WorldCat Identities

Weisgard, Leonard 1916-2000

Overview
Works: 321 works in 1,015 publications in 9 languages and 60,439 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Poetry  Fiction  Fairy tales  Psychological fiction  Picture books  Stories in rhyme  History  Toy and movable books  Pop-up books 
Roles: Illustrator, Author, Other, Creator
Classifications: PS2429.M5, E
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Most widely held works by Leonard Weisgard
The little island by Golden MacDonald( Book )

46 editions published between 1946 and 2005 in 3 languages and held by 4,804 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Depicts the changes that occur on a small island as the seasons come and go, as day changes to night, and as a storm approaches
The courage of Sarah Noble by Alice Dalgliesh( Book )

39 editions published between 1954 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 4,512 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Remembering her mother's words, an eight-year-old girl finds courage to go alone with her father to build a new home in the wilderness and to stay with the Indians when her father must go back to bring the rest of the family
The golden egg book by Margaret Wise Brown( Book )

31 editions published between 1947 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 2,348 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A Bunny finds an egg with something moving inside of it, and when a baby duck pecks his way out of the egg, the two animals become friends
Another important book by Margaret Wise Brown( Book )

15 editions published between 1949 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 2,167 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The important thing about The important book is that you let your child tell you what is important about the sun and the moon and the wind ..."--Dust cover
Favorite poems : old and new by Helen Josephine Ferris( Book )

7 editions published between 1957 and 1969 in English and held by 2,163 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An extensive anthology of poetry selected to please the varied moods and interests of boys and girls
Country noisy book by Margaret Wise Brown( Book )

20 editions published between 1940 and 1998 in 3 languages and held by 1,974 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A little dog goes to the country and hears the sounds of donkeys, squirrels, turkeys, owls, crickets, pigs, and frogs
Hailstones and halibut bones : adventures in color by Mary Le Duc O'Neill( Book )

13 editions published between 1913 and 1984 in English and held by 1,775 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of poems featuring colors
Noisy book by Margaret Wise Brown( Book )

23 editions published between 1939 and 1995 in 4 languages and held by 1,664 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Story of a little dog named Muffin who hears all kinds of noises
Rain drop splash by Alvin Tresselt( Book )

21 editions published between 1946 and 2013 in English and Japanese and held by 1,651 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The rain came all day and made a puddle that grew to be a pond which spilled over into a lake that grew to be a river and finally joined the sea
A wreath of Christmas legends by Phyllis McGinley( Book )

6 editions published between 1967 and 1974 in English and held by 1,464 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fifteen poems celebrating the birth of Christ and the Christmas season
The summer noisy book by Margaret Wise Brown( Book )

14 editions published between 1950 and 1994 in 3 languages and held by 1,448 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A little dog goes for a ride and hears the clip-clop of a horse's hoffs, the ring of a cow bell, and many other sounds of the country in summertime
Red light, green light by Margaret Wise Brown( Book )

8 editions published between 1944 and 1994 in English and held by 1,378 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

All day and night the traffic signal blinks its messages of stop and go
The Plymouth Thanksgiving by Leonard Weisgard( Book )

6 editions published between 1967 and 1990 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,269 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Pilgrims' long and arduous voyage to the New World, their efforts to find a suitable harbor and place to settle, early encounters and peaceful coexistence with the Indians, and the abundant first year of farming and harvest thanksgiving are retold in a simple, researched text and accompanying illustrations
Nibble nibble by Margaret Wise Brown( Book )

11 editions published between 1959 and 1998 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,153 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Twenty-five poems, about insects, fish, animals, birds, and the seasons
The valentine cat by Clyde Robert Bulla( Book )

9 editions published between 1959 and 2013 in English and Japanese and held by 905 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The fortunes of a little black cat--with a heart-shaped spot on his forehead--lost in the woods, befriended by a poor artist, stolen by a mean chimney sweep, and finally reunited with his poor but happy friend
Pilgrim Thanksgiving by Wilma Pitchford Hays( Book )

4 editions published in 1955 in English and held by 904 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

About the first Thanksgiving and a little girl who was afraid of the Indians. Grades 3-5
Mystic river by Dennis Lehane( Book )

5 editions published between 1955 and 1983 in English and held by 876 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When hard times come to the forest, Calpurnia sets out with her dog to find a secret river that will always be full of fish
Favorite fairy tales told in Ireland by Virginia Haviland( Book )

8 editions published between 1961 and 1994 in English and Japanese and held by 826 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Contains Taper Tom, Land and the north wind, Boots, and the troll, among other stories. Grades 2-4
A book about God by Florence Mary Fitch( Book )

10 editions published between 1953 and 1980 in English and Japanese and held by 686 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

God's works are explained through such wonders of nature as the sun, rain, day, night, etc. A beautiful book acceptable to all faiths
The night before Christmas : poem by Clement Clarke Moore( Book )

16 editions published between 1949 and 2006 in English and held by 653 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents the familiar poem about a well-known Christmas Eve visitor
 
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Favorite poems : old and new
Alternative Names

controlled identityGreen, Adam, 1916-2000

Leonard Weisgard American writer

Leonard Weisgard Amerikaans schrijver (1916-2000)

Leonard Weisgard amerikansk författare

Leonard Weisgard amerikansk skribent

Waisugādo, Renādo 1916-2000

Weisgard, L. 1916-2000

Weisgard, Leonard Joseph 1916-2000

Weisgard, Leonhard 1916-2000

Wisgard, Leonard 1916-2000

וייסגרד, לאונרד 1916-2000

ויסגרד, לאונרד 1916-2000

ウェイスガード

レナ-ド・ワイスガ-ド

ワイズガード, レオナード

ワイスガード, レナード

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The courage of Sarah NobleThe golden egg bookAnother important bookFavorite poems : old and newHailstones and halibut bones : adventures in colorNoisy bookRed light, green lightNibble nibbleThe valentine cat