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Wrightson, Patricia

Overview
Works: 166 works in 621 publications in 13 languages and 8,230 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Juvenile works  Fantasy fiction  Young adult works  Folklore  Domestic fiction  Legends  Manuscripts 
Roles: Author
Classifications: PZ7.W9593, FIC
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The Nargun and the stars by Patricia Wrightson( Book )
59 editions published between 1970 and 2015 in 8 languages and held by 991 libraries worldwide
An ancient stone creature threatens the lives of a family on a lonely sheep farm in Australia
A little fear by Patricia Wrightson( Book )
38 editions published between 1983 and 1996 in 6 languages and held by 848 libraries worldwide
A strong-minded old women struggles with an ancient gnome for the right to live in her own small cottage
Balyet by Patricia Wrightson( Book )
19 editions published between 1989 and 1993 in 4 languages and held by 518 libraries worldwide
Despite the precautions of the old aborigine woman she calls Granny, fourteen-year-old Jo falls under the spell of a secret thing in the Australian hills, a girl endlessly alive and crying for the death that will not take her
The ice is coming by Patricia Wrightson( Book )
35 editions published between 1977 and 1994 in 8 languages and held by 461 libraries worldwide
En fortælling fra den australske mytologi
The dark bright water by Patricia Wrightson( Book )
25 editions published between 1978 and 1992 in 5 languages and held by 440 libraries worldwide
Tribal elders urge a young Australian Aborigine to investigate the strange events occurring in the interior of their vast continent
Moon-dark by Patricia Wrightson( Book )
7 editions published between 1987 and 1997 in English and held by 435 libraries worldwide
As man builds and settles on land formerly occupied by wildlife, an old fisherman's dog and all the other animals of the territory carry on nocturnal activities to make their homes safer
A racecourse for Andy by Patricia Wrightson( Book )
3 editions published between 1968 and 1970 in English and held by 427 libraries worldwide
A mentally retarded boy thinks he has bought a race track for three dollars, and until a solution to the problem can be found, only the patience and understanding of his friends keep him from being hurt by the realization of the truth
Night outside by Patricia Wrightson( Book )
8 editions published between 1979 and 1990 in English and Spanish and held by 420 libraries worldwide
Two children in search of their pet budgerigar meet the unusual people of the streets and of the night
The Sugar-Gum tree by Patricia Wrightson( Book )
15 editions published between 1991 and 2004 in English and Norwegian and held by 414 libraries worldwide
Sarah Bell and Penny May were best friends. Sometimes they had fights, but after the fights they were best friends again. Then one day things went too far, and what began as a little fight about a tree-house soon involved other people and the whole Fire Department!
Down to earth by Patricia Wrightson( Book )
23 editions published between 1965 and 1999 in 4 languages and held by 363 libraries worldwide
A story set in Sydney, Australia. When George and his friends discover a young boy living in a deserted house, they find it difficult to accept his story that he is from outer space. Later, they find it more difficult to protect him from the Child Welfare officials and others who are becoming too interested in him
An older kind of magic by Patricia Wrightson( Book )
21 editions published between 1972 and 1985 in English and Greek, Modern [1453- ] and held by 339 libraries worldwide
Three Australian children discover ancient magical creatures living under the streets of the city
Journey behind the wind by Patricia Wrightson( Book )
4 editions published between 1981 and 1982 in English and held by 296 libraries worldwide
Once again, Wirrun the young Australian Aborigine is called to free his land from an alien red-eyed thing whose master steals men's spirits, though he is sidetracked when his wife is reclaimed by her water-spirit sisters
I own the racecourse! by Patricia Wrightson( Book )
49 editions published between 1968 and 2016 in 7 languages and held by 279 libraries worldwide
A mentally retarded boy thinks he has bought a race track for three dollars, and until a solution to the problem can be found, only the patience and understanding of his friends keep him from being hurt by the truth
The feather star by Patricia Wrightson( Book )
12 editions published between 1962 and 1996 in 3 languages and held by 274 libraries worldwide
Lindy finds the beautiful sea creature, the Feather Star, on a remote New South Wales coast during an eventful summer visit
The rocks of honey by Patricia Wrightson( Book )
25 editions published between 1960 and 1992 in English and Italian and held by 171 libraries worldwide
Barney Willis, his aboriginal friend, Eustace and the strange, fey child, Winnie Bates, search for an old stone axe which, according to the old legend, is hidden in the Rocks of Honey
Behind the wind by Patricia Wrightson( Book )
20 editions published between 1981 and 1993 in 5 languages and held by 163 libraries worldwide
Once again, Wirrun the young Australian Aborigine is called to free his land from an alien red-eyed thing whose master steals men's spirits, though he is sidetracked when his wife is reclaimed by her water-spirit sisters
Shadows of time by Patricia Wrightson( Book )
8 editions published between 1994 and 1996 in English and German and held by 127 libraries worldwide
United in their desperate longing to find a true home, two orphans, an Australian Aboriginal boy and a scullery maid from Parramatta encounter each other in 1798 and continue their search through space and time together
Rattler's Place by Patricia Wrightson( Book )
6 editions published between 1997 and 2000 in English and held by 112 libraries worldwide
When Guy moves to his new house, things are not quite right. There's no bike, no skateboard, and worst of all there's no Digby, the dog. But then ther is Rattler, and suddenly things are not so bad, after all
The crooked snake by Patricia Wrightson( Book )
8 editions published between 1955 and 1973 in English and held by 78 libraries worldwide
The water- dragons by Patricia Wrightson( Book )
6 editions published between 1999 and 2004 in English and held by 77 libraries worldwide
Sam, Lin and Jerry all have water-dragons that livee in the drain near their homes. Now the Council is going to clean up the drain. What will happen to the water-dragons? Suggested level: primary
 
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Alternative Names
Furlonger, Alice Patricia
Furlonger, Patricia 1921-2010
Patricia Wrightson Australian children's writer
Patricia Wrightson australiensk författare
Patricia Wrightson Australisch schrijfster
Patricia Wrightson Australisch schrijver
Patricia Wrightson australische Kinder- und Jugendbuchautorin
Patricia Wrightson australsk skribent
Patricia Wrightson auteure de littérature d'enfance australienne
Patricia Wrightson escriptora de literatura infantil australiana
Patricia Wrightson escritora de literatura infantil australiana
Patricia Wrightson scrittrice australiana
Wrightson, Alice Patricia
Wrightson, Patricia
Райтсон, Патрисия
پاتریشا رایتسون
پاتریشیا رایتسون نویسنده استرالیایی
パトリシア・ライトソン
ライトソン, パトリシア
Languages
English (310)
German (28)
Japanese (16)
Spanish (16)
Swedish (12)
Chinese (9)
Danish (6)
Norwegian (5)
Korean (2)
Slovenian (2)
Italian (1)
Greek, Modern [1453- ] (1)
Finnish (1)
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