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Waddell, Martin

Overview
Works: 684 works in 2,603 publications in 32 languages and 89,288 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Juvenile works  Pictorial works  Christmas stories  Picture books  Board books 
Roles: Author, Creator, Other, Bibliographic antecedent
Classifications: PZ7.W1137, [E]
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Publications about Martin Waddell
Publications by Martin Waddell
Most widely held works by Martin Waddell
Owl babies by Martin Waddell( Book )
114 editions published between 1975 and 2014 in 10 languages and held by 5,430 libraries worldwide
When three baby owls awake one night to find their mother gone, they can't help but wonder where she is. Stunning illustrations from unique and striking perspectives capture the owls as they worry about their mother: What is she doing? When will she be back? What scary things move all around them? Not surprisingly, a joyous flapping and dancing and bouncing greets her return, lending a celebratory tone to the ending of this comforting tale. Never has the plight of young ones who miss their mother been so simply told or so beautifully rendered
Can't you sleep, Little Bear? by Martin Waddell( Book )
192 editions published between 1988 and 2014 in 19 languages and held by 5,409 libraries worldwide
When bedtime comes Little Bear is afraid of the dark, until Big Bear brings him lights and love
Farmer duck by Martin Waddell( Book )
106 editions published between 1991 and 2012 in 20 languages and held by 5,041 libraries worldwide
When a kind and hardworking duck nearly collapses from overwork while taking care of a farm because the owner is too lazy to do so, the rest of the animals get together and chase the farmer out of town
Let's go home, Little Bear by Martin Waddell( Book )
56 editions published between 1991 and 2012 in 12 languages and held by 3,039 libraries worldwide
When Little Bear is frightened by the noises he hears while walking in the snowy woods, his friend Big Bear reassures him
The pig in the pond by Martin Waddell( Book )
57 editions published between 1992 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 2,601 libraries worldwide
An overheated pig who doesn't swim, throws himself into a pond, throwing the farmyard into an uproar
You and me, Little Bear by Martin Waddell( Book )
35 editions published between 1996 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 2,455 libraries worldwide
Little Bear helps Big Bear gather wood, fetch water, and tidy the cave so that they can play together
Room for a little one : a Christmas tale by Martin Waddell( Book )
26 editions published between 2003 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 2,199 libraries worldwide
Kind Ox welcomes Old Dog, Stray Cat, Small Mouse, Tired Donkey, and finally the baby Jesus into his stable on the first Christmas night
Snow bears by Martin Waddell( Book )
22 editions published between 2000 and 2014 in English and held by 1,990 libraries worldwide
When three little bears play in the snow, they pretend to be "snow bears" and their mother goes along with the game
Sleep tight, Little Bear by Martin Waddell( Book )
25 editions published between 2004 and 2012 in 10 languages and held by 1,722 libraries worldwide
Little Bear finds a cave that is just the right size for him, but at bedtime he starts thinking about Big Bear, all alone in their big Bear Cave
It's quacking time by Martin Waddell( Book )
16 editions published between 2001 and 2008 in 4 languages and held by 1,696 libraries worldwide
A duckling and all his family happily await the hatching of his parents' new egg
Once there were giants by Martin Waddell( Book )
15 editions published between 1986 and 2001 in English and held by 1,679 libraries worldwide
As a baby girl grows up and becomes an adult, the "giants" in her family seem to grow smaller
When the teddy bears came by Martin Waddell( Book )
14 editions published between 1994 and 1998 in 3 languages and held by 1,539 libraries worldwide
When Tom's mother brings home the new baby, so many teddy bears arrive as gifts that there is no room for Tom, but she assures him that there will always be a place for him
Good job, Little Bear! by Martin Waddell( Book )
7 editions published between 1999 and 2007 in English and Persian and held by 1,508 libraries worldwide
Little Bear does a good job of climbing rocks, bouncing on a tree branch, and crossing a stream, but Big Bear is always there to lend a helping hand when needed
Tiny's big adventure by Martin Waddell( Book )
11 editions published between 2001 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 1,481 libraries worldwide
Katy Mouse teaches her younger brother, Tiny, the names of some of the things they see, including a boot, a snail, and a pheasant, when they go to the cornfield to play games
Hi, Harry! by Martin Waddell( Book )
13 editions published between 2003 and 2004 in 3 languages and held by 1,438 libraries worldwide
One BPL copy donated by the Junior League of Bryan-College Station in honor of Texas Regional Eye Center
Captain Small Pig by Martin Waddell( Book )
10 editions published between 2008 and 2010 in English and French and held by 1,320 libraries worldwide
Small Pig and his friends Old Goat and Turkey spend the day in a rowboat on a lake
Webster J. Duck by Martin Waddell( Book )
14 editions published between 2001 and 2005 in 4 languages and held by 1,303 libraries worldwide
Webster J. Duck turns to several animals when he tries to find his mother
Who do you love? by Martin Waddell( Book )
16 editions published between 1998 and 2005 in 3 languages and held by 1,237 libraries worldwide
At bedtime a mother cat and her kitten Holly play the game "Who Do You Love?" and Holly describes everyone she loves and her reasons for doing so
The happy hedgehog band by Martin Waddell( Book )
19 editions published between 1991 and 2006 in 4 languages and held by 1,198 libraries worldwide
Happy hedgehogs with drums inspire the other animals in Dickon Wood to join them in making lively music
A kitten called Moonlight by Martin Waddell( Book )
8 editions published between 2000 and 2006 in English and held by 1,195 libraries worldwide
A little girl and her mother recall how a special kitten came into their lives one dark and stormy night
 
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Alternative Names

controlled identity Sefton, Catherine

Sefton, Catherine
Sefton Catherine 1941-....
Sefton, Catherine, pseud.
Waddell
Waddell, M.
Waddell, Martin 1941-
Wādil, Mārtin 1941-
ウォッデル, マーティン
ワッデル, M
ワデル, マーティン
Languages
English (496)
French (82)
German (31)
Spanish (29)
Chinese (21)
Dutch (20)
Vietnamese (11)
Japanese (10)
Panjabi (7)
Danish (7)
Bengali (6)
Swedish (5)
Italian (4)
Irish (4)
Portuguese (3)
Arabic (3)
Finnish (3)
Persian (3)
Welsh (3)
Greek, Modern [1453- ] (3)
Korean (3)
Hindi (3)
Frisian (2)
Slovenian (2)
Catalan (2)
Tamil (1)
Tagalog (1)
Kurdish (1)
Bulgarian (1)
Gujarati (1)
Nepali (1)
Duala (1)
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