classifications: PZ7.D128, FIC
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Publications about John Gurney
Publications by John Gurney
Most widely held works by John Gurney
Frankenstein doesn't plant petunias by Debbie Dadey( Book )
6 editions published between 1993 and 2009 in English and held by 1,420 libraries worldwide
Mrs. Jeepers is taking her class to a science museum. But when they stumble onto a secret lab, it looks like the real science is going on behind the scenes! The curator, Dr. Victor, has a helper named Frank. Frank is tall, scarred, and likes to spend time in the greenhouse with his flowers -- just like the creature in the book Liza just read. But Frank couldn't really be Frankenstein's monster, could he?
Witches don't do backflips by Debbie Dadey( Book )
3 editions published between 1994 and 1997 in English and held by 1,367 libraries worldwide
Discovering that their new gymnastics teacher likes cats, brooms, strange drinks from the health bar, and funny rhymes, the kids at Bailey School become convinced that Miss Brewbaker is really a witch
Gremlins don't chew bubble gum by Debbie Dadey( Book )
2 editions published in 1995 in English and held by 1,294 libraries worldwide
There are some pretty weird grown-ups living in Bailey City. But could the substitute school secretary really be a gremlin messing up the electricity? The Bailey School kids are going to find out!
Mummies don't coach softball by Debbie Dadey( Book )
6 editions published between 1966 and 1996 in English and held by 1,211 libraries worldwide
The kids decide to find out if the clumsy new softball coach, who keeps wrapping up his injuries in bandages, is really a mummy
Sea serpents don't juggle water balloons by Debbie Dadey( Book )
5 editions published between 1997 and 2002 in English and held by 1,201 libraries worldwide
After Melody becomes convinced that Eddie's new math tutor is really a sea serpent, Melody, Eddie, Liza, and Howie set out to discover the truth
Goblins don't play video games by Debbie Dadey( Book )
1 edition published in 1999 in English and held by 1,118 libraries worldwide
There are some pretty weird grown-ups living in Bailey City. But could the new computer teacher really be the Great Goblin from Melody's video game? The Bailey School Kids are going to find out!
Knights don't teach piano by Debbie Dadey( Book )
2 editions published in 1998 in English and held by 1,054 libraries worldwide
There are some pretty weird grown-ups living in Bailey City. But could the new piano teacher who lives in a castle and wears a full suit of armor really be a knight planning to take over Bailey City? The Bailey School Kids are going to find out!
Hercules doesn't pull teeth by Debbie Dadey( Book )
2 editions published in 1998 in English and held by 1,039 libraries worldwide
There are some pretty weird grown-ups living in Bailey City. But could the dentist who has extra-large muscles and talks of being champion of the world really be Hercules, the strongest man in the world? The Bailey School kids are going to find out!
Wolfmen don't hula dance by Debbie Dadey( Book )
3 editions published between 1997 and 1999 in English and held by 988 libraries worldwide
Enjoying a special luau at Camp Lone Wolf, the kids are convinced that one of the hula dancers is the legendary wolfman! Harry Groto has yellow eyes, long fingernails, and a scary growl--he even gets hungry when the Moon is full
Robots don't catch chicken pox by Debbie Dadey( Book )
4 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 976 libraries worldwide
There are some pretty weird grown-ups living in Bailey City. But could the drama teacher directing the class play really be a robot?
Dragons don't throw snowballs by Debbie Dadey( Book )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 969 libraries worldwide
The Bailey School kids investigate to see if a mad scientist can turn a snow sculpture into a real dragon
Ghosts don't ride wild horses by Debbie Dadey( Book )
3 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 926 libraries worldwide
"Is the mysterious man that the kids meet on a class trip really the ghost of Coyote Pete? "--Back coverer
Leprechauns don't play fetch by Debbie Dadey( Book )
5 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 893 libraries worldwide
The Bailey School Kids investigate to see if the owner of the Clover Patch Pet Store is really a leprechaun
Vampires don't wear polka dots by Debbie Dadey( Book )
4 editions published between 1990 and 2007 in English and French and held by 563 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 Hauntlys' hairy surprise by Marcia Thornton Jones( Book )
2 editions published in 1998 in English and held by 242 libraries worldwide
Bailey City is full of some pretty weird grown-ups. It is the perfect place for the spooky Hauntly Manor Inn. Could Dracula, a mad scientist, and Frankenstein's monster be living there?
Something scary by Patricia Hermes( Book )
1 edition published in 1996 in English and held by 117 libraries worldwide
When Katie finds out that she isn't invited to Tiffany's Halloween party, she decides to get revenge by inviting everyone to her own party, except for Tiffany. However, Katie has to keep the party a secret because she's not to cause trouble for her grandparents, who are caring for her while her parents are away
Walsingham : a place of pilgrimage for 700 years by A Gurney( Book )
4 editions published between 1965 and 1972 in English and held by 12 libraries worldwide
The falcon's feathers by Ron Roy( Book )
1 edition published in 1998 in English and held by 4 libraries worldwide
Josh and his two friends look for the person who stole a peregrine falcon from its nest
The deadly dungeon by Ron Roy( Book )
1 edition published in 1998 in English and held by 2 libraries worldwide
While visiting Wallis's castle, Dink and his friends investigate strange noises that lead them to a dangerous secret
Werewolves don't go to summer camp by Debbie Dadey( Sound Recording )
1 edition published in 1991 in English and held by 1 library worldwide
Mr. Jenkins' beard and bare feet have campers at Camp Lone Wolf wondering if he might be a werewolf who comes out at midnight for a snack
 
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French (1)
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