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Lynch, Patrick James

Overview
Works: 145 works in 441 publications in 12 languages and 24,202 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Juvenile works  Christmas stories  History  Handbooks, manuals, etc  Fairy tales  Pictorial works  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Folklore  Comic books, strips, etc 
Roles: Illustrator, Author, Creator
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 )

28 editions published between 1995 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 2,871 WorldCat member 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. As full of wonder as Christmas itself, this is a story that will not long be forgotten, one that will be read and treasured for many Christmases to come. A woodcarver's broken and bitter heart warms to the spirit of the season, when he is approached by a widow who asks him to carve a new creche in time for Christmas--and allow her young son to watch. Full color
When Jessie came across the sea by Amy Hest( Book )

16 editions published between 1997 and 2003 in English and held by 1,995 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 )

17 editions published between 1988 and 1999 in 6 languages and held by 1,341 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
East o' the sun and west o' the moon by Peter Christen Asbjørnsen( Book )

16 editions published between 1991 and 2004 in English and held by 1,252 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A girl travels east of the sun and west of the moon to free her beloved prince from a magic spell
Grandad's prayers of the earth by Douglas Wood( Book )

8 editions published between 1999 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 1,250 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
Lincoln and his boys by Rosemary Wells( Book )

3 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 1,193 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Brothers Willie and Taddie share stories about their father, Abraham Lincoln, from 1859 to 1865
Manual of ornithology : avian structure & function by Noble S Proctor( Book )

14 editions published between 1993 and 1998 in English and held by 981 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This book - a visual guide to the structure and anatomy of birds - is one of the most heavily illustrated ornithology references ever written. A concise atlas of anatomy, it contains more than 200 specially prepared accurate and clear drawings that include material never illustrated before. The text is as informative as the drawings; written at a level appropriate to undergraduate students and to bird lovers in general, it discusses why birds look and act the way they do
The names upon the harp, Irish myth and legend by Marie Heaney( Book )

9 editions published between 2000 and 2001 in English and held by 918 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A sampling of some of the most famous Irish legends
A bag of moonshine by Alan Garner( Book )

13 editions published between 1986 and 2002 in English and Undetermined and held by 900 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Twenty-two folktales from various parts of the British Isles
The steadfast tin soldier by H. C Andersen( Book )

15 editions published between 1991 and 2005 in English and held by 897 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After being accidentally launched on a dangerous and terrible voyage, a one-legged soldier finds his way back to his true love--a paper dancing girl
Ignis by Gina Wilson( Book )

7 editions published between 2001 and 2003 in English and Danish and held by 885 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Though he is admired by others, a young dragon does not feel complete because he cannot breathe fire
Stories for children by Oscar Wilde( Book )

25 editions published between 1990 and 2006 in 6 languages and held by 866 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents Wilde's well-known Selfish Giant, Nightingale and the Rose, Devoted Friend, Happy Prince, Remarkable Rocket, and Young King
The bee-man of Orn by Frank R Stockton( Book )

13 editions published between 2003 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 836 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
Catkin by Antonia Barber( Book )

11 editions published between 1994 and 2000 in English and held by 832 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 )

10 editions published between 1962 and 2005 in English and Spanish and held by 745 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
A Christmas carol by Charles Dickens( Book )

7 editions published between 2006 and 2009 in English and held by 719 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A miser learns the true meaning of Christmas when three ghostly visitors review his past and foretell his future
Mysterious traveler by Mal Peet( Book )

3 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 616 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
Fairy tales of Ireland by W. B Yeats( Book )

5 editions published between 1990 and 1996 in English and held by 560 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."
The Candlewick book of fairy tales by Sarah Hayes( Book )

5 editions published between 1985 and 1997 in English and held by 555 WorldCat member 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 )

4 editions published between 1994 and 2009 in English and held by 518 WorldCat member 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
 
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Lints, P. Ts 1962-

Lynch, P. J.

Lynch, P. J. 1962-

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

Lynch, Patrick

Lynch Patrick 1962-....

Lynch, Patrick J.

Lynch, Patrick J. 1962-

Lynch, Patrick James

リンチ, P. J

リンチ, パトリック・J

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When Jessie came across the seaMelisandeEast o' the sun and west o' the moonGrandad's prayers of the earthLincoln and his boysManual of ornithology : avian structure & functionThe names upon the harp, Irish myth and legendA bag of moonshine