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Brown, Ruth 1941-

Overview
Works: 178 works in 784 publications in 18 languages and 42,211 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Fiction  Anecdotes  Biography  Pictorial works  History  Humorous fiction 
Roles: Author, Illustrator, Bibliographic antecedent, Creator
Classifications: SF445.7, E
Publication Timeline
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Publications about Ruth Brown
Publications by Ruth Brown
Most widely held works about Ruth Brown
 
Most widely held works by Ruth Brown
The Christmas Day kitten by James Herriot( Book )
11 editions published between 1986 and 1987 in English and French and held by 2,499 libraries worldwide
The famous veterinarian/writer shares the true story of how an independent-minded stray cat gives a woman and her three Basset hounds a Christmas present
Bonny's big day by James Herriot( Book )
17 editions published between 1978 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 2,197 libraries worldwide
Farmer Skipton is persuaded to enter his old carthorse, Bonny, in the Darrowby Pet Show
A dark, dark tale : story and pictures by Ruth Brown( Book )
44 editions published between 1981 and 2012 in 11 languages and held by 1,826 libraries worldwide
Par une suite d'illustrations baignées de nuit, de brume, de soleil filtré par les verrières, Ruth Brown crée avec brio une atmosphère de suspense
The Market Square dog by James Herriot( Book )
11 editions published between 1989 and 1994 in English and Finnish and held by 1,802 libraries worldwide
The famous veterinarian tries to heal a stray dog and find him a home
Blossom comes home by James Herriot( Book )
12 editions published between 1988 and 1998 in English and French and held by 1,737 libraries worldwide
To make room for a younger cow, Farmer Dakin reluctantly takes his old cow Blossom to market with surprising results
The big sneeze by Ruth Brown( Book )
32 editions published between 1985 and 2010 in 5 languages and held by 1,647 libraries worldwide
A farmer sneezes a fly off his nose and causes havoc in the barnyard
James Herriot's treasury for children by James Herriot( Book )
8 editions published between 1991 and 2014 in English and held by 1,616 libraries worldwide
A collection of the author's stories for children, including "Moses the Kitten," "The Market Square Dog," and "Smudge, the Little Lost Lamb."
Oscar, cat-about-town by James Herriot( Book )
11 editions published between 1990 and 1993 in English and Finnish and held by 1,558 libraries worldwide
Nobody knows why a stray cat keeps sneaking away from his new home, until he begins turning up at social events all over the village
Ten seeds by Ruth Brown( Book )
21 editions published between 2001 and 2012 in 5 languages and held by 1,399 libraries worldwide
A lesson in simple subtraction is combined with the growth of plants. 10 seeds are planted but, thanks to one ant, one mouse, one pigeon and several other creatures, seeds go missing and plants get eaten, except one
Toad by Ruth Brown( Book )
9 editions published between 1987 and 1999 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,388 libraries worldwide
A toad has a close call with a "monster."
The picnic by Ruth Brown( Book )
14 editions published between 1992 and 1997 in English and French and held by 1,179 libraries worldwide
Mole, Rabbit, and Mouse postpone their picnic and stay underground when a threatening dog comes by
Smudge, the little lost lamb by James Herriot( Book )
2 editions published between 1991 and 1994 in English and held by 1,156 libraries worldwide
Smudge, a new twin lamb, gets into trouble when he pushes under the fence & goes free. After leaving Farmer Cobb's flock and exploring the outside world, Smudge the lamb has trouble returning home. Smudge is an adorable black-and-white lamb, who lives in Farmer Cobb's farmyard with his mother and many other animals. One fine spring day, though, Smudge decides to see the world outside Farmer Cobb's fence, and finds himself on a glorious adventure-until he discovers that he can't get back in. Smudge, the Little Lost Lamb, James Herriot's newest story for children, is another delightful addition to the beloved country veterinarian's award-winning series of books for young readers
If at first you do not see by Ruth Brown( Book )
31 editions published between 1982 and 2014 in 6 languages and held by 1,000 libraries worldwide
A caterpillar has some scary adventures before becoming a beautiful butterfly. The reader needs to turn the book as he reads as there is writing around the sides of the pages
Ben's Christmas carol by Toby Forward( Book )
2 editions published in 1996 in English and held by 956 libraries worldwide
A greedy mouse learns about sharing on Christmas Eve
One stormy night by Ruth Brown( Book )
12 editions published between 1992 and 2000 in English and Undetermined and held by 956 libraries worldwide
A stormy night awakens several sleeping animals
The ghost of Greyfriar's Bobby by Ruth Brown( Book )
13 editions published between 1995 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 926 libraries worldwide
The gardener tells of the devoted dog who lingered near his master's grave from 1858 until his own death in 1872 and who won the affection of an entire town in Scotland
Holly : the true story of a cat by Ruth Brown( Book )
8 editions published between 1989 and 2006 in English and held by 878 libraries worldwide
Abandoned as a kitten, a cat is taken in by a family at Christmas and becomes an important part of the household
Gracie the lighthouse cat by Ruth Brown( Book )
9 editions published between 2010 and 2014 in English and French and held by 864 libraries worldwide
While Grace Darling, daughter of the Longstone Lighthouse keeper on England's Farne Islands, is helping to rescue nine shipwreck victims, her cat Gracie goes out into the terrible storm to rescue her kitten
Our cat Flossie by Ruth Brown( Book )
18 editions published between 1986 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 857 libraries worldwide
Describes the pursuits Flossie loves best, such as gardening, helping make beds, collecting butterflies, getting in boxes, and sleeping
The world that Jack built by Ruth Brown( Book )
17 editions published between 1990 and 1995 in 5 languages and held by 788 libraries worldwide
A picture book with a powerful message about the destruction of the environment
 
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Alternative Names
Brown, Ruth
브라운, 러스 1941-
브라운, 루스 1941-
브라운, 루쓰 1941-
ブラウン, ルース
Languages
English (216)
French (40)
German (9)
Chinese (7)
Spanish (6)
Finnish (3)
Urdu (2)
Arabic (2)
Breton (2)
Bengali (1)
Japanese (1)
Somali (1)
Persian (1)
Welsh (1)
Greek, Modern [1453- ] (1)
Gujarati (1)
Korean (1)
Czech (1)
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