WorldCat Identities

Krauss, Ruth

Overview
Works: 147 works in 717 publications in 13 languages and 31,337 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Juvenile works  Picture books  Stories in rhyme  Illustrated works  Humorous fiction  Children's audiobooks  Nursery rhymes  Pictorial works 
Roles: Author
Classifications: PZ7.K875, E
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works about Ruth Krauss
  • by Bookstore Press( Book )
  • Ted Berrigan Papers by Ted Berrigan( )
  • by Ted Berrigan( )
  • by Gerard Malanga( )
 
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Most widely held works by Ruth Krauss
The happy day by Ruth Krauss( Book )

50 editions published between 1949 and 2015 in 6 languages and held by 2,811 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In the middle of winter, different forest animals awake and run sniffing through the trees, to discover a single flower growing in the snow
Bears by Ruth Krauss( Book )

31 editions published between 1948 and 2015 in 6 languages and held by 2,285 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
The growing story by Ruth Krauss( Book )

27 editions published between 1947 and 2014 in 7 languages and held by 2,084 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
A hole is to dig : a first book of first definitions by Ruth Krauss( Book )

35 editions published between 1952 and 1992 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,051 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 1,823 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 958 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 )

20 editions published between 1962 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 905 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 868 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 )

20 editions published between 1960 and 2017 in 4 languages and held by 800 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 )

36 editions published between 1950 and 2012 in 5 languages and held by 763 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 752 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
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 550 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

27 editions published between 1945 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 547 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A little boy planted a carrot seed. His mother says, "I'm afraid it won't come up." His father and his big brother agree. At first, it seems they're right. But the little boy knows better. So, every day, he pulls up weeds and waters the ground until, one day, just as the little boy knew it would, something very special happens. This is a story with a very special message
Big and little by Ruth Krauss( Book )

2 editions published between 1987 and 1989 in English and held by 490 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 386 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 329 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A family moves into a deserted and bare little house, improves it, and makes it a home
When I walk I change the earth by Ruth Krauss( Book )

1 edition published in 1978 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

 
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Audience Level
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Audience Level
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Audience level: 0.18 (from 0.06 for Crockett J ... to 1.00 for Papers, 19 ...)

WorldCat IdentitiesRelated Identities
The growing story
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

ルース・クラウス

路斯.克劳斯

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BearsThe growing storyA hole is to dig : a first book of first definitionsA very special houseYou're just what I needThe happy eggGoodnight, goodnight, sleepyheadOpen house for butterflies