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Gagne, Paul R. 1956-

Overview
Works: 246 works in 377 publications in 2 languages and 33,842 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Drama  Fiction  Children's films  Film adaptations  Motion pictures  Animated films  Fairy tales  Folklore  History 
Roles: Producer, Director, Film editor, Author, Editor, pdr
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4375
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Paul R Gagne
Chrysanthemum --and more Kevin Henkes stories by Kevin Henkes( Visual )

7 editions published between 1998 and 2011 in English and Chinese and held by 898 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Chrysanthemum. Story by Kevin Henkes. A little mouse thinks her name is perfect until she starts school and the kids make fun of her. (15 minutes)
There was an old lady who swallowed a fly --and more stories that sing( Visual )

2 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 859 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

There was an old lady who swallowed a fly: And no one knows why. What else can this old lady fit in her stomach?
Miss Nelson has a field day ... and Miss Nelson is back( Visual )

4 editions published between 1999 and 2003 in English and held by 852 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The football team just can't win a game. The whole town is down in the dumps - that is until the notorious Viola Swamp whips the team into shape. Miss Nelson has to have her tonsils removed and while she is away her students are up to no good. They have managed to fool the principal, but not Viola Swamp. Now the kids can't wait for Miss Nelson to return
Harold and the purple crayon and more great stories to spark the imagination by Crockett Johnson( Visual )

3 editions published between 2002 and 2008 in English and held by 829 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Harold and the purple crayon: Harold wants to take a walk in the moonlight so he draws a moon with his purple crayon. Now he is on a fantastic voyage! A picture for Harold's room: Harold draws a picture for his room. Soon he is bigger than a mountain. Next he is smaller than a bird. How will ge ever get home? Harold's fairy tale: With his purple crayon, Harold takes a trip through an enchanted garden where he meets a king, an invisible giant witch, and a magical fairy. The swineherd: An honorable prince disguises himself to get close to a spoiled princess. Time of wonder: Beautiful watercolors and poetic text highlight the sights and sounds of nature on an island in Maine. The foolish frog: A farmer sees a bullfrog fall in the water and finds inspiration to write a song that gets the whole town singing and dancing. Drummer Hoff: The classic tale of soldiers building a magnificent cannon is told through rhyme, rhythm and stunning illustrations
Is your mama a llama? --and more stories about growing up by Deborah Guarino( Visual )

6 editions published between 2003 and 2011 in English and Chinese and held by 820 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Is your mama a llama? Lloyd the llama asks all kinds of baby animals his question. Will he ever get the answer he longs to hear? Leo the late bloomer: What's the matter with Leo? He can't read, write or speak like the other baby animals can. Will Leo ever bloom? Elizabeti's doll: When her new baby brother arrives, Elizabeti wants a baby of her own. She finds a rock that will make a perfect baby! Is she ready to care for her own child? Goose: A baby goose grows up in a loving family of woodchucks, but she still feels lonely and different, until she finds her wings!
Harry, the dirty dog --and more terrific tails by Barr Films( Visual )

1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 811 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Harry the dirty dog: Harry runs away before bath time. When he returns home covered in mud, his family doesn't recognize him. Officer Buckle and Gloria: When Officer Buckle tries to share his safety tips, nobody listens - until he's partnered with a police dog named Gloria. Angus and the ducks: A curious Scotch terrier decides to investigate the strange noise coming from the other side of the hedge (Live action)
Pete's a pizza and more William Steig stories( Visual )

6 editions published between 2000 and 2003 in English and held by 799 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Compilation of three video adaptations of Steig's picture books. Pete's a pizza: When Pete is in a bad mood, his parents cheer him up by making a pizza out of Pete. Doctor De Soto: Everyone's favorite mouse dentist helps a fox with a sore tooth who has plans for a the dentist after the visit. The Amazing Bone: Pearl, a piglet, befriends a talking bone she finds in the woods
Don't let the pigeon drive the bus! --and more stories by Mo Willems( Visual )

1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 798 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Leonardo, the terrible monster: Leonardo is a terrible monster--he can't seem to frighten anyone! He comes up with a plan to find the perfect little boy and scare the tuna salad out of him. Will he succeed?
Corduroy --and more stories about friendship( Visual )

1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 778 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Corduroy: Corduroy tries to find his lost button, so that someone will finally take him home from the department store. Yo! Yes?: Two boys become friends and they no longer have to play alone. Here comes the cat!: A village of mice is about to be visited by a cat
Strega Nona --and more Caldecott Award-winning folk tales( Visual )

2 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 760 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Strega Nona. 'Never go near my magic cooking pot', warns old witch Strega Nona. But does Big Anthony listen? No! Joseph had a little overcoat. Joseph loves his little overcoat, but it's getting old and worn. What can he do with it now? Stone soup. When three soldiers come to town, all the townsfolk hide their food. If the soldiers can't find any food, what will they eat? Stone soup, of course!"--Container
Knuffle bunny --and more great childhood adventure stories!( Visual )

2 editions published between 2007 and 2009 in English and held by 759 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Trixie, Daddy, and "Knuffle Bunny" take a trip to the neighborhood Laundromat. But the exciting adventure takes a dramatic turn when Trixie realizes somebunny was left behind. Alone or with her friend Opal, "Shrinking Violet" is a master mimic with razor-sharp wit, but real-time taunting by class bully Irwin unnerves her. Until the class play gives Violet a chance to turn the tables--while saving the day. Hush used to think that the "Possum Magic" used by Grandma Poss to make her invisible was fun - until, one day, she wants to know what she looks like. Together they must find a way to make Hush's wish come true. "Planting a rainbow" captures the anticipation and eventual pleasure of a garden full of flowers. Irene's mother, dressmaker Mrs. Bobbin, is not feeling well. She has finished the beautiful ball gown for the duchess to wear that very evening, but it is "Brave Irene" who volunteers to deliver it, in spite of the fierce snowstorm that is brewing. As Pa is taking Jim to school for the first time, Jim asks, "Will I have a friend?" "I think you will," said Pa. But kindergarten is scary, and Jim is sure that he'll never find a friend, until naptime, when he discovers someone who feels the way he does
Diary of a worm --and 4 more great animal tales( Visual )

2 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 721 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The "Diary of a Worm" reveals how a young worm discovers, day by day, that there are some very good and some not so good things about being a worm in this great big world. "Anatole" is a very content, happy, sophisticated French mouse - until he hears how much humans dislike mice. The humans change their tune after Anatole becomes the cheese taster and cheese rater for the Duval Cheese Factory. A boy may be a mischievous rogue, but he still knows that "Frog Goes to Dinner" only at home. Frog, however, has a habit of escaping his notice, and sneaks along. A little girl wanders through the house, crying, "I Lost My Bear!" She asks her mother, father, and older sister for help, to no avail. At the end of a long day, she finally spots him, in the most unlikely spot!
How do dinosaurs say good night? --and more stories that rhyme( Visual )

4 editions published between 2002 and 2004 in English and held by 710 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

How do dinosaurs say good night?: Even dinosaurs make a fuss before bedtime. Can parents ever get them into bed? In the small, small pond: Frogs leap, tadpoles wriggle, geese waddle and minnows scatter. You'll enjoy watching this pond come to life in the spring. Zin! Zin! Zin! A violin: A lone trombone playing solo is joined by a trumpet to make a duet, until a French horn make it a trio. One by one instruments gather together for a joyous musical performance. All the colors of the Earth: Celebrate the colors of children and the colors of love in this beautiful lyrical story
Martin's big words the life of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. --and more stories from the African-American tradition( Visual )

5 editions published between 2001 and 2005 in English and held by 653 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Martin's big words: Using quotes from some of his beloved speeches, Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. comes to life in this profound and important biography about beliefs and dreams and following one's heart. John Henry: Based on the famous African-American folk ballad, this story tells of the legendary contest between a spirited man with a hammer and a steam drill to build a tunnel through the Allegheny Mountains of West Virginia. Seven candles for Kwanzaa: This unique African-American holiday commemorates the strength of family ties, respect for ancestors, commitment to the growth of community and gratitude for life's bounties
The wheels on the bus --and more sing along favorites( Visual )

2 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 613 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The wheels on the bus: The classic children's ditty comes to live with Paul Zelinky's art and lively musical score by the Bacon Brothers. Dem bones: a skeleton band sings this well-known song based on the African-American spiritual. Over the meadow: A version of an old counting song for children is filled with the beauty and wonder of meadow life. I know an old lady who swallowed a fly: Sung by the legendary Burl Ives, this old lady ends up swallowing much more than just the fly
Red Riding Hood --and more James Marshall fairy tale favorites( Visual )

6 editions published between 1992 and 2003 in English and held by 604 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Animated presentation of 3 fairy tales retold by James Marshall
Bear snores on --and more stories to celebrate the seasons( Visual )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 597 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bear snores on: All winter long, Bear sleeps in his cozy lair. Surprise guests stop by to warm up, brew tea, and make pop corn, all while Bear snores on. Waiting for wings: Butterflies bloom as delicately as flowers. A story of beginnings, middles and ends - eggs, caterpillars and then butterflies. Come on, rain!: Tess knows that the only good thing that can fix the endless summer heat, is a good soaking rainstorm. When it finally comes, there is shouting and dancing as everything comes to life
Sylvester and the magic pebble --and more magical tales( Visual )

2 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 549 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In "Sylvester and the magic pebble, " a small donkey finds a wishing stone. In "Possum magic, " Garndma Poss needs a certain food for a magical mix that will make Hush visible again. In "Princess Furball, " a cruel king intends to marry his duaghter to an ogre in exchange for wagons full of silver
Tikki Tikki Tembo -- and more favorite tales( Visual )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 546 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tikki Tikki Tembo: What's in a name? A great deal according to the Chinese of long ago who honored their first son with the grand, long name Tikki Tikki Tembo. But such names can be very dangerous. Hot Hippo: Hippo was hot. He longed to live in the water like the fishes instead of on dry land. But will Ngai, the god of Everything and Everywhere give Hippo permission to do so? The Tender Tale Of Cinderella Penguin: Ciinderella Penguin loses her magic flipper as she runs to meet her midnight deadling, but all ends well when Prince Charming finds the right webbed foot
The night before Christmas( Visual )

2 editions published between 2001 and 2002 in English and held by 543 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The night before Christmas: Clement C. Moore's classic poem about a visit from St. Nicholas. Max's Christmas: Max is told he can't stay up to see Santa, but he sneaks downstairs anyway. Will Santa still come if Max is awake? Morris's disappearing bag: Morris thinks his brother and sister have better Christmas presents, but then he finds something very special in the last box under the tree. Owl moon: A young girl and her father take a magical night-time walk through the snowy woods in search of the great horned owl
 
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