WorldCat Identities

Rounds, Glen 1906-2002

Overview
Works: 243 works in 591 publications in 5 languages and 55,594 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Fiction  Humor  Poetry  Tall tales  History  Legends  Biography  Picture books 
Roles: Author, Illustrator
Classifications: PZ10.3.R76, E
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Most widely held works by Glen Rounds
The blind colt by Glen Rounds( Book )

29 editions published between 1941 and 1996 in 3 languages and held by 1,773 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Relates the adventures of a blind colt as he roams with a band of mustangs and is eventually adopted and trained as a saddle horse by ten-year-old Whitey
Ol' Paul, the mighty logger : being a true account of the seemingly incredible exploits and inventions of the great Paul Bunyan by Glen Rounds( Book )

23 editions published between 1936 and 1988 in English and held by 1,683 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ten tales of Paul Bunyan including how he built the Rockies, how the rain fell up one spring, and how Paul stops a river from whistling
A twister of twists, a tangler of tongues; tongue twisters by Alvin Schwartz( Book )

17 editions published between 1972 and 1992 in English and held by 1,388 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of tongue twisters, both traditional and new in prose and verse
Tall tale America : a legendary history of our humorous heroes by Walter Blair( Book )

15 editions published between 1944 and 1951 in English and German and held by 1,361 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The stories of American tall tale heroes--Johnny Appleseed, Paul Bunyan, Pecos Bill, and others
Whoppers : tall tales and other lies by Alvin Schwartz( Book )

7 editions published between 1975 and 1994 in English and held by 1,345 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of tall tales involving animals, the weather, narrow escapes, and many other topics
Sod houses on the Great Plains by Glen Rounds( Book )

2 editions published in 1995 in English and held by 1,201 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The first homesteaders on the Great Plains found an almost treeless land, so had to use the prairie sod as building material
The three billy goats Gruff by Glen Rounds( Book )

3 editions published in 1993 in English and held by 1,181 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Retells the folktale about three billy goats who trick a troll that lives under a bridge
Cowboys by Glen Rounds( Book )

1 edition published in 1991 in English and held by 1,077 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Follows a cowboy from sunup to bedtime as he rounds up cattle, kills a rattlesnake, and plays cards in the bunkhouse after dinner
Cross your fingers, spit in your hat; superstitions and other beliefs by Alvin Schwartz( Book )

6 editions published between 1974 and 1994 in English and held by 1,077 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explains superstitions about such topics as love and marriage, money, ailments, travel, the weather, and death
Tomfoolery: trickery and foolery with words by Alvin Schwartz( Book )

7 editions published between 1973 and 1994 in English and held by 977 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Entertain friends with these riddles, wisecracks, and practical jokes
Blind outlaw by Glen Rounds( Book )

7 editions published in 1980 in English and French and held by 958 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A blind outlaw horse is tamed by a boy who can not speak
Once we had a horse by Glen Rounds( Book )

3 editions published between 1971 and 1996 in English and held by 945 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Several children who live on a ranch in Montana spend the summer playing with a gentle old horse which had been left in their yard
I know an old lady who swallowed a fly by Glen Rounds( Book )

4 editions published in 1990 in English and held by 926 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A cumulative folk song in which the solution proves worse than the predicament when an old lady swallows a fly
Witcracks: jokes and jests from American folklore by Alvin Schwartz( Book )

8 editions published between 1973 and 1993 in English and held by 873 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Traces the history and gives examples of puns, shaggy-dog stories, and other jokes from American humor of the nineteenth and twentieth centuries
Haunt Fox by Jim Kjelgaard( Book )

6 editions published between 1954 and 2012 in English and held by 850 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Haunt Fox is the outlaw fox everyone wants to hunt, including young Jack Conway and his foxhoud Thunder
Stolen pony by Glen Rounds( Book )

11 editions published between 1948 and 2001 in English and held by 838 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When horse thieves observe that a dog that is the constant companion of their newly "acquired" spotted pony is actually the animal's Seeing-Eye dog, they turn them both loose in the Badlands
Three little pigs and the big bad wolf by Glen Rounds( Book )

3 editions published between 1992 and 1993 in English and held by 832 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Relates the adventures of three little pigs who leave home to seek their fortunes and how they deal with the big bad wolf
Squash pie by Wilson Gage( Book )

4 editions published between 1976 and 1980 in English and held by 818 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Who stole the main ingredient for the farmer's favorite pie?
Beaver by Glen Rounds( Book )

3 editions published between 1976 and 2000 in English and held by 805 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the physical characteristics, diet, and nighttime activities of the beaver, an expert swimmer and builder
Four dollars and fifty cents by Eric A Kimmel( Book )

3 editions published between 1989 and 1990 in English and held by 799 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

To avoid paying the Widow Macrae the four dollars and fifty cents he owes her, deadbeat cowboy Shorty Long plays dead and almost gets buried alive
 
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Sod houses on the Great Plains
Alternative Names
Glen Rounds author and illustrator

Rounds, Glen Harold 1906-2002

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Ol' Paul, the mighty logger : being a true account of the seemingly incredible exploits and inventions of the great Paul BunyanWhoppers : tall tales and other liesSod houses on the Great PlainsThe three billy goats GruffCowboysOnce we had a horseI know an old lady who swallowed a flyHaunt Fox