Most widely held works about Martin Waddell
Most widely held works by Martin Waddell
Farmer duck by Martin Waddell ( Book )
110 editions published between 1991 and 2011 in 33 languages and held by 3,056 libraries worldwide
When a kind and hardworking duck nearly collapses from overwork, while taking care of a farm because the owner is too lazy to do so, the rest of the animals get together and chase the farmer out of town.
Can't you sleep, Little Bear by Martin Waddell ( Book )
116 editions published between 1988 and 2011 in 20 languages and held by 2,940 libraries worldwide
When bedtime comes Little Bear is afraid of the dark, until Big Bear brings him lights and love.
Owl babies by Martin Waddell ( Book )
65 editions published between 1975 and 2010 in 10 languages and held by 2,610 libraries worldwide
When three baby owls awake one night to find their mother gone, they can't help but wonder where she is. Stunning illustrations from unique and striking perspectives capture the owls as they worry about their mother: What is she doing? When will she be back? What scary things move all around them? Not surprisingly, a joyous flapping and dancing and bouncing greets her return, lending a celebratory tone to the ending of this comforting tale. Never has the plight of young ones who miss their mother been so simply told or so beautifully rendered.
Let's go home, Little Bear by Martin Waddell ( Book )
32 editions published between 1991 and 2009 in 7 languages and held by 2,248 libraries worldwide
When Little Bear is frightened by the noises he hears while walking in the snowy woods, his friend Big Bear reassures him.
You and me, Little Bear by Martin Waddell ( Book )
60 editions published between 1995 and 2006 in 16 languages and held by 1,767 libraries worldwide
Little Bear helps Big Bear gather wood, fetch water, and tidy the cave so that they can play together.
The pig in the pond by Martin Waddell ( Book )
25 editions published between 1992 and 2007 in 5 languages and held by 1,708 libraries worldwide
An overheated pig who doesn't swim, throws himself into a pond, throwing the farmyard into an uproar. Most pigs don't swim, or so it's said. But on this hot summer day, the pig on Neligan's farm sits by the pond feeling envious of the ducks and geese floating in the cool water. Finally, when she can endure the heat no longer--Splash!--this sweltering pig takes a dive, throwing the entire farm into an uproar.
Snow bears by Martin Waddell ( Book )
17 editions published between 2000 and 2004 in 3 languages and held by 1,569 libraries worldwide
When three little bears play in the snow, they pretend to be "snow bears" and their mother goes along with the game.
When the teddy bears came by Martin Waddell ( Book )
10 editions published between 1994 and 1998 in English and Chinese and held by 1,469 libraries worldwide
When Tom's mother brings home the new baby, so many teddy bears arrive as gifts that there is no room for Tom, but she assures him that there will always be a place for him.
Once there were giants by Martin Waddell ( Book )
14 editions published between 1986 and 2001 in 3 languages and held by 1,443 libraries worldwide
As a baby girl grows up and becomes an adult, the "giants" in her family seem to grow smaller.
Room for a little one : a Christmas tale by Martin Waddell ( Book )
13 editions published between 2004 and 2008 in English and held by 1,399 libraries worldwide
Kind Ox welcomes Old Dog, Stray Cat, Small Mouse, Tired Donkey, and finally the baby Jesus into his stable on the first Christmas night.
Hi, Harry by Martin Waddell ( Book )
5 editions published between 2003 and 2004 in English and French and held by 1,388 libraries worldwide
A tortoise tries to find someone who will play with him at his own speed.
Good job, Little Bear by Martin Waddell ( Book )
6 editions published between 1999 and 2002 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,385 libraries worldwide
Little Bear does a good job of climbing rocks, bouncing on a tree branch, and crossing a stream, but Big Bear is always there to lend a helping hand when needed. While on a walk, Little Bear tries some dangerous stunts, but Big Bear is always there to save him.
Tiny's big adventure by Martin Waddell ( Book )
6 editions published between 2004 and 2008 in English and held by 1,384 libraries worldwide
Katy Mouse teaches her younger brother, Tiny, the names of some of the things they see, including a boot, a snail, and a pheasant, when they go to the cornfield to play games.
It's quacking time by Martin Waddell ( Book )
9 editions published between 2005 and 2006 in 4 languages and held by 1,363 libraries worldwide
A duckling and all his family happily await the hatching of his parents' new egg.
Sleep tight, Little Bear by Martin Waddell ( Book )
18 editions published between 2004 and 2006 in 10 languages and held by 1,227 libraries worldwide
Little Bear finds a cave that is just the right size for him, but at bedtime he starts thinking about Big Bear, all alone in their big Bear Cave.
A kitten called Moonlight by Martin Waddell ( Book )
6 editions published between 2000 and 2006 in English and Chinese and held by 1,117 libraries worldwide
A little girl and her mother recall how a special kitten came into their lives one dark and stormy night.
Webster J. Duck by Martin Waddell ( Book )
10 editions published between 2001 and 2004 in English and French and held by 1,103 libraries worldwide
Webster J. Duck turns to several animals when he tries to find his mother.
The happy hedgehog band by Martin Waddell ( Book )
8 editions published between 1991 and 2006 in English and held by 1,096 libraries worldwide
Happy hedgehogs with drums inspire the other animals in Dickon Wood to join them in making lively music.
Who do you love by Martin Waddell ( Book )
9 editions published between 1998 and 2005 in English and French and held by 1,087 libraries worldwide
At bedtime a mother cat and her kitten Holly play the game "Who Do You Love?" and Holly describes everyone she loves and her reasons for doing so.
The big big sea by Martin Waddell ( Book )
7 editions published between 1994 and 2009 in English and Chinese and held by 1,075 libraries worldwide
A young girl and her mother take a nighttime walk to the sea, creating beautiful memories of a special experience.
Animals Bears Bedtime Big Bear (Fictitious character : Waddell) Boats and boating Brothers and sisters Cats Children's stories, English Dinosaurs Dogs Dolls Domestic animals Ducks Eggs Families Farm life Fear Fear of the dark Fiction Friendship Frontier and pioneer life Goats Grandfathers Imagination Infants Jesus Christ Juvenile works Kittens Little Bear (Fictitious character : Waddell) Love Mice Mother and child Mothers and daughters Nativity of Jesus Christ Noise Owls Pictorial works Picture books for children Play Rabbits Self-reliance Snails Snow Speed Swine Teddy bears Temper tantrums Toys Turkeys Turtles
Pseud. Sefton, Catherine 1941-
Sefton, Catherine 1941-....
Multiple languages (9)
Greek, Modern (3)
No Linguistic content (2)
Scottish Gaelic (1)