WorldCat Identities

Bodecker, N. M.

Overview
Works: 106 works in 460 publications in 7 languages and 19,603 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Juvenile works  Fantasy fiction  Poetry  Nonsense verse  Picture books  Nursery rhymes  Time-travel fiction  Nature poetry  Limericks 
Roles: Author, Illustrator, Translator, Other
Classifications: PZ7.E115, FIC
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works about N. M Bodecker
 
Most widely held works by N. M Bodecker
Half magic by Edward Eager( Book )

40 editions published between 1954 and 2016 in English and held by 2,810 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Faced with a dull summer in the city, Jane, Mark, Katharine, and Martha suddenly find themselves involved in a series of extraordinary adventures after Jane discovers an ordinary-looking coin that seems to grant wishes. Edward Eager's hilarious and heartwarming Half Magic has been working wizardry on young readers for fifty years. To celebrate the golden anniversary of this enduringly popular story, a deluxe edition of the book has been created. It features the original jacket, a ribbon marker, two-color printing, and a new introduction by Jack Gantos, the award-winning author of Joey Pigza Swallowed the Key
The time garden by Edward Eager( Book )

33 editions published between 1959 and 2016 in English and Italian and held by 2,321 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An old well that might be magic affords an exciting summer for the twins, James and Laura, and helps them to right an ancient wrong
Magic by the lake by Edward Eager( Book )

19 editions published between 1957 and 2016 in English and held by 1,792 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

On a vacation, four children find themselves with an entire lake full of magic, which they must tame and learn how to handle in order to find the treasure that waits for them
Seven-day magic by Edward Eager( Book )

24 editions published between 1962 and 2016 in English and Thai and held by 1,658 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A seven-day book of magic proves to be fractious for five children, who must learn the book's rules and tame its magic
Hurry, hurry, Mary dear! by N. M Bodecker( Book )

32 editions published between 1976 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 1,656 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A woman frantically rushes to prepare for the fast-approaching winter while her husband sits idly by
Knight's castle by Edward Eager( Book )

22 editions published between 1956 and 2016 in English and held by 1,303 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Four cousins, Roger, Ann, Eliza, and Jack, have an extraordinary summer when, after an old toy soldier comes to life, they find themselves transported back to the days of Robin Hood and Ivanhoe
The well-wishers by Edward Eager( Book )

16 editions published between 1960 and 2016 in English and Italian and held by 844 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

James, Laura, and Deborah along with their friends Kip, Lydia, and Gordy relate their experiences when the unpredictable old wishing well in the backyard continues to involve them in a variety of magical adventures
It's raining, said John Twaining : Danish nursery rhymes by N. M Bodecker( Book )

19 editions published between 1973 and 1975 in English and Swedish and held by 784 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Nursery rhymes from Denmark including "Three little guinea pigs went to see the king" and "Squire McGuire, how much is your lyre?"
Let's marry said the cherry, and other nonsense poems by N. M Bodecker( Book )

10 editions published between 1974 and 1977 in English and held by 644 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of humorous poems involving word play and absurd animals and people
Snowman sniffles and other verse by N. M Bodecker( Book )

10 editions published between 1983 and 1990 in English and held by 613 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of light and humorous poems
The mushroom center disaster by N. M Bodecker( Book )

13 editions published between 1974 and 2015 in English and held by 507 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When disaster strikes in Beetle's new community, he masterminds a plan to turn bad fortune into progress
The time garden by Edward Eager( Book )

13 editions published between 1958 and 2016 in English and held by 476 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

While spending the summer in a house by the sea, four cousins, Roger, Ann, Eliza, and Jack, discover a bank of wild thyme whose magic propels them on a series of adventures back and forth through time
Carrot holes and frisbee trees by N. M Bodecker( Book )

6 editions published between 1983 and 1985 in English and Undetermined and held by 414 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A gardener and his wife, who want only to grow an ordinary garden and lead simple lives, find their carrots growing larger each year, complicating their lives enormously
Miss Jaster's garden by N. M Bodecker( Book )

21 editions published between 1971 and 2017 in 4 languages and held by 403 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Billedbog i farver om et lille pindsvin, der bor i Miss Jaster's have
Quimble Wood by N. M Bodecker( Book )

7 editions published between 1981 and 2005 in English and held by 381 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Four quimbles, each no bigger than a little finger, fall out of a car in a forest where they must learn to fend for themselves quickly since winter is not far off
A person from Britain whose head was the shape of a mitten and other limericks by N. M Bodecker( Book )

5 editions published in 1980 in English and held by 348 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Absurd limericks by the well-known Danish American author and illustrator
Water pennies and other poems by N. M Bodecker( Book )

3 editions published between 1990 and 1991 in English and held by 341 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of poems featuring such small creatures as the pollywog, snail, moth, and earthworm
A little at a time by David A Adler( Book )

4 editions published between 1976 and 1991 in English and Dutch and held by 296 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Things grow and change a little at a time, as a grandfather explains to his grandson
Sylvester, the mouse with the musical ear by Adelaide Holl( Book )

9 editions published between 1961 and 2001 in English and Italian and held by 269 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Displaced from his country home, a mouse finds lodging in a guitar where a new musical life opens up for him
Pigeon cubes : and other verse by N. M Bodecker( Book )

2 editions published in 1982 in English and held by 268 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of light verse by the well-known Danish-American author and illustrator
 
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Half magic
Alternative Names
Bodecker, N. M.

Bodecker, N. M. 1922-

Bodecker, N. M. 1922-1988

Bodecker, Niels Mogens.

Bodecker, Niels Mogens 1922-1988

보데커, N. M. 1922-

보데커, 닐스 몰겐스 1922-

ボーデッガー, N. M

Languages
English (281)

Swedish (10)

French (6)

Dutch (6)

German (3)

Italian (3)

Thai (1)

Covers
The time gardenMagic by the lakeSeven-day magicHurry, hurry, Mary dear!Knight's castleThe well-wishersThe mushroom center disasterThe time garden