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Pat Thomson

Pat Thomson

  • 4 stars across 35 books
As well as being an author and anthologist, Pat Thomson works with teachers as a lecturer and librarian - work which involves a constant search for short stories which have both quality and child-appeal. She is the compiler of many previous, successful age-ranged and subject-ranged anthologies for the Doubleday/Corgi list. She is also an Honorary Vice-President of the Federation of Children's Book Groups. She is married with two grown-up children. Author lives: Northamptonshire
8th September 2011

Oxford Reading Tree Traditional Tales: Level 6: Monkey's Magic Pipe

In this traditional South American tale, Monkey triumphs over the Monster, who thinks he is the best at everything. Clev... MoreOxford Reading Tree Traditional Tales: Level 6: Monkey's Magic Pipe

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1st November 1995

Lost Property

Alex is always losing things which frustrates his mother and perplexes his teacher. Readership level: 6 – 8.... MoreLost Property

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1st October 2004

Oxford Reading Tree

"Stage 5 More Stories C" - the latest 24pp titles at Stage 5 of "Oxford Reading Tree". These new and exciting stories ar... MoreOxford Reading Tree

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4th July 2005

Ghost Light in the Attic

When Tom and Bridget come to Bridgeford Hall at first they think it might be haunted. And they are terrified when they s... MoreGhost Light in the Attic

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4th November 1999

A Parcel Of Stories For Five Year Olds

Unwrap this parcel and find ten wonderful stories. There are plenty of animals including Miss Mouse who brilliantly outw... MoreA Parcel Of Stories For Five Year Olds

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1st February 2007

It's So Unfair!

Cat has been thrown out of the farmhouse in disgrace: the animals in the farmyard are sorry for him, and prepared to be ... MoreIt's So Unfair!

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13th September 1990

Rhyming Russell

Russell Fussell can't stop speaking in rhyme. His problem gets him into lots of trouble - and it's driving everyone mad!... MoreRhyming Russell

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31st October 2013

You Can't Bring That in Here!

There's something for everyone in this collection of funny short stories. It's packed full of talking pigs, UFOs, gorill... MoreYou Can't Bring That in Here!

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15th September 2013

Under Cover of Darkness

Thrilling WWII story. The Nazis have occupied France. Michel knows that there are Resistance fighters in his town and he... MoreUnder Cover of Darkness

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1st September 1990


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