WorldCat Identities

Quinn, Pat 1947-

Overview
Works: 89 works in 140 publications in 2 languages and 1,335 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Fiction  Picture books  Stories in rhyme  Humorous fiction  Pictorial works 
Roles: Author
Classifications: LB1585, NZ823.2
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Pat Quinn
Bumble bee by Pat Quinn( Book )

7 editions published between 1993 and 2000 in English and held by 41 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

He aha koia te māwhaiwhai ki te ao? by Pat Quinn( Book )

5 editions published between 2000 and 2004 in English and Maori and held by 39 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes how the author and five children from around the world use the Internet, and answers questions such as who invented the Internet, how does it work, how is email delivered, what is the World Wide Web, and how do I set up a website. Suggested level: primary
Free fall by Pat Quinn( Book )

6 editions published between 1994 and 2005 in English and held by 35 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes techniques and equipment for skydiving and focuses on the record attempt of 100 women diving in formation
Te Nuku oneone by Pat Quinn( Book )

4 editions published between 1992 and 1996 in English and Maori and held by 34 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sam Goodman drives a fifty-tonne motor scraper for an earth-moving company. He talks about his job and how his machine operates. Suggested level: primary, intermediate
Dragor, or, How a dragon suffering from prickly heat saved the world from perpetual winter and established a well-known weed- by Pat Quinn( Book )

2 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 28 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Jill the knight has found the sun but it's being guarded by a dragon! Can she create a clever plot to win it back?"--Back cover. Suggested level: junior, primary
The value of X by Pat Quinn( Book )

3 editions published between 1993 and 2009 in English and Undetermined and held by 24 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fourteen year old Kay deals with the trials of teenage life including an angry science teacher, a strident mother, shifting friendships and a school dance. Suggested level: intermediate, secondary
New paper, everyone! by Pat Quinn( Book )

4 editions published between 1995 and 2000 in English and held by 24 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A class makes new paper from old paper
A name for rabbit by Pat Quinn( Book )

4 editions published between 1996 and 2000 in English and held by 23 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When school children get a new pet rabbit they make him a hutch, feed him and give him a name. Suggested level: junior
Starz by Pat Quinn( Book )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 23 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lorrie, Harriet and Sarah decide to audition for the school concert. But Lorrie misreads the audition time and the girls miss out. Harriet and Sarah are furious so Lorrie has to find a way to make amends. But is joining a band called N Space the answer, and does it mean the end of Ratz? Suggested level: primary, intermediate
Too chicken by Pat Quinn( Book )

1 edition published in 1997 in English and held by 22 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Amy wants to be the star of the Captain Fry's chicken pies ad, but when she turns up on the big day, it's not exactly what she had in mind. How will anyone know it's her, when she's stuck inside a chicken suit? Suggested level: primary, intermediate
Wind power by Pat Quinn( Book )

2 editions published between 1995 and 1997 in English and held by 22 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A family visits a wind turbine which is used for generating electricity. Suggested level: junior
Leopold the wondercat by Pat Quinn( Book )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 22 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A big, ugly, fully grown cat like Leopold may be a disappointing birthday present but then his owner realises that he can not only be trained to enter dog trials, but can train the neighbours' cats to compete as well. Suggested level: junior
Recycling rubbish by Pat Quinn( Book )

3 editions published between 2000 and 2003 in English and held by 20 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes different ways in which rubbish can be recycled, including making polyester fibre from soft drinks bottles, and using the methane gas given off by landfills to generate power. Also includes a chapter on worm farming. Suggested level: primary
Weathering and erosion : the shaping of our landscape by Pat Quinn( Book )

1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 20 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Part of a series which aims to help teachers in primary schools to build children's understandings of science concepts in stages. The concepts link to each other and build stage by stage towards a major concept - a "Big Idea."
RATZ by Pat Quinn( Book )

2 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 20 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lorrie has a most wonderful idea: Harriet, Jade, Julie, Sarah and Lorrie will form a group to sing at Ms Davison's charity concert to raise money for a new piano. But for some reason, everyone at the concert thinks that Lorrie is presenting a comedy act and none of the girls want to carry on singing with the new group. But it gets worse. Harriet's cats Muffin and Minky kill Sarah's rats Mikey and Pearl. And it's probably all Lorrie's fault. Suggested level: primary, intermediate
Properties of sound : how sound-makers and musical instruments work by Pat Quinn( Book )

1 edition published in 2001 in English and held by 19 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Our star, the sun : life and time in a solar system by Pat Quinn( Book )

1 edition published in 2001 in English and held by 18 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sand, salt, and jelly crystals : mixing and melting materials by Rosemary Hipkins( Book )

1 edition published in 2001 in English and held by 18 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Exploring sound : using sound-makers and musical instruments by Pat Quinn( Book )

1 edition published in 2001 in English and held by 18 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Where's the water? : water's forms and changes in form by Pat Quinn( Book )

1 edition published in 2001 in English and held by 18 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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