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Krauss, Ruth

Overview
Works: 144 works in 660 publications in 15 languages and 31,505 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Juvenile works  Picture books  Poetry  Board books  Children's audiobooks  Stories in rhyme  Pictorial works  Big books 
Roles: Author
Classifications: PZ7.K875, E
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Publications about Ruth Krauss
Publications by Ruth Krauss
Publications by Ruth Krauss, published posthumously.
Most widely held works by Ruth Krauss
The carrot seed by Ruth Krauss( Book )
81 editions published between 1945 and 2014 in 7 languages and held by 5,528 libraries worldwide
Despite everyone's dire predictions, a little boy has faith in the carrot seed he plants
The happy day by Ruth Krauss( Book )
49 editions published between 1949 and 2015 in 6 languages and held by 2,815 libraries worldwide
In the middle of winter, different forest animals awake and run sniffing through the trees, to discover a single flower growing in the snow
Bears by Ruth Krauss( Book )
27 editions published between 1948 and 2015 in 6 languages and held by 2,316 libraries worldwide
A book of bears in funny places
A hole is to dig : a first book of first definitions by Ruth Krauss( Book )
39 editions published between 1952 and 1992 in 3 languages and held by 2,093 libraries worldwide
A book for young children that explains and illustrates simple and easily understood defintions such as a hole is to dig, hands are to hold, and arms are to hug
A very special house by Ruth Krauss( Book )
22 editions published between 1953 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 1,837 libraries worldwide
The very special house was an imaginary one where a child could do as he pleased
The growing story by Ruth Krauss( Book )
10 editions published between 1947 and 2007 in English and Czech and held by 1,782 libraries worldwide
A little boy worries throughout the summer that he's not getting bigger, but at the end of the season he tries on his winter clothes and realizes that he has grown
You're just what I need by Ruth Krauss( Book )
8 editions published between 1951 and 1999 in English and Hebrew and held by 1,001 libraries worldwide
As a child hides beneath a blanket, Mother playfully wonders if the hidden bundle could be anything she needs
The happy egg by Ruth Krauss( Book )
15 editions published between 1962 and 2016 in English and Japanese and held by 904 libraries worldwide
A bird hatches from its egg and learns to fly
Goodnight, goodnight, sleepyhead by Ruth Krauss( Book )
5 editions published between 2004 and 2007 in English and held by 875 libraries worldwide
In simple rhyming text, a child says goodnight to the things around her
I'll be you and you be me by Ruth Krauss( Book )
19 editions published between 1954 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 865 libraries worldwide
A series of little stories, plays and poems about friendship, elephants, lost horses, snow and other important things
Open house for butterflies by Ruth Krauss( Book )
15 editions published between 1960 and 2001 in English and German and held by 795 libraries worldwide
A book full of statements, some silly and some thoughtful, about good things to know and do
I can fly by Ruth Krauss( Book )
36 editions published between 1950 and 2012 in 5 languages and held by 777 libraries worldwide
A little girl at play can fly like a bird, moo like a cow, and squirm like a worm
And I love you by Ruth Krauss( Book )
2 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 760 libraries worldwide
Simple, rhythmic text follows a mother cat and her kitten as they discover the love of big forests for little trees, big skies for little skyscrapers, and parents for their children
Charlotte and the white horse by Ruth Krauss( Book )
20 editions published between 1955 and 2001 in English and Japanese and held by 650 libraries worldwide
Reveals the special bond in a girl's special friendship with a horse
The backward day by Ruth Krauss( Book )
8 editions published between 1950 and 2012 in English and Japanese and held by 634 libraries worldwide
Having decided that it is backward day, a boy dresses himself first in his coat, last in his socks, and continues in that way with the cooperation of his family
I want to paint my bathroom blue by Ruth Krauss( Book )
13 editions published between 1956 and 2001 in English and Japanese and held by 555 libraries worldwide
A child dreams of a rainbow house where all his friends can live
The carrot seed by Ruth Krauss( Sound Recording )
22 editions published between 1990 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 540 libraries worldwide
Despite everyone's dire predictions, a little boy has faith in the carrot seed he plants
Big and little by Ruth Krauss( Book )
2 editions published between 1987 and 1989 in English and held by 507 libraries worldwide
Brief text and illustrations describe some of the little things that big things love
Somebody else's nut tree and other tales from children by Ruth Krauss( Book )
10 editions published between 1958 and 1990 in English and held by 390 libraries worldwide
An illustrated collection of poems and brief tales on a variety of subjects
The growing story by Ruth Krauss( Book )
17 editions published between 1991 and 2014 in 6 languages and held by 349 libraries worldwide
A boy and a puppy and some little chicks are all very little. As the flowers and plants in the garden grow and the seasons change the little boy and the animals slowly begin to grow. Suggested level: junior
 
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Alternative Names
Krauss, Ruth Ida 1901-1993
Krauss, Ruth Ida 1911-1993
Leisk Ruth Krauss
Leisk, Ruth Krauss 1901-1993
Ruth Krauss Amerikaans schrijfster (1901-1993)
Ruth Krauss amerikanische Kinderbuchautorin
Ruth Krauss amerikansk författare
Ruth Krauss amerikansk skribent
קראוס, רות 1911-1993
크라우스, 루스 1901-1993
クラウス, R
クラウス, ルース
ル-ス クラウス 1901-1993
路斯.克劳斯
Languages
English (341)
Japanese (20)
Chinese (16)
Spanish (14)
French (12)
German (6)
Dutch (6)
Korean (3)
Hebrew (2)
Finnish (2)
Czech (2)
Portuguese (1)
Galician (1)
Hmong (1)
Swedish (1)
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