WorldCat Identities

Brown, Margaret Wise 1910-1952

Overview
Works: 603 works in 2,511 publications in 16 languages and 135,419 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Juvenile works  Picture books  Board books  Poetry  Drama  Musical settings  Big books  Pictorial works  Manuscripts 
Subject Headings: Authors, American 
Roles: Author, Creator, Bibliographic antecedent, Originator
Classifications: PZ7.B8163, [E]
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works about Margaret Wise Brown
 
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Most widely held works by Margaret Wise Brown
Goodnight moon by Margaret Wise Brown( Book )
141 editions published between 1947 and 2012 in 5 languages and held by 10,092 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Goodnight to each of the objects in the great green room: goodnight chairs, goodnight comb, goodnight air
The runaway bunny by Margaret Wise Brown( Book )
136 editions published between 1900 and 2013 in 10 languages and held by 8,301 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A little rabbit who wants to run away tells his mother how he will escape, but she is always right behind him; even if he changes into a fish, she will become a fisherman fishing with a carrot
Big red barn by Margaret Wise Brown( Book )
53 editions published between 1954 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 4,921 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Rhymed text and illustrations introduce the many different animals that live in the big red barn
The golden egg book by Margaret Wise Brown( Book )
56 editions published between 1947 and 2015 in 6 languages and held by 2,804 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A Bunny finds an egg with something moving inside of it, and when a baby duck pecks his way out of the egg, the two animals become friends
My world by Margaret Wise Brown( Book )
26 editions published between 1949 and 2008 in English and Spanish and held by 2,638 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A little bunny delights in all the familiar things in his daily life
Two little trains by Margaret Wise Brown( Book )
25 editions published between 1949 and 2009 in 4 languages and held by 2,585 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Two little trains, one streamline, the other old fashioned, puff, puff, puff, and chug, chug chug, on their way West
Buenas noches, Luna by Margaret Wise Brown( Book )
63 editions published between 1947 and 2014 in 10 languages and held by 2,541 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A little bunny bids goodnight to all the objects in his room before falling asleep
A child's good night book by Margaret Wise Brown( Book )
35 editions published between 1943 and 2011 in English and Japanese and held by 2,355 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Animals, people, and things become quiet and sleep when night comes
On Christmas Eve by Margaret Wise Brown( Book )
27 editions published between 1938 and 2000 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,350 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Overview: In the big, quiet house where parents are sleeping, the children wait and listen, thinking of reindeer and angels and stars. Then, with no sound but there own thumping hearts, the children creep downstairs to see the glorious tree and to make a Christmas wish. Margaret Wise Brown's magical story captures all the wonder and mystery of a child's Christmas Eve. Nancy Edwards Calder's exquisite paintings highlight all the details that make this night so special. Unable to sleep on Christmas Eve, four children creep downstairs to see the tree, their stockings, their wrapped gifts, and to hear the singing of the carolers
Christmas in the barn by Margaret Wise Brown( Book )
22 editions published between 1952 and 2007 in English and Japanese and held by 2,265 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Lyrical text relates the birth of a child in a barn among the animals, with illustrations which depict the barn and people of a twentieth-century farm
A pussycat's Christmas by Margaret Wise Brown( Book )
27 editions published between 1949 and 2009 in 6 languages and held by 2,243 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Pussycat knows Christmas is coming, plays in the snow, and watches the Christmas preparations
The important book by Margaret Wise Brown( Book )
17 editions published between 1949 and 2011 in 5 languages and held by 2,129 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Relates what is important about glass, a spoon, a daisy, grass, rain, snow, an apple, wind, sky, a shoe and you
Home for a bunny by Margaret Wise Brown( Book )
51 editions published between 1956 and 2015 in 7 languages and held by 1,998 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A bunny searches the spring-time forest for a home of his own
The little scarecrow boy by Margaret Wise Brown( Book )
18 editions published between 1998 and 2005 in English and held by 1,978 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Early one morning, a little scarecrow whose father warns him that he is not fierce enough to frighten a crow goes out into the cornfield alone
The little fir tree by Margaret Wise Brown( Book )
12 editions published between 1954 and 2005 in 3 languages and held by 1,935 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A lonely little fir tree, standing by itself at the edge of the forest, has its life transformed when a father takes it home to serve as a living Christmas tree for his bedridden son
Where have you been? by Margaret Wise Brown( Book )
22 editions published between 1952 and 2004 in English and Japanese and held by 1,776 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Familiar creatures such as cat, bird, squirrel, fish, mouse and so on appear in verses asking questions--"Where have you been?"
The fierce yellow pumpkin by Margaret Wise Brown( Book )
3 editions published between 2003 and 2004 in English and held by 1,685 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A little pumpkin dreams of the day when he will be a big, fierce, yellow pumpkin who frightens away the field mice as the scarecrow does
Another important book by Margaret Wise Brown( Book )
7 editions published between 1999 and 2007 in English and held by 1,651 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Illustrations and simple rhyming text describe how a child grows from ages one through six
Little fur family by Margaret Wise Brown( Book )
37 editions published between 1946 and 2008 in 4 languages and held by 1,631 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The experiences of the little fur child as he investigates some other creatures of the wild wood. Book covered in artificial brown fur
Bunny's noisy book by Margaret Wise Brown( Book )
10 editions published between 2000 and 2002 in 3 languages and held by 1,589 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A little bunny listens to noises all around him and then makes some of his own
 
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Audience Level
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Audience level: 0.04 (from 0.00 for Two little ... to 0.98 for Goodnight ...)
WorldCat IdentitiesRelated Identities
Alternative Names

controlled identity Hay, Timothy, 1910-1952

controlled identity MacDonald, Golden, 1910-1952

controlled identity Sage, Juniper

Braʼun, Margareṭ Vaiz 1910-1952
Brown, M. W. 1910-1952
Brown, M. W. (Margaret Wise), 1910-1952
Brown, Margaret 1910-1952
Brown, Margaret W. 1910-1952
Brown, Margaret Wise
Brown, Marguerite 1910-1952
Brun Marguerite 1910-1952
Buraun, M. W. 1910-1952
Buraun, Māgaretto Waizu 1910-1952
Buraun, Mārgaretto Waizu 1910-1952
Hay Timothy 1910-1952
MacDonald Golden 1910-1952
Pu-lang, Ma-ko-li-tʻe Huai-tzu 1910-1952
Sage Juniper
Sage, Juniper 1910-1952
Wise Brown, Margaret
Wise-Brown, Margaret 1910-1952
Wise, Margaret Brown 1910-1952
בראון, מרגרט ויז 1910־1952
ויז בראון, מרגרט
براون، مارجريت وايز 1910-1952
ブラウン, M. W
ブラウン, マーガレット・W
ブラウン, マーガレット・ワイズ
Languages
English (695)
Spanish (45)
French (40)
Japanese (29)
Chinese (20)
Danish (8)
Swedish (7)
Dutch (7)
Korean (5)
Finnish (4)
Portuguese (1)
German (1)
Afrikaans (1)
Hebrew (1)
Russian (1)
Thai (1)
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