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Mayer, Mercer 1943-

Overview
Works: 999 works in 3,622 publications in 10 languages and 230,634 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Juvenile works  Picture books  Humorous fiction  Fairy tales  Folk tales  Stories without words  Drama  Children's television programs  Television adaptations 
Roles: Author, Illustrator, Bibliographic antecedent, Creator
Classifications: PZ7.M462, E
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The great brain by John Dennis Fitzgerald( Book )
45 editions published between 1967 and 2004 in English and German and held by 4,934 libraries worldwide
The exploits of the Great Brain of Adenville, Utah are described by his younger brother, frequently the victim of the Great Brain's schemes for gaining prestige or money
There's a nightmare in my closet by Mercer Mayer( Book )
108 editions published between 1968 and 2015 in 6 languages and held by 4,559 libraries worldwide
Childhood fear of the dark and the resulting exercise in imaginative exaggeration are given that special Mercer Mayer treatment in this dryly humorous fantasy
Just grandma and me by Mercer Mayer( Book )
46 editions published between 1975 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 3,898 libraries worldwide
A trip to the beach with Grandma provides lots of fun and surprises
There's an alligator under my bed by Mercer Mayer( Book )
74 editions published between 1943 and 2015 in 5 languages and held by 2,870 libraries worldwide
The alligator under his bed makes a boy's bedtime a hazardous operation, until he lures it out of the house and into the garage
All by myself by Mercer Mayer( Book )
39 editions published between 1983 and 2016 in 5 languages and held by 2,399 libraries worldwide
All the many things a young child can do independently are demonstrated, (tying shoes, riding bike, kicking ball), but there is one thing the child cannot do alone
I was so mad by Mercer Mayer( Book )
32 editions published between 1983 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 2,362 libraries worldwide
When his family says no to everything he wants to do, Little Critter decides to run away. His friends want him to play ball so Little Critter decides that he can run away another day
Just go to bed by Mercer Mayer( Book )
26 editions published between 1983 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 2,286 libraries worldwide
A small animal uses his imagination to avoid going to bed, but finally has to admit that he is sleepy
There's something in my attic by Mercer Mayer( Book )
16 editions published between 1987 and 1992 in English and held by 2,163 libraries worldwide
Convinced there is something making noise in the attic at night, a brave little girl sneaks up the stairs, lasso in hand, to capture whatever it is
Just for you by Mercer Mayer( Book )
27 editions published between 1975 and 2003 in English and Spanish and held by 2,058 libraries worldwide
A little creature tries and tries to do something special for his mother but something always seems to go wrong
When I get bigger by Mercer Mayer( Book )
30 editions published between 1983 and 2006 in 4 languages and held by 2,046 libraries worldwide
A child imagines all the things to be done when one is bigger
More adventures of the Great Brain by John Dennis Fitzgerald( Book )
23 editions published between 1969 and 2017 in English and German and held by 2,040 libraries worldwide
In 1896 the Great Brain of Adenville, Utah, is almost twelve years old and more mischievous than ever in his practical jokes and schemes against everyone in town
Beauty and the beast by Marianna Mayer( Book )
16 editions published between 1978 and 2002 in English and Spanish and held by 2,039 libraries worldwide
Through her great capacity to love, a kind and beautiful maid releases a handsome prince from the spell which has made him an ugly beast
I just forgot by Mercer Mayer( Book )
29 editions published between 1988 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 2,028 libraries worldwide
Little Critter's forgetfulness gets him in trouble with his mother on one particularly bad day
Just me and my puppy by Mercer Mayer( Book )
21 editions published between 1983 and 2006 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,001 libraries worldwide
Even though Puppy misbehaves, he makes a wonderful pet
Frog goes to dinner by Mercer Mayer( Book )
28 editions published between 1974 and 2007 in English and Hebrew and held by 1,940 libraries worldwide
Having stowed away in a pocket, Frog wreaks havoc and creates disgrace for the family at the posh restaurant where they are having dinner
A boy, a dog, and a frog by Mercer Mayer( Book )
32 editions published between 1967 and 2003 in 3 languages and held by 1,938 libraries worldwide
Tells in pictures a boy's unsuccessful attempts to catch a frog
The new baby by Mercer Mayer( Book )
33 editions published between 1982 and 2009 in 5 languages and held by 1,931 libraries worldwide
The new baby takes some getting used to, but she's worth it
Me too! by Mercer Mayer( Book )
32 editions published between 1983 and 2006 in 3 languages and held by 1,925 libraries worldwide
Sharing with one's little sister can be an awful bother, but it has its rewards, too
Me and my little brain by John Dennis Fitzgerald( Book )
28 editions published between 1971 and 2017 in 4 languages and held by 1,899 libraries worldwide
In the absence of his older brother, the Great Brain, J.D. finds that his own little brain can accomplish feats on a somewhat lesser scale
Goodnight moon : and other sleepytime tales by Margaret Wise Brown( visu )
1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 2 libraries worldwide
This mixed-media special features animated shorts of bedtime stories with celebrity voices, lullabies by famous performers, and interviews with children talking about sleep, dreams, and the tradition of bedtime stories. The featured stories are "Goodnight Moon" about a young bunny's pre-bedtime rituals, "There's a Nightmare in My Closet" about a worried little boy who is convinced a monster lives in his closet, and "Tar Beach" the tale of 8-year-old Cassie, who loves to go to Tar Beach, the rooftop of her family's apartment
 
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Alternative Names
Mayer, Mercer
Mayer, Mercer 1943-...
Mercer Mayer Amerikaans schrijver
מאיר, מרסר
מייער, מרסר
مرسر مایر نویسنده آمریکایی
메이어, 머서 1943-
メイヤー, マーサー
Languages
English (526)
French (72)
Spanish (50)
German (22)
Japanese (5)
Persian (4)
Basque (3)
Russian (3)
Chinese (2)
Hebrew (1)
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