WorldCat Identities

Brown, Margaret Wise 1910-1952

Overview
Works: 704 works in 3,001 publications in 14 languages and 142,340 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Juvenile works  Stories in rhyme  Picture books  Board books  Poetry  Children's audiobooks  Television adaptations  Children's television programs  Drama 
Subject Headings: Authors, American 
Roles: Author, Creator, Bibliographic antecedent, Originator
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 )

245 editions published between 1947 and 2017 in 9 languages and held by 13,154 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 )

159 editions published between 1900 and 2017 in 10 languages and held by 8,321 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 )

52 editions published between 1954 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 5,029 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 )

27 editions published between 1952 and 2016 in English and Japanese and held by 2,797 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 )

58 editions published between 1947 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 2,697 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
My world by Margaret Wise Brown( Book )

28 editions published between 1949 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 2,623 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A little bunny delights in all the familiar things in his daily life
Two little trains by Margaret Wise Brown( Book )

20 editions published between 1949 and 2006 in English and Korean and held by 2,495 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two little trains, one streamline, the other old fashioned, puff, puff, puff, and chug, chug chug, on their way West
On Christmas Eve by Margaret Wise Brown( Book )

30 editions published between 1938 and 2000 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,261 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
A child's good night book by Margaret Wise Brown( Book )

37 editions published between 1943 and 1996 in English and Japanese and held by 2,251 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Animals, people, and things become quiet and sleep when night comes
The important book by Margaret Wise Brown( Book )

20 editions published between 1949 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 2,189 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
The dead bird by Margaret Wise Brown( Book )

30 editions published between 1938 and 2016 in English and Japanese and held by 2,166 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
A pussycat's Christmas by Margaret Wise Brown( Book )

29 editions published between 1949 and 2009 in 4 languages and held by 2,132 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Pussycat knows Christmas if coming, plays in the snow, and watches the Christmas preparations
Home for a bunny by Margaret Wise Brown( Book )

41 editions published between 1956 and 2016 in English and Spanish and held by 2,106 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

19 editions published between 1959 and 2007 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,092 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

18 editions published between 1998 and 2005 in English and held by 1,950 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 )

17 editions published between 1954 and 2009 in English and Afrikaans 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
Where have you been? by Margaret Wise Brown( Book )

23 editions published between 1952 and 2004 in English and Japanese and held by 1,705 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In rhyming verse, various animals tell where they have been
The fierce yellow pumpkin by Margaret Wise Brown( Book )

4 editions published between 2003 and 2006 in English and held by 1,681 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
Another important book by Margaret Wise Brown( Book )

8 editions published between 1999 and 2007 in English and held by 1,577 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Illustrations and simple rhyming text describe how a child grows from ages one through six
Bunny's noisy book by Margaret Wise Brown( Book )

10 editions published between 2000 and 2002 in 4 languages and held by 1,562 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A little bunny listens to noises all around him and then makes some of his own
 
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WorldCat IdentitiesRelated Identities
Goodnight moon
Alternative Names

controlled identityHay, Timothy, 1910-1952

controlled identityMacDonald, Golden, 1910-1952

controlled identitySage, Juniper

Braʼun, Margareṭ Vaiz 1910-1952

Brown M.-W. 1910-1952

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

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 Brown

Margaret Wise Brown Amerikaans schrijfster (1910-1952)

Margaret Wise Brown amerikansk författare

Margaret Wise Brown amerikansk skribent

Pu-lang, Ma-ko-li-tʻe 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

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

瑪格莉特·懷絲·布朗

玛格莉特·怀丝布朗

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The runaway bunnyBig red barnChristmas in the barnThe golden egg bookMy worldTwo little trainsOn Christmas EveA child's good night book