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Lynch, Patrick James

Overview
Works: 162 works in 508 publications in 11 languages and 23,705 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Juvenile works  Christmas stories  Fairy tales  Ghost stories  History  Picture books  Biographical fiction  Folk tales  Biography 
Roles: Author, Illustrator, Creator, Other
Classifications: PR4572, FIC
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Patrick James Lynch
The Christmas miracle of Jonathan Toomey by Susan Wojciechowski( Book )

42 editions published between 1995 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 3,118 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jonathan Toomey was once a happy man but not anymore. When the widow McDowell and her seven-year-old son Thomas ask the gruff man to carve the figures for a Christmas creche, a Christmas miracle begins
When Jessie came across the sea by Amy Hest( Book )

18 editions published between 1997 and 2003 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,910 WorldCat member 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 )

19 editions published between 1988 and 1999 in 6 languages and held by 1,247 WorldCat member 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 )

7 editions published between 1999 and 2009 in English and French and held by 1,205 WorldCat member 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
The troll with no heart in his body and other tales of trolls from Norway by Peter Christen Asbjørnsen( Book )

15 editions published between 1991 and 2004 in English and held by 1,160 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A poor lass agrees to marry an enchanted prince, who appears as a bear during the day but in his own shape at night. But she disobeys his orders to never look at him and so banishes him to a castle where he must marry a long-nosed troll. Had she waited a whole year, the spell would have been broken and they could have married. The young girl and her prince find a way to break the spell and escape to their own land, at last
Lincoln and his boys by Rosemary Wells( Book )

6 editions published between 2009 and 2015 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,062 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Brothers Willie and Taddie share stories about their father, Abraham Lincoln, from 1859 to 1865
The boy who fell off the Mayflower, or, John Howland's good fortune by Patrick James Lynch( Book )

6 editions published in 2015 in English and held by 932 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An illustrated account of the life of John Howland, the young servant who was indentured to Pilgrim John Carver, describes how he embarked on the Mayflower and survived a fall off the ship before helping his ill shipmates by scouting out a safe harbor
The names upon the harp, Irish myth and legend by Marie Heaney( Book )

11 editions published between 2000 and 2016 in English and held by 858 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A sampling of some of the most famous Irish legends
Mysterious traveler by Mal Peet( Book )

5 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 858 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Desert guide Issa finds the baby girl Mariama after a sandstorm, and raises her as his own daughter--until a young man and his protectors come seeking a guide for their dangerous journey through the Bitter Mountains
A bag of moonshine by Alan Garner( Book )

14 editions published between 1986 and 2002 in English and held by 803 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Twenty-two folktales from various parts of the British Isles
Ignis by Gina Wilson( Book )

8 editions published between 2001 and 2003 in English and Danish and held by 801 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Though he is admired by others, a young dragon does not feel complete because he cannot breathe fire
The bee-man of Orn by Frank R Stockton( Book )

12 editions published between 2003 and 2004 in English and French and held by 749 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When a Sorcerer tells him that he has been transformed from another sort of being, the Bee-man sets out to discover what he was in his earlier incarnation. Story is accompanied by a DVD which provides a behind-the-scenes look at the illustrator at work
A Christmas carol by Charles Dickens( Book )

17 editions published between 2006 and 2016 in 6 languages and held by 741 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dickens's ghostly tale of Ebenezer Scrooge has become as much a part of Christmas as trees and stockings, plum pudding and mistletoe. First published in 1843, this lavish, unabridged new edition resonates with the true spirit of Christmas. It is superbly illustrated by P.J. Lynch whose detailed, atmospheric artwork brings Dickensian London vividly alive
Stories for children by Oscar Wilde( Book )

16 editions published between 1990 and 2006 in English and held by 728 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents Wilde's well-known Selfish Giant, Nightingale and the Rose, Devoted Friend, Happy Prince, Remarkable Rocket, and Young King
Catkin by Antonia Barber( Book )

11 editions published between 1994 and 2000 in English and held by 718 WorldCat member 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
The King of Ireland's son by Brendan Behan( Book )

7 editions published between 1962 and 1997 in English and held by 673 WorldCat member 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
The steadfast tin soldier by H. C Andersen( Book )

4 editions published in 1992 in English and held by 570 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The perilous adventure of a toy soldier who loves a paper dancing girl culminates in tragedy for both of them
The gift of the Magi by O Henry( Book )

5 editions published between 2008 and 2017 in English and German and held by 539 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A husband and wife sacrifice treasured possessions in order to buy each other Christmas presents
Fairy tales of Ireland by W. B Yeats( Book )

6 editions published between 1990 and 2017 in English and held by 526 WorldCat member 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."
No one but you by Douglas Wood( Book )

3 editions published between 2010 and 2015 in English and Chinese and held by 523 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Readers are invited to discover nature using their sense of smell, sight, hearing, touch, and taste
 
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The Christmas miracle of Jonathan Toomey
Alternative Names
Lints, P. Ts 1962-

Lynch, P. J.

Lynch, P. J. 1962-

Lynch, P. J. (Patrick James)

Lynch, P. J. (Patrick James), 1962-

Lynch, Patrick

Lynch Patrick 1962-....

Lynch, Patrick J. 1962-

Lynch Patrick James

P. J. Lynch kunstenaar uit Ierland

P・J・リンチ

Patrick James Lynch

Линч, Патрик Джеймс

П. Дж. Л художник

П. Дж. Л. художник 1962-

リンチ, パトリック・J

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When Jessie came across the seaMelisandeGrandad's prayers of the earthThe troll with no heart in his body and other tales of trolls from NorwayLincoln and his boysThe names upon the harp, Irish myth and legendA bag of moonshineIgnis