WorldCat Identities

Thomson, Pat 1939-

Overview
Works: 123 works in 342 publications in 9 languages and 7,175 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Juvenile works  Nursery rhymes  Cumulative tales  Picture books 
Roles: Author, Creator, Editor
Classifications: PZ7.T3765, E
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Pat Thomson
Drat that fat cat! by Pat Thomson( Book )

8 editions published between 2003 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 928 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A fat cat in search of food eats up everything he meets until he swallows a bee
Rhymes around the day by Jan Ormerod( Book )

7 editions published between 1983 and 1985 in English and held by 582 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A selection of nursery rhymes with a picture story running along the background of three pre-school siblings going through the day
The squeaky, creaky bed by Pat Thomson( Book )

4 editions published between 2003 and 2008 in English and Afrikaans and held by 501 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A cumulative tale about a little boy who cannot fall asleep in the noisy old bed at his grandparents' house
Beware of the aunts! by Pat Thomson( Book )

5 editions published between 1991 and 1994 in English and held by 339 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A little girl lists the foibles of her nine eccentric aunts, from the constantly kissing Aunt Anne to Aunt Jane and her amazing hats. Suggested level: junior
The treasure sock by Pat Thomson( Book )

18 editions published between 1986 and 2003 in 5 languages and held by 329 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A girl amazes her mother by producing a frog, a marble, a set of false teeth, and other treasures she has picked up on her way home and stored in her sock
Good girl, granny by Pat Thomson( Book )

10 editions published between 1987 and 1995 in English and held by 302 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Granny describes some of the pranks she pulled when she was young
It's so unfair! by Pat Thomson( Book )

7 editions published between 2005 and 2007 in English and held by 221 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Cat has been thrown out of the farmhouse in disgrace: the animals in the farmyard are sorry for him, and prepared to be righteously angry on his behalf. But each time they question him, yet another piece of mischief gets mentioned! When the farmer hears of it, he is prepared to re-instate the cat, until he hears the final 'small' misdemeanour the cat confesses to!
Thank you for the tadpole by Pat Thomson( Book )

10 editions published between 1987 and 1998 in English and held by 212 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A father helps his son decide on a birthday present for a friend
Can you hear me, Grandad? by Pat Thomson( Book )

8 editions published between 1986 and 1999 in English and held by 209 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A girl's grandfather insists on "mishearing" her excited discussion of what she is going to see at the zoo, creating such comic distortions as turning "A leopard cannot change its spots" into "cannot change its socks"
One of those days by Pat Thomson( Book )

9 editions published between 1986 and 1994 in English and held by 209 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When her daughter complains about her bad day at school, a mother compares it to her own disaster-filled day
My friend Mr. Morris by Pat Thomson( Book )

12 editions published between 1987 and 1999 in English and held by 203 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Selecting items from a store catalog helps Mr. Morris find new meanings to the words, feather duster, walking stick, and running shorts
Rhyming Russell by Pat Thomson( Book )

6 editions published between 1990 and 1995 in English and held by 114 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Russell Fussell has a problem, he can't stop speaking in rhyme, it gets him into a lot of trouble and its catching
A ghost-light in the attic by Pat Thomson( Book )

3 editions published between 1995 and 2005 in English and held by 110 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When Elinor Bassingbourn steps out of a seventeenth century portrait, Tom and Bridget are terrified. But Elinor is a friendly little girl who needs their help. As Tom and Bridgit follow Elinor back into her time, so begins an exciting adventure. Suggested level: primary, intermediate
A band of joining-in stories( Book )

3 editions published between 1995 and 1996 in English and held by 104 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of short stories where children can join in with rhymes to clap along with, actions to copy, animal noises and repeated choruses
Jacko by Pat Thomson( Book )

12 editions published between 1989 and 2016 in 6 languages and held by 97 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Have you ever heard of a tightrope-walking granny? Or a dad who makes bicycles into flycycles? No, nor had Dan... till he walked back from school one day with Jacko, and she told him all about her amazing family
No trouble at all by Pat Thomson( Book )

5 editions published between 1989 and 1998 in English and held by 93 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Baby - sitting with Susie is fun - she tidies up the bedrooms by throwing everyone's underwear over the fence, and she oils her sqeaking buggy with syrup! But is she really no trouble at all?
Lost property by Pat Thomson( Book )

3 editions published in 1995 in English and held by 92 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Alex has got some explaining to do. Everything he takes to school goes missing; but his teacher isn't at all prepared for some of his explanations. Suggested level: junior, primary
A cracker full of Christmas stories( Book )

2 editions published between 1994 and 1995 in English and held by 91 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A stocking full of Christmas stories by Pat Thomson( Book )

4 editions published between 1992 and 1993 in English and held by 87 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The man in shades by Pat Thomson( Book )

3 editions published between 1994 and 1995 in English and held by 86 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After a school visit to an art gallery culminates in Mr Bird being arrested for stealing the exhibits, his pupils set out to prove his innocence. Suggested level: junior, primary
 
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Drat that fat cat!
Alternative Names
Thomson, P.

Thomson, Patricia

톰슨, 펫 1939-

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The squeaky, creaky bedBeware of the aunts!The treasure sockIt's so unfair!Thank you for the tadpoleCan you hear me, Grandad?One of those daysMy friend Mr. Morris