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Brown, Margaret Wise 1910-1952

Overview
Works: 612 works in 2,619 publications in 17 languages and 135,787 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Juvenile works  Picture books  Board books  Poetry  Children's audiobooks  Television adaptations  Drama  Children's television programs  Animated television programs 
Subject Headings: Authors, American 
Roles: Author, Creator, Bibliographic antecedent, Originator
Classifications: PZ7.B8163, [E]
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Publications about Margaret Wise Brown
Publications by Margaret Wise Brown
Publications by Margaret Wise Brown, published posthumously.
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Most widely held works by Margaret Wise Brown
Goodnight moon by Margaret Wise Brown( Book )
241 editions published between 1947 and 2015 in 12 languages and held by 13,755 libraries worldwide
A little bunny bids goodnight to all the objects in his room before falling asleep
The runaway bunny by Margaret Wise Brown( Book )
135 editions published between 1900 and 2013 in 8 languages and held by 8,300 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 3 languages and held by 4,995 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 )
56 editions published between 1947 and 2015 in 5 languages and held by 2,812 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 )
28 editions published between 1949 and 2008 in 4 languages and held by 2,644 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 2009 in English and Chinese and held by 2,543 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 )
26 editions published between 1938 and 2000 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,298 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 2001 in 3 languages and held by 2,286 libraries worldwide
Animals, people, and things become quiet and sleep when night comes
Christmas in the barn by Margaret Wise Brown( Book )
21 editions published between 1952 and 2007 in English and held by 2,255 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 twentieth-century farm
A pussycat's Christmas by Margaret Wise Brown( Book )
30 editions published between 1949 and 2009 in 7 languages and held by 2,226 libraries worldwide
Pussycat knows Christmas is coming, plays in the snow, and watches the Christmas preparations
The important book by Margaret Wise Brown( Book )
15 editions published between 1949 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 2,135 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 )
50 editions published between 1956 and 2015 in 6 languages and held by 2,065 libraries worldwide
A bunny searches the spring-time forest for a home of his own
The little scarecrow boy by Margaret Wise Brown( Book )
18 editions published between 1998 and 2005 in English and held by 1,966 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 )
10 editions published between 1954 and 2005 in English and Afrikaans and held by 1,906 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 )
20 editions published between 1952 and 2004 in English and held by 1,741 libraries worldwide
In rhyming verse, various animals tell where they have been
The fierce yellow pumpkin by Margaret Wise Brown( Book )
2 editions published between 2003 and 2004 in English and held by 1,672 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 1,623 libraries worldwide
Illustrations and simple rhyming text describe how a child grows from ages one through six
Little fur family by Margaret Wise Brown( Book )
37 editions published between 1946 and 2008 in 5 languages and held by 1,603 libraries worldwide
The experiences of the little fur child as he investigates some other creatures of the wild wood
Bunny's noisy book by Margaret Wise Brown( Book )
10 editions published between 2000 and 2002 in 4 languages and held by 1,577 libraries worldwide
Little Bunny listens to noises all around him
Goodnight moon 123 : a counting book by Margaret Wise Brown( Book )
13 editions published between 2007 and 2013 in English and held by 1,459 libraries worldwide
A little bunny counts and bids goodnight to all the objects in his room before falling asleep
 
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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. 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 1910-1952
Macdonald, Golden 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
ブラウン, M. W
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 (725)
Spanish (51)
French (44)
Chinese (29)
Japanese (12)
Danish (9)
Swedish (7)
Dutch (7)
Hebrew (5)
Finnish (4)
Korean (3)
Italian (2)
Russian (2)
Portuguese (1)
German (1)
Afrikaans (1)
Thai (1)
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