WorldCat Identities

Krush, Joe

Overview
Works: 111 works in 480 publications in 4 languages and 44,448 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Juvenile works  Fantasy fiction  Action and adventure fiction  Romance fiction  History  Historical fiction  Detective and mystery fiction  Fantasy fiction, English  Young adult works 
Roles: Illustrator, Animator
Classifications: PZ7.N8248, FIC
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works about Joe Krush
 
Most widely held works by Joe Krush
The Borrowers by Mary Norton( Book )

67 editions published between 1952 and 2011 in English and Korean and held by 7,261 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Miniature people who live in an old country house by borrowing things from the humans are forced to emigrate from their home under the clock
Miracles on Maple Hill by Virginia Sorensen( Book )

24 editions published between 1956 and 2003 in 3 languages and held by 4,808 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After her father returns from the war moody and tired, Marly's family decides to move from the city to Maple Hill Farm in the Pennsylvania countryside where they share many adventures which help restore their spirits and their bond with each other
The Borrowers afloat by Mary Norton( Book )

30 editions published between 1959 and 2011 in English and held by 3,201 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Borrowers, a family of miniature people, journey down a drain, live briefly in a teakettle, and are swept away in a flood before finding a new home. Sequel to "The Borrowers Afield."
The Borrowers afield by Mary Norton( Book )

34 editions published between 1955 and 2011 in English and held by 3,162 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The further adventures of the family of miniature people who, after losing their home under the kitchen floor of an old English house, are forced to move out to the fields
Emily's runaway imagination by Beverly Cleary( Book )

23 editions published between 1961 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 3,047 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Emily decides that the town of Pitchfork needs a library, and comes up with a plan to make it happen. Can she make her dream come true?
Gone-Away Lake by Elizabeth Enright( Book )

26 editions published between 1957 and 2008 in English and held by 2,716 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Portia and her cousin Julian discover adventure in a hidden colony of forgotten summer houses on the shores of a swampy lake
The borrowers aloft by Mary Norton( Book )

14 editions published between 1961 and 2003 in English and held by 2,001 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The borrowers, a family of tiny people, are kidnapped from their home in little Fordham and held captive in an attic
Fifteen by Beverly Cleary( Book )

12 editions published between 1956 and 1991 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,378 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A fifteen-year-old girl realizes after she makes a fool of herself that there is no such thing as instant maturity
Return to Gone-Away by Elizabeth Enright( Book )

19 editions published between 1961 and 2017 in English and held by 1,347 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Eleven-year-old Portia and her family return with cousin Julian to the site they visited the previous summer, this time to take possession of a large Victorian house, unoccupied for fifty years and full of treasures and secrets
All-of-a-kind family by Sydney Taylor( Book )

12 editions published between 1972 and 2001 in English and held by 1,105 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The further adventures of five sisters and their brother growing up on New York's East Side in the early twentieth century
Poor Stainless : a new story about the Borrowers by Mary Norton( Book )

5 editions published between 1966 and 1985 in English and held by 1,005 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tragedy is feared when the youngest of a family of miniature people is discovered missing
Jean and Johnny by Beverly Cleary( Book )

7 editions published between 1959 and 1991 in English and held by 999 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

It should be the happiest moment of Jean's life -- instead of the most embarrassing. Why couldn't she have been ready when the best-looking, most popular boy in the school asked her to dance?
The Borrowers aloft : with the short tale, Poor Stainless by Mary Norton( Book )

16 editions published between 1961 and 2011 in English and held by 784 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Pod, Homily, and Arrietty Clock -- the family of tiny Borrowers -- think they have at last found an ideal home. They've moved into a house in a miniature village built as a hobby by a retired railroad man. The village is the perfect size for the Borrowers, and after the hardships they've faced, the Clocks gratefully settle into the luxury of having a "proper" house. The easy life makes them careless. Or, rather, it makes Arrietty careless. She befriends a "human bean," and the next thing Arrietty knows, she and her family have been kidnapped. Their captors are a greedy married couple, called the Platters, who have big plans for the little people. They have created their own miniature village in a glass case and plan to imprison the Borrowers within -- like animals in a zoo -- for the rest of their lives
A spell is cast by Eleanor Cameron( Book )

4 editions published between 1964 and 1991 in English and held by 551 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

During her visit to Tarnhelm, a huge old house on the California coast, Cory Winterslow discovers the secret of her past
The terrible churnadryne by Eleanor Cameron( Book )

5 editions published between 1959 and 1972 in English and held by 457 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When Tom and Jennifer see a mysterious shape on San Lorenzo mountain, they decide it is a monster known as the churnadryne
The secret of the crazy quilt by Florence Hightower( Book )

1 edition published in 1972 in English and held by 412 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

During a prolonged visit at their Massachusetts family home during the winter of 1944-45, Jerry and her aunt try to unravel the mysterious events of another vacation visit twenty years before
Petey by Betty Cavanna( Book )

1 edition published in 1973 in English and held by 395 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young boy has some unusual adventures with his Great Dane when they move from a farm to a small house in a development
Ol' Dan Tucker by John Langstaff( Book )

5 editions published in 1963 in English and held by 391 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An illustrated version of the American folk song relating the antics of a lively banjo player
Body in the Brillstone garage by Florence Parry Heide( Book )

2 editions published between 1980 and 1983 in English and held by 376 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Liza discovers a body wearing Mr. Greening's jogging jacket, but when she returns to the scene with a friend, the body is gone and later, Mr. Greening is wearing the jacket. Is he a murderer?
The swapping boy by John Langstaff( Book )

4 editions published between 1960 and 1962 in English and held by 332 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Words and music of an old Appalachian Mountain trading song
 
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The Borrowers
Alternative Names
Krush, Joe & Beth

Krush, Joseph 1918-

クラッシュ, ジョー

Languages
English (308)

Swedish (1)

Korean (1)

Dutch (1)

Covers
Miracles on Maple HillThe Borrowers afloatThe Borrowers afieldEmily's runaway imaginationGone-Away LakeThe borrowers aloftFifteenReturn to Gone-Away