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Smy, Pam

Overview
Works: 22 works in 54 publications in 7 languages and 3,629 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Juvenile works  Detective and mystery fiction  Ghost stories  Illustrated works  Picture books  Pictorial works  History  Young adult works  Historical fiction 
Roles: Author, Illustrator, Artist, Researcher
Classifications: PR4622, 823.8
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Publications about Pam Smy
Publications by Pam Smy
Most widely held works by Pam Smy
Thornhill by Pam Smy( Book )
10 editions published between 2017 and 2018 in 5 languages and held by 946 libraries worldwide
2016: Ella has just moved to a new town where she knows no one. From her room on the top floor of her new home, she has a perfect view of the dilapidated, abandoned Thornhill Institute across the way, where she glimpses a girl in the window. Determined to befriend the girl, Ella resolves to unravel Thornhill's shadowy past
Children's picturebooks : the art of visual storytelling by Martin Salisbury( Book )
1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 919 libraries worldwide
Children's picturebooks are the very first books we encounter, and they form an important, constantly evolving, and dynamic sector of the publishing world. But what does it take to create a successful picturebook for children? In seven chapters, this book covers the key stages of conceiving a narrative, creating a visual language and developing storyboards and design of a picturebook. The book includes interviews with leading children's picturebook illustrators, as well as case studies of their work. The picturebooks and artists featured hail from Australia, Belgium, Cuba, France, Germany, Hungary, Ireland, Italy, Japan, Norway, Poland, Portugal, Russia, Singapore, South Korea, Spain, Taiwan, the UK and the USA. In this publication, Martin Salisbury and Morag Styles introduce us to the world of children's picturebooks, providing a solid background to the industry while exploring the key concepts and practices that have gone into the creation of successful picturebooks
Lucy and the green man by Linda Newbery( Book )
8 editions published between 2010 and 2014 in English and Italian and held by 483 libraries worldwide
Lucy and her grandfather are special because only they can see Lob, the magical "green man" who helps in the garden, but then something terrible happens and Lucy fears she will never see Lob again. Suggested level: primary
Hush, baby, hush! : lullabies from around the world by Kathy Henderson( Book )
3 editions published between 2010 and 2011 in English and held by 355 libraries worldwide
Presents a collection of lullabies from around the world to help children go to sleep, with music for several songs in the back of the book
The hound of the Baskervilles by Arthur Conan Doyle( Book )
5 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 243 libraries worldwide
Eerie illustrations enhance a blood-curdling edition of Sir Arthur Conan Doyle's most-celebrated Sherlock Holmes mystery, bringing its delicious shivers to a new generation of readers. Is it true that a hellish hound is haunting the lonely moors, hunting down the hapless Baskervilles through the generations? If anyone can put this chilling legend to rest, it's Sherlock Holmes and Dr. Watson. It seems the body of the latest owner of the Baskerville estate has just been discovered in a ghastly condition, and Holmes has been called in on the case none too soon. The howls and moans that punctuate the elaborate twists of this Gothic tale will raise the hair on readers' necks and make converts of any who are not already fans of the famed detective. This classic mystery novel is presented in an unabridged edition, lavishly illustrated with the atmospheric and stylish artwork of Pam Smy
The ransom of Dond by Siobhan Dowd( Book )
10 editions published between 2013 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 196 libraries worldwide
On a tiny emerald island world Darra, the thirteenth child to be born to her mother, is destined to be sacrificed to Dond, the dark god of the underworld. Only the truth and a mother's kiss can set Dara and the islanders free of the dark god's curse
Shine on, butter-finger by Bob Cattell( Book )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 111 libraries worldwide
Calypso and cricket come together in the Island's Carnival, and Riccardo has to choose between his two passions. He has been invited to sing at the annual Calypso Final, competing against the most famous singers on the island. Meanwhile, his team mates at Calypso Cricket Club are playing the most important game in their history. Suggested level: primary
Butter-finger by Bob Cattell( Book )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 103 libraries worldwide
Riccardo Small lives on the Island. He's the smallest boy in his class at school, and he loves cricket. In fact, he's a walking cricket encyclopaedia and can tell you the averages of every West Indian test match player in history, the names of all the cricket grounds in the world and more besides. But Riccardo also loves poetry and songs - especially calypso. When he is dropped from the cricket team after missing a vital catch, Riccardo wanders the island, taking refuge in his poems. He meets Count Crayfish, an eccentric figure, well known on the Island for his triumphs in the Calypso Competition, and together they think of a way in which Riccardo can still help the cricket team
Big city Butter-Finger by Bob Cattell( Book )
1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 63 libraries worldwide
Riccardo is starring at the London Caribbean Festival. But his performance in front of a huge, devoted audience is brought to a halt by a single face in the crowd. And this chance encounter throws Riccardo's whole life into turmoil
Aladdin ( Book )
1 edition published in 2014 in English and held by 59 libraries worldwide
Tarik and the island of adventure by Lee Kessell( Book )
1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 5 libraries worldwide
The ghost of Thomas Kempe by Penelope Lively( Book )
1 edition published in 2014 in English and held by 4 libraries worldwide
The ghost of a seventeenth-century sorcerer emerges as a poltergeist and attempts to make young James his apprentice
Calypso boy by Bob Cattell( Book )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 4 libraries worldwide
Follow the swallow by Julia Donaldson( Book )
1 edition published in 2009 in Hebrew and held by 3 libraries worldwide
Chack the blackbird and Apollo the swallow are fledgling friends. Apollo explains that he is practicing flying to Africa?but Chack doesn't believe him. Chack tells Apollo that the blossom on his favorite tree will eventually turn into orange berries?Apollo doesn't believe him. But, with the inevitable turning of the seasons, both birds learn to believe the other?and cement their friendship forever
Field of gold by Alison Hawes( Book )
2 editions published between 2005 and 2009 in English and held by 2 libraries worldwide
Write your own mystery and ghost stories : story starters and tips by Megan Cullis( Book )
1 edition published in 2017 in English and held by 2 libraries worldwide
Xue shan nan hai yu huan ying ju guai by Niu bo rui( Book )
1 edition published in 2016 in Chinese and held by 2 libraries worldwide
Avery by Marta Altés( Book )
1 edition published in 2017 in English and held by 1 library worldwide
"Avery is like other birds most of the time, but sometimes, feels a bit different. But Avery is not alone. This book was born out of a desire to start a dialogue between the amazing children, families and doctors who contribute so much of their time towards helping us better understand each other's differences"--Back cover
Ninna-a, ninna-o! : ninnananne da tutto il mondo by Kathy Henderson( Book )
1 edition published in 2011 in Italian and held by 1 library worldwide
 
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Languages
English (39)
Italian (6)
Japanese (1)
Chinese (1)
Danish (1)
Hebrew (1)
Dutch (1)
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