Gervase Phinn





Gervase Phinn


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in Rotherham, South Yorkshire, The United Kingdom
December 27, 1946

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Gervase Phinn (born 27 December 1946, Rotherham, South Yorkshire, England) is an English author and educator. After a career as a teacher he became a schools inspector and, latterly, Visiting Professor of Education at the University of Teesside. He has published five volumes of memoir, collections of poetry and a number of books about education. He has a particular interest in children's literature and literacy.
He is married with four grown-up children.

Average rating: 4.01 · 4,590 ratings · 498 reviews · 72 distinct works · Similar authors
The Other Side of the Dale

3.93 avg rating — 843 ratings — published 1998 — 8 editions
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Over Hill and Dale

4.10 avg rating — 473 ratings — published 1999 — 7 editions
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Head Over Heels in the Dales

4.05 avg rating — 412 ratings — published 2001 — 7 editions
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Up and Down in the Dales

4.07 avg rating — 395 ratings — published 2004 — 5 editions
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The Little Village School

3.97 avg rating — 336 ratings — published 2011 — 7 editions
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The Heart of the Dales

4.17 avg rating — 281 ratings — published 2007 — 6 editions
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A Wayne in a Manger

3.92 avg rating — 248 ratings — published 2005 — 6 editions
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Trouble at the Little Villa...

4.09 avg rating — 185 ratings — published 2012 — 5 editions
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All These Lonely People

3.69 avg rating — 138 ratings — published 2009 — 2 editions
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The School Inspector Calls

3.96 avg rating — 90 ratings — published 2005
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“Mmmm,' hummed Mum. 'What's it called?'
'Butch,' Dad told her.
'Butch!' Mum repeated. 'It doesn't sound like a small, docile, house-trained dog to me”
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