WorldCat Identities

Brown, Margaret Wise 1910-1952

Overview
Works: 905 works in 3,681 publications in 13 languages and 144,800 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Juvenile works  Picture books  Stories in rhyme  Board books  Poetry  Christmas fiction  Children's audiobooks  Bible stories  Big books 
Subject Headings: Authors, American 
Roles: Author, Creator, Bibliographic antecedent, Originator, Other, Lyricist
Classifications: PZ7.B8163, E
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Most widely held works about Margaret Wise Brown
 
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Goodnight moon by Margaret Wise Brown( Book )

283 editions published between 1947 and 2018 in 8 languages and held by 12,772 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 )

162 editions published between 1900 and 2019 in 10 languages and held by 7,125 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A little rabbit tells his mother how he will run away, and she assures him she will always be right behind him
Big red barn by Margaret Wise Brown( Book )

54 editions published between 1954 and 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 4,121 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

29 editions published between 1952 and 2016 in English and Japanese and held by 2,933 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 )

72 editions published between 1947 and 2018 in 4 languages and held by 2,678 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A lonely little bunny finds an egg, and when it hatches into a duckling, they become friends
Two little trains by Margaret Wise Brown( Book )

29 editions published between 1949 and 2006 in 3 languages and held by 2,431 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

40 editions published between 1938 and 2018 in 4 languages and held by 2,265 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
A child's good night book by Margaret Wise Brown( Book )

36 editions published between 1943 and 1996 in English and Japanese and held by 2,197 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Animals, people, and things become quiet and sleep when night comes
On Christmas Eve by Margaret Wise Brown( Book )

36 editions published between 1938 and 2003 in 4 languages and held by 2,190 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
Home for a bunny by Margaret Wise Brown( Book )

57 editions published between 1956 and 2018 in 4 languages and held by 2,180 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A bunny searches the spring-time forest for a home of his own
The important book by Margaret Wise Brown( Book )

26 editions published between 1949 and 2017 in 3 languages and held by 2,177 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
My world by Margaret Wise Brown( Book )

32 editions published between 1949 and 2008 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,120 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

32 editions published between 1949 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 2,056 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 )

27 editions published between 1959 and 2018 in 3 languages and held by 2,053 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 1,939 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 )

23 editions published between 1954 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 1,893 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
The fierce yellow pumpkin by Margaret Wise Brown( Book )

7 editions published between 2003 and 2006 in English and held by 1,679 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
Where have you been? by Margaret Wise Brown( Book )

25 editions published between 1952 and 2004 in English and held by 1,643 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In rhyming verse, various animals tell where they have been
A child's good morning book by Margaret Wise Brown( Book )

16 editions published between 1952 and 2016 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,566 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

As the sun rises, birds, horses, rabbits, flowers, bugs, and finally children get up to start their day
Another important book by Margaret Wise Brown( Book )

10 editions published between 1999 and 2007 in English and held by 1,520 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Illustrations and simple rhyming text describe how a child grows from ages one through six
 
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WorldCat IdentitiesRelated Identities
Goodnight moon
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The runaway bunnyBig red barnChristmas in the barnThe golden egg bookTwo little trainsThe dead birdA child's good night bookOn Christmas Eve
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, Margaret Wise, 1910-1952

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

Hurd Edith Tracher.

MacDonald Golden

Macdonald, Golden 1910-1952

Margaret Brown

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

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

בראון, מרגרט ויז 1910־1952

ויז בראון, מרגרט

براون، مارجريت وايز 1910-1952

مارغريت براون

مارقارت شراب براون

মার্গারেট ওয়াইস ব্রাউন

മാർഗരറ്റ് വൈസ് ബ്രൌൺ

마가렛 와이즈, 브라운 1910-1952

마거릿 와이즈, 브라운 1910-1952

브라운, 마가렛 와이즈 1910-1952

브라운, 마거릿 와이즈 1910-1952

ブラウン, M. W

ブラウン, マ-ガレット ワイズ 1910-1952

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

布朗, 玛格丽特・怀茲

瑪格莉特·懷絲·布朗

瑪格莉特·懷絲布朗

Languages
English (1,026)

Spanish (51)

Japanese (16)

Chinese (13)

Hebrew (9)

Korean (6)

French (4)

Hmong (3)

Afrikaans (2)

Vietnamese (1)

Danish (1)

Thai (1)

Russian (1)