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Winn, Chris 1958-

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Works: 15 works in 54 publications in 3 languages and 1,680 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  History  Fiction  Miscellanea  Caricatures and cartoons  Picture books  Handbooks and manuals  Biography 
Roles: Author
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Publications about Chris Winn
Publications by Chris Winn
Most widely held works by Chris Winn
If I could work by Terence Blacker( Book )
3 editions published between 1987 and 1990 in English and held by 364 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 )
7 editions published between 2006 and 2015 in English and held by 252 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 )
7 editions published between 2005 and 2012 in English and held by 193 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 160 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
Rodney Rootle's grown-up grappler and other treasures from the Museum of Outlawed Inventions by Chris Winn( Book )
2 editions published in 1982 in English and held by 126 libraries worldwide
Compiles imaginative inventions for dealing with life's irritations
Holiday by Chris Winn( Book )
4 editions published in 1986 in Spanish and English and held by 110 libraries worldwide
Labeled pictures portray children swimming, splashing, dripping, drying, and doing other enjoyable beach activities. On board pages
How to store your garden produce : the key to self-sufficiency by Piers Warren( Book )
4 editions published between 2003 and 2008 in English and held by 88 libraries worldwide
"There are so many benefits to 'growing your own', and as more and more of us get bitten by the bug this is the kind of book we'll need to give us storage tips in order to prevent all that unnecessary waste." The Cottage Gardener
Playing by Chris Winn( Book )
1 edition published in 1986 in English and held by 86 libraries worldwide
Labeled pictures portray children chasing, throwing, sliding, hiding, and otherwise playing. On board pages
Helping by Chris Winn( Book )
3 editions published between 1985 and 1986 in English and Spanish and held by 76 libraries worldwide
Labeled illustrations of children performing helpful activities introduce such words as mopping, washing, brushing, stirring, and combing
I never knew that about Scotland by Chris Winn( Book )
5 editions published between 2007 and 2012 in English and held by 73 libraries worldwide
Christopher Winn takes us on the ultimate journey around Scotland. Travelling county by county, this irresistible miscellany unearths the enthralling stories, firsts, birthplaces, legends and inventions that shape the country's rich and majestic history. To uncover the spellbinding tales that lie hidden within Scotland's wild and romantic shores, to experience what inspired the country's powerful literature and towering castles, and to tread in the footsteps of her villians and victors, is to capture the spirit of this fascinating country and bring every place you visit to life. You will discover the story of the original 'sweetheart', John Balliol, whose embalmed heart is buried beside his devoted wife, Devorgilla at Sweetheart Abbey in Kirkcudbrightshire. In Aberdeen, you will find the only granite cathedral in the world. And, you will hear the haunting echo of the Bear Gates of Traquair House in Peeblesshire were slammed shut when Bonnie Prince Charlie left Scotland in 1746 - legend has it that they will never be re-opened until a Stuart King once more sits on the throne
My day by Chris Winn( Book )
2 editions published between 1985 and 1986 in English and held by 69 libraries worldwide
A child spends a busy day in such activities as dressing, eating, painting, shopping, hugging, and reading. On board pages
The children's guide to Rome by Irma Kurtz( Book )
2 editions published between 1984 and 1986 in English and held by 55 libraries worldwide
A guide to Rome for young people describing its history, important sights, things to do, where to shop and eat, and how to cope with emergencies
George H. Ghastly and the little horror by Ritchie Perry( Book )
1 edition published in 1985 in English and held by 24 libraries worldwide
Abacus evolve by Ruth Merttens( Book )
2 editions published between 2005 and 2007 in English and held by 2 libraries worldwide
Legal daisy spacing : the Build-a Planet manual of official world improvements by Christopher Winn( Book )
1 edition published in 1985 in English and held by 1 library worldwide
 
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English (46)
Spanish (4)
Afrikaans (1)
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