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Bodecker, N. M.

Overview
Works: 75 works in 355 publications in 9 languages and 20,252 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Juvenile works  Poetry  Fantasy fiction  Pictorial works  Biography 
Roles: Author, Illustrator, Other
Classifications: PZ7.E115, [FIC]
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Publications about N. M Bodecker
Publications by N. M Bodecker
Publications by N. M Bodecker, published posthumously.
Most widely held works by N. M Bodecker
Half magic by Edward Eager( Book )
35 editions published between 1954 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 2,745 libraries worldwide
Faced with a dull summer in the city, Jane, Mark, Katharine, and Martha suddenly find themselves involved in a series of extraordinary adventures after Jane discovers an ordinary-looking coin that seems to grant wishes. Edward Eager's hilarious and heartwarming Half Magic has been working wizardry on young readers for fifty years. To celebrate the golden anniversary of this enduringly popular story, a deluxe edition of the book has been created. It features the original jacket, a ribbon marker, two-color printing, and a new introduction by Jack Gantos, the award-winning author of Joey Pigza Swallowed the Key
Magic by the lake by Edward Eager( Book )
13 editions published between 1957 and 2001 in English and held by 1,807 libraries worldwide
On a vacation, four children find themselves with an entire lake full of magic, which they must tame and learn how to handle in order to find the treasure that waits for them
Hurry, hurry, Mary dear! by N. M Bodecker( Book )
30 editions published between 1976 and 2004 in 5 languages and held by 1,785 libraries worldwide
A woman frantically rushes to prepare for the fast-approaching winter while her husband sits idly by
Seven-day magic by Edward Eager( Book )
20 editions published between 1962 and 1999 in English and held by 1,741 libraries worldwide
Five children find that an old library book can record everything they've said or done and that they can wish themselves into all kinds of adventures
The time garden by Edward Eager( Book )
15 editions published between 1958 and 2001 in English and held by 1,357 libraries worldwide
While spending the summer in a house by the sea, four cousins, Roger, Ann, Eliza, and Jack, discover a bank of wild thyme whose magic propels them on a series of adventures back and forth through time
Knight's castle by Edward Eager( Book )
19 editions published between 1956 and 2001 in English and held by 1,323 libraries worldwide
Four cousins, Roger, Ann, Eliza, and Jack, have an extraordinary summer when, after an old toy soldier comes to life, they find themselves transported back to the days of Robin Hood and Ivanhoe
Magic or not? by Edward Eager( Book )
16 editions published between 1959 and 2001 in English and held by 951 libraries worldwide
When the family moves to Connecticut, twins James and Laura make new friends and begin a series of unusual adventures after discovering an old well that seems to be magic in their backyard
It's raining, said John Twaining; Danish nursery rhymes by N. M Bodecker( Book )
17 editions published between 1973 and 1975 in 3 languages and held by 860 libraries worldwide
Nursery rhymes from Denmark including "Three little guinea pigs went to see the king" and "Squire McGuire, how much is your lyre?"
The well-wishers by Edward Eager( Book )
12 editions published between 1960 and 2001 in English and held by 823 libraries worldwide
James, Laura, and Deborah along with their friends Kip, Lydia, and Gordy relate their experiences when the unpredictable old wishing well in the backyard continues to involve them in a variety of magical adventures
Let's marry said the cherry, and other nonsense poems by N. M Bodecker( Book )
9 editions published between 1974 and 1977 in English and held by 707 libraries worldwide
A collection of humorous poems involving word play and absurd animals and people
Snowman sniffles and other verse by N. M Bodecker( Book )
9 editions published between 1983 and 1990 in English and held by 689 libraries worldwide
A collection of light and humorous poems
The mushroom center disaster by N. M Bodecker( Book )
11 editions published between 1974 and 2005 in English and held by 554 libraries worldwide
When disaster strikes in Beetle's new community, he masterminds a plan to turn bad fortune into progress
Self-portrait, Erik Blegvad by Erik Blegvad( Book )
1 edition published in 1979 in English and held by 490 libraries worldwide
A well-known illustrator discourses on himself, his life, and his work
Carrot holes and frisbee trees by N. M Bodecker( Book )
6 editions published between 1983 and 1985 in English and Undetermined and held by 460 libraries worldwide
A gardener and his wife, who want only to grow an ordinary garden and lead simple lives, find their carrots growing larger each year, complicating their lives enormously
Quimble Wood by N. M Bodecker( Book )
5 editions published between 1981 and 2005 in English and held by 432 libraries worldwide
Four quimbles, each no bigger than a little finger, fall out of a car in a forest where they must learn to fend for themselves quickly since winter is not far off
Miss Jaster's garden by N. M Bodecker( Book )
17 editions published between 1971 and 2001 in 4 languages and held by 410 libraries worldwide
After getting caught in Miss Jaster's spring planting, the hedgehog discovers he has become a four-legged, walking flower garden
Water pennies and other poems by N. M Bodecker( Book )
4 editions published between 1990 and 1991 in English and held by 371 libraries worldwide
A collection of poems featuring such small creatures as the pollywog, snail, moth, and earthworm
A person from Britain whose head was the shape of a mitten and other limericks by N. M Bodecker( Book )
3 editions published in 1980 in English and held by 357 libraries worldwide
Absurd limericks by the well-known Danish American author and illustrator
A little at a time by David A Adler( Book )
3 editions published between 1976 and 1991 in English and Dutch and held by 331 libraries worldwide
Things grow and change a little at a time, as a grandfather explains to his grandson
Pigeon cubes and other verse by N. M Bodecker( Book )
3 editions published in 1982 in English and held by 297 libraries worldwide
A collection of light verse by the well-known Danish-American author and illustrator
 
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Alternative Names
Bodecker, N. M. 1922-1988
Bodecker, Niels Mogens 1922-1988
ボーデッガー, N. M
Languages
English (222)
Swedish (9)
Dutch (5)
German (3)
Danish (3)
Spanish (3)
Italian (2)
Catalan (2)
Portuguese (1)
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