WorldCat Identities

Martens, Marianne

Overview
Works: 73 works in 174 publications in 2 languages and 15,541 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Fiction  Toy and movable books  Picture books  Christmas stories  Choose-your-own stories  Easter stories  Fairy tales  Pictorial works  Humorous fiction 
Roles: Translator, Author
Classifications: PZ7.D353, E
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Marianne Martens
Milo and the magical stones by Marcus Pfister( Book )

7 editions published between 1997 and 2009 in English and held by 1,456 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A mouse discovers an extraordinary stone that can bring delight or disaster to the world. Halfway through, the book splits into two sections, each offering a different ending
Milo and the mysterious island by Marcus Pfister( Book )

7 editions published between 2000 and 2014 in English and held by 983 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Milo and some of the other island mice build a raft and go on an ocean voyage in search of the island of striped mice. Halfway through, the book splits into two sections, offering two possible endings from which the reader can choose
Just the way you are by Marcus Pfister( Book )

4 editions published between 1991 and 2002 in English and Spanish and held by 753 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tired of their normal appearances, the animals want to look special for the big party but come to realize that they are special just the way they are. Die-cut pages offer glimpses of each animal's dream transformation
The Easter chick by Géraldine Elschner( Book )

5 editions published between 2004 and 2006 in English and held by 712 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Hilda is worried when her beautiful egg does not hatch, until she hears a voice from inside asking when Easter will arrive and sets out to find the answer
Chameleon's colors by Chisato Tashiro( Book )

6 editions published between 2003 and 2010 in English and held by 626 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tired of always changing colors, Chameleon is surprised to discover that other jungle animals are bored with their appearances, and he sets out to make each whatever color and pattern he or she wishes
Swan lake by Lisbeth Zwerger( Book )

3 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 541 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A prince's love for a swan queen overcomes an evil sorcerer's spell in this fairy tale adaptation of the classic ballet
Ragged bear by Brigitte Weninger( Book )

6 editions published between 1996 and 1998 in English and held by 532 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An old teddy bear, abandoned in the park by unappreciative owners, is rescued by another child and given a new home filled with love
Little Donkey and the birthday present by Rindert Kromhout( Book )

2 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 508 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After picking out a birthday present for his friend, Jackie the yak, Little Donkey wants to keep it for himself
Bernard Bear's amazing adventure by Hans de Beer( Book )

3 editions published in 1994 in English and held by 452 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Not wanting to hibernate alone, a young bear heads south and meets three grouchy dormice when he gets lost in a snowstorm
I can dress myself! by Birte Müller( Book )

2 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 426 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Daisy insists she can dress herself for a trip to the park with her mother, but one pair of pants is too big, another too small, and her favorite sweatshirt is in the wash
Christmas for the snowmen by Wolfram Hänel( Book )

4 editions published between 2004 and 2008 in English and held by 423 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When snowmen, Jimmy, Jack, and Junior, find the weather outside too cold and lonely on Christmas Eve, the neighborhood children come and help by creating new friends for them
The Ox and the Donkey : a Christmas story by Günter Spang( Book )

3 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 413 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The relationship between a selfish ox and a gentle donkey that share a stable in Bethlehem changes after they witness the birth of Jesus
The old red tractor by Andreas Dierssen( Book )

3 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 396 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tony loves his hand-me-down tractor until he sees his neighbor with a fancy new one, but when his parents refuse to buy him a new one even after he crashes the old, Tony realizes how much his old friend means to him
Oh no, Ono! by Hans de Beer( Book )

3 editions published between 2004 and 2006 in English and held by 382 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ono the piglet's curiosity involves him in such mishaps as getting trapped in a ball of yarn while playing with a kitten and accidentally running into a sleeping cow while knocking over haystacks
Davy in the middle by Brigitte Weninger( Book )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 347 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Although Davy Rabbit is too little to hike with his older brother and too big to play games with his younger siblings, he is just the right size to babysit his younger sister
Aaron's secret message by Marcus Pfister( Book )

2 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 332 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Aaron sees a bright star and a stable in his dream, later he meets Mary and Joseph trying to find a place to stay in Bethlehem, and as he helps them he becomes a part of the miracle of Christ's birth
Snow ravens by Bruno Hächler( Book )

3 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 322 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A raven who enjoys watching children play in the snow attracts their amazed attention after he tries to make a snow angel himself
The spy in the attic by Ursel Scheffler( Book )

1 edition published in 1997 in English and held by 314 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After he sees some unusual late-night deliveries, Martin's active imagination has him and his friends convinced that the man who has recently moved into the attic apartment should be watched
Farley farts by Birte Müller( Book )

2 editions published between 2003 and 2007 in English and held by 308 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Although the doctor says it will pass, Farley the frog is embarrassed that he cannot stop farting and tries to control himself, but when he swells up like a balloon things are even worse
Smoky's special Easter present by Dorothea Lachner( Book )

2 editions published in 1996 in English and held by 296 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Hoping to find a special Easter present for his owner, a resourceful rabbit sets out for the city, having a series of adventures before his journey is done
 
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Milo and the mysterious islandJust the way you areThe Easter chickChameleon's colorsSwan lakeRagged bearLittle Donkey and the birthday presentBernard Bear's amazing adventure