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Viking Press

Overview
Works: 899 works in 1,059 publications in 1 language and 123,160 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Fiction  Picture books  History  Biography  Folklore  Fairy tales  Biographies  Short stories  Toy and movable books 
Roles: Publisher, Printer, Distributor, Editor, Correspondent
Classifications: PZ7.M1336, E
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Viking Press
Cowboy & Octopus by Jon Scieszka( Book )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 4,244 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Although Cowboy and Octopus have different opinions about beans and knock-knock jokes, their friendship endures
The Stinky Cheese Man and other fairly stupid tales by Jon Scieszka( Book )

2 editions published in 1992 in English and held by 4,077 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Madcap revisions of familiar fairy tales
Ox-cart man by Donald Hall( Book )

2 editions published in 1979 in English and held by 3,627 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the day-to-day life throughout the changing seasons of an early 19th-century New England family
The true story of the 3 little pigs by Jon Scieszka( Book )

2 editions published in 1989 in English and held by 3,613 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Retelling of the Story of the Three Pigs from the point of view of Alexander T. Wolf. He claims the media have distorted the real story of what happened when he went to the pigs next door for a cup of sugar
Math curse by Jon Scieszka( Book )

1 edition published in 1995 in English and held by 3,601 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When the teacher tells her class that they can think of almost everything as a math problem, one student acquires a math anxiety which becomes a real curse
Arrow to the sun : a Pueblo Indian tale by Gerald McDermott( Book )

1 edition published in 1974 in English and held by 3,512 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An adaptation of the Pueblo Indian myth which explains how the spirit of the Lord of the Sun was brought to the world of men
They were strong and good by Robert Lawson( Book )

2 editions published between 1940 and 1968 in English and held by 3,376 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Illustrated t.-p. and lining papers. "This is the story of my mother and my father and of their fathers and mothers."--Foreword. "First published September 1940." Relates the story of the author's grandparents and parents, who, though not famous, helped build the United States
Marching for freedom : walk together, children, and don't you grow weary by Elizabeth Partridge( Book )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 3,326 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This book recounts the three months of protest that took place before Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.'s landmark march from Selma, Alabama, to Montgomery to promote equal rights and help African-Americans earn the right to vote
The summer of the swans by Betsy Cromer Byars( Book )

1 edition published in 1970 in English and held by 3,310 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A teenage girl gains new insight into herself and her family when her mentally handicapped brother gets lost
The glorious flight : across the Channel with Louis Blériot, July 25, 1909 by Alice Provensen( Book )

2 editions published in 1983 in English and held by 3,035 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Biography of the man whose fascination with flying machines produced the Bleriot XI, which crossed the English Channel in thirty-seven minutes in the early 1900's
There was an old lady who swallowed a fly by Simms Taback( Book )

2 editions published in 1997 in English and held by 2,913 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents the traditional version of a famous American folk poem first heard in the U.S. in the 1940's with illustrations on die-cut pages that reveal all that the old lady swallows
Alphabet city by Stephen Johnson( Book )

1 edition published in 1995 in English and held by 2,665 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The urban landscape will never look the same again. As Stephen T. Johnson demonstrates in a series of strikingly realistic pastels and watercolors, a simple sawhorse can contain the letter "A" - while lampposts alongside a highway can form a row of elegant, soaring Ys. A 1996 Caldecott Honor book, this sophisticated, wordless alphabet book is sure to appeal to young and old alike
Rabbit hill by Robert Lawson( Book )

2 editions published between 1944 and 1951 in English and held by 2,632 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Newbery Medal 1945
Blueberries for Sal by Robert McCloskey( Book )

3 editions published between 1948 and 1976 in English and held by 2,334 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Little Sal and Little Bear both lose their mothers while eating blueberries and almost end up with the other's mother
Time of wonder by Robert McCloskey( Book )

2 editions published in 1957 in English and held by 2,245 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Follows the activities of two children spending their summer vacation on an island off the coast of Maine
The white stag by Kate Seredy( Book )

2 editions published in 1937 in English and held by 2,194 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Retells the legendary story of the Huns' and Magyars' long migration from Asia to Europe where they hope to find a permanent home
Make way for ducklings by Robert McCloskey( Recording )

3 editions published between 1941 and 1969 in English and held by 1,908 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mr. and Mrs. Mallard proudly return to their home in the Boston Public Garden with their eight offspring
This land was made for you and me : the life and songs of Woody Guthrie by Elizabeth Partridge( Book )

1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 1,900 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A biography of Woody Guthrie, a singer who wrote over 3,000 folk songs and ballads as he traveled around the United States, including "This Land is Your Land" and "So Long It's Been Good to Know Yuh."
The passion of Dolssa : a novel by Julie Berry( Book )

1 edition published in 2016 in English and held by 1,536 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In mid-thirteenth century Provence, Dolssa de Stigata is a fervently religious girl who feels the call to preach, condemned by the Inquisition as an "unnatural woman," and hunted by the Dominican Friar Lucien who fears a resurgence of the Albigensian heresy; Botille is a matchmaker trying to protect her sisters from being branded as gypsies or witches--but when she finds the hunted Dolssa dying on a hillside, she feels compelled to protect her, a decision that may cost her everything
Thy friend, Obadiah by Brinton Turkle( Book )

3 editions published between 1969 and 1972 in English and held by 1,501 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A seagull befriends a Quaker boy, much to his embarrassment, and it is not until he has helped the bird that he can accept its friendship
 
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Cowboy & Octopus
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The Stinky Cheese Man and other fairly stupid talesOx-cart manThe true story of the 3 little pigsMath curseArrow to the sun : a Pueblo Indian taleThey were strong and goodMarching for freedom : walk together, children, and don't you grow wearyThe summer of the swans
Alternative Names
Penguin Group. Viking Press.

Viking.

Viking Kestrel.

Viking Penguin.

Viking Penguin Books Ltd.

Viking Press, inc., New York.

Languages
English (60)