WorldCat Identities

Raskin, Ellen

Overview
Works: 139 works in 454 publications in 3 languages and 31,802 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Fiction  Biography  Detective and mystery fiction  Young adult works  Poetry  Stories in rhyme  Folklore  Christmas stories  Humorous fiction 
Roles: Author, Illustrator, Author of introduction, Composer, Other, Bookjacket designer
Classifications: PZ7.R1817, FIC
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Ellen Raskin
The Westing game by Ellen Raskin( Book )

80 editions published between 1978 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 7,137 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The mysterious death of an eccentric millionaire brings together an unlikely assortment of heirs who must uncover the circumstances of his death before they can claim their inheritance
Figgs & phantoms by Ellen Raskin( Book )

26 editions published between 1974 and 2014 in English and Chinese and held by 2,099 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Chronicles the adventures of the unusual Figg family after they left show business and settled in the town of Pineapple
The mysterious disappearance of Leon (I mean Noel) by Ellen Raskin( Book )

25 editions published between 1971 and 2011 in English and held by 1,562 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The disappearance of her husband is only the first of the mysteries Mrs. Carillon must solve
The Westing game by Ellen Raskin( Recording )

22 editions published between 1978 and 2011 in English and held by 1,391 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The mysterious death of an eccentric millionaire brings together an unlikely assortment of heirs who must uncover the circumstances of his death before they can claim their inheritance
Piping down the valleys wild; poetry for the young of all ages by Nancy Larrick( Book )

14 editions published between 1968 and 2000 in English and held by 1,255 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An anthology of poems grouped in sixteen parts, each devoted to a particular subject such as animals, seasons, holidays, and people
The tattooed potato and other clues by Ellen Raskin( Book )

18 editions published between 1975 and 2014 in English and Spanish and held by 1,237 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Answering an advertisement for an artist's assistant involves seventeen-year-old Dickory Dock in several mysteries and their ultimate solutions
Nothing ever happens on my block by Ellen Raskin( Book )

16 editions published between 1966 and 1989 in English and held by 991 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

As Chester sits and complains about the boring block where he lives all sorts of exciting, and even strange, things are going on behind his back
Spectacles by Ellen Raskin( Book )

16 editions published between 1968 and 1989 in English and Undetermined and held by 962 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A nearsighted little girl talks about and shows some of the unusual things she saw before being fitted with glasses
Shrieks at midnight : macabre poems, eerie and humorous by Sara Westbrook Brewton( Book )

2 editions published in 1969 in English and held by 941 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of humorous poems about death, doom, ghosts, and other eeried subjects
A child's Christmas in Wales by Dylan Thomas( Book )

31 editions published between 1954 and 2007 in English and held by 914 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A Welsh poet recalls the celebration of Christmas in Wales and the feelings it evoked in him as a child
We Dickinsons : the life of Emily Dickinson as seen through the eyes of her brother Austin by Aileen Fisher( Book )

3 editions published in 1965 in English and held by 783 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes Emily Dickinson's devotion to reading, gardening, and writing hundreds of poems
Who, said Sue, said whoo? by Ellen Raskin( Book )

10 editions published between 1973 and 1979 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 759 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Cumulative verse reveals the sounds made by various animals, but who said chitter-chitter-chatter?
Ellen Grae by Vera Cleaver( Book )

1 edition published in 1967 in English and held by 728 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A gentle recluse tells Ellen that as a child he saw both his parents die of rattlesnake bites in the swamp, and buried them there. No one else knows this terrible secret, and Ellen must decide whether to tell it
Come along! by Rebecca Caudill( Book )

4 editions published between 1969 and 1972 in English and held by 662 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Thirty Haiku reflect a scene or thought about nature
Twenty-two, twenty-three by Ellen Raskin( Book )

3 editions published in 1976 in English and held by 660 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

All the animals have advice for mouse on what to wear and what not to wear for the special holiday greeting on Twenty-two, Twenty-three
And it rained by Ellen Raskin( Book )

7 editions published between 1969 and 1977 in English and held by 604 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Every afternoon in the rain forest the pig, the parrot, and the potto meet for tea; and every afternoon a rainstorm spoils their party until the potto has an idea
A paper zoo : a collection of animal poems by modern American poets by Renée Karol Weiss( Book )

3 editions published between 1968 and 1987 in English and held by 600 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of sophisticated animal poems by well known poets about such things as naming cats, a singing bird, and a slow-moving sloth
Ghost in a four-room apartment by Ellen Raskin( Book )

5 editions published between 1969 and 1979 in English and held by 547 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A mischievous poltergeist describes the havoc he creates in the life of a family living in a four-room apartment as more and more relatives arrive and add to the confusion
Moose, Goose, and Little Nobody by Ellen Raskin( Book )

7 editions published between 1974 and 1980 in English and held by 520 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When a red roof with a little lost animal lands at their feet, Moose and Goose help the little creature find its home, mother, and identity
Inatuk's friend by Suzanne Stark Morrow( Book )

3 editions published in 1968 in English and Undetermined and held by 503 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When the hunting is poor and his family decides to move to town, an Eskimo boy is unhappy because he must leave his best friend
 
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The Westing game
Alternative Names
Ellen Raskin American writer and illustrator

Ellen Raskin Amerikaans schrijfster (1928-1984)

Raskin, E. 1928-1984

Raskin, Ellen Ermingard, 1928-1984

אלן רסקין

라스킨, 엘렌

Languages
English (291)

Chinese (13)

Spanish (3)

Covers
Figgs & phantomsThe mysterious disappearance of Leon (I mean Noel)Piping down the valleys wild; poetry for the young of all agesThe tattooed potato and other cluesSpectaclesA child's Christmas in Wales