SHERRY, Sylvia. British. Genres: Novels, Children's fiction. Career: Primary sch. teacher, 1949-51; Teacher, Church High School, 1951-53; Lecturer, Kenton Lodge College of Ed cation, Newcastle upon Tyne, 1953- 61. Publications: Street of the Small Night Market, 1966; Frog in a Coconut Shell, 1967; A Pair of Jesus Boots, 1969; The Loss of the Night Wind, 1970; Snake in the Old Hut, 1972; Dark River, Dark Mountain, 1974; Mat, The Little Monkey, 1977; Girl in a Blue Shawl (for adults), 1978; South of Red River (for adults), 1981; A Pair of Desert-Wellies (for children), 1985; Rocky and the Ratman, 1988; Elephants Have Right of Way, 1996. Address: c/o Jonathan Clowes Ltd, 10 Iron Bridge House, 10 Bridge App., London NW1 8BD, England.