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Tomlinson, Jill

Overview
Works: 80 works in 347 publications in 4 languages and 5,551 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Juvenile works  Pictorial works 
Roles: Editor
Classifications: PZ7.T5973, 823.914
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Publications about Jill Tomlinson
Publications by Jill Tomlinson
Most widely held works by Jill Tomlinson
The owl who was afraid of the dark by Jill Tomlinson( Book )
60 editions published between 1968 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 1,719 libraries worldwide
Owls are supposed to be night birds, but young Plop is afraid of the dark, despite how much other people and animals tell him they enjoy it
The cat who wanted to go home by Jill Tomlinson( Book )
20 editions published between 1972 and 2014 in English and held by 604 libraries worldwide
Suzy finds a nice basket to nap in, but when she wakes up, she is sailing over the sea from France to England! Once she's on British soil, she tries every day to find her way back home to the little boy who strokes her the wrong way
Hilda the hen who wouldn't give up by Jill Tomlinson( Book )
19 editions published between 1967 and 2014 in English and Undetermined and held by 581 libraries worldwide
Despite the objection of her keeper, a small, brown, speckled hen decides to raise a family of chicks
The penguin who wanted to find out by Jill Tomlinson( Book )
9 editions published between 1972 and 2014 in English and held by 290 libraries worldwide
Being the first penguin chick to be born that year, Otto must look after all the other young penguins. But out in the snow and ice of Antarctica there is an awful lot to learn, and Otto has to discover for himself how to swim, dive and catch fish before he can teach anyone else. And how will he do that when all the grown-ups are too busy to help?
The owl who was afraid of the dark by Jill Tomlinson( Sound Recording )
24 editions published between 1973 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 221 libraries worldwide
Owls are supposed to be night birds, but young Plop is afraid of the dark, despite how much other people and animals tell him they enjoy it
The otter who wanted to know by Jill Tomlinson( Book )
3 editions published between 2004 and 2014 in English and held by 166 libraries worldwide
Pat, a little sea otter, likes floating in the sea and asking lots and lots of questions until one day Pat's quiet life is turned upside down
The otter who wanted to know by Jill Tomlinson( Book )
9 editions published between 1979 and 2001 in English and held by 150 libraries worldwide
Pat is a young sea otter who never stops asking questions - although she doesn't always listen to the answers! Life can be dangerous for a young otter, though, and Pat learns how to deal with hungry sharks and sudden storms. Then, one day, Pat has a great adventure - and it is so exciting that she almost forgets to ask any questions!
The gorilla who wanted to grow up by Jill Tomlinson( Book )
5 editions published between 1977 and 1992 in English and held by 140 libraries worldwide
The gorilla who wanted to grow up by Jill Tomlinson( Book )
4 editions published between 2004 and 2014 in English and held by 138 libraries worldwide
Pongo is a young, mischievous African gorilla. He wants to grow up to be brave and clever like his dad. But it's not until his sister, Whoopsie, is born that Pongo discovers growing up isn't just about chest--thumping.--From publisher's description
Penguin's progress by Jill Tomlinson( Book )
8 editions published between 1975 and 2001 in English and held by 135 libraries worldwide
Otto is a penguin chick and he lives with lots of other penguins in the ice and snow of Antarctica, at the bottom of the world. But Otto is different from all the other chicks he knows, because he is "first chick," the first penguin born that year so it's his job to look after all the younger ones as they grow up. But nobody has told him what "growing up" means, and life is both confusing and exciting for Otto as he wonders what will happen next!
The aardvark who wasn't sure by Jill Tomlinson( Book )
6 editions published between 1973 and 2001 in English and held by 131 libraries worldwide
Pim is a baby aardvark. His mother has told him so. But Pim still isn't quite sure, because he doesn't seem to be able to do any of the things that other aardvarks can do. As he grows up, however, Pim finds out these things have to be learned, sometimes from his mother and sometimes from other creatures he meets. As time goes on, he becomes increasingly sure that he really is an aardvark after all!
The aardvark who wasn't sure by Jill Tomlinson( Book )
2 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 126 libraries worldwide
Penguin who wanted to find out compact disc pack by Jill Tomlinson( Sound Recording )
6 editions published between 2006 and 2007 in English and held by 104 libraries worldwide
Otto wants to teach the other penguin chicks all they need to know
Aardvark who wasn't sure, and, the gorilla who wanted to grow up compact disc pack by Jill Tomlinson( Sound Recording )
5 editions published between 1973 and 2007 in English and held by 98 libraries worldwide
Unabridged reading of this classic tale by Jill Tomlinson. Pim is a baby aardvark, with a long furry nose. He has tiny little claws instead of fingers and toes. Another heart-warming story from this popular author
The cat who wanted to go home by Jill Tomlinson( Sound Recording )
10 editions published between 1995 and 2007 in English and held by 86 libraries worldwide
Suzy is a striped cat who lives in a French seaside village, and like all cats she is very inquisitive, which causes problems when she climbs into the basket of a hot air balloon and is carried over the channel to England! How will she ever get back home?
The hen who wouldn't give up & the otter who wanted to know by Jill Tomlinson( Sound Recording )
6 editions published between 2006 and 2010 in English and held by 85 libraries worldwide
Pat is a little sea-otter who loves turning up her toes and floating in the sea. Hilda is a small speckled hen who is brave and very determined. When Hilda makes up her mind, nothing and no one can stop her!
More favourite animal tales by Jill Tomlinson( Book )
5 editions published between 2004 and 2013 in English and held by 59 libraries worldwide
La gattina che voleva tornare a casa by Jill Tomlinson( Book )
5 editions published between 2007 and 2009 in Italian and held by 57 libraries worldwide
Three favourite animal stories by Jill Tomlinson( Book )
3 editions published between 2004 and 2005 in English and held by 53 libraries worldwide
Il gufo che aveva paura del buio by Jill Tomlinson( Book )
10 editions published between 1984 and 1996 in Italian and held by 51 libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
Tomlinson, Jill, 1931-
トムリンソン, ジル
Languages
English (194)
Italian (15)
French (3)
Dutch (1)
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