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MacCarthy, Patricia

Overview
Works: 65 works in 161 publications in 5 languages and 7,861 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Fiction  Picture books  Stories in rhyme  Paranormal fiction  Action and adventure fiction  Pictorial works 
Roles: Illustrator, Author, Creator
Classifications: PZ7.M2773, NZ823.2
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Publications about Patricia MacCarthy
Publications by Patricia MacCarthy
Most widely held works by Patricia MacCarthy
17 kings and 42 elephants by Margaret Mahy( Book )
18 editions published between 1972 and 1990 in English and held by 1,757 libraries worldwide
Seventeen kings and forty-two elephants romp with a variety of jungle animals during their journey through a wild, wet night
The five sisters by Margaret Mahy( Book )
7 editions published between 1996 and 1999 in English and held by 945 libraries worldwide
Before Sally's Nana can finish filling in the faces on a row of paper dolls which she has cut out, the five sisters are whisked off on a series of extraordinary adventures
Boom, baby, boom, boom! by Margaret Mahy( Book )
6 editions published between 1996 and 1998 in English and held by 734 libraries worldwide
It's time for lunch. Leaving the baby to feed herself, Mum starts playing the drums, boom-boom-boom. But the animals are listening at the window are hungry. In creeps the cat, followed by the dog, the red rooster and his hens, the sheep and the cow. When Mum stops playing she is happy to see that baby has eaten every bit and bite of her lunch. Or has she?
Down the dragon's tongue by Margaret Mahy( Book )
6 editions published between 2000 and 2001 in English and held by 554 libraries worldwide
When twins Harry and Miranda bring their buttoned-down father to the playground, he discovers that he does not want to stop sliding down the dragon's-tongue slide
Herds of words by Patricia MacCarthy( Book )
5 editions published between 1990 and 1993 in English and held by 511 libraries worldwide
Text and illustrations provide examples of named groups of animals, people, and things, including a parliament of owls, a crew of sailors, and a fleet of ships. Suggested level: juniors, primary
The tiniest mermaid by Laura Garnham( Book )
13 editions published between 2006 and 2017 in 4 languages and held by 478 libraries worldwide
One night Lily rescues a mermaid who has been hurt in a terrible storm. She takes the tiny mermaid home to care for her, and Lily and Delphi become the best of friends. Delphi shows Lily a magical world where mermaids play with sea horses and swim through coral palaces. But as Delphi gets better she must leave Lily and return to the sea. Grades K-3. 2006
Animals galore! by Patricia MacCarthy( Book )
5 editions published between 1989 and 1991 in English and held by 377 libraries worldwide
Text and illustrations provide examples of named groups of animals, including a bed of eels, a pride of lions, a knot of toads, and a pod of whales
Ocean parade : a counting book by Patricia MacCarthy( Book )
1 edition published in 1990 in English and held by 346 libraries worldwide
An array of colorful fish of different shapes and sizes introduces the numbers one through twenty and the concepts of color and shape
Cat & Kit by Jenny Koralek( Book )
4 editions published between 1994 and 1996 in English and held by 292 libraries worldwide
Cat finds young Kit alone in the woods, and takes it upon himself to teach the kitten how to live in the wild
Moon forest by Patricia MacCarthy( Book )
4 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 250 libraries worldwide
Follows a fox as he prowls through the trees during the night looking for food, passing a deer, pheasant, rabbit, and other nocturnal woodland creatures along the way
The haunting by Margaret Mahy( Book )
1 edition published in 1999 in English and held by 64 libraries worldwide
BArney is being haunted - But, is he in danger? - His sisters try to unravel the mystery as the ghostly footsteps move ever closer in his mind
Owl's lost hoot by Patricia MacCarthy( Book )
2 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 59 libraries worldwide
"When Rose wakes up in the night because it is so quiet she's sure there is something wrong. With Buttercup's help she soon discovers that Owl has stopped hooting, but what she doesn't know is why? Join Rose, Buttercup and the other Dewdrop Fairies as they try to find Owl's lost hoot!"--Publisher's description
Mr Berry's ice-cream parlour by Jennifer Zabel( Book )
2 editions published between 1984 and 1986 in English and held by 56 libraries worldwide
Up, up and away by Patricia MacCarthy( Book )
3 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 56 libraries worldwide
The moonlit picnic by Patricia MacCarthy( Book )
2 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 52 libraries worldwide
It's night-time and all the Dewdrop Babies are fast asleep, except Buttercup
Hide-and-seek by Patricia MacCarthy( Book )
2 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 48 libraries worldwide
It's a hot sleepy afternoon in the garden and Bluebell and Violet are dozing happily in their spider web hammocks. Suddenly they're interrupted by a terrific thumping noise coming from Mummy Rabbit's warren. Poor Mummy Rabbit is having a terrible time with her five naughty bunnies - she just doesn't know what to do with them. So she is very pleased when Bluebell and Violet offer to play with them. Join them on a fun game of hide and seek and see whether the Dewdrop babies can find all five bunnies
Sweetpea's surprise by Patricia MacCarthy( Book )
3 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 46 libraries worldwide
One day, when looking after her flower, Rose discovers a caterpillar munching on one of the leaves. She's very worried for her flower so she decides to go to Sweetpea for help. By the time she goes back to her flower, the caterpillar is gone and instead there's a hard shiny thing hanging from the leaf. Rose goes back to check on her flower every day for two weeks and on the 14th day she finds something magical. Join her and find out what Sweetpea's surprise is
The little ballerina by Sue Harris( Book )
5 editions published between 2005 and 2007 in English and Chinese and held by 44 libraries worldwide
Rosie wants to play Clara in her ballet class's production of the Nutcracker, but she is too clumsy, so she writes to the Sugar Plum Fairy for help
Run, Elephant, run : an Indonesian rainforest adventure by Patricia MacCarthy( Book )
2 editions published between 2017 and 2018 in English and held by 37 libraries worldwide
When a storm BURSTS in the rainforest, Little Elephant can't find his mother anywhere. And now a tiger is coming his way ... Run, Little Elephant, run! An exciting adventure set in the Indonesian rainforest, with 36 rainforest creatures to spot along the way
 
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Alternative Names
Mac Carthy Patricia
MacCarthy, Pat
Mc Carthy Patricia
McCarthy Patricia
מקרתי, פטרישה
매카시, 퍼트리샤
맥카씨, 패트리샤
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