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Brown, Margaret Wise 1910-1952

Overview
Works: 761 works in 3,350 publications in 13 languages and 145,053 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Juvenile works  Picture books  Stories in rhyme  Board books  Poetry  Children's audiobooks  Big books  Children's television programs  Television adaptations 
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 about Margaret Wise Brown
 
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Most widely held works by Margaret Wise Brown
Goodnight moon by Margaret Wise Brown( Book )
280 editions published between 1947 and 2017 in 9 languages and held by 13,471 libraries worldwide
Goodnight to each of the objects in the great green room: goodnight chairs, goodnight comb, goodnight air
The runaway bunny by Margaret Wise Brown( Book )
145 editions published between 1900 and 2017 in 5 languages and held by 7,202 libraries worldwide
A little rabbit tells his mother how he will run away; she assures him she will always be right behind him
Big red barn by Margaret Wise Brown( Book )
61 editions published between 1954 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 5,054 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 )
63 editions published between 1947 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 2,693 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 )
31 editions published between 1949 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 2,627 libraries worldwide
A little bunny delights in all the familiar things in his daily life
Two little trains by Margaret Wise Brown( Book )
23 editions published between 1949 and 2006 in 3 languages and held by 2,476 libraries worldwide
Two little trains, one streamline, the other old fashioned, puff, puff, puff, and chug, chug chug, on their way West
On Christmas Eve by Margaret Wise Brown( Book )
32 editions published between 1938 and 2000 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,260 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 )
39 editions published between 1943 and 1996 in 3 languages and held by 2,236 libraries worldwide
Animals, people, and things become quiet and sleep when night comes
The dead bird by Margaret Wise Brown( Book )
34 editions published between 1938 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 2,233 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 important book by Margaret Wise Brown( Book )
23 editions published between 1949 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 2,204 libraries worldwide
Relates what is important about glass, a spoon, a daisy, grass, rain, snow, an apple, wind, sky, a shoe and you
Home for a bunny by Margaret Wise Brown( Book )
48 editions published between 1956 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 2,135 libraries worldwide
A bunny searches the spring-time forest for a home of his own
A pussycat's Christmas by Margaret Wise Brown( Book )
32 editions published between 1949 and 2009 in 4 languages and held by 2,111 libraries worldwide
Pussycat knows Christmas is coming, plays in the snow, and watches the Christmas preparations
Nibble nibble by Margaret Wise Brown( Book )
21 editions published between 1959 and 2007 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,078 libraries worldwide
Twenty-five poems, about insects, fish, animals, birds, and the seasons
The little scarecrow boy by Margaret Wise Brown( Book )
19 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 )
20 editions published between 1954 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 1,912 libraries worldwide
A lonely little fir tree, standing by itself at the edge of the forest, has its life transformed when a father takes it home to serve as a living Christmas tree for his bedridden son
The fierce yellow pumpkin by Margaret Wise Brown( Book )
7 editions published between 2003 and 2006 in English and held by 1,691 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
Where have you been? by Margaret Wise Brown( Book )
23 editions published between 1952 and 2004 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,689 libraries worldwide
In rhyming verse, various animals tell where they have been
A child's good morning book by Margaret Wise Brown( Book )
15 editions published between 1952 and 2016 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,575 libraries worldwide
As the sun rises, birds, horses, rabbits, flowers, bugs, and finally children get up to start their day
Another important book by Margaret Wise Brown( Book )
9 editions published between 1999 and 2007 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,563 libraries worldwide
Illustrations and simple rhyming text describe how a child grows from ages one through six
Goodnight moon by Margaret Wise Brown( Sound Recording )
58 editions published between 1947 and 2009 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,358 libraries worldwide
Goodnight to each of the objects in the great green room: goodnight chairs, goodnight comb, goodnight air
 
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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.
Brown M.-W. 1910-1952
Brown, M. W. (Margaret Wise), 1910-1952
Brown, M. Wise
Brown M. Wise 1910-1952
Brown, Margaret 1910-1952
Brown, Margaret W. 1910-1952
Brown, Margaret Wise
Brown, Margaret Wise, 1910-1952
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
Hurd Edith Tracher.
MacDonald, Golden
Macdonald, Golden 1910-1952
Margaret Brown
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, M.
Wise Brown, Margaret
Wise-Brown, Margaret 1910-1952
Wise, Margaret Brown
Wise, Margaret Brown 1910-1952
בראון, מרגרט ויז
בראון, מרגרט ויז 1910־1952
ויז בראון, מרגרט
براون، مارجريت وايز 1910-1952
مارغريت براون
مارقارت شراب براون
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
Languages
English (877)
Spanish (45)
French (37)
Chinese (25)
Japanese (10)
Hebrew (7)
Italian (3)
Russian (2)
Korean (2)
Portuguese (1)
Hmong (1)
Afrikaans (1)
Thai (1)
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