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Matthews, John (John Clark)

Overview
Works: 33 works in 72 publications in 1 language and 4,754 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Children's films  Drama  Animated films  Film adaptations  Short films  Puppet films  Fantasy films  Action and adventure films  Fiction 
Roles: Director, Author
Classifications: PZ7, 791.4375
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by John Matthews
The mouse and the motorcycle( Visual )

1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 766 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The mouse and the motorcycle: Ralph is not like other mice. He is always looking for a new adventure. When a young guest arrives with a shiny miniature motorcycle, Ralph knows that it is his lucky day and takes it out for a spin. Wee Gillis: A Scottish lad has a tough decision to make. He will have to decide if he wants to be a Highlander like his father's people or a Lowlander like his mother's people. Maybe he will be able to combine his hunting and herding skills into something special
Ralph S. Mouse : --and more exciting animal adventure stories( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 518 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In "Ralph S. Mouse," there are too many mice at the Mountain View Inn, so Ralph must leave. He persuades his friend Ryan to take him to school, where the fun and the danger begin. "Stanley and the Dinosaurs" features the adventures of Stanley, a caveman who likes to garden and paint pictures. When Mother and Father Elephant are lost at sea, their elephant son is left all alone. But not for long. Old "Uncle Elephant," who has more wrinkles than the beach has sand, makes a new home for his young nephew
Curious George( Visual )

7 editions published between 2005 and 2006 in English and held by 497 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Includes two episodes from the animated seriesThe Adventures of Curious George : "Curious George comes to America" and "Curious George goes to the hospital." In "Curious George comes to America," viewers will join the Man with the Yellow Hat as he meets George in the jungle and decides to bring him to the city. George doesn't mean any harm, but his shipboard antics soon get him into trouble -- BIG trouble. And, in "Curious George goes to the hospital," George's curiosity leads him on another adventure when he swallows a puzzle piece. Rushed to the emergency room, George soon forgets his fears as he learns how hospitals help people feel better
Danny and the dinosaur : --and more friendly "monster" stories( Visual )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 450 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Danny and the dinosaur: When Danny visits the museum, he thinks it would be nice to play with a dinosaur. It's great fun when the dinosaur is just as eager to play with Danny. The two spend a whole day together. The Island of the Skog: A band of mice and their leader set sail to an island inhabited by a hostile Skog with gigantic feet. But when the two parties finally meet face to face, they find they have a lot more in common than they thought. The beast of Monsieur Racine: Monsieur Racine lays a trap and catches a marauder, a strange but harmless-looking beast, who has been stealing his prize pears. What happens when Monsieur Racine presents his catch to the Academy of Science throws Paris into an uproar
Runaway Ralph by Beverly Cleary( Visual )

5 editions published between 1987 and 1991 in English and held by 435 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The further adventures of Beverly Cleary's beloved Ralph S. Mouse find him running away from his hotel home to avoid sharing his motorcycle
Stories about Ralph S. Mouse( Visual )

1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 305 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In "The Mouse and the Motorcycle" Ralph makes a friend. Stuck at a hotel for the weekend, Kevin lets Ralph borrow his toy motorcycle, and while out for a spin Ralph has a series of exciting adventures. Ralph returns for "Runaway Ralph" wherein he runs away from his home at the Mountain View Inn. But the Happy Acres Summer Camp is not what Ralph has in mind - lucky for him, his friend Garf is a friend indeed. In "Ralph S. Mouse," there are too many mice at the Mountain View Inn, so Ralph must leave. He persuades his friend Ryan to take him to school, where the fun and the danger begin
Curious George goes to the hospital( Visual )

2 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 292 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mouse soup: Mouse gets snatched up by a hungry Weasel who is determined to make him into soup. Mouse weaves one tale after another--all leading to his escape (and avoiding being turned into mouse soup for dinner). Based on the book by Arnold Lobel
Frog and Toad are friends : Frog and Toad : behind the scenes by Arnold Lobel( Visual )

8 editions published between 1985 and 2000 in English and held by 276 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Five tales recounting the adventures of two best friends - Frog and Toad
Curious George comes to America( Visual )

4 editions published between 2004 and 2007 in English and held by 255 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Curious George comes to America: Join the man with the yellow hat as he meets George in the jungle and decides to bring him to the city. George doesn't mean any harm, but his shipboard antics soon get him into trouble. Based on the character of Curious George created by Margret and H.A. Rey. Frog and Toad together: Join Frog and Toad as they learn about patience, willpower, and the importance of friendship. Frog and Toad are friends: Frog and Toad learn about what it really means to be true friends
Mouse soup( Visual )

4 editions published between 1992 and 2006 in English and held by 206 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this animated musical film, Mouse gets snatched up by a hungry Weasel who is determined to make him into soup. Mouse weaves one tale after another - all leading to his escape
The Ralph Mouse collection( Visual )

2 editions published between 1990 and 2010 in English and held by 127 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In "The Mouse and the Motorcycle" Ralph makes a friend. Stuck at a hotel for the weekend, Kevin lets Ralph borrow his toy motorcycle, and while out for a spin Ralph has a series of exciting adventures. Ralph returns for "Runaway Ralph" wherein he runs away from his home at the Mountain View Inn. But the Happy Acres Summer Camp is not what Ralph has in mind - lucky for him, his friend Garf is a friend indeed. In "Ralph S. Mouse," there are too many mice at the Mountain View Inn, so Ralph must leave. He persuades his friend Ryan to take him to school, where the fun and the danger begin
Curious George goes to the hospital( Visual )

3 editions published between 1999 and 2004 in English and held by 121 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Uncle Elephant comes to the rescue when his nephew's parents are lost at sea and cares for him until they are found. Based on the book by Arnold Lobel
Curious George comes to America( Visual )

2 editions published between 1999 and 2000 in English and held by 95 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tune in as Morris the Moose goes to school and learns to count and read, and watch Morris' antler antics as he tries to recover from a cold. Based on the books by Bernard Wiseman
Frog and Toad together by Arnold Lobel( Visual )

3 editions published in 1987 in English and held by 91 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Toad and Frog test their courage, patience, willpower, and above all, friendship. An entertaining way to introduce serious concepts
Ralph S. Mouse by Beverly Cleary( Visual )

4 editions published between 1987 and 1992 in English and held by 58 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When the Mountain View Inn is overrun with "country mice," Ralph must leave again on this, his third adventure. Ralph's friend, Ryan, takes him to school where Ralph inspires a class project on mice. Unfortunately, Ryan meets up with a school bully and Ralph's beloved motorcycle is crushed. Ralph has other adventures trying to evade capture by the school's janitor
Curious George goes to the hospital( Visual )

3 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 57 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Through the use of puppet animation, the film tells about a monkey named Curious George who swallows a piece of jigsaw puzzle and undergoes a doctor's examination, diagnostic tests, and surgery. The monkey's hilarious behavior and rapid recovery help to reassure young viewers facing their own hospitalization
The adventures of Curious George and his friends by George McQuilkin( Visual )

1 edition published in 1999 in English and held by 54 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Five episodes of adventures with memorable characters from children's books
Frog & Toad are friends( Visual )

2 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 46 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Five tales recounting the adventures of two best friends - Frog and Toad
Curious George( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 28 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Contains animated versions of three children's stories
Three little pigs sing a gig( Visual )

1 edition published in 1993 in English and held by 24 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sparkling humor, sing-along songs and stop-motion animation add a delightful, contemporary spin to this cherished fairy tale classic!
 
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Matthews, John Clark

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