WorldCat Identities

Brown, Margaret Wise 1910-1952

Overview
Works: 693 works in 2,398 publications in 13 languages and 131,107 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Juvenile works  Picture books  Board books  Drama  Poetry  Musical settings  Big books  Pictorial works  Film adaptations 
Subject Headings: Authors, American 
Roles: Creator, Bibliographic antecedent, Originator
Classifications: PZ7.B8163, [E]
Publication Timeline
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posthumous Publications by Margaret Wise Brown, published posthumously.
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Most widely held works by Margaret Wise Brown
Goodnight moon by Margaret Wise Brown ( Book )
180 editions published between 1947 and 2012 in 6 languages and held by 12,143 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 )
114 editions published between 1900 and 2013 in 6 languages and held by 8,038 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
Big red barn by Margaret Wise Brown ( Book )
53 editions published between 1954 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 4,811 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 )
47 editions published between 1947 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 2,731 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 )
29 editions published between 1949 and 2004 in 4 languages and held by 2,567 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 )
20 editions published between 1949 and 2006 in English and held by 2,531 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Two little trains, one streamlined, the other old-fashioned, puff, puff, puff, and chug, chug, chug, on their way West
On Christmas Eve by Margaret Wise Brown ( Book )
26 editions published between 1938 and 2003 in 3 languages and held by 2,338 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 )
23 editions published between 1952 and 2007 in English and Japanese and held by 2,269 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 present-day farm
A pussycat's Christmas by Margaret Wise Brown ( Book )
23 editions published between 1949 and 2009 in 5 languages and held by 2,215 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 )
13 editions published between 1949 and 2007 in 4 languages and held by 2,092 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"The important thing about The important book is that you let your child tell you what is important about the sun and the moon and the wind...."--Dust cover
A child's good night book by Margaret Wise Brown ( Book )
26 editions published between 1943 and 1996 in English and Japanese and held by 1,969 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Animals, people, and things become quiet and sleep when night comes
The little scarecrow boy by Margaret Wise Brown ( Book )
17 editions published between 1998 and 2005 in English and held by 1,957 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
Home for a bunny by Margaret Wise Brown ( Book )
50 editions published between 1956 and 2012 in 5 languages and held by 1,949 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A bunny searches the spring-time forest for a home of his own
The little fir tree by Margaret Wise Brown ( Book )
10 editions published between 1954 and 2005 in English and Afrikaans and held by 1,919 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
Goodnight moon by Margaret Wise Brown ( Recording )
45 editions published between 1947 and 2009 in English and Spanish and held by 1,719 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Goodnight to each of the objects in the great green room: goodnight chairs, goodnight comb, goodnight air
The fierce yellow pumpkin by Margaret Wise Brown ( Book )
3 editions published between 2003 and 2004 in English and held by 1,664 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
Little fur family by Margaret Wise Brown ( Book )
40 editions published between 1946 and 2008 in 6 languages and held by 1,646 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The experiences of the little fur child as he investigates some other creatures of the wild wood
Another important book by Margaret Wise Brown ( Book )
7 editions published between 1999 and 2007 in English and held by 1,645 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Illustrations and simple rhyming text describe how a child grows from ages one through six
Bunny's noisy book by Margaret Wise Brown ( Book )
8 editions published between 2000 and 2002 in English and held by 1,556 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A little bunny listens to noises all around him and then makes some of his own
A child's good morning book by Margaret Wise Brown ( Book )
11 editions published between 1952 and 2009 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,484 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Even though this is in a board book format the wonderful story about waking up & greeting a brand new day makes it suitable for storytime. 0-5 yrs
 
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Audience Level
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Audience level: 0.03 (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. (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
Hay, Timothy 1910-1952 Pseudonym
Macdonald, Golden 1910-1952
MacDonald, Golden 1910-1952 Pseudonym
Pu-lang, Ma-ko-li-tʻe Huai-tzu, 1910-1952
Sage Juniper
Sage, Juniper 1910-1952 Pseudonym
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 (642)
Spanish (41)
French (39)
Japanese (13)
German (8)
Swedish (7)
Danish (6)
Dutch (4)
Hebrew (2)
Chinese (1)
Thai (1)
Afrikaans (1)
Finnish (1)
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