WorldCat Identities

Paton, Jane

Overview
Works: 63 works in 102 publications in 1 language and 2,041 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Juvenile works  Fairy tales  Poetry  Novels  Fantasy fiction  Literature  Biographies  Christian fiction  Christmas stories 
Roles: Illustrator, Author
Classifications: PZ8.M1754, FIC
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Jane Paton
Around the seasons by Eleanor Farjeon( Book )

4 editions published in 1969 in English and held by 260 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Twenty poems about the activities and pleasures which are part of each season
A dog and a half by Barbara Willard( Book )

7 editions published between 1964 and 1979 in English and held by 231 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Not wanting a dog around at all, Jill's father gives her an impossibly small sum of money with which to buy one, but determined Jill finds a St. Bernard for free
Surprise island by Barbara Willard( Book )

2 editions published between 1966 and 1969 in English and held by 207 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In anticipation of winning a South Sea island in a dog food contest, two children trespass on the neighbor's estate to try out island living
Mr. Garden by Eleanor Farjeon( Book )

4 editions published between 1965 and 1966 in English and held by 161 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mr. Garden turns a rundown garden into an area of changing beauty
The amazing Mr. Prothero by Honor Arundel( Book )

2 editions published in 1972 in English and held by 156 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Urged on and supported by her talking dog, Julia discovers she isn't as shy as she used to be
Beware of this animal by Ursula Moray Williams( Book )

5 editions published between 1963 and 1969 in English and held by 112 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Shy with animals, a young boy finds he must deal with a billy goat running loose in the village
The moonball by Ursula Moray Williams( Book )

3 editions published between 1965 and 1969 in English and held by 97 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A golden, furry, life-like moonball, washed up after a summer thunderstorm, becomes the endeared companion of a group of children who recognize its powers
Hello, I'm Karen by Margaret Sutherland( Book )

2 editions published between 1974 and 1976 in English and held by 97 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Twelve short stories featuring the adventures of two New Zealand girls, Karen and Hemi, her Māori friend
The Mfums by Elizabeth Grove( Book )

2 editions published between 1966 and 1967 in English and held by 53 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

These episodes from the daily life of a native family of Ghana illustrate that children around the world have similar interests despite cultural differences
Faraway princess by Jane Oliver( Book )

1 edition published in 1962 in English and held by 48 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The adventures of three royal Hungarian children who were summoned to the Anglo-Saxon Court of King Edward the Confessor just before the Norman conquest of England
Jesus and the world by Jean Poindexter Colby( Book )

2 editions published in 1968 in English and held by 43 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes simply the life of Christ emphasizing His crucifixion and the importance of His teachings to civilization
The good little Christmas tree by Ursula Moray Williams( Book )

2 editions published in 1970 in English and held by 41 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Christmas tree of a poor peasant family leaves their cottage on Christmas Eve and goes into the forest in search of pretty things with which to decorate himself
Joseph's bear by Evelyn Davies( Book )

3 editions published between 1975 and 1986 in English and Undetermined and held by 32 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The princess and Curdie by George MacDonald( Book )

2 editions published in 1961 in English and held by 28 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

With the help of a mysterious fairy queen who provides monstrous but gentle creatures to aid him, a miner's son takes on the dangerous task of helping the king and princess confound their enemies and save the kingdom
Jack Frost by Ruth Ainsworth( Book )

1 edition published in 1966 in English and held by 25 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The emigrants by Helen Sandall( Book )

1 edition published in 1963 in English and held by 23 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In mid-nineteenth century, Sibella and her family emigrate to New Zealand
Bridesmaid by Barbara Willard( Book )

1 edition published in 1976 in English and held by 23 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The twins of Ceylon by Harry Williams( Book )

3 editions published between 1957 and 1965 in English and held by 22 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes houses, clothes, food, landscape, and customs of Ceylon through the adventures of Singha and Nona
Letter-writing by Margaret Durden( Book )

1 edition published in 1973 in English and held by 22 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The bicycle parcel by Angela Bull( Book )

1 edition published in 1980 in English and held by 22 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Languages
English (48)