WorldCat Identities

Brock, Emma L. (Emma Lillian) 1886-1974

Overview
Works: 134 works in 271 publications in 2 languages and 5,710 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Juvenile works  Short stories  Fairy tales  History 
Roles: Author, Illustrator, Former owner
Classifications: PZ7.B781, FIC
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works about Emma L Brock
 
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Most widely held works by Emma L Brock
Told under the magic umbrella : modern fanciful stories for young children by Association for Childhood Education International( Book )

1 edition published in 1939 in English and held by 530 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Collection of lively stories for younger children
Johnny-cake by Joseph Jacobs( Book )

4 editions published in 1933 in English and held by 420 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A Johnny-cake escapes from the oven and outruns man and beast, but meets his match in the wily fox
Here comes Kristie by Emma L Brock( Book )

9 editions published between 1942 and 1965 in English and held by 191 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Story of two brothers, Elmer and Einer, who both wanted a horse more than anything
Granny's wonderful chair by Frances Browne( Book )

12 editions published between 1924 and 1962 in English and held by 182 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

At a royal feast, the peasant girl Snowflower regales the court with fantasy stories told by the magic chair her grandmother gave her
Plug-horse derby by Emma L Brock( Book )

5 editions published between 1955 and 1958 in English and Danish and held by 175 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The training, coaching, and grooming of a good old work horse for a big race. Grades 4-6
Drusilla by Emma L Brock( Book )

7 editions published between 1937 and 1967 in English and held by 175 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Drusilla, a cornhusk doll, travels along with Sarah and her family when they journey to Minnesota, and has many adventures along the way
Memoirs of a London doll by R. H Horne( Book )

11 editions published between 1922 and 1961 in English and held by 172 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In a large dusky room at the top of a dusky house in one of the dusky streets of High Holborn, there lived a poor doll-maker, whose name was Sprat. He lived there with his wife and three children. They all were dollmakers and very industrious
The birds' Christmas tree by Emma L Brock( Book )

2 editions published between 1946 and 1951 in English and held by 153 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A fierce storm covers up all their food, but then the hungry birds receive a wonderful present, a very special kind of Christmas tree
The runaway sardine by Emma L Brock( Book )

7 editions published between 1929 and 1956 in English and held by 139 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Zacharie the sardine escapes from a tub and heads towards the ocean, only to discover that he would be safer and happier back in his tub
Ballet for Mary by Emma L Brock( Book )

3 editions published between 1954 and 1964 in English and held by 139 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ungraceful Mary finally learns to dance and on the opening night of the play unexpectedly becomes the heroine of the performance
One little Indian boy by Emma L Brock( Book )

5 editions published between 1932 and 1943 in English and held by 134 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tells about Skipping-in-the-Morning's long walk
The greedy goat by Emma L Brock( Book )

5 editions published between 1931 and 1959 in English and held by 133 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When Anna Marie, the goat, misbehaves the family tries to sell her but she keeps coming back
To market! To market! by Emma L Brock( Book )

4 editions published between 1930 and 1937 in English and held by 133 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story tells of the adventures of a duck and a mouse who one day find a silver gulden in the mud. AFter a great deal of thought, they finally decide to go to the market in Op-Zoom, Holland, to spend it
Mary on roller skates by Emma L Brock( Book )

1 edition published in 1967 in English and held by 130 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mary is always in such a hurry that she is called Sudden Mary; so naturally she wants a pair of noisy roller skates that can get her places faster
The topsy-turvy family by Emma L Brock( Book )

2 editions published between 1943 and 1955 in English and held by 127 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of the Wiggin family who lives on the frontier prairie in a log house and the accidents they have while waiting for the new school teacher to arrive
Kristie and the colt : and the others by Emma L Brock( Book )

2 editions published between 1949 and 1959 in English and held by 118 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of stories that center around Kristie the horse and other animals that live on and around a Minnesota farm
Till potatoes grow on trees nine fine retellable tales by Emma L Brock( Book )

10 editions published between 1938 and 1957 in English and held by 110 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of short, easy-to-read stories about the strange adventures of Sudden Mary, Paul the Farmer, and the Blue-Ribbon Lamb
Mary's secret by Emma L Brock( Book )

1 edition published in 1962 in English and held by 106 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

All summer impulsive Mary and her best friend have fun in their tree house and enjoy talking about "The Secret."
The plaid cow by Emma L Brock( Book )

1 edition published in 1961 in English and held by 99 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of five short stories all set in Minnesota
Patty on horseback by Emma L Brock( Book )

2 editions published between 1959 and 1966 in English and held by 97 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Patty wins first prize of a small colt and then has to learn patience while the colt grows up enough for her to ride. Grades 4-5
 
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Alternative Names
Brock, Emma 1886-1974

Brock, Emma L.

Brock, Emma Lillian 1886-1974

Languages
English (99)

Danish (2)