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Miller-Brody Productions

Overview
Works: 525 works in 936 publications in 2 languages and 6,949 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Children's films  Film adaptations  Juvenile works  Animated films  Action and adventure films  Fantasy films  Christmas films  Made-for-TV movies  Television adaptations 
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Most widely held works by Miller-Brody Productions
The Polar Express by Chris Van Allsburg( Visual )

4 editions published between 1988 and 2000 in English and held by 214 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When a doubting young boy takes an extraordinary train ride to the North Pole, he embarks on a journey of self-discovery that shows him that the wonder of life never fades for those who believe
Beverly Cleary( Visual )

5 editions published between 1979 and 1980 in English and held by 114 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An account of how the author's life is related to her books
Julie of the wolves( Visual )

5 editions published between 1974 and 1985 in English and held by 97 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

While running away from home and an unwanted marriage, a thirteen-year-old Eskimo girl becomes lost on the North Slope of Alaska and is befriended by a wolf pack
Arnold Lobel( Visual )

5 editions published between 1978 and 1991 in English and held by 93 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents a visit to the Brooklyn home of author and artist Arnold Lobel, showing his needlework, drawing techniques, and a look at the work of artist's wife, Anita. A video adaptation of the filmstrip, shot on location in 1986
Sarah plain and tall by Patricia MacLachlan( Visual )

2 editions published in 1988 in English and held by 93 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sarah, plain and tall: In this heartwarming, enormously popular family film, a mail-order bride travels to Kansas in 1910 and teaches a lonely family to love again. Skylark: When Sarah's beloved family is tested first by nature and then by a separation, they discover that home is not a piece of land, but a place within the heart. Winter's end: Having abandoned his family decades ago, Palance returns to the farm to reconcile his relationship with his grown son
Who's Dr. Seuss? : meet Ted Geisel( Visual )

2 editions published between 1981 and 1991 in English and held by 88 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Looks at Ted Geisel, better known as Dr. Seuss, and the characters who people his children's books. Traces his career and includes excerpts of an interview with the author-illustrator. A video adaptation of the filmstrip, shot on location in 1980
Cynthia Rylant( Visual )

4 editions published in 1990 in English and held by 78 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In an interview from her home in Kent, Ohio, noted children's book author Cynthia Rylant recalls her childhood experiences and describes how they have become the subjects of her novels and picture books
King Bidgood's in the bathtub by Audrey Wood( Visual )

4 editions published in 1988 in English and held by 73 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Humorous story of unruly king who refuses to leave his bathtub and rule his kingdom
Jumanji by Chris Van Allsburg( Visual )

3 editions published between 1985 and 1988 in English and held by 71 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When Alan Parrish discovers a mysterious board game, he doesn't realize its unimaginable powers until he is magically transported into the untamed jungles of Jumanji! There he remains for 26 years until he is freed from the game's spell by two unsuspecting children. Now a grown man, Alan tries to outwit the game's powerful forces
Arthur's Thanksgiving( Visual )

1 edition published in 1983 in English and held by 70 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presentes a story about a doglike character named Arthur, who finds his role as director of the Thanksgiving play a difficult one, especially since no one will agree to play the turkey
Betsy Byars by Betsy Cromer Byars( Visual )

6 editions published between 1978 and 1991 in English and held by 68 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Examines the life and work of children's author Betsy Byars. Visits with her at her West Virginia home where she discusses the sources of her story ideas and explains why she writes primarily in winter. Includes cassette version of one of her books, The summer of the swans
Laura Ingalls Wilder( Visual )

4 editions published between 1980 and 1981 in English and held by 66 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Recounts the Ingalls family's pioneer life and tells how, at the age of sixty, Laura Ingalls Wilder reflected on her childhood and began writing the Little House books
Beatrix Potter had a pet named Peter( Visual )

4 editions published between 1984 and 1985 in English and held by 65 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A biographical portrait of author Beatrix Potter. Illustrations from her numerous small books are interwoven with facts about the writer's childhood, her study and drawing of wildlife and pets, her creation of picture letters and eventual publication of stories for children, and her escape to the English countryside
Saint George and the dragon by Raphael( Visual )

4 editions published between 1985 and 1991 in English and Spanish and held by 65 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Retells the story in which George slays the dreadful dragon that has been terrorizing the countryside for years and brings peace and joy to the land
A chair for my mother by Vera B Williams( Visual )

5 editions published between 1982 and 1991 in English and Spanish and held by 64 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young girl, her waitress mother, and her grandmother save dimes to buy a comfortable armchair after all their furniture is destroyed in a fire
The sign of the beaver( Visual )

2 editions published in 1988 in English and held by 60 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Left alone to guard the family's wilderness home in eighteenth-century Maine, a boy is hard-pressed to survive until local Indians teach him their skills
A wrinkle in time by Madeleine L'Engle( Visual )

3 editions published between 1972 and 1974 in English and held by 60 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Science fiction fantasy about the disappearance of an atomic physicist on a secret inter-planetary journey, and the adventures his children experience while searching for him
Rumpelstiltskin by Paul Galdone( Visual )

7 editions published between 1986 and 1991 in English and Spanish and held by 58 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tells the story of a strange little man who helps a miller's daughter spin straw into gold for a king on the condition that she will give him her first-born child
Where the buffaloes begin( Visual )

3 editions published between 1982 and 1986 in English and held by 56 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Little Wolf's explorations take him to a legendary herd of buffalo rising from the sacred lake and climaxes with Little Wolf leading the buffalo on an attack
Arthur celebrates the holidays( Visual )

2 editions published in 1985 in English and held by 55 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents five stories based on the books by Marc Brown. Cartoonlike characters experience various seasonal festivities
 
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