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Miller-Brody Productions

Overview
Works: 526 works in 935 publications in 2 languages and 6,974 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Juvenile works  Children's films  Children's television programs  Television mini-series  Made-for-TV movies  Fantasy fiction  Television adaptations  Fiction  Film adaptations 
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4572
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Most widely held works by Miller-Brody Productions
The Polar express by Chris Van Allsburg( Visual )

4 editions published between 1988 and 2000 in English and held by 215 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A magical train ride on Christmas Eve takes a boy to the North Pole to receive a special gift from Santa Claus
Beverly Cleary( Visual )

5 editions published between 1979 and 1980 in English and held by 115 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An account of how the author's life is related to her books
Julie of the wolves( Visual )

5 editions published between 1974 and 1985 in English and held by 97 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

While running away from home and an unwanted marriage, a thirteen-year-old Eskimo girl becomes lost on the North Slope of Alaska and is befriended by a wolf pack
Sarah plain and tall by Patricia MacLachlan( Visual )

2 editions published in 1988 in English and held by 95 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"In the year 1910, New Englander Sarah Wheaton answers an ad for a mail-order bride placed by Kansas farmer Jacob Witting, a widower rearing two children. She begins a 30 day trial period as their guest and enthusiastically assumes all motherly responsibilities. As the days pass, this lonely, motherless family gradually opens their hearts to Sarah and slowly comes to terms with their painful past. Their lives again become spontaneous and magical. Love and respect replace fear and distrust as they join together as a family"--Container
Arnold Lobel( Visual )

5 editions published between 1978 and 1991 in English and held by 93 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents a visit to the Brooklyn home of author and artist Arnold Lobel, showing his needlework, drawing techniques, and a look at the work of his wife, Anita
Who's Dr. Seuss? : meet Ted Geisel( Visual )

2 editions published between 1981 and 1991 in English and held by 88 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Looks at Ted Geisel, better known as Dr. Seuss, and the characters who people his children's books. Traces his career and includes excerpts of an interview with the author-illustrator. A video adaptation of the filmstrip, shot on location in 1980
Cynthia Rylant( Visual )

4 editions published in 1990 in English and held by 78 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In an interview from her home in Kent, Ohio, noted children's book author Cynthia Rylant recalls her childhood experiences and describes how they have become the subjects of her novels and picture books
King Bidgood's in the bathtub by Audrey Wood( Visual )

4 editions published in 1988 in English and held by 74 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tells the story of a fun-loving king who refuses to get out of his bathtub to rule his kingdom
Arthur's Thanksgiving( Visual )

1 edition published in 1983 in English and held by 71 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presentes a story about a doglike character named Arthur, who finds his role as director of the Thanksgiving play a difficult one, especially since no one will agree to play the turkey
Jumanji by Chris Van Allsburg( Visual )

3 editions published between 1985 and 1988 in English and held by 71 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Left on their own for an afternoon, two bored and restless children find more excitement than they bargained for in a mysterious and mystical jungle adventure board game
Betsy Byars by Betsy Cromer Byars( Visual )

6 editions published between 1978 and 1991 in English and held by 68 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Examines the life and work of children's author Betsy Byars. Visits with her at her West Virginia home where she discusses the sources of her story ideas and explains why she writes primarily in winter. Includes cassette version of one of her books, The summer of the swans
Laura Ingalls Wilder( Visual )

4 editions published between 1980 and 1981 in English and held by 66 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Recounts the Ingalls family's pioneer life and tells how, at the age of sixty, Laura Ingalls Wilder reflected on her childhood and began writing the Little House books
Beatrix Potter had a pet named Peter( Visual )

4 editions published between 1984 and 1985 in English and held by 65 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A biographical portrait of author Beatrix Potter. Illustrations from her numerous small books are interwoven with facts about the writer's childhood, her study and drawing of wildlife and pets, her creation of picture letters and eventual publication of stories for children, and her escape to the English countryside
Saint George and the dragon by Master E S( Visual )

4 editions published between 1985 and 1991 in English and Spanish and held by 65 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Retells the story in which George slays the dreadful dragon that has been terrorizing the countryside for years and brings peace and joy to the land
A chair for my mother by Vera B Williams( Visual )

5 editions published between 1982 and 1991 in English and Spanish and held by 64 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Una niña narra la historia de cómo ella, su madre y su abuelita pierden todas sus pertenencias en un incendio en su casa. [A young girl tells the story of how she, her mother and grandmother lose all their belongings when there's a fire in their home
A wrinkle in time by Madeleine L'Engle( Visual )

3 editions published between 1972 and 1974 in English and held by 60 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Science fiction fantasy about the disappearance of an atomic physicist on a secret inter-planetary journey, and the adventures his children experience while searching for him
The sign of the beaver( Visual )

2 editions published in 1988 in English and held by 60 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Left alone to guard the family's wilderness home in eighteenth-century Maine, a boy is hard-pressed to survive until local Indians teach him their skills
Rumpelstiltskin by Paul Galdone( Visual )

7 editions published between 1986 and 1991 in English and Spanish and held by 58 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tells the story of a strange little man who helps a miller's daughter spin straw into gold for a king on the condition that she will give him her first-born child
Where the buffaloes begin( Visual )

3 editions published between 1982 and 1986 in English and held by 56 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tells the story of a fictional character named Little Wolf, whose explorations take him to a legendary herd of buffalo rising from the lake. The story climaxes with Little Wolf leading the buffalo on an attack
Arthur celebrates the holidays( Visual )

2 editions published in 1985 in English and held by 56 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents five stories based on the books by Marc Brown. Cartoonlike characters experience various seasonal festivities
 
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