WorldCat Identities

Brown, Margaret Wise 1910-1952

Overview
Works: 970 works in 4,197 publications in 15 languages and 150,761 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Juvenile works  Picture books  Stories in rhyme  Board books  Christmas fiction  Big books  Illustrated works  Poetry  Fantasy fiction 
Subject Headings: Authors, American 
Roles: Author, Contributor, Other, Creator, Originator, Editor, Lyricist
Classifications: PZ7.B8163, E
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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 )

283 editions published between 1947 and 2019 in 10 languages and held by 9,806 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 )

189 editions published between 1900 and 2020 in 7 languages and held by 7,193 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 )

62 editions published between 1954 and 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 4,153 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Rhymed text and illustrations introduce the many different animals that live in the big red barn
The little island by Margaret Wise Brown( Book )

36 editions published between 1946 and 2007 in English and Undetermined and held by 3,310 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A story of a kitten who visits an island and learns a good lesson
Goodnight moon by Margaret Wise Brown( Book )

54 editions published between 1947 and 2019 in 8 languages and held by 3,258 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A little bunny bids goodnight to all the objects in his room before falling asleep
Two little trains by Margaret Wise Brown( Book )

35 editions published between 1949 and 2020 in 3 languages and held by 3,183 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two little trains, one streamlined, the other old-fashioned, puff, puff, puff, and chug, chug, chug, on their way West
Christmas in the barn by Margaret Wise Brown( Book )

32 editions published between 1952 and 2016 in English and Japanese and held by 2,899 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
The golden egg book by Margaret Wise Brown( Book )

78 editions published between 1947 and 2018 in 5 languages and held by 2,669 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
The dead bird by Margaret Wise Brown( Book )

43 editions published between 1938 and 2018 in 4 languages and held by 2,298 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When they find a dead bird, a group of children bury it in the woods, sing a song to it, and put flowers on the grave. This heartwarming classic picture book by beloved childrens book author Margaret Wise Brown is beautifully reillustrated for a contemporary audience by the critically acclaimed, award-winning illustrator Christian Robinson
Home for a bunny by Margaret Wise Brown( Book )

60 editions published between 1956 and 2018 in 5 languages and held by 2,188 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A bunny searches the spring-time forest for a home of his own
On Christmas Eve by Margaret Wise Brown( Book )

40 editions published between 1938 and 2003 in 4 languages and held by 2,160 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
The important book by Margaret Wise Brown( Book )

34 editions published between 1949 and 2017 in 3 languages and held by 2,156 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
A child's good night book by Margaret Wise Brown( Book )

43 editions published between 1943 and 1996 in English and Japanese and held by 2,150 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Animals, people, and things become quiet and sleep when night comes
My world by Margaret Wise Brown( Book )

33 editions published between 1949 and 2008 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,150 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A little bunny delights in all the familiar things in his daily life. On board pages
A pussycat's Christmas by Margaret Wise Brown( Book )

34 editions published between 1949 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 2,001 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Pussycat knows Christmas is coming, plays in the snow, and watches the Christmas preparations
Nibble nibble by Margaret Wise Brown( Book )

29 editions published between 1959 and 2018 in 3 languages and held by 1,985 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Twenty-five poems, about insects, fish, animals, birds, and the seasons
The little scarecrow boy by Margaret Wise Brown( Book )

24 editions published between 1998 and 2005 in English and held by 1,928 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 )

24 editions published between 1954 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 1,878 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A lonely little fir tree, standing by itself at the edgeof 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 )

91 editions published between 1947 and 2019 in 3 languages and held by 1,769 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Before going to sleep, a little rabbit says goodnight to his bedroom
The fierce yellow pumpkin by Margaret Wise Brown( Book )

7 editions published between 2003 and 2006 in English and French and held by 1,676 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
 
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Audience level: 0.14 (from 0.08 for The fierce ... to 0.68 for The little ...)

WorldCat IdentitiesRelated Identities
Goodnight moon Goodnight moon
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The runaway bunnyBig red barnThe little islandGoodnight moonTwo little trainsChristmas in the barnThe golden egg bookThe dead bird
Alternative Names

controlled identityHay, Timothy, 1910-1952

controlled identityMacDonald, Golden, 1910-1952

controlled identitySage, Juniper

Braʾun, Margareṭ Vaiz, 1910-1952

Brown, M.-W.

Brown M.-W. 1910-1952

Brown, M. W. (Margaret Wise), 1910-1952

Brown, M. Wise

Brown M. Wise 1910-1952

Brown, Margaret 1910-1952

Brown, Margaret W. 1910-1952

Brown, Margaret Wise

Brown, Marguerite 1910-1952

Brun, Marguerite

Brun Marguerite 1910-1952

Buraun, M. W. 1910-1952

Buraun, Māgaretto Waizu 1910-1952

Buraun, Mārgaretto Waizu 1910-1952

Hay Timothy

Hay Timothy 1910-1952

MacDonald Golden

Macdonald, Golden 1910-1952

Margaret Wise Brown

Margaret Wise Brown 1910-1952

Margaret Wise Brown Amerikaans schrijfster (1910-1952)

Margaret Wise Brown amerikansk författare

Margaret Wise Brown amerikansk skribent

Marguerite Brown

Pu-lang, Ma-ko-li-tʿe Huai-tzu, 1910-1952

Sage Juniper

Sage, Juniper 1910-1952

Wise Brown, M.

Wise Brown, Margaret

Wise-Brown, Margaret 1910-1952

Wise, Margaret Brown

Wise, Margaret Brown 1910-1952

בראון, מרגרט ויז 1910־1952

ויז בראון, מרגרט

מרגרט וייז בראון סופרת ילדים אמריקאית

براون، مارجريت وايز 1910-1952

مارجريت وايز براون

مارغريت وايز براون كاتبة ومحررة قصص اطفال أمريكية

مارقارت شراب براون

মার্গারেট ওয়াইস ব্রাউন

മാർഗരറ്റ് വൈസ് ബ്രൌൺ

맥도날드, 골든 1910-1952

브라운, 마가렛 와이즈 1910-1952

브라운, 마거릿 와이즈 1910-1952

세이지, 주니퍼 1910-1952

헤이, 티모시 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

マーガレット・ワイズ・ブラウン

瑪格莉特·懷絲·布朗

瑪格莉特·懷絲布朗

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