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Brown, Margaret Wise 1910-1952

Overview
Works: 691 works in 2,844 publications in 13 languages and 139,646 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Juvenile works  Picture books  Board books  Poetry  Stories in rhyme  Children's audiobooks  Big books  Musical settings  Pictorial works 
Subject Headings: Authors, American 
Roles: Author, Creator, Bibliographic antecedent, Originator
Classifications: PZ7.B8163, E
Publication Timeline
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Publications about Margaret Wise Brown
Publications by Margaret Wise Brown
Publications by Margaret Wise Brown, published posthumously.
Most widely held works by Margaret Wise Brown
Goodnight moon by Margaret Wise Brown( Book )
238 editions published between 1947 and 2016 in 9 languages and held by 13,077 libraries worldwide
Goodnight to each of the objects in the great green room: the chairs, a comb, and the air
The runaway bunny by Margaret Wise Brown( Book )
146 editions published between 1900 and 2016 in 11 languages and held by 8,317 libraries worldwide
A little rabbit who wants to run away tells his mother how he will escape, but she is always right behind him; even if he changes into a fish, she will become a fisherman fishing with a carrot
Big red barn by Margaret Wise Brown( Book )
50 editions published between 1954 and 2011 in English and Spanish and held by 5,035 libraries worldwide
Rhymed text and illustrations introduce the many different animals that live in the big red barn
The golden egg book by Margaret Wise Brown( Book )
59 editions published between 1947 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 2,716 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
My world by Margaret Wise Brown( Book )
26 editions published between 1949 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 2,636 libraries worldwide
A little bunny delights in all the familiar things in his daily life
Christmas in the barn by Margaret Wise Brown( Book )
25 editions published between 1952 and 2016 in English and Japanese and held by 2,594 libraries worldwide
Lyrical text relates the birth of a child in a barn among the animals, with illustrations which depict the barn and people of a present-day farm
Two little trains by Margaret Wise Brown( Book )
22 editions published between 1949 and 2006 in English and Korean and held by 2,516 libraries worldwide
Two little trains, one streamlined, the other old-fashioned, puff, puff, puff, and chug, chug, chug, on their way West
On Christmas Eve by Margaret Wise Brown( Book )
27 editions published between 1938 and 2000 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,273 libraries worldwide
Overview: In the big, quiet house where parents are sleeping, the children wait and listen, thinking of reindeer and angels and stars. Then, with no sound but there own thumping hearts, the children creep downstairs to see the glorious tree and to make a Christmas wish. Margaret Wise Brown's magical story captures all the wonder and mystery of a child's Christmas Eve. Nancy Edwards Calder's exquisite paintings highlight all the details that make this night so special. Unable to sleep on Christmas Eve, four children creep downstairs to see the tree, their stockings, their wrapped gifts, and to hear the singing of the carolers
A child's good night book by Margaret Wise Brown( Book )
35 editions published between 1943 and 1996 in English and Japanese and held by 2,267 libraries worldwide
Animals, people, and things become quiet and sleep when night comes
The important book by Margaret Wise Brown( Book )
17 editions published between 1949 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 2,185 libraries worldwide
Relates what is important about glass, a spoon, a daisy, grass, rain, snow, an apple, wind, sky, a shoe and you
A pussycat's Christmas by Margaret Wise Brown( Book )
29 editions published between 1949 and 2009 in 4 languages and held by 2,164 libraries worldwide
Pussycat knows Christmas is coming, plays in the snow, and watches the Christmas preparations
Home for a bunny by Margaret Wise Brown( Book )
41 editions published between 1956 and 2016 in English and Spanish and held by 2,112 libraries worldwide
A bunny searches the spring-time forest for a home of his own
Nibble nibble by Margaret Wise Brown( Book )
19 editions published between 1959 and 2007 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,105 libraries worldwide
Twenty-five poems, about insects, fish, animals, birds, and the seasons
The dead bird by Margaret Wise Brown( Book )
29 editions published between 1938 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 1,981 libraries worldwide
When they find a dead bird, a group of children bury it in the woods, sing a song to it, and put flowers on the grave
The little scarecrow boy by Margaret Wise Brown( Book )
18 editions published between 1998 and 2005 in English and held by 1,964 libraries worldwide
Early one morning, a little scarecrow whose father warns him that he is not fierce enough to frighten a crow goes out into the cornfield alone
The little fir tree by Margaret Wise Brown( Book )
14 editions published between 1954 and 2009 in English and Japanese and held by 1,910 libraries worldwide
A poem telling of the birth of a child in a barn among the animals, with illustrations which depict the barn and people of a twentieth-century farm
Where have you been? by Margaret Wise Brown( Book )
22 editions published between 1952 and 2004 in English and Japanese and held by 1,729 libraries worldwide
In rhyming verse, various animals tell where they have been
The fierce yellow pumpkin by Margaret Wise Brown( Book )
3 editions published between 2003 and 2006 in English and held by 1,687 libraries worldwide
A little pumpkin dreams of the day when he will be a big, fierce, yellow pumpkin who frightens away the field mice as the scarecrow does
Another important book by Margaret Wise Brown( Book )
8 editions published between 1999 and 2007 in English and held by 1,595 libraries worldwide
Illustrations and simple rhyming text describe how a child grows from ages one through six
Bunny's noisy book by Margaret Wise Brown( Book )
10 editions published between 2000 and 2002 in 4 languages and held by 1,569 libraries worldwide
Little Bunny listens to noises all around him
 
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WorldCat IdentitiesRelated Identities
Alternative Names

controlled identity Hay, Timothy, 1910-1952

controlled identity MacDonald, Golden, 1910-1952

controlled identity Sage, Juniper

Braʼun, Margareṭ Vaiz 1910-1952
Brown M.-W. 1910-1952
Brown, M. W. (Margaret Wise), 1910-1952
Brown M. Wise 1910-1952
Brown, Margaret 1910-1952
Brown, Margaret W. 1910-1952
Brown, Margaret Wise
Brown, Marguerite 1910-1952
Brun, Marguerite
Brun Marguerite 1910-1952
Buraun, M. W. 1910-1952
Buraun, Māgaretto Waizu 1910-1952
Buraun, Mārgaretto Waizu 1910-1952
Hay, Timothy
Hay Timothy 1910-1952
MacDonald, Golden
Macdonald, Golden 1910-1952
Margaret Wise Brown Amerikaans schrijfster (1910-1952)
Margaret Wise Brown amerikansk författare
Margaret Wise Brown amerikansk skribent
Pu-lang, Ma-ko-li-tʻe Huai-tzu 1910-1952
Sage Juniper
Sage, Juniper 1910-1952
Wise Brown, Margaret
Wise-Brown, Margaret 1910-1952
Wise, Margaret Brown 1910-1952
בראון, מרגרט ויז
בראון, מרגרט ויז 1910־1952
ויז בראון, מרגרט
براون، مارجريت وايز 1910-1952
브라운, 마가렛 와이즈 1910-1952
브라운, 마거릿 와이즈 1910-1952
ブラウン, M. W
ブラウン, マ-ガレット ワイズ 1910-1952
ブラウン, マーガレット・W
ブラウン, マーガレット・ワイズ
マーガレット・ワイズ・ブラウン
瑪格莉特·懷絲·布朗
瑪格莉特·懷絲布朗
玛格莉特·怀丝布朗
Languages
English (746)
Spanish (55)
French (49)
Chinese (26)
Japanese (22)
Hebrew (6)
Korean (5)
Italian (3)
Danish (2)
Russian (2)
Portuguese (1)
Hmong (1)
Thai (1)
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