WorldCat Identities

Krauss, Ruth

Overview
Works: 128 works in 470 publications in 11 languages and 23,436 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Juvenile works  Picture books  Pictorial works  Poetry  Caricatures and cartoons  Board books  Big books 
Roles: Author
Classifications: PZ7.K875, [E]
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works about Ruth Krauss
 
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Most widely held works by Ruth Krauss
The carrot seed by Ruth Krauss( Book )

74 editions published between 1945 and 2014 in 6 languages and held by 5,441 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

20 editions published between 1948 and 2009 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,312 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

With just 27 words, the inimitable Ruth Krauss created a charming little universe. Now Maurice Sendak has turned her bears into a troupe of players in a slapstick comedy starring a familiar boy in a wolf suit
A hole is to dig : a first book of first definitions by Ruth Krauss( Book )

50 editions published between 1952 and 2014 in 6 languages and held by 2,149 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A book for young children that explains and illustrates simple and easily understood defintions such as a hole is to dig, hands are to hold, and arms are to hug
The growing story by Ruth Krauss( Book )

21 editions published between 1947 and 2009 in 4 languages and held by 2,134 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A little boy worries throughout the summer that he's not getting bigger, but at the end of the season he tries on his winter clothes and realizes that he has grown
You're just what I need by Ruth Krauss( Book )

8 editions published between 1951 and 1999 in English and Hebrew and held by 1,041 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

5 editions published between 2004 and 2007 in English and held by 892 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In simple rhyming text, a child says goodnight to the things around her
Open house for butterflies by Ruth Krauss( Book )

18 editions published between 1960 and 2001 in English and German and held by 804 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

2 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 762 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
The happy egg by Ruth Krauss( Book )

12 editions published between 1962 and 2006 in English and held by 752 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A bird hatches from its egg and learns to fly
I can fly by Ruth Krauss( Book )

25 editions published between 1950 and 2012 in English and Chinese and held by 752 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A little girl at play can fly like a bird, moo like a cow, and squirm like a worm
The carrot seed by Ruth Krauss( Recording )

21 editions published between 1990 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 561 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 543 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 )

9 editions published between 1958 and 1990 in English and held by 400 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An illustrated collection of poems and brief tales on a variety of subjects
A hole is to dig by Ruth Krauss( Recording )

10 editions published between 1976 and 1990 in English and held by 311 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Nursery school children's "definitions" of everyday objects reveal their different view of the world in a humorous way
Somebody spilled the sky by Ruth Krauss( Book )

2 editions published in 1979 in English and held by 295 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sixteen poems of feelings, thoughts, and behavior of childhood
The bundle book by Ruth Krauss( Book )

4 editions published in 1951 in English and held by 259 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A mother tries to guess what the bundle is that's under the blankets in her bed
I write it by Ruth Krauss( Book )

1 edition published in 1970 in English and held by 239 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes in verse the one activity that children everywhere have in common
Everything under a mushroom by Ruth Krauss( Book )

4 editions published between 1973 and 1974 in English and held by 223 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tiny boys and girls play under a mushroom--setting up a little town, imagining they are flowers, and pretending all sorts of things
The cantilever rainbow by Ruth Krauss( Book )

2 editions published in 1965 in English and held by 191 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A group of poems and poem-plays making use of a wide variety of stylistic techniques
Is this you? by Ruth Krauss( Book )

7 editions published between 1955 and 1973 in English and held by 189 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Through a series of pictures asking if the drawings match the reader's life, the reader is asked to draw his/her own pictures to create a book about themselves
 
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Audience Level
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Audience Level
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Audience level: 0.15 (from 0.07 for Crockett J ... to 1.00 for Papers, 19 ...)

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

Leisk, Ruth Krauss.

Leisk, Ruth Krauss 1901-1993

Ruth Krauss amerikanische Kinderbuchautorin

Ruth Krauss amerikansk frfattare

Ruth Krauss amerikansk skribent

クラウス, R

クラウス, ルース

路斯.克劳斯

Languages
English (259)

German (11)

Chinese (10)

Spanish (9)

Japanese (6)

French (3)

Czech (3)

Finnish (2)

Polish (1)

Hmong (1)

Hebrew (1)

Covers
BearsA hole is to dig : a first book of first definitionsThe growing storyYou're just what I needGoodnight, goodnight, sleepyheadOpen house for butterfliesAnd I love youThe happy egg