WorldCat Identities

Turkle, Brinton

Overview
Works: 101 works in 349 publications in 4 languages and 22,829 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Fiction  Poetry  Picture books  History  Songs  Songs and music  Fairy tales  Biography  Science fiction 
Roles: Author, Illustrator
Classifications: PZ7.T847, E
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works about Brinton Turkle
 
Most widely held works by Brinton Turkle
Thy friend, Obadiah by Brinton Turkle( Book )

35 editions published between 1969 and 2018 in 4 languages and held by 2,116 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
Deep in the forest by Brinton Turkle( Book )

24 editions published between 1976 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 1,901 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A curious bear explores a cabin in the forest with disastrous results
Do not open by Brinton Turkle( Book )

17 editions published between 1980 and 1999 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,540 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Following a storm Miss Moody and her cat find an intriguing bottle washed up on the beach. Should they ignore its "Do not open" warning?
Over the river and through the wood by Lydia Maria Child( Book )

9 editions published between 1974 and 1987 in English and French and held by 1,466 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Well-known together with lesser-known verses to the traditional Thanksgiving song are illustrated from both Grandmother's and the journeying family's point of view
The boy who didn't believe in spring by Lucille Clifton( Book )

15 editions published between 1973 and 1992 in English and held by 1,254 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two skeptical city boys set out to find spring which they've heard is "just around the corner."
Obadiah the Bold by Brinton Turkle( Book )

15 editions published between 1965 and 2018 in English and held by 850 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young boy's desire to be a pirate is quelled by his brothers and sisters during a game
Poor Richard in France by F. N Monjo( Book )

7 editions published between 1973 and 2014 in English and held by 802 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Benjamin Franklin's seven-year-old grandson recounts the events of his grandfather's visit to France seeking aid for the revolutionaries in America
The elves and the shoemaker by Freya Littledale( Book )

6 editions published between 1975 and 1992 in English and held by 798 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The poor old shoemaker becomes successful with the help of two elves who finish his shoes during the night
The adventures of Obadiah by Brinton Turkle( Book )

11 editions published between 1972 and 1988 in English and held by 742 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Because he is always making up stories, no one in the family believes Obadiah's adventure at the sheep shearing squantum
Rachel and Obadiah by Brinton Turkle( Book )

8 editions published between 1978 and 2004 in English and held by 734 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Both Rachel and Obadiah want to earn some money by carrying the news of the next ship's arrival to Nantucket
If you lived in colonial times by Ann McGovern( Book )

11 editions published between 1964 and 1992 in English and held by 729 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes what it was like to live during the colonial time in America
Granny and the Indians by Peggy Parish( Book )

3 editions published between 1969 and 1972 in English and held by 656 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Granny Guntry proves such a menance to the Indians that they promise to bring her food everyday if she will only stay out of their forest
--if you grew up with Abraham Lincoln by Ann McGovern( Book )

4 editions published in 1966 in English and held by 579 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Twenty-five questions and answers about life in Lincoln's time--about the types of houses, the methods of travel, the kinds of recreation, etc
The far-off land by Rebecca Caudill( Book )

2 editions published between 1964 and 1966 in English and held by 535 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In 1780, sixteen-year-old Ketty makes an adventurous and hard trip with her brother and others to French Lick on the Cumberland in frontier Tennessee
The sky dog by Brinton Turkle( Book )

6 editions published between 1966 and 1972 in English and held by 503 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A little boy is convinced that the white dog he finds on the beach is the same one he used to see playing among the clouds overhead
Danny Dunn on the ocean floor by Jay Williams( Book )

8 editions published between 1960 and 1979 in English and held by 457 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Danny and the Professor are off to Mexico to test a new plastic diving ship, record fish sounds, and discover scientific phenomena of the deep
The ballad of William Sycamore, 1790-1871 by Stephen Vincent Benét( Book )

4 editions published between 1959 and 1972 in English and held by 373 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this narrative verse a frontiersman relates his love of pioneer life that drove him westward just ahead of the fences that closed off the land
The fiddler of High Lonesome by Brinton Turkle( Book )

5 editions published between 1968 and 1985 in English and held by 355 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The fighting Fogle brothers can hardly believe that little Lysander Bochamp is related to them, but welcome him to the family when they find out that his fiddle playing can charm the animals out of the forest
It's only Arnold by Brinton Turkle( Book )

4 editions published between 1973 and 1975 in English and held by 321 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Disguised as a monster, Arnold tries to scare his friends with astonishing results
Danny Dunn and the fossil cave by Jay Williams( Book )

7 editions published between 1961 and 1979 in English and held by 315 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Stumbling on the entrance to a cave, Danny Dunn findshimself involved in an exciting speleological adven- ture
 
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Thy friend, Obadiah
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Deep in the forestDo not openOver the river and through the woodThe boy who didn't believe in springThe elves and the shoemakerIf you lived in colonial times
Alternative Names
Tākuru, Burinton 1915-2003

Turkle, B. 1915-2003

タークル, ブリントン

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