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Juster, Norton 1929-

Overview
Works: 60 works in 334 publications in 13 languages and 22,375 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Fiction  Fantasy fiction  Humor  History  Terms and phrases  Children's films  Drama  Fantasy films  Caricatures and cartoons 
Roles: Author, Other, Conceptor
Classifications: PZ7.J98, E
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The phantom tollbooth by Norton Juster( Book )
125 editions published between 1961 and 2015 in 11 languages and held by 7,018 libraries worldwide
A journey through a land where Milo learns the importance of words and numbers provide a cure for his boredom
The hello, goodbye window by Norton Juster( Book )
26 editions published between 2005 and 2013 in 6 languages and held by 4,483 libraries worldwide
Looking through the kitchen window, a little girl and her doting grandparents watch stars, play games, and, most importantly, say hello and goodbye
The phantom tollbooth by Norton Juster( Sound Recording )
23 editions published between 1982 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 1,320 libraries worldwide
A journey through a land where Milo learns the importance of words and numbers and provides a cure for his boredom
Neville by Norton Juster( Book )
6 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 1,271 libraries worldwide
When a boy and his family move to a new house, he devises an ingenious way to meet people in the neighborhood
The odious ogre by Norton Juster( Book )
3 editions published between 2010 and 2012 in English and French and held by 1,172 libraries worldwide
An ogre terrorizes villages until he meets a friendly villager
Sourpuss and Sweetie Pie by Norton Juster( Book )
3 editions published between 2008 and 2011 in English and held by 1,091 libraries worldwide
A little girl spends time with her Poppy and Nana and answers to two very different nicknames
The dot and the line; a romance in lower mathematics by Norton Juster( Book )
22 editions published between 1963 and 2012 in English and Chinese and held by 846 libraries worldwide
A line falls in love with a dot who only has eyes for a foolish squiggle. The line, however, has no trouble showing his superiority. Explores two plane geometric relationships
As : a surfeit of similes by Norton Juster( Book )
2 editions published in 1989 in English and held by 833 libraries worldwide
Defines the mode of comparison known as simile and provides many examples in rhyming text
So sweet to labor : rural women in America, 1865-1895 by Norton Juster( Book )
5 editions published between 1978 and 1979 in English and held by 786 libraries worldwide
Otter nonsense by Norton Juster( Book )
8 editions published between 1982 and 1995 in English and Undetermined and held by 578 libraries worldwide
A collection of puns based on animals, including "Fowl ball," "Crocoduel," and "Pupsicle."
Alberic the Wise, and other journeys by Norton Juster( Book )
15 editions published between 1965 and 2012 in English and held by 489 libraries worldwide
Three tales of wonder each is a quest, and what is found is far different and far more strange than what is sought. The first, is the story of Alberic and his endless search for wisdom. After a lifetime of wandering adventure he finds it at last-only to discover that it was not what he thought it would be. The second, is the skillfully woven story of a boy who has no illusions and a sad princess who has no kingdom. But he lives here and now and she looks out from the frame of a beautiful renaissance painting. What they find together is told in a story in which present and past, reality and dream are masterfully combined. The last, is the story of the richest monarch in the world, and the poorest. Magnus the Abundant and RNP. One is unhappy, for he suspects that someone somewhere might have more, the other miserable because he is sure that no one anywhere could have less. Each makes a journey to see for himself, and what they discover is as amusing as it is unexpected
The annotated Phantom tollbooth by Norton Juster( Book )
3 editions published between 1989 and 2011 in English and held by 370 libraries worldwide
Presents an annotated edition of Norton Juster's story about ten-year-old Milo, who is the owner of a magic tollbooth, and his experiences in the "Lands Beyond," and includes interviews with the author and illustrator, excerpts from Juster's notes and drafts, commentary, and more
The hello, goodbye window by Norton Juster( Sound Recording )
9 editions published between 2005 and 2015 in English and held by 293 libraries worldwide
The kitchen window at her grandparents' house is a magic gateway for one little girl. The story depicts the special relationship she has with her grandparents
Alberic the Wise by Norton Juster( Book )
1 edition published in 1992 in English and held by 232 libraries worldwide
In the days of the Renaissance, Alberic leads the reader among the folds of a rich tapestry in his search for wisdom
Sourpuss and sweetie pie by Norton Juster( Sound Recording )
8 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 140 libraries worldwide
With her moods changing nearly every minute, Nanna and Poppy have to be prepared to call their rambunctious granddaughter the right nickname when the moment strikes!
The odious ogre by Norton Juster( Sound Recording )
7 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 117 libraries worldwide
Presents the story of an enormous, insatiable, and short-tempered Ogre, who terrorizes the countryside and dines on hapless townspeople before encountering a friendly young lady who uses innovative methods to stop him
A woman's place : yesterday's women in rural America ( Book )
1 edition published in 1996 in English and held by 117 libraries worldwide
As silly as knees, as busy as bees : an astounding assortment of similes by Norton Juster( Book )
4 editions published between 1998 and 1999 in English and held by 75 libraries worldwide
Defines the mode of comparison known as simile and provides many examples in rhyming text
Stark naked; a paranomastic odyssey by Norton Juster( Book )
1 edition published in 1969 in English and held by 35 libraries worldwide
La recta y el punto : un romance matemático by Norton Juster( Book )
4 editions published between 2005 and 2011 in Spanish and held by 35 libraries worldwide
A mathematical story in which a line's love for a dot urges him to new heights of expression, winning her away from the chaotic squiggle. Shows the many applications of lines in drawings and in daily life
 
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Alternative Names
Norton Juster
Norton Juster American children's writer, academic, and architect
Norton Juster Amerikaans schrijver
Norton Juster amerikansk författare
Norton Juster amerikansk skribent
Norton Juster auteur d'ouvrages pour la jeunesse
Нортон Джастер
ジャスター, ノートン
Languages
English (243)
Spanish (12)
Chinese (9)
French (7)
Japanese (5)
German (3)
Italian (3)
Polish (3)
Korean (3)
Russian (2)
Dutch (2)
Portuguese (1)
Hebrew (1)
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