WorldCat Identities

Patience, John

Overview
Works: 423 works in 775 publications in 6 languages and 6,462 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Juvenile works  Readers (Publications)  Stories in rhyme  Fairy tales  Toy and movable books  Pop-up books  Folklore  Pictorial works  Picture books 
Roles: Author, Illustrator, Creator, Editor
Classifications: PZ7.P2733, E
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by John Patience
I can read by Louise Gikow( Book )

5 editions published between 2004 and 2008 in French and English and held by 410 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A child is excited and proud about learning to read
Hansel & Gretel by John Patience( Book )

12 editions published between 1985 and 1997 in English and held by 283 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A poor woodcutter's children, lost in the forest, come upon a house made of cookies, cakes, and candy, occupied by a wicked witch who likes to have children for dinner
The Tortoise Fair by John Patience( Book )

11 editions published between 1900 and 1997 in English and held by 259 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When the Tortoise Fair comes to Fern Hollow it brings fun and excitement for all the village's inhabitants, especially young Monty and Tugger who decide to stow away in the caravan when it leaves!
Sigmund's birthday surprise by John Patience( Book )

8 editions published between 1984 and 1997 in English and held by 258 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Come join Sigmund and his friends from Fern Hollow as they deal with Sigmund's birthday surprise--an enormous crocodile!
Mrs. Merryweather's letter by John Patience( Book )

12 editions published between 1984 and 1997 in English and Undetermined and held by 257 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mrs. Merriweather writes a letter to her friend, Mrs. Willowbank, which takes many detours on its journey
The midsummer banquet by John Patience( Book )

8 editions published between 1984 and 1997 in English and held by 255 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When Lord Trundle finds the old Fern Hollow Castle, he decides it is a perfect place to have the Midsummer Banquet
The Pied Piper of Hamelin by John Patience( Book )

8 editions published between 1980 and 1995 in English and Russian and held by 237 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Pied Piper piped the village clear of rats and when the people refused to pay him for the service he piped away their children, too
Goldilocks and the three bears by John Patience( Book )

10 editions published between 1980 and 1995 in English and Russian and held by 205 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The classic fairy tale of Goldilocks and The Three Bears
Brindle bear : telling the time by John Patience( Book )

9 editions published between 1980 and 2001 in English and held by 203 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Introduces Brindle Bear and follows him through the times of his day
Mr. Rusty's new house by John Patience( Book )

6 editions published between 1980 and 1989 in English and held by 202 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After a flood ruins Mr. Rusty's house, his neighbors and friends come to the rescue and help build a new house for Mr. Rusty and his family
Granny Bouncer's rescue by John Patience( Book )

7 editions published between 1980 and 1997 in English and Undetermined and held by 183 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Granny Bouncer and the other animals of Fern Hollow make their annual seaside trip, and Granny narrowly averts tragedy
Puss in boots : a pop-up book by John Patience( Book )

15 editions published between 1993 and 2001 in 3 languages and held by 177 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A retelling of the French fairy tale in which a clever cat wins his master a fortune and the hand of a princess
Sports day by John Patience( Book )

6 editions published between 1980 and 2001 in English and Undetermined and held by 176 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The animals of Fern Hollow encounter several disasters while preparing for their Sports Day festivities. When it begins to rain, Lord Trundle invites everyone to Trundleberry Manor and Sports Day is held indoors
Cinderella by John Patience( Book )

10 editions published between 1985 and 2003 in 3 languages and held by 151 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A mistreated young woman wins a better life with a prince through the help of her fairy godmother
The fancy dress party counting book by John Patience( Book )

4 editions published between 1984 and 1993 in English and held by 133 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Introduces the numbers from 1-10
Sleeping Beauty : a pop-up book by John Patience( Book )

6 editions published between 1990 and 2000 in English and held by 73 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A illustrated pop-up retelling of the tale Sleeping Beauty
The winter warming by Jane Patience( Book )

4 editions published in 1987 in English and held by 70 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The gnomish inhabitants of Rainbow's End prepare excitedly for their annual Winter Warming celebration up on Egg Hill
The mysterious fortune tellers by John Patience( Book )

7 editions published between 1994 and 1997 in English and held by 70 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The animals of Fern Hollow get their fortunes told at the town festival
Toby Claypot's wishing well by Jane Patience( Book )

3 editions published in 1987 in English and held by 64 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In the village of Rainbow's End, which is inhabited by gnomes, Toby Claypot's granddaughter makes a wish at the wishing well for just the right birthday present for him
The seasons in Fern Hollow by John Patience( Book )

9 editions published between 1980 and 2001 in 3 languages and held by 64 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tales from Fern Hollow
 
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I can read
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