WorldCat Identities

Patience, John

Overview
Works: 428 works in 783 publications in 4 languages and 6,820 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Juvenile works  Readers (Publications)  Stories in rhyme  Fairy tales  Toy and movable books  Pop-up books  Folklore  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 )

2 editions published between 2004 and 2005 in English and held by 377 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 285 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 )

11 editions published between 1984 and 1997 in English and Undetermined and held by 261 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

11 editions published between 1900 and 1997 in English and held by 260 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 259 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 midsummer banquet by John Patience( Book )

7 editions published between 1984 and 1997 in English and held by 253 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 )

7 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 )

9 editions published between 1980 and 1995 in English and Russian and held by 204 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 201 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 184 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Granny Bouncer and the other animals of Fern Hollow make their annual seaside trip, and Granny narrowly averts tragedy
Muddles at the manor by John Patience( Book )

7 editions published between 1983 and 2001 in English and held by 177 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tales from Fern Hollow
The brass band robbery by John Patience( Book )

6 editions published between 1980 and 1989 in English and held by 176 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sports day by John Patience( Book )

6 editions published between 1980 and 2001 in English and Undetermined and held by 173 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
Puss in boots : a pop-up book by John Patience( Book )

15 editions published between 1993 and 2001 in 3 languages and held by 165 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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 )

10 editions published between 1985 and 2003 in 3 languages and held by 153 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A mistreated young woman wins a better life with a prince through the help of her fairy godmother
The land of nursery rhymes by John Patience( Book )

3 editions published between 1984 and 1993 in English and held by 137 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 132 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 73 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

7 editions published between 1994 and 1997 in English and held by 72 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The animals of Fern Hollow get their fortunes told at the town festival
 
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