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Katz, Jon

Overview
Works: 78 works in 327 publications in 4 languages and 32,466 library holdings
Genres: Anecdotes  Fiction  Case studies  Juvenile works  Biography  Television adaptations  Drama  Made-for-TV movies  Short stories  Television comedies 
Roles: Author
Classifications: SF426.2, 636.73740929
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Most widely held works by Jon Katz
Rose in a storm : a novel by Jon Katz( Book )

16 editions published between 2010 and 2015 in English and German and held by 1,818 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Rose is a dedicated sheepherder and fiercely loyal to her owner, Sam. When a brutal winter storm hits Granville Farm during lambing season, Rose's work is cut out for her as she attempts to help Sam keep the animals alive. But when Sam is injured from a fall from the roof and lies buried beneath a snow drift, Rose is left alone to deal with harsh winds, subzero temperatures, a lack of food, frozen water supplies, and the ever-lurking pack of coyotes
Geeks : how two lost boys rode the Internet out of Idaho by Jon Katz( Book )

19 editions published between 2000 and 2002 in 3 languages and held by 1,605 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of how Jesse Dailey and Eric Twilegar, self-proclaimed geeks, who used the resources of the Internet to try to construct a new future for themselves, escape the boundaries of their dead-end lives, and find a community they could belong to
Going home : finding peace when pets die by Jon Katz( Book )

9 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in English and held by 1,377 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents a meditation on coping with the loss of an animal who has enriched one's life, sharing observations on the ways in which people grieve for their pets, related philosophical quesions, and the process of letting go
Soul of a dog : reflections on the spirits of the animals of Bedlam Farm by Jon Katz( Book )

8 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in English and held by 1,220 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explores the question of whether animals have souls, sharing stories about the author's border collie and other pet and farm animals he lives with to consider their spiritual characters and seemingly moral or amoral choices
Meet the dogs of Bedlam Farm by Jon Katz( Book )

3 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 1,124 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The author introduces the 4 dogs that live on his farm in New York, each of whom has his or her own job to do every day
Katz on dogs : a commonsense guide to training and living with dogs by Jon Katz( Book )

6 editions published between 2005 and 2006 in English and held by 1,114 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Argues that in order to effectively train dogs, people must understand their dog's individuality and use that knowledge to develop their own training methods
Dancing dogs : stories by Jon Katz( Book )

7 editions published between 2011 and 2013 in English and held by 800 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of sixteen short stories about the remarkable bond between humans and their dogs by bestselling New York Times author Jon Katz
The last housewife : a suburban detective mystery by Jon Katz( Book )

8 editions published between 1995 and 1996 in English and held by 795 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A stay-at-home mother of three is accused of killing the principal of her son's school who is a feminist. As suburban detective Kit Deleeuw investigates the slaying, he gets an earful of how housewives and career women feel about each other
The father's club : a suburban detective mystery by Jon Katz( Book )

6 editions published between 1996 and 1997 in English and held by 750 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

New Jersey PI Kit Deleeuw is hired by a woman to locate her ex-husband who has failed to send child support. Deleeuw finds the husband dead and infiltrates a men's support group to find the murderer
Virtuous reality : how America surrendered discussion of moral values to opportunists, nitwits, and blockheads like William Bennett by Jon Katz( Book )

5 editions published in 1997 in English and held by 674 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This book is for nervous parents, neo-Luddites, kids, journalists, rappers, intellectuals, digital wanna-bes, Webheads, MTV users and banners, Beavis & Butt-head fans, survivors of the 1996 presidential election and buyers of William Bennett's moral fables. Here's some of what it's about:. Public discussions of culture and new media are hysterical, confusing and irrational. We have to start over. We blame our ascending, technologically distributed culture - music, TV
Soul of a dog : reflections on the spirits of the animals of Bedlam Farm by Jon Katz( )

7 editions published between 2009 and 2011 in English and held by 672 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Katz illuminates the interaction between humans and animals. Although he features his ever-faithful border collie Rose, Katz also includes revealing observations about Mother the murderous barn cat, Elvis the doughnut-loving steer, and his other dogs--Izzy, Lenore, and Pearl
Death by station wagon : a suburban detective mystery by Jon Katz( Book )

4 editions published between 1993 and 1994 in English and held by 633 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When the strangled bodies of a teenaged boy and girl who had everything going for them are found in a station wagon on a deserted estate, the police label the deaths a murder-suicide. But friends of the tragic pair think otherwise and hire Christopher "Kit" Deleeuw to prove the police wrong. Kit is a uniquely '90s middle class hero. Following a disastrous defeat on Wall Street, he's carving out a precarious career as a free-lance detective (his office is in the local
Lenore finds a friend : a true story from Bedlam Farm by Jon Katz( Book )

4 editions published between 2012 and 2014 in English and held by 607 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The true story of Lenore, a dog who made friends with a ram named Brutus
Rose in a storm by Jon Katz( )

8 editions published between 2010 and 2014 in English and held by 572 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Rose is a working dog devoted to keeping the sheep and other creatures at Bedlam Farm out of danger. But as the weather grows cold, Rose senses danger--a storm unlike any she's seen. When an epic blizzard finally strikes, Rose needs all her courage to help her master save the farm
The family stalker : a suburban detective mystery by Jon Katz( Book )

2 editions published between 1994 and 1995 in English and held by 508 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Andrea Lucca's pastime is to destroy marriages. She befriends women, seduces their husbands and dumps them for new conquests. The story is told by Detective Kit Deleeuw, hired by a woman who is afraid her marriage will be next
Sign off by Jon Katz( Book )

5 editions published between 1991 and 1996 in English and Japanese and held by 467 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Going home finding peace when pets die by Jon Katz( Recording )

7 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in English and held by 117 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Katz addresses the difficult but necessary process of saying goodbye to a devoted companion, and offers comfort, wisdom, and a way forward from sorrow to acceptance
Dancing dogs stories by Jon Katz( Recording )

7 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in English and held by 108 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In his first collection of short stories, Katz shares 16 tales of heartwarming relationships between humans and their four-legged friends. The title story features a housekeeper who loses her job, then discovers that her dogs have a special talent--one that could help her family get back on its feet
A dog year : rescuing Devon, the most troublesome dog in the world by Jon Katz( Book )

3 editions published between 2002 and 2010 in English and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The second-chance dog : a love story by Jon Katz( Book )

1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Relates the author's relationship with a quiet, sensitive artist named Maria Wulf and his campaign to win over Maria's fiercely protective dog, Frieda, a Rottweiler-shepherd mix who resisted all efforts to tame her
 
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Geeks : how two lost boys rode the Internet out of Idaho
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Jon Katz American journalist

Jon Katz Amerikaans journalist

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Geeks : how two lost boys rode the Internet out of IdahoGoing home : finding peace when pets dieSoul of a dog : reflections on the spirits of the animals of Bedlam FarmMeet the dogs of Bedlam FarmKatz on dogs : a commonsense guide to training and living with dogsThe last housewife : a suburban detective mysteryThe father's club : a suburban detective mysteryVirtuous reality : how America surrendered discussion of moral values to opportunists, nitwits, and blockheads like William Bennett