WorldCat Identities

Brown, Kathryn 1955-

Overview
Works: 35 works in 88 publications in 5 languages and 14,373 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Fiction  Picture books  History  Biography  Biographies  Stories in rhyme 
Roles: Illustrator, Author
Classifications: PZ7.F8373, E
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Most widely held works about Kathryn Brown
 
Most widely held works by Kathryn Brown
Tough Boris by Mem Fox( Book )

16 editions published between 1994 and 2010 in English and Hebrew and held by 2,113 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Although he is a very tough pirate, Boris von der Borch cries when his parrots dies
The old woman who named things by Cynthia Rylant( Book )

12 editions published between 1994 and 2011 in English and Chinese and held by 1,966 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An old woman who has outlived all her friends is reluctant to become too attached to the stray dog that visits her each day
Nora's chicks by Patricia MacLachlan( Book )

2 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 1,105 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Arriving on the American prairie in the hope of making a new home, Nora, a little girl from Russia, struggles with loneliness until Papa brings her a dozen chicks and two geese who follow Nora everywhere she goes
When Moon fell down by Linda Smith( Book )

1 edition published in 2001 in English and held by 898 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The moon falls down to earth one night and roams about with a friendly cow before returning to the sky
My little grandmother often forgets by Reeve Lindbergh( Book )

3 editions published between 2007 and 2015 in English and Slovenian and held by 872 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tom's grandmother is very forgetful and repeats herself often, but as long as he is there to help her, everything works out just fine. Sometimes Tom's grandmother forgets the way home from the market, or that Tom's name is Tom and not Roy. But Tom doesn't mind. He loves to help his grandmother and just spend time with her. The special bond between a beloved grandmother affected by memory loss and her devoted grandson is described in Reeve Lindbergh's most personal book for children, one that is based on her own and her son's relationship with her mother in the last years of her life. Kathryn Brown's watercolor illustrations tenderly capture the unique characters -- and the love that is universal
The house that Jane built : a story about Jane Addams by Tanya Lee Stone( Book )

4 editions published in 2015 in English and held by 756 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Ever since she was a little girl, Jane Addams hoped to help people in need. She wanted to create a place where people could find food, work, and community. In 1889, she chose a house in a run-down Chicago neighborhood and turned it into Hull House--a settlement home--soon adding a playground, kindergarten, and a public bath, By 1907, Hull House included thirteen buildings. And by the early 1920s, more than nine thousand people visited Hull House each week. The dreams of a smart, caring girl had become a reality. And the lives of hundreds of thousands of people were transformed when they stepped into the house that Jane Addams built"--Jacket
The littlest matryoshka by Corinne Demas( Book )

2 editions published in 1999 in English and held by 748 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Nina, the smallest of a group of Russian nesting dolls, is separated from her sisters and swept along on a dangerous journey that eventually brings her back home
Eeny, Meeny, Miney Mole by Jane Yolen( Book )

3 editions published between 1992 and 1996 in English and held by 736 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Three moles who live underground wonder what the world is like "Up Above" and one of them finally ventures upward to find out for herself
Old Thunder and Miss Raney by Sharon Darrow( Book )

2 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 666 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Miss Raney is determined to win a ribbon for her biscuits at the county fair until a tornado changes her plans
A bear for all seasons by Diane Marcial Fuchs( Book )

4 editions published between 1994 and 1997 in German and English and held by 609 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fox comes to visit Bear on a cold winter day, and they reminisce about the seasons of the year and what they like best about each one
Mama loves by Rebecca Kai Dotlich( Book )

4 editions published between 2003 and 2007 in English and held by 553 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Some little pigs describe the many things and activities that their mother loves and shares with them
Stella's dancing days by Sandy Asher( Book )

3 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 527 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A charming kitten named Stella dances for the family who owns her, but as Stella grows up, she dances less and less, and everyone misses her dancing days--until she has six kittens of her own who all love to dance
Climb into my lap : first poems to read together by Lee Bennett Hopkins( Book )

3 editions published between 1997 and 1998 in English and held by 516 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of poems chosen to be read aloud, by such authors as Edward Lear, Charlotte Zolotow, and Nancy Willard
The quite contrary man : a true American tale by Patricia Rusch Hyatt( Book )

1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 505 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In nineteenth-century New England, Joseph Palmer flouts the law against wearing a beard and is accused by his fellow citizens of being unpatriotic and sinful, and stubbornly refuses to shave even when he's sent to jail
Grandpa loves by Rebecca Kai Dotlich( Book )

2 editions published between 2003 and 2005 in English and held by 490 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes all the things that a father likes, especially what he enjoys doing with his child
Kisses on the wind by Lisa Moser( Book )

2 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 440 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Young Lydia struggles to say goodbye to her grandmother as her parents finish packing their wagon for the long journey to Oregon in the nineteenth century
From lullaby to lullaby by Adèle Geras( Book )

2 editions published in 1997 in English and held by 280 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A lullaby in which a parent, while knitting a blanket for a child, describes the dreams of each of the objects pictured in the blanket
Muledred by Kathryn Brown( Book )

2 editions published in 1990 in English and held by 243 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

With the help of her grandfather's watch, Muledred the mule finally gets to school on time
The Lightey Club by Marilyn Singer( Book )

1 edition published in 1987 in English and held by 118 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Henry enlivens the dull summer she and her two sisters are being forced to spend with their grandparents by inventing imaginative stories about Lightey the Lightning Bug and his insect friends
Weekly Reader Children's Book Club presents A bear for all seasons by Diane Marcial Fuchs( Book )

1 edition published in 1996 in English and held by 22 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fox comes to visit Bear on a cold winter day, and they reminisce about the seasons of the year and what they like best about each one
 
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The old woman who named things
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controlled identityBrown, Kathy, 1955-

Brown, Kathy

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The old woman who named thingsWhen Moon fell downMy little grandmother often forgetsThe littlest matryoshkaEeny, Meeny, Miney MoleOld Thunder and Miss RaneyA bear for all seasonsMama loves