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Mackinnon, Mairi

Overview
Works: 134 works in 392 publications in 10 languages and 13,221 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Fiction  Pictorial works  Dictionaries  Glossaries, vocabularies, etc  Fables  Stories in rhyme  Fairy tales  Folklore  Self-instruction 
Roles: Author, Editor, Adapter, Illustrator, Other, Contributor, Publishing director
Classifications: PZ23 M3373, [E]
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Publications about Mairi Mackinnon
Publications by Mairi Mackinnon
Most widely held works by Mairi Mackinnon
The Usborne picture dictionary in Spanish by Felicity Brooks( Book )
9 editions published between 2002 and 2007 in English and Spanish and held by 885 libraries worldwide
A fun, first Spanish dictionary, with over 1,000 words translated. Includes English to Spanish, in alphabetical order; over 1,300 pictures; shows how words are used; essential Spanish grammar guide; Spanish-English word list; all words are read by a native speaker on the Usborne Quicklinks website
The Usborne first thousand words in Spanish : with easy pronunciation guide by Heather Amery( Book )
32 editions published between 2000 and 2015 in 8 languages and held by 733 libraries worldwide
A thousand useful words in Russian, topically arranged
The gingerbread man by Mairi Mackinnon( Book )
14 editions published between 2006 and 2011 in English and held by 696 libraries worldwide
A freshly baked gingerbread man escapes when he is taken out of the oven and eludes a number of pursuers until he meets a clever fox
The sun and the wind : based on a story by Aesop by Mairi Mackinnon( Book )
10 editions published between 2007 and 2014 in English and held by 414 libraries worldwide
The wind and the sun test their strength by seeing which of them can make a man remove his coat
Stop that cow! by Mairi Mackinnon( Book )
7 editions published between 2010 and 2013 in English and French and held by 410 libraries worldwide
Lilly the cow's attempts to find adventure away from the farm have unfortunate endings. Seventh in a series of 15 rhyming stories developed to help children learn to read. Each book is designed for an adult and child to read together and introduces new letters or reading patterns and reinforces material from previous books. Includes puzzles to reinforce new skills, and guidance notes on reading with children
Pirate Pat by Mairi Mackinnon( Book )
9 editions published between 2010 and 2013 in English and French and held by 398 libraries worldwide
The first book in a series of 15 rhyming stories developed to help children learn to read. Each book is designed for an adult and child to read together and introduces new letters or reading patterns and reinforces material from previous books. Includes puzzles to reinforce new skills, and guidance notes on reading with children. In this story, Pirate Pat appears on a cold, dark night with a treasure map and proceeds to dig over Gran's objections
Dog diary by Mairi Mackinnon( Book )
9 editions published between 2010 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 397 libraries worldwide
The fourth in a series of 15 rhyming stories developed to help children learn to read. Each book is designed for an adult and child to read together and introduces new letters or reading patterns and reinforces material from previous books. Includes puzzles to reinforce new skills, and guidance notes on reading with children. In this story, a dog and his human have a very eventful day
A bus for Miss Moss by Mairi Mackinnon( Book )
8 editions published between 2010 and 2013 in English and French and held by 396 libraries worldwide
The third in a series of 15 rhyming stories developed to help children learn to read. Each book is designed for an adult and child to read together and introduces new letters or reading patterns and reinforces material from previous books. Includes puzzles to reinforce new skills, and guidance notes on reading with children. In this story, Miss Moss takes up residence in a bus in the country after back problems prevent her from working as a miller
The runaway pancake by Mairi Mackinnon( Book )
12 editions published between 2006 and 2013 in English and Danish and held by 391 libraries worldwide
A runaway pancake escapes from a family, a dog, a rabbit, a duck, a cat, a goat, and a fox, but gets eaten by a cunning pig
The dressing-up box by Mairi Mackinnon( Book )
6 editions published between 2010 and 2013 in English and held by 375 libraries worldwide
The second book in a series of 15 rhyming stories developed to help children learn to read. Each book is designed for an adult and child to read together and introduces new letters or reading patterns and reinforces material from previous books. Includes puzzles to reinforce new skills, and guidance notes on reading with children. In this story, children choose costumes from a trunk and imagine being the people and creatures who would wear them
The circus under the sea by Mairi Mackinnon( Book )
5 editions published between 2010 and 2013 in English and held by 365 libraries worldwide
Eddy the electric eel saves the day when the lights in the undersea circus malfunction. Twelfth in a series of 15 rhyming stories developed to help children learn to read. Each book is designed for an adult and child to read together and introduces new letters or reading patterns and reinforces material from previous books. Includes puzzles to reinforce new skills, and guidance notes on reading with children
The queen makes a scene by Mairi Mackinnon( Book )
4 editions published between 2010 and 2013 in English and held by 364 libraries worldwide
The sixth in a series of 15 rhyming stories developed to help children learn to read. Each book is designed for an adult and child to read together and introduces new letters or reading patterns and reinforces material from previous books. Includes puzzles to reinforce new skills, and guidance notes on reading with children. In this story, a footman and a doctor arrive at the palace in pouring rain to find the queen recovered from her illness
The fox and the stork : based on a story by Aesop by Mairi Mackinnon( Book )
11 editions published between 2007 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 358 libraries worldwide
When sly Fox invites hungry Stork to lunch but tricks her out of her portion, she devises a way to get the last laugh
Late night at the zoo by Mairi Mackinnon( Book )
4 editions published between 2010 and 2013 in English and held by 351 libraries worldwide
Zoo animals explain how they enjoy themselves after the last humans have departed. Tenth in a series of 15 rhyming stories developed to help children learn to read. Each book is designed for an adult and child to read together and introduces new letters or reading patterns and reinforces material from previous books. Includes puzzles to reinforce new skills, and guidance notes on reading with children
Run, rabbit, run! by Mairi Mackinnon( Book )
4 editions published between 2010 and 2013 in English and held by 351 libraries worldwide
Rabbit encounters a series of hungry predators during his walk through the park. Ninth in a series of 15 rhyming stories developed to help children learn to read. Each book is designed for an adult and child to read together and introduces new letters or reading patterns and reinforces material from previous books. Includes puzzles to reinforce new skills, and guidance notes on reading with children
Mr. Mystery by Mairi Mackinnon( Book )
5 editions published between 2010 and 2013 in English and held by 350 libraries worldwide
A magician gives a spectacular final performance after deciding to retire. The fifteenth in a series of 15 rhyming stories developed to help children learn to read. Each book is designed for an adult and child to read together and introduces new letters or reading patterns and reinforces material from previous books. Includes puzzles to reinforce new skills, and guidance notes on reading with children
Wild school by Mairi Mackinnon( Book )
5 editions published between 2010 and 2013 in English and held by 349 libraries worldwide
School becomes quite noisy for a time as the children discover a series of wild animals on the grounds. Eleventh in a series of 15 rhyming stories developed to help children learn to read. Each book is designed for an adult and child to read together and introduces new letters or reading patterns and reinforces material from previous books. Includes puzzles to reinforce new skills, and guidance notes on reading with children
The monster diner by Mairi Mackinnon( Book )
4 editions published between 2010 and 2013 in English and held by 342 libraries worldwide
Humans are very unhappy with the food offered at a monster diner. Thirteenth in a series of 15 rhyming stories developed to help children learn to read. Each book is designed for an adult and child to read together and introduces new letters or reading patterns and reinforces material from previous books. Includes puzzles to reinforce new skills, and guidance notes on reading with children
The fox and the crow : based on a story by Aesop by Mairi Mackinnon( Book )
10 editions published between 2007 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 331 libraries worldwide
A fox plays upon a crow's vanity to steal a piece of cheese from her
The goose that laid the golden eggs by Mairi Mackinnon( Book )
11 editions published between 2006 and 2014 in English and Danish and held by 330 libraries worldwide
"Tom and Elena are poor bu happy until the day Tom finds that their little white goose has laid a golden egg. Every morning they find another egg, every day they grow richer - but what happens when one golden egg a day just isn't enough?" (publisher)
 
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Mac Kinnon Mairi
Makinnon, Mairi
Mc Kinnon Mairi
Mckinnon, Mairi
Languages
English (151)
French (15)
Danish (5)
Cornish (1)
Chinese (1)
Italian (1)
Polish (1)
Hebrew (1)
Latin (1)
Spanish (1)
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