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Winn, Chris 1958-

Overview
Works: 11 works in 30 publications in 3 languages and 1,451 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Miscellanea  History  Fiction  Biography  Picture books 
Roles: Author
Classifications: HF5381.2, 941.5
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Most widely held works by Chris Winn
If I could work by Terence Blacker( Book )

2 editions published between 1988 and 1990 in English and held by 346 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A child fantasizes in rhyme about the different kinds of work he would do if he weren't so young
I never knew that about Ireland by Chris Winn( Book )

3 editions published between 2006 and 2015 in English and held by 258 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

" In this wonderful compendium, Christopher Winn gives a tour of the four provinces of Ireland---Connacht, Leinster, Munster, and Ulster. Find out where dreams were inspired, ideas were born, and where the unforgettable heroes of Ireland's past now slumber. A treasure trove of fascinating stories, I Never Knew That About Ireland is packed full of information on the colorful history of the Emerald Isle. This irresistible book gives a captivating insight into the heritage, memories, and monuments that have shaped each county in Ireland, searching out their secrets and unearthing their hidden gems."--Publisher's website
I never knew that about England by Chris Winn( Book )

2 editions published between 2005 and 2008 in English and held by 205 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Discover hundreds of facts you never knew about England in this fascinating miscellany"--Jacket
Archie's acrobats by Chris Winn( Book )

7 editions published between 1983 and 1989 in English and Afrikaans and held by 172 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A team of acrobats who want more than anything to be part of a real circus performs some ingenious routines in hopes of being accepted by Pelderfettle's World-famous Circus
Holiday by Chris Winn( Book )

4 editions published in 1986 in Spanish and English and held by 117 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Labeled pictures portray children swimming, splashing, dripping, drying, and doing other enjoyable beach activities. On board pages
Playing by Chris Winn( Book )

1 edition published in 1986 in English and held by 93 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Labeled pictures portray children chasing, throwing, sliding, hiding, and otherwise playing. On board pages
I never knew that about Scotland by Chris Winn( Book )

4 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 85 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discover the story of the original 'sweetheart', John Balliol, whose embalmed heart is buried beside his devoted wife, Devorgilla at Sweetheart Abbey in Kirkcudbrightshire. This work takes the reader on a journey around Scotland. It offers stories, firsts, birthplaces, legends and inventions that shape the country's rich and majestic history
Helping by Chris Winn( Book )

3 editions published between 1985 and 1986 in English and Spanish and held by 83 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Labeled illustrations of children performing helpful activities introduce such words as mopping, washing, brushing, stirring, and combing
My day by Chris Winn( Book )

2 editions published between 1985 and 1986 in English and held by 74 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A child spends a busy day in such activities as dressing, eating, painting, shopping, hugging, and reading. On board pages
George H. Ghastly and the little horror by Ritchie Perry( Book )

1 edition published in 1985 in English and held by 24 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

I never knew that about the Irish by Christopher Winn( )

1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bestselling author Christopher Winn takes us on a fascinating journey around Ireland, discovering the traditions, triumphs and disasters, foibles, quirks and customs that make up the Irish people. From their peccadilloes to their passions he uncovers entertaining stories and astonishing facts that will amuse and inform in equal measure. Travel from coast to coast across Ireland and learn how every county contributes to the distinct Irish personality in its own unique and different ways. From County Leitrim, the most sparsely populated county in the Republic of Ireland to County Louth, Ireland's smallest geographic county, discover the site of the first play performed in the Irish language, sail the longest navigable inland waterway in Europe and watch the horse racing at Ireland's first all-weather racecourse. Listen to the memories and tales of ordinary folk from every walk of life and find out from them what it means to be Irish. I Never Knew That About the Irish is an irresistible book, beguilingly illustrated with pen and ink drawings. It gives a captivating insight into the heritage, memories and monuments that have shaped each county in Ireland
 
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I never knew that about Ireland
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