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Miller-Brody Productions

Overview
Works: 527 works in 939 publications in 2 languages and 6,851 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Juvenile works  Children's films  Made-for-TV movies  Television adaptations  Film adaptations  Fiction  Historical films  Biography  Children's television programs 
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Most widely held works by Miller-Brody Productions
The Polar express by Chris Van Allsburg( Visual )

5 editions published between 1988 and 2000 in English and held by 210 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A magical train ride on Christmas Eve takes a boy to the North Pole to receive a special gift from Santa Claus
Beverly Cleary( Visual )

5 editions published between 1979 and 1980 in English and held by 113 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 95 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 )

6 editions published between 1978 and 1991 in English and held by 91 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 his wife, Anita
Sarah plain and tall by Patricia MacLachlan( Visual )

2 editions published in 1988 in English and held by 91 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"In the year 1910, New Englander Sarah Wheaton answers an ad for a mail-order bride placed by Kansas farmer Jacob Witting, a widower rearing two children. She begins a 30 day trial period as their guest and enthusiastically assumes all motherly responsibilities. As the days pass, this lonely, motherless family gradually opens their hearts to Sarah and slowly comes to terms with their painful past. Their lives again become spontaneous and magical. Love and respect replace fear and distrust as they join together as a family"--Container
Who's Dr. Seuss? : meet Ted Geisel( Visual )

2 editions published between 1981 and 1991 in English and held by 86 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
Cynthia Rylant( Visual )

4 editions published in 1990 in English and held by 76 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 70 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tells the story of a fun-loving king who refuses to get out of his bathtub to rule his kingdom
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 )

7 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
Jumanji by Chris Van Allsburg( Visual )

3 editions published between 1985 and 1988 in English and held by 68 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Left on their own for an afternoon, two bored and restless children find more excitement than they bargained for in a mysterious and mystical jungle adventure board game
Saint George and the dragon by Cosmè Tura( Visual )

4 editions published between 1985 and 1991 in English and Spanish and held by 66 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
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
Laura Ingalls Wilder( Visual )

4 editions published between 1980 and 1981 in English and held by 64 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
A chair for my mother by Vera B Williams( Visual )

5 editions published between 1982 and 1991 in English and Spanish and held by 63 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A child, her waitress mother, and her grandmother save their dimes to buy a comfortable armchair after their furniture is burned 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
Rumpelstiltskin by Society for Visual Education( 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 57 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tells the story of a fictional character named Little Wolf, whose explorations take him to a legendary herd of buffalo rising from the lake. The story climaxes with Little Wolf leading the buffalo on an attack
Henry and Mudge in the green time( Visual )

5 editions published between 1988 and 1989 in English and held by 54 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

For Henry and his dog Mudge, summer means going on a picnic in the park, taking a bath under a garden hose, and going to the top of the big green hill
Arthur celebrates the holidays( Visual )

2 editions published in 1985 in English and held by 53 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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