WorldCat Identities

Patience, John

Overview
Works: 355 works in 641 publications in 5 languages and 6,544 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Juvenile works  Toy and movable books  Pop-up books  Folklore  Fairy tales  Pictorial works 
Roles: Author, Illustrator
Classifications: PZ8.3.G376, 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 420 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

15 editions published between 1985 and 2007 in 3 languages and held by 297 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
Mrs. Merryweather's letter by John Patience( Book )

8 editions published between 1984 and 1997 in English and held by 272 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mrs. Merriweather writes a letter to her friend, Mrs. Willowbank, which takes many detours on its journey
Sigmund's birthday surprise by John Patience( Book )

7 editions published between 1984 and 1997 in English and held by 271 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

9 editions published between 1900 and 1997 in English and held by 270 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!
The midsummer banquet by John Patience( Book )

7 editions published between 1984 and 1997 in English and held by 264 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 )

6 editions published between 1980 and 1995 in English and Russian and held by 244 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
Brindle bear : telling the time by John Patience( Book )

8 editions published between 1980 and 2001 in English and held by 209 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 )

5 editions published between 1980 and 1989 in English and held by 207 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 196 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Granny Bouncer and the other animals of Fern Hollow make their annual seaside trip, and Granny narrowly averts tragedy
The brass band robbery by John Patience( Book )

6 editions published between 1980 and 1989 in English and held by 186 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Muddles at the manor by John Patience( Book )

7 editions published between 1983 and 2001 in English and held by 180 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tales from Fern Hollow
Puss in boots : a pop-up book by John Patience( Book )

12 editions published between 1993 and 2001 in English and Spanish and held by 166 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
Cinderella by John Patience( Book )

12 editions published between 1985 and 2007 in 3 languages and held by 158 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The classic tale of the mistreated servant girl who is transformed by her fairy godmother into a beautiful woman so she can attend the Prince's ball
The land of nursery rhymes by John Patience( Book )

3 editions published between 1984 and 1993 in English and held by 143 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The fancy dress party counting book by John Patience( Book )

4 editions published between 1984 and 1993 in English and held by 141 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

5 editions published between 1997 and 2000 in English and held by 79 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A illustrated pop-up retelling of the tale Sleeping Beauty
The mysterious fortune tellers by John Patience( Book )

5 editions published between 1994 and 1997 in English and held by 73 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The animals of Fern Hollow get their fortunes told at the town festival
The floating restaurant by John Patience( Book )

4 editions published between 1994 and 2006 in English and held by 71 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Toby Claypot's wishing well by Jane Patience( Book )

3 editions published in 1987 in English and held by 70 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
 
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Audience level: 0.13 (from 0.09 for Mrs. Merry ... to 0.21 for Puss in bo ...)

I can read
Languages
English (123)

German (6)

Spanish (4)

French (3)

Russian (1)

Covers
Hansel & GretelPuss in boots : a pop-up bookCinderellaThe mysterious fortune tellers