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Viking Press

Overview
Works: 831 works in 985 publications in 1 language and 110,240 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Fiction  Picture books  History  Biography  Folklore  Fairy tales  Biographies  Short stories  Toy and movable books 
Roles: Publisher, Printer, Editor, Correspondent
Classifications: PZ7.M1336, E
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Viking Press
The Stinky Cheese Man and other fairly stupid tales by Jon Scieszka( Book )

2 editions published in 1992 in English and held by 4,141 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 3,673 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 )

1 edition published in 1989 in English and held by 3,671 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The wolf gives his own outlandish version of what really happened when he tangled with the three little pigs
Arrow to the sun : a Pueblo Indian tale by Gerald McDermott( Book )

1 edition published in 1974 in English and held by 3,542 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 3,384 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Relates the story of the author's grandparents and parents, who, though not famous, helped build the United States
The summer of the swans by Betsy Cromer Byars( Book )

1 edition published in 1970 in English and held by 3,377 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A teen-age girl gains new insight into herself and her family when her mentally retarded brother is lost. Newbery medal winner. Grades 5-8. c1970
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 3,345 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 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 3,051 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A biography of the man whose fascination with flying machines produced the Bleriot XI, which in 1909 became the first heavier-than-air machine to fly the English Channel
There was an old lady who swallowed a fly by Simms Taback( Book )

2 editions published in 1997 in English and held by 2,952 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 2,714 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 )

1 edition published in 1944 in English and held by 2,605 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 2,411 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Caldecott Honor Book What happens when Sal and her mother meet a mother bear and her cubA beloved classic is born! Kuplink, kuplank, kuplunk! Sal and her mother a picking blueberries to can for the winter. But when Sal wanders to the other side of Blueberry Hill, she discovers a mama bear preparing for her own long winter. Meanwhile Sal's mother is being followed by a small bear with a big appetite for berries! Will each mother go home with the right little oneWith its expressive line drawings and charming story, Blueberries for Sal has won readers' hearts since its first publication in 1948. "The adventures of a little girl and a baby bear while hunting for blueberries with their mothers one bright summer day. All the color and flavor of the sea and pine-covered Maine countryside."--School Library Journal, starred review
Time of wonder by Robert McCloskey( Book )

2 editions published in 1957 in English and held by 2,263 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 2,228 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
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 1,915 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 1,534 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 1,511 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
The story of Ferdinand by Munro Leaf( Book )

1 edition published in 1936 in English and held by 1,507 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ferdinand, a bull, loves to smell the flowers
Brandeis : a free man's life by Alpheus Thomas Mason( Book )

1 edition published in 1946 in English and held by 1,463 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The ghost belonged to me : a novel by Richard Peck( Book )

1 edition published in 1975 in English and held by 1,401 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In 1913 in the Midwest a quartet of characters share adventures from exploding steamboats to "exorcizing" a ghost
 
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Ox-cart manThe true story of the 3 little pigsArrow to the sun : a Pueblo Indian taleThey were strong and goodThe summer of the swansMarching for freedom : walk together, children, and don't you grow wearyThe glorious flight : across the Channel with Louis Blériot, July 25, 1909There was an old lady who swallowed a fly
Alternative Names
Penguin Group. Viking Press.

Viking.

Viking Penguin.

Viking Penguin Books Ltd.

Viking Press, inc., New York.

Languages
English (56)