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Hader, Elmer 1889-1973

Overview
Works: 138 works in 396 publications in 3 languages and 14,333 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Poetry  Fiction  Picture books  Pictorial works  Christmas stories  Narrative poetry  Board books  Folklore  Manuscripts 
Roles: Illustrator, Author
Classifications: PS2429.M5, 811.2
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Publications about Elmer Hader
Publications by Elmer Hader
Publications by Elmer Hader, published posthumously.
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The big snow by Berta Hader( Book )
53 editions published between 1948 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 5,296 libraries worldwide
Despite their elaborate preparations for the winter, the animals and birds are delighted by a surprise banquet after a big snow
The mighty hunter by Berta Hader( Book )
8 editions published between 1943 and 1965 in English and held by 467 libraries worldwide
The story of a young Indian boy who wants to go hunting, but a meeting with a hungry bear causes him to think he had better go to school
Reindeer trail; a long journey from Lapland to Alaska by Berta Hader( Book )
4 editions published in 1959 in English and Undetermined and held by 371 libraries worldwide
"This is the story of the kind Lappish people who brought their herds of reindeer all the way from Lapland to help the hungry Eskimos in Alaska."
Cock-a-doodle doo : the story of a little red rooster by Berta Hader( Book )
8 editions published between 1939 and 1966 in English and held by 370 libraries worldwide
A little red rooster is raised by a family of ducks but sets off to find others like him; after many encounters with different birds and animals, he finally succeeds in finding a home of his own
Little appaloosa by Berta Hader( Book )
2 editions published in 1949 in Undetermined and English and held by 346 libraries worldwide
When Ben's father gave him a pony for his birthday, Ben's fondest dream was realized. After many adventures, Ben must decide what to do when a wealthy rancher offers to buy his pony Pal
The big snow by Berta Hader( Sound Recording )
10 editions published between 1960 and 1999 in English and held by 319 libraries worldwide
Despite their elaborate preparations for the winter, the animals and birds are delighted by a surprise banquet after a big snow
Two is company, three's a crowd; a wild goose tale by Berta Hader( Book )
5 editions published between 1965 and 1967 in English and held by 261 libraries worldwide
A farmer and his wife give shelter to two geese, but soon find themselves with more geese on their hands than they can handle
The story of Pancho and the bull with the crooked tail by Berta Hader( Book )
5 editions published between 1942 and 1966 in English and held by 245 libraries worldwide
Pancho, a small Mexican boy, desperately wants to capture the wild bull and win the prize money even though all the cowboys and riders in the countryside have failed to do so
Snow in the city : a winter's tale by Berta Hader( Book )
4 editions published in 1963 in English and held by 242 libraries worldwide
Watching the parade on Thanksgiving Day and coasting down the park slopes on sleds are just two of the things that Paul and his sister, Pamela, love about winter in the big city
The wonderful locomotive by Cornelia Meigs( Book )
10 editions published between 1928 and 1959 in English and held by 227 libraries worldwide
Peter helps restore an old locomotive and rides cross country in it
Wish on the moon by Berta Hader( Book )
2 editions published in 1954 in English and held by 226 libraries worldwide
Mr. and Mrs. McGinty and all their animal friends wish for a spring garden for Mrs. McGinty
Quack quack; the story of a little wild duck by Berta Hader( Book )
4 editions published in 1961 in English and Undetermined and held by 219 libraries worldwide
Caught and taken to a farmyard as a duckling, the duck eventually escapes and has many adventures before returning to his home in the marsh
The little stone house : a story of building a house in the country by Berta Hader( Book )
6 editions published between 1944 and 1970 in English and held by 207 libraries worldwide
The book tells the story of the Doe family, who live in a crowded city apartment. The family decides to build a house in the country, although everyone around them says it can't be done. How a house is built is explained through the family's joint effort in construction
Mister Billy's gun by Berta Hader( Book )
6 editions published in 1960 in English and Undetermined and held by 204 libraries worldwide
Should Mr. Billy use a fence, a scarecrow or a gun to keep the hungry quail family away from his garden? Finally, after the quails visit him while he is ill, and, with a friendly quail perching on his gun barrel, Mr. Billy smiles and decides that the only solution to his problem is to plant a bigger garden
Picture book of Mother Goose by Berta Hader( Book )
2 editions published between 1987 and 1994 in English and held by 192 libraries worldwide
A collection of Mother Goose rhymes categorized under rhymes and songs, game songs, boys and girls, and lullabies. Music is included for many of the selections
Spunky by Berta Hader( Book )
8 editions published between 1933 and 1956 in English and held by 191 libraries worldwide
Spunky, a Shetland pony, leads an adventurous life as he travels to different places with various owners
The farmer in the dell by Berta Hader( Book )
5 editions published between 1931 and 1959 in English and held by 187 libraries worldwide
Describes life on the farm during the entire year
The night before Christmas : poem by Clement Clarke Moore( Book )
11 editions published between 1937 and 1998 in English and held by 181 libraries worldwide
The well-known poem about an important Christmas Eve visitor
Big city by Berta Hader( Book )
5 editions published between 1947 and 1967 in English and held by 179 libraries worldwide
Presents life in New York City which grew from a tiny Indian settlement
How dear to my heart by Mary Margaret McBride( Book )
1 edition published in 1940 in English and held by 178 libraries worldwide
Childhood on a mid-western farm
 
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Alternative Names
Hader, Elmer S. 1889-
Hader, Elmer S., 1889-1973
Languages
English (158)
Danish (4)
Korean (1)
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