WorldCat Identities

Krauss, Ruth

Overview
Works: 141 works in 698 publications in 16 languages and 31,382 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Juvenile works  Picture books  Stories in rhyme  Humorous fiction  Poetry  Board books  Children's audiobooks  Big books  Nursery rhymes 
Roles: Author
Classifications: PZ7.K875, E
Publication Timeline
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The carrot seed by Ruth Krauss( Book )

86 editions published between 1945 and 2014 in 7 languages and held by 5,525 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Despite everyone's dire predictions, a little boy has faith in the carrot seed he plants
The happy day by Ruth Krauss( Book )

49 editions published between 1949 and 2015 in 6 languages and held by 2,796 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Caldecott Honor Book, 1950
Bears by Ruth Krauss( Book )

28 editions published between 1948 and 2015 in 6 languages and held by 2,301 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A book of bears in funny places
The growing story by Ruth Krauss( Book )

27 editions published between 1947 and 2014 in 7 languages and held by 2,109 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A boy and a puppy and some little chicks are all very little. As the flowers and plants in the garden grow and the seasons change the little boy and the animals slowly begin to grow. Suggested level: junior
A hole is to dig : a first book of first definitions by Ruth Krauss( Book )

55 editions published between 1952 and 2016 in 8 languages and held by 2,109 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A book for young children that explains and illustrates simple and easily understood definitions such as a hole is to dig, hands are to hold, and arms are to hug
A very special house by Ruth Krauss( Book )

23 editions published between 1953 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 1,828 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The very special house was an imaginary one where a child could do as he pleased. Grades 1-2
You're just what I need by Ruth Krauss( Book )

8 editions published between 1951 and 1999 in English and Hebrew and held by 976 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

As a child hides beneath a blanket, Mother playfully wonders if the hidden bundle could be anything she needs
The happy egg by Ruth Krauss( Book )

18 editions published between 1962 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 902 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A bird hatches from its egg and learns to fly
Goodnight, goodnight, sleepyhead by Ruth Krauss( Book )

5 editions published between 2004 and 2007 in English and held by 876 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In simple rhyming text, a child says goodnight to the things around her
I'll be you and you be me by Ruth Krauss( Book )

21 editions published between 1954 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 858 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A series of little stories, plays and poems about friendship, elephants, lost horses, snow and other important things
Open house for butterflies by Ruth Krauss( Book )

18 editions published between 1960 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 796 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A book full of statements, some silly and some thoughtful, about good things to know and do
I can fly by Ruth Krauss( Book )

35 editions published between 1950 and 2012 in 5 languages and held by 764 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A little girl at play can fly like a bird, moo like a cow, and squirm like a worm
And I love you by Ruth Krauss( Book )

2 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 747 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Simple, rhythmic text follows a mother cat and her kitten as they discover the love of big forests for little trees, big skies for little skyscrapers, and parents for their children
Charlotte and the white horse by Ruth Krauss( Book )

21 editions published between 1955 and 2001 in 3 languages and held by 648 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Reveals the special bond in a girl's special friendship with a horse
The backward day by Ruth Krauss( Book )

8 editions published between 1950 and 2012 in English and Japanese and held by 634 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Having decided that it is backward day, a boy dresses himself first in his coat, last in his socks, and continues in that way with the cooperation of his family
I want to paint my bathroom blue by Ruth Krauss( Book )

15 editions published between 1956 and 2001 in English and Japanese and held by 552 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A child dreams of a rainbow house where all his friends can live
The carrot seed by Ruth Krauss( Recording )

24 editions published between 1945 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 545 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Despite everyone's dire predictions, a little boy has faith in the carrot seed he plants
Big and little by Ruth Krauss( Book )

2 editions published between 1987 and 1989 in English and held by 494 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Brief text and illustrations describe some of the little things that big things love
Somebody else's nut tree and other tales from children by Ruth Krauss( Book )

10 editions published between 1958 and 1990 in English and held by 388 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An illustrated collection of poems and brief tales on a variety of subjects
The big world and the little house by Ruth Krauss( Book )

11 editions published between 1949 and 1956 in English and held by 328 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A family moves into a deserted and bare little house, improves it, and makes it a home
 
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Audience Level
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Audience Level
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  Kids General Special  
Audience level: 0.17 (from 0.06 for Crockett J ... to 1.00 for Papers, 19 ...)

WorldCat IdentitiesRelated Identities
The carrot seed
Alternative Names
Krauss, Ruth Ida 1901-1993

Krauss, Ruth Ida 1911-1993

Leisk Ruth Krauss

Leisk, Ruth Krauss 1901-1993

Ruth Krauss Amerikaans schrijfster (1901-1993)

Ruth Krauss amerikanische Kinderbuchautorin

Ruth Krauss amerikansk författare

Ruth Krauss amerikansk skribent

קראוס, רות 1911-1993

크라우스, 루스 1901-1993

クラウス, R

クラウス, ルース

ル-ス クラウス 1901-1993

路斯.克劳斯

Languages
English (367)

Japanese (26)

Chinese (17)

Spanish (15)

German (13)

French (13)

Dutch (6)

Korean (3)

Finnish (3)

Hebrew (2)

Czech (2)

Portuguese (1)

Polish (1)

Galician (1)

Hmong (1)

Swedish (1)

Covers
The happy dayBearsThe growing storyA hole is to dig : a first book of first definitionsA very special houseYou're just what I needThe happy eggGoodnight, goodnight, sleepyhead