WorldCat Identities

Long, Loren

Overview
Works: 141 works in 374 publications in 17 languages and 39,440 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Fiction  History  Christmas stories  Pictorial works  Poetry  High interest-low vocabulary books  Board books  Picture books  Sound effects books 
Roles: Illustrator, Author
Classifications: PZ7.L8555, [E]
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Loren Long
Of thee I sing : a letter to my daughters by Barack Obama( Book )
17 editions published between 2010 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 2,656 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"In this tender, beautiful letter to his daughters, President Barack Obama has written a moving tribute to thirteen groundbreaking Americans and the ideals that have shaped our nation. From the artistry of Georgia O'Keeffe, to the courage of Jackie Robinson, to the patriotism of George Washington, President Obama sees the traits of these heroes within his own children, and within all of America's children"--Book jacket
Otis by Loren Long( Book )
19 editions published between 2009 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 2,468 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
When a big new yellow tractor arrives, Otis the friendly little tractor is cast away behind the barn, but when trouble occurs Otis is the only one who can help
Mr. Peabody's Apples by Madonna( Book )
31 editions published between 2003 and 2006 in 11 languages and held by 1,976 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Tommy Tittlebottom sees Mr Peabody taking an apple from a fruit market, and is surprised that he doesn't pay. He then decides that Mr Peabody is a thief. Word spreads quickly around the town. It is then up to Mr Peabody to teach Tommy, the importance of truth and the power of words. Originally published: 2003
Otis and the tornado by Loren Long( Book )
4 editions published between 2011 and 2014 in English and held by 1,640 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
When a tornado threatens his farm, Otis the tractor must try to save the animals, including an unfriendly bull
Toy boat by Randall De Sève( Book )
17 editions published between 2007 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 1,604 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"A little boy had a toy boat. He made it from a can, a cork, a yellow pencil and some white cloth. This is that toy boat's story." -- Provided by publisher
The little engine that could by Watty Piper( Book )
14 editions published between 1976 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 1,569 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Although she is not very big, the Little Blue Engine agrees to try to pull a stranded train full of toys over the mountain
Truckery rhymes by Jon Scieszka( Book )
2 editions published between 2007 and 2009 in English and held by 1,316 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
For generations, Trucks have been sharing these beloved tales, rowdy rhymes, and honk-along songs. Finally these classics have been gathered into one big, noisy, high-octane collection! All the favorite truckery rhymes are here, from "Peter Peter Payload Eater" to "Little Dan Dumper", all the way to "Pop! Blows the Diesel."
Snow trucking! by Jon Scieszka( Book )
1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 1,259 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
On a snow day, all the trucks go out to play
Nightsong by Ari Berk( Book )
9 editions published between 2012 and 2014 in English and Japanese and held by 1,238 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Chiro, a young bat, is nervous about flying into the world for the first time without his mother, especially on a very dark night, but he soon learns to rely on his "song" to find his way and stay safe
Zoom! boom! bully by Jon Scieszka( Book )
2 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 1,222 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Big Rig loves to smash items delivered to a construction site, including barrels, crates, tires, and even his own birthday presents
Otis and the puppy by Loren Long( Book )
9 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in English and held by 1,202 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
When a puppy gets lost while playing hide and seek on the farm, Otis the friendly little tractor must face his fear of the darkness in order to help his new friend
I dream of trains by Angela Johnson( Book )
2 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 1,121 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The son of a sharecropper dreams of leaving Mississippi on a train with the legendary engineer Casey Jones
Wind flyers by Angela Johnson( Book )
3 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 1,115 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A boy's love of flight takes him on a journey from the dusty dirt roads of Alabama to the war-torn skies of Europe. Introduces young readers to the contributions of the Tuskegee Airmen in World War II
Trucksgiving by Jon Scieszka( Book )
3 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 1,103 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The trucks of Trucktown create their own annual day of giving thanks
My dog, my hero by Betsy Cromer Byars( Book )
3 editions published between 2000 and 2002 in English and held by 1,097 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A panel of three judges has to decide which dog out of eight finalists deserves to win the title of My Hero
Pete's party by Jon Scieszka( Book )
1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 1,071 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Trucktown trucks follow the road signs directing them to Pete's party
Dizzy Izzy by Jon Scieszka( Book )
5 editions published between 2010 and 2014 in English and held by 1,070 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Izzy the ice-cream truck is doing everything he can think of to make himself dizzy, but nothing seems to be working as well as he'd like. Among other attempts, Izzy goes through the car wash, gets covered in suds, and spins himself in circles. In all his efforts, he gets in a tizzy, feels whizzy and fizzy... but is Izzy ever dizzy? Young readers will love this tongue-twisting, rhyming text--and many of the words in the book can be found on road signs, making it easy and fun for kids to apply their knowledge!
Drummer boy by Loren Long( Book )
3 editions published between 2008 and 2012 in English and held by 1,059 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
After accidentally being thrown away, a beloved toy drummer boy goes on an adventure that eventually brings him back to a warm home, where he is placed near baby Jesus in a manger scene
Angela and the baby Jesus by Frank McCourt( Book )
9 editions published in 2007 in 3 languages and held by 1,012 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Six year-old Angela of Limerick, Ireland, worries for the Baby Jesus on the altar of St. Joseph's Church near School House Lane where she lives and on the damp, cold December nights the baby is sure to need her help
An Otis Christmas by Loren Long( Book )
2 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 1,009 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
On Christmas Eve at the farm, a horse faces complications while delivering her foal and Otis the tractor must race through snowy, treacherous woods to bring back Doc Baker before it is too late
 
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Alternative Names
Longs, Lorens
לאנג, לורן
לונג, לורן
ローレン・ロング
ロング, ローレン
Languages
English (112)
Spanish (11)
French (8)
Japanese (7)
Catalan (4)
Polish (4)
Chinese (2)
Portuguese (2)
Arabic (2)
Hebrew (2)
Vietnamese (1)
Romanian (1)
Serbian (1)
Mongolian (1)
Indonesian (1)
Korean (1)
Dutch (1)
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