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Miller-Brody Productions

Overview
Works: 637 works in 930 publications in 1 language and 7,058 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Children's films  Biography  Fiction  Film adaptations  Drama  Christmas films  Animated films  Short films  Criticism, interpretation, etc 
Classifications: PZ7, 372.6
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Miller-Brody Productions
The Polar express by Chris Van Allsburg( Visual )

3 editions published in 1988 in English and held by 218 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 )

6 editions published between 1979 and 1980 in English and held by 117 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 100 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
Sarah, plain and tall( Visual )

2 editions published in 1988 in English and held by 95 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When their father invites a mail-order bride to come and live with them in their prairie home, Caleb and Anna are captivated by their new mother and hope that she will stay
Who's Dr. Seuss? meet Ted Geisel( Visual )

2 editions published between 1981 and 1991 in English and held by 89 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 80 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( Visual )

3 editions published in 1988 in English and held by 78 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Humorous story of unruly king who refuses to leave his bathtub and rule his kingdom
Arthur's Thanksgiving( Visual )

1 edition published in 1983 in English and held by 72 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( Visual )

5 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 )

3 editions published between 1980 and 1981 in English and held by 67 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Traces Laura Ingalls Wilder's life just as she tells it in the Little house books with explanatory narration. Visuals include maps, family photographs, photographs of Laura's homes as they are restored today, and artist's interpretation of her life from the illustrations of her books
Arnold Lobel( Visual )

3 editions published between 1986 and 1991 in English and held by 64 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
A Wrinkle in time by Madeleine L'Engle( Visual )

3 editions published between 1972 and 1974 in English and held by 61 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
The Sign of the beaver( Visual )

2 editions published in 1988 in English and held by 61 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
Jumanji( Visual )

1 edition published in 1988 in English and held by 60 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
Arthur celebrates the holidays( Visual )

2 editions published in 1985 in English and held by 57 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents five stories based on the books by Marc Brown. Cartoonlike characters experience various seasonal festivities
Henry and Mudge in the green time( Visual )

5 editions published between 1988 and 1989 in English and held by 56 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

For Henry and his dog Mudge, summer means picnics and al l the fun that comes with them
A Chair for my mother( Visual )

3 editions published between 1982 and 1983 in English and held by 55 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
Meet Leo Lionni( Visual )

1 edition published in 1992 in English and held by 54 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

At nearly 50 years of age, Lionni began his career as an award winning children's book author and illustrator. This video portrays his lifelong fascination with nature and art
Meet Jack Prelutsky( Visual )

1 edition published in 1991 in English and held by 54 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Shows children's author Jack Prelutsky, both performing and discussing how he creates his wacky poetry
The Relatives came by Cynthia Rylant( Visual )

1 edition published in 1988 in English and held by 49 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The relatives come to visit from Virginia and everyone has a wonderful time
 
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Languages
English (56)