Lynch, Patrick James
Most widely held works by Patrick James Lynch
The Christmas miracle of Jonathan Toomey by Susan Wojciechowski ( Book )
14 editions published between 1995 and 2007 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,274 libraries worldwide
The widow McDowell and her seven-year-old son Thomas ask the gruff Jonathan Toomey, the best wood-carver in the valley, to carve the figures for a Christmas creche.
When Jessie came across the sea by Amy Hest ( Book )
11 editions published between 1997 and 2003 in 4 languages and held by 1,694 libraries worldwide
A thirteen-year-old Jewish orphan reluctantly leaves her grandmother and immigrates to New York City, where she works for three years sewing lace and earning money to bring Grandmother to the United States, too.
Melisande by E Nesbit ( Book )
10 editions published between 1988 and 1999 in 4 languages and held by 1,205 libraries worldwide
Cursed by an evil fairy at her christening, Princess Melisande grows up bald but finds herself facing another set of problems when her wish for golden hair is fulfilled.
Grandad's prayers of the earth by Douglas Wood ( Book )
4 editions published between 1999 and 2009 in English and held by 1,152 libraries worldwide
Because Grandad has explained how all things in the natural world pray and make a gift to the beauty of life, his grandson is comforted when Grandad dies.
East o' the sun and west o' the moon by George Webbe Dasent ( Book )
2 editions published between 1992 and 1995 in English and held by 948 libraries worldwide
A girl travels east of the sun and west of the moon to free her beloved prince from a magic spell. Norwegian folktale, EAST O' THE SUN AND WEST O' THE MOON is the romantic story of a bewitched prince and the determined lassie who loves him. It has everything a classic epic tale should have: rags and riches, hags and heroism, magic and mystery, a curse and a quest, wicked trolls, a shape-shifting bear, and finally, a happy ending. Kate Greenaway Medalist P.J. Lynch has created a luminous backdrop worthy of this grand adventure, transporting readers to a world of fantasy and imagination.
Lincoln and his boys by Rosemary Wells ( Book )
3 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 932 libraries worldwide
Brothers Willie and Taddie share stories about their father, Abraham Lincoln, from 1859 to 1865.
The names upon the harp, Irish myth and legend by Marie Heaney ( Book )
4 editions published between 2000 and 2001 in English and held by 820 libraries worldwide
A sampling of some of the most famous Irish legends.
The King of Ireland's son by Brendan Behan ( Book )
5 editions published between 1996 and 2005 in English and Spanish and held by 762 libraries worldwide
Sent to find the source of the heavenly music heard throughout the kingdom, the youngest son of the King of Ireland finds a beautiful maiden held captive by a fierce giant.
Ignis by Gina Wilson ( Book )
2 editions published between 2001 and 2003 in English and held by 711 libraries worldwide
Though he is admired by others, a young dragon does not feel complete because he cannot breathe fire.
A bag of moonshine by Alan Garner ( Book )
4 editions published in 1986 in English and held by 706 libraries worldwide
Twenty-two folktales from various parts of the British Isles.
Catkin by Antonia Barber ( Book )
6 editions published between 1994 and 2000 in English and held by 693 libraries worldwide
When a tiny, magical cat carelessly allows a young girl to be captured by the Little People, he must confront her captors and solve three cunning riddles in order to rescue her.
Stories for children by Oscar Wilde ( Book )
11 editions published between 1990 and 2006 in English and Spanish and held by 669 libraries worldwide
Presents Wilde's well-known Selfish Giant, Nightingale and the Rose, Devoted Friend, Happy Prince, Remarkable Rocket, and Young King.
The steadfast tin soldier by H. C Andersen ( Book )
3 editions published between 1986 and 1992 in English and held by 644 libraries worldwide
The perilous adventure of a toy soldier who loves a paper dancing girl culminates in tragedy for both of them.
A Christmas carol by Charles Dickens ( Book )
7 editions published between 2006 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 607 libraries worldwide
A miser learns the true meaning of Christmas when three ghostly visitors review his past and foretell his future.
The Candlewick book of fairy tales by Sarah Hayes ( Book )
4 editions published between 1993 and 2006 in English and held by 537 libraries worldwide
Includes Puss in boots; Snow White and the seven dwarfs; The frog prince; Hansel and Gretel; The six swans; The twelve dancing princesses; Sleeping Beauty; Rapunzel; Beauty and the Beast; Cinderella.
The Snow Queen by Caroline Peachey ( Book )
5 editions published between 1994 and 2009 in English and Korean and held by 511 libraries worldwide
After the Snow Queen abducts her friend Kai, Gerda sets out on a perilous and magical journey to find him. Gerda faces many perils as she tries to save her friend, Kay, imprisoned in the Snow Queen's ice palace. In this Andersen tale, Gerda saves Kay after he is captured by the Snow Queen.
Fairy tales of Ireland by W. B Yeats ( Book )
3 editions published between 1990 and 1996 in English and held by 472 libraries worldwide
A collection of Irish fairy tales, with a concentration on the fairies themselves, including "The Stolen Child," "The Witches' Excursion, " and "The Horned Women."
The gift of the Magi by O Henry ( Book )
3 editions published between 2008 and 2011 in English and Russian and held by 410 libraries worldwide
A husband and wife sacrifice treasured possessions in order to buy each other Christmas presents.
The raggy taggy toys by Joyce Dunbar ( Book )
2 editions published between 1988 and 1997 in English and held by 220 libraries worldwide
When Hannah's mother tries to clear away Hannah's collection of raggy old toys, she gets a big surprise.
East o' the sun and west o' the moon by Peter Christen Asbjørnsen ( Book )
2 editions published between 1991 and 1994 in English and held by 132 libraries worldwide
Audiobooks Bereavement Cats Children's stories, English Children of presidents Christmas Christmas stories Christmas stories Crèches (Nativity scenes) Death Dragons Emigration and immigration England Fairy tales Fairy tales Fiction Folklore Friendship Ghosts Giants Gifts Grandfathers Grandmothers Great Britain Hair Historical fiction History Identity (Philosophical concept) Identity (Psychology) Ireland Jews Juvenile works Large type books Lincoln, Abraham,--1809-1865 Lincoln, Thomas,--1853-1871 Lincoln, William Wallace,--1850-1862 Magic Manners and customs Mothers and daughters Nature Norway Orphans Pictorial works Prayer Scrooge, Ebenezer (Fictitious character) Short stories, English Tales Toys Wood-carvers Wood-carving
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