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Rounds, Glen 1906-2002

Overview
Works: 257 works in 693 publications in 5 languages and 53,872 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Fiction  Humor  Fairy tales  Tongue twisters  Folk tales  Folk literature  Poetry  Puzzles and games  Riddles 
Roles: Author, Illustrator
Classifications: PZ10.3.R76, E
Publication Timeline
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Publications about Glen Rounds
Publications by Glen Rounds
Publications by Glen Rounds, published posthumously.
Most widely held works by Glen Rounds
The blind colt by Glen Rounds( Book )
35 editions published between 1941 and 1996 in 3 languages and held by 1,692 libraries worldwide
Relates the adventures of a blind colt as he roams with a band of mustangs and is eventually adopted and trained as a saddle horse by ten-year-old Whitey
Ol' Paul, the mighty logger : being a true account of the seemingly incredible exploits and inventions of the great Paul Bunyan by Glen Rounds( Book )
25 editions published between 1936 and 1988 in English and held by 1,642 libraries worldwide
Ten tales of Paul Bunyan including how he built the Rockies, how the rain fell up one spring, and how Paul stops a river from whistling
Tall tale America : a legendary history of our humorous heroes by Walter Blair( Book )
15 editions published between 1944 and 1951 in English and German and held by 1,307 libraries worldwide
The stories of American tall tale heroes--Johnny Appleseed, Paul Bunyan, Pecos Bill, and others
A twister of twists, a tangler of tongues; tongue twisters by Alvin Schwartz( Book )
22 editions published between 1972 and 1992 in English and held by 1,294 libraries worldwide
A collection of tongue twisters, both traditional and new in prose and verse
Whoppers : tall tales and other lies by Alvin Schwartz( Book )
8 editions published between 1975 and 1994 in English and held by 1,281 libraries worldwide
A collection of tall tales involving animals, the weather, narrow escapes, and many other topics
Sod houses on the Great Plains by Glen Rounds( Book )
2 editions published in 1995 in English and held by 1,148 libraries worldwide
The first homesteaders on the Great Plains found an almost treeless land, so had to use the prairie sod as building material
The three billy goats Gruff by Glen Rounds( Book )
4 editions published in 1993 in English and held by 1,141 libraries worldwide
Retells the folktale about three billy goats who trick a troll that lives under a bridge
Folklore of the great West : selections from eighty-three years of the Journal of American folklore by John Greenway( Book )
3 editions published between 1969 and 1970 in English and held by 1,046 libraries worldwide
Selections are from eighty-three years of the Journal of American Folklore
Cowboys by Glen Rounds( Book )
5 editions published between 1991 and 1993 in English and held by 1,028 libraries worldwide
Follows a cowboy from sunup to bedtime as he rounds up cattle, kills a rattlesnake, and plays cards in the bunkhouse after dinner
Cross your fingers, spit in your hat; superstitions and other beliefs by Alvin Schwartz( Book )
8 editions published between 1974 and 1994 in English and held by 1,025 libraries worldwide
Superstitions about such topics as love and marriage, money, ailents, travel, the weather, and death
Tomfoolery: trickery and foolery with words by Alvin Schwartz( Book )
7 editions published between 1973 and 1994 in English and held by 926 libraries worldwide
Entertain friends with these riddles, wisecracks, and practical jokes
Blind outlaw by Glen Rounds( Book )
13 editions published between 1980 and 1996 in English and French and held by 915 libraries worldwide
A blind outlaw horse is tamed by a boy who can not speak
Once we had a horse by Glen Rounds( Book )
3 editions published between 1971 and 1996 in English and held by 891 libraries worldwide
Several children who live on a ranch in Montana spend the summer playing with a gentle old horse which had been left in their yard
I know an old lady who swallowed a fly by Glen Rounds( Book )
4 editions published in 1990 in English and held by 870 libraries worldwide
A cumulative folk song in which the solution proves worse than the predicament when an old lady swallows a fly
Witcracks: jokes and jests from American folklore by Alvin Schwartz( Book )
9 editions published between 1973 and 1993 in English and held by 824 libraries worldwide
Traces the history and gives examples of puns, shaggy-dog stories, and other jokes from American humor of the nineteenth and twentieth centuries
Three little pigs and the big bad wolf by Glen Rounds( Book )
5 editions published between 1992 and 1993 in 3 languages and held by 821 libraries worldwide
Relates the adventures of three little pigs who leave home to seek their fortunes and how they deal with the big bad wolf
Haunt Fox by Jim Kjelgaard( Book )
7 editions published between 1954 and 2012 in English and held by 809 libraries worldwide
"This is the story of a Red Fox, of a boy and a dog who hunted him, and of the wilderness where it all happened."
Stolen pony by Glen Rounds( Book )
14 editions published between 1948 and 2001 in English and Undetermined and held by 807 libraries worldwide
When horse thieves observe that a dog that is the constant companion of their newly "acquired" spotted pony is actually the animal's Seeing-Eye dog, they turn them both loose in the Badlands
Squash pie by Wilson Gage( Book )
4 editions published between 1976 and 1980 in English and held by 771 libraries worldwide
Time after time the farmer plants squash for his favorite pie, only to have someone steal every crop
Beaver by Glen Rounds( Book )
4 editions published between 1976 and 2000 in English and held by 758 libraries worldwide
Describes the physical characteristics, diet, and nighttime activities of the beaver, an expert swimmer and builder
 
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Alternative Names
Glen Rounds author and illustrator
Rounds, Glen Harold 1906-2002
Languages
English (206)
German (2)
French (2)
Kalatdlisut (1)
Dutch (1)
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