WorldCat Identities

Patten, Brian 1946-

Overview
Works: 181 works in 603 publications in 9 languages and 10,190 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Fiction  Poetry  Stories in rhyme  Picture books  Pictorial works  Short stories 
Roles: Author, Editor, Performer, Narrator, Creator, Redactor, Other
Classifications: PR6066.A86, 821.914
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Can I come too? by Brian Patten( Book )

15 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 761 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A mouse leads a group of animals on a search for the biggest creature in the world
The Mersey sound by Adrian Henri( Book )

53 editions published between 1967 and 2007 in English and Undetermined and held by 477 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The big snuggle-up by Brian Patten( Book )

4 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in English and held by 475 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

It all started with the scarecrow coming into the house out of the snow and bringing with him the mouse that lived up his sleeve. But it wasn't only these two who were looking for a warm place to snuggle up!
The blue & green ark : an alphabet for planet Earth by Brian Patten( Book )

5 editions published between 1999 and 2000 in English and held by 356 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Uses the letters of the alphabet to celebrate Earth as an ark, highlighting the people and animals who live there, the space ocean it floats in, and the cycle of life it supports
Gargling with jelly : a collection of poems by Brian Patten( Book )

21 editions published between 1985 and 2015 in English and held by 335 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of eighty-four mostly humorous poems including "Cousin Lesley's See-Through Stomach" and "The Silly Siposark."
Notes to the hurrying man: poems, winter '66-summer '68 by Brian Patten( Book )

10 editions published between 1969 and 1980 in English and held by 331 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Little Johnny's confession; [poems by Brian Patten( Book )

13 editions published between 1967 and 1987 in English and Undetermined and held by 315 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mr. Moon's last case by Brian Patten( Book )

16 editions published between 1975 and 1997 in 3 languages and held by 314 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mr. Moon searches for a figure that he saw jump from a bridge. While some say it was a small child or man, he believes it was a leprechaun
Thawing frozen frogs : poems by Brian Patten( Book )

16 editions published between 1990 and 2012 in English and Undetermined and held by 277 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of witty and imaginative poems for children. Suggested level: primary, intermediate, junior secondary
The irrelevant song by Brian Patten( Book )

22 editions published between 1970 and 1987 in English and held by 270 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Puffin book of twentieth-century children's verse by Michael Foreman( Book )

19 editions published between 1991 and 2006 in English and held by 224 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of children's poetry written in the twentieth century
The puffin book of utterly brilliant poetry by Brian Patten( Book )

8 editions published between 1998 and 1999 in English and held by 221 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of poems by 10 well-known poets: Spike Milligan, Kit Wright, Michael Rosen, Charles Causley, Roger McGough, Benjamin Zephaniah, Brian Patten, Jackie Kay, John Agard and Allan Ahlberg. Also includes some brief biographical information about each poet. Suggested level: primary, intermediate
Grinning Jack : selected poems by Brian Patten( Book )

18 editions published between 1990 and 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 220 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Story Giant by Brian Patten( Book )

17 editions published between 2001 and 2005 in 6 languages and held by 197 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The ancient Story Giant, collector and keeper of all the world's stories, enlists the help of four children to find the one missing tale that will keep his collection from fading away
Love poems by Brian Patten( Book )

11 editions published between 1981 and 1992 in English and Undetermined and held by 195 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Impossible parents by Brian Patten( Book )

6 editions published between 1994 and 2006 in English and held by 184 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ben and Mary have an embarassing personal problem -their parents. Why can't they be respectable like other kids' parents?
Vanishing trick by Brian Patten( Book )

8 editions published between 1976 and 1984 in English and Undetermined and held by 172 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The monsters' guide to choosing a pet by Roger McGough( Book )

6 editions published between 2004 and 2005 in English and held by 168 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this fantastic anthology, Roger McGough and Brian Patten have selected the best of their animal poems in order to help two lovable monsters from outer space find the perfect pet
Grave gossip by Brian Patten( Book )

3 editions published in 1979 in English and held by 145 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

New volume by Adrian Henri( Book )

7 editions published between 1983 and 1988 in English and Undetermined and held by 145 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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The blue & green ark : an alphabet for planet Earth
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The big snuggle-upThe blue & green ark : an alphabet for planet EarthGargling with jelly : a collection of poemsMr. Moon's last caseThawing frozen frogs : poemsThe Puffin book of twentieth-century children's verseThe puffin book of utterly brilliant poetryGrinning Jack : selected poems
Alternative Names
Brian Patten britischer Dichter und Dramatiker

Brian Patten Brits dichter

Brian Patten English poet

패튼, 브라이언 1946-

パッテン, ブライアン

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